Water Advocay

2016 Calendar of Events

2016 Calendar of Events

Friends of Starkweather Creek 2016 Calendar of Events CONTACT US at info@starkweatherfriends.org if you want to volunteer to help at our listed events or if you’d like to lead a bike/hike/canoe tour.  June 11th:    Tree Walk led by Sean Gere. 10:00 am. Walking Tour of Starkweather Creek led by certified arborist Sean Gere of Gere Tree […]

June 2016 Trickle Newsletter

June 2016 Trickle Newsletter

June 2016 Trickle Newsletter

Starkweather Tree Walk

Starkweather Tree Walk

Come learn more about the trees around Starkweather Creek at our Tree Walk this Saturday 6/11 at 10am. Meet at Olbrich Park near the Olbrich Beach. The tour will be led by certified arborist Sean Gere of Gere Tree Care.

FSC February Agenda

FSC February Agenda

Friends of Starkweather Creek Board February 16, 2016 7 pm, Goodman Community Center Agenda Water Quality Monitoring – Laura Rozumalski, P.E., President, FreshWater Engineering LLC Carpenter Ridgeway Neighborhood improvements – Melissa Denman Budget – Doug Johnson Outreach – Watershed wanderers update Quarterly Meeting with City of Madison – agenda items discussion Voit Property Redevelopment Plan […]

Our Waters Our Future: Writing Contes...

Our Waters Our Future: Writing Contest

What’s your vision of a positive future for water and people in south-central Wisconsin? The “Our Waters, Our Future” Writing Contest seeks inspiring short stories that can fuel conversations and actions to ensure healthy waters and vibrant communities for generations to come. The winning story will be published in Madison Magazine. Top finalists will receive other […]

Out and about

Out and about

Just getting out and seeing the fall colors. Send us your photos we love to see what our watershed has to offer!

A new change to our meetings: 3rd Tue...

A new change to our meetings: 3rd Tuesday of the month

We are changing our monthly meetings to be on the 3rd Tuesday of every month. Please check our calendar page for up-to-date events!

Great Day for a Paddle

Great Day for a Paddle

Time for a last minute paddle on the creek!

Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting

2015 Annual Membership Meeting Report We welcomed attendees to our annual membership meeting with food from the Willy Street Coop and presentations by the kids from the summer Goodman Camp, and by Paul Noeldner about his bird nature walks in the parks. We also presented about our 2015 activities and thanked the many volunteers that […]