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Winter Fun Day

February 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join us for a fun-filled day of winter activities. This is an event the whole family can enjoy, so plan to come out and discover winter at its best. A limited number of skis and snowshoes are available, so please call to reserve equipment at 563-328-3286. Hot drinks will be provided so please BYOM “Bring your own mug”.

10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. ~ Snowshoe hike and Cross Country Ski Clinic – Explore the wilderness via snowshoes or X-country skis. Participants will learn about equipment, proper techniques, and safety. Participants may bring their own equipment to participate. Please call to reserve available equipment, first come first serve.

12:00 P.M. ~ Chili Cook-off – The Friends of the Wapsi Center will be hosting this annual competition. Please bring your best chili creation to share, and possibly win the coveted chili cup! We will provide the dinnerware.

1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. ~ Wild Edible Workshop and Fire Starting – Join naturalists to learn about the winter wild edibles found in the area, or learn about primitive fire starting and make your own “fire buddies” to take home.

This event is FREE! Call us at 563-328-3286 to register your family today!


February 3, 2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Wapsi River Center
31555 52nd Ave, Dixon, IA 52745 + Google Map