Field Trips are free and open to the public. Meeting place varies and is noted in the schedule. Carpooling is encouraged and figured out at the designated meeting place and time. Some trips are accessible to people with disabilities.
Meetings are held at the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center, Room A, 220 S. Gilbert St., Iowa City, generally at 7 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
July 18, Wednesday, 8 a.m. Kent Park Bird Walk with leader Rick Hollis. Meet at the CEC.
Thursday, July 19, 2018 Summer Owl Prowl
Explore the nightlife of F.W. Kent Park! There will be owl call tutorials, ways to encourage nesting and population growth, owl artifacts, and a hike looking for evidence of our nocturnal friends. You must register for this event by July 12.
When: Thursday, July 19, 2018, 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Registration Deadline: July 12th
Register by emailing: email@example.com or call 319-645-1011
Where: Conservation Education Center F.W. Kent park 2048 HWY 6 NW Oxford, IA 52322
Leader: Magill Schumm, JCC Seasonal Naturalist
July 21, Saturday. Annual Butterfly Count sponsored by the North American Butterfly Association. We’ll visit Kent Park, Hawkeye Wildlife Management Area, Lake Macbride, and other areas. To participate, contact Chris Edwards at 319-430-4732 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
August 1, Wednesday, 8 a.m. Kent Park Bird Walk with leader Rick Hollis. Meet at the CEC.
August 15, Wednesday, 8 a.m. Kent Park Bird Walk with leader Rick Hollis. Meet at the CEC.
August 19, Sunday, 8-11:30 a.m. Hawkeye Wildlife Management Area for shorebirds and other early fall migrants. Meet leader Chris Caster at the parking lot on Swan Lake Road, across from Swan Lake. We will carpool our way around the area with moderate hiking at some viewing areas. Dress for wet and muddy trails and bring a spotting scope if you have one.
August 19, Sunday, Noon. Club Potluck Picnic at Kent Park’s Red Haw Shelter. Come after the morning field trip or just come for the picnic and social fun. Bring a dish to share and your own drink and table service. The shelter is handicapped-accessible and has nearby restrooms.
September 5, Wednesday, 8 a.m. Kent Park Bird Walk with leader Rick Hollis. Meet at the CEC.
September 9, Sunday. Annual Pelican Festival at Hawkeye Wildlife Management Area, 2564 Amana Rd. NW, Swisher.