Building Community Wellness

 

For All of Us

Nearby Nature Milwaukee is an environmental justice and equity initiative started in the fall of 2017  to build healthier and more resilient communities. We believe celebrating natural areas enhances a community’s value and improves health and wellness. 

Greenway Gratitude and Next Steps

Greenway Gratitude and Next Steps

On Saturday, June 25th, 48 people participated in the Lincoln Creek Greenway Summit. Above is a photo of the opening ceremony lead by drummer and poet Jahmes Finlayson.  Eighteen...

Lincoln Creek Greenway Summit

Lincoln Creek Greenway Summit

“Water Your Wellness”: 2022 Lincoln Creek Greenway Summit will take place Saturday, June 25th, from 9 am to 4 pm.
We want to bring everyone together to focus on key issues and potential paths forward for revitalizing and renewing the Lincoln Creek Greenway. This is an environmental justice initiative of Nearby Nature Milwaukee.
This summit is designed for representatives of stakeholder organizations in, or engaged in, Lincoln Creek neighborhoods. Read on to learn more and register.

Hopkins Hollow Spring Celebration, May 14

Hopkins Hollow Spring Celebration, May 14

Volunteers have built a short demonstration trail and now we are planning a prairie restoration project just north of the trail. Mark your calendars to join us in celebrating our work as a community, to bring neighbors and environmental activists together around this “pocket paradise. Join us at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 14.

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