Cakes at the Lake


Cakes at the Lake, put on by the Long Lake Preservation Association, and hosted by the Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary, are a series of pancake breakfasts followed by free environmental programs.

Time:
Breakfast: 8:00am – 9:45am
Free Program: 10:00am- 11:00am

Breakfast Cost:
* 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.


Loons

Date: Saturday, June 13, 2020
Presenter: Gavin Fountaine, LoonWatch

Learn about common loons and their habitats here in Wisconsin! Gavin will share about the threats to loons and their habitats, and the monitoring, research, and conservation efforts being made for loons. By the end of the program, you’ll know ways to help protect the loons in your local lakes.


Native Bees

Date: Saturday, June 27, 2020
Presenter: PJ Liesch, UW-Extension

What’s the buzz? Learn about the wide variety of native bees of Wisconsin such as bumble bees, honey bees, small carpenter bees, leafcutter bees, and many more with entomologist PJ Liesch.  


Getting to Know Wisconsin Wolves

Date: Saturday, July 11, 2020
Presenter: Timberwolf Information Network (TWIN)

Join the Timberwolf Information Network to learn about more about wolves – their biology, pack structure and behavior as well as how their populations are monitored in Wisconsin.


Crane Conservation

Date: Saturday, August 8, 2020
Presenter: Ben Lam, International Crane Foundation

The International Crane Foundation works worldwide to conserve cranes and the ecosystems, watersheds, and flyways on which they depend. Hear about some of the conservation work that is being done with the two species of cranes that are in North America; the Sandhill Cranes and the Whooping Cranes.


Wildflowers

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2020
Presenter: Linda Anderson, Master Gardener

Wild about wildflowers? Learn about the variety of native wildflowers that grow in our area and how to grow them around your homes in your lawn and gardens.