Demonstrations and Fun
The Lupine Junefest Committee strives to find interesting groups and people to share their information or their talents with our attendees. As we receive each new commitment, we will try to post them on this page so that you are sure to make plans to visit each info or demo booth that interests you! Check back often to see 'what's new' !
Mercer Bird Festival
MERCER IS NOW AN OFFICIAL BIRD CITY in WISCONSIN! And the 4th Annual Mercer Bird Festival will be taking place alongside Lupine Junefest!
Activities occurring between 7:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.will include:
- Bird Watching Tours
- Nature Hikes
- Bird Banding Demos
- Live Bird Displays & Programs
- Bird House Building
- EAGLE BANDING TRIP!
Due to limited space, pre-registration is required. Registraion fee is $10.00 and includes all bird events except Eagle Banding. Kids under 12 are FREE! Register at the Mercer Chamber of Commerce or online.
Kit Bogenschneider, leader and organizer of the popular Loony Paddlers kayaking group will be on hand to talk to you about kayak safety beyond the life jacket... and all things paddling! Be there at 10:00 a.m. and 11:00a.m. for Kit's presentation.
North Lakeland Discovery Center
The Discovery Center from Manitowish Waters will be attending with some fun kid's activities.
Ask A Master Gardener!
Our local Iron County Extension Office is providing a master gardener to answer all your "dirty" gardening questions! If you have a question about weeds, bugs or other pests in your garden or would like to discuss other gardening questions stop by! What an opportunity to solve your 'growing' problems!
Wild Instincts Wildlife Rehab
We are extremely excited to announce that Wild Instincts Wildlife Rehab from Rhinelander, winner of the Jefferson Award, will be joining us with demonstrations, information and animal or bird guests! The kids will NOT want to miss this!
The Blender Bike
The Blender Bike will be back this year. Check out what you can accomplish with your own pedal power. The kids love this!.
UW Extension - Iron County
The Iron County, University of Wisconsin Extension Office Staff will be on hand to talk about the services they provide the county.
Woods and Blooms Garden Club
Run For a Vet