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Events

May
28
Tue
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.

May
29
Wed
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!

Jun
16
Sun
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.

Jun
22
Sat
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.

Jul
11
Thu
Origami Cranes Workshop @ Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Fold origami cranes into a beautiful bouquet that you can display at home or give as a gift! Learn about the importance of cranes to Japanese culture from International Crane Foundation experts, and be inspired to write your own nature-related haikus. All supplies provided. Click here to register.

Youth Ages Accepted: Ages 12 & up

Instructors: Lizzie Condon, International Crane Foundation

Cost: $25/$20 member | Course Number: 21-06

Aug
3
Sat
Horicon Marsh Outdoor Field Day @ Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center
Aug 3 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Join our staff at the Horicon Marsh Outdoor Field Day on Saturday, August 3. Learn about birding – including Whooping Cranes – and other outdoor activities at this free open house. Click here to learn more.

Aug
10
Sat
Whoopers and Sandhills @ Kettle Moraine State Forest - Northern Unit
Aug 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us at the Kettle Moraine State Forest’s Ice Age Visitor Center in Campbellsport, Wisconsin to learn about the fascinating life histories of Wisconsin’s cranes. Click here to learn more.

Aug
17
Sat
Hope the Whooping Crane visiting Mirror Lake State Park! @ Mirror Lake State Park
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join us for a presentation on Endangered Whooping Cranes – and meet our Whooping Crane mascot Hope – on Saturday, Aug. 17, at Mirror Lake State Park in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Click here to learn more about events at the park.

Aug
22
Thu
The Bodega at Breese Stevens Field @ Breese Stevens Field
Aug 22 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Visit us at The Summer Bodega on Aug. 22 from 5 to 9 p.m. in Madison, Wisconsin! Our staff with be hosting the Nature Net booth at the event. Stop by to check out our educational materials and handouts, simple crafts and activities, and a special appearance by Hope the Whooping Crane! Learn more about this fabulous evening.

Aug
27
Tue
Learn about the International Crane Foundation @ Stoughton Area Senior Center
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Learn about our work to save the world’s cranes and get an update on our current headquarter’s renovation at the Stoughton Area Senior Center on Tuesday, Aug. 27. Learn more about the center’s activities.