Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary is a beautiful 600 acre urban wildlife refuge featuring live animal exhibits, educational displays, miles of hiking/skiing trails and various wildlife viewing opportunities. Please click Keep Our Wildlife Safe for some springtime tips. While nothing beats actually being there, click on links below to begin your journey through the sanctuary’s many offerings.
Kids’ Autumn Adventure
Join the Thursday Morning Breakfast Optimist Club for lots of fun activities for kids and their parents. Free lunch from 11:00am – 1:00pm! All ages are welcome and all activities are free!
Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Location: Nature Center and grounds
Thank You-Walk for Wildlife!
At the 2018 Walk for Wildlife, 81 volunteers and 560 walkers helped to raise over $17,000 for injured and orphaned wildlife! Thank you to all who walked, donated and volunteered.
Call for Halloween Event
Be a Halloween character on the trail; help at the event; or donate candy, small toys and carvable pumpkins. Contact Kim at 920-391-3677. Read more…
Animal Stories for Preschoolers!
This popular activity for children ages 3-5 inspires young learners with the wonder of animals each week. Starting in fall 2018, no sign-up, sessions are a drop in and free. Read more…
Dates: Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 at 10:00 AM
Location: Main Floor of Nature Center
A Natural Expansion
A Natural Expansion, our capital campaign to build a 12,800 square foot addition adjacent to the current Nature Center building reached the funding level needed to break ground! We’re underway, but could still use your support. There are room naming opportunities, as well as opportunities to help with furnishings, and more. Can you help? Read more…