Prairie Work Days at the Prairie Learning Center

Event Dates

  • 09/30/2022 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • 10/07/2022 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • 10/14/2022 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Event Description


Where: Native plant gardens & prairie restorations in the Prairie Learning Center, centered at the Heritage Center.

Dates:  every Friday – please visit to check if the work day had to be canceled.

Signup:  No signup is necessary.  Ages 15 and older are welcome.

Facilities & Equipment:  Parking and restrooms are available on site. Please bring your own drinking water and work gloves.  All other tools are provided. 

Tasks:  Prairie stewardship includes planting prairie plugs, watering and weeding in work areas. No gardening skills are needed! Water and restrooms are available on-site.

Inclement Weather Policy:  Cancelled work days are posted at by 8am every Friday.

Questions? Contact Friends naturalist Clare Carlson at Co-hosted by the Friends of Capital Springs Recreation Area, Madison Area Master Gardeners Association, Dane County Parks and the Lussier Family Heritage Center.



Prairie Learning Center at the Lussier Family Heritage Center

3101 Lake Farm Rd, Madison 53711


Categories: Parks