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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Calkins Nature Playscape

Playscape

Thanks to the Hardin County Community Endowment Foundation, Calkins Nature Area now has the funding to build our Nature Playscape area. As pictured, this area will be built out of mostly natural objects such as logs and boulders. The ideas is to have a na...

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Calkins Nature Area News and Announcements
Posted on: August 2, 2021

Upcycled Art Contest

Recycled Can Tower

Pictures and a 250 word write-up documenting the materials used and inspiration are due by noon on Wednesday, September 1st. Bring your artwork to Calkins where it will be displayed and judged before Friday, September 3rd, at 4:00 PM. In...

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Additional Info... Conservation - News & Announcements
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Hunter's Education Field Day Course

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Hardin County Conservation staff will be hosting a Hunter's Education Field Day Course at Calkins Nature Area on Tuesday, August 31st at 6:00 PM. Registration for this seminar will be available through the Iowa DNR's Hunter Education sit...

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Additional Info... Conservation - News & Announcements