Homeschool - Nature Lessons

Join us for a season of learning at the Jester Park Nature Center. This program series will be delivered in a flexible format that is specially designed for homeschool students. These programs will immerse children and parents in the natural world and drive us to learn, discover and appreciate our environment!


DEADLINE: Two days before event

COST: Free

AGES: Recommended grades K-5


January 20 - Animal Adaptations

February 3 - Tree Detectives

February 10 - Rocks & Fossils

March 3 - Plant Parts & Seeds

March 24 - Food Science

April 7 - Insects & Spiders

April 21 - Celebration Earth

Polk County Conservation strives to host inclusive, accessible events and meetings that enables all individuals to participate. If you anticipate needing a modification due to a disability or have questions about accessibility, please contact us at 515-323-5300 or

Jester Park Nature Center, Ages 5-7, Ages 8-12, Ages 13-17

Upcoming Times

This event is not currently scheduled.