Public Events

The Station also conducts educational programs for the general public. Walks and open houses examine topics such as Winter Ecology, Bird Identification, and Spring Flora of the Cedarburg Bog.

2014 Friends of the Cedarburg Bog Annual Fall Hike & Potluck

Sponsored by Friends of the Cedarburg Bog  

Sunday, October 5, 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Join The Friends of the Cedarburg Bog for our annual Fall Potluck (and extremely brief Annual Meeting) at the Field Station. Hike on the Field Station boardwalk at 3:30 p.m. You are welcome to visit with friends at the Field Station and let others do the hiking.

2014 is the 50th anniversary of the UWM Field Station. Come and eat birthday cake to celebrate this milestone.

3:00 Hike and socializing
5:30 Picnic dinner served
6:30 Campfire - we will have marshmallows!
15 minute Bog Friends Annual Meeting to recap the year.

The Friends will supply brats, rolls and beverages. Please bring a dish to share if you can. If your last name begins with A to M, bring a side dish; last name N to Z, bring a dessert.

Reservations are required. Register online at (click on the Events tab), call (262) 675-6844 or email with your name, phone number, and what you plan to bring.

Events are free and open to the public. A $5.00 donation to the Friends is appreciated. No dogs, please! If you would like to receive an email message when this page is updated, please send your name and email address to, and ask to be added to the events email list.