Birdseed Pick Up on Saturday!
If you placed your order for birdseed, please make note to come pick it up on Saturday. The next sale begins in January. Read more…
Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019
Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: Pick up at Observation Building area
Late November and December are great times of year to go out in search of owls. Join a naturalist as we venture out on the Sanctuary’s trails in search of these fascinating creatures. Come dressed for the weather. You’re welcome to bring a small flashlight with you. We’ll warm up with hot chocolate after the hike. FREE! Ages 8 and up.
Soup and Ski
Come out mid-day with your cross country skis and explore our trails with a naturalist and then come back inside and warm up with a nice bowl of soup! If snow conditions are not good for skiing, we will walk at a brisk pace instead. Minimum of 5 people needed by Dec 16, the Monday before. Must have own skis.
Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Location: Meet at trailhead by amphitheater
Fee: $5.00 per person, must have own skis
Pre-registration: Required by the day before the program. Call (920) 391-3671
Note: Check our Calendar or Facebook page for cancellations
Thanks and Special Congratulations!
Thanks to all those who came out for the Friends Annual Banquet on November 14th. Special congratulations to Josh, an animal care volunteer who was awarded “Friend of the Year.” From left to right: Matt Rupnik, Senior Animal Keeper; Lori Bankson, Curator; Award Winner Josh; Warren S., Vice Chairperson of the Friends Guild; and Amy H., Chairperson of the Friends Guild.
Animal Stories for Preschoolers
This popular program is now offered for FREE! It is held every Monday of the month. For ages 3-5. Each program starts with a story and is enhanced with a variety of activities. Adult is required to stay with the child. Program is held by the hollow tree exhibit on the main floor of the Nature Center!
Date: Every Monday from Sep through Dec, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Location: Nature Center main floor
Note: Adult required to stay with child. Check our Calendar or Facebook page for weather-related cancellations
Wolf Talk and Feeding
Come to the Woodland Building to see our wolves being fed! Stick around afterwards to talk with staff and volunteers about the wolves and their behavior.