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Apr 1 Saturday 1:00 PM Birdapalooza
Come enjoy an afternoon all about birds! Go on a guided birding hike, meet a live raptor, create a bird feeding treat and crafts, play some games, and then participate in the Iowa Bird of Mouth project to write a publish a poem!
Programs Story McFarland Park
Apr 4 Tuesday 11:00 AM O.W.L.S. (Older, Wiser, Livelier, Seniors): African Wildlife Adventure
This presentation will feature the wildlife of Africa as seen through the lens of Jim Pease.
Programs Story McFarland Park
Apr 15 Saturday 10:00 AM Geocache Egg Hunt
Your family will love this new-age way of hunting eggs. Join Naturalist Jess Lancial to learn how to use a GPS, then go search the woods to find the Conservation Bunny’s nests of hidden treasures!
Programs Story McFarland Park
Apr 22 Saturday 7:00 AM Breakfast with the Birds
Enjoy a quiet morning of food and fun at McFarland park. Join Naturalist Heather Hucka for birding basics and a hike to look for some of Iowa’s fine feathered friends.
Programs Story McFarland Park
Apr 22 Saturday 10:00 AM Spring Wildflower Hike
Come hike through Robison Wildlife Acres. The beautiful woodland wildflowers are some of the best of all of Story County Conservation’s areas
Programs Story Robison Wildlife Acres
Apr 29 Saturday 1:00 PM Trail Enhancement and Management (TEAM) Day
Be a part of our TEAM (Trail Enhancement and Management) and help make improvements to county trail systems.
Programs Story Robison Wildlife Acres
May 2 Tuesday 11:00 AM O.W.L.S. (Older, Wiser, Livelier, Seniors): Unconditional Surrender: A Visit with Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant comes to life in this informative, humorous, and touching portrayal.
Programs Story McFarland Park
May 6 Saturday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Fly Tying and Casting Class
Explore all aspects of the sport with hands-on activities including tying flies, casting a fly rod, and hopefully catching the big one! You will be tying a Woolly Bugger and Clouser Minnow.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
May 7 Sunday 2:00 PM Partners Spring Festival
The annual Partners Spring Festival isn’t far away! Mark your calendars now and celebrate the great outdoors and additions to McFarland Park.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
May 11 Thursday Master River Stewards Program
Join the Master River Stewards Program! Gain skills to paddle and navigate rivers, restore aquatic habitat, improve water quality, and understand policies related to floodplains, river protection, and restoration.
Programs Story McFarland Park
May 19 Friday 2017 Nature Camp T-shirt - XS - Youth Extra Small
Order your 2017 Nature Camp T-Shirt in a children's size extra-small (XS) today! T-Shirts will be teal with brown lettering.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
May 19 Friday 2017 Nature Camp T-shirt - S - Youth Small
Order your 2017 Nature Camp T-Shirt in youth size small (S) today! T-Shirts will be teal with brown lettering. Registration closes Friday, May 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
May 19 Friday 2017 Nature Camp T-shirt - M - Youth Medium
Order your 2017 Nature Camp T-Shirt in youth size medium (M) today! T-Shirts will be teal with brown lettering. Registration closes Friday, May 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
May 19 Friday 2017 Nature Camp T-shirt - L - Youth Large
Order your 2017 Nature Camp T-Shirt in youth size large (L) today! T-Shirts will be teal with brown lettering. Registration closes Friday, May 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
May 19 Friday 2017 Nature Camp T-shirt - XL - Youth Extra Large
Order your 2017 Nature Camp T-Shirt in youth size extra-large (XL) today! T-Shirts will be teal with brown lettering. Registration closes Friday, May 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
May 19 Friday 2017 Nature Camp T-shirt – AS - Adult Small
Order your 2017 Nature Camp T-Shirt in adult size small (AS) today! T-Shirts will be teal with brown lettering. Registration closes Friday, May 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
May 19 Friday 2017 Nature Camp T-shirt – AM - Adult Medium
Order your 2017 Nature Camp T-Shirt in adult size medium (AM) today! T-Shirts will be teal with brown lettering. Registration closes Friday, May 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
May 19 Friday 2017 Nature Camp T-shirt – AL - Adult Large
Order your 2017 Nature Camp T-Shirt in adult size large (AL) today! T-Shirts will be teal with brown lettering. Registration closes Friday, May 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
May 20 Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Trail Enhancement and Management (TEAM) Day
Be a part of our TEAM (Trail Enhancement and Management) and help make improvements to county trail systems. We will be working on gate installation and trail grubbing. Please meet at Pleasant Valley Church (56971 170th Street, Ames).
Special Events Story Bear Creek
May 25 Thursday 7:00 PM Evening Prairie Walk
Join Lloyd Crim at monthly prairie walks at the largest prairie remnant in Story County. See rare prairie flora that changes each month and learn the history of central Iowa prairies from a prairie enthusiast.
Special Events Story Doolittle Prairie
Jun 2 Friday 8:45 PM - 10:15 PM Evening Exploration
Discover the mysteries of the dark at the park! Follow us on a journey to understand just what it takes to be a creature of the night. Test your senses and try your hand at talking with the owls.
Special Events Story McFarland Park
Jun 8 Thursday FLOAT I (youth completing grades 3 or 4 spring 2017)
This two-day camp is for youth completing grades 3 or 4 spring 2017. Fun-Loving Outdoor Adventure Team (FLOAT) I teaches campers basic outdoor skills while preparing for the higher level FLOAT camps.
Youth Camps Story McFarland Park
Jun 10 Saturday 9:00 AM Trail Enhancement and Management (TEAM) Day
Be a part of our TEAM (Trail Enhancement and Management) and help make improvements to county trail systems. We will be clearing trails and removing vegetation at Soper's Mill.
Special Events Story Soper's Mill
Jun 12 Monday Frogs Nature Camp A - mornings (youth completing kindergarten spring 2017)
Children discover what makes a habitat through exploration, games, and song. Campers connect to the world around them by investigating the five basic needs of all living things.
Youth Camps Story McFarland Park
Jun 12 Monday Frogs Nature Camp A - afternoons (youth completing kindergarten spring 2017)
Children discover what makes a habitat through exploration, games, and song. Campers connect to the world around them by investigating the five basic needs of all living things.
Youth Camps Story McFarland Park

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