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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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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…

Free

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.…

CANCELLED – Nighttime Bat Hike at Crossroads

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

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER   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 Creek…

Free

Summer Nature Programs – Glaciers

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

Join one of our naturalists for some free family-oriented activities and nature exploration. Suitable for all ages, program topics range from glaciers and fossils to the insects and amphibians in our wetlands. This time we are talking about glaciers! Glaciers provided Wisconsin with an amazing gift - our Great Lakes! We'll explore how glacial ice has…

Summer Nature Programs – Insect Safari

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

Join one of our naturalists for some free family-oriented activities and nature exploration. Suitable for all ages, program topics range from glaciers and fossils to the insects and amphibians in our wetlands. This time we are taking an insect safari! Let's find the secrets of insects as they transform from egg to adult. Hand lenses and…

Summer Nature Programs – Great Lakes Fish

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

Join one of our naturalists for some free family-oriented activities and nature exploration. Suitable for all ages, program topics range from glaciers and fossils to the insects and amphibians in our wetlands. This time we are talking about fish! Discover the wonders of our Lake Michigan fisheries.

"We learn something new every time we come to Crossroads!"

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