BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Riveredge Nature Center - ECPv4.9.4//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Riveredge Nature Center X-ORIGINAL-URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org X-WR-CALDESC:Events for Riveredge Nature Center BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:"America/Chicago" BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0600 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:CDT DTSTART:20190310T080000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0600 TZNAME:CST DTSTART:20191103T070000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190701T090000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190701T150000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211637 CREATED:20170517T142954Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190510T152544Z UID:16086-1561971600-1561993200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Parent/Grandparent Child Trek- Kayak Horicon Marsh DESCRIPTION: \nExperience kayaking through Horicon Marsh\, the site of both a national and state wildlife refuge\, located just one hour from Riveredge. The slow moving waters of the marsh offer relaxing family paddling. The flora and fauna are unmatched\, and more than 350 species of birds have been sighted over the years. Join a Riveredge naturalist for an exciting day paddling and discovery. Riveredge will provide the kayaks\, paddles and lifejackets; you provide a hat\, sunscreen\, water\, lunch and enthusiasm.  Program limited to 12 participants\, ages 10+. \nFee: All Access Member: $35 per person\, Trail Pass Member\, $40 Non-member: $45 per person \n  \nBecome a member today for as little as $40 for the whole family and save big on registrations for tree climbing and many other programs! \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/parentgrandparent-child-trek-kayak-horicon-marsh/ LOCATION:Horicon Marsh\, N7725 WI-28\, HORICON\, WI\, 53032\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Adventure,Family Programs ORGANIZER;CN="Steff%20Merten":MAILTO:smerten@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190702T130000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190702T153000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190510T154257Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190510T155147Z UID:23274-1562072400-1562081400@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Parent/Grandparent Child Trek- Tubing the Milwaukee River DESCRIPTION: \nAfter a quick tour of the Sturgeon Streamside Rearing Facility\, we’ll hop on inner tubes and float down the Milwaukee River. Along the way\, we’ll discover the diversity of living things that make their home in the river. Wear sturdy shoes and clothing that can get wet.  Bring a lifejacket and inner tube if you have them. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Participants should be able to hike approximately 1 mile. \nFee (per person): All Access Member $10\,  Trail Pass Member $12\, Non-member $15 Ages 7+ with an adult \nBecome a member today for as little as $40 for the whole family and save big on registrations for tree climbing and many other programs! \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/parent-grandparent-child-trek-tubing-the-milwaukee-river/ LOCATION:WI CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Adventure,Family Programs END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190702T170000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190702T190000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190510T153358Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190510T153622Z UID:23271-1562086800-1562094000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Open Tree Climb DESCRIPTION:This isn’t your childhood tree climbing. With the help of our trained facilitators\, you’ll get up in the trees like never before. Using the same professional equipment that arborists and scientists use when they ascend into the treetops\, our highly trained and experienced facilitators will teach you everything you need to know to get harnessed up\, in the saddle\, and headed toward the treetops. Once you’re at a height that’s comfortable for you\, you’ll be free to swing\, spin\, bounce\, walk the branches\, or just hang out in a tree.  It’s your adventure! \nOur tree climbing programs are meant for youth and adults\, age 7 and above\, with little to no tree climbing skills. All equipment is supplied; all you need is loose clothing (T-shirt and long pants recommended)\, closed toe shoes (hard soles recommended)\, and an adventurous spirit! \nTo learn more about tree climbing and other open climb dates\, please visit our tree climbing page! \nPre-registration is highly recommended. These tree climbing programs often fill quickly. A minimum of six climbers is required to climb\, so please be sure to register if you’re planning on coming so we don’t have to unnecessarily cancel any climbs! \nCost per climber (all ages 7 or or older welcome!):\nNon-members: $35 / Riveredge Trail Pass members: $25 / Riveredge All Access Members: $20.   \nBecome a member today for as little as $40 for the whole family and save big on registrations for tree climbing and many other programs! \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/open-tree-climb-9/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Adventure,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/treeclimbcalendar.