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Dane County Parks

Jun

22

Prairie Stewardship Work Days

Interested in Wisconsin prairies and native plant gardening? Join us for work days at the Lussier Family Heritage Center this spring, summer and fall!

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Jun

22

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Jun

23

Bumble Bee Brigade: Citizen Science Survey Team

Learn about Wisconsin’s 20 bumble bee species while taking a walk through the prairie.

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Jun

23

Kids Bike Adventure - Lussier Family Heritage Center

Bike Adventure Lussier Family Heritage Center - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jun

24

Presentations in the Park: Citizen Science at the UW Arboretum: The Starter Pack

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Julia Whidden from the UW Arboretum. 

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Jun

25

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jun

25

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jun

25

Prairie Stewardship Work Days

Interested in Wisconsin prairies and native plant gardening? Join us for work days at the Lussier Family Heritage Center this spring, summer and fall!

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Jun

26

Prairie Plant ID

Take a walk around beautiful Pheasant Branch Conservancy while identifying prairie plants and learning more about them in the process.

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Jun

27

Yoga in the Park

Wishing Tree Studio instructors are excited to once again offer 60 minute yoga sessions in the park!

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Jun

28

Monday Morning Summer Walks Series

Join naturalist Clare for leisurely park tours featuring trails around the Lussier Family Heritage Center. This series is an especially great opportunity if you are a park neighbor or staying at W.G. Lunney Lake Farm Park campground. All are welcome!

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Jun

29

Prairie Stewardship Work Days

Interested in Wisconsin prairies and native plant gardening? Join us for work days at the Lussier Family Heritage Center this spring, summer and fall!

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Jun

30

Kids Bike Adventure - Lussier Family Heritage Center

Bike Adventure Lussier Family Heritage Center - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

1

Kids Bike Adventure - Lussier Family Heritage Center

Bike Adventure Lussier Family Heritage Center - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

1

Movies in the Park - Disney Nature Earth

Come to the Lussier Family Heritage Center for an outdoor screening of Disney Nature's Earth.

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Jul

2

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

8

Presentations in the Park - Wisconsin Wetlands

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Katie Beilfuss from the Wisconsin Wetlands Association.  

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Jul

9

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

9

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

9

Prairie Stewardship Work Days

Interested in Wisconsin prairies and native plant gardening? Join us for work days at the Lussier Family Heritage Center this spring, summer and fall!

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Jul

11

Art in the Park - Marsh View

Join us for Art in the Park at the Lussier Family Heritage Center! No artistic talent needed, just the desire to have fun.

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Jul

12

Monday Morning Summer Walks Series

Join naturalist Clare for leisurely park tours featuring trails around the Lussier Family Heritage Center. This series is an especially great opportunity if you are a park neighbor or staying at W.G. Lunney Lake Farm Park campground. All are welcome!

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Jul

13

Bumble Bee Brigade: Citizen Science Survey Team

Learn about Wisconsin’s 20 bumble bee species while taking a walk through the prairie.

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Jul

13

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Jul

14

Kids Bike Adventure - Lussier Family Heritage Center

Bike Adventure Lussier Family Heritage Center - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

15

Friends of Pheasant Branch Virtual Conservancy Day

Join online for a monthly presentation hosted by the Friends, or catch up on recordings of past Conservancy Days.

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Jul

15

Presentations in the Park - Whooping Crane Conservation

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Elizabeth Condon from the International Crane Foundation.  

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Jul

16

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

17

Bird & Nature Walk featuring the beautiful Capital Springs State Park

Join a naturalist-led bird and nature walk featuring the Capital Springs State Park. Highlights include large prairie areas, miles of undisturbed Lake Waubesa shoreline, and a wooded drumlin. All ages welcome.

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Jul

17

Movies in the Park - Detective Pikachu

Come to the Lussier Family Heritage Center for an outdoor screening of Detective Pikachu.

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Jul

18

Friends of Stewart Park Restoration Workday

Join the Friends of Stewart Park for a Sunday workday in the Oak Trail Woodland and Savanna

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Jul

18

Yoga in the Park

Wishing Tree Studio instructors are excited to once again offer 60 minute yoga sessions in the park!

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Jul

21

Kids Bike Adventure - Lussier Family Heritage Center

Bike Adventure Lussier Family Heritage Center - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

22

Bumble Bee Brigade: Citizen Science Survey Team

Learn about Wisconsin’s 20 bumble bee species while taking a walk through the prairie.

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Jul

22

Presentations in the Park - Monarch Butterfly Biology & Conservation

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Karen Oberhauser from the UW Arboretum. 

