In summer 2020, the Alliance received a small grant from Sauk County to plan a…
Great Programs Kick off 2018!
The Alliance continues its very popular monthly public program series, “We Are Sauk Prairie,” in 2018, thanks to a generous grant from Alliant Energy Foundation. All programs will be at the Ruth Culver Library, 540 Water Street, Prairie du Sac, starting at 6:30pm. All programs are free and open to the public. Here’s a quick synopsis:
Thursday, January 18: “The River that Flows Uphill: Geologic Evolution of the Lower Wisconsin River” by Dr. Eric Carson, Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey & UW-Extension.
Thursday, February 15: “Maa Wakacak, Sacred Earth (former Badger Army Ammunitions Plant): The Return, the Healing, the Future” by Jon Greendeer (Mąąšųsga), Executive Director of Heritage Preservation for the Ho-Chunk Nation.
Thursday, March 15: ALLIANCE ANNUAL MEETING & “As Badger Changes: Trends in Habitats and Birds, 1998-2017 and Beyond” by Mike Mossman, retired DNR biologist and Ecologist/Historian, Sauk Prairie Conservation Alliance
Thursday, April 19: “Dwindling numbers for the iconic Monarch Butterfly: A conservation biologist ponders moving beyond the documentation of declines” by Dr. Karen Oberhauser, Director, University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum
Thursday, May 17: Alliance 20th Anniversary Celebration! Vintage Brewing Company, Water Street, Sauk City, 6:00pm – 8:30pm. An evening of music, fun, food and a special program
Please see our “Events” section for more details about these programs.