Native Plant Demo


Join our naturalists for a native plant hike, then plant your very own native plant seed to take home and watch grow. We will meet at the north entrance to the park (just south of Discovery World). Dress warm, as it is always cooler by the lake. This event is limited to 20 individuals, so […]

Decorate Your Own Reusable Bag


Make your shopping trips more beautiful by decorating your own reusable bag! There will be a variety of canvas bags and paints to choose from. Let’s work together to continue reducing the use of plastic bags for lunch bag and shopping purposes. We will meet at the north entrance to the park (just south of […]

Create Your Own Lakeshore Necklace


Stop by and create your own cabachon necklace with photos taken right here in the park. Stop by any time between 1 and 3, and plan on taking roughly 30 minutes to create your necklace. We will meet at the north entrance to the park (just south of Discovery World). Dress warm, as it is […]

Kids-Food Webs of Lakeshore State Park


Construct a food web using plants and animals of the park, then take a brief walk with our naturalists to search for evidence of these food webs. We will meet at the north entrance to the park (just south of Discovery World). Dress warm, as it is always cooler by the lake. Free Parking is […]

From Lake to Tap


Come learn about how the water from Lake Michigan is transformed into clean water flowing from your tap. Conduct a hands-on simulation of the process using water from our lagoon. We will meet at the north entrance to the park (just south of Discovery World). Dress warm, as it is always cooler by the lake. […]

Bird Hike


Ever wonder what types of birds visit LSP and downtown Milwaukee? Do you believe sea gulls are real? Come take a hike with our naturalists to learn more about our avian friends. We will meet at the north entrance to the park (just south of Discovery World). Dress warm, as it is always cooler by […]

Bird Hike


Ever wonder what types of birds visit LSP and downtown Milwaukee? Do you believe sea gulls are real? Come take a hike with our naturalists to learn more about our avian friends. We will meet at the north entrance to the park (just south of Discovery World). Dress warm, as it is always cooler by […]

Lake Michigan Educational Series


Join one of our naturalists for a discussion about native fish in Lake Michigan, and the struggle to keep their populations healthy and large.We will meet at the north entrance to the park (just south of Discovery World). Dress warm, as it is always cooler by the lake. Free Parking is available at the park’s […]

Bird Hike


Ever wonder what types of birds visit LSP and downtown Milwaukee? Do you believe sea gulls are real? Come take a hike with our naturalists to learn more about our avian friends. We will meet at the north entrance to the park (just south of Discovery World). Dress warm, as it is always cooler by […]

Lake Michigan Educational Series


Join one of our park naturalists for a discussion about the history of Lake Sturgeon, their current threatened status, and the restoration efforts in place to bring this species’ population up. Learn what you can do (and sponsor a sturgeon if you like at RiverEdge Nature Center’s Sturgeon Fest on 9/30). We will meet at […]