1500 E. Park Place
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Green Birding Challenge
Join the Urban Ecology Center's Research and Citizen Science team for a fun day of green birding. Teams will bike, walk, or sit to discover the most birds in a given time period. All experience levels are welcome.
Banning DDT: how citezen activists in Wisconsin led the way: Author talk Bill Berry
In December 1968 DDT went on trial in Madison. Author Bill Berry details how citizens, scientists, reporters and conservationists drew attention to the harmful affects of "the miracle pesticide" Book signing to fallow
Native Plant Sale
prairie Future Seed Company will be selling over 60 different species of prairie, savanna and woodland perennials native to the southeast Wisconsin. A portion of the profits from the sale will go to the Urban Ecology Center
2nd Annual Milwaukee Coffee Festival
Join the Coffee Guild as we celebrate Milwaukee's other favorite brew. This festival is free to the public. Local roasters and other vendors will be set up providing you with samples and knowledge. On site roasting will also be taking place giving you an inside look to home roasting. There will also be classes led by some of the top local leaders in the coffee industry.
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