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 »
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Sat., Dec. 7, 1:00-2:00pm:
"Second Nature (1940s & Beyond)," Episode 4 in Minnesota: A History of the Land: This installment in the film series includes unique historic footage and photographs that depict the momentous changes brought to Minnesota during and after WWII. See how a new exotic species and the invention of nylon nets bring the fishery of Lake Superior to the brink of collapse.
Thurs., Dec. 12, 6:30-7:30pm:
"Saving Soil and Preventing Floods with No-Till and Low-Till Farming Practices" - Learn how “no-till farming” can lead to cleaner water, fewer floods, and a more profitable farm with experienced no-till farmers Rod & Rick Sommerfield . Part of the Zumbro Wathershed Parnership's monthly "Waterways Speaker Series" - contact Kevin Strauss for more information (firstname.lastname@example.org or 507-993-3411)
On Display Through Sat., Dec. 14:
The Medcity Photographers Exhibit, featuring the work of 10 local photographers: Don Anderson, Denise Dupras, Greg Hostetter, Terrie Jacobson, Larry Ricker, Deborah and Steve Stark, Michelle Terrill, Stacie Thompson, and Loretta Verbout.
Tues., Dec. 17, 6:30-8:00pm
Neighborhood Energy Challenge Workshop
RPU, MN Energy Resources, & the Center for Energy and Environment offer homeowners this full-service residential energy audit program. Learn new no- or low- cost strategies to stop energy waste, all while visiting with your neighbors. Reserve your spot by contacting Ashley Robertson at 888.734.6365 or email@example.com.
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