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Aug 25 Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Stand-Up Paddleboard Demonstrations
Come try your hand at Stand-up Paddleboarding!
Programs Cass Cold Springs Park
Aug 25 Saturday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Owl Prowl
Owl Prowl Saturday, August 25th 7-8 p.m. Willow Lake Recreation Area, Woodbine
Programs Harrison Willow Lake Recreation Area
Aug 27 Monday 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Stand Up Paddleboard Lesson Early Group
SUP basics at Kennedy Park
Programs Webster Kennedy Memorial Park
Aug 27 Monday 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Stand Up Paddleboard Lesson Late Group
SUP basics at Kennedy Park
Programs Webster Kennedy Memorial Park
Aug 27 Monday 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Evening Paddle
Explore Badger Lake at dusk
Programs Webster Kennedy Memorial Park
Aug 28 Tuesday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Playscape Playdate
Join the naturalist for a morning of adventure at John F Kennedy Park
Programs Webster Kennedy Memorial Park
Aug 31 Friday 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM Movie in the Park- Nut Job 2 Nutty by Nature
Come enjoy a movie under the stars!
Programs Cass Cold Springs Park
Sep 1 Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Stand-Up Paddleboard Demonstrations
Come try your hand at Stand-up Paddleboarding!
Programs Cass Cold Springs Park
Sep 1 Saturday 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Mysterious Monarchs
Learn all about Monarch Butterflies journey to Mexico!!
Programs Cass Cold Springs Park
Sep 1 Saturday 9:00 PM - 10:30 PM Bats of Iowa & Bat House Night Hike
Find out how many species of Bats live in Iowa and why White Nose Syndrome is such a threat to our native North American bat populations.
Programs Hamilton Briggs Woods Park and Golf Course
Sep 8 Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Nature Tots: Very Busy Spider
Nature Tots: Very Busy Spider Saturday, September 8th 10-11 a.m. Willow Lake Recreation Area, Woodbine
Programs Harrison Willow Lake Recreation Area
Sep 13 Thursday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Sunset on the Bluff
Explore the Scenic Loess Hills
Special Events Plymouth Hillview Recreation Area
Sep 15 Saturday Halloween in Swan Lake Campground
Register Campers at the Swan Lake Campground may attend our Halloween Party! Decorate your campsite, dress up, and let the children tick or trick on Saturday, September 15, 2018.
Special Events Carroll Swan Lake State Park
Sep 20 Thursday 6:30 PM Monarch Butterfly Tagging Party
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Programs Carroll Swan Lake State Park
Sep 22 Saturday 10:00 PM Knee High Naturalists
In the Tall, Tall Grass
Programs Plymouth Hillview Recreation Area
Oct 13 Saturday 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Creepy Campground
Trick-or-treating in the campground from 3-5 p.m.!
Special Events Harrison Willow Lake Recreation Area
Oct 13 Saturday 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Halloween at Hillview/Festival Market
Come and trick or treat our campgrounds!
Special Events Plymouth Hillview Recreation Area
Oct 19-20 Friday 3:00 PM - 11:59 PM Buy two nights, get a $15 camping voucher
Buy two nights, get a $15 camping voucher
Special Events Des Moines Big Hollow Recreation Area
Oct 20 Saturday Fall Festival at Swan Lake
Join Naturalist, Matt Wetrich, at the Swan Lake Fall Festival on Saturday, October 20, 2018.
Special Events Carroll Swan Lake State Park
Oct 20 Saturday 10:00 AM Knee High Naturalists
Itsy Bitsy Spiders
Programs Plymouth Hillview Recreation Area
Oct 20 Saturday 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Briggs Woods Halloween Event & Night Hikes - "Night Time Animals" & "Haunted Woods Hike"
Discover what roams at Briggs Woods Park at night on the first hike. A Haunted Woods Hike by Troop 17 will follow the Autumn Night Hike. The hikes are a fundraiser for the Naturalist Program and Boy Scouts so a fee of $2.00 per person applies.
Programs Hamilton Briggs Woods Park and Golf Course
Oct 27 Saturday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM Little Wall Lake Halloween Event
Camper trick-or-treat and hayrides!! Awards for the best two decorated campsites. Wear your best costume!
Special Events Hamilton Little Wall Lake Park
Nov 3 Saturday 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Night Eyes / Night Hike
What is different about animal's eyes that allows them to see better at night? Come walk through the leaves as we hike on the trails in search of creatures of the night. We will be looking for owls, raccoons, deer, coyotes, mice, cats, and others..
Programs Hamilton Briggs Woods Park and Golf Course
Nov 17 Saturday 10:00 AM Knee High Naturalists
Fall Mixed Up
Programs Plymouth Hillview Recreation Area
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