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Apr 24 Tuesday Nature Tots: Wide-Mouthed Frog
Nature Tots: Wide-Mouthed Frog Tuesday, April 24th 6:30-7:30 p.m. Willow Lake Recreation Area, Woodbine
Programs Harrison Willow Lake Recreation Area
Apr 26 Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Tour of Casper Bluff Land & Water Reserve - OWLS
Take Tour of the beautiful Casper Bluff Land & Water Reserve Jo Davies Conservation Foundation
Trips Jones Central Park
Apr 27 Friday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Buchanan County Conservation Energy Games
Students will be competing in Solar Car Races, Solar Oven Contests and/or Wind Turbine Competitions.
Programs Buchanan Fontana Park
Apr 27 Friday 4:30 PM Sponsor and Plant a Fruit Tree
Have you been wanting a fruit tree in your yard but do not have the space this is the perfect opportunity for you!
Programs Buchanan Fontana Park
Apr 28 Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Earth Day Event
Roll up your sleeves and help us clean up Mason City streets, parks, and trails.
Special Events Cerro Gordo Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
Apr 28 Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM North Cabin at Swan Lake - OPEN HOUSE
OPEN HOUSE for the North Cabin at Swan Lake State Park Saturday, April 28, 2018 10:00 am until Noon
Special Events Carroll Swan Lake State Park
Apr 28 Saturday 1:00 PM Trail Enhancement and Management Day
Be a part of our TEAM (Trail Enhancement and Management) and help make improvements to county trail systems. All volunteers are asked to wear long-sleeves, pants, and sturdy, closed-toe shoes. Bring gloves and bring a water bottle.
Programs Story Robison Wildlife Acres
Apr 28 Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eden Valley Nature Center Open
Eden Valley Nature Center Open~ 1-4 PM
Special Events Clinton Eden Valley Refuge
Apr 29 Sunday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Wildflower Hike
Hike through the woods to view and identify the dazzling display of spring wildflowers.
Programs Polk Thomas Mitchell Park
Apr 29 Sunday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Spring Wildflower Walk
Join Winneshiek County Conservation staff in walking the woods to see what spring wildflowers have finally emerged after the long winter!
Programs Winneshiek Lake Meyer Park and Campground
May 1 Tuesday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM O.W.L.S. (Older Wiser Livelier Seniors) - Butterfly or Moth, How do you Know?
Have you ever wondered how to tell the difference between a moth and a butterfly? Is it how they look? Or perhaps how they behave? Are they more alike or more different? How can you tell if a caterpillar will turn into a moth or a butterfly?
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
May 1 Tuesday 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Power of Pollinators
Did you know more than 1/3 of our global food supply depends on pollinators? Learn how pollination works, who the pollinators are and threats they face.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
May 5-6 Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2018 Burlington High School Dragon Boat Races
2018 Burlington High School Dragon Boat Races
Special Events Des Moines Big Hollow Recreation Area
May 5 Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM May Harvest Spoon Tour
Join us for the first Harvest Spoon Saturday of 2018 & travel through Iowa's picture perfect Loess Hills.
Special Events Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 5 Saturday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Willow Lake Outdoor Day
Willow Lake Outdoor Day Saturday, May 5th, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Willow Lake Recreation Area, Woodbine
Programs Harrison Willow Lake Recreation Area
May 5 Saturday 1:00 PM Native Earth Skills: Spring Edition
Join naturalist and experienced Native Earth Skills practitioner Dustin Clayton for a discussion and demonstration of the skills and techniques of eastern Nebraska and western Iowa's native cultures.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 6 Sunday 2:00 PM Native Gardening: Winter Wildlife Habitat RESCHEDULED
Join author, poet, and conservationist Benjamin Vogt for a series of classes designed to help you plan, plant, and cultivate your own native plant garden.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 8 Tuesday 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Brown Bag Bunch - Neotropical HIke
Learn about the migrating neotropical birds.
Programs Marshall Grammer Grove Wildlife Area
May 8 Tuesday 6:30 PM Leaf and Flower Printing
Come out and make an awesome t-shirt that you can wear over and over again!
Programs Buchanan Fontana Park
May 9 Wednesday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM O.W.L.S. Series – Plant.Grow.Fly.
Older, Wiser, Livelier, Souls is a fun way to get out of the house, learn about nature, and enjoy the company of friends. Join Tama County Conservation on the 2nd Wednesday of each month our interesting lineup of O.W.L.S. speakers.
Programs Tama Otter Creek Lake & Park
May 9 Wednesday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Backyard Pollinator Gardens
The Lime Creek Nature Center and North Iowa Nature Club present award-winning photographer Noppadol Paothong, who will provide a visually-pleasing presentation about how to provide pollinator habitats in the backyard.
Programs Cerro Gordo Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
May 12 Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM A Pottawattamie County Almanac - May Session
Journey with conservation legends through the rhythms of a Midwestern landscape. Observe. Engage. Reflect.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 12 Saturday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM 2018 Youth Jamboree
2018 Youth Jamboree
Special Events Des Moines Big Hollow Recreation Area
May 12 Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Wild Edibles
Did you know that there are grocery stores in every natural area? Sign up for a awesome morning of wild edibles!
Programs Buchanan Fontana Park
May 12 Saturday 9:00 AM Mystery Cache
Solve the riddle to find the next clue on this technological scavenger hunt.
Special Events Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
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