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We are honored to be a part of The Greater Milwaukee Foundation's Gifts to the Community day for August 2015. 

The Greater Milwaukee Foundation is celebrating 100 years of service in 2015 by providing the public with unique experiences that showcase the people, places and opportunities that make our community special. 

Join us on Saturday, August 22nd for free activities at all three of our branches!

Menomonee Valley Branch

3700 W. Pierce St., Milwaukee, WI 53215

  • Birding on the bridge
  • Hands-on beekeeping workshop
  • Reptile and amphibian feeding

Riverside Park Branch

1500 E. Park Place, Milwaukee, WI 53211

  • Open climb on outdoor climbing wall
  • Kayak outing to Village Park for adults
  • Self-led science activities for kids

Washington Park Branch

1859 N. 40th St., Milwaukee, WI 53208

  • Canoeing on the lagoon
  • Guided fishing lessons for kids and families
  • Water safety classes

Learn more about Gifts to the Community here. 

Upcoming Events

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Early Morning Bird Walks (Washington Park)

Washington Park

Wednesday, September 2nd

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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Washington Park Young Scientist Club

Washington Park

Wednesday, September 2nd

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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