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Aug 22 Thursday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EVENT FULL: Nestling Naturalists
Nestlings is a program for ages 0 - 4 with a nature-related story and activity that is different each time!???
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Aug 22 Thursday 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Nestling Naturalists
Nestlings is a program for ages 0 - 4 with a nature-related story and activity that is different each time!???
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Aug 23 Friday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Paddle in the Park
Paddle in the Park is an annual program series that is held at the South Boat Ramp at Big Woods Lake in Cedar Falls.
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Aug 24 Saturday 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Zen in Nature
Fabulous way to start the day with a full dose of Zen in nature! No experience required. For more information, contact Dan Pecaut
Programs Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
Aug 24 Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eden Valley Nature Center Open
August 24th ~ Eden Valley Nature Center Open ~ 1-4 PM ~ The Nature Center will be open on Saturdays, through Labor Day. Volunteer hosts are needed.
Programs Clinton Eden Valley Refuge
Aug 25 Sunday 2:00 PM Live Animal Feeding
Join us to feed our education animals.
Programs Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Aug 27 - Jul 1, 2020 Tuesday Black Hawk County Conservation Junior Naturalist
This amazing opportunity allows children ages 6-18 to share outdoor learning experiences with adults and get a stamp from each Black Hawk County Park visited on the map on the back of the sheet.
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Aug 27 Tuesday 4:30 PM Multi-Cropping Iowa
Multi-Cropping Iowa Tuesday, August 27th, 4:30 PM Osborne Nature Center Auditorium
Programs Clayton Osborne Park
Aug 27 Tuesday 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Student Air Rifle (SAR) Exploratory Meeting
School aged students in grades 4 through 12 will learn to fire air rifles in this hands on program. This meeting provides the first 3 lessons that lead up to students taking their first shot - which will be accomplished in the next meeting.
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Aug 30 Friday 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Friday Night Hikes
Check out the original Friday Night Lights at Hartman Reserve with a guided evening hike!
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Aug 30 Friday 8:30 PM Night Sky
Join us in viewing the night sky!
Programs Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Aug 31 Saturday 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Monarch Watch Public Program
Join us Saturday morning with the family to learn about monarch migration to Mexico. We will have an overview of Monarchs and their anatomy, their migration pattern, how and why we tag them.
Programs Sioux Oak Grove & Big Sioux Park
Aug 31 Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eden Valley Nature Center Open
August 31st ~ Eden Valley Nature Center Open ~ 1-4 PM ~ The Nature Center will be open on Saturdays, through Labor Day. Volunteer hosts are needed.
Programs Clinton Eden Valley Refuge
Aug 31 Saturday 1:00 PM Monarch Tagging
Be a part of Monarch Watch's Citizen Science tagging efforts - Hands-on nature program.
Programs Buchanan Fontana Park
Sep 1 Sunday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Paddling on the Marsh
Try your hand at paddling a kayak or canoe at the Hurstville Marsh on Sunday, September 1st.
Programs Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Sep 3 Tuesday 8:00 AM Trick or Treat Hike Camper Sign up
This is the camper sign up for the Oct 12 Trick or Treat event at Oak Grove. Register for a campsite starting Sept 3 at 8am.
Special Events Sioux Oak Grove & Big Sioux Park
Sep 3 Tuesday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM OWLS (Older Wiser Livelier Seniors) - History of Yellow Banks and Thomas Mitchell Parks
Yellow Banks Park is a 576+ acre park resting on the bluffs overlooking the Des Moines River. This park has a deep Native American history. Ranger Charlie Finch, will share some of the artifacts found on the property.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Sep 4 Wednesday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Wickiup Wandering Woods Club
Join the Club!
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Sep 5 Thursday 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Toddler Tales - Fish
Let your imagination run wild with this fun, nature-themed story time! Hear a story followed by the naturalist’s choice of an activity such as an animal encounter, puppets or a craft.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Sep 5 Thursday 10:00 AM Discovering Trout!
Join Dubuque, Jackson and Jones County Conservation in Discovering Trout!
Other Location Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Sep 5 Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Autumn Phenology Journaling
Do you like to draw and write about nature? If so, phenology journaling must be for you! Phenology is the study of seasonal phenomena, and we will be taking a closer look at all of the changes happening in the park this autumn.
Programs Polk Thomas Mitchell Park
Sep 6 Friday 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Paddle in the Park
Paddle in the Park is an annual program series that is held at the South Boat Ramp at Big Woods Lake in Cedar Falls.
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Sep 6 Friday 5:30 PM Monarch Release Party
Monarch Release Party Friday, September 6th, 5:30 pm Osborne Center
Special Events Clayton Osborne Park
Sep 7 Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Monarch Tagging
Join Jackson County Conservation naturalists in learning about the monarch’s journey south for the winter every Saturday in September.
Programs Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Sep 7 Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Vulture Awareness Day
Join us for a fun filled day to learn all about vultures! We’ll have a scavenger hunt, vulture vomit toss, stomach juice station, try eating like a vulture, wingspan comparisons, and more.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
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