Did you know that a group of hummingbirds is called a "charm" or that a hummingbird can flap its wings up to 200 flaps per second?  Join us as we enter the fascinating world of hummingbirds.  Families can enjoy a story about these flying jewels, make a hummingbird related craft, and go on a scavenger…

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A Series of Short Videos produced by Wehr Nature Center and the Greendale Health Department to help you stay safe while exploring outdoors. Free resources available while supplies lasts. Topics will include: Tick identification and life cycles;tick supervillian adaptations, ecology of tick bore diseases;how to dress to prevent bites, how to safely remove a tick,…

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Designed for children ages 4 – 6 with an adult., but everyone is welcome. Join us via Zoom to meet Wehr’s resident Tree Frog and Salamanders. They LOVE to eat! Tune in to see them gobble insects & worms and discover how our amphibian allies keep nature in balance. We will read The Salamander Room…

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Designed for children ages 4-6 with an adult, but everyone is welcome. Join us via Zoom to meet “Louise”, Wehr’s queen of charisma Wood Turtle. Louise is very active and loves to roam. That’s exactly what she will do as we follow her as she explores Wehr Nature Center (with supervision). After building up an…

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Designed for children ages 4-6 with an adult, but everyone is welcome. Designed for children ages 4 – 6 with an adult, but everyone is welcome. Join us via Zoom to meet “Boxy”, Wehr’s Ornate Box Turtle. Boxy will explore Wehr to build up an appetite before she is fed a mix of berries, lettuce,…

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Designed for children ages 4-6 with an adult, but everyone is welcome. Designed for children ages 4 – 6 with an adult., but everyone is welcome. Join us via Zoom to meet “Frank”, Wehr’s three-foot-long Fox Snake as he explores and crawls around Wehr Nature Center (with supervision). Little ones will also see a snake…

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The natural world is full of sound. Learn how wildlife use sound for courtship, warnings, and even fun. Discover the physics of sound and how hearing and vocalization work and then go to the field for an intro to wildlife acoustic technology.  Test software that reveals the unique frequencies of bird and bat calls. Join…

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