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 Dam Builders Nature Storytime
Thursday, October 15, 2015. 6-7 pm. Timber!! Another tree crashes to the ground. Nature's dam builders, beavers, are hard at work. Learn what "equipment" beavers have to do their jobs so well. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Wildlife, Education [E-100969]
 Dam Builders Nature Storytime
Monday, October 19, 2015. 9:30-10:30 am. Timber!! Another tree crashes to the ground. Nature's dam builders, beavers, are hard at work. Learn what "equipment" beavers have to do their jobs so well. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 STH 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Nature, Education [E-101073]
 Migration Mysteries Exploring Nature Program
Saturday, October 24, 2015. 10-11:30 am. Why do animals migrate? Where do they go? How do they find their way? We will find answers to these questions and unravel some other mysteries of migration. This program is best for families/groups with children between the ages of 6 and 12 years. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Wildlife, Birding, Education [E-100987]
 Myth Busters Exploring Nature Program
Saturday, October 31, 2015. 10-11:30 am. Do bats fly into your hair? Can owls turn their heads completely around? Are warts caused by toads? Let's bust these nature myths and more! This program is best for families/groups with children between the ages of 6 and 12 years. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Wildlife, Education [E-100988]
 Hop Away Rabbit Nature Storytime
Friday, November 6, 2015. 6-7 pm. A fox is coming! Hop away rabbit, hop away home! We'll investigate the world of rabbits to learn how they live in the wild. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Wildlife, Education [E-100989]
 Hop Away Rabbit Nature Storytime
Saturday, November 7, 2015. 9:30-10:30 am. A fox is coming! Hop away rabbit, hop away home! We'll investigate the world of rabbits to learn how they live in the wild. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Wildlife, Education [E-100992]
 Gottfried Arboretum's Create a Winter Wreath
Thursday, November 12, 2015. 6-8:30 pm. Using a variety of natural materials, create a beautiful wreath and swag that will enhance your home's winter decor. To register for a session, call (920) 313-0190 by November 9. Space is limited. This program is best for people over 12 years old. Cost: $15.00/person; fee payable to the Gottfried Arboretum. $15.00 per person. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Crafts, Education [E-100991]
 Gottfried Arboretum's Create a Winter Wreath
Thursday, November 12, 2015. 1-3:30 pm. Using a variety of natural materials, create a beautiful wreath and swag that will enhance your home's winter decor. To register for a session, call (920) 313-0190 by November 9. Space is limited. This program is best for people over 12 years old. Cost: $15.00/person; fee payable to the Gottfried Arboretum. $15.00 per person. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Crafts, Education [E-100990]
 CSI - Northern Unit Exploring Nature Program
Saturday, November 14, 2015. 10-11:30 am. Become a nature detective! By examining scat, bones, and other evidence, we will figure out what animals were involved and determine what happened in a variety of nature "crime scenes." This program is best for families/groups with children between the ages of 6 and 12 years. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Nature, Education [E-100993]
 Stocking Up for Winter Nature Storytime
Thursday, November 19, 2015. 6-7 pm. The days are growing shorter and the temperature is dropping. Come learn how some animals stock up to get through the hardships of winter. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Nature, Education [E-100994]
 Stocking Up for Winter Nature Storytime
Friday, November 20, 2015. 9:30-10:30 am. The days are growing shorter and the temperature is dropping. Come learn how some animals stock up to get through the hardships of winter. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Nature, Education [E-100995]
 Birds at My Feeder Nature Storytime
Thursday, December 3, 2015. 6-7 pm. Even on the coldest days of winter, a bird feeder can be flurry of activity. Discover what birds may visit your feeder and what they like to eat. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Nature, Education [E-100996]
 Birds at My Feeder Nature Storytime
Friday, December 4, 2015. 9:30-10:30 am. Even on the coldest days of winter, a bird feeder can be flurry of activity. Discover what birds may visit your feeder and what they like to eat. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Nature, Education, Birding [E-100997]
 An Evening with Nature Program
Thursday, December 10, 2015. 7-8:30 pm. This program is most appropriate for people over 10 years old. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Nature, Education [E-100998]
 Nature Crafts Exploring Nature Program
Saturday, December 12, 2015. 10-12 pm. Let your creativity flow! Using supplies found in nature, we will create a variety of crafts including flower magnets, nature candles, and evergreen wrapping paper. To ensure plenty of supplies, call (920) 533-8322 by December 10. This program is best for families/groups with children between the ages of 6 and 12 years. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Crafts, Education [E-100999]
 Look! Look Again! Nature Storytime
Thursday, December 17, 2015. 6-7 pm. Sometimes it takes a double look to see an animal standing right in front of us. Uncover how creatures of all kinds use camouflage to survive. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Nature, Education [E-101000]
