DIY Worm Composting

Letts Library 125 E Iowa St, Letts, IA, United States

Having a worm composting bin is a practical and fun way to reduce food waste in your home!

$25

Great Backyard Bird Count

Eden Park 17426 County Road X17, Columbus Junction, IA, United States

Join the Great Backyard Bird Count and help us survey the birds that are visiting the prairie at Eden Park.

Free

Maple Syruping – Tapping, Learning, and Tasting!

Dan Vogeler 27675 140th St, Columbus Junction, IA, United States

Are you curious about tapping maple trees to make maple syrup? Dan Vogeler is ready to show you how to do it! Join Louisa County Conservation and Dan Vogeler for an afternoon of tree tapping and syrup tasting. This family friendly event will be setup for you to come and go as you please. Dan […]

Free

Eden Park Hike-a-Park

Eden Park 17426 County Road X17, Columbus Junction, IA, United States

Put on your hiking shoes and join us at one of our favorite hiking spots. Winding trails through the prairie await. Plan on hiking 3 miles on mowed grass trails with some steep areas. BONUS - this is a Leap Day Hike! Hooray! Restrooms are available at the parking lot. Plan on bringing a filled […]

Free

Spring Break Picnic in the Park

Chinkapin Bluffs Recreation Area 14198 R Ave, Columbus Junction, IA, United States

Celebrate Spring Break by spending some time outside! Join the Naturalists and the box turtles for lunch at the park. There will be furs and skulls to touch and feel plus other hands-on activities. Bring your own lunch and drink. Snacks will be provided! Be sure to dress for the weather...Spring in Iowa can mean […]

Free

Cairo Woods Hike-a-Park

Cairo Woods Wildlife Area 9032 S Ave, Columbus Junction, IA, United States

Explore Cairo Woods on our March Hike-A-Park. Meet at the Main Parking lot off of S Ave. Plan on bringing a filled water bottle and dressing for the weather.

Free

Spring Break Picnic in the Park

Virginia Grove Recreation Area 20406 55th St, Morning Sun, Iowa

Celebrate Spring Break by spending some time outside! Join the Naturalists and the box turtles for lunch at the park. There will be furs and skulls to touch and feel plus other hands-on activities. Bring your own lunch and drink. Snacks will be provided! Be sure to dress for the weather...Spring in Iowa can mean […]

Free

Langwood Comes Alive

Langwood Education Center 14019 H Avenue, Wapello, IA, United States

Spring is all around! Let’s get outside and enjoy it! Hike, scoop in the pond, and/or watch the birds. Many activity stations will be setup for this free, fun, family event. Come and go as you please!

Free

Mother’s Day on the Marsh

Odessa Water Trail - Inlet Tubes

  Join us at Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge for Mother's Day on the Marsh! Prepare to see birds and other mothers as we leisurely paddle, viewing wildlife and listening to the sounds of nature.

$2 – $10

Indian Slough Wildlife Area Hike-a-Park

Indian Slough 12225 L Avenue, Wapello, IA, United States

Put on your hiking shoes and join us at one of our favorite hiking spots. Winding trails through the prairie await. Plan on hiking 3 miles on mowed grass trails with some steep areas. Plan on bringing a filled water bottle and dressing for the weather.

Free

Langwood Adventure Day

Langwood Education Center 14019 H Avenue, Wapello, IA, United States

Join Louisa County Conservation for a morning of outdoor recreation! This free event is fun for the whole family. Try fishing, paddling, pond scooping, BB gun range, archery, atlatl, environmental education animals, and more! **We are asking everyone to Bring your Own Filled Water Bottles. We will have some water available but we would prefer if every […]

Free
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