Earth Day Championship

Hitchcock Nature Center, Pottawattamie County

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Pre-registration for this event is closed. Walk in spaces will be available the morning of the event. Please arrive a few minutes early to check in.  


Hit the trails and show Mother Nature some love during this Earth Day event. Join us on Saturday, April 20th at 9:00 a.m. for this all-ages event. Learn about litter & its impact on wildlife then become an Earth Day Champion and hit the trails for park clean up.

Participants will have their bags of trash weighed and the total weight divided by the total number of participants. The three teams with the heaviest bags of litter per contestant will be awarded a prize.Individuals & groups are welcome to participate.

Pre-registration is required for this event by Wednesday, April 17th as space is limited. For questions not answered online please call 712-545-3283, reservations will not be taken over the phone. There is no fee to attend this event & participants do not need to purchase park admission to attend, we appreciate your volunteer support. Free will donations are gratefully accepted & will support continued programming opportunities in Pottawattamie County.

This event is not pet friendly; please leave your dogs at home. Service animals are always welcome.Weather Permitting

2019 Programs Sponsored by the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation 

The Pottawattamie County Conservation Board does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or other legally protected status in its employment, programs, and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Human Resources Director 227 South 6th Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501

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Earth Day Championship


Saturday, April 20, 2019
9:00 AM


Hitchcock Nature Center
27792 Ski Hill Loop
Honey Creek, IA 51542
Rene Stroud
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