Remember, Science for Everyone no longer takes a break for summer. Please join us as SFE continues this month at the Maurin Center..
June 20, 2017 – 7:00 PM
Landscaping with Natural Plants, or How to Keep Your Kids Happy by Mowing Less Lawn
Paul De Chant, President, Friends of Lac Lawrann
Abstract: This presentation will be a short look at how to incorporate native plants into your city or country landscape to help you mow less grass, attract wildlife and make life easier on yourself.Â With all that time you save from mowing the lawn, youâ€™ll have time to enjoy your outdoor habitat.
Host: Lac Lawrann Conservancy
Future Dates – Programs – Locations
- July 18 – Wisconsin’s Summer Night Sky – Riveredge Nature Center
- August 15 – Citizen Scientists Hit the Road to Stop to Spread of Invasive Species – Lac Lawrann
- September 5 – Mississippi Kite from Hoo’s Woods Raptor Center
Science for Everyone is a lecture series to engage, educate and increase public awareness regarding a wide variety of science, history and environment related topics. The programs are for the curious of high school age and older. The presenters give lectures that will both educate and entertain. Science for Everyone will be held the 3rd Tuesday of every month with Ridgedge hosting the odd months and Lac Lawrann hosting the even months. This program is a partnership between Lac Lawrann Conservancy, Riveredge Nature Center and the UWM Field Station.Fee: FREE ($5 donation suggested) No registration required.