Calendar

Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Calling all photographers! Here’s your chance to meet. learn. share. Cameras At The Confluence: Summer Macro Photography Tuesday, August 21 , 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Each month the  Cameras At The Confluence Photographer’s Meetup features a different theme.[...]
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Nature at the Confluence
Come help us pull wood that’s floated down the creek during the last 2 floods that is blocking the creek channel. Come prepared to work in the water. Wear sturdy shoes that can get wet.[...]
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Help your budding naturalist expand their plant identification skills with a pressed plant journal. We will go on a short hike to gather specimens and then learn how to press them. Welty Environmental staff will facilitate[...]
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nature At the Confluence
NATC Pressed Plant Journals Help your budding naturalist expand their plant identification skills with a pressed plant journal. We will go on a short hike to gather specimens and then learn how to press them.[...]
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Prairie Street Brewing Co.
The 2018 Dinner on the Dock music series is presented by Prairie Street Brewing Co. and offers guests great food, craft beer, and some of the best musical acts from Rockford and the surrounding areas[...]
Aug 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Learn about the mighty monarch “super generation”. While other generations of monarchs live about 2-4 weeks, the super generation will live 8 times longer! These monarchs are the last generation for the season, and will fly[...]
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Aug 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Welty Environmental Center
 End-of-Summer Volunteer Work Day Join us for an end-of-summer Volunteer Work Day out at Big Hill Park. Bring your own hand tools, gloves, safety glasses and hard-toed shoes and help us clear the way[...]
Aug 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Welty Environmental Center
Bumble Bees Examine the life of a bumble bee and learn why they are important to the environment. Sample honey, make a bumble bee craft and hike as we search for bumble bees. Bumble Bees[...]
Aug 30 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Prairie Street Brewing Co.
The 2018 Dinner on the Dock music series is presented by Prairie Street Brewing Co. and offers guests great food, craft beer, and some of the best musical acts from Rockford and the surrounding areas[...]
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Sep 8 all-day The Rock River
Pitch in to help clean up the Rock River during the 320 mile long Rock River Sweep on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. Help the Rock River Trail and RockRiverSweep.org clean up our backyard river.  Sections of[...]
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Nature At The Confluence, Sand Bluff Bird Observatory and Welty Environmental Center are teaming up to help teachers get funding to bring their students on a trip for a full day of nature-based, ecology and conservation education. Four[...]
Sep 11 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Nature At the Confluence
NATC Ant Queen In the late summer, Ant Queens develop wings, so they can fly off to start a new colony. We will go on a hike to look for Ant Queens. We will pick[...]
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Sep 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Community Fire and Drum & Percussion Circle Join in the fun each month on the 3rd Thursday, May-Oct, 6:30-8:00pm. Whether you’re a seasoned drummer, or have never picked up a drum, you are invited to[...]
Sep 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Welty Environmental Center
Apple Mania Learn how apples trees came to Wisconsin and how to make apple cider. Taste test apple cider and compare with apple juice. Play apple bowling and race to the apple. Program also includes[...]
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Sep 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Presented by Natural Land Institute In Partnership with Nature at the Confluence Be inspired by literary works featuring poetry and prose about nature as you listen to the writers read their creative compositions that celebrate time[...]
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Oct 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Nature At the Confluence
NATC Campfire Desserts Enjoy a collection of some fresh roasted campfire desserts, a fire, craft and games will be included. NATC Campfire Deserts (10/4/2018) Contact Name* First Last # of Adults# of KidsEmail* Phone*EmailThis field[...]
Oct 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Welty Environmental Center
Goldenrod Gall Fly: Important Fall and Winter Food Food becomes scarce for birds in the late fall and winter. Discover one important fall and winter food for many species of bird. We will hike to[...]
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Oct 12 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Welty Environmental Center
Welty No School Friday 10.12.18 No School Friday for the Beloit school district Treat your kids to a day of educational fun. We will explore, discover, and engage with the outdoors. Activities will include hiking,[...]
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Community Fire and Drum & Percussion Circle Join in the fun each month on the 3rd Thursday, May-Oct, 6:30-8:00pm. Whether you’re a seasoned drummer, or have never picked up a drum, you are invited to[...]
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nature At The Confluence Campus
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]

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