2018 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 and our e-Newsletter for more information. Click here for a printer friendly version of all activities around the marsh.
Click here for the Friends December e-newsletter.
Rock River Archaeological Society Speaker
December 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rock River Archaeological Society
2018-2019 Speaker Calendar
December 19: Archaeology Road Show. Join in the fun identifying odd old objects. Bring one to “stump” the crowd.
January 16: What the Federal Government and State of Wisconsin did to our Wisconsin Indian Tribes. Presented by Historian, Julie Flemming.
February 20: The art of Blacksmithing. Presented by Rodger K. Snyder, Owner of Black Oak Forge.
March 20: History of the early Missionaries and Explorers of Wisconsin. Presented by Jerry Disterhaft, Historian and Co-Owner of the Fox Of the River, Voyageur Canoe.
April 17: The Chicago Portage and live demonstration of Flint & Steel fire starting. Presented by Jake Loake, National Park Ranger, guide at Chicago Portage and Historical Interpreter.
May 15: Civil War Artifacts displayed and explained. Gene Wiersma, collector, presents his collection.
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 6:00 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.