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  • Trails are clear, but muddy in places. Big Creek is full of sucker, Canada buffaloberry is in bloom, and in the evenings, woodcocks are dancing at the Astronomy Campus.
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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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Science Saturdays: Bubbles

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

Immerse yourself in a weekly science topic with our naturalists. Get hands-on with experiments, activities, crafts and more with a different topic each week as we explore the "What? Where? When? Why? and How?" of the world around us. Bubbles are just fun, but they also can introduce a number of science concepts, not to…

Door County Library: Author Talk with Duncan Tonatiuh

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

Author Duncan Tonatiuh will be going to School Districts across Door County during the last week of February, but before he does, get to meet him at Crossroads' Collins Center Auditorium. Duncan's fantastic picture books in English and Spanish are available through the Library's InfoSoup Catalog. His distinctive art style and compelling storytelling will make…

DCMGA & Wild Ones: Soak it Up – Rain Garden Basics

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

Here in Door County, we are surrounded by water. But how often do we think about protecting the quality of those water bodies? A rain garden is a simple way to help reduce runoff from our home landscapes, keeping excess nutrients and other pollutants out of the waters that surround us. In this program, we…

Aldo Leopold Day

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

Crossroads is celebrating the life and work of Aldo Leopold. Join us for an afternoon of reflection, nature observations, and a showing of the 2011 film: Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for our Time. Both self-guided and guided nature hikes will begin at the Collins Learning Center. Please dress for the weather.…

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Science Saturdays: Auroras

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

Immerse yourself in a weekly science topic with our naturalists. Get hands-on with experiments, activities, crafts and more with a different topic each week as we explore the "What? Where? When? Why? and How?" of the world around us. The Sun is becoming quite active, meaning we have a good chance of seeing northern lights…

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…

Science Saturdays: The Color Green

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

Immerse yourself in a weekly science topic with our naturalists. Get hands-on with experiments, activities, crafts and more with a different topic each week as we explore the "What? Where? When? Why? and How?" of the world around us. St. Patrick’s Day weekend is the perfect time to celebrate the miracle of photosynthesis.  With videos,…

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