BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Riveredge Nature Center - ECPv4.9.9//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Riveredge Nature Center X-ORIGINAL-URL:https://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:20191001T190000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191001T210000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190822T164424Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190822T164424Z UID:24539-1569956400-1569963600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:NJC Bird Club - Bringing the Whooping Crane Back from the Brink DESCRIPTION:Kim Smith\, chief operating officer for the International Crane Foundation – will offer us a broad overview of past and current efforts to reintroduce additional populations of Whooping Cranes into Wisconsin. Bird Club is free to all. \n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/njc-bird-club-bringing-the-whooping-crane-back-from-the-brink/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191003T143000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191003T160000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190822T164636Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190924T194533Z UID:24542-1570113000-1570118400@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Memory Cafe DESCRIPTION: \nIn partnership with the Ozaukee County Aging Resource Disability Center (ARCC)\, Riveredge is offering a Memory Café. It meets at Riveredge on the first Thursday 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 Sarah Prohuska at ARDC to register 262-993-7352 \n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/memory-cafe-49/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191004T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191004T160000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190806T201719Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190813T183359Z UID:24292-1570179600-1570204800@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Renew\, Reconnect & Reflect- A Wellness Retreat DESCRIPTION:Are you looking for a way to…\n• slow down\, unplug and reconnect with yourself?\n• drink in the beauty and inspiration nature provides?\n• take time for a quiet walk in the woods?\n• relax and rejuvenate through a gentle yoga and breathwork session?\n• be in the present moment and capture the inspiration?\n• take the time to dream and envision?\n• enjoy the company of others looking for these same things?\n…then this retreat is for you! \n\nAutumn is a time of change and transition for all of nature\, including ourselves. It is an opportune time to slow down\, immerse yourself in nature and gain inspiration & insight for living your best life\, right now. This retreat offers a unique combination of forest-bathing\, yoga\, journaling\, creativity\, visioning and sharing. Join us for a day that focuses on you\, nature and your inner spark. Light refreshments & lunch are included.\n \nFee: $100.00/non-members\, $80.00/members \n\n  \nRegister For This Program\n  \n\n  \n\nMeet our Facilitators… \nAnn- \nAnn Otte grew up in Kohler and has lived in Milwaukee\, Dallas and currently Cedarburg.  Her career centered around facilitating retreats in the areas of leadership development\, team building and strategic planning\, specifically the design of mission\, vision and values.  She is also a Kripalu certified yoga teacher who desires to help others find their heart\, soul and most amazing future. \n                          \nMichele- \nMichele Caird is a Milwaukee native with stints of time in NYC and Brisbane\, Australia. Her career has focused on working with professionals and small businesses to grow through building a vision and strategic plan that is based on a clear mission and defined values.  She aspires to bring the foundation of that work to guide others in finding ways to simplify life\, embrace transition and create their own most amazing future. \n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/renew-reconnect-reflect-a-wellness-retreat/ LOCATION:Sugarbush House at Riveredge Nature Center\, 4400 County Rd. Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/sunset-3052403_960_720.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191005T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191005T113000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190813T145953Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190813T145953Z UID:24441-1570269600-1570275000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Nature Detectives: Fungus Blooms & Falling Leaves DESCRIPTION:Fall colors are all around us in the forests at Riveredge! With autumn leaves of red\, orange\, and yellow falling to the forest floor and crisp fall rains- Mushrooms start popping up everywhere! The different shapes\, colors\, sizes\, and textures of these decomposers can be discovered on this sensory hike. Join us for a color and texture search and so much more! \nFee: Non-members: $7.00/child\, Trail Pass members: $5.00/child\, All Access: Free! \n\n  \nRegister For This Program\n  \n\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/nature-detectives-fungus-blooms-falling-leaves/ CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/leaves.png END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191005T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191005T150000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190822T192344Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190822T192344Z UID:24552-1570280400-1570287600@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:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/open-tree-climb-16/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adventure,Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://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:20191006T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191006T150000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20170213T145733Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190806T204522Z UID:15054-1570363200-1570374000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Riveredge Kids Cooking Series: Spooky Foods! DESCRIPTION:This program will be a feast for your mind and your appetite! Create delicious\, easy-to-make recipes for beginner chefs and utilize healthy\, fresh ingredients in the kitchen. This session’s menu will satisfy your creepy cravings with mini mummy pizza pockets\, roasted pumpkin bites\, witches finger cookies\, and yoda soda. With time between recipes\, we’ll even play a creepy Halloween game: Deadman’s Game!  