Toddler Time October

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

Due to the predicted rainy weather, we are moving this program to Jefferson County Nature Center Geared for youth 2-4 years of age with 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 […]

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Homeschool Adventures October

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

Due to the predicted rainy weather, we are moving this program to Jefferson County Nature Center Preschool-2nd Grade: 10:30-11:30am 3rd Grade & Up: 2:00-3:30pm This monthly program is designed for homeschool students to explore the park throughout the year. Each month we will have activities for the two different age groups. The younger age group […]

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Fall Trail Drive Through

Whitham Woods 1893 Business Highway 34, Fairfield, IA, United States

Whitham Woods to Cedar View Trail Free Bring the entire family out to enjoy a portion of the Fairfield Loop Trail. The drive will start at Whitham Woods. Participants can then drive along the Fairfield Loop Trail before either choosing to follow the Cedar View trail to the west across the Highway 34 bypass bridge […]

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Toddler Time November

Lamson Woods State Preserve Mint Blvd & E Fillmore Ave, Fairfield, IA, United States

Meet at Lamson Woods 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.

Free

Homeschool Adventures November

Lamson Woods State Preserve Mint Blvd & E Fillmore Ave, Fairfield, IA, United States

Preschool-2nd Grade: 10:30-11:30am 3rd Grade & Up: 2:00-3:30pm Meets at Lamson Woods This monthly program is designed for homeschool students to explore the park throughout the year. Each month we will have activities for the two different age groups. The younger age group for preschool through 2nd grade students will meet from 10:30-11:30am. The older […]

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Owl Prowl 2024

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

Iowa owls are pairing up in January so we may hear romance in the air as we explore the woods at night. We will start by learning the different owl calls of our area and even do some practice calls, then it’s off for a short hike. Be sure to dress warm! There is no […]

Toddler Time: January

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.

January Scavenger Hunt Hike

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

Join Naturalis, Austin Roe, on a hike to find the missing items on your scavenger hunt cards. This program is free and open to the public and meant for kids of all ages.

Homeschool Adventures: February 2024

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

Preschool-2nd Grade: 10:30-11:30am 3rd Grade & Up: 2:00-3:30pm This bi-monthly program is designed for homeschool students to explore the park throughout the year. Each month we will have activities for the two different age groups. The younger age group for preschool through 2nd grade students will meet from 10:300-10:30am. The older group is for students […]

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Tap the Sap 2024

Camp Kyle Amphitheater, Jefferson County Park 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA, United States

Help tap a few Maple trees and gather sap! Come learn the maple syruping process from start to finish in this small backyard operation. Program involves a short hike. Please dress appropriately.