Become a Member

Friends of Wehr  is a 501(c)3 dedicated to supporting the educational and interpretive efforts of Wehr Nature Center. We depend on memberships, both new and renewed, to support the programming and facilities of Wehr Nature Center.

Friends of Wehr provides funding for:

  • Program materials & support for over 20,000 children per year
  • Maintenance of over 5 miles of hiking trails
  • Exhibits enjoyed by over 60,000 people per year
  • Annual Events such as Cider Sunday, Halloween Haunts and Maple Sugar Days
  • Natural areas management
  • Summer intern program
  • Volunteer training and recognition
  • Building enhancements such as front entry renovations and energy efficient windows

General Membership Benefits

  • Free Parking
  • Unlimited admission to the Nature Center
  • 10% Nature Store Discount
  • Quarterly Newsletter – Wehr Words
  • Reduced Fees on Select Events/Programs
  • Free Admission – Cider Sunday
  • Advanced Registration – Halloween Haunts

The Supporting, Sustaining and Benefactor levels will also include:

  • Guest Parking Passes (Supporting get two passes, Sustaining get four passes and Benefactor get six passes)
  • Advanced registration on special events
  • Invitation-only hikes led by a naturalist
  • Recognition in the Annual Report
  • Eligibility for electronic monthly payments

Become a Member

Memberships run for the calendar year from January – December.

Join or Renew Online:


Phone:  call Wehr Nature Center at 414-425-8550

In Person:  come in 8:30 am to 4:00 pm 7 days a week except major holidays