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May. 2018

Fox Locks 2018 Season

May. 18 @ 10:00 am - Oct. 7 @ 9:00 pm
Fox Locks 2018 Season,
1008 Augustine St, Kauakuna, WI 54130 United States

Join us as the Fox River Locks opening for the 2018 season! This year, 25 miles of the beautiful Fox River are open for navigation — from Little Lake Butte des Morts to Kaukauna, and from Wrightstown to the bay of Green Bay. Travel through the nation’s only fully restored, hand-operated lock system either on foot or via boat. Visit our website for a full list of lock hours and operating days.

Jun. 2018

Splash! The Science of Water in a Changing World

Jun. 11 - Sep. 1
Paper Discovery Center,
425 W Water St, Appleton, WI 54911 United States

Join us for Splash! The Science of Water in a Changing World Become a water scientist and determine the chemical makeup of water from different locations. Discover the world hidden in a droplet of water. Give your muscles a workout with a pitcher pump and construct a unique water filter. Observe a solar still in use and delve into the problems of water conservation and sustainability. Hands-on fun and learning for the entire family. All activities included in the price…

Aug. 2018

Fiber Arts Social

Aug. 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week
Creative Juices Artisan Shoppe,
309 E. Kimberly Ave., Kimberly, WI 54136 United States

Free creative inspiration! Come join us for Fiber Arts Social. Bring whatever you’re working on and a friend or two and come join us beginning at 10 a.m. Stop into our lounge, enjoy a cup of coffee, and get your creative juices moving.


Children’s Story Time

Aug. 21 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week until August 28, 2018
Green Bay Botanical Garden,
2600 Larsen Road, Green Bay, WI 54303 United States

Join us for nature-themed stories and activities throughout the summer in the Nielsen Children’s Garden. Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.


Thompson Center on Lourdes Annual Corn Roast

Aug. 21 @ 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thompson Center on Lourdes,
2331 E. Lourdes Dr., Appleton, WI 54915 United States

Annual Corn Roast at The Thompson Center on Lourdes. Tickets available at Thompson Center on Lourdes. (920) 939-3088 or email: [email protected] for questions.


Nature Sings! Concert Series

Aug. 22 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Gordon Bubolz Nature Preserve,
4815 N. Lynndale Dr, Appleton, WI 54913 United States

Evergreen Credit Union presents the Nature Sings! summer concert series, a relaxing evening of music in nature. From earth, wind, fire, and water – to plant and animal life, experience how composers over the ages have celebrated planet Earth in the Gordon Bubolz Nature Preserve’s “Nature Sings” Concert Series. This is a great opportunity to take in the quiet beauty of the preserve and maybe even catch a glimpse of the local wildlife. The August 22 event will feature Auralai,…


Drool in the Pool 2018

Aug. 23 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
City of Neenah Pool,
600 S Park Ave, Neenah, WI 54956 United States

It’s time for Drool in the Pool! Bring your pooch to the Neenah Pool on August 23rd to beat the heat! This is a fun event that gives your furbabies a chance to show off their water skills and make new friends! This event is held by the City of Neenah with proceeds benefiting the Neenah Animal Shelter. $7.00 per session/one dog per person. Sessions are first come, first served. There are 4 sessions. 11:30-1 pm 1:30-3 pm 3:30-5 pm…


Macro Photography

Aug. 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Green Bay Botanical Garden,
2600 Larsen Road, Green Bay, WI 54303 United States

Cost: $16/GBBG Member; $20/Non-Member Aug 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Marc Amenson, Amenson Studio There is a beautiful and fascinating world in your own backyard. Learn how to photograph nature’s smallest creatures, flowers and designs with macro photography. In this hands-on class, you will learn the techniques essential to getting amazing photographs of all things macro. Bring your camera and macro lens for this class, as we will be photographing and critiquing photos in class.



Aug. 23 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Appleton Memorial Park,
Appleton, WI 54911

Walk with Dick Nikolai, retired DNR Wildlife Biologist and volunteer, and Jim Kinderman with Appleton Parks Department. Learn about the prairie savanna site with the park. We will be guided to the initial plantings created in 2001, identify native species, visit new developments, and witness how the area has grown and changed over time. Hear about plans for increasing the native diversity in the park. The public is encouraged to join Wild Ones members in learning more about this beautiful…



Aug. 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Smith Park,
640 Keyes Street , Menasha, WI 54952 United States

PorchaPolooza only occurs for 2 hours – don’t miss it! Nine bands will be playing around Smith Park in Menasha so bring your lawn chairs and comfortable walking shoes. Check out our map at This is a FREE event for everyone!

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