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New Exhibits at the Nature Center

Visitors are enjoying new exhibits at the Nature Center, including an interactive digital kiosk, balancing challenges, a large tree and ...
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Musical Patio

Sounds around the Lost Island Nature Center have become livelier lately with the addition of the Musical Patio.  Kids of ...
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Lost Island Trail Paving

Paving at the Lost Island Trail extends the recreational trail around the lake ...
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Outdoor Classroom at the Marsh

Area students experience the marsh area by Lost Island Lake during their school field trips in May.  This group from ...
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EVENTS

Summer Solstice

Jun 21, 2019 – 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Summer Solstice

Friday, June 21st, 9 pm

Lost Island Nature Center

Cost:  FREE, Register by calling 712-837-4866

OR Register ONLINE at:  https://paloaltoccb.org/events/summer-solstice/

Please register so we know to expect you!

See the stars align in the night sky during the summer solstice.

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Sunrise Float

Jun 29, 2019 – 6:00 am - 9:00 am

Sunrise Float

Saturday, June 29th, 6 am

Meet at Lost Island Nature Center

Cost:  FREE, Register by calling 712-837-4866

OR Register ONLINE at:  https://paloaltoccb.org/events/sunrise-float/

Please register so we know to expect you!

Watch the spectacular sunrise on Lost Island Lake by kayak or canoe.

For ages 10 and up.

A limited number of kayaks and canoes are available for use.  If you need to use a kayak or canoe, you must specify if you need to borrow either a kayak or canoe when you register for the event.  Extra kayaks or canoes may not be available to use at the event if you do not register for them prior to the event, as there is a limited number of kayaks and canoes available.

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Kite Making

Jun 29, 2019 – 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Kite Making

Saturday, June 29th, 10 am

Huston Park North Upper Picnic Shelter House (on the hill by the swimming beach)

Cost:  FREE, Register by calling 712-837-4866

OR Register ONLINE at:  https://paloaltoccb.org/events/kite-making/

Please register so we know to expect you!

Make and fly your own kite!

 

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Bike Ride (Bully Bullhead Weekend)

Jul 05, 2019 – 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Bike Ride (Bully Bullhead weekend)

Friday, July 5th, 4:30 pm

Lost Island Nature Center

Cost:  FREE, Register by calling 712-837-4866

OR Register ONLINE at:  https://paloaltoccb.org/events/bike-ride/

Please register so we know to expect you!

Bike on the recreation trail around Lost Island Lake.  For ages 15 and above.

 

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Live Animal Exploration Hike

Jul 06, 2019 – 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Live Animal Exploration Hike

Saturday, July 6th, 10 am

Lost Island Nature Center

Cost:  FREE, Register by calling 712-837-4866

OR Register ONLINE at:  https://paloaltoccb.org/events/live-animal-exploration-hike/

Please register so we know to expect you!

Check out the live animals at the Nature Center and explore the habitats of live animals on a hike around Huston Park and Lost Island Lake.

 

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AROUND THE COUNTY


Board of Supervisors Meeting

The Board of Supervisors meet at the Palo Alto County Courthouse each Tuesday. You can find the Board of Supervisors ...
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