Current & Upcoming

Flavors of Fall Fundraiser

Nov 11, 2023 5:00PM—7:30PM

Savor the flavors of fall made from local Wisconsin products. Our partners, the Beer Barons of Milwaukee, will be sharing a unique seasonal beer brewed especially for us! Enjoy an evening with friends and do a little holiday shopping at the Fall-themed silent auction while helping the Friends of Wehr raise money for Wehr’s program…

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Fall Bike Hike

Oct 01, 2022 9:00AM—11:00AM

Take a trip back in time! On a leisurely-paced, guided bike ride you’ll explore ancient natural features in the landscape, historic landmarks, and the wildlife of Whitnall Park and Root River Parkway. All participants are required to provide their own bicycles, water, and helmets. Online registration required two days prior to programRecommended for ages 6…

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Cider Sunday Fundraiser

Oct 01, 2023 11:30AM—4:30PM

Celebrate fall during this family-friendly event for all ages. This year’s theme is “An Apple a Day” with a focus on the nutritional benefits of apples as well as the physical and mental health benefits of getting outside in nature. Live music from The Sweet Sheiks and The Bluegrass Allstars. Tasty apple treats, pumpkin bowling,…

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Meet the Trees

Oct 30, 2021 1:00PM—3:00PM

You have walked by them, admired their beauty, and appreciated their shade, but have you ever really met a tree? Join a naturalist to learn more about the spectacular trees that grace Wehr Nature Center’s trails. We will learn to use a simple tree identification key as we enjoy the beauty of the forest in…

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Pop-Up Nature: Nature’s Fall Bounty

Nov 28, 2020 1:00PM


Just as families are celebrating the harvest, nature is having its own celebration by producing seeds, nuts and berries.  We will share a story A Seed Is Sleepy by Dianna Aston (Author), Sylvia Long (Illustrator), scavenger activity, and craft in celebration of this special time of year. Coordinator will send participants YouTube Video Links for…

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Past | Archive

Frog Frolic for Families

Apr 20, 2024 6:30PM—8:30PM

Great Whitnall Park Clean-up

Apr 20, 2024 9:00AM—12:00PM

Hike for Health

Apr 17, 2024 10:30AM—11:30AM