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Thursday, August 26, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM CDT
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Boerner Botanical Gardens 
9400 Boerner Drive
Hales Corners, WI 53130

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Vanessa Moravec 
Adventures In Lifelong Learning 

8/26/21 Boerner Botanical Gardens Daytrip 

Thursday, August 26, 2021, 10:00 am to 2:30 pm

From 10 to 11:30 am take a docent-led stroll of Boerner Botanical Gardens.  Take a docent-led stroll through colorful and fragrant displays of plants laid out in 12 formal gardens. Also see the Trial Gardens and find over 500 new varieties of plants being tested for their suitability for the Great Lakes Region. Stop at the visitor center to find unique gift items. 

Self-drive to 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI  53130.  Using Google maps Boener is 38 miles/40 minutes from UWP.

From 1 to 2:30 pm: Lunch at Water Street Brewery


Self-drive to 140 West Town Square Way, Oak Creek, WI  53154. Using Google maps Brewery is 9 miles/20 minutes from Boener.


Water Street Brewery Menu

(140 West Town Square Way, Oak Creek, WI  53154)

1. Beet and Arugula Salad: Arugula, mixed greens, whipped goat cheese, beets, asparagus, sweet potato chips, candied pecans, house balsamic vinaigrette, balsamic reduction.


2. California Burger with Fries: WI Cheddar cheese, avocado, roma tomato, lettuce, red onion, on a Sciortino's sesame seed roll.


3. Water Street Brewery Chicken Salad Sandwich with Fries:   Bacon, Monterey Jack Cheese, tomato, and celery on a Sciortino’s sesame seed roll.

 Beverages: Coffee, tea, lemonade, or Soda.

Note: Alcoholic beverages may be purchased separately.

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Questions? Contact Nancy Barda at 414-825-0645 or


Refund policy: refunds will be issued only if the cancellation is received 2 weeks prior to the event deadline stated for each event. 

For cancellations please call the Vanessa at the A.L.L. Office at 262-595-2793. 

If you pay by credit card, your credit card will be refunded.

If you pay by check you will be issued a university refund check.