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Jul

23

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

23

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

23

Prairie Stewardship Work Days

Interested in Wisconsin prairies and native plant gardening? Join us for work days at the Lussier Family Heritage Center this spring, summer and fall!

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Jul

25

Yoga in the Park

Wishing Tree Studio instructors are excited to once again offer 60 minute yoga sessions in the park!

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Jul

27

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Jul

28

Kids Bike Adventure - Lussier Family Heritage Center

Bike Adventure Lussier Family Heritage Center - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

29

Presentations in the Park - Climate Action in Dane County

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Kathy Kuntz from Dane County Office of Energy & Climate.   

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Jul

30

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Jul

30

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Aug

4

Certified Land Steward Orientation

An in-depth training for volunteers interested in restoration work within Dane County Park's natural areas. Those who attend this orientation have the opportunity to become leads on restoration projects within areas of their choosing.

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Aug

4

Kids Bike Adventure - Lussier Family Heritage Center

Bike Adventure Lussier Family Heritage Center - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Aug

5

Movies in the Park - Disney Nature Wings of Life

Come to the Lussier Family Heritage Center for an outdoor screening of Disney Nature's Wings of Life, sponsored by Festival Foods!

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Aug

6

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Aug

6

Prairie Stewardship Work Days

Interested in Wisconsin prairies and native plant gardening? Join us for work days at the Lussier Family Heritage Center this spring, summer and fall!

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Aug

6

Sugar Maple Music Festival

The Sugar Maple Music Festival is a two-day outdoor festival in Madison, WI exploring American roots music.

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Aug

7

Stargazing Event--Perseid Meteor Showers

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Aug

7

Sugar Maple Music Festival

The Sugar Maple Music Festival is a two-day outdoor festival in Madison, WI exploring American roots music.

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Aug

8

Art in the Park - Sunflower

Join us for Art in the Park and create a gorgeous and bright sunflower painting! No artist talent needed.

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Aug

10

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Aug

11

Bumble Bee Brigade: Citizen Science Survey Team

Learn about Wisconsin’s 20 bumble bee species while taking a walk through the prairie.

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Aug

11

Kids Bike Adventure - Lussier Family Heritage Center

Bike Adventure Lussier Family Heritage Center - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Aug

12

Presentations in the Park - Community Gardens

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Elsa Caetano.  

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Aug

13

Kids Fishing Adventure - Catch a Good Time!

Fishing Friday's at Jenni & Kyle Preserve - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Aug

15

Friends of Stewart Park Restoration Workday

Join the Friends of Stewart Park for a Sunday workday in the Oak Trail Woodland and Savanna

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Aug

15

Yoga in the Park

Wishing Tree Studio instructors are excited to once again offer 60 minute yoga sessions in the park!

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Aug

16

Monday Morning Summer Walks Series

Join naturalist Clare for leisurely park tours featuring trails around the Lussier Family Heritage Center. This series is an especially great opportunity if you are a park neighbor or staying at W.G. Lunney Lake Farm Park campground. All are welcome!

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Aug

18

Certified Land Steward Orientation

An in-depth training for volunteers interested in restoration work within Dane County Park's natural areas. Those who attend this orientation have the opportunity to become leads on restoration projects within areas of their choosing.

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Aug

18

Kids Bike Adventure - Lussier Family Heritage Center

Bike Adventure Lussier Family Heritage Center - $5/ person/ session - Registration Required

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Aug

19

Friends of Pheasant Branch Virtual Conservancy Day

Join online for a monthly presentation hosted by the Friends, or catch up on recordings of past Conservancy Days.

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Aug

19

Presentations in the Park - Madison Area Municipal Storm Water Partnership

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Christal Campbell from the Madison Area Municipal Stormwater Partnership.   

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Aug

20

Prairie Stewardship Work Days

Interested in Wisconsin prairies and native plant gardening? Join us for work days at the Lussier Family Heritage Center this spring, summer and fall!

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Aug

22

Art in the Park - Busy Bee Buzz

Join us for Art in the Park and create a serene, bumblebee painting! No artist talent needed.

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Aug

23

Monday Morning Summer Walks Series

Join naturalist Clare for leisurely park tours featuring trails around the Lussier Family Heritage Center. This series is an especially great opportunity if you are a park neighbor or staying at W.G. Lunney Lake Farm Park campground. All are welcome!

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Aug

24

Bumble Bee Brigade: Citizen Science Survey Team

Learn about Wisconsin’s 20 bumble bee species while taking a walk through the prairie.

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Aug

24

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Aug

29

Yoga in the Park

Wishing Tree Studio instructors are excited to once again offer 60 minute yoga sessions in the park!

