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Strategic Plan Meeting

Forest Park Museum - Perry
Monday, August 7, 2017 ~ 7 p.m.

The Dallas County Conservation Board (DCCB) is in the process of updating their “Strategic Plan” document.  On Monday, August 7 at 7:00 p.m. at Forest Park Museum, located at 14581 K Ave., Perry, Iowa, a draft of this updated plan will be available for public viewing and input.  The public is encouraged to attend and provide input and comments to the draft.  For additional information call 515-465-3577.   

Hunter Education Class

Forest Park Museum - Perry
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 ~ 8 am – 12:30 pm

This Class requires successful completion of the online class section.
Please bring the completed certificate with you to this class.  Classroom space is limited: pre-registration is required.  For additional information call 515-465-3577.    

REGISTER ON LINE at  Go to Hunter Education – Online Registration - Education Programs


Dallas County REAP Committee Meeting

Forest Park Museum - Perry
Wednesday, August 9~ 9 a.m.

The Dallas County Resource Enhancement and Protection (REAP) Committee will hold a meeting on August 9, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at the Dallas County Conservation Board office located at Forest Park Museum, 14581 K Ave., Perry, Iowa.  The purpose of the meeting will be to elect county REAP officers and to review and sign potential REAP grant applications that are due August 15th.  All REAP applications need to be signed by the REAP County Committee Chair.  Any questions contact Mike Wallace, Director, Dallas County Conservation Board at 515-465-3577.

Fossil Fun

Voas Nature Area
Wednesday, August 9~ 9 - 11 am 

FREE - Bring the family out for a look at some of the wonderful fossils in the geology collection at Voas. You will also get the chance to do some hands-on activities including making fossil puzzles, learning how some fossils are made, and even searching through fossil matrix to find your own Iowa fossils to keep. Registration is required for this program. For additional information call 515-465-3577.   

08/20/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Not Included
08/21/2017 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM Not Included
09/03/2017 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Not Included
09/10/2017 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Not Included