Programs
and Events 
Fall/Winter 2014 Events
To volunteer to help with programs and events, please contact the staff
at the Visitor Center.


To sign up for a program, call 715-463-2739 or email information@crexmeadows.org

            Little Wildlifers       

Wednesdays, September 17th, October 15th, November 19th, December 17th

1-2pm

Crex Meadows Wildlife Education & Visitor Center

Join the wildlife educator for a stories, songs, crafts, and activities chosen especially for children pre-K through Kindergarten and their parents. A different animal will be featured each month.

  Carnivore Tracking Workshop  

 

Saturday, December 6th

9am to 3pm

Crex Meadows Wildlife Education & Visitor Center

 

Learn tracking skills, identification and gait interpretation. Training begins in the visitor center followed by outdoor field training. Persons completing the carnivore tracking workshop and wolf ecology workshop (see below) will qualify to become a DNR Volunteer Carnivore Tracker and assist with tracking surveys. Lunch and materials are provided by a WDNR Citizen Science Monitoring grant. Be sure to dress for winter weather for afternoon tracking session. Field work involves walking through snow. Pre-registration required. Limited to 50 participants.

 

  Wolf Ecology Workshop  

 

Sunday, December 7th

9am to 3pm

Crex Meadows Wildlife Education & Visitor Center

 

Enjoy shared learning with other wolf enthisasts and wolf experts.  Learn about wolf history, biology and monitoring techniques. Persons completing the carnivore tracking workshop (on Saturday) and wolf ecology workshop will qualify to become a DNR Volunteer Carnivore Tracker and assist with tracking surveys. Lunch and materials are provided by a WDNR Citizen Science Monitoring grant. Be sure to dress for winter weather. Pre-registration required. Space is limited to 50 participants.

            Crex Nature Photography Club Meeting         

Saturday, December 13th
10 - 11:30 am

In the Auditorium at the Crex Meadows Wildlife Education & Visitor Center

 

Are you interested in nature photography?  Do you spend time at Crex Meadows taking photos and want to share them?  Do you want to learn more about digital photography and get to know other people who share a love of the natural world and a desire to improve their skills?  Join the Crex Photo Club! 

 

We generally meet on the second Saturday of each month, unless otherwise noted. 

 

If you want to share your photos with the group, please send them to crexphotog@gmail.com by 8pm Friday, September 12.  Please only send photos if you plan on attending the meeting.  More info on image size, etc. can be found on the Photo Club webpage.

            Little Wildlifers       

Wednesdays, September 17th, October 15th, November 19th, December 17th

1-2pm

Crex Meadows Wildlife Education & Visitor Center

Join the wildlife educator for a stories, songs, crafts, and activities chosen especially for children pre-K through Kindergarten and their parents. A different animal will be featured each month.

 


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