SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 10AM-2PM
AN AFTERNOON WITH THE SURLY SURVEYOR
Description: Ever wonder what Southern Wisconsin looked like before the European settlers arrived? Travel back in time to the mid 1800s with actor and landscape historian, Rob Nurre, aka 'The Surly Surveyor' and hear first-hand how the map of Wisconsin came to be as we know it today. Dressed in period costume to portray one the first General Land Office surveyors, Nurre's unique tours capture the fascinating historical interactions between humans and nature. Meet your guide.
What to Bring: Comfortable outdoor footwear, hat, water bottle, sunscreen & bug spray.
Register By: September 29, 2023
Optional $15 lunch available, purchase tickets below by 9/22
Lunch Tickets (Optional $15)
Lunch features a healthy build-your-own sandwich station, fresh fruit, chips, a beverage and a sweet treat. Vegetarian and gluten free options available. Vegetarians, please select the 'vegetarian' ticket option.
Events on a Mission
This free community event is generously sponsored by Mary Odell and Southern Wisconsin Land Conservancy in honor of Mary's brother, Ted Odell, and Wisconsin's special places, people and culture.