Waukesha County Green Team

Promoting Sustainability in Waukesha County 
One Community at a Time 

The Waukesha County Green Team promotes environmental and economic sustainability in Waukesha County communities through education, communication, and local action. We are guided by The Natural Step Framework.

We sponsor educational forums, networking events, and projects to conserve Waukesha County resources and to build a sustainable future – one community at a time.


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Free Workshops & Events For April and May 2015 
Learn about gardens and meet some pets that want to share their love




Celebrate Earth Week with a Canoe Outing

Sun, April 19, 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Free event Individuals, Families and Groups
Call to register by Monday, April 13
Phone: 262-896-8007
Retzer Nature Center, S14 W28167 Madison Street, Waukesha, WI 53188, United States
Courtesy Voyageur Canoe Outfitters Grand Marais, MN


 



Main Street Green Market 
Call for Exhibitors

Saturday, May 30, 2015

9 am to 1 pm

Main and Elias Streets , Wales

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Green Market is an outdoor exhibition of organizations and individuals with the theme of environmental sustainability. The Market aims to encourage area residents and businesses to adopt green practices by providing a lively venue for viewing resources, participating in educational demonstrations, and purchasing products.





Project Rainway
Call for Artists

Local artists and students of all ages are invited to create original works of art on plastic rain barrels.

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The painted rain barrels will be sold at a silent auction beginning

Saturday, May 2 at 9:30



 
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Waukesha County Farmers' Markets



Get Connected
Do you have interest in Waukesha County’s environment?  Would you like to engage to make a positive difference in our future?  We invite you to Sign Up for our Monthly Newsletter, contact us, attend an event, or participate in our monthly meetings. 
Working together, we can create a sustainable future. 
"We envision a future when Waukesha County is a vibrant green community - A reality to be created and shared by everyone"


 Waukesha County Green Team Monthly Meeting
at info@waukeshacountygreenteam.org
WhenMon, May 4 2015      6:30pm – 8:00pm
Where  Montessori School building

(former church) at 601 N. University Dr. in Waukesha

Click Here for Map


Upcoming Events

  • Terrestrial Invasive Plants and Invasive Worms Sat, April 11 10 am So. Kettle Morraine HQ Learn more than you ever wanted to know about the plants you never thought were weeds and the worms you thought ...
    Posted Apr 5, 2015, 7:52 PM by Bill B
  • SummerStage 2015 Spring Gala Sat, April 11 Westmoor Country Club The annual SummerStage 2015 Spring Gala fundraiser will feature appetizers, dinner, dessert, a cash bar, entertainment, auction and raffle prizes, plus dancing. Tickets are ...
    Posted Apr 5, 2015, 7:52 PM by Bill B
  • Nature’s Classroom Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 18 10am-2pm NCI property In collaboration with Friends of the Mukwonago River, join NCI for a celebration. Activities include tree planting, nature hikes, invasive species removal demonstration ...
    Posted Apr 5, 2015, 7:51 PM by Bill B
  • Earth Week Canoe Outing - Sunday, April 19 Sunday, April 19 1-3:30pm Retzer Nature Center Free event Individuals, families and groups. Call to register by Monday, April 13 (262-896-8007). Experience the sights, sounds and ...
    Posted Apr 5, 2015, 7:50 PM by Bill B
  • Green Book Club – April 21 For MORE INFO:info@waukeshacountygreenteam.org
    Posted Apr 5, 2015, 7:49 PM by Bill B
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"Sustainable Lawn Care for a Better Urban Environment"


The Waukesha County Comprehensive Development Plan serves as a framework for establishing and administering sound land use regulations and serves as a useful decision making tool for local government, citizens, and businesses.


Sustainability explained in 2 minutes

Recent Announcements

  • SummerStage 2015 Spring Gala Sat, April 11Westmoor Country ClubThe annual SummerStage 2015 Spring Gala fundraiser will feature appetizers, dinner, dessert, a cash bar, entertainment, auction and raffle prizes, plus dancing. Tickets are ...
    Posted Apr 5, 2015, 7:23 PM by Bill B
  • “Taking Care of the Home We Share” St. Bruno’s Green Team in Dousman Presents Take 5 Lenten Series, “Taking Care of the Home We Share” 5 Monday nights, starting 2/23; 7-8:30pm in the ...
    Posted Feb 4, 2015, 4:42 PM by Bill B
  • Recycling 101 - Wednesday, December 17, 6:30pm - Wales Community Building Recycling 101: Easier than Ever! • Adult – 30 min.  (45 min. with Q & A) Wednesday, December 17, 6:30pm Wales Community Building 216 South Street, Wales   New cart, new collection system ...
    Posted Nov 22, 2014, 12:40 PM by Bill B
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WCGT EVENTS
calendar



Waukesha County Green Team 


Monthly Meeting
Mon May 4 
6:30pm – 8:00pm
Montessori School
Waukesha
Click Here



https://www.facebook.com/pages/Waukesha-County-Green-Team/332576073265?v=wall

https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/wcgt

http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Waukesha-County-Green-Team-4043499?trk=myg_ugrp_ovr

COLLABORATIVE EVENTS

Free Workshops
for April


Resources

    


 
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