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Feb 20 Tuesday 10:00 AM A Nature Story
A Nature Story ~ 10 AM ~ Rock Creek - Join us every Tuesday this winter for a presentation geared for children ages 3-5 with their guardians and siblings. All presentations feature a book and hands on activities.
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Feb 24 Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Hitchcock Oak Inventory Project - February Training Session
Participate in the region's most unique citizen science project and help preserve one of the Midwest's most iconic tree species.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Feb 24 Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Snowshoe Day
Stop in the camp store and rent ($2.50) one set of snowshoes and get the 2nd rental free.
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Feb 24 Saturday 1:00 PM Family Guided Snowshoe Hike
Strap on some snowshoes & discover your own winter wonderland during the Family Snowshoe Hike at Hitchcock Nature Center.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Feb 24 Saturday 3:00 PM Guided Snowshoe Hike
Join Pottawattamie County Conservation staff on a snowshoeing adventure through the beautiful Loess Hills.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Feb 25 Sunday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Bald Eagle Watch
Stop by the Saylorville Visitor’s Center to learn about the bald eagle, then venture outside to view them in their natural habitat. Jester Park Lodge will host a live eagle used for education.
Special Events Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Feb 27 Tuesday 10:00 AM A Nature Story
A Nature Story ~ 10 AM ~ Rock Creek - Join us every Tuesday this winter for a presentation geared for children ages 3-5 with their guardians and siblings. All presentations feature a book and hands on activities.
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Feb 27 Tuesday 6:00 PM Friends of Rock Creek
Friends of Rock Creek ~ 6 PM ~ Rock Creek ~ We are looking for volunteers for the Eco Tourism Center, come to find out how you can help out!
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Mar 3 Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Bird Banding Demonstration
Get a "bird's eye" view of our fine feathered friends as you join volunteers for a morning of songbird banding.
Special Events Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Mar 3 Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Snowshoe Day
Stop in the camp store and rent ($2.50) one set of snowshoes and get the 2nd rental free.
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Mar 3 Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Indoor Archery
Class will focus on form and safety, giving participants basics that will get them safely shooting and offer a general feel for archery with a compound bow.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Mar 3 Saturday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Ice Fishing
Learn the basics of ice fishing and get some hands-on experience. Bait and poles will be provided.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Mar 3 Saturday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Owl Prowl
Would you like to learn more about an amazing nocturnal animal? Then join us at Lake Iowa Park for an Owl Prowl adventure!
Programs Iowa Lake Iowa Park
Mar 4 Sunday 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Trumpeter Swan Observation
Come view Iowa's largest wintering population of Trumpeter Swans! Remember to bring your binoculars and camera.
Programs Hamilton Briggs Woods Park and Golf Course
Mar 6 Tuesday 10:00 AM A Nature Story
A Nature Story ~ 10 AM ~ Rock Creek - Join us every Tuesday this winter for a presentation geared for children ages 3-5 with their guardians and siblings. All presentations feature a book and hands on activities.
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Mar 6 Tuesday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM O.W.L.S. (Older Wiser Livelier Seniors) - Bird Migration
From warblers to terns to eagles, birds are some of the world’s greatest travelers. Migration, or the seasonal movement of an animal from one region to another and back, is an amazing life history event critical to the lives of many avian species.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Mar 10 Saturday 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM A Pottawattamie County Almanac Free Introductory Session
Join Ron Cisar as he discusses Pottawattamie County Conservation's newest adult educational opportunity, A Pottawattamie County Almanac.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Mar 10 Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Cabin Fever Day Camp
Spring is right around the corner and it’s time to get outside! This day camp is designed for children grades 4-6 and will include outdoor activities such as using a compass, fire building and archery! Registration is required.
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Mar 10 Saturday 6:00 PM Trivia Night
Come for a fun night of trivia to raise funds for the Friends of Rock Creek and Fishing Has No Boundaries (FHNB) Inc.
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Mar 13 Tuesday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Surivor Camp
Spend a day having fun and staying active. We will try archery, geocaching, and fire building! Activities will take place indoors and outdoors.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Mar 13 Tuesday 10:00 AM A Nature Story
A Nature Story ~ 10 AM ~ Rock Creek - Join us every Tuesday this winter for a presentation geared for children ages 3-5 with their guardians and siblings. All presentations feature a book and hands on activities.
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Mar 15 Thursday 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Wild Night Life and Hike
Join us for a campfire program about the wild night life in Jester Park. A short hike will follow as we search for some of these nocturnal animals.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Mar 16-17 Friday Winter Weekend Getaway
Winter Weekend Getaway ~ Rock Creek ~ Call the camp store at 563-259-1876 to make your cabin reservation and to get a $10 per night discount. A two-night minimum stay is required for the discount.
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Mar 16 Friday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Iowa Reptiles
Come and learn about Iowa’s reptiles. We’ll discuss the fears and myths that surround these scaly creatures people love to hate. This program will feature live snakes.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Mar 17 Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Maple Sugaring Program
Do you have a maple tree in your yard? Do you want to learn how to collect the sap and turn it into maple syrup? Join neighboring Naturalist, Emily Klein, from Poweshiek County as she demonstrates the process of maple sugaring step by step.
Programs Iowa Lake Iowa Park

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