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Jan 23 Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Introduction to Ice Fishing 101
Ice Fishing for all ages! Bring your Ice Fishing Pole along with your fishing licence and meet us at the Hickory Cabin.
Special Events Hamilton Briggs Woods Park and Golf Course
Jan 23 Thursday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Acrylic Pour - The Scrape
Create a one of a kind masterpiece.
Programs Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
Jan 24 Friday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Owl Prowl
After a brief discussion around the campfire about these flying predators of the night, we’ll go for a hike and learn how to call three different species of owls.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jan 24 Friday 6:00 PM Owl Prowl
Owl Prowl Friday, January 24th, 6:00pm Osborne Nature Center
Programs Clayton Osborne Park
Jan 25 Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Animal Architects
Animal Architects
Programs Story McFarland Park
Jan 25 Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Cross Country Ski Basics
Learn the basics of cross-country skiing and practice your skills on the trails. We will review proper clothing, equipment, and skiing techniques before going outside to ski.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jan 25 Saturday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Winter Open House ~ Eden Valley Nature Center
Celebrate Winter’s special brand of fun at Eden Valley!
Special Events Clinton Eden Valley Refuge
Jan 25 Saturday 10:00 AM All About Antlers
Amateur Naturalist and Photography Aficionado, Michael P. Greiner, will share the basics of antlers and his many hours spent in the outdoors tracking, hunting and photographing deer.
Programs Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
Jan 25 Saturday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Ice Fishing Basics
Learn the basics of ice fishing and get some hands-on experience. Bait and poles will be provided.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jan 25 Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Winter Festival-Postponed to January 25th
Beat the winter blahs with an adventure-packed afternoon at Lime Creek!
Programs Cerro Gordo Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
Jan 25 Saturday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Discover Iowa's Winter Birds During Iowa Falls' Winter Rec Fest
Want to learn more about what birds do during Iowa’s harsh winters? Well, this is the perfect opportunity! Join us on Saturday, January 25th from 1 pm to 3 pm at Fitz Riverbend Park in Iowa Falls!
Special Events Hardin Calkins Nature Area
Jan 25 Saturday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Snowshoe Hikes at McFarland Park
Embrace winter with an invigorating snowshoe hike to explore McFarland Park.
Programs Story McFarland Park
Jan 29 Wednesday 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Snowshoe Hikes at McFarland Park
Embrace winter with an invigorating snowshoe hike to explore McFarland Park.
Programs Story McFarland Park
Jan 30 Thursday 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Winter Hikes - McFarland Park
Winter Hikes
Special Events Story McFarland Park
Jan 30 Thursday 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Pine Needle Basket Class
Explore the lovely art form of basket weaving using longleaf pine needles.
Programs Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Jan 30 Thursday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Book Worms
Join our book club with Naturalist Heidi Anderson to discuss Undaunted Courage by Stephen E. Ambrose.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Feb 1 Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Snow Scamper 5k trail run/walk/snowshoe
Show us what you are made of!
Special Events Plymouth Hillview Recreation Area
Feb 1 Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ice Fishing Basics
Think the fishing season is over once the snow falls? Think again!
Programs Tama Otter Creek Lake & Park
Feb 1 Saturday 10:00 AM Snakes Alive!
Snakes Alive!
Programs Story McFarland Park
Feb 1 Saturday 1:45 PM Woodbury County Conservation Foundation Annual Meeting, 1:45 p.m.
Woodbury County Conservation Foundation Annual Meeting, 1:45 p.m.
Programs Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
Feb 1 Saturday 2:00 PM Penguins and Petrels on the Peninsula: Traveling Teacher Explores Antarctica
Guest speaker Stacey Snyder will share her experiences as a Grosvenor Teacher Fellow on a National Geographic and Lindblad Expedition to Antarctica. She is sure to share photos and stories of penguins, seals, whales and albatross.
Programs Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
Feb 1 Saturday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Owl Prowl Adventure
Join us at Lake Iowa Park for an Owl Prowl adventure!
Programs Iowa Lake Iowa Park
Feb 2 Sunday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bird Feeder Palooza
Spend a fun day creating something to attract wildlife . . .
Programs Floyd Fossil & Prairie Park Preserve and Center
Feb 4 Tuesday 11:00 AM O.W.L.S. - Gym-N-Eat Crickets:The Unlikely Adventure of Raising Crickets for Human Consumption
O.W.L.S. - Gym-N-Eat Crickets:The Unlikely Adventure of Raising Crickets for Human Consumption Shelby Smith
Programs Story McFarland Park
Feb 4 Tuesday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM OWLS (Older Wiser Livelier Seniors) - Climate Change
Climate change is headline news! Join presenter Denise Frank for a presentation on the impacts and solutions of the global crisis that is affecting us here in Iowa. Colorful slides and clear explanations will make a tough topic easier to understand.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
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