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Aug 18 Thursday Sunset Eco Cruies
Sunset Eco Cruise ~ 7 PM ~ Rock Creek ~ Thursday evenings there will be naturalist-guided Mississippi River cruises aboard the Blue Heron pontoon. Call 563-259-1876 to reserve a free spot one week in advance.
Programs Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Aug 18 Thursday 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM Tour Big Sand Mound Preserve near Muscatine, IA
Visit and tour the Big Sand Mound Preserve
Trips Jones Central Park
Aug 18 Thursday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM OWLS: Big Sand Mound Nature Preserve Tour
Big Sand Mound has the highest concentration of endangered species in the state with more than 400 types of plants and undisturbed prairies and woodlands.
Other Location Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Aug 18 Thursday 10:00 AM O.W.L.S. -- Porter House
Join the OWLS group as they travel to Decorah and visit the Porter House on August 18th. Shuttle will leave Osborne at 10am. Reservations required.
Trips Clayton Osborne Park
Aug 18 Thursday 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Brown Bag Bunch - Falconary
Brenda and Jeremy Smith are just a couple of nature-loving individuals who share a passion for the outdoors and all it has to offer! They also happen to be licensed falconers in the state of Iowa.
Special Events Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
Aug 18 Thursday 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Live and Local - Bob Dorr and Friends
Enjoy live music at the amphitheater at Grimes Farm!
Special Events Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
Aug 18 Thursday 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Outdoor Yoga Class
If you enjoy yoga and nature, give this class a try! We will go for a short hike to Mount Lucia and practice yoga with an incredible view! The yoga class will be a gentle flow, focusing on stretching and relaxation.
Programs Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
Aug 18 Thursday 6:00 PM Hamilton Prairie Walk
Join Dubuque, Jackson, and Jones County Conservation OWLS (Older Wiser Livelier Souls) group as we explore the natural beauty of Hamilton prairie.
Other Location Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Aug 18 Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM WOMEN. WOODS. WINE. Candle Making
Sip some wine and make a candle just like the pioneers!
Programs Henry Oakland Mills Nature Center
Aug 18 Thursday 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Evening Prairie Walks
Join Dr. Thomas Rosburg on monthly prairie walks at the largest prairie remnant in Story County.
Programs Story Doolittle Prairie
Aug 18 Thursday 8:30 PM Nocturnal Scavenger Hunt
Grab your flashlight and family and head out to the GrimesFarm for a nocturnal scavenger hunt.
Special Events Marshall Grimes Farm
Aug 19 - Sep 2 Friday IOWA MAMMALS SELF-GUIDED HIKE At the Park Back to Basics 2022
Hike at your own pace and have some fun along the way!
Programs Henry Oakland Mills Nature Center
Aug 19 Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FULL: Wild Kratts Day Camp: Aqua Frog (Ages 5-9)
Learn how different animals have adapted to survive in harsh environments, catch prey, or elude predators.
Youth Camps Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Aug 19 Friday 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM EVENT FULL Dining on the Deck Fundraiser Event: 1950s Supper Club-inspired Menu
Superb dining experiences outdoors on Hartman's deck!
Special Events Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Aug 20 Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Wapsi through the Seasons: Summer Kayak
Come out to the Wapsipinicon River to enjoy and relax.
Programs Buchanan Three Elms Area and Access
Aug 20 Saturday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Breakfast with the Birds
Check out our annual Breakfast with the Birds program.
Other Location Cass Cass County Courthouse
Aug 20 Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Mushroom Foray
Come explore the fascinating world of Fungi! Exploding sac fungi, giant puffballs, delectable Oyster mushrooms and more- the world of Fungi is sure to delight the senses.
Other Location Louisa Other Louisa County Areas
Aug 20 Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Creek Walk
Creek Walk with a naturalist at McFarland Park!
Programs Story McFarland Park
Aug 20-21 Saturday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Nighttime Neighbors
Come over either day, Aug 20 or Aug 21 anytime from 1-5pm for Nighttime Neighbors
Programs Jones Central Park
Aug 20 Saturday 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Prairies of Jackson County Conservation Presentation
Join naturalist Tony Vorwald at the Hurstville Interpretive Center on Saturday August 20 at 2 pm-3 pm as he presents on these remnant prairies, their unique ecology, and updates on current management projects.
Programs Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Aug 22 Monday 7:00 AM Early Bird Hike - Bob Hay Conservation Area
Early Bird Hike - Bob Hay Cons. Area
Programs Webster Bob Hay Memorial Conservation Area
Aug 22 - Oct 3 Monday 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Yoga in the Park: Mindful Monday Mornings - 6-week series
Start your week off on the right foot (or the left!)
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Aug 22 Monday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Sunset Yoga
Take time to unwind as the sun sets on the outdoor plaza or the Great Hall of the new Jester Park Nature Center. The yoga class is perfect for beginners.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Aug 24 Wednesday 6:30 AM - 11:00 AM Building Better Birders Cruise
Master birder, Kelly McKay, will lead this free class for people wanting to improve their birding skills. Call 563-259-1876 to sign up for one or both!
Special Events Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Aug 24 Wednesday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Wild Child Nature Series August 2022 AM
Wild Child Nature Series is a nature based experience that will get your child exploring, moving, playing, and using their senses.
Programs Sioux Oak Grove & Big Sioux Park
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