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.


 The Waukesha County Green Team will hold its Annual Meeting

Wednesday, February 25 at 6:30 p.m.

Well’s Street Tavern

505 Wells Street, Delafield, WI

Light snacks will be provided.  Drinks can be ordered at the bar.

 Registration is required(click here).

 Changing Weather and Climate
 in the Great Lakes Region 


 
Join us for a 4-week learning expedition exploring the exciting weather of the Great Lakes Region, changes underway, and societal impacts of our changing climate.

Feb 23 – Mar 30, 2015

The University of Wisconsin–Madison is offering this course in conjunction with Wisconsin Library Services. Have you tried a MOOC lately?(Massive Open Online Course)
The course will be:
  • Online
  • Free
  • Hosting discussions at the Delafield Library
 



"Permaculture for Your Backyard"

 Presented by 
Bryce Ruddock, co-author

"Integrated Forest Gardening"
 

Tuesday, February 24, 6:30-8:00 PM 
Waukesha State Bank - Oconomowoc 
1227 Corporate Center Drive, Oconomowoc 

A freewill donation of $5 to support this and ongoing events is requested at the door


uwex/wdnr programs

 
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The Green Team of St. Bruno’s 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 School’s Science Room.

Join us for a five week series for people of all ages in which a wide variety of speakers will explore different ways to care for “The Home We Share”. Useful materials will be provided byour speakers.


 
http://www.waukeshacounty.gov/uploadedFiles/Media/PDF/Parks_and_Land_Use/Recycling/Residential/Recycling%20Guide%20and%20FAQ.pdf


 
Click for information
   

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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, Mar 2, 2015      6:30pm – 8:00pm
Where  Montessori School building

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

Click Here for Map

Feb 25, 2015 will be the Annual Meeting




"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

  • “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
  • Cook a Local Turkey This Thanksgiving by Erica Schulz Cook a Local Turkey This Thanksgiving                     by Erica Schulz Have you thought much about where your Thanksgiving dinner will come from? This year, consider purchasing a locally raised turkey for ...
    Posted Nov 7, 2014, 6:49 PM by Bill B
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WCGT EVENTS
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Waukesha County Green Team 


Monthly Meeting
Mon Mar 2,
6:30pm – 8:00pm
Montessori School
Waukesha
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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

 Winter Tree, Shrub, and Conifer Pruning

 Wednesday, March 4, 2015.   6 PM

   Town Hall Library Community Meeting Room  

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Resources

    


 
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