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Dec 3 Friday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Homeschool - A Forest's Feelings - FREE
Can trees talk and feel just like humans? Find out during this interactive story time and short nature hike through our pine forest.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
Dec 3 Friday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Kinder Nature- Streams and Rivers
Let’s have fun learning hands-on about streams, rivers, erosion, and more using our stream table.
Programs Jackson Hurstville Interpretive Center
Dec 3 Friday 3:30 PM Holiday Hiking Stick
Go on a festive hike this holiday season with a jingle bell hiking stick!
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Dec 3 Friday 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Winter Woodland Frolic FUNDRAISER
The Frolic features your favorite frosty- night activities!
Special Events Clay Oneota Park - Conservation Board Headquarters
Dec 3 Friday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Fireside Fridays
NEW THIS FALL: Fireside Fridays, kick-off the weekend with a good old-fashioned campfire, there's nothing quite like it! Come relax and share your time with others who enjoy the great outdoors just as much as you!
Programs Plymouth Hillview Recreation Area
Dec 3 Friday 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hickory Hills Holiday Light Show
Join us for our annual drive-through light show at Hickory Hills Park!
Special Events Black Hawk Hickory Hills Park
Dec 3 Friday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM MERRY-N-COUNTY CHRISTMAS
A drive through lighted display.
Special Events Marion Marion County Park
Dec 4 Saturday 10:00 AM Deck the Trails!
Let’s get extra festive this year and add some holiday cheer to our trails at Wickiup!
Programs Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Dec 4 Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Candy Cane Hike & Hunt
Candy Cane Hunt & Hike is for all ages. I hope to have a special holiday guest show up.
Programs Hamilton Briggs Woods Park and Golf Course
Dec 4 Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Nature Candy Cane Hunt
Join City of Spencer and Clay County Conservation Board. Bring the family and hike the park trails at East Leech Park together with the County Naturalist in search of hidden candy canes on trees, bushes, and logs.
Programs Clay Oneota Park - Conservation Board Headquarters
Dec 4 Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Candy Cane Hike
Bring the whole family out to hike the trails of the Annett Nature Center in search of hidden candy canes.
Special Events Warren Annett Nature Center and Park
Dec 4 Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Calkins Christmas
Christmas is coming up soon!
Special Events Hardin Calkins Nature Area
Dec 4 Saturday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM AMERICAN GOTHIC HOUSE CENTER GINGERBREAD HOUSE PARTY
Been to a party inside the American Gothic House before? Now is your chance!
Special Events Wapello Pioneer Ridge Nature Area
Dec 4 Saturday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM TIME SLOT FULL: Woodland Wonderland: Reindeer Visit! 4PM - 5PM Time Slot
NEW!! Come visit us at Woodland Wonderland! A magical holiday woodland right here at Hartman Reserve!
Special Events Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Dec 4 Saturday 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM TIME SLOT FULL: Woodland Wonderland: Reindeer Visit! 5PM - 6PM Time Slot
NEW!! Come visit us at Woodland Wonderland! A magical holiday woodland right here at Hartman Reserve!
Special Events Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Dec 4 Saturday 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hickory Hills Holiday Light Show
Join us for our annual drive-through light show at Hickory Hills Park!
Special Events Black Hawk Hickory Hills Park
Dec 4 Saturday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM MERRY-N-COUNTY CHRISTMAS
A drive through lighted display.
Special Events Marion Marion County Park
Dec 5 Sunday 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Laughing Yoga
Laughter is more than fun...it's therapeutic!
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Dec 5 Sunday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Kayaking Session at Bender Pool
No need to register here - show up at Bender with your $10 per person! Need gear? Call us.
Other Location Linn Wickiup Hill Learning Center
Dec 5 Sunday 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hickory Hills Holiday Light Show
Join us for our annual drive-through light show at Hickory Hills Park!
Special Events Black Hawk Hickory Hills Park
Dec 5 Sunday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM MERRY-N-COUNTY CHRISTMAS
A drive through lighted display.
Special Events Marion Marion County Park
Dec 6-10 Monday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Wreath Making
Kick off the holiday season by creating an evergreen wreath for your front door with Marshall County Conservation Naturalist Emily Herring.
Special Events Marshall GrimesFarm & Conservation Center
Dec 6 Monday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Homeschool Naturalists
We utilize core routines of nature awareness to connect kids to the land, themselves, and each other.
Programs Clay Oneota Park - Conservation Board Headquarters
Dec 6-20 Monday 5:15 PM - 6:30 PM Yoga in the Park: Embracing Change - Winter Session 2: Mondays, December 6-20 (3 weeks)
Yoga Mini Series on Embracing Change
Programs Black Hawk Hartman Reserve Nature Center
Dec 7 Tuesday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM OWLS (Older Wiser Livelier Seniors) - Plants to the Rescue- FREE
Plants provide our most basic resources, from food, clothes, medicine, shelter and more. In this presentation, learn about plants and the amazing resources they provide through the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden’s collections.
Programs Polk Jester, Lewis A., Park
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