Youth Nature  based programs will provide opportunities to discover the outdoors, have hands-on learning experiences, and explore natural history.  Each program will focus on a different topic during the hour and half long program. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Star Lab (2)

January 24

1:30 pm Prairie Heritage Center

Star Lab

Animal Colorations event with colored circles on the page

March 14

1:30 pm Prairie Heritage Center

Animal Colorations

Open Range Nights (3)

Open Range Nights

Starting May 9, 2023

Time-6:00-8:00 pm

Location: Crosbie Wildlife & Nature Youth Center

4270 Roosevelt Ave, Paullina, IA

All supplies will be provided, but you are more than welcome to bring your own. Improve your skills in archery, .22, and trap.

  • 5/9/23
  • 5/23/23
  • 6/13/23
  • 6/27/23
  • 7/11/23
  • 7/25/23
  • 8/8/23
  • 8/22/23
Animal Tracks and Sign information with fox tracks and birds tracks under a microscope image

February 7

1:30 pm Mill Creek Park

Animal Tracks and Sign

Summer Camps 2023

Summer Camps

Starting June 13, 2023

Time-9:00-11:00am

Location: Prairie Heritage Center

All Summer Camps will be held every other Tuesday and Thursday!

  • 6/13/23
  • 6/15/23
  • 6/27/23
  • 6/29/23
  • 7/11/23
  • 7/13/23
  • 7/25/23
  • 7/27/23
  • 8/8/23
  • 8/10/23
Summer Camps 2023 (1)

Come & Go Programs

Starting June 21, 2023

Time-9:00-11:00am

Location: Prairie Heritage Center

All Come & Go Programs will be held every other Wednesday!

  • 6/21/23
  • 7/5/23
  • 7/19/23
  • 8/2/23
  • 8/16/23
with a Ranger

Youth Event Wavier