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Wildlings: Impressive Insects

Thursday, August 5, 2021
9:00am to 11:00am Add to Calendar

Hitchcock Nature Center
27792 Ski Hill Loop
Honey Creek, Iowa 51542

Ages
Ages 3 to 5

Cost
$15.00 per person, ages 3 to 5

Students age 3 to 5 are invited to join us for Wildlings: Impressive Insects on Thursday, August 5th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Hitchcock Nature Center. Did you know butterflies taste with their feet? Or that most flowers cannot make seeds without help from insects. Insects are fascinating & have so many neat adaptations to learn about. Go on an insect safari & see what insects live in the forests & prairies. Discover their secrets & learn more about these tiny creatures that share our world.

Wildlings Camp is designed for unaccompanied campers age 3 to 5 who have not attended Kindergarten. Camps will be held at Hitchcock Nature Center from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. JAugust 2nd through 6th.

Cost is $15.00 per camper per day and includes park admission and all program materials. Online pre-registration is required as space is limited. Registration will open at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 1st.

Due to COVID-19 the format of this program may be adjusted. Please check back for updates.

Join us for some summer fun during Pottawattamie Conservation's 2021 Summer Nature Camps! Camps are offered for youth Pre-K through 9th grade with a focus on fostering an understanding & appreciation of Iowa's unique environment. Campers will experience traditional summer camp games, outdoor adventures, & skill building activities during these immersive, hands-on camps.

Please note, camps may be attended by students in the listed grades only. No additional additional students or parents please.

Cancellation Policy

Due to the material needs of each camp, we observe the following cancellation policy.

  • 14 Days (or More) Notice - 50% Refund
  • 13 to 8 Days Notice - 25% Refund
  • 7 Days or Less Notice - 0% Refund

To cancel your camp registration please call 712-545-3283 extension 1189 or email environmentaleducation@pottcounty-ia.gov.

*Camps with less than 10 registered campers may be canceled at the discretion of Pottawattamie Conservation. Camps canceled by Pottawattamie Conservation will be refunded 100%.

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2021 programming is sponsored by the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation.

The Pottawattamie County Conservation Board does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or other legally protected status in its employment, programs or activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Human Resource Director 227 South 6th Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501.

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