Oct

01

National Public Lands Day 2018

On Saturday, September 22nd a small, but skilled group of volunteers led by Amy Rager, University of Minnesota Extension Professor/Extension Educator and Master Naturalist, participated in National Public Lands Day at Lac qui Parle State Park. They harvested prairie seeds from the park that will be used to increase the populations of these native plants at […]

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Jun

13

EVENT: River History Weekend – Geo Caching for Beginners

 Become part of the geo caching craze! Join us on Saturday, June 13th, as we offer a geo caching tutorial at Lac qui Parle State Park. Participants will learn how to enter coordinates, set waypoints, and navigate using a GPS devise. Participants will also search for geo cashes hidden within the park. 13 GPS devises […]

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May

23

EVENT: Stars of the Night Sky

  View the stars and planets of the night sky! Join local astronomy enthusiast and CURE member Joe Hauger as he leads us on a night time adventure. Participants will learn about the constellations, planets, and stars that blanket the night sky. No equipment or telescopes are necessary. All ages are welcome to join us. […]

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Aug

09

LEARNING OPPORTUNITY: Got Milkweed?

Laura Molenaar, educator from New London/Spicer and Wendy Caldwell, coordinator with Monarch Join Venture are going to present a program on Monarch Butterflies, including monarch biology and migration. The program starts at 10am with hands on learning stations following at approx. 10:45am including monarch tagging (weather and monarchs cooperating). This program is sponsored by Lac […]

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