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Practice in the Prairie returns in June!

The Nature Center’s signature summer wellness series is back!  Join us every Tuesday in June through September from 6-7 PM for free yoga and pilates classes at Indian Creek Nature Center.  Led by some of…

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Practice in the Prairie returns in June!

The Nature Center’s signature summer wellness series is back!  Join us every Tuesday in June through September from 6-7 PM for free yoga and pilates classes at Indian Creek Nature Center.  Led by some of…

How to Plant a Tree (Tips from Trees Forever)

Follow along using this handy flow chart from Trees Forever. So you have a new tree. Awesome! Before you do anything, always call Iowa One (811) before planting. Then… 1. Determine where you’ll plant your…

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