Botany Walk at Menomonee Valley

October 21 @ 10:30 am 12:00 pm CDT

(For everyone) Have you ever wondered what that yellow, purple or red flower is? Join our Land Stewardship experts to learn about the taxonomy of plants and their identifying characteristics. We will stroll through our parks to see what’s in bloom and talk about the names and features of the plants we see. Botany Walks occur once per month at each of our Urban Ecology Center branches, on rotating Fridays, so you can join them all!
1st Friday of the month at Riverside Park; for questions reach out to Kim Forbeck, kforbeck@urbanecologycenter.org
2nd Friday of the month at Washington Park; for questions reach out to Michaela Rosenthal, mrosenthal@urbanecologycenter.org
3rd Friday of the month at Menomonee Valley; for questions reach out to Jeff Veglahn at jveglahn@urbanecologycenter.org
All walks start at the front door of the UEC building at 10:30am until noon. Please, wear comfortable and weather appropriate shoes and clothing. Bring along a hand lens and a field guide, if you’d like. The Botany Walks take place entirely outside.

Registration is required for this event.

Details

Date:
October 21
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/4936010893158532/?event_time_id=4936010913158530

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
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3700 W Pierce St.
Milwaukee, WI 53215 United States
(414) 964-8505
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Botany Walk at Menomonee Valley

September 16 @ 10:30 am 12:00 pm CDT

(For everyone) Have you ever wondered what that yellow, purple or red flower is? Join our Land Stewardship experts to learn about the taxonomy of plants and their identifying characteristics. We will stroll through our parks to see what’s in bloom and talk about the names and features of the plants we see. Botany Walks occur once per month at each of our Urban Ecology Center branches, on rotating Fridays, so you can join them all!
1st Friday of the month at Riverside Park; for questions reach out to Kim Forbeck, kforbeck@urbanecologycenter.org
2nd Friday of the month at Washington Park; for questions reach out to Michaela Rosenthal, mrosenthal@urbanecologycenter.org
3rd Friday of the month at Menomonee Valley; for questions reach out to Jeff Veglahn at jveglahn@urbanecologycenter.org
All walks start at the front door of the UEC building at 10:30am until noon. Please, wear comfortable and weather appropriate shoes and clothing. Bring along a hand lens and a field guide, if you’d like. The Botany Walks take place entirely outside.

Registration is required for this event.

Details

Date:
September 16
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/4936010893158532/?event_time_id=4936010913158530

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
3700 W Pierce St.
Milwaukee, WI 53215 United States
(414) 964-8505
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Botany Walk at Menomonee Valley

August 19 @ 10:30 am 12:00 pm CDT

(For everyone) Have you ever wondered what that yellow, purple or red flower is? Join our Land Stewardship experts to learn about the taxonomy of plants and their identifying characteristics. We will stroll through our parks to see what’s in bloom and talk about the names and features of the plants we see. Botany Walks occur once per month at each of our Urban Ecology Center branches, on rotating Fridays, so you can join them all!
1st Friday of the month at Riverside Park; for questions reach out to Kim Forbeck, kforbeck@urbanecologycenter.org
2nd Friday of the month at Washington Park; for questions reach out to Michaela Rosenthal, mrosenthal@urbanecologycenter.org
3rd Friday of the month at Menomonee Valley; for questions reach out to Jeff Veglahn at jveglahn@urbanecologycenter.org
All walks start at the front door of the UEC building at 10:30am until noon. Please, wear comfortable and weather appropriate shoes and clothing. Bring along a hand lens and a field guide, if you’d like. The Botany Walks take place entirely outside.

Registration is required for this event.

Details

Date:
August 19
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/4936010893158532/?event_time_id=4936010913158530

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
3700 W Pierce St.
Milwaukee, WI 53215 United States
(414) 964-8505
View Venue Website

Botany Walk at Menomonee Valley

July 15 @ 10:30 am 12:00 pm CDT

(For everyone) Have you ever wondered what that yellow, purple or red flower is? Join our Land Stewardship experts to learn about the taxonomy of plants and their identifying characteristics. We will stroll through our parks to see what’s in bloom and talk about the names and features of the plants we see. Botany Walks occur once per month at each of our Urban Ecology Center branches, on rotating Fridays, so you can join them all!
1st Friday of the month at Riverside Park; for questions reach out to Kim Forbeck, kforbeck@urbanecologycenter.org
2nd Friday of the month at Washington Park; for questions reach out to Michaela Rosenthal, mrosenthal@urbanecologycenter.org
3rd Friday of the month at Menomonee Valley; for questions reach out to Jeff Veglahn at jveglahn@urbanecologycenter.org
All walks start at the front door of the UEC building at 10:30am until noon. Please, wear comfortable and weather appropriate shoes and clothing. Bring along a hand lens and a field guide, if you’d like. The Botany Walks take place entirely outside.

Registration is required for this event.

