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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 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 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Willow Lake Outdoor Day
Try something new!
Special Events Harrison Willow Lake Recreation Area
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 10 Wednesday 7:00 PM Dragonflies - Flying Jewels
The Lime Creek Nature Center and North Iowa Nature Club present dragonfly expert Steve Hummel.
Programs Cerro Gordo Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
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 7:30 PM Stargazing
View the night sky!
Programs Marshall Green Castle Recreation Area
May 15 Monday 7:00 PM Save The Last Dance - Wildlife Photographer Noppadol Paothong
Award-winning photographer Noppadol Paothong will provide a presentation about his work with grassland grouse and their fragile habitats.
Programs Cerro Gordo Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation 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
May 20 Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM FWCC Native Plant Sale
Spruce up your landscaping with some native plants.
Programs Warren Annett Nature Center and Park
May 20 Saturday 10:00 AM Honeybees in Iowa
The 2017 Iowa Honey Queen, Carly Raye Vannoy, will be sharing about honeybees, honey, beekeeping, and beyond during her presentation.
Programs Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
May 21 Sunday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM FWCC Native Plant Sale
Spruce up your landscaping with some native plants.
Programs Warren Annett Nature Center and Park
May 25 Thursday 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Naturally Artistic - Silk Painting
Learn the art of silk painting.
Special Events Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
May 27 Saturday 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM 5K Fun Run/Walk
Walk the trails at Lake Icaria for a great cause!
Special Events Adams Lake Icaria
May 27 Saturday 9:00 AM Youth Fishing Clinic
Youth Fishing Clinic cosponsored by the North Linn Fish and Game Club
Programs Linn Pinicon Ridge Park
May 27 Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Youth Fishing Clinic (12 and under)
Register at Bobbers Down Marina by 10:00AM. Open to ages 12 and under.
Special Events Adams Lake Icaria
May 27 Saturday 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Music in the Park Four Mile Creek Band
The Four Mile Creek Band plays a variety of acoustic music including traditional bluegrass, contemporary bluegrass sounds and old time country and gospel.
Special Events Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
May 30 Tuesday 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Blank Park Zoo Program
Join the Blank Park Zoo for a show and tell presentation featuring mystery live animals.
Programs Warren Annett Nature Center and Park
Jun 2-4 Friday Iowa Free Fishing Days
FISH FREE
Special Events Adams Lake Icaria
Jun 2 Friday 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Dragons in Polk County
We have dragons living in Polk County; dragonflies and damselflies that is. Come learn how these magnificent aerialists spend most of their day hovering, diving, flying backwards and upside down.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jun 3 Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Pollinators
If you are between the ages of 6 -15 and enjoy fishing come on out to Gustafson Lake – Gabrielson Park on Saturday, June 3rd for the annual Buena Vista County Conservation fishing derby.
Special Events Buena Vista Gabrielson Park - Gustafson Lake
Jun 3 Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Kid's Fishing Day
Catch a fish!
Programs Harrison Willow Lake Recreation Area

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