Wickiup Hill Learning Center

Start:
RadDatePicker
RadDatePicker
Open the calendar popup.
End:
RadDatePicker
RadDatePicker
Open the calendar popup.
Date / TimeEventCategory
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
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
Jan 26 Sunday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Kayak Safety Practice - Pool Time!
Join us at Bender Pool to work on your kayak skills and safety in the off-season. Work on your strokes, entering and exiting your kayak, or work on your roll if you wish. Helmets are required by those attempting rolls.
Other Location
Feb 9 Sunday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Kayak Safety Practice - Pool Time!
Join us at Bender Pool to work on your kayak skills and safety in the off-season. Work on your strokes, entering and exiting your kayak, or work on your roll if you wish. Helmets are required by those attempting rolls.
Other Location
Feb 10 Monday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EVENT FULL: Almost Full Moon Owl Prowl with Calls
Learn about owls in Iowa from the warmth of the classroom as we build owl calls. We will then head out onto the trails to talk to the owls and attempt to call one in.
Programs
Feb 13 Thursday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Fishing Rod Building Course Series
Custom rod builder Chuck Ungs will lead participants through the process of building a St. Croix / Rod Geeks or Rainshadow spinning rod!
Programs
Feb 23 Sunday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Kayak Safety Practice - Pool Time!
Join us at Bender Pool to work on your kayak skills and safety in the off-season. Work on your strokes, entering and exiting your kayak, or work on your roll if you wish. Helmets are required by those attempting rolls.
Other Location
Mar 3-5 Tuesday 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hunter Education Class Series
This hunter education program introduces students to several life-long skills important for many different types of outdoor recreational opportunities.
Programs
Mar 8 Sunday 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Paddles in the Pool
A course that will cover the basics about kayaking.
Programs
Mar 17 Tuesday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM The Cats of America: Ancient History and Modern Conservation
William R. Clark will provide a talk which starts with a brief overview of the evolution of cats including paleological history of sabertooth cats and cheetahs that once roamed North America.
Programs
Mar 19 Thursday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Little Sprouts: Bobcats!
To go along with our cat themed week at Wickiup Hill, we will explore the world of bobcats and cats all around the world!
Programs
Mar 20 Friday 10:00 AM Disney Nature Series: African Cats
African Cats features the real-life love, humor and determination of the kings of the African savannah!
Special Events
Apr 11 Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 9th Annual Nature Egg Hunt
Get ready for our annual outdoor egg hunt adventure. Challenge your youngsters to find 12 different colored eggs and turn them in for prizes!
Special Events