Raised boardwalk in wooded marsh area

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Group of children with naturalist walking through nature reserve

Take a Hike Program

February 9, 2022

Let’s go on a hike into the wetlands.   This guided program will incorporate art and nature.  Create your own walking stick and explore new parts of…

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Group of volunteers clearing brush in nature reserve

HWR Edible Plant Program

February 9, 2022

Help us control our invasive plant populations.  Come learn about some edible plants found at Heckrodt Wetland Reserve.  This guided program will highlight foraging techniques,…

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Mayhem in the Mud!

February 9, 2022

Don’t be a Dud…Come and have some fun in the MUD!  Come join us for an early spring day in a wetland.  We’ll be Mud …

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Pollinator Hotel Build

February 9, 2022

Convert pieces of our old Nature Center cedar siding with other natural and salvaged elements into your own Reclaimed Bug Hotel. Learn why native insects…

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Community First Free Fishing Day

February 8, 2022

Free Fishing Day is full (as of noon 4/28/2022). Come down to the lakeside at Jefferson Park in Menasha to kick off Wisconsin’s free fishing…

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Candlelight snowshoe hike through snow covered forest path

February Candlelight Snowshoe Hike

January 24, 2022

Come see the Reserve in a new light on February 26th (6-7:30 p.m.).   This snowshoe torch led hike will take visitors through some unique parts…

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Candlelight snowshoe hike through snow covered forest path

Candlelight Snowshoe Hike

November 9, 2021

Both sessions of the Candlelight Snowshoe Hike are full!   Come see the Reserve in a new light. This snowshoe torch led hike will take…

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Gathering around fire pit on brick patio at nature center

Winter Solstice

November 9, 2021

Join Heckrodt Wetland Reserve in celebrating the end of 2021 and the beginning of new light in 2022. This date marks the beginning of astronomical…

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