Chat & Explore: Sap to Syrup

Using MPM's Distance Learning Technology, students will interact with a naturalist educator from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Learn how people discovered the process of making syrup and sugar from sap, how to identify trees for tapping, view tools for tapping trees and understand the sap to syrup process the old fashioned way.

Milwaukee Public Library: Big Read

In the Time of the Butterflies introduces you to the Mirabal sisters, and the Milwaukee Public Museum can help you explore their namesake! Learn about the incredible ways butterflies are adapted to their environments, and discover secrets about their wings. Finally, delve into native butterfly species of the Dominican Republic, getting up close and personal with some of MPM’s mounted specimens.