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Geology Camp

Come learn all about geology; it rocks! We will explore how geology is all around you, how rocks form, and how it has changed Iowa for millions of years. Campers will go rock and fossil hunting, play games, and make crafts.

Day 1 Meeting Location: Jester Park Nature Center patio

Day 2 Meeting Location: Yellow Banks Park Tent Camping Area


Session 1: July 9-10 from 9am-3:30pm

Session 2: August 3-4 from 9am-3:30pm


DEADLINE: July 2 for session 1, July 27 for session 2

COST: $90

AGES: 8-9 year olds 

Our top priority has been and will continue to be the health and well-being of the public and the staff. In response to the ongoing development of COVID-19, Polk County Conservation programs will adhere to social distancing, smaller group size, increased sanitation and facemasks mandatory while indoors.

Jester Park Nature Center, Summer Camp, Geology

Upcoming Times

This event is not currently scheduled.

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