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Mar 19 Tuesday 12:00 PM OWLS: Vegetation Invasion
Seniors age 55+ are invited to join us for a lunchtime learning session at Hitchcock Nature Center.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Mar 23 Saturday 8:00 AM Pottawattamie County Almanac: Full Season Series
Experience a new side to nature at Hitchcock Nature Center as we combine nature, art, and exploration in our adult education series, “A Pottawattamie County Almanac”.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Apr 2 Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Homeschool in the Hills: Meteorology - Morning Session
Explore the science of meteorology during our morning session of Homeschool in the Hills: Meteorology.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Apr 2 Tuesday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Homeschool in the Hills: Meteorology - Afternoon Session
Explore the science of meteorology during our afternoon session of Homeschool in the Hills: Meteorology.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Apr 6 Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Bird Banding Demonstration
Get a birds-eye view during this live songbird banding demonstration.
Special Events Hitchcock Nature Center
Apr 6 Saturday 12:00 PM Hitchcock Oak Inventory Project: Training Session 1
Join us at Hitchcock Nature Center to be a part of a new volunteer project aimed at understanding and alleviating the effects of disease on area oak trees.
Special Events Hitchcock Nature Center
Apr 13 Saturday 8:00 AM Pottawattamie County Almanac: The Mighty Bur Oak
Experience a new side to nature at Hitchcock Nature Center as we combine nature, art, and exploration in our adult education series, “A Pottawattamie County Almanac”.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Apr 16 Tuesday 12:00 PM OWLS: Symbiosis
Seniors age 55+ are invited to join us for a lunchtime learning session at Hitchcock Nature Center.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Apr 17 Wednesday 7:00 PM Guided Birding Hike
Hit the trails on this special birding hike & tune in to the twilight activity of area birds at Hitchcock Nature Center. Listen to evening calls and watch for evening avian activity as the sun goes down.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Apr 20 Saturday 1:00 PM Earth Day Championship
Form your team and show Mother Nature some love at this fun for all ages trash pickup challenge.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Apr 23 Tuesday 6:30 PM Map & Compass
Learn to navigate by map & compass in this hands-on, two session program.
Special Events Hitchcock Nature Center
Apr 27 Saturday 10:00 AM Native Earth Skills: Spring Herb & Tree Walk
Join Dustin Clayton on a guided hike through the Loess Hills at Hitchcock Nature Center as you look for signs of spring.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
May 8 Wednesday 7:30 AM Guided Birding Hike
Join birding expert & Pheasants Forever biologist Nic Salick for a guided birding hike at Hitchcock Nature Center.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
May 11 Saturday 8:00 AM Pottawattamie County Almanac: Morels, Fungi & Lichens
Experience a new side to nature at Hitchcock Nature Center as we combine nature, art, and exploration in our adult education series, “A Pottawattamie County Almanac”.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
May 21 Tuesday 7:00 PM May Hitch Hike
Enjoy a guided hike through a section of the Loess Hills not normally open to the public and learn more about the plants, animals, and history of the prairie.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 4 Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Homeschool in the Hills: Ornithology - Morning Session
Learning takes flight at our morning session of Homeschool in the Hills: Ornithology as you learn about the birds of Iowa.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 4 Tuesday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Homeschool in the Hills: Ornithology - Afternoon Session
Learning takes flight at our afternoon session of Homeschool in the Hills: Ornithology as you learn about the birds of Iowa.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 8 Saturday 8:00 AM Pottawattamie County Almanac: Loess Hills Limnology
Experience a new side to nature at Hitchcock Nature Center as we combine nature, art, and exploration in our adult education series, “A Pottawattamie County Almanac”.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 10 Monday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM KinderNature Camp: Muddalicious
Our youngest campers walk on the wild side during this fun series of nature camps.
Youth Camps Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 11 Tuesday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM KinderNature Camp: Shells, Scales, & Turtle Tales
Our youngest campers walk on the wild side during this fun series of nature camps.
Youth Camps Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 11-13 Tuesday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Helping Hands Camp
This all ages camp is designed for children with special needs & is sure to bring out the nature lover in everyone.
Youth Camps Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 12 Wednesday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM KinderNature Camp: Curious Coyotes
Our youngest campers walk on the wild side during this fun series of nature camps.
Youth Camps Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 13 Thursday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM KinderNature Camp: Tree-Rific Trackers
Our youngest campers walk on the wild side during this fun series of nature camps.
Youth Camps Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 14 Friday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM KinderNature Camp: Bodacious Bugs
Our youngest campers walk on the wild side during this fun series of nature camps.
Youth Camps Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 18 Tuesday 7:00 AM June Hitch Hike
Take a closer look at some of Hitchcock's best prairie remnants as you are guided along Badger Ridge. Discover purple coneflowers and other early summer wildflowers during this guided hike.
Programs Hitchcock Nature Center