Public Events

2019-2020 Event List

CCCB at Sundholm Environmental Center (Log Cabin) Clay County Fair 2019 Sept. 7- 15
Halloween Hike Oct. 5
Family Nature Club Oct. 24 6 pm
Fall Trout Release Oct. 26 12 pm
Family Nature Club Nov. 2 10 am
Winter Woodland Frolic Dec. 6 5-7 pm
Family Nature Club Jan. 18 10 am
Winter Trout Release January TBD
Earth Day Celebration April 22
Family Nature Club April 25 10 am
Wings and Wetland Festival  May 8-9

 

Annual Scharnberg Park Halloween Hike

October 5th, 2019 

The annual Halloween Hike at Scharnberg Park. 

Family Nature Club STARLAB Session 1

October 24, 2019 6:00 pm 

We know finding time to get outside can be tough and that figuring out what to do once outside can be even more difficult. Explore the natural world with your family. Register for one or all. Space is limited! Online registration required. Registration September 30th . Online registration at https://www.mycountyparks.com/County/Clay.aspx 

Scharnberg Park Trout Release

October 26th, 12:00 pm 

The Clay County Conservation Board and Iowa DNR will replenish Scharnberg Lake's population of trout. After the trout stocking, the lake will be open to fish by all individuals with an Iowa fishing license and trout stamp. The event is part of the Iowa DNR's Urban Lakes Trout Program, which is an effort to introduce trout fishing to more people across the state. 

Family Nature Club Session 2

November 2, 2019 10:00 am We know finding time to get outside can be tough and that figuring out what to do once outside can be even more difficult. Explore the natural world with your family. Register for one or all. Space is limited! Online registration required. Registration September 30th . Online registration at https://www.mycountyparks.com/County/Clay.aspx 

Winter Woodland Frolic

December 6th 5:00-7:00pm 

The Frolic features your favorite frosty- night activities: cookie decorating, lighted trail hike, wagon ride, and silent auction. Keep warm by the fire or with a hot drink. All proceeds from the Frolic will go to help create the vision of Oneota Environmental Learning Center. 

Family Nature Club Session 3

January 18, 2020 10:00 am

We know finding time to get outside can be tough and that figuring out what to do once outside can be even more difficult. Explore the natural world with your family. Register for one or all. Space is limited! Online registration required. Registration September 30th . Online registration at https://www.mycountyparks.com/County/Clay.aspx 

Earth Day Party

April 22, 2020 

Celebrate your connection to the Earth with play, plant, and pretend. Special Earth Day family-fun activities. 

Family Nature Club Earth Day Celebration

April 25, 2020 10:00am

We know finding time to get outside can be tough and that figuring out what to do once outside can be even more difficult. Explore the natural world with your family. Register for one or all. Space is limited! Online registration required. Registration September 30th . Online registration at https://www.mycountyparks.com/County/Clay.aspx 

Wings and Wetland

May 8th and 9th 2020 

To celebrate our unique ’prairie pothole’ region. Join FUN and FREE activities for the whole family!