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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 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 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 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 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Pollinators and Pollinator Gardens
Pollinators are a diverse group and play an important role in the ecosystem as well as our own live
Programs Buena Vista Gabrielson Park - Gustafson Lake
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
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 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 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 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 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 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
May 11 Friday 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Stargazing
View the night sky!
Programs Marshall Green Castle 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 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Wildflower Walk
Fowler Forest Preserve. Celebrate Iowa Wildflower Month by joining us for a walk through this woodland to view the diversity of spring wildflowers.
Other Location Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
May 14 Monday 10:00 AM Nature Kids
We invite children ages 3-5 years old, to the nature center for fun and learning about toads.
Programs Buchanan Fontana Park
May 14 Monday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM GAIN - Life in the Pond - CANCELLED
Join us for this GAIN (Get Active in Nature) activity.
Programs Cerro Gordo Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
May 15 - Aug 7 Tuesday 5:30 PM Master River Stewards Program
Get involved in learning about the rivers around you by attending the Master River Stewards Program.
Programs Buchanan Fontana Park
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