1500 E. Park Place
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Watercraft Lending Orientation
Contributing members can borrow our canoes, kayaks, and stand-up paddleboards for free! To take advantage of this benefit, become a contributing member, then take this one hour, on land, orientation covering our lending policies and procedures, as well as an overview of the safe use of this equipment. Formerly known as the ‘Water Safety Course’, this orientation is a requirement of our watercraft lending benefit. Sundays 1:00 to 2:00pm / Mondays 6:00 to 7:00pm
Michigan Eco-Travel: The Sunset Side. Information Session
Learn the details of our Eco-travel trip to the east coast of one of the world's greatest freshwater resources -- Lake Michigan! Explore natural areas including the iconic Mackinac Island and Sleeping Bear Dunes as we visit the beaches, dunes and lighthouses of Michigan's Lower Peninsula. Oh and we will eat plenty of ice cream and fudge! We will leave Milwaukee aboard the Lake Express ferry on Saturday, August 19th and return on the S.S. Badger via Manitowoc on Friday, August 25th.
Introduction to Food Preservation
Discover the benefits and challenges of various food preservation techniques with an emphasis on hot water bath canning. Enjoy this lecture and demonstration (no hands-on work) and bring home plenty of handouts, recipes and helpful tips. This class is the basis for all other canning classes this year. Register by May 5, 5pm.
The warmer weather is back and so is Open Climb! Stop by and enjoy climbing our three story rock wall. All equipment is provided and trained belayers are on hand to assist. Each Sunday, May 14 through June 25 (except June 4) 2:00 til 4:00 pm
Family Night Out: Skits, Strolls, and Songs
Enjoy an evening of skits performed by costumed characters, a guided nature walk, and songs around the campfire. Some light snacks will be provided. Space is limited. This program is recommended for families with kids ages 4-8 years old. Registration is required by May 18 at 5pm.
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