Posts Tagged ‘evening event’

Family Nature Night kicks off during Winter Games weekend

Photo of child squirt bottle painting

The University of Okoboji Winter Games is all about enjoying the season outdoors. The first Family Nature Night celebrates the same theme 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at the Dickinson County Nature Center, during one of the area’s biggest celebrations of the year. “We’re going to be encouraging families to get out at night, in…

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Learn about the butterflies and moths found in Dickinson County

Photo of a monarch butterfly hanging from its chrysalis

Five families of butterflies call Dickinson County home, including 70 different species. But how much do you know about them? Naturalist Ashley Hansen will teach people about the native butterflies and moths of the Iowa Great Lakes area during the first program in the new Pollinator Education series 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, at the…

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