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Jan 20 Monday 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM Winter FUN Day
This fun day is being planned for those children that don't have school on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Children in grades 2nd - 5th are welcome. Everyone must bring their own lunch, drinks,old t-shirt, pillow/blanket and winter gear.
Youth Camps Ingawanis Woodland
Jan 20 Monday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM OWLS - Winter Tree
OWLS programs are for adults and get people outside exploring the county and surrounding area!
Programs Fontana Park
Jan 20 Monday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Cabin Fever Day: Twining
Get out of the house on this no-school day and learn to twine.
Programs Hurstville Interpretive Center
Jan 20 Monday 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Get Nutty with Squirrels
Celebrate National Squirrel Appreciation Day a day early with some fun squirrely activities at the nature center.
Programs Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jan 20 Monday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Critter Club
Come visit Jester Park Nature Center’s resident turtles, snakes, and salamanders to learn about these misunderstood animals. You may even get to touch a turtle or snake.
Programs Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jan 20 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM AmeriCorps Service Day
Join AmeriCorps member Olivia Parks as she gives back to the community by building bluebird boxes.
Other Location Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
Jan 20 Monday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EVENT FULL: Owl Hike
“Whooooo cooks for you – whooooo cooks for you all?” While we may not answer the barred owls question this evening, we hope to answer some of yours about these local residents.
Programs Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Jan 21 Tuesday 9:30 AM Knee High Naturalist - Hibernation
Join the Tama County Naturalist and learn all about hibernation and how animals hibernate.
Programs Otter Creek Lake & Park
Jan 21 Tuesday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Animal Encounter
Animal Encounter ~ 11 AM ~ Rock Creek ~ Kids meet a different animal each week.
Programs Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Jan 21 Tuesday 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Ice Fishing Rod Building Workshop
Build your own, unique ice fishing rod for only $30!
Special Events Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Jan 21 Tuesday 6:00 PM Basket Making
Make a heart shaped basket for Valentines Day!
Special Events Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Jan 21 Tuesday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Acrylic Pour - The Scrape
Create a one of piece masterpiece!
Programs GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
Jan 21 Tuesday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Women in the Woods with Wine - Winter Hideaway
Learn the different strategies animals use to survive the long, cold, and dark winter. Wear comfortable boots and warm clothing for taking a short hike. If weather permits, we will venture out on snowshoes. T
Programs Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jan 23 Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Old Fashioned Toys
Old Fashioned Toys ~ 10:30 AM ~ Rock Creek ~ Check out our pioneer and old time games and puzzles!
Programs Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Jan 23 Thursday 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Winter Hikes - West Peterson Park
Winter Hikes
Other Location Peterson Park
Jan 23 Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Introduction to Ice Fishing 101
Ice Fishing for all ages! Bring your Ice Fishing Pole along with your fishing licence and meet us at the Hickory Cabin.
Special Events Briggs Woods Park and Golf Course
Jan 23 Thursday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Painting Class with “Fresh Paint”
Personalize your camper scene! with step-by-step painting instructions. All materials supplied!
Programs Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Jan 23 Thursday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Acrylic Pour - The Scrape
Create a one of a kind masterpiece.
Programs GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
Jan 24 Friday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Little Sprouts: Jack Frost Painting
We will talk about the science behind the frost, read a story and make a special painting!
Programs Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Jan 24 Friday 1:00 PM Live Birds of Prey
Join our naturalist for this encounter with a Live Red-tailed Hawk and a Live Barred Owl. We will also discuss Iowa's Bald Eagles
Programs Other Location
Jan 24 Friday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Live Birds of Prey
Join our naturalist an encounter with a Live Red-tailed Hawk and Barred Owl. We will also discuss Bald Eagles.
Programs Other Location
Jan 24 Friday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Owl Prowl
After a brief discussion around the campfire about these flying predators of the night, we’ll go for a hike and learn how to call three different species of owls.
Programs Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jan 24 Friday 6:00 PM Owl Prowl
Owl Prowl Friday, January 24th, 6:00pm Osborne Nature Center
Programs Osborne Park
Jan 25 Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Animal Architects
Animal Architects
Programs McFarland Park
Jan 25 Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Cross Country Ski Basics
Learn the basics of cross-country skiing and practice your skills on the trails. We will review proper clothing, equipment, and skiing techniques before going outside to ski.
Programs Jester, Lewis A., Park