Science

Today, June 28, 2016

All day

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

All day

7 p.m.

What’s Blooming?

Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

“The Jet Stream: The Rivers of the Upper Troposphere” Prof. Zach Handlos - Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, June 30, 2016

All day

Friday, July 01, 2016

All day

Saturday, July 02, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Wingra Oak Savanna

Parking lot at Arbor Drive and Monroe Street

10 a.m.-noon

Saturday Science at Discovery

Subways to Skyscrapers

Town Center, Discovery Building

Sunday, July 03, 2016

1-3 p.m.

Prairies and Savannas on the Grady Tract

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Grady Tract parking lot (SE corner Seminole Hwy & W Beltline Frontage Rd), UW-Madison Arboretum

Wednesday, July 06, 2016

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

“From AIDS to Zika” by Prof. David O’Connor - Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UW-Madison AIDS Vaccine Research Laboratory

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

7 p.m.

Hydrangeas in Bloom

Arboretum Longenecker Horticultural Gardens Tour

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, July 09, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, July 10, 2016

1-2:30 p.m.

A Prairie Birthday

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Butterflies Flutter By

Arboretum Family Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

“LED Paradox: Energy-Efficient Lighting and the Rebound Effect” by Prof. Andrea Hicks, Civil and Environmental Engineering

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Saturday, July 16, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Work Party

Meet at Picnic Point parking lot 129 (2004 University Bay Drive). On 80 bus route.

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Grady Tract

Meet at Grady Tract parking lot (SE corner Seminole Hwy & W Beltline Frontage Rd), UW-Madison Arboretum

8-9:30 p.m.

Midsummer Delights

Arboretum Night Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, July 17, 2016

1-3 p.m.

Greene Prairie and Grady Knolls

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Grady Tract parking lot (SE corner Seminole Hwy & W Beltline Frontage Rd), UW-Madison Arboretum

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"The Orbitofrontal Oracle: How Decisions are Guided in the Brain" by Prof. Maia Pujara, Neuroscience

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

7 p.m.

Plants for Pollinators

Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, July 23, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, July 24, 2016

1-2:30 p.m.

The CCC and the Arboretum

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

“Man’s Best Friend: Dogs and Complex-Trait GWAS” by Prof. Peter Muir, Melita Grunow Family Professor of Companion Animal Health

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Saturday, July 30, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Work Party

Meet at Frautschi Point parking lot (3034 Lake Mendota Drive). On 80 bus route.

Sunday, July 31, 2016

1-3 p.m.

Grady Oak Savanna and Greene Prairie

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Grady Tract parking lot (SE corner Seminole Hwy & W Beltline Frontage Rd), UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, August 06, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Wingra Oak Savanna

Meet at Wingra Springs parking lot (Arbor Dr, off Monroe St), UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, August 07, 2016

1-2:30 p.m.

Curtis Prairie

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

7 p.m.

Native Grasses

Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, August 13, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Work Party

Meet at Picnic Point parking lot 129 (2004 University Bay Drive). On 80 bus route.

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, August 14, 2016

1-2:30 p.m.

Wingra Oak Savanna Restoration and Monroe Street Environs

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Wingra Springs parking lot (Arbor Dr, off Monroe St), UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Pond Stuff

Arboretum Family Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, August 20, 2016

8-9:30 p.m.

Corn Popping Moon

Arboretum Night Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, August 21, 2016

1-3 p.m.

Prairies and Savannas on the Grady Tract

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Grady Tract parking lot (SE corner Seminole Hwy & W Beltline Frontage Rd), UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, August 27, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, August 28, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Work Party

Meet at Frautschi Point parking lot (3034 Lake Mendota Drive). On 80 bus route.

1-2:30 p.m.

Sample of Dane County in 1834

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-3:30 p.m.

The Blooming Prairie

Arboretum Family Nature Program

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum