Waukesha County

2nd Annual Science Fest Returns to Retzer Nature Center November 3rd

science with many family-friendly activities from 1 to 4 p.m. Retzer Nature Center is located at S14W28167 Madison Street, Waukesha.


“Last year’s event was so popular, we are excited to again offer this family event to provide a fun way to explore science,” said Dale Shaver, Director of Waukesha County Parks and Land Use. “Visitors will have an opportunity to see how their daily actions matter while enjoying our programs, hikes, and activities throughout the afternoon.”


Waukesha County Parks and Land Use staff and Horwitz – DeRemer Planetarium staff will present programs on natural resources, water conservation, recycling, space, Earth science, wildlife, citizen science, sustainability, and more. Visitors will also be able to participate in hands-on table activities throughout the nature center.


Admission is $3 per person or $10 per family. Full event schedule available below.


About the Department of Parks & Land Use
The Waukesha County Department of Parks & Land Use, working through a combination of collaboration, education and regulation is dedicated to fostering economic development, sound land use, and the protection, enhancement and enjoyment of the County’s natural resources and health of its citizens.

For more information on Waukesha County Parks and Land Use call 262-548-8300, or visit www.waukeshacounty.gov/plu.