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Jun 20 Wednesday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Be a Naturalist Day Camp - Bird Banding
This day camp will allow you to investigate what a naturalist must learn to do his or her job.
Youth Camps Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Jun 20 Wednesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM SUPERHERO SUMMER Day Camp Flash vs Captain Cold
Speed on over to see a live animal who is FAST
Youth Camps Henry Oakland Mills Nature Center
Jun 20 Wednesday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Nature Story Hour - Buzzing Bees
Books come to life at the Nature Center!
Programs Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
Jun 20 Wednesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Nature Buds: Wildflowers
A monthly nature program for children 3-5 years old.
Programs Johnson JOHNSON COUNTY EDUCATION PROGRAMS
Jun 20 Wednesday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Nature's Story Hour Busy Bees
Bring your picnic lunch, blanket and family for an hour of nature stories and activities with a PCC Naturalist. This family-friendly program is free and all ages are welcome.
Programs Polk Easter Lake Park
Jun 20 Wednesday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Summer Skills - Survival
Learn how to build a shelter, start a fire and even what types of plants are edible.
Programs Polk Thomas Mitchell Park
Jun 20 Wednesday 6:00 PM Hamilton Prairie/Pollinator Walk
Enjoy a walk on a native prairie remnant!
Special Events Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Jun 21 Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ladybugs to the Rescue! Ages 6-8
Shrink down to size & explore the world of the ladybug! Play a giant oversized version of a ladybug board game & learn about the ladybug lifecycle.
Youth Camps Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Jun 21 Thursday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Creek Study and You
Get your hands and feet wet as we dip into a creek study!
Other Location Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Jun 21 Thursday 10:00 AM A Nature Story
Bring your kids to the Eco Center to learn about the great outdoors with a story and activities!
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Jun 21 Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ciha Fen Hike and Berry Picking
Explore a quiet and beautiful Johnson County Conservation property *and* collect raspberries to take home!
Programs Johnson JOHNSON COUNTY EDUCATION PROGRAMS
Jun 21 Thursday 10:30 AM Nature Explorers
Find out more on our website.
Programs Dickinson Dickinson County Nature Center
Jun 21 Thursday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Animal Camp
A fun filled morning or afternoon at the park! Campers will learn all about animals that live at the park.
Youth Camps Buena Vista Buena Vista County Conservation Park
Jun 21 Thursday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Summer Skills - Survival
Learn how to build a shelter, start a fire and even what types of plants are edible.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Jun 21 Thursday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Wickiup's Wandering Woods Club! Forest Critters
Join the club! Wickiup’s Wandering Woods Club! New this summer, come experience our FABULOUS PlayScape.
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Jun 21 Thursday 5:00 PM Wildflower Walk with Katie Byerly
Whether you are new to wildflowers or an expert with knowledge to share, join us for a monthly walk studying the flowers of Lime Creek.
Programs Cerro Gordo Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
Jun 21 Thursday 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Season Series Hike - Summer
Summer Begins Hike at Kennedy Park
Programs Webster Kennedy Memorial Park
Jun 21 Thursday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Shinrin Yoku Japanese Forest Bathing
Explore the ancient healing path of Shinrin Yoku, or Japanese forest bathing, with Dr. Suzanne Bartlett Hackenmiller, Integrative Medicine physician. This mindful walk will invite you to use your senses to enhance your well-being.
Programs Polk Fort Des Moines Park
Jun 21 Thursday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Pollinator Seminar
Iowa State University Honey Bee and Native Bee Extension Entomologist Randall Cass will present information relevant to honey bee and native bee health in soybean systems and prairie landscapes.
Special Events Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Jun 21 Thursday 6:00 PM Kayak Float
Come out for a paddle around the pond. CCCB staff will...
Special Events Chickasaw Twin Ponds
Jun 21 Thursday 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Summer Solstice Hike
Come enjoy the longest day of sunlight on a hike to one of the highest locations in Polk County. We’ll watch the sunset and learn about a few plants and animals along our hike.
Programs Polk Engeldinger Marsh
Jun 21 Thursday 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Nature Yoga - Summer Solistice
Yoga in the park!
Special Events Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
Jun 22 Friday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Biking the Grump Trail from Readlyn to HWY 63
Participants will enjoy a leisurely ride on the trail guided by Bremer County Naturalists. Cost is $15.
Programs Bremer Bremer County Conservation Offices
Jun 22 Friday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM SUPERHERO SUMMER Day Camp Incredible Hulk
Be a scientist like Dr. Banner
Youth Camps Henry Oakland Mills Nature Center
Jun 22 Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Naturalist Lunch Box - Bees & Pollinators
Pack a lunch and join the fun! Naturalist Lunch Box is designed for all ages. The naturalist will present a short program on a selected topic and have hands on activities for younger audience members.
Programs Buena Vista South Cove Park
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