SOMERS — The Friends of the Library at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside look at the future of two important local waterways during the organization’s first spring semester program. The presentation “Root-Pike Watershed Initiative Network: An Overview of the Programs and other Initiatives of Root-Pike WIN” with executive director Susan Greenfield is at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, in Overlook Lounge on the second floor of the UW-Parkside library, 900 Wood Road.
Root-Pike WIN is dedi cated to protecting, restoring, and sustaining ecosys tems in the watersheds adjacent to Lake Michigan through funding and facilitation of locally initiated projects.
Future Friends of the UW-Parkside Library programs feature the presentation “Zofia and Stefan Korbonski: An engrossing story of two important World War II political exiles” with Dr. Anna Mazurkiewicz, Thursday, March 7. The series concludes with “Reflecting on the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1863” presented by UW-Parkside History Professor and presidential scholar Sandra Moats Thursday, April 11.
All programs are free and are held in the UW-Parkside Library. For more information, call (262) 595-2356.