2016 Dog Days
Jan 9 to Dec 17
Bring your canine friends for an afternoon of romping in the garden. In the winter, cross-country skiers and snowshoers also welcome, and in the warmer...
Astronomy at the Arboretum
Spend an evening under the stars! Introduction to stars, constellations, star lore, and other space-related topics – includes a stargazing tour of the sky. Dress...
Moon Over Monona Terrace
On the Rooftop Garden, young and old alike are invited to view the moon and other celestial objects through a multitude of different telescopes.
From warming trout streams to decreasing ice cover, lower lake levels to extreme heat, Climate Wisconsin tells stories of our rapidly changing climate. The collection...
Fishes of Wisconsin
This single volume, published by the University of Wisconsin Press, represents an unmatched reference guide for those interested in species of fish in Wisconsin as...
History of Limnology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
This image collection presents three generations of limnological research in Wisconsin. The collection mainly focuses on the important pioneers of limnology (Dr. Edward A. Birge,...
Aldo Leopold Foundation
The foundation's goal is to share the legacy of Aldo Leopold and to awaken an ecological conscience in the people of our nation, through tours...
We offer free field trips and excursions to learners of all ages to learn about science through hands-on exploration.
Center for the Humanities
The Center for the Humanities is the primary forum on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus for coordinating and sponsoring activities and events in the humanities....
Everyday Herbalism: Backyard & Kitchen Remedies for Natural Health--Jacquelyn Dobrinska
Participants will learn the foundations of herbal medicine, traditions of health, progression of health, history use of herbs, scientific application of herbal medicine, remedies in...
Dates: Sep 11 to Sep 16
Door's Autumn Jewels
This seminar will immerse participants in the most beautiful preserves of Door County when they are full of glorious colors. Relaxed afternoon optional hikes will...
Dates: Sep 25 to Sep 30
Natural & Geologic History of the Niagara Escarpment
Explore the Niagara Escarpment! Roger will utilize his geologic, ecologic and sustainability experiences to make the Niagara Escarpment's flora, fauna and fossils come to life...
Dates: Oct 20