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Read the Book, Be the Book: Campfire Cooking

Event Start Date:
May 13, 2017
Event End Date:
May 13, 2017
Event Venue:
Read the Book, Be the Book: Campfire Cooking

When                       Sat, May 13, 2017, 10:30am – 11:30am
Where                    Brillion Nature Center, W1135 Deerview Rd, Brillion, WI 54110, USA (map)
Description            Read the Book at your local library and then Be the Book at Brillion Nature Center. Participate with your young person in self-guided station activities that may include the following stations: Storybook Nook, Craft table, Out on the Trail, and You-Try-It Science. Station activities will be directly related to each program’s theme book. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Fee: Free (programs sponsored by Friends of Brillion Library)

FVTC Stepping Stone Painting Workshop @ Brillion Nature Center

Event Start Date:
April 29, 2017
Event End Date:
April 29, 2017
Event Venue:
FVTC Stepping Stone Painting Workshop @ Brillion Nature Center

When                 Sat, April 29, 9am – 12pm
Where                Brillion Nature Center, W1135 Deerview Rd, Brillion, WI 54110, USA (map)
Description        Create a beautiful windmill scene on a stepping stone. FVTC staff guide students of all skill levels to develop their painting techniques and receive individual assistance with their work. Supplies will be provided by the instructor. Pre-registratio​n Required through Fox Valley Technical College – Chilton – 920-849-4416 Fee: $22.32 or seniors (62+) $20.66 Additional material fee of $10.00 will be paid to instructor on day of class

Women Empower: Takes on Nature

Event Start Date:
April 18, 2017
Event End Date:
April 18, 2017
Event Venue:
Women Empower: Takes on Nature

When                      Tue, April 18, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Where                    Brillion Nature Center, W1135 Deerview Rd, Brillion, WI 54110, USA (map)
Description           The Women Empower program is a series of 12 Themed campfire programs encouraging women to live authentically in mind, body, heart and spirit. January Theme: Setting Goals/Activity: Reach for the Stars

Spring Banquet

Event Start Date:
April 1, 2017
Event End Date:
April 1, 2017
Event Venue:

Spring Banquet

When                   Sat, April 1, 5pm – 9pm
Where                  Brillion Nature Center, W1135 Deerview Rd, Brillion, WI 54110, USA (map)
Description         5:00 p.m. – Cocktails, 6:30 p.m. – Dinner Admission includes BNC membership, dinner, door prize, live and silent auctions, and the opportunity to learn more about the mission and programs of Brillion Nature Center. Come out to Cobblestone Creek on Hwy 10 in Brillion to help support environmental education at this fun-filled event. Fee: Call 756-3591 for ticket information.

Maple Syrup Camp

Event Start Date:
March 25, 2017
Event End Date:
March 25, 2017
Event Venue:

Maple Syrup Camp

When                   Sat, March 25, 10am – 2pm
Where                 Brillion Nature Center, W1135 Deerview Rd, Brillion, WI 54110, USA (map)
Description         Come to the BNC sugarbush to observe on-going maple tree tapping demonstrations, participate in collecting sap, learn some of the old and modern methods of boiling sap to make maple syrup, and sample the finished product over ice cream. Program is weather dependent. Call nature center to confirm. All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Fee: Free. Donations are appreciated and help fund educational programs.

Introduction to Beekeeping

Event Start Date:
March 25, 2017
Event End Date:
March 25, 2017
Event Venue:

Introduction to Beekeeping

When                    Sat, March 25, 2pm – 4pm
Where                  Brillion Nature Center, W1135 Deerview Rd, Brillion, WI 54110, USA (map)
Description         Whether you are interested in starting a hive at home or volunteering with the care and maintenance of BNC’s bees, this is a perfect opportunity to get an inside look at the entire process of keeping bees and production of honey. Please register in advance by contacting Louie Kolberg at 756-3591 or louie@brillionn​aturecenter.net​. Fee: Free

Women Empower: Takes On Nature

Event Start Date:
March 21, 2017
Event End Date:
March 21, 2017
Event Venue:
Women Empower: Takes On Nature

When                     Tue, March 21, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Where                    Brillion Nature Center, W1135 Deerview Rd, Brillion, WI 54110, USA (map)
Description           The Women Empower program is a series of 12 themed campfire programs encouraging women to live authentically in mind, body, heart and spirit. March Theme: Needs / Activity: Fire Without Matches

Read the Book, Be the Book: Birds

Event Start Date:
March 11, 2017
Event End Date:
March 11, 2017
Event Venue:

Read the Book, Be the Book: Birds

When             Sat, March 11, 10:30am – 11:30am
Where            Brillion Nature Center, W1135 Deerview Rd, Brillion, WI 54110, USA (map)
Description   Read the Book at your local library and then Be the Book at Brillion Nature Center. Participate with your young person in self-guided station activities that may include the following stations: Storybook Nook, Craft table, Out on the Trail, and You-Try-It Science. Station activities will be directly related to each program’s theme book. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Fee: Free (programs sponsored by Friends of Brillion Library)

FVTC Canvas Painting Workshop

Event Start Date:
February 25, 2017
Event End Date:
February 25, 2017
Event Venue:
FVTC Canvas Painting Workshop

WhenSat, February 25, 9am – 12pm
WhereBrillion Nature Center, W1135 Deerview Rd, Brillion, WI 54110, USA (map)
DescriptionCreate a beautiful “Moonlight Wave” on canvas. FVTC staff guide students of all skill levels to develop their painting techniques and receive individual assistance with their work. Supplies will be provided by the instructor. Pre-registratio​n Required through Fox Valley Technical College – Chilton – Call 920-849-4416 Fee: $22.32 or seniors (62+) $20.66 Additional material fee of $10.00 will be paid to instructor on day of class