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Weekend events celebrate Aldo Leopold

Two events this weekend celebrate the work and life of Aldo Leopold:

Saturday Science Program, Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, 10 am to noon, First Saturdays of the Month. March 2, Come Celebrate Naturalist Aldo Leopold.

Madison Reads Leopold. Saturday March 2nd, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM, UW Arboretum Visitor Center.  Free public reading from A Sand County Almanac and other works by Aldo Leopold.  Celebrities and citizens will take turns sharing Leopold’s timeless, inspiring words about humans’ relationship to the land community.  Special musical interlude at 1:00 PM with Tim Southwick Johnson, singer-songwriter, who has recorded an album of songs inspired by Leopold.  Listeners may drop in and out at any time; a detailed schedule of readers and essays will be posted at two weeks before the event.  For more information:  608-263-7888 or