Story Teller Program at Park

Adults are welcome to join us for a special event featuring the Great Lake Story Tellers on Friday, Aug. 14, at General King Park Beach. Gather around a campfire beginning at 8 p.m. and listen and tell stories about lakes. Bring blankets or lawn chairs. Held in the shelter if weather is inclement.

"Chalk It Up" Entry Forms Available

Sheboygan Visual Artists and Mead Public Library are teaming up to host "Chalk It Up" on Saturday, Aug. 15. Art will be created using chalk on the pavement outside of Mead Library. Prizes will be awarded. Two divisions: children 12 and under (free, thanks to the Kohler Foundation), and teens and adults. Pick up entry forms at Mead. More info and printable forms here.

Int'l Crane Foundation to Present Programs

Baraboo's International Crane Foundation will present two programs at Mead Library on Tuesday, Aug. 11. The 1:30 program is for children and features hands-on exploration of Wisconsin cranes and working with endangered species. A program at 3 p.m. will focus on Whooping Crane Conservation in North America and is geared toward adults wanting to learn about efforts to reintroduce and breed Whooping Cranes. More info here.

Celebrate Lake Michigan!

We're celebrating all things Lake Michigan on Aug. 11-14. Check here for more information on our programs: history of Kohler Andrae Park, family programs about freighters and Lake Michigan biology, kayaking in Lake Michigan, and events at King Park Beach: Tai Chi, Sand Sculpting Splash for all ages, and the Great Lake Story Tellers.

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