Environmental Education The Aldo Leopold Nature Center (ALNC), is a private nonprofit organization that promotes environmental education in the region through the operation of two state-of-the-art nature centers in Monona and Black Earth. ALNC also spearheads Nature Net, The Environmental Learning Network.
Primary services are naturalist-led programs on the land and in the classroom, public programs and teacher training. From toddlers to teens, ALNC ...teaches the student to see the land, to understand what he sees, and enjoy what he understands, in the spirit of renowned ecologist Aldo Leopold.
Six Flags Great America offers a variety of activities that the family can enjoy together with 14 world class roller coasters, three children's areas and a free 20-acre water park. New for 2013, igNIGHT - Grand Finale, a mesmerizing and immersive nighttime spectacle bursting with energy, brilliant visual effects, live singing and dancing, pyrotechnics, fireworks and pure imagination. The show will incorporate music from One Direction, Selena Gomez, Usher and many more. igNIGHT - Grand Finale debuts June 15.
There are a variety of shows available on a daily basis all around the park! For a boot stomping good time check out our brand new show Kick It Up featuring country hits performed live. Stop by the Grand Music Hall this summer to see one of our amazing new shows, Reflections and Dancing in the Streets. Reflections highlights the sights and sounds of the 60's featuring all your favorite hits. Dancing in the Streets takes you back into the 80's with hits including Pink Cadillac and Born to be Wild. To round out the day don't forget to meet up with Bugs Bunny, Tweety, Daffy Duck or any of your favorite Looney Tunes friends. (less)... Read more
Aviation Museum Located in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, at the site of the world's largest aviation event the Museum is one of the most extensive aviation attractions in the world, a year-round destination for the entire family. Come and explore our world-class displays and galleries.
Marvel at aviation innovations in our collection of more than 250 historic airplanes. Spend time in one of our movie theaters. Take a ride in a vintage airplane at Pioneer Airport - a real working aerodrome right out of the "golden age" of aviation. Witness a piece of history in the Eagle Hangar, our tribute to World War II aviation. And get "hands on" in the KidVenture Gallery, our exciting interactive gallery for kids of all ages! (less)... Read more
Play's a serious thing, you see. It's how we learn to invent, share, and explore. Kids who play do better in school. Adults who play do better with each other. And nobody does play better than Madison Children's Museum. Where there's always something fun to do. Where eyes get bigger, laughs get louder, and families get closer, too. Make a discovery or a mess or a brand new friend. Make a trip to Madison Children's Museum.
High Quality Gymnastics Programs For over 30 years, Badger Gymnastics Academy has enjoyed a reputation throughout the Madison area of providing high quality programs that promote growth and development in a safe and stimulating environment. With programs tailored to all ages and abilities, your child is guaranteed to be positively and consistently challenged to reach his or her unique potential.
Swimming Lessons SwimWest Swim School in Madison and Fitchburg is proud to serve the community with our water safety program! We offer swim instruction at our indoor pools to children as young as 5 months and can accommodate all the way up to adults. Our Madison and Fitchburg pools are the ideal place to acclimate your children to the aquatic environment. We want your children to learn the necessary water safety skills that may one day save their lives or someone else's. SwimWest encourages you to come "get your feet wet" in our swim program by trying a FREE class! If we dont meet all of your expectations, theres no commitment. Its that easy!