Did you know that dragonflies start their life in the water? Help our Naturalist staff survey what critters are present in our wetland areas. No waders/rainboots required; this data helps to monitor the health of our lagoon area at the park.
Meet at Lawn Area Across from Boat Docks
New This Year! Come see a puppet play in the park! Lakeshore State Park staff will be performing plays based on books by Mo Willems and Ann Blum, followed by an interactive game/activity. Bring a camping chair or blanket for a comfy story-time.
Bring your little ones to the Milwaukee Art Museum where they'll get to hear a story that relates to a work of art in the Museum. Afterwards, they'll make a drawing inspired by what they have seen and heard. Meet at Admissions in Windhover Hall. This program is free with admission or membership.
Meet at South Entrance
Did you know there are fossils in the rocky boulders that border Lakeshore State Park and Lake Michigan? Come learn about some of their prehistoric origins, and search to find fossils of coral, trilobites and more!