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Jun
6
Sat
CANCELLED – Ixonia’s Excellent Rock River Race | Ixonia, Wisconsin @ Harnischfeger County Park
Jun 6 all-day

Ix Ex is back! Ixonia’s Excellent Rock River Race will be held on Saturday, June 6, 2020.

Classes available for canoe, kayak and SUP. There will be classes for both racing boats (10 miles) and recreational/rookie boats (4 miles). There will also be a 1 mile race for juniors. Prizes will be home brew beer and chocolate chip cookies….depending on your age.

Races will be held both morning and afternoon. Morning events begin at 10:00 a.m. afternoon events start at 1:30 p.m. We will hold a potluck between morning and afternoon divisions. Race entry fee covers both morning and afternoon races – $20/paddler.

Two racing class types: Expert and Rookie/Recreational race classes.

Race Info

Morning:
C2 (tandem canoe) Men, Women, and Mixed,
C2 Expert class: requires Pro Boats (aka 3x27s) or USCA 4x32s
K2 (tandem kayak) All genders
K2 Racing class: all tandem kayaks (unlimited)
Junior classes, age 10-16: SUP, K1 (Solo Kayak) Boys, Girls.

Afternoon:
C1 (solo canoe) Man, Woman:
C1 Racing class: USCA spec (4×32) solo canoes
K1 (solo kayak) Man, Woman
K1 Racing class: all solo kayaks, incl surfskis (unlimited)

SUP (stand up paddleboard) Man, Woman:
SUP Racing class: all paddleboard designs, single blade paddles

 

Boat Definitions:

C2 (tandem canoe), K2 (tandem kayak) All genders
C2 Rookie/Rec class: all non racing design tandem canoes e.g. most aluminum, royalex and similar wider, heavier canoes
K2 Rookie class: all non racing design tandem kayaks e.g. most wider, heavier plastic kayaks, most sea kayaks
C1 (solo canoe) Man, Woman:
C1 Rookie/Rec class: all non racing design solo canoes – e.g. most wider, heavier canoes
K1 (solo kayak) Man, Woman:
K1 Rookie/Rec class: all non racing design solo kayaks – e.g. most heavier, wider plastic kayaks, most sea kayaks
SUP (stand up paddleboard) Man, Woman:
SUP Rookie/Rec: any board design, rookie/recreational racer

Jun
16
Tue
CANCELLED FOR THIS YEAR: Nature Kids Woods of Wonder Free Program – Ages 4-7 @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Bring the kids to experience the “Woods Of Wonder” programs at Nature At the Confluence!

  • Each week features a fun, new theme
  • Held each Tuesday, 10am-11:00am June 16 through July 21
  • Recommended for ages 4-7. Siblings are welcome.
  • Must be accompanied by an adult. This is not a drop off program, adult must stay with the kids.
  • Free Program! *
  • No registration needed.
  • Come once, or come for all!
  • These themes also repeat throughout the summer on various Saturday and Sundays. Click here to view free programs.

* This program is offered at no cost to the community through support from Jeffrey and Judith Adams

Program Themes

  • Wings, Worms & Woods Of Wonder June 16
  • The Mysterious Owl – June 23
  • Enchanted Woods –  June 30
  • Creatures of The Night –  July 7
  • Butterfly Magic – July 14
  • Flying Dragons & Singing Insects – July 21

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Jun
18
Thu
CANCELLED FOR THIS YEAR | Community Fire & Drum Circle @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jun 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Whether you’re a seasoned drummer, or have never picked up a drum, you are invited to participate! We have all kinds of fun percussion instruments for you to try!

  • Free S’mores are always part of the fun.
  • Hula Hoops, Dance Ribbons!
  • No registration, Free event!
  • Fun for the whole family!
  • Event is cancelled if there is rain.
  • Join in the fun each month on the 3rd Thursday, June-Sept, 6:30-8:00pm
Jun
20
Sat
CANCELLED FOR THIS YEAR Map Making and Trail Blazing | Ages 7-11 @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Become a Master of the Woods of Wonder!

You’ll learn how to make and follow a map, use a compass, and will find and follow trails. You’ll also learn about how people marked trails in the past. You’ll also learn the “Leave No Trace” ethic. We’ll also explore the new Rock River Birding and Hiking Trail to find out what creatures live down there based on their tracks and the markings they leave behind!

  • Cost is $5 per family – Registration is required – please register below. 
  • Wear shoes and clothing that can get muddy.  
  • This is part of “Woods Of Wonder” program series. Click here to see more programs.

 

 

Jun
23
Tue
CANCELLED FOR THIS YEAR: Nature Kids Woods of Wonder Free Program – Ages 4-7 @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Bring the kids to experience the “Woods Of Wonder” programs at Nature At the Confluence!

  • Each week features a fun, new theme
  • Held each Tuesday, 10am-11:00am June 16 through July 21
  • Recommended for ages 4-7. Siblings are welcome.
  • Must be accompanied by an adult. This is not a drop off program, adult must stay with the kids.
  • Free Program! *
  • No registration needed.
  • Come once, or come for all!
  • These themes also repeat throughout the summer on various Saturday and Sundays. Click here to view free programs.

