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Outdoor Learning
Public Observation Night at Milwaukee Astronomical Society Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event website to confirm the latest details: (Seeing Stars MKE)
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Sunday, May 19 at 8:00am at the Milwaukee County Zoo 10001 W Bluemound Rd Milwaukee WI  19th Annual Steps Against Melanoma Walk (formerly Block Melanoma). All participants who register and raise or self-donate $50 or more will receive a 2024 Steps Against Melanoma T-shirt—all proceeds benefitting AIM at Melanoma Foundation. More Information Here. Please note:...
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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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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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BROADWAY SKATES IS BACK! Broadway Skates: Shrek The Musical Saturday, February 24 | 11am to 2pm  Red Arrow Park – Slice of Ice In partnership with Marcus Performing Arts Center and the Milwaukee Theater District, Broadway Skates is back! This year’s edition will highlight the soundtrack from “Shrek – The Musical” ahead of its debut...
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Calling all superheroes! Get ready to unleash your inner superhero at the third annual Downtown Ice CAPE-ade! This exciting event is swooping back into “Slice of Ice” on Saturday, February 10, 2024, from 11 am to 2 pm, promising a thrilling experience for families and fans of all ages. Please note: Dates and times are...
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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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