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Hunter's Moon Hike

Oct 08, 2022 – 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

What is a Hunter’s Moon?
Take a walk on Huston Prairie to experience the full moon and learn about what makes this natural satellite special.
Great for all ages.  Pre-registration is required by calling 712-837-4866.  Meet at the Lost Island Nature Center.

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Waffle Breakfast Fundraiser

Oct 16, 2022 – 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Emmetsburg VFW

Cost:  $8 in advance, $10 at the door

Enjoy a delicious breakfast for a very good cause!
Dad’s Belgian Waffles serves up freshly made waffles, along with all the toppings, plus sausage!
Bring your appetite because it is all-you-can-eat!
Tickets are $8 in advance and can be purchased from any Conservation Foundation board member, or contact the nature center.

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Halloween Hike

Oct 20, 2022 – 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Lost Island Nature Center-Huston Park

Cost:  $1 per person

This fun Halloween Hike is great for kids of all ages!  Learn about some nature friends as guides with lanterns
lead you down the trail to meet a variety of characters.

Group hikes last about 40 minutes and depart every 10 minutes from the south picnic shelter at Huston Park beginning at 6:30 pm.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.  Refreshments will be served at the nature center.
Reservations are required by calling 712-837-4866.

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Wreath Making

Nov 19, 2022 – 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Come make a festive wreath to hang up for the holiday season.
This is a make and take event for ages 18 and up.
Cost is $10 to cover material.  Pre-registration is required by calling 712-837-4866.

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Christmas Open House

Dec 08, 2022 – 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Ring in the holiday season at the Lost Island Nature Center!
Local organizations and businesses will decorate live trees and festive snacks will be provided.
Don’t miss this jolly event!

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