COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS 2020 SERIES
Carroll University’s Prairie Springs Environmental Education Center will be launching a new Community Connections series this year. Come and join us for a 2-hour continuing education opportunity on the second Thursday of every other month. Opportunities range from presentations and talks by experts on contemporary topics to hands-on projects. Each program is unique and coordinated in partnership with Carroll faculty, staff, alums, and members of the greater community. Program will be held from 7:00-9:00pm at Prairie Springs. Pre-registration and/or program fees will be listed with each program.
Climate Change: The Wisconsin Perspective
February 13th, 2020 from 7:00-9:00pm
This informative talk will dive into the observed climate changes and climate change impacts in southeast Wisconsin since 1900. Focus will be placed on current and predicted local changes and impacts. This event is free and no pre-registration is required. Coordinated and presented by Dr. Kelly LeBlanc
Invasive Species: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
April 9th, 2020 from 7:00-9:00pm
Everything is springing up at this time of year. We will discuss the timing of annual biological events, why invasive species are "bad," and how native and invasive species interact. We will wrap up by sharing some innovative solutions to invasive species and, weather willing, recipes that will help you to eat the invaders! This event is free and no pre-registration is required. Coordinated and presented by Dr. Todd Levine