Pottawattamie Conservation Events

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Wild Wanderers at Arrowhead Park

Arrowhead Park

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 to Thursday, August 6, 2020
9:00am to 4:00pm
$75.00 per person, campers entering 5th & 6th Grade
Campers Entering 5th & 6th Grade

Campers entering 5th & 6th grade will continue to grow in their outdoor confidence as we work on advancing our skills during this 3-day camp.

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Homeschool in the Hills: Water Quality Monitoring

Arrowhead Park

Tuesday, August 11, 2020
10:00am to 11:30am or 1:00pm to 2:30pm
$3.00 per Child | Accompanying Adults Free
3 and up

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Monarch Migration

Hitchcock Nature Center

Saturday, August 15, 2020
9:00am
$15.00 Per Session or $75.00 For the Full Series
14 and up

Celebrate the life and legacy of Aldo Leopold during our programming series, "A Land Ethic Workshop".

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Cancelled

August Hitch Hike

Hitchcock Nature Center

This event has been cancelled due to continued concerns regarding COVID-19. Thank you for understanding. 

Experience the ever changing landscape of the Loess Hills on a guided hike through Hitchcock Nature Center.

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Homeschool in the Hills: Monarch Migration

Hitchcock Nature Center

Tuesday, September 1, 2020
10:00am to 11:30am or 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Children Age 3 & Over - $3.00 per Child
3 and Up

Area homeschool students and educators are invited to join us for a series of field trips to explore the world of citizen science projects.

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Ornithology 101

Hitchcock Nature Center

Saturday, September 12, 2020
9:00am
$15.00 Per Person
14 and up

Celebrate the life and legacy of Aldo Leopold during our programming series, "A Land Ethic Workshop".

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September Hitch Hike

Hitchcock Nature Center

Tuesday, September 15, 2020
7:00pm
Free with Park Admission
All Ages

Join us for one final guided hike of the season and view the early signs of fall in the Loess Hills

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The Science of Fall

Hitchcock Nature Center

Saturday, October 10, 2020
9:00am to 12:00pm
$15.00 Per Person
14 and up

Celebrate the life and legacy of Aldo Leopold during our programming series, "A Land Ethic Workshop".

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Natures Recyclers

Hitchcock Nature Center

Saturday, November 14, 2020
9:00am to 12:00pm
$15.00 Per Person
14 and up

Celebrate the life and legacy of Aldo Leopold during our programming series, "A Land Ethic Workshop".

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Winter Bird Feeding & the Science of Snow

Hitchcock Nature Center

Saturday, December 5, 2020
9:00am to 12:00pm
$15.00 Per Person
14 and up

Celebrate the life and legacy of Aldo Leopold during our programming series, "A Land Ethic Workshop".

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