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Event Calendar

4/17/2021

Spring Hike

Join a naturalist on a lovely spring day for a walk in the woods. We’ll take a leisurely stroll thro...

Spring Hike Jester Park

Jester Park, Shelter #5

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Spring Hike

4/17/2021

Spring Hike

Jester Park, Shelter #5

4/18/2021

Shinrin Yoku - Japanese Forest Bathing

Explore the natural healing path of Shinrin Yoku or Japanese Forest bathing with Crystal Berkens or ...

Shinrin Yoku Japanese Forest Bathing Rooted in Nature Fort Des Moines Park Jester Park Yellow Banks Park

Jester Park, Shelter #2

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Shinrin Yoku - Japanese Forest Bathing

4/18/2021

Shinrin Yoku - Japanese Forest Bathing

Jester Park, Shelter #2

4/19/2021

Hike for Health

Why walk the mall when you can be enjoying the great outdoors? Hike along with this friendly group o...

Rooted in Nature Hike for Health Jester Park Yellow Banks Park Fort Des Moines Park

Jester Park Nature Center

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Hike for Health

4/19/2021

Hike for Health

Jester Park Nature Center

4/20/2021

Nature Journaling

Come learn how mindful observation of nature’s order can deepen our understanding of the self. We w...

Brown's Woods Rooted in Nature Nature Journaling

Brown's Woods

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Nature Journaling

4/20/2021

Nature Journaling

Brown's Woods

4/20/2021

Women in the Woods with Wine - Light the Night

Enjoy the sights and sounds of nature with a glass of wine before we light up the night with fire. W...

Women in the Woods with Wine Jester Park Nature Center

Jester Park Nature Center

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4/24/2021

Nature Metaphors

Learn about our own life story through natural metaphors in the wild. Explore the art of metaphor t...

Nature Metaphors Rooted in Nature Jester Park Nature Center

Jester Park Nature Center

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Nature Metaphors

4/24/2021

Nature Metaphors

Jester Park Nature Center

4/24/2021

Wildflower Hike

Join a naturalist on a lovely spring day for a walk in the woods. We’ll take a leisurely stroll thro...

Wildflower Hike Thomas Mitchell Park

Thomas Mitchell Park, pond parking lot

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Wildflower Hike

4/24/2021

Wildflower Hike

Thomas Mitchell Park, pond parking lot

4/26/2021

Super Full Moon Hike

Explore the wonder and beauty of Thomas Mitchell Park at night under a super full moon.

Thomas Mitchell Park Super Full Moon Hike

Thomas Mitchell Park, meet at pond parking lot

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Super Full Moon Hike

4/26/2021

Super Full Moon Hike

Thomas Mitchell Park, meet at pond parking lot

5/6/2021

Toddler Tales

Let your imagination run wild with this virtual nature-themed story time! Hear a story followed by t...

Toddler Tales Jester Park Nature Center

Jester Park Nature Center

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Toddler Tales

5/6/2021

Toddler Tales

Jester Park Nature Center

5/7/2021

Wild Night Life & Hike

Join us for a campfire program about the wild night life in Jester Park. A short hike will follow as...

Night Hike Jester Park Nature Center

Jester Park Nature Center

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Wild Night Life & Hike

5/7/2021

Wild Night Life & Hike

Jester Park Nature Center

5/15/2021

Nature Music Rhythms

Join us for a music therapy facilitated drumming class in the beautiful natural setting at Yellow Ba...

Yellow Banks Park Rooted in Nature Nature Music Rhythms

Yellow Banks Park, Prairie View Shelter (#1)

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Nature Music Rhythms

5/15/2021

Nature Music Rhythms

Yellow Banks Park, Prairie View Shelter (#1)

5/15/2021

Shinrin Yoku - Japanese Forest Bathing

Explore the natural healing path of Shinrin Yoku or Japanese Forest bathing with Crystal Berkens or ...

Shinrin Yoku Japanese Forest Bathing Rooted in Nature Fort Des Moines Park Jester Park Yellow Banks Park

Yellow Banks Park, Prairie View Shelter (#1)

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Shinrin Yoku - Japanese Forest Bathing

5/15/2021

Shinrin Yoku - Japanese Forest Bathing

Yellow Banks Park, Prairie View Shelter (#1)