Fall Volunteering Events

By Katie on September 16, 2015 in Blog

Want to get involved? Check out these upcoming INHF volunteering opportunities. Please wear long pants and sturdy, closed-toed shoes. No experience necessary!

Saturday, Sept. 26

Scenic Views and a Seed HarvestDSC_3227_4x6

Help hand-pick seeds from the prairie while checking out the beautiful views in Northeast Iowa’s Heritage Valley.9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Perkins Prairie Reserve

Come to hear the history of the Perkin’s Prairie in Greene County, and stay to help hand-pick seeds. 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Friday, October 2. 

Meet us at Mathes

Join us just outside of Pella at the Mathes property. We will be harvesting seeds and removing invasive vegetation. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, October 3. 

Seeds and Cider

Spend the afternoon picking seeds and learning about the historic Marietta Sand Prairie–then round out the day with a hot cup of cider. We are offering a coach from Des Moines to the work site for this event. Reserve a bus seat with Mary Runkel at mrunkel@inhf.org. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Get more information about these events and stay up to date on volunteer opportunities at http://www.inhf.org/volunteer-events.cfm.