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Winter Fun Day 2019

February 2 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join us for an exciting day of family friendly indoor and outdoor activities, including snowshoeing, live animals, fur-bearers, and crafting activities.

NOTE: Registration is REQUIRED. Please call (563) 328-3286 to register your family and friends for this FREE event!

9:00 A.M. / 10:15 A.M. / 12:30 P.M. / 1:45 P.M. ~ Snowshoeing Tours – Snowshoeing sessions will be held throughout the day at the times listed above. Explore the Wapsi woods in search of tracks and wildlife on snowshoes. Fun for young and old alike. A limited number of snowshoes are available, so please call to reserve equipment. (Weather dependent.)

11:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. ~ Lunch – Hosted by the Friends of the Wapsi Center, please bring a pot of your best chili to share, and possibly win the coveted CHILI CUP! We will provide the dinnerware.

9:00 – 10:15 A.M. ~ Live Animal Program – Come discover some of our native wild creatures at the Eagle View Eco Center including reptiles, amphibians, and birds of prey!
10:15 – 11:30 A.M. ~ Animal Enrichment Workshop – Create some natural items to help improve our animal enclosures and enrich their well being.
12:30 – 1:15 P.M. ~ Backyard Bird Feeding – Make some bird feeders to take home out of natural and recyclable materials.
1:15 – 2:15 P.M. ~ Snow Science – Discover some snowy experiments and make a snowy craft.
2:15 – 3:00 P.M. ~ Fur-bearers of Iowa – Learn about some of the mammals and their tracks that inhabit our area.


February 2
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Wapsi River Center
31555 52nd Ave, Dixon, IA 52745 + Google Map