SWAN: “Mysteries of the Great Lakes” Film Screening and Discussion

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When
February 19, 2018 - 1:30am
Where
1500 E Park Pl
milwaukee, WI 53211

Mysteries of the Great Lakes is as much a celebration of world’s greatest freshwater ecosystem as it is a rallying cry for protection. The story will take audiences on an inspiring voyage through these amazing inland seas and showcase the amazing geography, ecology, science, and history of the region.

SWAN Program Coordinator Dan Gray will facilitate a group discussion of our relationship to the Great Lakes following the 45 minutes film screening. Milwaukee Riverkeeper staff will present updates on Milwaukee Riverkeeper projects, programs and news.

Join us and learn how you can protect and safeguard our Great Lakes for current and future generations. This is the second in a series of four films that highlight issues and concerns impacting our communities – stay tuned for more information on future film screenings!

Program
1:30 Introductions and Welcome
1:45Film Screening
2:30 Discussion of our relationship to the Great Lakes
3:30 Wrap up and upcoming events

Location
Urban Ecology Center – Riverside Branch
1500 East Park Place
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Parking
Parking is available in the Urban Ecology Center parking lot on Park Place, west of the building.The screening will take place in the Community Room, basement level of the UEC.

Cost
Free event but registration required

Our mission is to protect, improve and advocate for water quality, riparian wildlife habitat, and sound land management in the Milwaukee, Menomonee, and Kinnickinnic River Watersheds. We envision a future in which people from all walks of life can enjoy the healthy waterways of the Milwaukee River Basin. Milwaukee Riverkeeper is a licensed member of the Waterkeeper Alliance, an international coalition ensuring clean water and strong communities. We are working to achieve swimmable, fishable rivers for future generations throughout the Milwaukee Rive Basin.