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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 - 6th. We'll split the kids into two groups by grade levels.


November Adventure Day: Shelters and Animals Preparing for Winter

Monday, November 18 | 9 am - 4 pm | Riverside Park

Your kids will love building forts and playing outdoor games all while learning how animals and plants prepare for our long Wisconsin winters. Dress for the weather and bring a lunch. 

Register here for the November Adventure Day

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Winter Adventure Day: Wisconsin Winter Extravaganza

Monday, December 23rd | 9 am - 4 pm | Riverside Park

Join us for a whole day of winter fun outdoors as we learn what makes Wisconsin special in the winter. Learn about native animals, new winter games and activities, and even build your own shelter! For kids in 1st-6th grade. Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather and bring a bag lunch!

Register here for Wisconsin Winter Extravaganza

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Winter Adventure Day: Wilderness Exploration

Thursday, December 26th | 9 am - 4 pm | Riverside Park

Make new friends as you adventure into the woods, learn how to snowshoe and complete a scavenger hunt! For kids in 2nd-4th grade only, pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather and bring a bag lunch!

Register here for Wilderness Exploration


Winter Adventure Day: Winter Survival Challenge

Friday, December 27th | 9 am - 4 pm | Riverside Park

Would you know how to survive a Wisconsin winter in the wild? Spend time making your own shelter, building a fire and learn how to find your way in the woods. For kids in 2nd-4th grade only, pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather and bring a bag lunch!

Register here for Winter Survival Challenge

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Winter Adventure Day: Animals in Winter

Thursday, January 2nd | 9 am - 4 pm | Menomonee Valley

We'll learn about different ways animals survive the winter, from staying warm to hiding food. We'll explore the various habits of winter animals, the shelters they use, and perhaps build some of our own. For kids in 1st-6th grades. Kids will be split into two groups based on age. Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather and bring a bag lunch!

Register here for Animals in Winter


Winter Adventure Day: Outdoor Sports

Friday, January 3rd | 9 am - 4 pm | Washington Park

Snow or no snow we’ll have a blast enjoying the cold! From cross country skiing and snowshoeing to completing a scavenger hunt, we’ll do it all! For kids in 1st-6th grade. Kids will be split into two groups based on age. Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather and bring a bag lunch!

Register here for Outdoor Sports

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Winter Adventure Day: MLK Adventure Day

Monday, January 20th | 9 am - 4 pm | Riverside Park

Join us for a special day as we learn more about Martin Luther King Jr. and follow his lead of service. Your kids will have an active day of hiking and outdoor exploration in our park! For kids in 1st-6th grade. Kids will be split into two groups based on age. Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather and bring a bag lunch!

Register here for MLK Adventure Day


February Adventure Day: Winter Exploration

Monday, February 17th | 9 am - 4 pm | Riverside Park

You’ll have a blast enjoying the cold, snow or no snow! From cross country skiing and snowshoeing to completing a scavenger hunt, we’ll do it all! For kids in 1st-6th grade. Kids will be split into two groups based on age. Pre-registration is required. Dress for the weather and bring a bag lunch.

Register here for Winter Exploration


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Monday, November 18th

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