Hoo's Woods
Raptor Center

We help birds of prey through education, rehabilitation and conservation  

P.O. Box 21, Milton WI 53563


"Wings and Wine" Saturday August 24th


4:00 - 7:00 pm 

Cost: $30.00 in advance

          $35.00 at the door 

 Children 12 and under $10.00 at the door. ages 3 and under free  


Location: Tallgrass Prairies, 3129 N. County Rd. N.,  Milton WI 


This year Hoo’s Woods “Wings and Wine,” will be at the beautiful Tallgrass Prairie, 3129 E.County Rd N, Milton WI Saturday August 24th from 4-7:00 pm. This is our biggest annual fundraising event.  Tickets $30.00 in at Paypal https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=XR9QED8TVSP68 or www.hooswoods.org, $35.00 at the door. Will call at the door. Children 12 and under $10 at the door

Try a new experience with nature; Take a Wine Walk on the Prairie and meet some of our beautiful education raptors including our bald eagle Victor E., peregrine falcon Catelyn, screech owls Bill and Ted, Oakley Spectacled owl Oakley and others. Enjoy the breathtaking prairie in full bloom with  wine tasting by local wineries Northleaf Winery and Timber Hill Winery. Several short raptor programs will be given throughout the evening, and a Bald Eagle release.  Music by Steve McClanahan, silent auction and food trucks to include  Route 26 burgers and Smokin’ Bones BBQ. Proceeds to help us continue our important work in raptor education and rescue.

A heartfelt thank you to Meg and Peter Layton owners of Tallgrass for hosting this event and to our corporate sponsors: Blackhawk Community Credit Union, Blackhawk Bank of Janesville, First Citizens Bank of Whitewater, and Best Events. 

Programs and Events 2019

Calendar of Public Programs


Saturday August 31st   9am-noon Fort Atkinson Farmer's Market

Tuesday September 24th  7pm Lakeland Audubon  Williams Bay

Please check back for updates. Private programs such as schools, clubs are not listed. 

"Hush" Barn Owl

Our Mission

Hoo's Woods, founded in 1998, is a non-profit 501 (C)(3) raptor education and rehabilitation center located near Milton, in Southern Wisconsin.  Our mission is to inform and educate through the schools, scouts, community organizations, and general public regarding wildlife and habitat. We rescue and rehabilitate birds of prey.    


Interested in attending or scheduling a live raptor education program? Click here to learn more. You may also contact Dianne at 608-883-2795, email at falco5@ticon.net, or download one of our brochures. 

Our Sponsors

Thank you to the following foundations and corporations for their support! 

Vitech Int'l, We Energies Foundation, Antonia Foundation, Tallgrass Prairies, Inc., American Family Colleen Frentzel Agency, Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin, Ecolab Foundation, MGE Foundation , Blackhawk Community Credit Union, Shackelford Family Foundation, Hang Glide Wisconsin 

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We are dedicated to the rehabilitation, education and conservation of birds of prey. Your donation matters. 

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