Nature Detectives: Animal Tracking

Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr), Saukville, WI

It’s time to go snowshoeing!  Explore the woods, wetlands and meadows of Riveredge and search for signs of creatures that live there.  Please dress to be outdoors and wear insulated boots.  Depending on snow depth, the hike will be in snowshoes or on foot. Pre-registration suggested. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. […]

CANCELLED: Adult & Family Night Ski & Snowshoe

Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr), Saukville, WI

CANCELLED DUE TO ICY TRAIL CONDITIONS AND FRIGID WINDCHILL Enjoy the beauty and serenity of a crisp snowy evening on skis or snowshoes.  Traverse our trails, lighted by the soft glow of lanterns, or those trails lit only by the light of the moon and stars.  Refreshments will await you at the end of the […]

Student Research Symposium “Connections in Nature”

Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr), Saukville, WI

The general public is welcome to join us in celebrating and learning what Wisconsin students have been researching!  Forty-six undergraduate and graduate students from seven Wisconsin universities and colleges will be conducting oral and poster presentations on a variety of biological topics, including wildlife conservation, restoration, and other ecology related topics on Nov. 9th at […]

$35

Family Overnight at Riveredge: Nature After Dark

Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr), Saukville, WI

Join a Riveredge Naturalist for a unique opportunity to experience Riveredge after hours. Spend the evening exploring the trails, looking for night creatures, catching fireflies or relaxing at the campfire. Pitch your tent on the Riveredge lawn and slumber to the sound of the night choir. Bring a picnic supper; in the morning, enjoy pancakes […]

Photographers Anonymous

Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr), Saukville, WI

The Photo Club brings together those who enjoy photography and wish to take better pictures through practice. Held at Riveredge on the last Tuesday of every month. Cost: Free

Homeschool Ed-Venture Open House for Returning and Prospective Students

Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr), Saukville, WI

Reunite with friends as you embark on a treasure hunt and enjoy a photo slideshow of class memories. Bring a bag lunch for a group picnic afterwards! New families will enjoy meeting current participants and experiencing an “inside” view of Riveredge programming. Pre-registration suggested. Cost: $5 per family

Family Hootenanny (MEMBERS ONLY EVENT)

Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr), Saukville, WI

This free event is sponsored by the Riveredge Board of Directors as a thank you to all of our members! It will be an awesome evening with square dancing (no need to know how…this is just for the fun of it and teaching will be provided), old time country fair games for the kids, crazy […]

Monarch Tagging

Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr), Saukville, WI

The journey and migration patterns of monarch butterflies are amazing. Many questions remain unanswered about the fall migration of the monarch population east of the Rocky Mountains. Join a Riveredge Naturalist and help us catch, tag and release Monarch butterflies as we take part in the Monarch Watch migration research project to help unravel the […]

Wild Animal Finders: Crayfish Capers

Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr), Saukville, WI

Crayfish, crawfish or crawdads – whatever you call them – these lobster relatives are incredibly fun! Investigate these fascinating creatures that make the Milwaukee River their home. Let the crayfish races begin! $5 per person for Trail Pass Members and Non-Members, All Access Members: Free

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