Upcoming Events

Engage with your community.
April 1, 2017 to May 29, 2017
Love your beach? Want to give back? Join us for Adopt-a-Beach Spring Kickoff this year between April 1 and Memorial Day! Find a cleanup near you or become a team leader at greatlakesadopt.org
Pictures of Garden Installation
May 13, 2017 to May 27, 2017
Want to get a garden growing in your backyard? Victory Garden Initiative volunteers will install hundreds of raised garden beds in backyards, front yards, schools, community centers, places of worship, parks- just about anywhere you can imagine!
May 17, 2017 to August 17, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs. Site Name: Merill Park
May 25, 2017
Join us for a fun, no pressure, informal gathering of like-minded individuals who want to learn more about sustainability in Waukesha County. New topic and speaker each month.   Good Harvest Market Cafe (upstairs meeting room)
view from lapham peak
May 28, 2017
The Friends of Lapham Peak presents weekly bird hikes Sundays in May. Join fellow birders for two hours in the morning on May 7, 14, 21 and/or 28. Meet at Evergreen parking lot. Dress for the weather; bring binoculars and a bird book if you have one.    
Assortments of Flowers
June 1, 2017 to June 30, 2017
Discounts of 40 percent off select native plants to Wild Ones Members, with proof of membership required - current membership card, email confirmation of membership renewal or postcard that will be mailed and emailed to all members in May.
June 1, 2017
Huda Alkaff, Founder and Director of Wisconsin Green Muslims will be participating in a community conversation hosted by the Milwaukee Food Council on Thursday, June 1, 2017 from 5:00 - 6:00 PM at the Milwaukee Public Museum.
Lampham Peak
June 3, 2017
The first weekend in June (June 3-4), no state park admission stickers or trail passes are required. 
June 3, 2017
Come join the Milwaukee Transit Riders Union in our mission to preserve and improve Milwaukee’s transit service. Our monthly meetings are open to everyone. Meetings are typically held on the first Saturday of the month at 10:00am at the Milwaukee Environmental Consortium at 1845 N. Farwell Av.
June 3, 2017
Join us for an evening in nature. Natural Resources Foundation field trip National Trails Day will be celebrated locally with a Milwaukee Greenway hike and paddle in partnership with the Natural Resources Foundation.
June 4, 2017
We’ll have a barrel of fun decorating and converting containers into rain collectors for you to connect to your downspouts. Join Milwaukee Riverkeeper and Lakefront Brewery for an afternoon of creatively decorating rain barrels awhile enjoying the relaxing lakefront view.
Bioblitz!
June 10, 2017
BioBlitz is a 24-hour event where scientists work together to see how many species of plants and animals they can find in one area.
June 11, 2017 to June 13, 2017
Lifechanging, Empowering and Inspirational! Join hundreds of climate advocates in Washington, D.C. this summer for the 8th Annual Citizens’ Climate Lobby & Citizens’ Climate Education’s International Conference & Lobby Day.
June 12, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair crew at these locations across the city for FREE bicycle tine-ups and repairs.    Site Name: Story Garden
June 13, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair crew at these locations across the city for FREE bicycle tine-ups and repairs.    Site Name: Story Garden
June 14, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair crew at these locations across the city for FREE bicycle tine-ups and repairs.    Site Name: Story Garden
June 15, 2017
The Green Schools Conference provides inspirational examples of work being done around the Milwaukee-area to our "green" schools, and connects attendees with the resources to get it done!
June 15, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair crew at these locations across the city for FREE bicycle tine-ups and repairs.    Site Name: Story Garden
Compost
June 17, 2017 to July 17, 2017
Pre-order bins, barrels, and accessories online at MilwaukeeRecycles.com by June 10th All items must be pre-ordered Pre-ordered pick up on Saturday June 17th at Estabrook Park from 9am - 12 pm
Native Prairie
June 17, 2017
Held at the Chiwaukee Park/Arboretum, this guided tour is a joint project with The Nature Conservancy and Wisconsin DNR. Please visit the website for a detailed description of this unique native habitat. Bring a bag lunch.
June 17, 2017
The Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) officially announced that Chief Technical Officer and co-founder of Tesla JB Straubel will take to The Energy Fair’s main stage at 6:00pm on Saturday, June 17, 2017 to deliver his keynote address in celebration of The 28th Annual Energy Fair.
June 20, 2017 to July 20, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs. Site Name: Burnham Park
June 20, 2017
We’re so excited to announce another summer of paddling events with Milwaukee Kayak Company! Enjoy a guided paddle of one of our three rivers in the Milwaukee River Basin led by a Milwaukee Riverkeeper staff member.
June 21, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs. Site Name: Burnham Park
June 22, 2017
Join us for a fun, no pressure, informal gathering of like-minded individuals who want to learn more about sustainability in Waukesha County. New topic and speaker each month.   Good Harvest Market Cafe (upstairs meeting room)
June 22, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs. Site Name: Burnham Park
Lake country clean water fest
June 23, 2017
This event will take place in conjunction with the 20th Annual Pewaukee Kiwanis Beach Party, June 24-25 at Lakefront Park in downtown Pewaukee.
Lake country clean water fest
June 24, 2017
This event will take place in conjunction with the 20th Annual Pewaukee Kiwanis Beach Party, June 24-25 at Lakefront Park in downtown Pewaukee.
June 26, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs. Site Name: Burnham Park
June 27, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs. Site Name: Burnham Park
June 28, 2017
Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs. Site Name: Burnham Park
Lampham Peak
July 8, 2017
Enjoy the beat of Tom Klein (Bike Dr.) and his band The Front at the Fort Picnic Shelter by Homestead Hollow area (follow the accessible trail). Proceeds from the event will benefit snowmaking and other park projects. More information will follow.   Location: Lampham Peak