Urban Ecology Center [edit]
1500 E. Park Place
Milwaukee, WI 53211
(414) 964-8505
www.urbanecologycenter.org/
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The Urban Ecology Center is a neighborhood-based, nonprofit community center featuring classes, exhibits and more about the environment.
 
Upcoming events

May 12, 2019 - May 26, 2019
Coffee and Canoe

What better way to enjoy your Sunday morning than to sip on coffee and canoe down the Milwaukee River? Meet us at the Rowing Club (1990 N. Commerce Street) and well have morning beverages and treats to get you fueled up. See you on the river! Sunday, May 12 and 26.

May 17, 2019 - May 18, 2019
Full Moon Canoe (Led by a NASA Airborne Astronomy Ambassador)

Paddle down the Milwaukee River with UWMs Planetarium Director, Jean Creighton. While enjoying the full moon above youll learn about our nearest celestial neighbor, other exotic moons in the solar system, and more intriguing objects scattered through space from an expert astronomer. Meet at the Milwaukee Rowing Club Boathouse (1990 N Commerce St.). Registration and non-refundable payment required by 5pm the day before the event. Personal boats are not allowed in our paddling programs. May 17 and 18.

 
 


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