Join us the third Thursday of every month from 6 - 8 pm
at the Urban Ecology Center for a delicious potluck dinner and a program including lively discussion.

 

 

 


 

Events...

 

 

CANCELLED - We've cancelled our March meeting. The Urban Ecology Center will be closed until at least April 1st.

Thursday, March 19, 2020
Clear Water Farms: supporting farmer-driven water stewardship in Wisconsin.
Michael Tiboris of River Alliance of WI

Wisconsin faces many water challenges including several that are related to agriculture -- polluted runoff from farms  and  threats to groundwater quality and quantity. Learn about this new program that encourages farmers to use practices that protect our water - and get certification for what they accomplish.

 

Thursday, April 16, 2020
Climate Change and Regenerative Agriculture
Alyssa Hartman, director of the Artisan Grain Collaborative

 

Thursday, May 21, 2020
Hunger Task Force Farm and More
Michele McCormack

Join us to learn about the Hunger Task Force Farm, the Mobile Market and other initiatives to prevent hunger and malnutrition in our community.

Today, more than 25 different varieties of fruits and vegetables are grown each season by the Hunger Task Force farmers on a 200 acre farm in the suburb of Franklin to feed children, seniors and families in our community. 

 

Thursday, June 18, 2020
Rustic Sour Dough Bread Making Demonstration
Steve Shapson

Pick up tips and tricks from Steve Shapson’s demonstration to help you make the best sour dough bread possible.

This demonstration includes all aspects of how to make sour dough bread including how to prepare a healthy sour dough starter, bulk fermentation, proofing, and baking.