Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center

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Feb 1 Saturday 1:45 PM Woodbury County Conservation Foundation Annual Meeting, 1:45 p.m.
Woodbury County Conservation Foundation Annual Meeting, 1:45 p.m.
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Feb 1 Saturday 2:00 PM Penguins and Petrels on the Peninsula: Traveling Teacher Explores Antarctica
Guest speaker Stacey Snyder will share her experiences as a Grosvenor Teacher Fellow on a National Geographic and Lindblad Expedition to Antarctica. She is sure to share photos and stories of penguins, seals, whales and albatross.
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Feb 8 Saturday 9:00 AM February 8-27: Iowa Junior Duck Stamps Exhibit on display during open hours.
February 8-27: Iowa Junior Duck Stamps Exhibit on display during open hours.
Special Events
Feb 8 Saturday 10:00 AM All About Owls
Learn about Iowa’s different species of owl and even meet a live owl. Harlan the Barred Owl will be our special guest.
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Feb 11 Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Nature Tales
Pre-schoolers, join us with an adult for this special story time about cardinals. We’ll hike too, weather permitting.
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Feb 15 Saturday 9:00 AM Great Backyard Bird Count
View and count birds at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center bird feeders and learn the basics of birdwatching and attracting birds to your feeders. This program is free of charge and open to the public.
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Feb 20 Thursday 6:30 PM Loess Hills of China
Graham McGaffin is the Associate Director of Conservation & Loess Hills Program Director for The Nature Conservancy in Iowa. In June 2019 he traveled to the Chinese Loess Plateau as part of special Loess Hills research & exchange group.
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Feb 22 Saturday 10:00 AM The True Story of Eddie the Duck
Hear the story of a duckling won the hearts of school children in Moville, Iowa, and beyond, and became an inspiration for a children’s book.
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