2019 Bird & Nature Festival - Warner Park

Date & Time: 
Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location(s): 
Warner Park
2930 North Sherman Avenue
Madison, WI

The 7th Annual Bird & Nature Festival at Warner Park is co-sponsored by Madison Friends of Urban Nature (FUN) partner groups Madison Parks, Friends of Cherokee Marsh and other local friends and environmental groups. FREE hands-on activities, educational exhibits and nature exploration!  Bring the whole family to celebrate Earth Day, Arbor Day and Bird Day.

ONGOING LIVE RAPTOR BIRD PRESENTATIONS: by Rob Hults, Executive Director of the Open Door Bird Sanctuary

  • ACTIVITIES: hands-on exhibits, nature explorations, displays, and activities. 
    • Learn to Photograph Nature (bring your camera)
    • Prairie Seeding
    • Group Nature Walk
    • Create and Take: Wildflower Seed Bombs
    • Hayrides
    • Pond Dipping
    • Face Painting
  • EATS: to be announced
  • PARTNER DISPLAYS
Aldo Leopold Nature Center (ALNC)
Applied Ecological Services
Bird City Wisconsin
Bluebird Restoration of Wisconsin (BRAW)
Dane County Humane Society Wildlife Center (DCHS WS)
Dane County Parks
Friends of Cherokee Marsh (FOCM)
Friends of Olin Turville (FOOT)
Friends of Starkweather Creek (FOSC)
Friends of UW Lakeshore Nature Preserve (FLNP)
Groundswell
International Crane Foundation
Madison Audubon Society (MAS)
Madison Herpetological Society
Madison Parks
Madison School and Community Recreation (MSCR)
Madison School Naturalists
Natural Resources Foundation (NRF)
Sierra Club (SIERRA)
Snapshot Wisconsin
Southern Wisconsin Butterfly Association
UW Nelson Institute
UW Engineering
UW Extension
UW Student Chapter of Wis Society for Conservation Biology (SC-WSCB)
UW Undergrad Zoology Society (UZS)
Wild Ones
Wild Warner (WW)
Wisconsin DNR (WIDNR)
Wisconsin Master Naturalists (WIMN

For more information or to participate contact, Paul Noeldner, Master Naturalist Instructor & Volunteer Coordinator Madison Friends of Urban Nature (608) 698-0104

Event Cost: Free
Handicapped Accessible: Yes
Sponsoring Organization(s): Madison Friends of Urban Nature (FUN)
Contact: Paul Noeldner, Master Naturalist & Volunteer Coordinator Madison Friends of Urban Nature, (608) 698-0104
Pre-Registration?: No
American Sign Language (ASL) Provided?: No

Last Updated : 03/04/2019
Agency: Parks