For a full list of our 2023 Spotlight on Nature events, go here.

Earth Fair: Spotlight on Nature Event Series Launch! Insects

Marshview Room, Myrick Park Center 789 Myrick Park Dr, La Crosse, WI

Event focus: Insects Presenters: Bug Hartsock, Danielle Hudson, Drew Lysaker Part of La Crosse Earth Fair: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm This event is part of the Spotlight on Nature […]

Migratory Bird Celebration

Details at the end of this post. Event focus: Birds Come visit the Driftless Area BioBlitz booth: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Part of the Spotlight on Nature Event Series The series, part […]

Spring Wildflowers, Ferns, and Lichens

Villa St. Joseph – Franciscan Sisters W2658 WI-33, La Crosse, WI

Details about the event are below. Activity: The Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration would like to welcome you to their land on St. Joseph Ridge for a partnership event with […]

Bugs in the Garden

Myrick Park, Native Gardens & Discovery Room 789 Myrick Park Dr, La Crosse, WI

See details at the bottom of this page. Event focus: Insects (decomposers) Join the DABB Team and WisCorps members in the WisCorps garden at Myrick Park and explore the wonderful […]

NOCTURNAL INSECTS

Villa St. Joseph – Franciscan Sisters W2658 WI-33, La Crosse, WI

Details at the end of this post and a link to FREE tickets to come. Event focus: Moths (nocturnal) Presenter: Ted Wilson, Biology Professor at Viterbo University Activity: The Franciscan Sisters […]

Native Plants & Insects!

Myrick Park, Native Gardens & Discovery Room 789 Myrick Park Dr, La Crosse, WI

See below for event details.  Event focus: Native Plants & Insects Nectar and/or pollen attracts many types of pollinators, including bees, butterflies, flies, wasps and beetles. The Myrick Native Gardens consist […]

Insects at Myrick Park

Myrick Park, Native Gardens 789 Myrick Park Dr, La Crosse, WI

(See details at the bottom of this page) Presenter: Barrett Klein, UW-La Crosse Entomology Professor Activity: There will be pulse-pounding displays of some of the most glorious insects on Earth, […]

Fungi

Lower Hixon Trailhead 2600 Old Quarry Rd, La Crosse, WI

Details at the end of this post and a link to FREE tickets to come. Event focus: Fungi Activity:  Fungi play many important roles in the environment as decomposers, pathogens, and […]