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Steff%20Merten":MAILTO:smerten@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190702T180000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190702T210000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190116T220725Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190116T220725Z UID:21985-1562090400-1562101200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Noel J. Cutright Bird Club | Milwaukee County Parks: A Model for Bird Conservation DESCRIPTION:From lagoons and marshes to forests and prairies\, the natural areas under Milwaukee County Parks stewardship are vital to the environmental health of the region. The parks’ Natural Areas staff manages more than 10\,000 acres of land\, including nine beaches along the shores of Lake Michigan. We’ll hear from Brian Russart\, natural areas coordinator for the Milwaukee County Department of Parks\, Recreation & Culture\, about how his team has become one of the state leaders in bird conservation. Learn all about on-going habitat restoration projects and bird research within the parks’ natural areas. With 140 eBird “Hotspots” and 246 bird species confirmed by staff over the last six years\, the Park System has become one of the state’s premier birding destinations. \nAt 6:00pm\, from May through September\, hikes are led by Mary Holleback\, the Riveredge adult programs manager\, across a variety of habitats. The Bird Club meeting begins at 7:00pm. \nBird Club is free to all. \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/noel-j-cutright-bird-club-milwaukee-county-parks-a-model-for-bird-conservation/ LOCATION:WI CATEGORIES:Adult Programs END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190703T070000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190703T100000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190613T180805Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190613T213123Z UID:23758-1562137200-1562148000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:MAPS Bird Banding DESCRIPTION:\n\n\n\nWitness the Riveredge bird banding station in action. See how resident song birds are mist-netted\, extracted and banded by licensed bird banders. Find out how their research is providing us with estimates of the number of resident and migrant birds who call the Center their home. Observers are welcome at any of the banding sessions (weather permitting). Call Mary Holleback at 262-416-1224 to register and get additional information.\n\n\n\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/maps-banding-11/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Rose-breasted-Grosbeak.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190703T143000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190703T160000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190613T170707Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190613T180321Z UID:23744-1562164200-1562169600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Memory Cafe DESCRIPTION:\n\n\n\nIn partnership with the Ozaukee County Aging Resource Disability Center (ARCC)\, Riveredge is offering a Memory Café. It meets at Riveredge on the first Wednesday of every month. The café is intended for people with all stages of memory loss and their caregivers. Fun indoor and outdoor (weather dependent) activities are planned for the group each month. The Café offers the opportunity for people to be socially\, physically and creatively active in a natural setting. The group provides additional sources of support and assistance to those coping with the issue of memory loss and cognitive changes. Call Kathy Glaser at ARDC to register 262-284-8120.\n\n\n\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/memory-cafe-46/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Memory-Cafe-3.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20190706 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20190707 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190625T145531Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190625T145531Z UID:23848-1562371200-1562457599@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Membership Welcome Hike DESCRIPTION:Join a Riveredge membership representative to learn more about the benefits of joining! Session will include a short (family-friendly) exploration of Riveredge facilities\, nearby trails\, and provide an opportunity to ask questions and meet other new members. Non-members will have the opportunity to sign up for membership before/after the tour. \nHikes take place at 1:00pm – 1:30pm | 3:00pm – 3:30pm \nPre-registration is appreciated: \nLoading… \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/membership-welcome-hike-3/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/DSC00875-1.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190706T100000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190706T113000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20170518T165139Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190522T162510Z UID:16195-1562407200-1562412600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Summer Adventures: Pond Fishing! DESCRIPTION:Spend a summer morning on the dock of Farm Pond with a pole in your hand and hopefully a few bites on your line! Learn how to tie a hook on your line\, bait your hook\, and safely cast your line into the water. We’ll try to catch and identify the fish of Farm Pond before releasing them back into their home at Riveredge Nature Center. Bait and poles provided OR bring your own for this special experience.  \nPre-registration required as we have limited supplies and space will be limited.  Children ages 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult. \nFee: Non-members-$7.00/child\, Trail Pass Members $5.00/child \, All Access Members: Free \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/summer-adventures-pond-fishing/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/20170516_175449.