Posts Tagged ‘donate’

Pollinator Paradise exhibit concepts released

Graphic of butterfly exhibit

The human-sized honeycomb crawler has been a hit inside Pollinator Paradise at the Dickinson County Nature Center. But this new interactive exhibit is only the beginning in the brand new addition to the Okoboji center. As fundraising continues, plans are moving forward for more children’s museum-quality exhibits that kids of all ages are sure to…

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Help fund family fun at Pollinator Paradise

Photo of stonework completed on construction project

We love pollinators at the Dickinson County Nature Center. And we want to share that love with you. That’s why the Conservation Foundation of Dickinson County is continuing to raise funds to complete the new Pollinator Paradise addition to the nature center in Okoboji. (See construction updates here.) Construction began on the $1.7 million addition…

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Pollinator Paradise: Hello flooring!

Photo of subfloor

This morning was filled with thank-you notes written to our dedicated volunteers as well as those who made recent donations to the Pollinator Paradise addition of the Dickinson County Nature Center. Honestly, I sat at my desk long enough, scribbling away, that I hadn’t really paid much attention to what else was going on around…

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Calling all collectors!

Photo of an antique fishing lure called "Lazy Ike"

Cardboard boxes. Steamer trunks. Plastic totes. Attics, basements, garages and closets are full of bins in which we collect items. Whether its stamps, crystal stemware or sea shells, most of us have a variety of collections that are hoarded somewhere in our homes or storage units. These are collections that we have worked on, spent…

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