Events

Skip Navigation LinksHome > Events > Pottawattamie
Login
Start:
RadDatePicker
RadDatePicker
Open the calendar popup.
End:
RadDatePicker
RadDatePicker
Open the calendar popup.
Date / TimeEventCategoryCountyPark
Data pager
Data pager
Page size:
PageSizeComboBox
select
 33 items in 2 pages
May 5 Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM May Harvest Spoon Tour
Join us for the first Harvest Spoon Saturday of 2018 & travel through Iowa's picture perfect Loess Hills.
Special Events Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 5 Saturday 1:00 PM Native Earth Skills: Spring Edition
Join naturalist and experienced Native Earth Skills practitioner Dustin Clayton for a discussion and demonstration of the skills and techniques of eastern Nebraska and western Iowa's native cultures.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 6 Sunday 2:00 PM Native Gardening: Winter Wildlife Habitat RESCHEDULED
Join author, poet, and conservationist Benjamin Vogt for a series of classes designed to help you plan, plant, and cultivate your own native plant garden.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 12 Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM A Pottawattamie County Almanac - May Session
Journey with conservation legends through the rhythms of a Midwestern landscape. Observe. Engage. Reflect.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 12 Saturday 9:00 AM Mystery Cache
Solve the riddle to find the next clue on this technological scavenger hunt.
Special Events Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 12 Saturday 2:00 PM Mother's Day Birding Tea - Members Only
Join us for a special Mother's Day event. This new program is for Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation Members.
Special Events Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 12 Saturday 4:00 PM 2018 Speaker Series: Uncommon Facts About Common Birds
Join us for the first installment of the 2018 Speaker Series featuring noted author Stan Tekiela.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 15 Tuesday 12:00 PM OWLS Program: Owls of Iowa
Senior learners are invited to join us for a special presentation on the common owls species of western Iowa. Bring your lunch and visit with our park naturalists and get to know these amazing birds.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 15 Tuesday 7:00 PM May Hitch Hike
Enjoy a guided hike through a section of the Loess Hills not normally open to the public and learn more about the plants, animals, and history of the prairie
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 18 Friday 7:00 PM The Art of Conservation: A Visit With Ding Darling
Join us at Hitchcock Nature Center for a unique experience as the legacy of Jay N. "Ding" Darling, noted conservationist comes to life.
Special Events Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 19 Saturday 7:30 AM Beginning Birding with Nik Salick
Join experienced birder Nic Salick for a beginning birding class designed for novice and beginning birders.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 24 Thursday 7:00 PM Night Out With the Nightjars
Join us for an introduction to these unique birds and a guided hike through the park as we listen for their distinctive call.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 26 Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Introduction to Land Management May Session
Join us for the May session of our 6 session program, Introduction to Land Management.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
May 26 Saturday 8:00 AM Introduction to Land Management Six Session Series
This six-class series is designed to provide members of the public the basic knowledge and skills required to create and maintain a healthy environment in a Midwestern natural areas setting.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 9 Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM A Pottawattamie County Almanac - June Session
Journey with conservation legends through the rhythms of a Midwestern landscape. Observe. Engage. Reflect.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 9 Saturday 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM 2018 Speaker Series: Herbal Medicines: Fact & Fiction
Join us for the second installment of the 2018 Speaker Series featuring Dr. Eric Hanson.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 11 Monday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM KinderNature Camp: June 11th
Join us as we kick off our first series of KinderNature camps, Fawn & the World of Animals.
Youth Camps Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 12 Tuesday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM KinderNature Camp: June 12th
Join us for our second KinderNature Camp of the season, Gruff & the Legends of the Neverbeast.
Youth Camps Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 12-14 Tuesday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Helping Hands Camp
Designed to help children of all ages with special needs explore the adventures of the great outdoors.
Youth Camps Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 13 Wednesday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM KinderNature Camp: June 13th
Join us for another fun-filled day of KinderNature Camp & explore the water cycle.
Youth Camps Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 14 Thursday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM KinderNature Camp: June 14th
Join us for KinderNature Camp & explore the world of plants.
Youth Camps Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 15 Friday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM KinderNature Camp: June 15th
Venture out in the wilderness at KinderNature Camp.
Youth Camps Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 19-21 Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Trolls: 1st & 2nd Grade Camp
Explore Hitchcock Nature Center in a whole new way at this three day camp.
Youth Camps Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 19 Tuesday 7:00 PM June Hitch Hike
Take a closer look at some of Hitchcock's best prairie remnants as you are guided along Badger Ridge.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
Jun 23 Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Introduction to Land Management June Session
Join us for the June session of our 6 session program, Introduction to Land Management.
Programs Pottawattamie Hitchcock Nature Center
35