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Feb 23 Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Winter Survival
This program is designed for families to learn about the basic needs of winter survival. We will start off inside and then spend some time outside with a fire and shelter building challenge!
Programs Clinton Rock Creek Marina & Campground
Feb 23 Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Family Ice Fishing Clinic
Public Ice Fishing/Snowshoe Clinic sponsored by the Sioux County Conservation Board on Saturday, Feb 23 from 10am-noon. No equipment needed. Instruction, bait, and holes provided.
Programs Sioux Big Sioux Recreation Area
Feb 23 Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Antler Shed Hunt
Learn tips on finding shed antlers and then head outside to find sheds that have been hidden around the park just for you!
Programs Polk Thomas Mitchell Park
Feb 24 Sunday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Bald Eagle Watch
Stop by the Saylorville Visitor’s Center to learn about the bald eagle, then venture outside to view them in their natural habitat. Jester Park Lodge will host a live eagle used for education.
Special Events Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Feb 24 Sunday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Snowshoe Hike at Laura and Skinny Schlesselman Wildlife Area
Join us on a snowshoe hike around one of our many properties, Laura and Skinny Schlesselman Wildlife Area
Programs Iowa Laura and Skinny Schlesselman Wildlife Area
Feb 24 Sunday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Kayaking Session at Bender Pool
Practice your roll in the pool!
Other Location Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Feb 25 Monday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Lime Creek Littles - Groundhog Day
February is the month for Groundhog’s special day!
Programs Cerro Gordo Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
Feb 25 Monday 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM OWLS (Older Wiser Livelier Souls) - Owl Chat
Join a Naturalist to learn all about Buchanan County Parks. Each OWLS program will meet at a different park each month.
Programs Buchanan Fontana Park
Feb 26 Tuesday 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Big Grove For Good Fundraising Night
Help us raise money for our Idaho Wilderness Trek scholarship fund!
Special Events Johnson JOHNSON COUNTY EDUCATION PROGRAMS
Feb 26 Tuesday 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Another Snowshoe Hike
UPDATE, UPDATE: The reschedule is here! We have rescheduled the original "Another Snowshoe Hike" to 2/26/19 from 6-7:30pm. See you there!!
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Feb 26 Tuesday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Owl Prowl
Wildlife rehabilitator, Beth Brown, will provide a program on Owls featuring a live Barred Owl. Following her presentation, there will be a short owl calling hike.
Programs Madison Pammel State Park
Feb 27 Wednesday 2:00 PM Weaving Class for Youth
Children will have fun learning the art of weaving and will be able to take home a place mat that they create!
Programs Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Feb 27 Wednesday 7:00 PM 49 State Highpoints
Clayton County Conservation is pleased to host Don Smalley for a special presentation on his amazing journey to the highest point in 49 of 50 states.
Programs Clayton Osborne Park
Feb 28 Thursday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Nestling Naturalists
Nestling Naturalists is a program designed for ages 0 - 4. Each program runs about an hour and will have a new story and activity each time!
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Feb 28 Thursday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Wild Times at Lime Creek
Come and join our winter naturalist intern for some outdoor fun.
Programs Cerro Gordo Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
Feb 28 Thursday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Open Range Night February 28, 2019
Indoor archery and BB gun ranges open to public on Thursday January 17- March 14 from 6- 8 pm. Fees applied.
Special Events Sioux Sandy Hollow Recreation Area
Feb 28 Thursday 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Community Conservation Workshop: Eco-tips for saving money, energy, & resources!
This FREE Community Conservation Workshop will provide information on ways to save money while being more energy and resource efficient in and around the home. Speakers & booths from 9 conservation agencies! Hosted at Waterloo Center for the Arts.
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Feb 28 Thursday 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Book Worms
Join our book club with Naturalist Heidi Anderson to discuss The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohllenben.
Programs Polk Polk County Education Programs
Mar 1 - May 31 Friday "DING" DARLING: ONE MAN, MANY VISIONS
An exhibit of artwork and personal memorabilia celebrating the many facets and achievements of Jay N. "Ding" Darling.
Special Events Buchanan Fontana Park
Mar 1 Friday March 1: Stub Gray Shooting Range reopens March 1.
March 1: Stub Gray Shooting Range reopens March 1.
Other Location Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
Mar 1 Friday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Ecology - Home School
Ecology - Discover the ways that living organisms cooperate and even depend on each other to survive. Explore food chains, food webs, & more.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Mar 1 Friday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Campfire Building and Survival - Home School
Campfire Building and Survival - Learn some tips and tricks on how to build a good campfire with a variety of materials. We will practice building a fire and learn some additional wilderness survival strategies.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Mar 1 Friday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Ecology - Home School (1-2:30)
Ecology - Discover the ways that living organisms cooperate and even depend on each other to survive. Explore food chains, food webs, & more.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Mar 2 Saturday 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Zen in Nature
Fabulous way to start the day with a full dose of Zen in nature!
Programs Woodbury Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
Mar 2 Saturday 8:00 AM Frosty Buns Race Series: The Sticky Stride
Come and join us to burn some calories before Maple Syrup Festival!
Special Events Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
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