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UEC Menomonee Valley
Take it Outside Day on Saturday, June 15 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm It’s FREE! Urban Ecology Center Menomonee Valley 3700 W Pierce St Milwaukee WI Take it Outside Day – Kayaking (For adults & teens) Our experienced instructors will host 3 learning stations: common kayaking strokes & movements, proper life-jacket fitting, & 20 minute guided kayaking...
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Classes and ages vary; Please see details Here. 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: (It’s Get Outside Time MKE!)
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Take it Outside Day – Winter Gear  January 20 at 10:00 am – 2:00 pm It’s FREE! Take it Outside and get a free chance to enjoy our winter outdoor recreation equipment. Embrace the cold and snow by trying our skis, snowshoes, and more! Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally...
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It’s the UEC’s Winterfest Time! February 3 from 11:00am – 2:00pm Join us in Washington Park for winter fun, weather conditions permitting. Bring your friends and family along for an afternoon of crisp winter hikes, speeding down the sledding hill then warm up with drinks around a fire and more! Please note: Dates and times...
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Saturday, February 24 from 5:30 – 8:00pm BUNDLE UP AND EXPERIENCE WINTER IN A WHOLE NEW LIGHT! For the 7th year we are eager to offer the exciting Urban Candlelight Hike in Three Bridges Park. Grab your stocking cap and crew, and we’ll see you outside! The Hank Aaron State Trail will be lit with...
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Family Animal Tracking Hike on February 2, 2024 at 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm Not all animal stories are found on the pages of a book. Discover the stories that animals tell by leaving their tracks and other signs behind on a trail or in your backyard! Please note: Dates and times are subject to...
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Winter Break Adventure Days (For Ages 7 – 12 years old) December 21, 22, 26, 27, 28 & 29 | 9 AM – 4 PM | Riverside Park & Menomonee Valley Kids will have an active day outdoors while out of school with the UEC! We’ll go hiking, catch bugs, watch birds, play in the...
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Winter Break Forest Adventures (For Ages 4-6 years old) December 21, 22, 27 & 28 | 9 AM – 4 PM | Riverside Park & Menomonee Valley School’s out, get ready for an active wintry day outdoors hiking, climbing and playing in the park! Let’s explore and learn together about what’s happening in nature. Dress...
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July 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Let’s search for bugs! Use lenses, nets, and boxes to observe insects, arachnids, and true bugs (What are true bugs? Come find out!) Learn how to identify different species and create your own insect. Bugs are so cool! Please note: Dates and times are subject to change,...
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