Beaver Creek - Connecting People With Nature

SUMMER CAMPS

B is for Birding
June 16

Fly Fishing Clinic for Kids
June 18

Earth Detectives, Ages 9-11
June 22 - 26

Sprouts, Ages 7-8
June 22 - 26

Nature Nuts, Ages 5-6
June 22 - 26

R is for Reptiles
June 30

Geology Underground
July 7

Girls in Nature Camp
July 13 - 16

July 15 Path of the Voyageur
July 15

July 21 Adventures in Geocaching
July 21

July 22 Path of the Voyageur
July 22

July 23 Adventures in Geocaching
July 23

Wonders of Butterflies Camp
August 3 - 5

Morning Budding Butterflies
August 6

Afternoon Budding Butterflies
August 6

Adventures with Butterflies Camp
August 10 - 12

Watercolor Portraits in the Wild
August 11

Our camps are filling up fast, so please call to see if the camp is full to be added to the waiting list.

[ Register and learn more about each of the summer camps. ]

[ Learn more about summer camp scholarships. ]

ANNUAL EVENTS

Butterfly Festival
August 2

Current Programs

Take advantage of the many opportunities throughout the year to connect with nature at Beaver Creek Reserve. Enjoy hands-on nature classes, special events, and presentations about the many facets of our environment and how to take care of our fragile planet. Visit this site often to see what is happening at the Reserve.

Cancellations require a 48-hour notice prior to the class date to receive a full refund, less a 10 percent administrate fee per program.

Upcoming Programs

Volunteer Butterfly House Lab Training
May 26 | 7 until 8 pm | Wise Nature Center
Free for Friends, Free for Nonmembers

NEW! Morning Big Bird Day with the Citizen Science Center
May 28 | 5 until 11 am | Citizen Science Center
$75 for Friends, $75 for Nonmembers

Only 4 spots available.

NEW! Afternoon Big Bird Day with the Citizen Science Center
May 28 | 12 until 4 pm | Citizen Science Center
$75 for Friends, $75 for Nonmembers

Only 4 spots available.

Morning Summer Tree, Shrub, and Vine ID
June 3 | 9:30 am until 12 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

15 spots available.

Afternoon Summer Tree, Shrub, and Vine ID
June 3 | 1 until 3:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

15 spots available.

June Phenology Hike for Elder Explorers
June 4 | 9:30 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

10 spots available.

Summer Tree, Shrub, and Vine ID
June 6 | 1 until 3:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

16 spots available.

Prospecting for Gold
June 7 | 9 am until 12 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends Adult, $3 for Friends Child, $8 for Nonmembers Adult, $4 for Nonmembers Child

25 spots available.

Acoustic Bat Survey at Beaver Creek Reserve
June 18 | 8 until 10 pm | Citizen Science Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

11 spots available.

NEW! Adult Watercolor Class - Landscapes
June 24 - 25 | 10 am until 4 pm | Citizen Science Center
$85 for Friends, $95 for Nonmembers

13 spots available.

Learning about Dragonflies & Damselflies
June 27 | 9:30 until 11:30 am | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

15 spots available.

Volunteer Butterfly House Guide Training
June 29 | 7 until 8 pm | Wise Nature Center
Free for Friends, Free for Nonmembers

Parent and Child Smallmouth Fly Fishing Clinic
June 30 | 9 am until 12 pm | Wise Nature Center
$10 for Friends, $15 for Nonmembers

8 spots available.

Summer Wild Edibles
July 30 | 6 until 8:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

16 spots available.

Butterfly Festival
August 2 | 12:30 until 3:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$4 for Friends Adult, $2 for Friends Child, $5 for Nonmembers Adult, $3 for Nonmembers Child

148 spots available.

Beekeeping at the End of the Season
August 22 | 1 until 4 pm | Wise Nature Center
$40 for Friends, $45 for Nonmembers

34 spots available.

Celebrate the Lower Chippewa River, Conference Day 1
August 28 | 1 until 9 pm
$20 for Friends, $20 for Nonmembers

100 spots available.

Celebrate the Lower Chippewa River, Conference Day 2
August 29 | 8 am until 12 pm

NEW! Afternoon Exploring Spiders of the Northwoods
August 29 | 4:30 until 6 pm | Wise Nature Center
$10 for Friends, $15 for Nonmembers

30 spots available.

NEW! Evening Exploring Spiders of the Northwoods
August 29 | 7 until 9 pm | Wise Nature Center
$20 for Friends, $25 for Nonmembers

30 spots available.

Tiffany Train Ride - Birding Special
September 12 | 7 am until 12 pm | Meet at the Tiffany Wildlife Area Parking Lot
$25 for Friends, $35 for Nonmembers

66 spots available.

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CITIZEN SCIENCE

Lend a hand to environmental scientists. Choose a research project that's interesting to you.

GO STAR GAZING

See the moon, planets, and galaxies to 150 times larger than with just your naked eye!