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Cassie%20Bauer":MAILTO:cbauer@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190708T130000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190708T150000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20180524T215323Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190510T160009Z UID:20080-1562590800-1562598000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Parent/Grandparent Child Trek: River Rambling DESCRIPTION: \nParents and grandparents are invited to join the kids in their life on a special adventure at Riveredge! Join a naturalist and step into the Milwaukee River! We’ll explore this wonderful\, watery world and seek out the creatures that call the river home. Bring your favorite wading shoes (old sneakers work best)\, a towel and a change of clothes. Expect to get wet! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Feel free to pack a snack and stay for a picnic after the program. \nCost: (per person): All Access Member $5\, Trail Pass Member $6\, Non-member: $7   \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/riverramblingtrek/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Adventure,Family Programs ORGANIZER;CN="Steff%20Merten":MAILTO:smerten@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190710T070000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190710T100000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190613T182021Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190613T213332Z UID:23761-1562742000-1562752800@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:MAPS Bird Banding DESCRIPTION:\n\n\n\nWitness the Riveredge bird banding station in action. See how resident song birds are mist-netted\, extracted and banded by licensed bird banders. Find out how their research is providing us with estimates of the number of resident and migrant birds who call the Center their home. Observers are welcome at any of the banding sessions (weather permitting). Call Mary Holleback at 262-416-1224 to register and get additional information.\n\n\n\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/maps-banding-12/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Rose-breasted-Grosbeak.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190710T173000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190710T190000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190510T202323Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190510T202731Z UID:23280-1562779800-1562785200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Community Rivers Program: Tubing the Milwaukee River in Newburg DESCRIPTION:Hop on inner tubes and float down the Milwaukee River. Along the way\, we’ll discover the diversity of living things that make their home in the river. Wear sturdy closed toe shoes and clothing that can get wet. Children must be accompanied by an adult. *Newburg residents only. \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/community-rivers-program-tubing-the-milwaukee-river-in-newburg/ LOCATION:Fireman’s Park\, Newburg\, WI CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Adventure,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/tubing-e1431534504540.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Steff%20Merten":MAILTO:smerten@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190710T180000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190710T190000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190414T234001Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190703T015149Z UID:22996-1562781600-1562785200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Sheboygan County Family Nature Club: River Critters DESCRIPTION:Get your feet wet on a midsummer night in Plymouth.  We’ll meet at the Stayer Junior Park next to the Mullet River in Plymouth (39 S Stafford St\, Plymouth) and use scientific tools to collect and examine the tiny critters of the Mullet River. \nIt’s a free program\, but please RSVP soon:\nhttps://forms.gle/gWevp6DchB4MY4e7A \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/sheboygan-family-nature-club-river-critters/ LOCATION:Stayer Junior Park\, Plymouth\, 39 S Stafford St.\, Plymouth\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/creek-critters.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190711T100000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190711T113000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190524T180758Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190524T180758Z UID:23472-1562839200-1562844600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Little Explorers Playgroup DESCRIPTION:Summer At Last! Let’s gather in the Natural Play Area and share the wonder of nature through outdoor play. We will make mud pies\, hang out in the hammocks\, and test what sinks and floats and venture into forests\, fields\, ponds and more. Nature sensory bins for babies and exploration tools for older children will be available. Indoor activities will be planned in case of inclement weather. \nCost: $7.00/child Non-Members\, $5.00/child Trail Pass Members\, All-Access Members: FREE! \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n—— \nPlaygroup Tips for Families \n\nLittle Explorers is a drop-in style playgroup which allows children to be engaged in unstructured\, outdoor play and gives parents a chance to meet other adults.  A staff member or volunteer will be available to answer questions\, supply equipment\, or lead a hike if desired. Children must be accompanied by an adult.