2015 Workshops for Green & Healthy Schools: Project WET & Project Learning Tree. Registration for Green & Healthy Schools Educators only $10*
*Thanks to generous grants, the workshop will be offered at the reduced price of $10 for Green & Healthy School faculty and staff (a savings of $50!). Participants are required to register their school as a Green & Healthy School to attend at the reduced fee. Participants not with registered Green & Healthy School will be charged $60. For more information, contact: Cindy Koepke at 608-267-7622.
Winter Free Fishing Weekend - January 17-18, 2015 Watch this expanding listing of ice fishing clinics for one being held near you. Youth groups and clubs are encouraged to attend for fun fishing on the ice.
August 18. Project WET Training Workshop. Retzer Nature Center, Waukesha. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Project WET (Water Education for Teachers) trainig provides hands-on activities to help you teach about water and is designed and tested by educators. Best of all, Project WET is fun! The focus of this workshop is storm water and how it impacts the environment. Specific areas that will be featured include: Learning how to use the hands on learning activities including water quality testing and macro-invertebrate sampling, sharing ideas and tips with other teachers, and learning about finding and utilizing local and state program resources. Cost: $25 workshop fee that covers all program materials, morning break and beverages, and the project WET guidebook—please bring your own bag lunch. Call 262-970-6680 to register by August 10, 2015. For specific workshop questions, contact Jayne Jenks at 262-896-8305.