Riverside Park Botany Walk

October 7 @ 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 7
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/255225586730654/?event_time_id=255225593397320

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
1500 E Park Pl
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
+1 414-964-8505
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Riverside Park Botany Walk

September 2 @ 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 2
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/255225586730654/?event_time_id=255225593397320

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
1500 E Park Pl
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
+1 414-964-8505
View Venue Website

Canoe & Brew

August 8 @ 5:00 pm 7:00 pm CDT

Meet us at the Rowing Club (1990 N. Commerce St) to explore the Milwaukee River from a canoe with a guide from the Urban Ecology Center. Beginners to experienced paddlers are invited to join us for a relaxing paddle followed by a cheers to a great paddle at Lakefront Brewery! Price includes one beverage. BONUS: Mondays at Lakefront Brewery are “Halfy-Hour”: buy one beer, get one 1/2 off!
For questions about this program, please contact Augie Rodenbeck at arodenbeck@urbanecologycenter.org.

Registration is required for this event:

Details

Date:
August 8
Time:
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
$18 – $25
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/348858744015900/?event_time_id=348953617339746

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
1500 E Park Pl
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
+1 414-964-8505
View Venue Website

Riverside Park Botany Walk

August 5 @ 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 5
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/255225586730654/?event_time_id=255225593397320

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
1500 E Park Pl
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
+1 414-964-8505
View Venue Website

Canoe & Brew

July 18 @ 5:00 pm 7:00 pm CDT

Meet us at the Rowing Club (1990 N. Commerce St) to explore the Milwaukee River from a canoe with a guide from the Urban Ecology Center. Beginners to experienced paddlers are invited to join us for a relaxing paddle followed by a cheers to a great paddle at Lakefront Brewery! Price includes one beverage. BONUS: Mondays at Lakefront Brewery are “Halfy-Hour”: buy one beer, get one 1/2 off!
For questions about this program, please contact Augie Rodenbeck at arodenbeck@urbanecologycenter.org.

Registration is required for this event:

Details

Date:
July 18
Time:
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
$18 – $25
Event Categories:
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/348858744015900/?event_time_id=348953617339746

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
1500 E Park Pl
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
+1 414-964-8505
View Venue Website

Riverside Park Botany Walk

July 1 @ 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 1
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/255225586730654/?event_time_id=255225593397320

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
1500 E Park Pl
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
+1 414-964-8505
View Venue Website

Canoe & Brew

June 13 @ 5:00 pm 7:00 pm CDT

Meet us at the Rowing Club (1990 N. Commerce St) to explore the Milwaukee River from a canoe with a guide from the Urban Ecology Center. Beginners to experienced paddlers are invited to join us for a relaxing paddle followed by a cheers to a great paddle at Lakefront Brewery! Price includes one beverage. BONUS: Mondays at Lakefront Brewery are “Halfy-Hour”: buy one beer, get one 1/2 off!
For questions about this program, please contact Augie Rodenbeck at arodenbeck@urbanecologycenter.org.

Registration is required for this event:

Details

Date:
June 13
Time:
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
$18 – $25
Event Categories:
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/348858744015900/?event_time_id=348953617339746

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
1500 E Park Pl
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
+1 414-964-8505
View Venue Website

Bike & Bite

June 9 @ 4:00 pm 7:00 pm CDT

Pedal by to celebrate WI Bike Week at Riverside Park! Start summer with a ride, drink, and bite from your new favorite food trucks! Make new friends and bring your family to ride the Oak Leaf Trail, play yard games, and hang out.
Vendors include: Black Husky Brewing, Pete’s Pops, and Pedro’s South American Food Truck
For any additional questions about this program, reach out to Chris Steinkamp at csteinkamp@urbanecologycenter.org.

Registration is NOT required for this event.

Details

Date:
June 9
Time:
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm CDT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/5223140484419760/

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
1500 E Park Pl
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
+1 414-964-8505
View Venue Website

Bike to Work Week Commuter Station – Oak Leaf Trail

June 6 @ 7:30 am June 10 @ 10:00 am CDT

Join the Urban Ecology Center staff and volunteers for a coffee and snack on your commute. Learn about what’s happening in Riverside Park this summer and share stories about bike adventures.
For any additional questions about this program, reach out to Riverside Park Branch Manager, Chris Steinkamp at csteinkamp@urbanecologycenter.org.

Registration is NOT required for this event.

Details

Start:
June 6 @ 7:30 am CDT
End:
June 10 @ 10:00 am CDT
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Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/362192465880305/

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
1500 E Park Pl
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
+1 414-964-8505
View Venue Website

Riverside Park Botany Walk

June 3 @ 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 3
Time:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/255225586730654/?event_time_id=255225593397320

Organizer

Urban Ecology Center
Phone:
414-431-2940
Website:
View Organizer Website
1500 E Park Pl
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
+1 414-964-8505
View Venue Website