* This program is offered at no cost to the community through support from Jeffrey and Judith Adams

Program Themes

  • Wings, Worms & Woods Of Wonder June 16
  • The Mysterious Owl – June 23
  • Enchanted Woods –  June 30
  • Creatures of The Night –  July 7
  • Butterfly Magic – July 14
  • Flying Dragons & Singing Insects – July 21

Would you like to receive updates on new Nature Kids programs? Sign up below.



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Jun
28
Sun
The Mysterious Owl with Hoo Haven | Woods of Wonder Family Program @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Mysterious Owl with Hoo Haven

Who’s the silent master of the night woods? Come find out when you meet Hoo Haven’s owl ambassadors in this fun interactive family program! Registration required!

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult. 
  • This program is offered at no cost to the community through a Hoo Haven grant from Ecolab
  • Space is limited! Registration required – register below

About Hoo Haven: We are dedicated to rehabilitating and releasing, sick, injured and orphaned, North American Wildlife, and to educating individuals to the importance of the conservation of Mother Earth, to maintain the land, clean and beautiful for all. Visit their website to learn more. 

All Hoo Haven Programs Sponsored by a Grant from Ecolab

Register below – space is limited!



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Jun
30
Tue
CANCELLED FOR THIS YEAR: Nature Kids Woods of Wonder Free Program – Ages 4-7 @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Bring the kids to experience the “Woods Of Wonder” programs at Nature At the Confluence!

  • Each week features a fun, new theme
  • Held each Tuesday, 10am-11:00am June 16 through July 21
  • Recommended for ages 4-7. Siblings are welcome.
  • Must be accompanied by an adult. This is not a drop off program, adult must stay with the kids.
  • Free Program! *
  • No registration needed.
  • Come once, or come for all!
  • These themes also repeat throughout the summer on various Saturday and Sundays. Click here to view free programs.

* This program is offered at no cost to the community through support from Jeffrey and Judith Adams

Program Themes

  • Wings, Worms & Woods Of Wonder June 16
  • The Mysterious Owl – June 23
  • Enchanted Woods –  June 30
  • Creatures of The Night –  July 7
  • Butterfly Magic – July 14
  • Flying Dragons & Singing Insects – July 21

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Jul
7
Tue
CANCELLED FOR THIS YEAR: Nature Kids Woods of Wonder Free Program – Ages 4-7 @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Bring the kids to experience the “Woods Of Wonder” programs at Nature At the Confluence!

  • Each week features a fun, new theme
  • Held each Tuesday, 10am-11:00am June 16 through July 21
  • Recommended for ages 4-7. Siblings are welcome.
  • Must be accompanied by an adult. This is not a drop off program, adult must stay with the kids.
  • Free Program! *
  • No registration needed.
  • Come once, or come for all!
  • These themes also repeat throughout the summer on various Saturday and Sundays. Click here to view free programs.

* This program is offered at no cost to the community through support from Jeffrey and Judith Adams

Program Themes

  • Wings, Worms & Woods Of Wonder June 16
  • The Mysterious Owl – June 23
  • Enchanted Woods –  June 30
  • Creatures of The Night –  July 7
  • Butterfly Magic – July 14
  • Flying Dragons & Singing Insects – July 21

Would you like to receive updates on new Nature Kids programs? Sign up below.



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Jul
9
Thu
Detecting the Past – Metal Detecting Adventure for Kids Ages 10+ @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Time to put your exploration and detecting hat on! In this fun interactive program you’ll learn how to use a metal detector and learn a bit about the amazing history of the confluence land! Then we’ll head out on an exploration to see what treasures we can find buried beneath the soil and in the stoney bank of the Rock River and Turtle Creek. 

The Time Traveler Series is sponsored by a Greater Beloit Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors Grant

Offered on two dates: 

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  • If registering more than one child, please place comma between names.
  • How many children ages 10 and up are you registering for?

    Price: $5.00

    Quantity:

  • Thursday, June 11, 6-7:30 pmThursday, July, 9, 10-11:30 am
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Jul
11
Sat
Creatures of The Creek | Woods of Wonder for Ages 7-11 @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Amazing creatures live in Turtle Creek and Kelly Creek! In this citizen science program kids ages 7-11 will learn about the animals, fish and tiny creatures called macro-invertebrates that live in these streams. They’ll learn how how healthy our watershed is and how they can be good stewards of our watershed. We’ll also take a hike to see our new trail in the Rock River bottomland and learn about this special eco-system. 

  • Creatures of The Creek is offered on two dates: Sat, July 11, 10am AND Tues,  Aug 18, 1pm – Only register for one!
  • Cost is $5 per family – Registration is required – please register below. 
  • Wear shoes and clothing that can get wet or muddy. A towel and change of clothes are recommended. 
  • This is part of “Woods Of Wonder” program series. Click here to see more programs.

Register Below







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  • Offered on two dates, choose only one date. $5 Registration per Family
  • Offered on two dates, choose only one date. $5 Registration per Family
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