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Apr 26 Wednesday 6:30 PM Wine Bottle Hummingbird Feeders
Recycle your wine bottle into a hummingbird feeder!
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Apr 27 Thursday 1:00 AM Oak Hickory News
Get the latest news from the Linn County Conservation Board here!
Other Location Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Apr 28 Friday 5:00 PM - 7:00 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
Apr 28 Friday 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Cookies and Bird Canvas
Warren County Conservation will be hosting a local artist for a fun evening of cookies and painting.
Programs Warren Annett Nature Center and Park
Apr 29 Saturday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Webelo Science Day
A fun day to earn badges . . . .
Special Events Floyd Fossil & Prairie Park Preserve and Center
Apr 29 Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Volunteer Work Day
Help us spruce up the trails, gardens, Nature Playscape and grounds this spring. Wear sturdy shoes and bring work gloves. Pre-registration is appreciated.
Special Events Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
Apr 29 Saturday 9:30 AM Beavers on Buck Creek
Get a chance to explore private land, owned and managed by Friends member Dave Gossman. This property is loaded with flora and fauna coming back to life after a long winter.
Other Location Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Apr 29 Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Wildflower Hike
Hike through the woods to view and identify the dazzling display of spring wildflowers.
Programs Polk Thomas Mitchell Park
May 2 Tuesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM OWLS Event: Forage and Float
Expand your edible plant knowledge with a hike and help collect for lunch. Paddle Catfish Creek and return to a foraged feast, ready to taste.
Other Location Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
May 2 Tuesday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM O.W.L.S. Older Wiser Livelier Seniors - Our State Fair is a Great State Fair
Our State Fair – Iowa’s Blue Ribbon Story is the book that chronicles 150 years of Iowans who have collectively made up our unique August experience.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
May 2 Tuesday 7:00 PM Planting and Maintaining a Pollinator Garden
Do you want to plant a garden that will benefit the pollinators in your area? Learn how!
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
May 4 Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Mother's Day Stepping Stones
Make a heart shaped stepping stone for Mother's Day.
Special Events Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
May 5 Friday 7:30 PM On Golden Pond
Attend a Projects of HOPE Night, the LAMB Theatre production of "On Golden Pond" benefitting the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center's Summer Programming for Youth.
Other Location Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
May 6 Saturday 9:00 AM Mushroom Ramble
Learn about local mushrooms and how to hunt them, then go on a mushroom hunt in the Wickiup Hill Natural Area!
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
May 7 Sunday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Wildflower & Edible Plant Walk
Take a walk through Hartman Reserve as wildflowers and edible plants cover our woodlands.
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
May 9 Tuesday 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Bowfishing Clinic
Bowfishing is a fun sport that combines the skill of archery and the fun of fishing.
Programs Warren Annett Nature Center and Park
May 11 Thursday 12:00 AM - 11:00 PM Great Give Day
Join thousands in this Annual Day of Giving, hosted by the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque.
Other Location Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
May 11 Thursday 4:30 PM Live Animal Lunchtime
Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center. Come and watch our live animals eat. Learn about their habitat needs and adaptations. Free!
Programs Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
May 12 Friday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Trumpeter Swan Release
DNR Swan Release
Special Events Adams Lake Icaria
May 12 Friday 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Smartphone Geocaching
If you enjoy treasure hunting come and try Geocaching with your smartphone.
Programs Hamilton Briggs Woods Park and Golf Course
May 12 Friday 5:30 PM Beeswax Workshop
Learn more about this natural resource, how honey bees produce it, methods of harvesting and ways it can be used. Participants will have fun making their own candles, salve and lip balm to take home.
Programs Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
May 12 Friday 5:30 PM - 7:30 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
May 12 Friday 7:30 PM Stargazing
View the night sky!
Programs Marshall Green Castle Recreation Area
May 19 Friday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Native Plant for Your Garden
Are you interested in reducing the amount of time spent maintaining your garden?
Programs Warren Annett Nature Center and Park
May 19 Friday 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Catch-n-Croakers
Learn to identify frogs by sight and sound before sloshing into the wetlands to catch these amazing creatures.
Programs Polk Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt

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