 Look! Look Again! Nature Storytime
Friday, December 18, 2015. 9:30-10:30 am. Sometimes it takes a double look to see an animal standing right in front of us. Uncover how creatures of all kinds use camouflage to survive. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Ice Age Visitor Center, N2875 State Highway 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Nature, Education [E-101001]
 Wednesday Wonders
Tuesday, July 29, 2025. 1 to 4pm. Drop in programs. Arts and Crafts, Educational Programs, Food, Geology. Drop in at the beach between 1-4 p.m. Only have a small amount of time? No problem! There are different activities each week. Look for the Get Outdoors! flag. Get the dirt on dirt - Celebrate the Year of Soils by checking out different types of soil from around the park, make dirt in a cup snack to eat and try painting with soils. Buckhorn State Park, W8450 Buckhorn Park Ave, Necedah, Juneau County. Call 608-565-2789. Subjects: Nature, Crafts, Education [E-101751]
 Discovery Workshop
Wednesday, November 5, 2200. 1:23 pm. You will experience, a hands-on workshop, using a combination of breath, touch, movement, and focus to create and allow inner awareness. The results are often a sense of relaxation, inner peace and confidence. These exercises are unique in that they cue the nervous system in a genuine gentle way to create sustainable changes in perception of life, reaction to stress, and relationship to others. $35. Helios Wellness Center, 815 Main St, Menomonie, Dunn County. Call 715-235-7333. Subjects: Spirituality, Community, Education [E-61472]
 Discovery Workshop
Thursday, November 6, 2200. 6:23 pm. You will experience, a hands-on workshop, using a combination of breath, touch, movement, and focus to create and allow inner awareness. The results are often a sense of relaxation, inner peace and confidence. These exercises are unique in that they cue the nervous system in a genuine gentle way to create sustainable changes in perception of life, reaction to stress, and relationship to others. $35. Helios Wellness Center, 815 Main St, Menomonie, Dunn County. Call 715-235-7333. Subjects: Education, Spirituality, Community [E-61473]
 Discovery Workshop
Wednesday, December 3, 2200. 1:23 pm. You will experience, a hands-on workshop, using a combination of breath, touch, movement, and focus to create and allow inner awareness. The results are often a sense of relaxation, inner peace and confidence. These exercises are unique in that they cue the nervous system in a genuine gentle way to create sustainable changes in perception of life, reaction to stress, and relationship to others. $35. Helios Wellness Center, 815 Main St, Menomonie, Dunn County. Call 715-235-7333. Subjects: Education, Spirituality, Community [E-61475]
 Discovery Workshop
Thursday, December 4, 2200. 6:23 pm. You will experience, a hands-on workshop, using a combination of breath, touch, movement, and focus to create and allow inner awareness. The results are often a sense of relaxation, inner peace and confidence. These exercises are unique in that they cue the nervous system in a genuine gentle way to create sustainable changes in perception of life, reaction to stress, and relationship to others. $35. Helios Wellness Center, 815 Main St, Menomonie, Dunn County. Call 715-235-7333. Subjects: Education, Spirituality, Community [E-61476]
 Get Growing! Creating a Children's Garden Part 1
Wednesday, January 21, 2201. 9 am - 11 am. Learn how to create a nurturing nature filled outdoor space for children. Presented by Lynn Goldstein. $10 members / $15 non-members. Boerner Botanical Gardens, 9400 Boerner Dr, Hales Corners, Milwaukee County. Call 414-525-5650. Subjects: Gardening, Environment, Education [E-71253]
 New Home Construction Simplified
Thursday, August 2, 4012. 6:00 pm. Building a home doesn't have to be intimidating or complicated. In fact, it can be exciting and simple--and we'll let you know how! With a few great tips, you'll see how easy it is to build a home you'll love, just the way you want it, completely customized to your needs and lifestyle! Come find out why your dream home doesn't have to be a dream; it can be a reality! Free. DeForest Public Library, 203 Library Street, DeForest, Dane County. Call 608-220-9696. Subjects: Homes, Education [E-89717]
 Events Spanning Multiple Days 
 Exploring Digital Photography II
Sunday, July 26, 2015 through Saturday, August 1, 2015. This seminar will clarify the numerous settings on your camera to give you greater control over the photographs you create and to make editing digital photographs easier. This class is designed for those who have a basic understanding or some previous experience with the operations of their camera, as well as editing photographs onto their computer. Daily assignments and field trips will be offered to stimulate your imagination and creativity. Instructor: Philip Krejcarek $905 double; $1,215 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Photography, Art, Education [E-100329]
 The Third Reich Through German Eyes
Sunday, August 2, 2015 through Friday, August 7, 2015. Victor Klemperer's I Will Bear Witness:A Diary of the Nazi Years has been hailed as "the best written, most evocative, most observant record of daily life in the Third Reich." Classified as a Jew, he insisted on being a German and risked his life to record what was happening to him. We will discuss the book, using photographs, film clips, and other sources to establish the broader context for this personal account of everyday life under history's most notorious regime. Instructor: Geoff Bakewell $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Historic, Education, Ethnic [E-100331]
 What is There?-and Why?
