Events

Christmas Break Event, Candy Cane Walk
Friday, December 30, 2022
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Prairie Woods Nature Center, Hawarden IA

Looking for something exciting to do over winter break? We will have live animal programs at 10am, 11:30, 1pm, and 2:30pm. You can pick up a map and instructions for a self-guided candy cane trail hike to find hidden objects followed by a candy cane treat and refreshments. You can view Christmas trees decorated by Sioux County classrooms and vote on your favorite one! Our gift shop will also be open!

Come anytime during the day, come and go as you please.

Wild Child Nature Series- January
Wednesday, January 25, 2023
All Day
Prairie Woods Nature Center, Hawarden IA

Attention animal and nature lovers ages 2 through 5! Our Wild Child Nature Series is a nature based experience that will get your child exploring, moving, playing, and using their senses. An adult is required to join the child(ren). No fee. Pre-registration required.

Monthly Topic: Tracks
Morning session: 10:00am-11:00am
Afternoon session: 1:00pm-2:00pm

Click here to Register online. Registration will open approximately two months before date. **If it is the day of event, please call 712-552-3057 to check for availability and register.

Wild Child Nature Series- February
Wednesday, February 22, 2023
All Day
Prairie Woods Nature Center, Hawarden IA

Attention animal and nature lovers ages 2 through 5! Our Wild Child Nature Series is a nature based experience that will get your child exploring, moving, playing, and using their senses. An adult is required to join the child(ren). No fee. Pre-registration required.

Monthly Topic: Groundhogs and Shadows
Morning session: 10:00am-11:00am
Afternoon session: 1:00pm-2:00pm

Click here to Register online. Registration will open approximately two months before date. **If it is the day of event, please call 712-552-3057 to check for availability and register.