All bog enthusiasts, neighbors, families and friends are invited to the first annual "International Bog Day 2017" celebration on Sunday, July 23. The event will be held at the UW-Milwaukee Field Station beginning at noon (there’s a bird walk at 6:30 AM for early risers).
The bird walk will start at the UWM Field Station. Registration is not required. For more information, please contact the Friends of the Cedarburg Bog at 262-675-6844 or see www.bogfriends.org.
A few volunteers are still needed to help the day run smoothly. Contact John at if you could help for a shift.
Schedule of Events - International Bog Day
6:30 - 8AM Bird walk (meet at the UWM Field Station)
Noon - 4 PM: Ongoing face painting, music, prize drawings, refreshments
1 PM: Introduction -- "Why the bog matters" A drone tour of the Bog
2 PM: Live owls and hawks presentation
3 PM: Bog Walks & Talks (mammals, birds, rare plants, and ethnobotany)
4:30 PM: Prize drawings and wrap up