Hitchcock Nature Center

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Apr 20 Saturday 9:00 AM Earth Day Championship
Form your team and show Mother Nature some love at this fun for all ages trash pickup challenge.
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Apr 22 Monday 6:00 PM Spring Ephemerals Guided Hike
Enjoy a guided hike down Hitchcock Nature Center's "Moonseed Trail" as we look for early blooming spring flowers.
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Apr 23 Tuesday 6:30 PM Map & Compass
Learn to navigate by map & compass in this hands-on, two session program.
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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.
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May 4 Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Mystery Cache
Find the clues & solve the riddles to make your way through this technological scavenger hunt!
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May 9 Thursday 7:30 AM Guided Birding Hike
Join birding expert & Pheasants Forever biologist Nic Salick for a guided birding hike at Hitchcock Nature Center.
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May 11 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”.
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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”.
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May 11 Saturday 2:30 PM Knee High Naturalists
Perfect for our youngest learners this new program series will focus on hands on nature learning.
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May 11 Saturday 4:00 PM Nature Club
Join our Nature Club! Go adventuring to discover a whole new world at Hitchcock Nature Center.
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May 11 Saturday 4:00 PM 2019 Speaker Series: Today's Office
Join us for the first speaker event of 2019 as we welcome Sharon Stiteler, aka "The Birdchick".
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May 17 Friday 8:00 PM Night Out With Nightjars
Join birding expert & Pheasants Forever biologist Nic Salick and learn more about the elusive nightjar.
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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.
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May 24 Friday 6:00 PM McIntosh Cemetery Guided Hike
Enjoy a guided hike in Iowa's Loess Hills & visit the McIntosh Pioneer Cemetery to view unique plant life.
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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.
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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.
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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”.
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Jun 8 Saturday 2:30 PM Knee High Naturalists
Perfect for our youngest learners this new program series will focus on hands on nature learning.
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Jun 8 Saturday 4:00 PM Nature Club
Join our Nature Club! Go adventuring to discover a whole new world at Hitchcock Nature Center.
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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
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
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
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
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
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.
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