It’s sure to be spook-a-licious! \n This program is limited to children 8-12 only\, adults sit this one out to let their young chefs learn how to whip up a storm! Please be prepared to share any food allergies your child may have. Pre-registration required. \nNon-Members: $25/child \nRiveredge Members: $15/child \nCancellation Policy: Registrant will be refunded 75% of registration fee if cancellation occurs up to 7 days (1 week) before the program.  Any cancellations within 7 days of the program will not be refunded unless the program is cancelled by Riveredge staff. \n\n  \nRegister For This Program\n  \n\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/riveredge-kids-cooking-series-halloween/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Spooky-FOods.png ORGANIZER;CN="Cassie%20Bauer":MAILTO:cbauer@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191009T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191009T113000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20160815T190429Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190807T170501Z UID:12983-1570615200-1570620600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Nature Tots: Seeds on the Move DESCRIPTION:Nature Tots: Environmental Education for kids ages 2-5 accompanied by an adult\nIn autumn seeds float\, fly\, fling and cling to get from one place to another. We will explore the forest and field in search of these fruits of fall. Then we will press apple cider and meet Johnny Appleseed! \nFee: Non-members: $7.00/child\, Trail Pass Members: $5.00/child\, All Access Members: Free \n\n  \nRegister For This Program\n  \n\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/nature-tots-seeds-move-2/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/seeds.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Cassie%20Bauer":MAILTO:cbauer@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191010T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191010T113000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20180822T181516Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190813T180921Z UID:20719-1570701600-1570707000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Little Explorers Playgroup DESCRIPTION:Hello Fall! Let’s gather in the Natural Play Area and share the wonder of nature through outdoor play. We will taste the harvest’s bounty in the Children’s Organic Garden\, hunt for patterns in nature\, play camouflage hide and go seek\, 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. \nFee: Non-members: $7.00/child\, Trail Pass members:$5.00/child\, and FREE for All-Access Members!  \n\n  \nRegister For This Program\n  \n\nPlaygroup Tips for Families \n\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\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/little-explorers-playgroup-89/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/little-explorers.png END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191010T170000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191010T183000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190822T171428Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191008T200551Z UID:24544-1570726800-1570732200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:New Volunteer Orientation DESCRIPTION:Looking to learn more about Riveredge Nature Center and how you can become involved in educating children\, managing the land\, or contributing to conservation or science? Join us for an orientation to learn about the organization and how you can sign up to volunteer for various activities throughout the year. Be prepared to go on a short tour of the outdoor spaces nearby the Visitor Center. \nRegister for this program\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/new-volunteer-orientation-2/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/pancakevolunteers.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191011T000000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191011T000000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20191011T162737Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191011T162737Z UID:24839-1570752000-1570752000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Holiday Bough Trimming with Mitchell Park Domes DESCRIPTION:Learn how to properly trim your evergreen trees to create festive and natural holiday decorations. Under the guidance of a Riveredge Naturalist\, identify and trim native bows and branches from around Riveredge Nature Center. Then weave our materials into a welcoming table wreath to use during your holiday entertaining or as a beautiful and unique handmade gift. Slow down in this busy time of year to enjoy the scenic outdoors\, spend time with friends\, and learn a new skill for holiday seasons to come. Coffee and cocoa will be provided to keep us warm. \nCreate festive and unique holiday decorations and gifts! Learn how to properly trim your evergreen trees and weave our materials into a welcoming table wreath. Slow down in this busy time of year to enjoy the scenic outdoors\, spend time with friends\, and learn a new skill for holiday seasons to come. \nClick Here for Details and Registration\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/holiday-bough-trimming-with-mitchell-park-domes/ CATEGORIES:Adult Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/cedars.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191012T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191012T120000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20191001T143956Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191001T144056Z UID:24829-1570870800-1570881600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Native Seed Collecting with Friends of the Domes DESCRIPTION:Join a Riveredge Naturalist for a stroll through our magnificent fall prairies! We’ll collect seeds from dried native prairie flowers and grasses and discuss how they can be incorporated into your backyard landscape. During our easy one mile hike and some time indoors\, we’ll discuss benefits and how-to’s related to native plantings. Participants will leave with seeds to sprout their own patch of wild Wisconsin! \nRiveredge or Domes Members | $9 \nNon-Members of either organization | $12 \nClick Here for Details and Registration\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/native-seed-collecting-with-friends-of-the-domes/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/domes-seed-collection.