ALNC CLOSED DUE TO COVID-19

Aldo Leopold Nature Center is closed until further notice*. All programs and events are canceled, including Maple Syrup Fest.

*Please note our date of reopen to the public is based on public health recommendations and other factors.

With information changing rapidly, we thank you for your patience as we determine the right course of action in the best interest of public health.

Please stay tuned and do not hesitate to contact us with questions at alnc@aldoleopoldnaturecenter.org. Thank you.

Monona Founder’s Day Celebration at ALNC

Celebrate the 75th anniversary of the City of Monona with a very special Founder’s Day Celebration! Listen to live music, shop the craft vendors, feast on tasty foods and participate in a variety of FREE activities for all ages!! Hands-on pioneer activities for all ages Live music from local Irish and Americana band The Black […]

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Running Wild on the Summer Solstice

From time immemorial, the summer solstice has been celebrated by people and cultures across the globe. The ancients depended on the yearly pattern of day-light hours to set their calendars and determine the best time to plant and harvest crops. The summer solstice, which typically falls on June 21st, is the longest day of the […]

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Early Summer Fishin’

Summer fishing is cherished as an important seasonal hobby by both the young and old. When you get down to it, it’s more than just recreation, it’s practically a right of passage. The culture that surrounds fishing is as deep as the depths that have ever been plumbed by hook, line, and sinker. Happily, the […]

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