International Crane Foundation



The Trumpet in the Orchestra of Evolution: Wetlands and Sandhills in WI @ Lussier Family Heritage Center
May 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Our Crane Research Coordinator Anne Lacy is joining our friends the Wisconsin Wetlands Association for a special talk on Wisconsin’s cranes and wetlands – all in celebration of WWA’s 50th anniversary! Learn more and register for this free event.

How Charismatic Cranes Inspire Peace and Conservation @ Ruth Culver Community Library
May 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for this presentation by our outreach staff to learn how cranes symbolize peace and inspire communities to work together to protect cranes and the landscapes where they live. Thank you to the Friends of the Ruth Culver Community Library for sponsoring this event!

An Evening with the Construction Cranes @ International Crane Foundation
Jun 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Yes, our site is closed while we undergo our $10 million site renovation. But, the show will go on! Please join us for a unique 2019 An Evening with the Construction Cranes Saturday, June 15, from 5 to 8 p.m.

Like past An Evening with the Cranes, this event will include a variety of red and white wine, local brewery beers and an array of appetizers. This year’s celebration will be held in the International Crane Foundation Courtyard, where international staff will highlight the diverse landscapes of cranes.

Registration for this year’s event is limited and cost $75 for members and $100 for non-members – click here to register!

More information about special activities at this year’s event will be available very soon!

For questions about registration please contact membership@savingcranes.org or 608-356-9462 ext. 807.

Jim Harris Memorial Service @ International Crane Foundation
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Honor Jim Harris’ life, legacy and decades of dedication to the conservation of the world’s cranes at a memorial service in Baraboo. Click here for more information.

Cranes of the World Presentation @ Necedah National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join International Crane Foundation Volunteer Naturalist Jean Ashmore Saturday, June 22, for a patio program on the Cranes of the World at the Necedah National Wildlife Refuge! The program will be held indoors in case of inclement weather.

Member Appreciation Day @ International Crane Foundation
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Your membership makes a difference for cranes worldwide, and we want to thank you for your support. Please join us for this fun-filled day with behind-the-scenes tours, special programs and lectures – dedicated to you!