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September 28 — October 28



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Thursday, September 29

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Weston Roundtable: Satellite-based evapotranspiration for landscape response mapping and drought monitoring
4:15 PM
1163 Mechanical Engineering, 1513 University Ave., Madison, WI

Workshop
Jumping Worm Workshop
4:30 PM
Eagle Heights Community Gardens shed, 1600 Lake Mendota Drive, Madison, WI

Saturday, October 1

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Longenecker Horticultural Gardens Tour: Edible Landscaping
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Class: Beginning Birding
8:00 AM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Arbor Drive Parking Lot, Arbor Dirve and Monore Street, Madison, WI

Sunday, October 2

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Walk: Woodlands
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Thursday, October 6

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Weston Roundtable: Urbanization and global environmental change
4:15 PM
1163 Mechanical Engineering, 1513 University Ave., Madison, WI

Saturday, October 8

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Longenecker Horticultural Garden Tour: Fall Favorites
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Sunday, October 9

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Walk: Woodlands
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Family Walk: Why Do Leaves Change Color?
1:30 PM
UW Arboretum Visiotr Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Monday, October 10

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Sustainable Energy Seminar: New Compound Semiconductor Material Platforms for High Efficiency Solar Cells
3:30 PM
1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Ave, Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
JORDAHL PUBLIC LANDS LECTURE: History, Heritage, and the National Parks: Promoting the Relevance of the American Narrative
7:00 PM
Shannon Hall, Memorial Union, 800 Langdon St., Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Jordahl Public Lands Lecture
7:00 PM
Shannon Hall Memorial Union, 800 Langdon Street, Madison, WI

Thursday, October 13

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Yahara Lakes 101 Science Cafe with David Rowe
8:00 AM
The Edgewater, 1001 Wisconsin Ave, Madison, WI

Saturday, October 15

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Class: The Lost City in Detail
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Night Walk: When the Moon is Full
6:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Grady Tract Parking Lot, SE Corner of Seminole Hwy and W. Beltline Frontage Road, Madison, WI

Sunday, October 16

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Walk: Autumn Woodlands
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Fall colors in the Preserve
1:00 PM
Frautschi Point parking lot, 3034 Lake Mendota Dr., Madison, WI

Friday, October 21

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Flux: Water in Art and Science
3:30 PM
150 Elvehjem Building, 750 University Ave, Madison, WI

Saturday, October 22

Volunteer Opportunity
Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Sunday, October 23

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Special Event: Wisconsin Science Festival – Transformations of Fall
12:30 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Walk: Red Lanterns
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Lakeshore Nature Preserve - Bird & Nature Walk
1:30 PM
Picnic Point Lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Family Walk: Stories Trees Tell
1:30 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Monday, October 24

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Sustainable Energy Seminar: Developing Sustainable Perennial Cellulosic Biomass Crops
3:30 PM
1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Ave, Madison, WI

Wednesday, October 26

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Deescalating the Energy Wards
5:30 PM
1106 Mechanical Engineering Building, 1513 University Ave, Madison, WI

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