Cascade Meadow Wetlands & Environmental Science Center
2900 19th Street NW Rochester, MN 55901 (507) 252-8133
Cascade Meadow seeks to support a conversation about the health of our communities, which we believe include our built and natural environments, our economy, and our social lives.
We support this conversation by serving as a regional resource for education on water, energy, and wetlands, and by partnering with others who support sustainable living. Learn more »
Click photo above or title below to go to the complete Events calendar.
Sat., May 4, 10:30-11:30am
MEET THE EXPERTS SERIES: Bob Freund, Energy and Water Educator for Rochester Public Utilities at Cascade Meadow - Learn how appliances can sap energy even when they're OFF!
Sat., May 4, 2:00-3:00pm
MEET THE EXPERTS SERIES: Stefan Theimer, Cascade Meadow's Education Program Coordinator and resident naturalist - Learn what critters, plants, & other natural events to watch for this spring!
May 9-11: RPU DRINKING WATER WEEK CELEBRATION AT CASCADE MEADOW
Thurs., May 9, 6:30-7:30pm
URBAN LANDSCAPES FOR WATER QUALITY & LANDSCAPE HABITATS – This month's session of the Zumbro Watershed Partnership's Water Ways Speaker Series features Rochester Stormwater Educator Megan Moeller. The topic is how your landscape decisions, especially including native plants, can have a big environmental impact. For more information, contact Kevin Strauss at 507-993-3411 or .
Fri., May 10, 12-12:45pm
LUNCH WITH TED - Bring your lunch and watch this month's TED talk exploring the topic of water quality.
Sat., May 11,
MEET THE EXPERTS SERIES: Jeff Broberg, professional geologist and expert in rocks, fossils, and other collectables. Bring your rocks or your geology questions!
Sat., May 18, 10:30-11:30am
MEET THE EXPERTS SERIES: Mike Benike, a LEED Accredited Professional and the Project Manager during the construction of Cascade Meadow - Learn about sustainable building and design.
Discover how we've infused the design, construction, and operation of our site with thoughts of our impacts on the ecological and social communities we share.