Horicon Marsh Events
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Friends of Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center are excited to offer a variety of fun, exciting and family friendly programs. Check out the calendar below for more information. Click here for a printer friendly version of all activities around the marsh.
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Rock River Archaeological Society Speaker- Cancelled
March 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The DNR will cancel the following events: May 18, Rock River Archaeological Meeting
In light of COVID-19, our teams are closely following guidelines from the Department of Health Services (DHS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization (WHO).
We continue to receive the most up-to-date information, including new guidance from DHS which recommends cancelling or postponing non-essential gatherings of people to help protect Wisconsinites from the spread of COVID-19, particularly those who are most vulnerable to infection and severe disease.
1-2:30pm. These relaxed, guided walks will explore marsh flora and fauna while taking in the stunning views on the marsh. Length and difficulty will depend upon participants. Meeting location will vary; check website/Facebook for updates. No walk Nov. 27, December 25 or January 1.
The Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center is located on Hwy. 28 between the cities of Horicon and Mayville. For more information please call Liz Herzmann at 920-387-7893 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rock River Archaeological Society 2019-2020 Programs
All programs are held at the Horicon Marsh Education and visitor Center at N7725 Hwy 28, Horicon, WI.
The public is invited, with doors opening at 5:45 PM and beginning at 6:30 PM. Access can be made from
the upper parking lot until 6:30 PM or at the lower doors for the whole evening.
November 20, 2019 – Kelly Bleich doing a program on the passenger pigeon that used to darken the sky but
are now extinct.
December 18, 2019 – Rock River Archaeological Society presents its own “Road Show”. Everyone, members
and public, are welcome to bring an item that needs identification.
January 15, 2020 – Lahnie Neu, Curator for the Satterlee Clark House in Horicon, WI, since 2006. She will
share history of the 1885 home and an 1881 school house plus display artifacts.
February 19, 2020 – Benjamin Talbot and Archan Sramek will present program on the Lakota Sweat Lodge
March 18, 2020 – Bruce Markert will present “Pre-Historic Organisms that live in waters tell the health of the
stream or river.
April 15, 2020 – Steve Rogstead of the Sheboygan County Research Center and Lincoln expert will present
“Lincoln in Wisconsin”.
May 20, 2020 – Jessica Michna of Historical First Impressions, will present “MARY TODD LINCOLN: “A
We hope to see you at many of the events that the education center has to offer. All events are subject to change. The Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center is located on Hwy. 28 between the cities of Horicon and Mayville. For more information please call Liz Herzmann at 920-387-7893 or e-mail her at email@example.com.