Mercer Area Calendar

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Discover on Demand: Frogs and Toads of the Northwoods (Online)
Discover on Demand: Frogs and Toads of the Northwoods (Online)
May 1 – May 8 all-day
Peep! Croak! Burrrump! Spring time is so fun in the Northwoods, especially when our amphibian friends start to wake up from their winter naps.  Join Naturalist Licia as she helps you learn to identify these…
Spring Phenology Hike 9:30 am
Spring Phenology Hike
May 1 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Frogs, birds, wildflowers and more! Spring in the Northwoods is a dynamic time with changes happening before our eyes. Join a Naturalist for a guided hike thorough forests and wetlands. We will explore and observe…
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Acoustic Bat Monitoring Training 3:00 pm
Acoustic Bat Monitoring Training
May 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bats in Wisconsin are under threat of White Nose Syndrome. Learn how to be a part of our Acoustic Bat Monitoring team and conduct surveys on your lake or property. A simple, hand-held device is…
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Acoustic Bat Monitoring Refresher 3:00 pm
Acoustic Bat Monitoring Refresher
May 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Already trained on the Acoustic Bat Monitoring equipment but would like a refresher of how to use the equipment before the survey season starts? This is the program for you! Registration is required by May…
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Garden Workshop-Extend Your Growing Season and Micro-Greens 3:30 pm
Garden Workshop-Extend Your Growing Season and Micro-Greens
May 10 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Would you like fresh, local micro-greens, spinach, lettuce or herbs in February or well into November? What seems impossible becomes reality with the use of indoor passive solar growing spaces, cold frames, low and high…
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Helping Hands Day 10:00 am
Helping Hands Day
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Volunteers and community groups are invited to join Discovery Center Staff in cleaning up the grounds, prepping gardens and trails, and doing a bit of spring cleaning. There are indoor and outdoor options for helping…
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Bird Banding With Bruce Bacon 8:00 am
Bird Banding With Bruce Bacon
May 19 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
“A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush!” Watch and participate in Bird Banding at the Little Turtle Flowage. You will have the opportunity to observe how birds are netted and banded,…
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Bird Banding With Bruce Bacon 8:00 am
Bird Banding With Bruce Bacon
May 20 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
“A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush!” Watch and participate in Bird Banding at the Little Turtle Flowage. You will have the opportunity to observe how birds are netted and banded,…
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