Join us December 21st from 8:00 a.m. to noon at Hitchcock Nature Center & explore many facets of winter.
Learn more about winter adaptations of native animals, discover the science of snow & learn tips & tricks for successful winter bird feeding in this informative program
Modeled after the classic work, "A Sand County Almanac" by naturalist & Iowa native Aldo Leopold this program series aims to follow the natural rhythms and timings of Pottawattamie County's Midwestern setting. Activities will provide students with a deeper understanding & appreciation of the natural world around them & include guided hikes, aquatic studies, guest lectures, sketching, journaling and more.
This program is intended for participants 15 years & over of all experience levels & all walks of life, no experience or prior knowledge is needed to participate.