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Greg Armstrong

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Greg Armstrong, director of land management and environmental education
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Greg Armstrong serves as director of land management and environmental education at Holy Wisdom Monastery, a role he has filled since 2014. Previously he assisted in the successful Wisdom Prairie Project, an effort to raise $1.9 million to acquire and restore 53 acres of farmland into native prairie and oak savanna. Greg came out of retirement to work at Holy Wisdom Monastery after working as the executive director at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum for 21 years. Greg is a native of Cooksville, Wisconsin.

October 2019

Wisdom Prairie Workday

October 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Holy Wisdom Monastery, 4200 County Road M
Middleton, WI 53562 United States

Volunteer on the land and help preserve and protect this important area on the north shore of Lake Mendota. Work outside with old friends, meet new people and have fun. Join the party! Meet at the monastery building entrance at 9:00 am and come prepared to work outside. Wear sturdy shoes, long pants a hat and gloves. We will work until noon, but will take a break mid-morning with a snack and conversation. Bring your friends! Please note, we will have 3 workdays…

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Grounds Tour: Autumn Color Tour

October 13 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Holy Wisdom Monastery, 4200 County Road M
Middleton, WI 53562 United States
Free

This tour of Holy Wisdom Monastery lands in the autumn will give us a chance to enjoy the brilliant colors of trees and the many vivid colors of the prairie flowers. Naturalist Sylvia Marek and Greg Armstrong lead the tour. No registration necessary, just come and bring your friends!

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