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It’s It Spring Yet?!
Monday, April 8, 2024 | 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm The Great American Eclipse will offer a rare opportunity for viewers to witness a total eclipse of the sun, which happens when the new moon passes directly between the Earth and the Sun. This extraordinary eclipse will cross the entirety of the United States and...
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April 16 from 4:00pm – 6:30pm at Kinship Community Food Center 924 East Clarke St Milwaukee WI Food Distribution Support at Kinship Community Food Center Join Sunbeam Kids at Kinship Community Food Center (formerly Riverwest Food Pantry) on Tuesday, April 16th to lend a little hand in the Food Distribution Center from 4:30-6:30 pm. Kinship works to end hunger,...
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Join us Saturday, March 23 for Maple Sugar Time! Maple sugaring has been a wonderful tradition for generations. Learn how maple sap turns into syrup, how to identify a maple tree, and practice tapping a log with one of our hand drills. We’ll have five activities to participate in along the trails. Before you leave, visit the...
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Saturday, February 3  from 10:00 am – Noon at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts Design and construct some cool easy artsy books using a variety of methods and materials. These books can be used as nature journals, family record books, your art scrap book or whatever you wish. If you have any fun...
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FREE Family Art Workshops! Offered every 2nd Saturday of the month from 10am to Noon. Projects vary from month to month, but all will be the perfect opportunity for families to come together and create art. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event...
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Frog Frolic for Families on April 20 from 6:30pm—8:30pm   Calling all frog lovers. Hop over to Wehr and celebrate spring with these amazing amphibians. We will meet some Wisconsin amphibians up close and then stroll to Wehr’s vernal pond to listen for the sweet sound of frogs chorusing.  Recommended for families with children ages 5...
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A program for children ages 4-6 with a caregiver. March 10 from 1:00pm—2:00pm & March 11 from 9:30am—10:30am What has a ringed tail and visits your garbage at night? The rascally raccoon of course! Learn raccoon adaptations, take a short walk to search for raccoon clues, and make a craft raccoon. Discover why they love...
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Maple Sugar Days 2024 Saturday & Sunday, March 23 & 24 from 12-4pm Join us at our 44th Annual Maple Sugar Days to hear the surprising stories behind your favorite sticky treat. Learn how the indigenous peoples of North America created the first maple sugar and continue their sacred tradition today. Meet one of our...
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February 24 from 3:00pm—4:00pm & March 29 from 4:30pm—5:30pm Veterans from all branches of service – Active Duty, Reserve, and Retired personnel and their families are invited to attend monthly walks at Wehr Nature Center. We will have frosty fun on the trails of Wehr Nature Center experiencing and observing seasonal nature happenings. Please Register...
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March 15th from 10:00am-11:30am TASTE THE RAINBOW (AGES 3-7 WITH A GROWNUP HELPER) HANDS-ON Experience the luck of the Irish at this kid’s course! It’s Spring, it’s St. Patty’s Day…this calls for a colorful celebration! In this class, kids will chop, mix, grate and roll with all of the colors of the rainbow. It’s a wonderful...
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