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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Snowballs (Thurs AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Snowballs (Thurs AM)

February 1 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

One, two, three- make some snowballs for me! We will read the story by Lois Ehlert and make our own creations indoors and out. Don’t melt at home- come build with us today! Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Snowballs (Fri AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Snowballs (Fri AM)

February 2 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

One, two, three- make some snowballs for me! We will read the story by Lois Ehlert and make our own creations indoors and out. Don’t melt at home- come build with us today! Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Mice on Ice (Tues AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Mice on Ice (Tues AM)

February 6 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

For birds of prey this is a delicacy in the winter! Explore the predatory world of raptors in winter. Songs and games are sure to keep you roasty toasty. Continue reading

Homeschool Program: Glaciers: Part I – Shaping Wisconsin’s Past

Homeschool Program: Glaciers: Part I – Shaping Wisconsin’s Past

February 6 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn about the glaciers that formed the landscape of Wisconsin and what formations they made along the way. We’ll hike up a drumlin, learn about kettles, kames, eskers and moraines! Continue reading

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Mice on Ice (Tues PM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Mice on Ice (Tues PM)

February 6 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm

For birds of prey this is a delicacy in the winter! Explore the predatory world of raptors in winter. Songs and games are sure to keep you roasty toasty. Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Mice on Ice (Wed AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Mice on Ice (Wed AM)

February 7 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

For birds of prey this is a delicacy in the winter! Explore the predatory world of raptors in winter. Songs and games are sure to keep you roasty toasty. Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Mice on Ice (Thurs AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Mice on Ice (Thurs AM)

February 8 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

For birds of prey this is a delicacy in the winter! Explore the predatory world of raptors in winter. Songs and games are sure to keep you roasty toasty. Continue reading

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Vacation Day: Cabin Fever

Vacation Day: Cabin Fever

February 9 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Shake off some of that cabin fever by heading to Aldo Leopold Nature Center! There are many fun games to play in the cold and snow and we will stay cozy and warm while doing so! Get ready to complete challenges in the great outdoors from snowshoe races to capture the flag. Put your outdoor skills to the test and enjoy these last few months of winter! Continue reading

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Mice on Ice (Fri AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Mice on Ice (Fri AM)

February 9 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

For birds of prey this is a delicacy in the winter! Explore the predatory world of raptors in winter. Songs and games are sure to keep you roasty toasty. Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Moon Rope (Tues AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Moon Rope (Tues AM)

February 13 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

Another adventure retold by Lois Ehlert awaits you today. Get ready to dig the games and join mole and fox on an out-of-this-world adventure! Continue reading

Homeschool Program: Glaciers: Part II – Present and Future

Homeschool Program: Glaciers: Part II – Present and Future

February 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The frozen fun continues for another week! After learning about glaciers of the past, we’ll spend this week learning about glaciers today and how they are changing! We’ll even meet a glaciologist who will share her experiences researching in the Antarctic! Continue reading

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Moon Rope (Tues PM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Moon Rope (Tues PM)

February 13 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Another adventure retold by Lois Ehlert awaits you today. Get ready to dig the games and join mole and fox on an out-of-this-world adventure! Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Moon Rope (Wed AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Moon Rope (Wed AM)

February 14 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

Another adventure retold by Lois Ehlert awaits you today. Get ready to dig the games and join mole and fox on an out-of-this-world adventure! Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Moon Rope (Thurs AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Moon Rope (Thurs AM)

February 15 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

Another adventure retold by Lois Ehlert awaits you today. Get ready to dig the games and join mole and fox on an out-of-this-world adventure! Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Moon Rope (Fri AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Moon Rope (Fri AM)

February 16 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

Another adventure retold by Lois Ehlert awaits you today. Get ready to dig the games and join mole and fox on an out-of-this-world adventure! Continue reading

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Vacation Day: Great Backyard Bird Count at ALNC!

Vacation Day: Great Backyard Bird Count at ALNC!