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191012T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191012T113000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190806T211610Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190806T211610Z UID:24308-1570874400-1570879800@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Children's Library Storytime: Stella Luna DESCRIPTION:\nJoin us for the tender story by Janell Cannon of a young\, lost bat who loses her way.  After she falls headfirst into a bird’s nest\, a baby bat is raised like a bird until she is reunited with her mother.\n\nChildren under 6 must be accompanied by an adult.\n \nFree for all- donations to support this program are graciously accepted.  \n  \n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/childrens-library-storytime-stella-luna/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Stellaluna.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191012T150000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191012T180000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190813T162618Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191003T154328Z UID:24445-1570892400-1570903200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Music in the Mushroom - A Historic Riverside Celebration DESCRIPTION:Mosey on down to the Mushroom shelter at Riveredge for an evening of music\, history\, river exploration and more to celebrate the Milwaukee River. Naturalists will lead historic hikes to the Grady Ruins along the Milwaukee River found hidden within Riveredge\, try your hand at catching some river critters\, and enjoy an autumn day along the River. Create artwork with River Outpost artist Sally Duback. Our friends from the Oscar Grady Library will provide tunes from the 1940’s originally recorded in the town of Saukville. Picnic foods will be available for purchase- bring your lawn chairs and blankets for this unique historical evening event. \n  \nFee: Non-Members: $10.00/family\, Trail Pass Members: $7.00/family\, All Access & CRP Community Members: $5.00/family \n\n  \nRegister For This Program\n  \n\n  \n\nTips for a Good-time! \n\nFamilies are welcome to bring in picnic chairs and blankets\, along with snacks and beverages. Some refreshments will be for sale on site.\nActivities are planned for both indoors and outdoors- but mostly outdoors! Please dress for the weather.\nWear hiking shoes so you can tour the Grady Ruins! This hike is less than 1 mile along the Milwaukee River.\nParking for this event will be primarily at the West Lot and along Singing Hill Rd.\n\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/grady-day-a-historic-celebration-along-the-river/ LOCATION:The River Outpost at Riveredge\, 4311 County Road Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Children's Programs,Community Rivers Program,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_8760.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191016T170000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191016T183000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190429T195314Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191010T191237Z UID:23133-1571245200-1571250600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Ozaukee County Family Nature Club: Wildflower Seed Collection! DESCRIPTION:\nWildflower seed collecting can be a fun\, family-friendly activity that can also reap huge benefits to pollinators\, birds\, butterflies\, and other wildlife that use these flowers. Come learn the art of wildflower seed collecting at our next gathering. We will be exploring the small prairie\, and families will learn how to identify particular wildflowers\, find those flowers int he prairie\, and collect seed for future plantings. A great skill to learn for young and old\, and we get to help pollinators too! \nThis event is offered in partnership with Project Wingspan\, whose goal is to provide more pollinator-friendly habitat across the Midwest through coordinated wildflower seed collection efforts. \n\n\nThis event is free- but please\, please RVSP: https://forms.gle/TDfbVBp4X42QgF537\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/ozaukee-county-family-nature-club-the-secret-lives-of-pollinators/ CATEGORIES:Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DSC02680.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191018T190000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191018T220000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190813T173130Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191007T185704Z UID:24452-1571425200-1571436000@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Barn Dance with Frogwater & Urban Barn Dance MKE! DESCRIPTION:Dust off your straw hat\, round up your dancing boots and grab your partner for a Barn Dance Fundraiser at Riveredge Nature Center! \nJoin us Friday\, October 18th after sun-down\, or for you city-folk- 7:00pm! Learn traditional barn dances under direction of Patricia Lynch from Urban Barn Dance MKE\, enjoy foot stompin’ tunes by regional favorite\, Frogwater\, and sip a jar of brew from a local brewery. (We’re much obliged to provided your first drink on us!) \nAll ages welcome\, no previous dance experience necessary! Games\, campfire\, and good old fashioned fun provided. \nProceeds benefit Youth & Family Education Programs at Riveredge.