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WED
Feb Dec
7 31
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Take a journey through our core exhibit on the history of Marathon County and you will learn about the many people and events that have made us what we are today. The exhibit is focused on the stories of the people who have lived here, highlighting ...

MON
Jun Aug
3 16
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Camp runs Monday- Friday for 10 total weeks, starting the week of June 3rd and ending the week of August 12th.*No camp the week of 4th of July Openings for kids ages 3-16 every week! Register for half days (8:30 AM- 12:00 PM) or full days (8:30 ...

WED
Jul Dec
17 29
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

The newest exhibit at the Marathon County Historical Society, “The 1920s: Rebellion, Prosperity and Loss” is now open on the second-floor exhibit space of the Woodson History Center. Step back in time 100 years to learn what life was like in the ...

SAT
July
20
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

3rd Annual Hunter's Hike at Rib Mountain State Park. Join the comradery and kick off the hunting season with a hike around the mountain. Or choose to challenge yourself with a weighted pack and hill repeats up the ski face. Need not be a ...

SAT
July
20
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

$5 per person; free for members. Become a member here. Registration is not required, but appreciated. Register here: https://www.hisawyer.com/monk-botanical-gardens/schedules/widget_calendar?schedule_id=camps&year=2024&month=6 Dress for the weather; ...

SAT
July
20
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

These programs are designed for explorers to do together as a family! Every month features a different topic that will get you and your family outdoors, learning about the plants and animals in our big backyard. Third Saturday of the Month 10:00am ...

SAT
July
20
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Some of Marathon County’s most interesting and historic homes were designed by the architect George W. Maher, including the original Woodson home that is now home to the historical society. Maher is important not just for designing notable prairie ...

TUE
July
23
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
July
23
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

$5 per person; free for members. Become a member here. Registration is not required, but appreciated. Register here: https://www.hisawyer.com/monk-botanical-gardens/schedules/widget_calendar?schedule_id=camps&year=2024&month=6 Dress for the weather; ...

TUE
July
30
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
July
30
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

$5 per person; free for members. Become a member here. Registration is not required, but appreciated. Register here: https://www.hisawyer.com/monk-botanical-gardens/schedules/widget_calendar?schedule_id=camps&year=2024&month=6 Dress for the weather; ...

FRI
August
2
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Marathon County Historical Society Vintage Game Night is now the First Friday of each month from 5:30-8:30 pm at the Woodson History Center (410 Mcindoe St. Wausau). We have 100's of vintage games (past and present) to choose from and people can ...

SAT
August
3
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Walk through all of our garden spaces to learn about Monk Botanical Gardens’ history, the plants and wildlife you see along the walk, and ask any questions you have! Tuesdays at 6 pm and Saturdays at 9 am June-August $5 per person; free for ...

TUE
August
6
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
August
6
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Walk through all of our garden spaces to learn about Monk Botanical Gardens’ history, the plants and wildlife you see along the walk, and ask any questions you have! Tuesdays at 6 pm and Saturdays at 9 am June-August $5 per person; free for ...

THU
August
8
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

From May to September, please join the Marathon County Historical Society, on the second Thursday of each month at 11:00 am for Storytime in the Garden. Returning to the stunning Yawkey House garden we’ll enjoy a couple storybooks in the pergola ...

SAT
August
10
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Walk through all of our garden spaces to learn about Monk Botanical Gardens’ history, the plants and wildlife you see along the walk, and ask any questions you have! Tuesdays at 6 pm and Saturdays at 9 am June-August $5 per person; free for ...

SUN
August
11 12
12:00 AM

There's no need to be jealous of the kids having fun in the Gardens! Grownups, this is your chance to dive into the same exciting hands-on activities, discover new things, and maybe even rediscover that childlike wonder that lives within all of us. ...

SUN
August
11
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

There's no need to be jealous of the kids having fun in the Gardens! Grownups, this is your chance to dive into the same exciting hands-on activities, discover new things, and maybe even rediscover that childlike wonder that lives within all of us. ...

SUN
August
11 12
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

There's no need to be jealous of the kids having fun in the Gardens! Grownups, this is your chance to dive into the same exciting hands-on activities, discover new things, and maybe even rediscover that childlike wonder that lives within all of us. ...

SUN
August
11 12
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

There's no need to be jealous of the kids having fun in the Gardens! Grownups, this is your chance to dive into the same exciting hands-on activities, discover new things, and maybe even rediscover that childlike wonder that lives within all of us. ...

TUE
August
13
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
August
13
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Walk through all of our garden spaces to learn about Monk Botanical Gardens’ history, the plants and wildlife you see along the walk, and ask any questions you have! Tuesdays at 6 pm and Saturdays at 9 am June-August $5 per person; free for ...

SAT
August
17
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Walk through all of our garden spaces to learn about Monk Botanical Gardens’ history, the plants and wildlife you see along the walk, and ask any questions you have! Tuesdays at 6 pm and Saturdays at 9 am June-August $5 per person; free for ...

SAT
August
17
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

These programs are designed for explorers to do together as a family! Every month features a different topic that will get you and your family outdoors, learning about the plants and animals in our big backyard. Third Saturday of the Month 10:00am ...

TUE
August
20
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
August
20
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
August
20
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Connect with recruitment and hiring managers to learn about careers with Marshfield Clinic Health System. Opportunities are available in patient care and non-patient care areas, from entry level to management, and much more. No appointment necessary.

TUE
August
20
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Walk through all of our garden spaces to learn about Monk Botanical Gardens’ history, the plants and wildlife you see along the walk, and ask any questions you have! Tuesdays at 6 pm and Saturdays at 9 am June-August $5 per person; free for ...

FRI
August
23
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Discover the beauty of Wausau's Happy Place as you spot enchanting birds and learn fascinating facts, led by the Gardens’ Executive Director, Darcie! Bring your curiosity. Come alone or bring a friend—we're all about building a nature-loving community! ...

FRI
August
23
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The Marathon County Historical Society will host its annual Kid's History Day on Friday, August 23 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Get your sleuth hat on as we become Jr. History Detectives looking to solve a “history mystery”. We will be doing crafts and ...

SAT
August
24
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Walk through all of our garden spaces to learn about Monk Botanical Gardens’ history, the plants and wildlife you see along the walk, and ask any questions you have! Tuesdays at 6 pm and Saturdays at 9 am June-August $5 per person; free for ...

TUE
August
27
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
August
27
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
August
27
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Walk through all of our garden spaces to learn about Monk Botanical Gardens’ history, the plants and wildlife you see along the walk, and ask any questions you have! Tuesdays at 6 pm and Saturdays at 9 am June-August $5 per person; free for ...

FRI
August
30
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Discover the beauty of Wausau's Happy Place as you spot enchanting birds and learn fascinating facts, led by the Gardens’ Executive Director, Darcie! Bring your curiosity. Come alone or bring a friend—we're all about building a nature-loving community! ...

SAT
August
31
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Walk through all of our garden spaces to learn about Monk Botanical Gardens’ history, the plants and wildlife you see along the walk, and ask any questions you have! Tuesdays at 6 pm and Saturdays at 9 am June-August $5 per person; free for ...

TUE
September
3
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
September
3
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

FRI
September
6
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Discover the beauty of Wausau's Happy Place as you spot enchanting birds and learn fascinating facts, led by the Gardens’ Executive Director, Darcie! Bring your curiosity. Come alone or bring a friend—we're all about building a nature-loving community! ...

FRI
September
6
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Marathon County Historical Society Vintage Game Night is now the First Friday of each month from 5:30-8:30 pm at the Woodson History Center (410 Mcindoe St. Wausau). We have 100's of vintage games (past and present) to choose from and people can ...

FRI
September
6
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Marathon County Historical Society Vintage Game Night is now the First Friday of each month from 5:30-8:30 pm at the Woodson History Center (410 Mcindoe St. Wausau). We have 100's of vintage games (past and present) to choose from and people can ...

TUE
September
10
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
September
10
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

THU
September
12
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

From May to September, please join the Marathon County Historical Society, on the second Thursday of each month at 11:00 am for Storytime in the Garden. Returning to the stunning Yawkey House garden we’ll enjoy a couple storybooks in the pergola ...

FRI
September
13
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Discover the beauty of Wausau's Happy Place as you spot enchanting birds and learn fascinating facts, led by the Gardens’ Executive Director, Darcie! Bring your curiosity. Come alone or bring a friend—we're all about building a nature-loving community! ...

TUE
September
17
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
September
17
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

WED
Sep Oct
18 26
12:00 AM

We’re excited to continue the success of Wausau’s first-ever walking light show! This immersive experience for all ages will delight with a botanical-inspired sea of special visual effects. Stroll through the myriad of dramatic, artistic lights and ...

SAT
September
21
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

These programs are designed for explorers to do together as a family! Every month features a different topic that will get you and your family outdoors, learning about the plants and animals in our big backyard. Third Saturday of the Month 10:00am ...

TUE
September
24
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
September
24
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
October
1
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
October
1
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

FRI
October
4
12:00 AM - 8:30 PM

The Marathon County Historical Society Vintage Game Night is now the First Friday of each month from 5:30-8:30 pm at the Woodson History Center (410 Mcindoe St. Wausau). We have 100's of vintage games (past and present) to choose from and people can ...

TUE
October
8
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
October
8
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
October
15
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
October
15
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
October
22
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
October
22
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
October
29
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
October
29
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
November
5
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
November
5
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
November
12
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
November
12
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

SAT
November
16
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

These programs are designed for explorers to do together as a family! Every month features a different topic that will get you and your family outdoors, learning about the plants and animals in our big backyard. Third Saturday of the Month 10:00am ...

TUE
November
19
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
November
19
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
November
26
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register ...

TUE
November
26
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
December
3
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
December
3
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
December
10
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
December
10
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

TUE
December
17
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
December
17
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

SAT
December
21
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

These programs are designed for explorers to do together as a family! Every month features a different topic that will get you and your family outdoors, learning about the plants and animals in our big backyard. Third Saturday of the Month 10:00am ...

TUE
December
31
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Babies and their caregivers are invited to the Gardens for a social hour for our littlest nature lovers! Meet other families in the area and enjoy a nature walk. Tuesdays at 8:30am $3 per babe, free for members. Become a member here. Register here: ...

TUE
December
31
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every month is a new theme, and each session includes an activity or craft, and a story. Learn about plants, birds, bugs, and the tools you can use to explore nature. April- Spring Fever May- Brilliant Birds June- Buggin’ Out July- Pond Exploration ...

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