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EVENTSAT CROSSROADS

There’s almost always something happening at Crossroads! Whether you are looking for a guided hike, a guest lecture, community gatherings, or the chance to volunteer, our event calendar is an excellent place to find event details and learn of any last-minute changes.

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Wild Ones Lecture: Natural Connections with Emily Stone

Crossroads at Big Creek 2041 Michigan Street, Sturgeon Bay, WI, United States

Do you also love finding adventure and intrigue in strange places? Join naturalist and author Emily Stone to be transported across the moat into a magical world where nature is better than fiction. By using science to tell stories, Emily wields a magic that makes the whole world feel more alive. Author Emily Stone is…

Under-Appreciated Pollinators: In-person livestream Presentation

Crossroads at Big Creek 2041 Michigan Street, Sturgeon Bay, WI, United States

The Door County Master Gardeners, Door County Library, Door County Seed Library, and Wild Ones - Door Peninsula Chapter are collaborating to offer a three-part series of webinars by nationally-known and Wisconsin-based horticulturist Melinda Myers called "Beauty Outside Your Door." These presentations will be live streamed at Crossroads at Big Creek. A group of Door…

Collins Learning Center Cleaning Day

Crossroads at Big Creek 2041 Michigan Street, Sturgeon Bay, WI, United States

Help us clean up the Collins Learning center in preparations for a summer of activities! Want to help out with this event?​

Pop-up Four Bridges Hike

Crossroads at Big Creek 2041 Michigan Street, Sturgeon Bay, WI, United States

Families are invited to get a bird’s eye view of several stretches of Big Creek by joining in the naturalist-led nature program. The bridges and boardwalks at Crossroads are high above the creek, giving visitors stunning views of the wetlands, floodplains and riparian forests. (Footwear that can get wet is advised.)  The program is free and…

DPAS Astronomical Viewing Night

Stonecipher Astronomy Center 2200 Utah Street, Sturgeon Bay, WI, United States

Starting at 7:00, planetarium shows are offered every half hour. Because seating is limited. Those waiting can tour the astronomy campus and observatory. At dark, around 9:00, DPAS members offer outdoor viewing and open the dome on the Leif Everson Observatory. Free and open to the public. 2200 Utah Street, Sturgeon Bay.

DPAS Monthly Meeting

Stonecipher Astronomy Center 2200 Utah Street, Sturgeon Bay, WI, United States

The Door Peninsula Astronomical Society (DPAS)  typically meets monthly at 7:00pm on the second Tuesday of the month at the Ray and Ruthie Stonecipher Astronomy Center, 2200 Utah Street, Sturgeon Bay, WI. DPAS operates and maintains the Leif Everson Observatory. This is equipped with a PlaneWave Instruments 17 inch f/6.8 Corrected Dall-Kirkham Astrograph telescope on…

Door County Well Monitoring Program

Crossroads at Big Creek 2041 Michigan Street, Sturgeon Bay, WI, United States

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Environmental Research and Innovation Center (ERIC), in collaboration with the Door County Department of Public Health, will be conducting a study to build a database of groundwater quality in Door County. The public is invited to attend a forum about the results 2024 spring season. The well monitoring program seeks…

Nighttime Bat Hike at Crossroads

Ida Bay Preserve 1195 Canal Road, Sturgeon Bay, WI, United States

Grab your headlamps and walking sticks for a fun, casual, and educational guided hike through one of our trails. Explore Crossroads after dark while listening and looking for the bats that live on the property. Hikes will last roughly 45 minutes to 1 hour and take place on the Logger and Encampment trails at Crossroad's…

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Door County Beekeeper Club: Swarms & Swarm Management

Crossroads at Big Creek 2041 Michigan Street, Sturgeon Bay, WI, United States

The Door County Beekeepers Club holds their monthly meeting. The club promotes the study, science and craft of beekeeping through education, encouragement and community for all Door County beekeepers, and raises awareness to the benefits of bees for our environment, ecology and local economy. They meet once a month at various locations in Door County.…

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