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Sep

2

Presentations in the Park - Scaly Friends in Your Backyard: Wisconsin's Native Reptiles

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Sam Massey from the Madison Area Herpetological Society. 

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Sep

3

Prairie Stewardship Work Days

Interested in Wisconsin prairies and native plant gardening? Join us for work days at the Lussier Family Heritage Center this spring, summer and fall!

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Sep

5

Art in the Park - White Heron

Join us for Art in the Park at the Lussier Family Heritage Center! No artistic talent needed, just the desire to have fun!

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Sep

8

Bumble Bee Brigade: Citizen Science Survey Team

Learn about Wisconsin’s 20 bumble bee species while taking a walk through the prairie.

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Sep

9

Celebrating Darren Marsh and 28 Years of Service to Dane County Parks

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Sep

9

Presentations in the Park - Wisconsin Geology and Paleontology

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Brooke Norsted from the UW Geology Museum. 

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Sep

11

2021 Donald Dash Trail Run

Get your heart pumping and body moving out at Donald County Park during their 9th annual trail run!

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Sep

12

Yoga in the Park

Wishing Tree Studio instructors are excited to once again offer 60 minute yoga sessions in the park!

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Sep

14

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Sep

16

Friends of Pheasant Branch Virtual Conservancy Day

Join online for a monthly presentation hosted by the Friends, or catch up on recordings of past Conservancy Days.

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Sep

16

Presentations in the Park - Pollution Prevention

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Emily Jones from Madison Metropolitan Sewer District.

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Sep

17

Prairie Stewardship Work Days

Interested in Wisconsin prairies and native plant gardening? Join us for work days at the Lussier Family Heritage Center this spring, summer and fall!

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Sep

19

Friends of Stewart Park Restoration Workday

Join the Friends of Stewart Park for a Sunday workday in the Oak Trail Woodland and Savanna

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Sep

21

Bumble Bee Brigade: Citizen Science Survey Team

Learn about Wisconsin’s 20 bumble bee species while taking a walk through the prairie.

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Sep

23

Presentations in the Park - Wisconsin Wildlife Rehabilitation: Caring for Sick and Injured Animals

The Lussier Family Heritage Center will be hosting a variety of speakers throughout the summer, this week's presentation is curtesy of Jackie Sandberg from the Dane County Humane Society's Wildlife Center.  

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Sep

26

Art in the Park - Bandit the Raccoon

Join us for Art in the Park and create a cute raccoon painting! No artist talent needed.

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Sep

26

Yoga in the Park

Wishing Tree Studio instructors are excited to once again offer 60 minute yoga sessions in the park!

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Sep

28

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Sep

29

Certified Land Steward Orientation

An in-depth training for volunteers interested in restoration work within Dane County Park's natural areas. Those who attend this orientation have the opportunity to become leads on restoration projects within areas of their choosing.

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Oct

1

Prairie Stewardship Work Days

Interested in Wisconsin prairies and native plant gardening? Join us for work days at the Lussier Family Heritage Center this spring, summer and fall!

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Oct

6

Bumble Bee Brigade: Citizen Science Survey Team

Learn about Wisconsin’s 20 bumble bee species while taking a walk through the prairie.

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Oct

12

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Oct

14

Parks on Tap: Anderson Farm Dog Park Opening Celebration

Join us for a FUNdraiser with Karben4 and the Anderson Park Friends

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Oct

17

Friends of Stewart Park Restoration Workday

Join the Friends of Stewart Park for a Sunday workday in the Oak Trail Woodland and Savanna

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Oct

21

Friends of Pheasant Branch Virtual Conservancy Day

Join online for a monthly presentation hosted by the Friends, or catch up on recordings of past Conservancy Days.

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Oct

26

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Nov

9

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Nov

10

Madison Salt Wise Winter Equipment Open House

Learn how to be Salt Wise this Winter.

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Nov

18

Friends of Pheasant Branch Virtual Conservancy Day

Join online for a monthly presentation hosted by the Friends, or catch up on recordings of past Conservancy Days.

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Nov

21

Friends of Stewart Park Restoration Workday

Join the Friends of Stewart Park for a Sunday workday in the Oak Trail Woodland and Savanna

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Nov

23

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Dec

14

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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Dec

19

Friends of Stewart Park Restoration Workday

Join the Friends of Stewart Park for a Sunday workday in the Oak Trail Woodland and Savanna

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Dec

28

Restoration Workdays-Walking Iron County Park - 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Help natural areas staff and volunteers continue restoration work at Walking Iron's beautiful and ecologically important remnant sand prairie! Work is varied and depends on the season.

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