\nGive us a hollar and let us know if you’re coming! \nFees: Non-members: $30.00/adult\, $15.00/child (5 to 12 years)\, Members: $20.00/adult\, $10.00/child (5 to 12 years) \n\n  \nRegister For This Program\n  \n\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/barn-dance/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Family Programs,Special Events ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Barn-Dance.png END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191019T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191019T150000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20161009T164732Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191008T190930Z UID:12941-1571475600-1571497200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Day for Dogs DESCRIPTION:We love our pups\, and we know you love yours too! While we must normally limit dog access at Riveredge to protect the sanctuary’s sensitive native plant and animal life\, we wanted to offer you one day a year where your dog can be a “Riveredge Kid” too!  \nThat’s right- we’re opening up some of our pristine nature trails for man’s best friend to enjoy! Show your pups a piece of nature and enjoy a family hike through our beautiful restored wild Wisconsin sanctuary. It’s guaranteed to be a pawesome day for the whole family. Come for all or part of the day\, no need to show up right at 9 AM.  Please feel free to bring a picnic lunch to enjoy! \nCost: \nHumans pay the normal trail fee: $4 for non-members older than 12\, $2 for non-members 12 and under. As always\, members can use the trails for free. \nAll dogs are $5 (each) for the day. You can register and pay when you arrive.  \n\nWe want to make sure this event is safe and fun for everyone\, including all participating dogs and our native species\, so please keep in mind some important reminders for this day of doggie delight: \n\nAll dogs must be on a leash at all times on the property. Leashes cannot exceed six feet and should not be retractable. Please make sure you are strict in following this rule- the only times your dog should be off leash at this event is in your vehicle or if you are specifically given the okay by staff for an activity.\nKeep on the designated paths. Sensitive plants and animals make their home at Riveredge\, and can be very easily disturbed or destroyed without precautions. Do not allow dogs to chase wildlife or dig up plants\, and swimming is prohibited in ponds\, streams\, or rivers on property unless they are specifically designated.\nAll dogs must be licensed and up to date on their rabies\, distemper\, and bordetella vaccinations. If any incidents occur\, you must be able to provide proof of these vaccinations in a reasonable time.\nClean up after your own dog. We will have poop bags on hand.\nDogs are not allowed in any buildings on the property. If you need to come inside\, please make sure someone in your party can hold the dogs outside or let one of our volunteers stationed at the doors hold them for you.\nEvent staff have the right to refuse entry to any dog. Safety is our number one priority\, so please use your best judgement- if your dog is aggressive with other dogs or people\, is a female in heat\, or has other factors that may not make them the best fit for an event like this\, please keep them at home.\n\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/dayfordogs/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs,Family Programs,Special Events ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Dog-Days_Riveredge_10-6-16-153_WM.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Mandie%20Zopp":MAILTO:mzopp@riveredge.us END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191019T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191019T113000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20170829T195215Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190812T202932Z UID:16920-1571479200-1571484600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Wild Animal Finders: Spiders DESCRIPTION:‘Tis the season of spiders\, bats\, creepies and crawlies. Seek out spiders in various habitats and learn fact and fiction about spiders. Peek as spiders up close with hand lenses and a microscope. Create a spider frame to welcome spiders to your garden. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult.\n \nFee: Non-Members & Trail Pass Members: $5.00/person\, All-Access Members: FREE! \n\n  \nRegister For This Program\n  \n\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/wild-animal-finders-spiders-2/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/jumping-spdr17-1a-1030x736.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191019T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191019T150000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190822T192901Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190822T192901Z UID:24554-1571490000-1571497200@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Open Tree Climb @the Farm DESCRIPTION:This climb will meet at the Riveredge Farm and climb one of our club trees… Farmer John! \nThis 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:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/open-tree-climb-the-farm/ LOCATION:The Farm at Riveredge\, 2989 Hawthorne Dr.\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adventure,Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://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:20191022T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191022T190000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190813T200546Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190813T200546Z UID:24472-1571765400-1571770800@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Sheboygan County Family Nature Club DESCRIPTION:Take sometime for your self and your family this fall with Sheboygan County Family Nature Club. This month we’ll meet at Maywood Environmental Park in Sheboygan where we will focus on mindfulness with Rachael of Mental Health of America. Our walk will be a calming adventure sure to engage all of your senses! \nThis event is open and free to all families! \nPlease RSVP here: https://forms.gle/Y3PZC2zZQ1bpojEQ9 \n  \n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/sheboygan-county-family-nature-club-5/ LOCATION:Maywood Environmental Park\, 3615 Mueller Road\, Sheboygan\, WI\, 53083\, United States CATEGORIES:Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/fnc-sheb..png END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191024T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191024T113000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190813T181151Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190813T181751Z UID:24459-1571911200-1571916600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Little Explorers Playgroup DESCRIPTION:Hello Fall! Let’s gather in the Natural Play Area and share the wonder of nature through outdoor play. We will taste the harvest’s bounty in the Children’s Organic Garden\, hunt for patterns in nature\, play camouflage hide and go seek\, 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. \nFee: Non-members: $7.00/child\, Trail Pass members:$5.00/child\, and FREE for All-Access Members!  \n\n  \nRegister For This Program\n  \n\nPlaygroup Tips for Families \n\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\n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/little-explorers-playgroup-109/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/little-explorers.png END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191024T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191024T190000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20191008T143950Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191009T153800Z UID:24854-1571938200-1571943600@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Washington County Family Nature Club Pumpkins of Fun Night DESCRIPTION:Come join us at the Joan M. Pick Nature Preserve for a night of play and exploring with pumpkins. Learn how they grow\, the parts of a pumpkin\, play with dissecting and carving a pumpkin. We will also play some pumpkin games. All the pumpkin supplies will be provided but feel free to bring your own as well. You are also welcome to hike and explore the beautiful property. This location has trails that are stroller friendly\, however please be advised there are no restroom facilities on this property. We will be outside for this event\, so please dress according to the forecast and temperature outside. When you enter you will notice a gravel parking area to your right. Park in the parking area and look for us! \nFREE and OPEN to all. \nPlease RSVP HERE so we can gather correct amount of supplies. \n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/pumpkins-of-fun-night-at-joan-m-pick-nature-preserve/ LOCATION:Joan M. Pick Nature Preserve\, 5975 Co Rd Z\, West Bend\, Wisconsin\, 53095 CATEGORIES:Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/pumpkins.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191025T150000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191025T170000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190822T193451Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190822T193451Z UID:24556-1572015600-1572022800@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:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/open-tree-climb-17/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adventure,Children's Programs,Family Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://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:20191025T163000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191025T203000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20180817T195520Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190808T205233Z UID:20600-1572021000-1572035400@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Trails & Treats DESCRIPTION:  \nJoin us for an evening of tricks and treats on the trails of Riveredge! Families are invited to hike the Riveredge trails and visit educational stations along a one mile loop. Along the way\,  visit with costumed woodland creatures educating you about their habits and habitats and receive candy-free treats as you go! \n \n\nPlus\, tons more fantastic fall festivities! Here’s a taste of the family fun you can expect:|\n \n\nSeasonal Crafts.\nEnjoy a crackling campfire with family and friends.\nCider\, trail mix and sweets will be available for purchase.\nWe’ll even have a mini Farmer’s Market set up with Fresh Riveredge Produce for purchase\, including winter squash\, apples\, beets\, onions\, carrots\, garlic & MORE!\n\nCostumes and flashlights are encouraged! \nNot enough adventure for you? We’re very excited to offer you the option to add our special tree-climbing program to the night! From 4:30 to 7:30 PM\, hang out in the treetops (literally!) when you add on tree climbing for $15 a climber.  (Climbers must be 7 or older and registered for the event\, “kids at heart” are more than welcome. Walk-ins will climb on a first-come\, first-served basis.) Learn more about tree climbing here and if interested\, you can add on tree climbing when registering. \nTrails And Treats Cost:\nNon-members: $9.00/child\, Riveredge Trail Pass Members: $7.00/child\, Riveredge All-Access Members- FREE! \nAll adults are free! Both children 7+ and adults can add on tree-climbing for $15. (Adults can be added on in the first registration screen. Children can add on tree climbing as an option on the second screen.) \n\nRegister For This Program\n\nAny questions? Contact Cassie at 262-375-2715 and she’ll be happy to help! \nCancellation Policy: Registrant will be refunded 75% of registration fee if cancellation occurs up to 7 days (1 week) before to the program. Any cancellations within 7 days of the program will not be refunded unless the program is cancelled by Riveredge staff. \n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/trailsandtreats/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)\, Saukville\, WI\, United States CATEGORIES:Adventure,Children's Programs,Family Programs,Special Events ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/TT19.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191029T190000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191029T210000 DTSTAMP:20191013T070900 CREATED:20190822T204902Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190822T205413Z UID:24547-1572375600-1572382800@www.riveredgenaturecenter.org SUMMARY:Riveredge Photo Club DESCRIPTION: \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. Photo Club is free to all. \n URL:https://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/event/riveredge-photo-club-35/ LOCATION:Riveredge Nature Center\, 4458 County Hwy Y\, Saukville\, WI\, 53080\, United States CATEGORIES:Adult Programs END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR