calendar of events
November 19th, 2019
Madison Area Friendraiser
We invite you to join us to raise a glass with friends and learn about Wisconsin’s newest conservation organization.
Tuesday November 19th, 2019, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Great Dane Brew Pub Pool Hall, 123 E. Doty Street, Madison, WI
Hosted by Mary Ellen Vollbrecht, Tom Hauge, Michael Cain, Fred Clark
Program at 6:00 pm
Wisconsin's Green Fire members will discuss our science-based work in clean water, fish and wildlife, and climate change. Come join us and learn about our work while meeting your friends and neighbors.
Food provided, cash bar available.
December 3, 2019
Communicating Science through Story - Workshop for Wisconsin's Green Fire
Holly Walter Kerby will lead this workshop for WGF members who want to hone their skills to communicate science more effectively and engagingly. The workshop is well suited for members with subject expertise as well as communicators and educators. Kerby is an instructor with the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science and Executive Director of Fusion Science Theater.
Tuesday December 3, 2019 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Schmeeckle Reserve, 2419 North Point Drive, Stevens Point, WI 54482
Cost: $25 (includes lunch)
Registration is limited to 25 participants
2019 Annual Meeting October 4th & 5th
Working Together, Working Better, Wisconsin’s Green Fire 2019 Annual Meeting will be held on October 4th and 5th at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point outdoor center and conservation camp at TreeHaven near Tomahawk.
Our Annual Meeting will bring together many of Wisconsin’s most regarded conservation and environmental experts along with agency staff and inspired citizens. Join us for learning, great ideas, and visiting old friends and making new ones.
Check out the latest on the program. At the Saturday business meeting, we will elect several new directors to the board of directors. Download a pdf of the board nominees. The board is bringing changes to the bylaws for review and approval by the members. See a summary of changes and download a pdf of the proposed amended bylaws.