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Upcoming Events at the Nature Center

By Staff | Oct 5, 2017

The Palo Alto County Conservation Board and Foundation are sponsoring the following programs in October:

Saturday, October 21, 10:00 am. Lost Island Nature Center. Iowa Honey Queen Carly Raye Vannoy is traveling the state, giving presentations about honey bees, honey and beekeeping. Learn about the importance of bees and what we can do to attract them to our backyard. This even is co-sponsored by the Palo Alto Garden Club. Refreshments will be served.

Sunday, Oct. 22, 8:30 am-12:30 pm. Dad’s Belgian Waffle Fundraiser in support of the Lost Island Nature Center at the Emmetsburg VFW.

Tuesday, Oct. 24, beginning at 6:30 pm. Halloween Hike. Guides with lanterns will take you down the trail at Lost Island-Huston Park to meet a variety of wetland characters. Group hikes will last about 40 minutes, departing every 10 minutes from the south picnic shelter. Refreshments will be served at the Nature Center.