Category Archive for "Fundraising"

Indian Creek Nature Center receives $1 million gift upon sale of land and protects 27 acres

Lindsey Flannery

3/14/17 Indian Creek Nature Center is pleased to announce a $1 million gift as proceeds from the sale of eight acres of land located along Highway 100 and First Avenue. The sale was completed today between Ryan Companies and Indian…

Giving Tuesday

Lindsey Flannery

   Help us get kids outside! After Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday comes Giving Tuesday, an international day of giving taking place on November 29. #GivingTuesday is an opportunity to show your support for organizations and causes that you…

Get tickets for Soup’s On!

Lindsey Flannery

Thursday, October 6, 5-7 PM  Please join the Nature Center Guild for a brand new event in Amazing Space! The “Soup’s On” soup supper, taking place on Thursday, October 6 from 5-7 PM, will feature several signature soups with bread, relishes,…

Farm-to-Table Dinner at Grand Opening

Lindsey Flannery
SOLD OUT – Thank you for your interest. Watch for new Farm-to-Table dinners in the future! Thursday, September 15 6 p.m. social hour, 7 p.m. dinner $100 per person, 21 and over please Ticket sales open on July 1 at 10...

Non-resident deer tag auction set for August 10-13, 2015

Lindsey Flannery

If you live outside of Iowa, this is your chance to hunt Iowa Whitetail deer! Indian Creek Nature Center and the Iowa DNR are again teaming up to offer a 2015-2016 Iowa Non-Resident Deer Tag to the highest bidder. The winner,…

Membership—What do you “get”

Indian Creek Nature Center

We’re wrapping up Membership Month at the Nature Center, but that by no means means we’re done accepting members! You can become a member of the Nature Center anytime of the year…we just concentrate on new memberships and renewals during…

Salute to the Guild!

Indian Creek Nature Center

We have a wonderful group of volunteers who put together two of our largest fundraisers of the year – Nature’s Noel in December and the Plant Sale in May. These (mostly) ladies put months and months of planning into these…

The rain barrel wrap up… or is it?

Indian Creek Nature Center

Unless you were asleep (or otherwise busy with your fabulous life), you probably know that we sold and distributed quite a few rain barrels this spring – 600 to be exact! The rain barrel sale was a fundraiser, but more…

Plant Sale Saturday, May 1st!

Indian Creek Nature Center

Come one, come all! The Nature Center’s spring plant sale is Saturday, May 1st from 9 AM until Noon! Vendors from around the area and our own fund-raising group (The Guild) will be offering native plants and seeds, perennials, herbs…

Meet Moby.

Indian Creek Nature Center

Meet Moby, the Nature Center‘s new best friend! This 65-gallon rain barrel is made of sturdy recycled plastic and is a key player in ICNC’s new watershed initiative. By the second anniversary of the 2008 flood, we hope to have…