Details

Date:
July 15
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/4936010893158532/?event_time_id=4936010913158530

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
3700 W Pierce St.
Milwaukee, WI 53215 United States
(414) 964-8505
View Venue Website

Botany Walk at Menomonee Valley

June 17 @ 10:30 am 12:00 pm CDT

(For everyone) Have you ever wondered what that yellow, purple or red flower is? Join our Land Stewardship experts to learn about the taxonomy of plants and their identifying characteristics. We will stroll through our parks to see what’s in bloom and talk about the names and features of the plants we see. Botany Walks occur once per month at each of our Urban Ecology Center branches, on rotating Fridays, so you can join them all!
1st Friday of the month at Riverside Park; for questions reach out to Kim Forbeck, kforbeck@urbanecologycenter.org
2nd Friday of the month at Washington Park; for questions reach out to Michaela Rosenthal, mrosenthal@urbanecologycenter.org
3rd Friday of the month at Menomonee Valley; for questions reach out to Jeff Veglahn at jveglahn@urbanecologycenter.org
All walks start at the front door of the UEC building at 10:30am until noon. Please, wear comfortable and weather appropriate shoes and clothing. Bring along a hand lens and a field guide, if you’d like. The Botany Walks take place entirely outside.

Registration is required for this event.

Details

Date:
June 17
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/4936010893158532/?event_time_id=4936010913158530

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
3700 W Pierce St.
Milwaukee, WI 53215 United States
(414) 964-8505
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Playful Palette II – Art Reception

June 10 @ 4:00 pm 6:00 pm CDT

Enjoy a colorful selection of Jolie Collins’ acrylic paintings and mixed media works on display at the Urban Ecology Center – Menomonee Valley from June 10 – July 15, 2022. Exhibit kicks off with an Art Reception on Friday, June 10th from 4 – 6 pm.
“Playful Palette II: Colorful Experiments in Abstract” is a fun and bold series of works inspired by nature and created by Jolie Collins. Lively and vibrant acrylic paintings, along with subdued pieces created by applying sheer black layers beneath the colors, and mixed media works, made with various textured materials & image transfers, make up the display.

Details

Date:
June 10
Time:
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm CDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/2762549420721012/

Organizer

Jolie Collins
Email:
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3700 W Pierce St.
Milwaukee, WI 53215 United States
(414) 964-8505
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Bike to Work Week Commuter Station – Valley Passage

June 6 @ 7:30 am June 10 @ 10:30 am CDT

Join the Urban Ecology Center and the Friends of the Hank Aaron State Trail for a morning coffee and snack on your commute to work. Learn about what these two organizations do and meet new people along the way!
For any additional questions about this program, reach out to Angélica Sánchez at asanchez@urbanecologycenter.org.

Registration is NOT required for this event.

Details

Start:
June 6 @ 7:30 am CDT
End:
June 10 @ 10:30 am CDT
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1183517969070753/?event_time_id=1183517975737419

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
3700 W Pierce St.
Milwaukee, WI 53215 United States
(414) 964-8505
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Birds & Beverages – Brew City Birding Festival

May 21 @ 4:00 pm 6:00 pm CDT

(For everyone) Come join us for this fun Sunset Bird Walk accompanied with some coffee! We will be learning bird basics using binoculars and identifying common Wisconsin Backyard/Urban Birds. Coffee will be available. It will be a fun event where people can come and learn some skills that they can take with them in their own backyards!
This event is 50% off for Frequent Flyer Pass holders – remember to add your discount code. If you would like to purchase a Frequent Flyer Pass, click here.
For questions about this program, please contact Registrar, Augie Rodenbeck, at arodenbeck@urbanecologycenter.org or call 414-626-8518.

Registration is required for this event

Details

Date:
May 21
Time:
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm CDT
Cost:
$7 – $15
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/399716858182265/

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
3700 W Pierce St.
Milwaukee, WI 53215 United States
(414) 964-8505
View Venue Website

Botany Walk at Menomonee Valley

May 20 @ 10:30 am 12:00 pm CDT

(For everyone) Have you ever wondered what that yellow, purple or red flower is? Join our Land Stewardship experts to learn about the taxonomy of plants and their identifying characteristics. We will stroll through our parks to see what’s in bloom and talk about the names and features of the plants we see. Botany Walks occur once per month at each of our Urban Ecology Center branches, on rotating Fridays, so you can join them all!
1st Friday of the month at Riverside Park; for questions reach out to Kim Forbeck, kforbeck@urbanecologycenter.org
2nd Friday of the month at Washington Park; for questions reach out to Michaela Rosenthal, mrosenthal@urbanecologycenter.org
3rd Friday of the month at Menomonee Valley; for questions reach out to Jeff Veglahn at jveglahn@urbanecologycenter.org
All walks start at the front door of the UEC building at 10:30am until noon. Please, wear comfortable and weather appropriate shoes and clothing. Bring along a hand lens and a field guide, if you’d like. The Botany Walks take place entirely outside.

Registration is required for this event.

Details

Date:
May 20
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/4936010893158532/?event_time_id=4936010913158530

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
3700 W Pierce St.
Milwaukee, WI 53215 United States
(414) 964-8505
View Venue Website