On Feb. 24 at 2 pm, join the volunteers from the Crossroads Heritage Garden as they watch the Friday Film, From Rutabagas to Roses: Recreating Historical Gardens. Produced by the Wisconsin Historical Society, this film features Marcia Carmichael, Historical Gardens Coordinator, Old World Wisconsin. Learn about the joys and challenges of researching, planting and maintaining historical gardens, with tips on how to succeed. A list of recommended seed and plant sources will be distributed. The screening is free and open to the public.
The trails of Crossroads at Big Creek’s three preserves are always open without charge. On Thursday, Saturdays and Sundays, from 1 to 3:30 pm, Friends of Crossroads and Door County Silent Sports lend ski and snowshoe equipment free of charge, if snow conditions permit. Winter recreation equipment is distributed from the Maintenance Building just east of the Michigan Street Parking Lot. For trail maps, current trail conditions and cancellations, visit crossroadsatbigcreek.org. The Collins Learning Center, located at 2041 Michigan St. just east of the roundabout in Sturgeon Bay, is open 2 to 4 pm daily and during scheduled activities.