\nPlaygroup explores in rain\, wind\, sun\, and snow. Playgroup will be canceled if there is a risk of severe weather.  Watch the website for updates.\nAny age is welcome to attend playgroup. Our average age range is 2-5 years old\, but everyone benefits when there are children of all ages.\nOur yard is stroller friendly near our play area. If we choose to go on a hike\, we will also choose trails which are stroller friendly.\n\nWhat to Bring: \no   Both parents and children should be dressed for the weather. This might include: rain pants\, rain coat\, waterproof boots\, hat\, mittens\, snow pants\, thermal underwear\, and wear anything which can get dirty \no   Extra change of clothes for each child (can be left in the car) \no   Snack and water bottle (optional\, but strongly recommended) \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/little-explorers-playgroup-104/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/little-explorers.png END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190712T150000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190712T170000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190529T151410Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190529T151410Z UID:23512-1562943600-1562950800@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Parent or Grandparent/Child Trek: Tree Climbing DESCRIPTION:Explore Riveredge at a new elevation!  This isn’t your childhood tree climbing. With the help of our trained facilitators\, you’ll get up in the trees like never before. Using the same professional equipment that arborists and scientists use when they ascend into the treetops\, our highly trained and experienced facilitators will teach you everything you need to know to get harnessed up\, in the saddle\, and headed toward the treetops. Once you’re at a height that’s comfortable for you\, you’ll be free to swing\, spin\, bounce\, walk the branches\, or just hang out in a tree.  It’s your adventure! \nOur tree climbing programs are meant for youth and adults\, age 7 and above\, with little to no tree climbing skills. At this special Parent or Grandparent/Child Trek version of our climbs\, we’re offering parents or grandparents a way to get up in the trees with the children in their life and experience something incredibly unique together! \nAll equipment is supplied; all you need is loose clothing (T-shirt and long pants recommended)\, closed toe shoes (hard soles recommended)\, and an adventurous spirit! \nTo learn more about tree climbing and other climb dates\, please visit our tree climbing page! \nPre-registration is highly recommended. These tree climbing programs often fill quickly. A minimum of six climbers is required to climb\, so please be sure to register if you’re planning on coming so we don’t have to unnecessarily cancel any climbs! \nCost per climber (all ages 7 or or older welcome!):\nNon-members: $35 / Riveredge Trail Pass members: $25 / All Access members: $20.   \nBecome a member today for as little as $40 for the whole family and save big on registrations for tree climbing and many other programs! \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n\nCancellation Policy: Registrant will be refunded 75% of registration fee if cancellation occurs up to 7 days (1 week) before the event.  Any cancellations within 7 days of the event will not be refunded unless the event is cancelled by Riveredge staff. \n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/parent-or-grandparent-child-trek-tree-climbing-2/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Adventure,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/treeclimbingcalendar.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Steff%20Merten":MAILTO:smerten@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190713T100000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190713T113000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20170222T220504Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190712T210520Z UID:15114-1563012000-1563017400@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Nature Detectives: River Exploration DESCRIPTION:This program has been changed from Mussel Monitoring to River Exploration!! We will still be sampling for creatures that can help scientists assess water quality\, so plan to enter the River for some cool fun! Waders are optional- if you’d rather wear old tennis-shoes and shorts\, that’s just fine by us!  \nOver half of Wisconsin’s 52 native mussel species (also known as clams) are listed as species of greatest conservation. This citizen- science based program will take us down to the edge of the Milwaukee River on Riveredge property. We’ll use various tools to find\, identify and record the data we find. We will be entering the River for this program with waders provided by Riveredge. Please dress for the weather.  (Recommended for ages of 8 and up) \nFee: Non-Members $7.00/child\, Trail Pass Members: $5.00/child\, All Access Members: FREE \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n\nPlease don’t hesitate to call us at 262-375-2715 if you have any questions or run into any problems. We’re here to help! Thank you so much for your patience as we work to continue to improve our services for you!\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/nature-detectives-orientation-odyssey/ LOCATION:WI CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs,Scouts ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/image_preview.