Sunday, August 2, 2015 through Friday, August 7, 2015. The central philosophical problem of Western ontology is the question, What is there? Multiple answers have been proposed-we will explore the most important of these: Monism, Dualism, Pluralism , and Idealism. We will raise a much more difficult ontological question, Why is there something rather than nothing? and identify and discuss the primary theories that have been proposed to answer this question. We will examine religious, scientific, and cosmological theories. Instructor: Terry Goode $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Religion, Science, Education [E-100330]
 Isaiah of Jerusalem: Visionary and Messenger
Sunday, August 9, 2015 through Friday, August 14, 2015. Chapters 1-39 of the Book of Isaiah contain visions, prophetic messages, and biographical and historical materials relating to this widely revered prophet and his time. We will read and discuss: the account of Isaiah's vision of seraphim and his divine appointment to be a prophet; vivid oracles of judgment; the song of the vineyard; the famous "virgin-birth" oracle; the Immanuel oracles; and Isaiah's hope-inspiring depictions of a peaceful future. Instructor: Bill Urbrock $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Religion, Historic [E-100333]
 Lolita: A Closer Look at Nabokov's Scandalous Novel
Sunday, August 9, 2015 through Friday, August 14, 2015. Lolita is the third novel written in English by Russian Vladimir Nabokov. The history of Lolita's interpretation is a study in sharp contrasts. It has been dismissed as morally outrageous and praised as profoundly ethical. It has been lionized as a perfect model of postmodern irony, or as the epitome of humanistic engagement. We will read Lolita savoring the details, while also noting the rich dialogue that Nabokov carries on with his Russian literary heritage. Instructor: Peter Thomas $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Books, Historic [E-100332]
 Jane Austen and Her World
Sunday, August 16, 2015 through Friday, August 21, 2015. We will explore the world that Jane Austen inhabited-the one she shared with parents, siblings, publishers, and patrons, as well as the world she created and seems eager to share with us. We will learn about Regency society and renew our acquaintance with some of the most famous characters in English literature. What sort of person was Jane Austen and what sort of world did she live in? What sort of writer is she, and what sort of world does she invite us to imagine? Instructor: Timothy Spurgin $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Books [E-100334]
 The Medieval World: Art and Society
Sunday, August 16, 2015 through Friday, August 21, 2015. This seminar will explore some of the major artistic treasures of the Middle Ages and will look at the conditions that fostered their creation as well as what they can tell us about this period in history. Some of the works that we will discuss include: manuscripts-the Book of Kells, Lindisfarne Gospels; stained glass-Canterbury, York, Chartres; tapestries-The Lady and the Unicorn, Apocalypse Tapestry; and embroideries-Bayeux Tapestry, Creation Tapestry. Instructor: Jane Schulenburg $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Art, Historic [E-100335]
 Creative Communities- 2015 Youth Art Exhibition
Friday, July 24, 2015 through Saturday, August 22, 2015. 07/24/15 5-9 pm. Join us in celebrating art and community in this year's youth art exhibition, themed Creative Communities. Artwork from six weeks of Summer Art Camp will create narratives on home, family, neighborhood, and Milwaukee - depicted in various art forms (painting, photography, ceramics, collage, and more!). This year's Summer Art Camp featured guest artists Roy Schmidt, Faith Givings, Jamie Bruchman, Thea Kovac, and Leon Travanti, who will be showing some of his wonderful work in the exhibition. Walker's Point Center for the Arts, 839 S. 5th St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-672-2787. Subjects: Art, Education [E-101678]
 West Allis Settlers Weekend
Saturday, August 22, 2015 through Sunday, August 23, 2015. 10 am 6 pm, 10 am 4 pm. 10th Anniversary. At Honey Creek Park in West Allis, WI. Enjoy the numerous re-enactors depicting their crafts, tools, and lifestyles leading up to the birth of our city in 1906. An 1848 log schoolhouse, museum, and cemetery tours add to the 2 days of fun for the entire family. Entertainment, food, refreshments, ice cream, pies, and children area rounds out the event. "Come Join Us, It'll Be Fun". Free parking & Admission. Settlers Weekend, 8405 W. National Ave, West Allis, Milwaukee County. Call 414-545-7679. Subjects: Historic, Reenactments, Education [E-99632]
 Bizarrchaeology: The Weird Side of World Prehistory
Sunday, August 30, 2015 through Friday, September 4, 2015. Public interest in archaeology seems to focus on "mysteries" of the past or "unexplainable" phenomena. Since the past is largely impossible to know, there is a tendency to fill it with products of the imagination rather than products of the peoples of the past. This course will examine some of these "imaginary" pasts-a practice coined "bizarrchaeology" and will consider the cultural contexts in which bizarrchaeology works and the motivations of its practitioners. Instructor: Peter Peregrine $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Historic [E-100336]
