Upcoming Events & Programs:
Holiday Walk: Season’s Greetings
Thursday, December 7th, 6 pm
Osborne Park, Elkader, Iowa
As winter settles over Iowa, it can seem like all the icons of warmer times disappear–from flowers and leaves to insects and birds.
But under that blanket of snow and ice, the activity never stops. Come and meet characters from spring, summer, and fall celebrate Christmas with this fun, family-friendly walk. Make your reservation by calling 563-245-1516
This Land Is Your Land: A History
Tuesday, January 23rd, 5:30 pm
Osborne Nature Center, Elkader, Iowa
BLM, NPS, DNR, CCCB.....The alphabet soup of land management agencies tells a fascinating and powerful story, from hot-blooded politics to near-extinctions. Come and learn how we got here, and where we might be going with this primer on public lands history in Iowa and America.
Saturday, February 12th, 10am-3pm Osborne Park, Elkader, Iowa
Shake off the cabin fever and stretch your legs with naturalists from Clayton and Fayette counties. Attendees will have the chance to learn to use snowshoes and cross country skis at this clinic. Reservations required. Snowshoes come free; skiing will cost all of $1.00.