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Cassie%20Bauer":MAILTO:cbauer@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190714T123000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190714T153000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20190117T163630Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190117T163630Z UID:22022-1563107400-1563118200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Intermediate Fly-tying DESCRIPTION:We will offer three Intermediate Fly-fishing classes this year because they have been soooo popular. These classes are designed for students who have done some fly-fishing but still have questions. We will try to answer those questions. Then\, weather permitting\, go into the river and learn about mending and how to fish in and with the current (sometimes we even catch a fish or two). Questions about Fly-fishing are welcome! They will be held on June 16\, July 14\, and August 11. \nEach class is limited to two students only. You need to bring your own equipment. If you do not have waders\, we can supply hip boots as long as you tell us that you need them and what size you need at the time you register. \n$35.00 for members\n$40.00 for non-members.                 \nRegister For This Program\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/intermediate-fly-tying-2/ LOCATION:WI CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Adventure END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190719T173000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190719T200000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211638 CREATED:20180527T163953Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190520T163444Z UID:20167-1563557400-1563566400@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Community Rivers Program: Kayak The Milwaukee River (Saukville Residents) DESCRIPTION:Paddling takes a mix of knowledge and skills! Saukville residents join a Riveredge Adventure Guide for an unforgettable evening paddling experience that will begin with safety and end with a splash! The best part? Saukville residents will have the chance to learn about their river and do it for free! We will use 1 person kayaks. Ages 10+. *Open to Saukville residents only. \nThis paddle will start at Waubedonia Park and end at Ehlers Park\, although locations are weather dependent. Full details for the day will be given those who register! \nCost: FREE\, but open to Saukville Residents only through the Community Rivers Program. Pre-registration required. \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/crpkayaksaukville/ LOCATION:WI CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Adventure,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/kayak.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Steff%20Merten":MAILTO:smerten@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190720T070000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190720T100000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20190613T182728Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190613T213535Z UID:23763-1563606000-1563616800@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:MAPS Bird Banding DESCRIPTION:\n\n\n\nWitness the Riveredge bird banding station in action. See how resident song birds are mist-netted\, extracted and banded by licensed bird banders. Find out how their research is providing us with estimates of the number of resident and migrant birds who call the Center their home. Observers are welcome at any of the banding sessions (weather permitting). Call Mary Holleback at 262-416-1224 to register and get additional information.\n\n\n\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/maps-banding-13/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Rose-breasted-Grosbeak.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190720T100000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190720T120000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20190529T153038Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190529T153512Z UID:23514-1563616800-1563624000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Open Tree Climb DESCRIPTION:This isn’t your childhood tree climbing. With the help of our trained facilitators\, you’ll get up in the trees like never before. Using the same professional equipment that arborists and scientists use when they ascend into the treetops\, our highly trained and experienced facilitators will teach you everything you need to know to get harnessed up\, in the saddle\, and headed toward the treetops. Once you’re at a height that’s comfortable for you\, you’ll be free to swing\, spin\, bounce\, walk the branches\, or just hang out in a tree.  It’s your adventure! \nOur tree climbing programs are meant for youth and adults\, age 7 and above\, with little to no tree climbing skills. All equipment is supplied; all you need is loose clothing (T-shirt and long pants recommended)\, closed toe shoes (hard soles recommended)\, and an adventurous spirit! \nTo learn more about tree climbing and other open climb dates\, please visit our tree climbing page! \nPre-registration is highly recommended. These tree climbing programs often fill quickly. A minimum of six climbers is required to climb\, so please be sure to register if you’re planning on coming so we don’t have to unnecessarily cancel any climbs! \nCost per climber (all ages 7 or or older welcome!):\nNon-members: $35 / Riveredge Trail Pass members: $25 / Riveredge All Access Members: $20.   \nBecome a member today for as little as $40 for the whole family and save big on registrations for tree climbing and many other programs! \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n  \nCancellation Policy: Registrant will be refunded 75% of registration fee if cancellation occurs up to 7 days (1 week) before the event.  