2017 Speaker Series: Land Ethics @ Hitchcock Nature Center, Honey Creek [12 August]

2017 Speaker Series: Land Ethics


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12
August
16:00 - 18:00

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Hitchcock Nature Center
27792 Ski Hill Loop, Honey Creek, Iowa 51542
Join us for the fifth session of our brand new 2017 Speaker Series.

Thomas Dean is trained as a Land Ethic Leader through the Aldo Leopold Foundation & will be screening the Emmy Award-winning Aldo Leopold documentary «Green Fire». Following the film there will be a discussion about Leopold's land ethic. «Green Fire» is the first full-length documentary about environmentalist Aldo Leopold, author of «A Sand County Almanac» & an Iowa native.

The 2017 Speaker Series is a new programming series designed for teens and adults to provide them with an opportunity to learn from and interact with various authorities in the fields of conservation and environmental science. Programs are free with paid park admission and will be held at Hitchcock Nature Center on April 9th and then on the second Saturday of the month, May through October. Each program will begin at 4:00 p.m. and will last approximately 1 hour. After the presentation attendees may enjoy conversation with the presenter, a book signing, and refreshments provided by local vendors.

Space is limited to pre-registration is recommended. Click here to register in minutes online. mycountyparks.com/County/Pottawattamie/Park/Hitchcock-Nature-Center/Events/9483/2017-Speaker-Series-Land-Ethics.aspx

For more information please call 712-545-3283.

These programs are presented free of charge with paid park admission thanks to the generous support of the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation and a grant from Humanities Iowa, a state-based affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Free will donations are always accepted to support our effort to provide free public programming options throughout Pottawattamie County.

Participants must have a valid Pottawattamie County Park permit or purchase a $2.00 per vehicle daily entrance pass. Daily passes may be purchased with cash or check at the front entrance the day of the event. Annual permits may be purchased for $10.00 from staff at any of our parks or at the Loess Hills Lodge at Hitchcock Nature Center during regular business hours.

While this event is adult friendly it is not pet friendly, please leave your canine friends at home. Service animals are always welcome

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2017 Speaker Series sponsored by the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation & Humanities Iowa
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