Saturday, March 25, 2017Geocache Basics - Canceled
Come learn the basics of geoaching and try finding several geocaches hidden just for you in Fort Des Moines Park. Pre-registration required; deadline is March 13. Fee: $5.
This class has been canceled due to low registration.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017Rain Barrel Workshop
A short discussion about ways to collect and use runoff water will be held before participants construct their own 55-gallon rain barrel. All materials and tools will be provided. Make sure you are able to transport your barrel back home after the workshop. Pre-registration required; deadline is Mar...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017Jester Park Nature Center Ground Breaking
Please join us to break ground on the Jester Park Nature Center and celebrate with those who made it all possible. Brief speaking remarks will be followed by mingling, refreshments and naturalist-led activities. For those unable to attend, we will be LIVE streaming the event on our Facebook page beg...
Thursday, March 30, 2017Book Worms
Join our book club with Naturalist Heidi Anderson for an engaging discussion once a month. This month we'll be discussing River of Doubt by Candice Millard. Pre-registration required; deadline is March 27. Fee: $5. To register, click here.
Saturday, April 01, 2017Build a Willow Garden Tower
Participants will build and decorate a free-standing willow garden tower up to seven feet in height (just be sure you can take it home!) The group will learn the fundamentals of construction and gather willow in the park. Be sure to bring appropriate footwear, as willow grows where it is damp. ...
Tuesday, April 04, 2017OWLS - South Georgia Island
Older, Wiser, Livelier, Seniors
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 Pa...