 Lincoln Around the Curriculum
Sunday, August 30, 2015 through Friday, September 4, 2015. The number and array of college departments that could make use of a little, or a lot, of Abraham Lincoln's life is remarkable: classics, religious studies, foreign affairs, literature, fine arts, music, physics, and of course rhetoric, history, and government. This seminar will "touch 'em all" in home run fashion through a simple liberal arts departmental tour as we explore one of America's most diverse presidents. Instructor: James Cornelius $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Historic, Government [E-100337]
 Paraphrases and Reminiscences: Exploring the Art of Piano Transcription
Sunday, August 30, 2015 through Friday, September 4, 2015. The practice of transcribing musical works from other media has a long and fascinating tradition in Western music. The instructor will discuss and perform organ works by J.S. Bach and Cesar Franck arranged for the piano, symphonies and opera fantasies paraphrased by Franz Liszt; Brahms chamber works and original ballet scores by Prokofiev and Stravinsky that they transcribed for piano; and art songs. We will watch historic video recordings of pianists in concert. Instructor: Anthony Padilla Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Music, Art [E-100338]
 Getting the Most Out of Your Bridge Game: Lessons for Intermediate and Advanced
Sunday, September 13, 2015 through Friday, September 18, 2015. This seminar will refresh participants' knowledge of bridge with an overview of popular conventions, bidding, responses, opening leads, & carding. We will review Standard American, Two-Over-One & simplified Precision bidding systems as well as opening bids, overcalls, & preempts. Discussion of strong bids versus weak bids will lead to analysis of bids like Flannery & Michaels. We will discuss responses to various openers, including Blackwood, 1430, & Gerber. Instructor: Stephanie Schwingel $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Games, Hobbies [E-100340]
 Heretics and Heroes
Sunday, September 13, 2015 through Friday, September 18, 2015. Thomas Cahill's Heretics and Heroes is a compelling work of history that reads like a novel. Cahill characterizes historical figures with accuracy and rhetorical flourish and Heretics and Heroes abounds in witty, feisty descriptions of persons such as Michelangelo and Martin Luther. Cahill covers the years from 1492-1648. Art, literature, theology, and history are all featured prominently in this thought-provoking account of a formative stage in Western civilization. Instructor: Daniel Taylor $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Books, Historic [E-100339]
 Exploring How the United States' Culture of Conflict Creates Political Quagmires
Sunday, September 20, 2015 through Friday, September 25, 2015. Every day we read & hear about American politicians engaging in name-calling & mud-slinging & about gridlock in Congress. What is this conflict culture in the United States? We will explore this topic through the study of conflict theory & through the analysis of several memorable & fairly-recent political events, including the 2011 Wisconsin legislation regarding public unions & President Obama's efforts to pass health-care legislation. Instructor: Laura Smythe $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Politics, Government [E-100343]
 Maritime History Adventure
Sunday, September 20, 2015 through Friday, September 25, 2015. We then explore underwater archaeology; the history of Door County's lighthouses; two scourges of the seas-pirates & wreckers; the story of millions of Africans caught up for three centuries in the slave trade; a history of maritime navigation; & sailing under false colors. We will conclude with a look at the future of the Arctic Ocean in light of global warming, oil, gas, & mineral deposits, international competition, & environmental concerns. Instructor: Hank Whipple $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Boating, Historic [E-100342]
 Fall's Glorious Trees and Shrubs
Sunday, September 27, 2015 through Friday, October 2, 2015. We will learn about which different trees and shrubs grow in what places in Door County. Participants will learn how to identify species, which ones are conducive for landscaping, what conditions are suitable for their propagation based on their requirements, and how wildlife utilize them for food, protection, nesting material, and shelter. We will experience boreal forest, deciduous forest, cedar swamps, grasslands, and beach communities. Instructor Don Quintenz $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Environment, Nature [E-100345]
 Introduction to Modern Day Bridge