Any cancellations within 7 days of the event will not be refunded unless the event is cancelled by Riveredge staff. \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/open-tree-climb-10/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Adventure,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/treeclimbingcalendar.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Steff%20Merten":MAILTO:smerten@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190725T100000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190725T113000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20190524T181230Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190524T181230Z UID:23474-1564048800-1564054200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Little Explorers Playgroup DESCRIPTION:Summer At Last! Let’s gather in the Natural Play Area and share the wonder of nature through outdoor play. We will make mud pies\, hang out in the hammocks\, and test what sinks and floats and venture into forests\, fields\, ponds and more. Nature sensory bins for babies and exploration tools for older children will be available. Indoor activities will be planned in case of inclement weather. \nCost: $7.00/child Non-Members\, $5.00/child Trail Pass Members\, All-Access Members: FREE! \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n—— \nPlaygroup Tips for Families \n\nLittle Explorers is a drop-in style playgroup which allows children to be engaged in unstructured\, outdoor play and gives parents a chance to meet other adults.  A staff member or volunteer will be available to answer questions\, supply equipment\, or lead a hike if desired. Children must be accompanied by an adult.\nPlaygroup explores in rain\, wind\, sun\, and snow. Playgroup will be canceled if there is a risk of severe weather.  Watch the website for updates.\nAny age is welcome to attend playgroup. Our average age range is 2-5 years old\, but everyone benefits when there are children of all ages.\nOur yard is stroller friendly near our play area. If we choose to go on a hike\, we will also choose trails which are stroller friendly.\n\nWhat to Bring: \no   Both parents and children should be dressed for the weather. This might include: rain pants\, rain coat\, waterproof boots\, hat\, mittens\, snow pants\, thermal underwear\, and wear anything which can get dirty \no   Extra change of clothes for each child (can be left in the car) \no   Snack and water bottle (optional\, but strongly recommended) \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/little-explorers-playgroup-105/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/little-explorers.png END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190725T160000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190725T190000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20180508T155824Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190520T163758Z UID:19827-1564070400-1564081200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Community Rivers Program: Grafton Family Fishing Afternoon DESCRIPTION:Spend the afternoon on the banks of the Milwaukee River at Veterans Memorial Park with a pole in your hand and hopefully a few bites on your line! Learn how to tie a hook on your line\, bait your hook\, and safely cast your line into the water. With the assistance of a Riveredge Naturalist we will try to catch and identify each fish before releasing them back into their home: The Milwaukee River. Bait and poles provided or feel free to bring your own. Children ages 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult. \nNo need to pre-register! This day is free to Grafton residents as part of the Community Rivers Program. We’ll have a limited number of poles available on a first-come\, first-serve basis\, or feel free to bring your own! \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/community-rivers-project-grafton-family-fishing-afternoon/ LOCATION:WI CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/fish-catch-2-Copy.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190726T090000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190726T153000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20190613T203438Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190613T204113Z UID:23782-1564131600-1564155000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Summer Identification and Management of Native and Invasive Species DESCRIPTION:Learn how to identify\, manage and monitor woody and herbaceous species during the summer season. This field course will take place almost entirely outside\, in upland areas as welll in wetlands.  Hip waders can be provided.  Please dress for the weather and bring a lunch. \nSubjects Include: \n– Native and non-native species identification \n– How to encourage or control clonal herbaceous and woodyspecies  _Riparian Invasive species \n– Managing species at various scales from backyards to hundreds of acres \n– Herbicide and organic methods of control \n– Which chemicals to use\, when and how to apply \n– Application restrictions in Wisconsin \n– Specialty tools \n\nCost:   Riveredge Members: $55/person |   Non-Members: $65/person \n  \n \nRegister For This Program \n \n  \nCancellation Policy: Registrant will be refunded 75% of registration fee if cancellation occurs up to 7 days (1 week) before the event.  Any cancellations within 7 days of the event will not be refunded unless the event is cancelled by Riveredge staff. \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/summer-identification-and-management-of-native-and-invasive-species/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/DSC01162-1.