News

Closure Update 4-6-2020

Apr 6, 2020

Sioux County Conservation Board campgrounds, shelters, cabins, Prairie Woods Nature Center and all park playground equipment are closed as directed by Governor Kim Reynolds.

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Closures of Prairie Woods Nature Center and Rental Facilities

Mar 16, 2020

The Prairie Woods Nature Center will remain closed for the next three weeks or as determined necessary. No further rentals of cabins or shelters facilities will be allowed until after April 27, 2020. You are welcome to come out and use the hiking trails to get some fresh air.

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March 17, 2020 SELF Program Cancelled

Mar 13, 2020

Program cancelled for March. Starting in April we will be hosting this program at either 9:30 am or 2 pm. We look forward to seeing you then.

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2020 Spring/Summer Newsletter

Mar 6, 2020

Find the link here for our spring/summer 2020 newsletter. You will find out updates on local parks, upcoming programming and summer camps, along with part time job openings.

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2020 Seasonal Summer Positions

Feb 24, 2020

Hiring summer positions for Front Desk Receptionist, Naturalist Internship, Registration Booth Attendants and Seasonal Park Technicians. Positions located near Hawarden, IA and Sioux Center, IA.

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Summer Naturalist Internship

Feb 20, 2020

Position Available: Full Time Seasonal Summer Naturalist Internship   JOB DESCRIPTION As a Summer Naturalist Intern, you use your talent and skills to impact public understanding and attitudes about nature and the environment! Assist professional Naturalists with planning and implementing nature interpretation, outdoor recreation and environmental education programs and media for a wide range of … Read more Summer Naturalist Internship

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Employment Opportunity

Feb 20, 2020

  Position Available: Part-time Seasonal Front Desk Positions (Possibility of Becoming Year-Round) Prairie Woods Nature Center JOB DESCRIPTION    The Front Desk Positions will be the first person that visitors interact with in the Nature Center. This person must be able to provide a friendly welcoming experience while ensuring that all patrons are acting in … Read more Employment Opportunity

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Weather Cancellations: 1/17/2020

Jan 17, 2020

Cancellations due to winter weather. Prairie Woods Nature Center will be closed on Saturday (1/18/20) and no Ice Fishing Clinic.

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2019/2020 Winter Newsletter

Dec 27, 2019

Check out what is happening in the county park system from opening date of Prairie Woods Nature Center announced, seasonal camp sites and much more.

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