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Soil Painting class offered April 22

kiley : April 17, 2015 2:06 pm : Environmental Education, Events and Activities, General Information, Our Parks and Places
April 22 is not only Earth Day but it is also a part of Global Soil Week, making it the perfect day to hold an art class using natural elements. Karess Knudtson, environmental education coordinator at the Dickinson County Nature Center in Okoboji, will host a Soil Painting class 6 p.m. ...
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Photography contest winners

kiley : April 16, 2015 2:25 pm : Environmental Education, Events and Activities, General Information, Our Parks and Places
Gavin Miller, Emma Dau and Robert Harding are the winners of the Dickinson County Nature Center’s first photography contest. Miller, 11, of Spirit Lake, took home top honors in the 13 and younger category; Dau, 18, of Spirit Lake, received first place in the 14-18 category, and Harding, 52, of ...
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Busy month at the nature center

kiley : April 3, 2015 9:36 am : Environmental Education, Events and Activities, General Information, Our Parks and Places
The Dickinson County Conservation Board wants to make sure that no one can say they’re bored in April. Join naturalist Charles Vigdal for a guided tour of the Spirit Lake Hatchery at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 7. See all the action as some of the most popular sport fish species are ...
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Earth Day Celebration April 17

kiley : March 30, 2015 10:59 am : Administrative, Environmental Education, Events and Activities, General Information, Our Parks and Places, Volunteers
When famed conservationist Aldo Leopold was a child, he loved to get up early and traipse to the local diner for breakfast with his dad. Then the pair would head off to a local marsh to soak in the beauty of nature while they waited for ducks to arrive to the ...
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Glenda Drennen exhibit opens in April

kiley : March 20, 2015 9:52 am : Environmental Education, Events and Activities, General Information, mobile, Our Parks and Places
“I paint for pleasure.” You can see Glenda Drennen’s love for art overflowing in her watercolor paintings. The LeMars artist will have an exhibit April-June in the eARTh gallery inside the Dickinson County Nature Center in Okoboji, and her paintings will focus on leaves. However, these might be leaves you haven’t seen ...
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Entries being accepted for photography contest

kiley : March 12, 2015 8:51 am : Environmental Education, Events and Activities, General Information, Our Parks and Places
Become a part of a new exhibit at the Dickinson County Nature Center. The Okoboji nature center is looking for beautiful digital images reflecting the connection between humans and the environment for its new Art & Nature photography contest and display. “We are excited to offer the public a chance to explore ...
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