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NEW ICE Cafe Opens

Cafe Open DAILY 11am to 1pm The cafe will open Friday January 3 and stay open until Sunday March 15. The cafe will be hosted in Vittum Lodge. Menu will be soup and sandwiches. Every day will have hotdog and chili. Sandwich specials and soup of the day change daily. Click here for menu details.…
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Winter Solstice Celebration

Join us Saturday Dec 21 11am-2pm Program is $5 per person.Starting at Noon--Holiday Movie and Snacks Before and after the movie--Guided Nature Walks--Family or Group Scavenger Hunt with prizes Lunch available for purchase--sandwiches, soup, drinks, sweets. House In The Wood at 3300 Bay Road, Delavan WI 53115Parking in lot. If full, park along Bay Road…
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Fall Open Tree Climbing

Reserve NOW 262-728-2752 or hitwoffice@nush.orgM-F from 9-5 Saturday, September 28 from 4:00 to 6:00pm.Sunday, October 13 from Noon to 2pmDetails on what to wear and what to expect here.
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Jobs-Summer Camp

Summer Counselor Jobs--Teach an activity (swimming, boating, nature, outdoor skills, team sports, arts & crafts, cooking, gardening, performing arts like dance, theater or music or another skill) and work closely with a cabin group of 10-12 children from inner city Chicago. Start with 2 weeks of training on June 10. Children start June 24 with…
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Sunday Fun-Day

Volunteer at House In The Wood to do activities with our Summer Campers. Plan a 45 minute program that would appeal to 7 to 12 year old boys and girls. If you would like to volunteer but don’t have an activity idea, call me—everyone has great things to offer our children. I can help you…
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The Boys Are Back in Town

The male Red Wing Blackbirds have returned to the marshes of House In the Wood. They are all spreading their wings and letting out a LOUD conk-la-ree trill. In Blackbird language: STAY AWAY! THIS IS MY AREA! Once they establish AND KEEP their area, they will try to attract the females who arrive a few…
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National Environmental Education Week April 15-21

The 2012 National Environmental Education Week is April 15 to April 21. There is a link to many great activities for parents, children and teachers.You can even find the nature centers that are near your home. Get out and enjoy the outdoors in your neighborhood!Click here to link to the National Environmental Education Week website
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