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Bringing your buds to the three Dog Exercise Areas? Ready to saddle up on our bridle trails? Planning on a ride at Minooka Park mountain biking trails? Launching your boat at a Waukesha County lake access?
Sounds great! Visit WaukeshaCountyParks.com's status & conditions page, charge your music player, grab your sunglasses and go! See you soon.
2016 Annual Stickers available now.
• Lake Access annual sticker: Launch your boat all year at five lake access areas.• Park Entrance annual sicker: Join us at eight parks through December 31, 2016. Check your eligibility for Resident, Senior Resident, and "additional" stickers.
Tip: Give the gift of good health and good fun -- surprise your loved ones with Annual Stickers on any occasion.
Where to buy: All park entrance self-pay stations* | All park offices** | Retzer Nature Center | Eble Ice Arena | Naga-Waukee Ice Arena | Parks and Land Use Department in the Waukesha County Court House | All lake access self-pay stations***.
*Park Entrance annual sticker only**Park Entrance annual sticker only (except Naga-Waukee Park) • Recommended: Phone ahead for hours.***Lake Access annual sticker only
WKC Dog & Puppy Training held most Wednesday Evenings Jan-May &
East Hall or Arena
Join Retzer Nature Center for a day of learning and outdoor fun during our Natural Landscape Volunteer Saturdays. Throughout the sessions you will help with various projects such as: collecting and cleaning plant seeds, controlling invasive species and planting native plants. Yo will work alongside talented naturalists who will answer your questions and help you through the day’s activity. All ages and experience levels welcome, however, we do ask that participants come dressed to enjoy the day outside and be able to walk along unpaved trails. We can’t wait to meet you!
DATE: Monday, June 10 & 17,
TIME: 1-3 pm
AGE: Adults and Teens 16+
Fee: $30.00 (includes
journal and sketching tools for class)
REGISTER BY: Monday, June 6,
Maximum number of registrants 15, minimum 5
This 2-day class will explore our outer world and develop
self-expression skills on paper through art journaling and sketching. With a
drawing tool and journal in hand, participants will explore Retzer’s landscape
and discover their unique way of seeing it. Supplies and basic instruction on
outdoors sketching techniques will be provided. Individual expression will be
encouraged in all exercise. Class meets indoors if raining.
Class 1: Field Sketching: Basic drawing skills, drawing wild
subjects Class 2: Field Sketching: Beyond the Basic – color,
layout and perspective.
Ages: 2-4 year olds
Register By: Friday, June 10
"Planting A Rainbow" Purple, green, yellow, and red will find their place in our Children's Garden. Gather up your color wheel as we plant a rainbow of plants in the garden. Children will take home their favorite colored plant to grow. Boots are recommended
DATE: Wednesday, June 15
TIME: 10-11:30 am FEE: $8.00 AGE: 5-12 year old
REGISTER BY: Wednesday, June 8 Explore the variety of colors, shapes and sizes of
wildflowers through creating a fun mixed media art project.
Park Hours: Sunrise to 10pm (Year-Round)Daily Entrance Fee: $4 per car | $22 per busPark System Office515 W. Moreland Blvd. Rm AC 230 Waukesha, WI 53188Business Hours: M-F, 8-4:30 pm (excluding Holidays) Phone: (262) 548-7801 | Fax: (262) 896-8071 Follow WaukeshaCoParks on Twitter | Golf Waukesha County | Retzer Nature Center | Expo Center
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