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(Postponed until 2022) Women and Girls in Science: Inspiring the Next Generation of Scientists – Meet the Scientists

Mar 13, 2021 10:00AM—11:30AM

This program will finalize our month-long celebration of Women and Girls in Science. Women in STEM careers will be share their experiences and inspirations via a virtual discussion panel.   Attendees and their families are encouraged to ask questions of our panel of scientists. Our hope is that families with young girls will reach out to…

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Owl Prowl for Youth Groups @ Falk Park

Jan 09, 2021 7:00PM—8:00PM

Falk Park, 2013 W Rawson Ave, Oak Creek

Registration coming soon! Scout and youth groups are invited to spend twilight with the owls. Attendees will learn about amazing owl adaptations and habits through fun pre-recorded virtual activities and then meet with Wehr Nature Center Naturalists for an evening hike into the woods to look and listen for owls. Group size will be limited…

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Homemade Holidays – Pandemic Edition

Dec 04, 2020—Dec 06, 2020

Deadline to order your crafts – November 15 Pickup craft orders December 4, 5, and 7 Did you know that crafting helps reduce stress? Concentrating on the task at hand focuses the mind and reduces negative thoughts. Sadly, some of our favorite things have not happened this year due to the pandemic – we won’t…

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Adventure Challenge Virtual Fundraiser Celebration

Oct 04, 2020 12:00PM

Join us (virtually) to celebrate and appreciate all the Wehr supporters and sponsors that made this fundraiser possible. We will announce our total funds raised and award prizes to the top supporters. We’ll highlight adventure stories and photos shared with us throughout the 3 weeks of fun! Wehr Adventure Challenge runs from Sept 13 –…

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Adventure Challenge Virtual Fundraiser Kickoff

Sep 13, 2020 12:00PM

The Friends of Wehr is thrilled to kick off our first-ever virtual fundraiser! Tune in as we mark this exciting launch with words from the FOW Board and Staff. You’ll see a preview of activities and challenges that are in store for event participants. We’ll meet some Champion Peer-to-Peer fundraisers and hear what inspired them…

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CANCELED Maple Sugar Days for Youth Groups

Mar 29, 2020 12:00PM—1:00PM

Reserved hikes start at 12:00, 12:20, 12:40 pm. Paid pre-registration is required for this event. Youth and scout groups are invited to join in the Wisconsin spring tradition of Maple Sugarin’. This 2-hour program includes a guided walk through the sugarbush, tree drilling practice, a visit to an old-fashioned sugarin’ camp, activities that teach about the…

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CANCELED Maple Sugar Days for Youth Groups

Mar 28, 2020 12:00PM—1:00PM

Wehr Nature Center

Reserved hikes start at 12:00, 12:20, 12:40 pm. Paid pre-registration is required for this event. Youth and scout groups are invited to join in the Wisconsin spring tradition of Maple Sugarin’. This 2-hour program includes a guided walk through the sugarbush, tree drilling practice, a visit to an old-fashioned sugarin’ camp, activities that teach about…

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Women and Girls in Science

Mar 07, 2020 10:00AM—3:30PM

Let’s celebrate historic female figures as well as current women in science and their contributions! Celebrate National Women’s History Month by learning about the important contributions of both historical and contemporary women to science. This open house event will feature local women scientists who will share their passions, hands-on science activities for children, and presentations…

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