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Out of the Darkness Community Walk for Suicide Prevention

Out of the Darkness Community Walk for Suicide Prevention

The Wisconsin chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will hold the annual Milwaukee Out of the Darkness community walk on Sunday, October 14, at Humboldt Park in Milwaukee’s Bay View neighborhood.

October 2018
Taste of Wellspring Fundraiser: Farm to Table Dinner Party

Taste of Wellspring Fundraiser: Farm to Table Dinner Party

The 13th annual Taste of Wellspring event and fundraiser, featuring a gourmet dinner prepared by local chefs, takes place 5 to 8 p.m., September 8, at the Urban Ecology Center’s location at the Washington Park Pavilion.

August 2018
Milwaukee Fringe Festival Showcases Diverse Collection of Artists

Milwaukee Fringe Festival Showcases Diverse Collection of Artists

The third annual Milwaukee Fringe Festival will be held Saturday, August 25 and Sunday, August 26 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.

August 2018
Treasures of Oz Eco-Tour Explores Natural Wonders of Ozaukee County

Treasures of Oz Eco-Tour Explores Natural Wonders of Ozaukee County

The Treasures of Oz Eco-Tour, held on June 16, is a free, annual, family-friendly event that celebrates the abundance of nature throughout Ozaukee County. The focus for 2018 will be Ozaukee’s “Other Coast”— the portion of the Milwaukee River that runs through the county.

June 2018
Amazon Rainforest Tour Explores 
the Healing Power of Nature

Amazon Rainforest Tour Explores 
the Healing Power of Nature

Sonia Vasquez of Amasonia is hosting an Amazon rainforest healing tour, June 30 through July 5, in which participants will have the opportunity to meet the indigenous and scientific communities in the Colombian Amazon forest.

April 2018
Top-Ranked Women’s Herbal Conference

Top-Ranked Women’s Herbal Conference

The seventh annual Midwest Women’s Herbal Conference will be held on June 1, 2 and 3 in Almond, Wisconsin, and registration is now open.

February 2018
Milwaukee to Install Bike Boulevards

Milwaukee to Install Bike Boulevards

The City of Milwaukee is planning its first bike boulevards, also known as shared roadways.

October 2017
New Spiritual Retreat Center in Northeastern Wisconsin

New Spiritual Retreat Center in Northeastern Wisconsin

Retreats are important for people that desire to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and find the space to drop into the stillness of their souls.

August 2017
Eco-Fun at Green Alliance Sustainability Fair

Eco-Fun at Green Alliance Sustainability Fair

Electric cars, fair-trade vendors, yoga, wildlife and a rock-climbing wall will welcome attendees of the first annual Green Alliance Sustainability Fair, held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on August 26 at Lapham Peak Unit, in the Kettle Moraine State Forest.

August 2017
Women’s Retreat to Focus on Fungi’s Role in Nature

Women’s Retreat to Focus on Fungi’s Role in Nature

Midwest Women’s Herbal will present Mycelium Mysteries: A Women’s Mushroom Retreat, from October 6 through 8, in Almond, Wisconsin.

July 2017