Breakfast: 8:00am – 9:45am
Free Program: 10:00am- 11:00am
* Adults: $7
* Children 5-12: $3
* Children under 5: free
Breakfast is an all you care to eat buffet of specialty and plain pancakes, sausage, fresh fruit, juice and coffee.
Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019
Presenter: Chris Cold – WI DNR
Learn about frog, toad, and salamander identification and habitats and view a few live amphibians! By the end of this presentation, you will understand the importance of amphibians as living indicators of environmental health.
Date: Saturday, July 13, 2019
Presenter: Jim Schwiebert – Beaver Creek Reserve
Native butterflies will be the focus of this presentation. We’ll explore a butterfly’s life cycle, look at the difference between moths and butterflies, take a peek at butterfly migration, and then showcase some of the more common butterflies of Wisconsin that we can see in the area. If time remains, we’ll touch on a bit of butterfly gardening too!
Uncommon Facts about Common Birds
Date: Saturday, August 10, 2019
Presenter: Stan Tekiela – Nature Smart
This is a fun and entertaining talk presenting fascinating facts and tidbits about some of the birds that people love to hate along with some of the more common birds in our yard. Stan will challenge your preconceived ideas about some common birds such as the European Starling, the American Crow and much, much more. You will never look at these birds the same way ever again.
Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019
Presenter: John Haack – Retired UW Extension
Join us to hear about the fascinating history and unique biology of wild rice the “food that grows on water.” Learn what is involved in processing and preparing this delicious local food.