Polk County Geocaching Parks Challenge
To celebrate Polk County Conservation's 60th Anniversary in 2016, we are kicking off a Geocaching Parks Challenge! We want to encourage you to get outside and e…
Tuesday, September 27, 2016Nature Friends - Whooo's There?
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 differ...
Friday, September 30, 2016Stargazing
Turn your eyes to the sky to view the autumn constellations. Local astronomers will provide telescopes for viewing.
Monday, October 03, 2016Nature Friends - Turning Trees & Falling Leaves
Join a naturalist in a nature adventure! 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 different programs, each located at a ...
Tuesday, October 04, 2016OWLS - Brenton Arboretum
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...
Tuesday, October 04, 2016Superhero Spiders
Either you love them or hate them, spiders tend to evoke a strong response in many people. Come learn about these fascinating animals and how they perform superhero-like feats!
Wednesday, October 05, 2016Happy Hour Harvest
Join Polk County Conservation on the first Wednesday of each month on the Chichaqua prairie. We will be collecting seed from plants ready to harvest throughout the summer and fall. We will gather afterwards to cool down and relax with drink, appetizer and dinner specials Founders Irish Pub in Bondur...