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Matt%20Smith":MAILTO:msmith@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190727T100000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190727T113000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20190523T140914Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190523T141850Z UID:23429-1564221600-1564227000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Family Wellness: Parent & Child Yoga DESCRIPTION:This 60 min slow flow yoga will calm the mind and stretch out some sillies! We’ll use inspiration from nature as we stretch into tree pose\, flow into boat pose\, test out our cat/cow movements\, and gain strength through the bear pose. We’ll round out the morning with a brief quiet moment to focus and meditate on setting intentions afterwards. \nPlease join Riveredge and Sam from SOYO Yoga for this family yoga session and wellness hour.  Enjoy 30 minutes of open play or trail hiking after this practice as your family wishes! \nFee: $12.00 Non-members (for 1 parent/ 1 child) $4.00/extra child \n$10.00 for Trail Pass Members (for 1 parent/1 child) $2.00/extra child \n$10.00 for All Access Members (parents & children) no extra child fee \n\n  \nRegister For This Program\n  \n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/family-wellness-parent-child-yoga/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/6YogaPosesforChildren-730x390.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190727T100000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190727T120000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20190529T153906Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190529T153906Z UID:23518-1564221600-1564228800@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Open Tree Climb DESCRIPTION:This isn’t your childhood tree climbing. With the help of our trained facilitators\, you’ll get up in the trees like never before. Using the same professional equipment that arborists and scientists use when they ascend into the treetops\, our highly trained and experienced facilitators will teach you everything you need to know to get harnessed up\, in the saddle\, and headed toward the treetops. Once you’re at a height that’s comfortable for you\, you’ll be free to swing\, spin\, bounce\, walk the branches\, or just hang out in a tree.  It’s your adventure! \nOur tree climbing programs are meant for youth and adults\, age 7 and above\, with little to no tree climbing skills. All equipment is supplied; all you need is loose clothing (T-shirt and long pants recommended)\, closed toe shoes (hard soles recommended)\, and an adventurous spirit! \nTo learn more about tree climbing and other open climb dates\, please visit our tree climbing page! \nPre-registration is highly recommended. These tree climbing programs often fill quickly. A minimum of six climbers is required to climb\, so please be sure to register if you’re planning on coming so we don’t have to unnecessarily cancel any climbs! \nCost per climber (all ages 7 or or older welcome!):\nNon-members: $35 / Riveredge Trail Pass members: $25 / Riveredge All Access Members: $20.   \nBecome a member today for as little as $40 for the whole family and save big on registrations for tree climbing and many other programs! \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n  \nCancellation Policy: Registrant will be refunded 75% of registration fee if cancellation occurs up to 7 days (1 week) before the event.  Any cancellations within 7 days of the event will not be refunded unless the event is cancelled by Riveredge staff. \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/open-tree-climb-11/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Adventure,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/treeclimbingcalendar.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Steff%20Merten":MAILTO:smerten@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190727T170000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190728T090000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20170517T144241Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190529T155810Z UID:16092-1564246800-1564304400@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Family Overnight at Riveredge: Creatures of the Night DESCRIPTION:Join a Riveredge Naturalist for a unique opportunity to experience Riveredge after hours and enjoy one of our most magical opportunities available for families at Riveredge!  Spend the evening exploring the trails\, looking for night creatures\, catching fireflies\, or relaxing at the campfire.  Pitch your tent by Heron Pond and slumber to the sound of the night choir.  We’ll cook supper on the campfire\, and in the morning you’ll enjoy pancakes with Riveredge maple syrup.  Space is limited so register early.  Each family is limited to one tent. \nCost: All Access Members: $55 per family\, Trail Pass Members $65 per family\, Non-members: $75 per family \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/familyovernightaugust/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Adventure,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Teds-girls-at-night.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Steff%20Merten":MAILTO:smerten@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190729T180000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190729T190000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20190625T181422Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190626T182045Z UID:23854-1564423200-1564426800@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Community Rivers Program: Boasting about Composting DESCRIPTION:Have you ever wanted to reduce your kitchen and yard waste? Come join the Community Rivers Program to learn all the basics in composting! You will learn about what it is\, why is it important for not only helping reduce landfill waste but also the benefits for your lawn & gardens\, as well as helpful do’s and don’ts for the practice! \n* This program is for communities involved in the Community Rivers Program (Grafton\, Saukville\, and Newburg) \nFee: Free \nPre-registration is recommended.   