Join us in the field.

Details on upcoming public events can be found below. All are welcome!

Writing with the Land

Immerse yourself in a relaxing, no-pressure afternoon of writing in partnership with the land. Two Driftless Area poets, Erin Schneider and Catherine Young, will guide you on an exploration of the beautiful Sardeson Forest Preserve, with stops to observe nature, share prose and poetry, and of course, write.

Date: Sunday, October 9th, 2022, 1pm - 3pm

Location: Sardeson Forest Preserve, Mineral Point

Contact: Emilee Martell

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Sandhill Crane Migration

Every year, thousands of sandhill cranes gather on the Lower Wisconsin River as they prepare to migrate south for the winter. Join us to get a prime view of this incredible natural spectacle from a bluff above the river, and learn about the history and conservation of sandhill cranes from local expert Jeb Barzen, who directed the Field Ecology Department at the International Crane Foundation for nearly 30 years.

Date: Saturday, November 5th, 2022, 4:30pm - 6pm

Location: near Spring Green

Contact: Emilee Martell

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