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Apr 22 Sunday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Ciha Fen and Cedar River Crossing Hike
Celebrate Earth Day with a stroll through two beautiful JCC properties!
Programs Johnson Conservation Education Center - F.W. Kent Park
Apr 22 Sunday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Make a Personalized Walking Stick on Earth Day
Make your own personalized walking stick to get outdoors with to celebrate Earth Day. Use your walking stick afterwards in the park and pick up trash on your own in support of Earth Day. Give a hoot don't pollute!
Programs Hamilton Briggs Woods Park and Golf Course
Apr 23 Monday 7:00 PM Protection of Ancient Human Remains in Iowa
What makes Iowa special in the realm of protecting burials in the US?
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Apr 26 Thursday 9:00 AM Tour of Casper Bluffs Land and Water Reserve - O.W.L.S.
Not only does Casper Bluff Land & Water Reserve boast some of the most commanding views of the Mississippi River and its backwater sloughs, it is also an archaeologically significant site.
Other Location Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Apr 26 Thursday 7:00 PM Ollie the Owl Hike
Discover why Ollie the Owl is nature's perfect Mouse Trap!
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
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 27 Friday 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Paddle in the Park
Mark your calendars! Meet at the boat ramp on the south side of Big Woods Lake. $5/kayak $10/canoe.
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Apr 28 Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Volunteer Work Day
Help us spruce up the trails, gardens, Nature Playscape and grounds this spring. Wear sturdy shoes and bring work gloves.
Special Events Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
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 28 Saturday 1:00 PM Family Bluebird Hike
Peer inside real bluebird nests!
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
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 1:00 PM Thora & SOAR: Eagles as Ambassadors for the Environment
SOAR, Saving Our Avian Resources, will present a live eagle program!
Special Events Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
May 1 Tuesday Woodbury County Conservation Board Campgrounds open for the Season
Pressurized water systems, restrooms and park facilities at Snyder Bend Park, Little Sioux Park, Bigelow Park and Southwood Conservation Area will open for the camping season.
Other Location Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
May 1 Tuesday Woodbury County Conservation Board Campgrounds open for the Season
Pressurized water systems, restrooms and park facilities at Snyder Bend Park, Little Sioux Park, Bigelow Park and Southwood Conservation Area opens for camping season.
Other Location Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
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 2 Wednesday 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Top Shade Pollinator Plants
Is your property mostly shady but you still want to help pollinators? Learn how you can help!
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
May 3 Thursday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM For the Birds: Wine Bottle Bird Feeders
Create a beautiful wine bottle bird feeder for your garden.
Special Events Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
May 4-6 Friday Camping Kickoff Weekend in Woodbury County Conservation Board Campgrounds
Camp at Snyder Bend Park, Little Sioux Park, Bigelow Park and Southwood Conservation Area this weekend and earn a free camping pass for a night of camping later in the season.
Other Location Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
May 5 Saturday 9:00 AM Mushroom Ramble
Learn about local mushrooms and how to hunt them, then go on a mushroom hunt in the Wickiup Hill Natural Area!
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
May 6 Sunday 2:00 PM Lunchtime with the Reptiles
Learn more about our snakes and turtles!
Programs Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
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 10 Thursday 12:00 AM - 11:00 PM Great Give Day
Donate to Friends of Jackson County Conservation and support outdoor recreation and education opportunities during this 24-hour, online giving day!
Special Events Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
May 10 Thursday 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM Live Animal Lunchtime
Come and watch our live animals eat. Learn about their habitat needs and adaptations. Free!
Programs Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
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