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Dane County Parks

Prairie Stewardship Fridays

Event Dates

  • Friday, 10/06/2023 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Friday, 10/13/2023 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Event Description

Where: Native plant gardens & prairie restorations at the Lussier Family Heritage Center.

Dates:  Friday mornings, 9-noon. Come when you can, for as long as you wish!   There will be no workday on Friday, May 5.

Tasks:  No experience needed. Prairie stewardship includes planting prairie plants, watering, and weeding in restoration areas and native plant gardens.

Signup:  No signup needed. When you arrive at the Center, stewardship leaders will greet you.  Ages 15 and older are welcome, youth under 15 with adult guardian.   

Facilities & Equipment:  Parking, drinking water, and restrooms are available on-site. Please bring your own water bottle and sun protection.  All tools are provided, you are welcome to bring your own work gloves. 

Inclement Weather Policy & Questions:  Cancelled work days are posted at by 8am. Contact Friends naturalist Clare Carlson at


Lussier Family Heritage Center

3101 Lake Farm Road

Madison, WI 53711

Contact , 608-224-3606

Categories: Parks, Volunteer