Register HERE \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/boasting-about-composting/ LOCATION:Grady Park\, Saukville\, 110 W Dekora St.\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/compost.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190730T160000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190730T190000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20190520T164558Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190520T164558Z UID:23348-1564502400-1564513200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Community Rivers Program: Saukville Family Fishing Afternoon DESCRIPTION:Spend the afternoon on the banks of the Milwaukee River at East Riverside Park with a pole in your hand and hopefully a few bites on your line! Learn how to tie a hook on your line\, bait your hook\, and safely cast your line into the water. With the assistance of a Riveredge Naturalist we will try to catch and identify each fish before releasing them back into their home: The Milwaukee River. Bait and poles provided or feel free to bring your own. Children ages 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult. \nNo need to pre-register! This day is free to Saukville residents as part of the Community Rivers Program. We’ll have a limited number of poles available on a first-come\, first-serve basis\, or feel free to bring your own! \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/community-rivers-program-saukville-family-fishing-afternoon/ LOCATION:WI CATEGORIES:Adventure,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/20180719_164959.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190730T190000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190730T210000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20190613T190051Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190613T190051Z UID:23767-1564513200-1564520400@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Riveredge Photo Club DESCRIPTION:\n\n\n\nThe Photo Club meetings are friendly and informal\, with a brief discussion of upcoming activities\, a short program and conclude with the opportunity to share and discuss photos.  You’re welcome as a photographer\, regardless of your skill level. Fee: Free\n\n\n\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/riveredge-photo-club-32/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Blue-Flag-Iris.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190802T090000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190802T150000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20170515T165906Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190529T161538Z UID:16066-1564736400-1564758000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Parent/Grandparent Child Trek- Canoeing Horicon Marsh DESCRIPTION: \nExperience canoeing through Horicon Marsh\, the site of both a national and state wildlife refuge\, located just one hour from Riveredge. The slow moving waters of the marsh offer relaxing family paddling. The flora and fauna are unmatched\, and more than 350 species of birds have been sighted over the years. Join a Riveredge naturalist for an exciting day paddling and discovery. Riveredge will provide the canoes\, paddles and lifejackets; you provide a hat\, sunscreen\, water\, lunch and enthusiasm. \nFee: All Access Member: $30 per person\, Trail Pass Member: $35 per person\, Non-member: $40 person.  Ages 8+ with an adult. \nBecome a member today for as little as $40 for the whole family and save big on registrations for tree climbing and many other programs! \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n  \nCancellation Policy: Registrant will be refunded 75% of registration fee if cancellation occurs up to 7 days (1 week) before the event.  Any cancellations within 7 days of the event will not be refunded unless the event is cancelled by Riveredge staff. \n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/parentgrandparent-child-trek-canoeing-horicon-marsh/ LOCATION:Horicon Marsh\, N7725 WI-28\, HORICON\, WI\, 53032\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Adventure,Children's Programs,Family Programs ORGANIZER;CN="Steff%20Merten":MAILTO:smerten@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID="America/Chicago":20190802T193000 DTEND;TZID="America/Chicago":20190802T210000 DTSTAMP:20190716T211639 CREATED:20180527T164616Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190523T143227Z UID:20169-1564774200-1564779600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Family Night Hike: Bats\, Stars\, Lightning Bugs & Mars! DESCRIPTION:Strap on your hiking shoes and grab a flashlight for this evening family adventure. Riveredge Naturalists will lead small groups on a hike to discover the sanctuary after dark. We’ll stargaze and search for bats\, learn about lightening bug communication and explore how our senses help us navigate the night. Children must be accompanied by an adult. \nCost: $12 per family for Non-Members\, $10 per family for Trail Pass members\, $7 per family for All-Access Members \n\nRegister For This Program\n\n URL:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/familynighthike/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/riveredgenight.jpg END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR