Friday Morning Bird Walk

May 3 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Friday Morning Bird Walks with Nathaniel Reinartz

Join Conservation Manager Nathaniel Reinartz on Friday mornings in spring to observe and record the amazing diversity of birds that stop and refuel at Riveredge on their migratory path. We will record our findings into e-bird and enjoy the many warbler hotspots along the Milwaukee River, as well as, tour unsurveyed land Riveredge has recently acquired.

Meet at the Visitor Center, rain or shine.

Ages 12+

This program is free to attend, but donations are greatly appreciated!

Pre-registration is encouraged but not required.

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May 3 @ 7:30 am 9:30 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Family Nature Club: Spring Ephemerals at Bratt Woods

April 24 @ 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm

Family Nature Club Spring Ephemerals at Bratt Woods

*Rescheduled from Friday 4/26*

Let’s explore the magic of spring ephemeral wildflowers in Bratt Woods! We’ll learn about these unique beauties as we use all of our senses to uncover their mysteries.

Family Nature Club is a free offering to our community designed for kids, teens, and their families. We facilitate outdoor, environmental-education based experiences for families to enjoy together.

Park in the cul de sac at the end of East Cedar Creek Road in Grafton across from 1588 E Cedar Creek Rd.

All ages are welcome!

Pre-registration is required by April 23 at 11:55 pm.

This program is free to attend, but donations are greatly appreciated!

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April 24 @ 4:45 pm 6:15 pm

1588 E Cedar Creek Rd
Grafton, Wisconsin 53024 United States

Kid’s Cooking: Earth Day Birthday

April 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Kid’s Cooking Series: Earth Day Birthday

In this class, we will enjoy the bounty of Mother Earth by making earth and kid-friendly recipes. Kids will cook a Garden of Eatin’ veggie “tree,” a Go Green Smoothie, and a Flower Power Dirt Dessert. We’ll welcome in spring by creating make & take seed bombs.

For kids ages 8-12

Members: $23 | Non-members: $28

Pre-registration required by March 11 at 11:55 pm

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If you need to check your membership status, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at rbuchholz@riveredge.us or call the Riveredge office at 262-375-2715.

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April 25 @ 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Research & Conservation Volunteer Fair

April 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Research & Conservation Volunteer Fair

Are you curious about bird banding? Want to help with water quality monitoring? Interested in learning about the various species surveys conducted at Riveredge? Riveredge is hosting a Research and Conservation Volunteer Fair where we can help answer all of your questions, tell you a little bit more about volunteer expectations, and next steps!

Volunteer opportunitites presented at the fair include:
– Milwaukee River Lake Sturgeon Rehabilitation Program
– Bluebird Survey
– Water Action Volunteer Monitoring Project
– and more!

All ages welcome! Children must be accompanied by an adult

This volunteer fair is free to attend.

Pre-register by April 19 at 11:55 pm or register at the fair.

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April 20 @ 10:00 am 12:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Family Nature Club: Salamander Search

April 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Family Nature Club Salamander Search

Carefully explore Hepburn Woods, searching for a sensitive species emerging in the springtime- salamanders!

Family Nature Club is a free offering to our community designed for kids, teens, and their families. We facilitate outdoor, environmental-education based experiences for families to enjoy together.

Meet at Hepburn Woods in West Bend (address below).

All ages are welcome!

Pre-registration is required by April 17 at 11:55 pm.

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April 18 @ 4:00 pm 5:30 pm

3540 Beaver Dam Rd
West Bend, Wisconsin 53095 United States
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Family Nature Club: Milwaukee River Clean Up

April 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Family Nature Club Milwaukee River Clean Up

Looking for a way to make a difference this upcoming Earth Day? We encourage you to particpate in this amazing opportunity. Join Milwaukee Riverkeeper for a morning of cleaning up our beloved Milwaukee river. There are three locations to choose from, take your pick! Ms. Rachel will be at Peninsula Park in Saukville. Other Riverdge educators will be at Fireman’s Park in Newburg and Lime Kiln Park in Grafton.

All ages are welcome!

Pre-registration required by April 18 at 11:55 pm. The best chance of receiving your desired t-shirt size is to register before April 1st.

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April 20 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Nature Tots

April 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Nature Tots

Nature Tots is an early childhood program designed for learners ages 2-5 years old, accompanied by an adult guardian (little siblings ages 0-1 are welcome to tag along). A Riveredge Naturalist will focus on outdoor exploration, literacy, physical development, nature intelligence, and social development.

Members: $4 | Non-members: $8

Pre-register by April 9 at 11:55 pm or register at the program if spots are available.

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April 10 @ 10:00 am 11:30 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Family Nature Club: Scavenge Like an Animal

April 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Family Nature Club Scavenge Like an Animal

Every wonder what an animal is eating? Do you think you would be hungry after winter? What are all these animals looking for? We will hike and search! A game will be had to see how things survive.

Family Nature Club is a free offering to our community designed for kids, teens, and their families. We facilitate outdoor, environmental-education based experiences for families to enjoy together.

Meet at Lac Lawrann Conservancy (address below).

All ages are welcome!

Pre-registration is required by April 8 at 11:55 pm.

This program is free to attend, but donations are greatly appreciated!

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April 9 @ 5:30 pm 7:00 pm

300 Schmidt Rd
West Bend, WI 53090 United States

Little Explorers Playgroup

April 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Little Explorers Playgroup

Little Explorers is a playgroup open to families with children ages 2 to 5 years old.  These naturalist guided experiences are designed with 45 minutes of structured play & exploration followed by 45 minutes of free play. Adults are encouraged to play along with their little explorers as well. Little siblings (0-1) are welcome to tag along too.

Members: $3 | Non-members: $7

Pre-register by April 17 at 11:55 pm or register at the program if spots are available.

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April 18 @ 10:00 am 11:30 am

300 Schmidt Rd
West Bend, WI 53090 United States

Little Explorers Playgroup

April 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Little Explorers Playgroup

Little Explorers is a playgroup open to families with children ages 2 to 5 years old.  These naturalist guided experiences are designed with 45 minutes of structured play & exploration followed by 45 minutes of free play. Adults are encouraged to play along with their little explorers as well. Little siblings (0-1) are welcome to tag along too.

Members: $3 | Non-members: $7

Pre-register by April 2 at 11:55 pm or register at the program if spots are available.

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Members:

If you need to check your membership status , please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at rbuchholz@riveredge.us or call the Riveredge office at 262-375-2715.

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April 4 @ 10:00 am 11:30 am

300 Schmidt Rd
West Bend, WI 53090 United States

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