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Jun 24 Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Pond Study
Come discover what creatures live in and around a pond.
Programs Polk Fort Des Moines Park
Jun 24 Saturday 2:30 PM "Do You Want to Be An Insect" Hike
Come check it out and see what it is like to be an insect. From where they live, hide, eat, lay eggs, and much more. This hike will be lead by Dordt professor, Jeremy Hummel. Starting at 2:30 pm on June 24. Cancelled if raining.
Programs Sioux Oak Grove Big Sioux Park
Jun 26-29 Monday 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Water Wonders Camp - FULL
Come and get your feet wet as we discover all we can about water. We’ll compare ponds, rivers, lakes, and wetlands plus the animals that live in them.
Youth Camps Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jun 26-30 Monday 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Day Camp - Those Amazing Animals!
Children entering the third and fourth grades will enjoy a variety of educational outdoor activities at our day camp.
Youth Camps Cerro Gordo Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
Jun 26 Monday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Summer Skills - Geocaching
Geocaching – Geocaching is a high tech scavenger hunt using GPS. Come learn the basics and try finding several geocaches hidden just for you.
Programs Polk Thomas Mitchell Park
Jun 27-29 Tuesday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Camp is FULL Hunger Games Survival Camp FULL
Camp is FULL. If you love the books/movies, then you’ll love this camp! Learn how to survive like Peeta and Katniss as we train you for your game day.
Youth Camps Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Jun 27 Tuesday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Underground Treasures- Age 7-9- June 27 & 28, 2017- 9 am- 2 pm
Underground Treasures- Age 7-9- June 27 & 28, 2017- 9 am- 2 pm
Youth Camps Sioux Oak Grove Big Sioux Park
Jun 27 Tuesday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Summer Skills - Geocaching
Geocaching – Geocaching is a high tech scavenger hunt using GPS. Come learn the basics and try finding several geocaches hidden just for you.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
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
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 4 Tuesday Kids Fishing Derby
Celebrate the Fourth with a Kids Fishing Derby!
Special Events Linn Pinicon Ridge Park
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 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 3:00 PM Buy Two Nights, Get One Free Camping
Free camping voucher when you pay for two nights!
Special Events Des Moines Big Hollow Recreation Area
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

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