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Jun 28-30 Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Harry Potter Camp: Ages 10-15
For ages 10-15 years old. We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted at Hartman School of Magic. In honor of the defeat of “You-Know-Who”, Hartman Reserve will be teaching courses that highlight the magic of nature.
Youth Camps Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Jun 28 Wednesday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Woodcarving for Kids
Introduce children to a hobby that lasts a lifetime - woodcarving.
Youth Camps Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Jun 28 Wednesday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Natures Playdates - Life in a Pond
Explore, discover and play in your local parks with a Polk County Naturalist. Meet families interested in getting their children outdoors for natural play and discovery.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jun 28 Wednesday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Summer Skills - Survival Hike
Survival Hike - Learn how to build a shelter, start a fire and even what types of plants are edible.
Programs Polk Thomas Mitchell Park
Jun 29 Thursday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Budding Naturalist- Age 3 & 4- June 29, 2017- 8:30 am- noon
Budding Naturalist- Age 3 & 4- June 29, 2017- 8:30 am- noon
Youth Camps Sioux Oak Grove Big Sioux Park
Jun 29 Thursday 9:00 AM Kids Day at the Linn County Fair
Visit the Wickiup Hill Booth at the Linn County Fair!
Other Location Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Jun 29 Thursday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Princess Adventures
Do you know a little girl who loves princesses? Want to encourage her to dress up AND have fun exploring the outdoors at the same time?
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jun 29 Thursday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Summer Skills - Survival Hike
Survival Hike - Learn how to build a shelter, start a fire and even what types of plants are edible.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jun 30 Friday 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Froggin' Fun
Did you know that one Iowa frog sounds like two marbles clicking together? Learn these and other froggy facts during an evening outdoors!
Programs Johnson Conservation Education Center - F.W. Kent Park
Jul 1 Saturday 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Music in the Park - Tropical Steel
This Caribbean Steel Band has been performing their “sweet island sounds” since 1997
Special Events Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jul 2 Sunday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Sand Volleyball Tournament
Sign up your team for a fun day of Sand Volleyball!
Special Events Adams Lake Icaria
Jul 3 Monday 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM Fireworks
Planning our best fireworks show ever!
Special Events Adams Lake Icaria
Jul 5 Wednesday Have Nature, Will Travel
Join us at a park in your area!!!
Programs Plymouth Hillview Recreation Area
Jul 5-7 Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Camo Camp: Ages 8-12
For ages 8-12 years old. Stealth, Patience, Perspective, Courage - All the things campers will utilize to immerse themselves in the art and game of camouflage.
Youth Camps Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Jul 5 Wednesday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Natue Story Hour
Books come to life at the Nature Center!
Programs Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
Jul 5 Wednesday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Nature's Story Hour - Gaints of the Prairie
Bring your picnic lunch, blanket and family for an hour of nature stories and activities with a PCC Naturalist. This family friendly program is free and all ages are welcome.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jul 6 Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Native American Skills Day Camp
Step back in time to learn Native American skills!
Youth Camps Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Jul 6 Thursday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Underground Treasures- Ages 7-9- July 6 & 7, 2017- 9 am- 2 pm
Underground Treasures- Ages 7-9- July 6 & 7, 2017- 9 am- 2 pm
Youth Camps Sioux Oak Grove Big Sioux Park
Jul 6 Thursday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Naturally Artistic - Glass Painting
Learn basic techniques of how to paint on glass.
Special Events Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
Jul 7 Friday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM FULL What's all the BUZZZZZZ about? FULL
This camp is full. Find out how these amazing creatures play a huge role in nature!
Youth Camps Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Jul 7 Friday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Paddle in the Park
Mark your calendars! Meet at the boat ramp on the south side of Big Woods Lake. $5/kayak $10/canoe.
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Jul 7 Friday 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Fireflies by Firelight
Bring the kids out for night of catching (and releasing) fireflies while enjoying a roasted marshmallow over a fire.
Special Events Polk Thomas Mitchell Park
Jul 7 Friday 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Glow-in-the-Dark Geocaching
This event is in partnership with Warren County Conservation and Indianola Parks & Recreation. Come learn about geocaching and search for glow-in-the-dark objects with a GPS unit.
Special Events Warren Annett Nature Center and Park
Jul 8 Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Family Fishing Clinic- Rivers Bend Campground
Family Fishing Clinic- Rivers Bend Campground-Rock Valley- July 8- 9 am- 11:30 pm
Special Events Sioux Oak Grove Big Sioux Park
Jul 8 Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Wild for Wildlife
Join a naturalist for a hike to look for clues from animals that might call Thomas Mitchell Park their home.
Programs Polk Thomas Mitchell Park

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