Easter Lake Life Jacket Loan Program
Keep it fun and safe out on the water this summer! Opening Memorial Weekend, life jackets will be available at the Easter Lake Beach. The public is welcome to u…
Wednesday, July 29, 2015Nature's Story Hour - Talking Tails
Bring your picnic lunch, blanket and family for an hour of nature stories and activities with a PCC Naturalist. This family friendly program is free and all ages are welcome.
Thursday, July 30, 2015Bike HIke
Enjoy a leisurely ride with a naturalist on the new Mark C. Ackelson Trail. This ride is designed for families, so we'll make frequent stops.
Saturday, August 01, 2015Freshwater Mussels
For something that looks like a living rock, mussels have a unique life cycle and interesting adaptations to the environment in which they live. This will be a mix of classroom and field sampling (weather permitting). Those who want to get in the water to look for mussels should come prepared to get...
Monday, August 03, 2015Nature Friends - Frog Hop
Join a naturalist in a nature adventure for 3-5 year olds with an adult! We will explore a different nature topic each evening through stories, sharing time, guided exploration, and art activities. Snacks will be provided. Fee: $7/program.
Participate in a Park Passport Program. Attend five diffe...
Tuesday, August 04, 2015OWLS - Bears of Katmai
Looking for an excuse to get out of the house, make some new friends, enjoy a good meal, and learn about the exciting world of nature? Then join us! These programs are held the first Tuesday of each month. The nature program will start at 11:00 a.m. at the Jester Park Lodge. An optional luncheon fol...
Tuesday, August 04, 2015Reptiles of Iowa
Come and learn about Iowa’s reptiles. We’ll discuss the fears and myths that surround these scaly creatures people love to hate.