There can be no doubt that a society rooted in the soil is more stable than one rooted in pavements.
— Aldo Leopold
There are assorted events all over Wisconsin, including "Reading Leopold," wherein whole communities gather to read the great man's words. But if readings are the most widespread of Leopold Weekend activities, New London's "Leopold Bench Building Workshop" definitely sounds like the most fun. His bench is ubiquitous; being simple to make as well as comfortable to sit upon.