Sunday, September 27, 2015 through Friday, October 2, 2015. This seminar is for absolute beginners as well as those who have a little experience but need a refresher on the basics. The class will cover the fundamentals of bridge: opening bids of one in a suit, take-out doubles, One No-Trump, Stayman & transfer bids, pre-emptive bidding, strong opening bids of Two No-Trump & Two Clubs, conventions of Gerber & Blackwood, declarer play, & defensive techniques. The instructor will be available throughout the week for supervised play. Instructor Carol Konrad $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Games, Hobbies [E-100344]
 Watercolor: A Fresh Start
Sunday, September 27, 2015 through Friday, October 2, 2015. This watercolor seminar is designed for absolute beginners as well as for those who have had some experience painting with watercolor but need a refresher. Participants will explore basic traditional approaches to watercolor painting as well as fresh and experimental watercolor techniques. You will go home with the skills and tools to keep on painting. Instructor: Helen Klebesadel $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Art, Hobbies [E-100346]
 Visions and Revisions: Starting Your Novel or Story and Revising It
Sunday, October 4, 2015 through Friday, October 9, 2015. This workshop is designed for both those who are just beginning to try their hands at writing fiction and those who have been writing a novel or stories for some time and want to find ways to deepen and enrich their work. We will discuss some of the elements of craft (character, dialogue, place, point of view, language and image, time management) that can better enable us to improve our writing & strategies for revision. Instructor: Dwight Allen $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Writing, Hobbies [E-100347]
 Judges, Judgmentsand Justice?America's Courts in the New Age of Political Pres
Sunday, October 11, 2015 through Friday, October 16, 2015. How do judges come to their decisions? Does it matter whether they are male or female, young or old, straight or gay, liberal or conservative? And why, in recent years, have judicial campaigns come to resemble partisan battles? We will look at real cases & at real judges-acting alone in trial courts, acting together in appellate courts, and acting under influences, proper and improper-legal precedent, alcohol, emotional distress, money, political pressure. Instructor: Charles Schudson $805 double; $1,075 single; $395 commuter. Bjorklunden's magnificent lodge, just south of Baileys Harbor, WI, 7590 Boynton Lane, Bailey's Harbor, Door County. Call 920-839-2216. Subjects: Education, Politics, Government [E-100348]
 Halloween Nature Hikes
Friday, October 16, 2015 through Saturday, October 17, 2015. 6:30-9:30 pm. Join the battle to take down the alien invaders including the lethal emerald ash borer, the tenacious garlic mustard, the house sparrow bully, and the slimy earthworm. This is not a scary hike and is best for those over 5 years of age. Groups leave every six minutes. The last hour-long hike leaves at 8:30 p.m.. Also enjoy playing fun-filled games, making a craft to take home, or snacking by the glow of a campfire. In the event of severe weather, the event will be canceled for that night. Free with 2015 Wisconsin State Park Vehicle Admission Sticker. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit Long Lake Recreation Area, N3450 Division Road, Cascade, Sheboygan County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Education, Crafts, Walking [E-101053]
 Farm Adventures May September & October
Saturday, May 2, 2015 through Monday, October 26, 2015. 10 am - 5 pm Weekends. Check our website for complete details. Hours, time and admission fee. Hope to see you at Busy Barns Adventure Farm. Check Website for admission fee. Busy Barns Adventure Farm, W7675 US Hwy 12, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County. Call 920-691-6742. Subjects: Families, Agriculture, Education [E-100460]
 Express Talks at MOWA
Thursday, June 25, 2015 through Thursday, December 31, 2015. 12:00-12:20. Held once a week on Thursday. Need a break from work? Join us for a 20-minute introduction to Wisconsin art. Every talk is different, so join us often! Walk-ins encouraged. Free for MOWA members Become a member for as little as $12!. Museum of Wisconsin Art, 205 Veterans Ave, West Bend, Washington County. Call 262-334-9638. Subjects: Art, Museums, Education [E-101354]
 How Jesus Became God
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 through Wednesday, January 13, 2016. 12pm. The early Christian claim that Jesus was God completely changed the course of Western Civilization. The question of how Jesus became God is one of the most significant historical questions of Western civilization. Professor Bart D. Ehrman, Ph.D. narrates and Jim Lamal facilitates this 12 week class. Fee is $10 and runs from Wednesday, October 7 to January 13, 12 noon - 1:30 pm. Call 266-6581 to register. $10. Madison Senior Center, 330 W Mifflin, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-266-6581. Subjects: Religion, Education, Seniors [E-101309]
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