Events Calendar

Thursday, July 6  Science Thursday @ Wingra Boats
6:00 – 7:00pm

FREE family science program for all ages sponsored by Dudgeon-Monroe Neighborhood Association and Wingra Boats. No reservations needed just come and learn! More information can be found at This week’s topic will be Reptiles, Snakes and More! Madison Herpetology Society will share live reptiles that you won’t want to miss.

Join your neighbors and bring the kiddos to a free science program every Thursday this summer from June 15 – August 24 from 6:00-7:00pm at Wingra Boats. No reservations required, just come and join the fun.

Here is the full 2017 Science Thursday programming schedule:
August 17: Fireflies and Bioluminescence
August 24: Skins and Skulls, Oh My!

More monarch events this summer !
Friday, August 4, 10 am-2 pm: Butterfly Action Day at Olbrich Gardens
Sunday, August 6, 9 am – 1 pm: Monroe Street Farmers Market
Late August: 3-hr Teachers Workshop: Raising monarchs in the classroom
Weekends in August: Purchase live monarchs and equipment for raising them. See or Facebook for times.
Monarch Volunteers Needed!
We especially need volunteers to host neighborhood events where kids can see monarchs. We provide the monarchs at no charge and have lots of emerging butterflies around Aug 9-13, plus other dates. Perfect for a neighborhood association meeting or Scouting event. Contact David at 608-692-5467.

Sunday, August 27-September 1, 2017
SER2017: Linking Science and Practice for a Better World
8/27/2017 » 9/1/2017
Location: FOZ DO IGUASSU, Brazil

October 18-20, 2017 Navigating the Future of Water, Charting a Vision for American Cities, a National Water Conference at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

October 17-19, 2017 13th Annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference hosted by the Healing Our Waters®– Great Lakes Coalition  HOTEL and CONFERENCE CENTER Hyatt Regency Two Fountain Plaza Buffalo, New York, USA, 14202

October 25-27, 2017 Michigan Aquatic Restoration Conference, Boyne Falls, MI.  Contact for more info.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Society for Ecological Restoration  Western Canada (SER WC) 2018: Restoration for Resilience
2/13/2018 » 2/17/2018
Location: Burnaby, British Columbia

August 26-30, 2018, National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration (NCER) in New Orleans, LA.

October 15-19, 2018 Restoring Resilient Communities in Changing Landscapes, in Spokane, Washington.  Sponsored by the Society for Ecological Restoration and Society of Wetland Scientists.






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