February 19 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Every year, people from all over the country come together to count birds for the Great American Backyard Bird Count, a citizen science project that monitors bird populations. Each checklist submitted helps researchers at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology learn more about how birds are doing, and how to protect them and the environment we share. In addition to collect this info, we’ll hike using binoculars to search for birds, fill bird feeders, and have all sorts of feathery fun! Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Me and My Shadow (Tues AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Me and My Shadow (Tues AM)

February 20 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

Wood you believe that the groundhog is chuck full of surprises? Wood you come down for songs, crafts, and a chuck-load of fun? I hope to see your shadow while we learn about all things groundhog. Continue reading

Homeschool Program: Standing Tall

Homeschool Program: Standing Tall

February 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In the middle of winter, it must be hard to be a tree. Covered in snow, blown by strong winter winds and withstanding cold temperatures. We’ll learn how trees survive in winter, what dangers trees face in winter and how to identify leafless trees. Continue reading

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Me and My Shadow (Tues PM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Me and My Shadow (Tues PM)

February 20 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Wood you believe that the groundhog is chuck full of surprises? Wood you come down for songs, crafts, and a chuck-load of fun? I hope to see your shadow while we learn about all things groundhog. Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Me and My Shadow (Wed AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Me and My Shadow (Wed AM)

February 21 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

Wood you believe that the groundhog is chuck full of surprises? Wood you come down for songs, crafts, and a chuck-load of fun? I hope to see your shadow while we learn about all things groundhog. Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Me and My Shadow (Thurs AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Me and My Shadow (Thurs AM)

February 22 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

Wood you believe that the groundhog is chuck full of surprises? Wood you come down for songs, crafts, and a chuck-load of fun? I hope to see your shadow while we learn about all things groundhog. Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Me and My Shadow (Fri AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Me and My Shadow (Fri AM)

February 23 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

Wood you believe that the groundhog is chuck full of surprises? Wood you come down for songs, crafts, and a chuck-load of fun? I hope to see your shadow while we learn about all things groundhog. Continue reading

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DreamBank: Maple Syruping 101

DreamBank: Maple Syruping 101

February 24 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

We’re teaming up with DreamBank to celebrate this Wisconsin tradition! Join us for Maple Syruping 101. Continue reading

Bird & Nature Outing at Edna Taylor Conservation Park

Bird & Nature Outing at Edna Taylor Conservation Park

February 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Join us for regularly scheduled - 4th Saturday of every month - Bird & Nature Outings at Edna Taylor Conservation Park! This free, family-friendly nature hike requires no registration and is co-sponsored by Madison FUN Friends of Urban Nature partner groups Madison Parks, Madison Audubon and Aldo Leopold Nature Center. Continue reading

Brainiac Bowl 2018

Brainiac Bowl 2018

February 24 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for a lively science, history, culture, and pop trivia contest in which teams match wits against each other to raise funds for children's environmental education! Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Those Prickly Pines (Tues AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Those Prickly Pines (Tues AM)

February 27 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

What is as tall as a house and green all year round? Why pine trees of course! Count needles, smell the bark, hug the trunk, and learn all about these evergreen trees! Continue reading

Homeschool Program: The Eyes Have It

Homeschool Program: The Eyes Have It

February 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

How do our eyes work? See a model eye up close and experience how animals see the world with specialized glasses. Discover how eye placement influences hunting for predators and hiding for prey. We’ll even explore some optical illusions! Find out if “seeing is believing” in this eye-opening program! Continue reading

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Those Prickly Pines (Tues PM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Those Prickly Pines (Tues PM)

February 27 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm

What is as tall as a house and green all year round? Why pine trees of course! Count needles, smell the bark, hug the trunk, and learn all about these evergreen trees! Continue reading

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Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Those Prickly Pines (Wed AM)

Wonder Bugs Preschool Program: Those Prickly Pines (Wed AM)

February 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

What is as tall as a house and green all year round? Why pine trees of course! Count needles, smell the bark, hug the trunk, and learn all about these evergreen trees! Continue reading

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