Mornings on Mendota

Mornings on Mendota

Join us for Mornings on Mendota

Presented by Clean Lakes Alliance & Wisconsin Union

Mornings on Mendota is a fun new event series located at the Memorial Union in Madison! Join us for three Saturdays filled with watershed education programs and hands-on activities for adults and children of all ages. Explore the Lake Mendota ecosystem and learn how to be good lake stewards.

Enjoy interactive science stations, art projects, paddling, sailing, and pontoon boat tours*. The events are free and open to the public.

*Boat seating is limited! Sign up below to save your seat.

Event Dates

Chemistry of Water in the lab of Shakhashiri

Saturday, July 13th, 2019
10:30 a.m. – noon
Memorial Union
FREE interactive science stations, art projects with Wheelhouse Studios, pontoon and sail boat rides, and paddling. Visit Dr. Shakhashiri’s website to learn more about “Science is Fun.”

Science in Motion - Dr. Shakhashiri

Lake Invaders

Saturday, July 27th, 2019
10:30 a.m. – noon
Memorial Union
FREE interactive science stations, art projects with Wheelhouse Studios, and pontoon boat rides! Canoe and kayak rentals are available through Outdoor UW.

Thank you to our partners

Mornings on Mendota is an event series presented by Clean Lakes Alliance and the Wisconsin Union, with production partner UW Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies.

Support Mornings on Mendota

If you would like to support free, family-friendly lake education and other outreach efforts, consider becoming a Friend of Clean Lakes! Friends are our individual and family donors that support lake improvement projects, educational programs, and water quality monitoring.

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