Learn To... Series

Madison Parks offers demonstrations of various activities within our parks. Most of these workshops are free and all are designed to introduce beginners of all ages to some of the many recreational opportunities available in our city parks in all seasons. Madison community experts will present demonstrations on topics including birding, disc golf, boating, fitness, and more! Please note: all workshops are weather dependent and may be canceled or rescheduled.

Thanks to the Madison Parks Foundation, all 2018 Learn to... workshops are free to attend. Advanced registration is required for all classes. Visit the specific class description below for more information and instructions on how to register.

Madison Parks Foundation
  • Learn to Stargaze - Olbrich Park, presented by Madison Parks Foundation

    Monday, October 1, 2018, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

    Location: Olbrich Park Winter Shelter


    Do you know how to find the Big and Little Dippers in the night sky? How about Orion the hunter or the queen Cassiopeia? Well, here's your chance to find out! Madison Parks and UW Space Place offer stargazing programs in our parks. UW Space Place leads each session that begins just after sunset with a 20-30 minute talk and slide show about astronomy. At the conclusion of the talk (if the sky is … Read more

Please note that all of the "Learn to" series events are weather dependent and may be canceled or rescheduled.