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AdventureDaysForKids

School's out — time to play! Adventure Days are full of fun, learning, and seasonal exploration. Investigate the natural world at an Adventure Day!

For grades 1st - 4th. We'll split the kids into two groups.


Spring Adventure Day: Survival Challenge

Monday, April 6th | 9 am - 4 pm | Riverside Park

Take advantage of the spring break and join us for a whole day of fun! Would you know how to survive a Wisconsin in the wild? Spend time making your own shelter, building a fire and learn how to find your way in the woods. Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather, bring a bag lunch and a water bottle!

Register here for Survival Challenge

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Spring Adventure Day: Animals in Spring

Tuesday, April 7th | 9 am - 4 pm | Menomonee Valley

Which birds migrate back to Milwaukee in spring? When do chipmunks wake up from hibernation? Meet the plants and animals of Menomonee Valley and use your five senses to learn about the changes Milwaukee species undergo in this new season. We’ll encourage exploration and inquiry through hikes, games, crafts and more! Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather, bring a bag lunch and a water bottle!

Register here for Animals in Spring


12EcoArt 062Spring Adventure Day: Nature Designers

Wednesday, April 8th | 9 am - 4 pm | Menomonee Valley

Explore our various ecosystems around the Menomonee Valley as we look for natural items to create our very own projects! Design and engineer your own shelter, play games, and bring home homemade journals and crafts to recount your day. Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather, bring a bag lunch and a water bottle!

Register here for Nature Designers


Spring Adventure Day: Outdoor Exploration

Thursday, April 9th | 9 am - 4 pm | Washington Park

Looking for the ultimate experience outdoors? Spend the day outside learning new games, fishing, hiking and more! We’ll encourage exploration and inquiry through outdoor play, games, and crafts. Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather, bring a bag lunch and a water bottle!

Register here for Outdoor Exploration


Spring Adventure Day: Journey to Outer Space

Friday, April 10th | 9 am - 4 pm | Washington Park

Have you ever wondered what’s beyond the clouds? Create your own rocketship and blast into space as you learn more about the planets and our galaxy. Go on a space hike, train like an astronaut and have fun with new friends! Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather, bring a bag lunch and a water bottle!

Register here for Journey to Outer Space


Spring Adventure Day: Earth Champions

Monday, April 13th | 9 am - 4 pm | Riverside Park

Learn how to take care of our planet as we get closer to Earth Day. Join us to build shelters, learn the "Leave No Trace" practices of camping, do a service project, and head out on an orienteering course! Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather, bring a bag lunch and a water bottle!

Register here for Earth Champions

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