Toddler Time: May 2024

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA, United States

Geared for youth 2-4 years of age and an adult. Explore the great outdoors alongside your child! We will be doing a short introduction before heading out on a hike. This children’s nature program is geared for children who are 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Warbler Walk

Cedar View Trail 2164 South 32nd, Fairfield, IA

Join Therese Cummiskey and Austin Roe for a great morning of birding along the Cedar View Trail. Hike along the Cedar View Trail to witness some of the spring migrants that utilize Jefferson County as their stopover or summer homes! The hike will be starting at the Cedar View Trail East entrance.

Free

Caterpillar Camp

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Online Registration Begins May 1st at 6:00am May 28-31 9:00am-11:30am Jefferson County Park Nature Center Must have completed at least one year of Pre-School Cost: $40 Pre-Registration Required Experience nature in a hands-on way this summer as your youngster explores our natural world! Camp features nature exploration, hiking, games, crafts, and other hands-on activities for […]

$40

Tadpole Camp

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Online Registration Begins May 1st at 6:00am June 4-7 1:00-4:00pm Jefferson County Park Nature Center Entering 1st-2nd Grade Cost: $40 Pre-Registration Required Campers will explore the life cycle of various animals during the week. Camp features nature exploration, hiking, games, crafts, and other hands-on activities. Included in the camp fee of $40 are snacks and […]

$40

Yaks & Ciders

Pleasant Lake Pleasant Plain Road, Fairfield, IA, United States

Grab some friends and come out for some 'yaking on Pleasant Lake. Afterwards, you are invited to a stop out to Fishback & Stephenson’s Cider House for a free welcome cider to anyone over 21. Participants can kayak around the lake during the two-hour window. Kayaks are first come, first serve. Participants 18 and under […]

Free

Nature Detectives

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Online Registration Begins May 1st at 6:00am June 18-21 9:00am-12:00pm Jefferson County Park Nature Center Entering 2nd-3rd Grade Cost: $40 Pre-Registration Required Campers become detectives as they answer the question, which animal has been here! Camp features nature exploration, hiking, games, crafts, and other hands-on activities. Included in the $40 camp fee are snacks and […]

$40

Wild About Water

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA, United States

Online Registration Begins May 1st at 6:00am June 25-28 9:00am-12:00pm Jefferson County Park Nature Center Entering 3rd-4th Grade Cost: $45 Pre-Registration Required- Entering 3rd-4th Grade Splish, Splash! Campers will learn about the water cycle, watersheds, and how water moves while testing water in different areas around the park. Water will come alive through hands on experiments […]

$45

Fishing Camp 2024

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Register Here July 1-3; 9:00am-2:00pm Registration Fee: $50 Pre-Registration Required-Entering 4th-6th Grade Campers will learn to rig their own pole, bait their hook, take their catch off the line, and identify the fish! The final day of camp will include a fieldtrip to a surprise fishing location. Included in the $45 camp fee are snacks […]

$50

Best of the Best 2024

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Online Registration Begins May 1st at 6:00am July 9-10; 9:00am-2:00pm July 11 (4:00pm)-July 12 (9:00am) Jefferson County Park Nature Center Entering 5th-6th Grade Cost: $50 Pre-Registration Required If you like non-stop action and a whole lot of fun, this camp is for you! We have combined all the favorite activities into one camp which will […]

$50

Habitat Rangers

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA, United States

Online Registration Begins May 1st at 6:00am July 15-17 9:00am-2:00pm Jefferson County Park Nature Center Entering 6th-8th Grade Cost: $50 Pre-Registration Required Campers, get ready to explore the different habitat types that can be found in Iowa and the wildlife that utilizes them! We'll spend our first day exploring tallgrass prairies. The next day we'll explore […]

$50