Toddler Tales Program

book iconBring your little one to learn about nature through stories, crafts, and outdoor adventures.

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Homeschool Program

boot iconNature-based lessons for grades K-9 are offered monthly onsite or as scheduled.

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Adult Education

earth iconNahant Marsh offers a variety of classes and workshops for the adult learner.

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Autumn Fest

autumnfest2016In the crisp autumn air, there is no better place to watch the sunset than Nahant Marsh! Join us at Autumn Fest on Thursday, October 6 from 5-8 p.m. as we celebrate Nahant Marsh’s 16th Birthday. We’ll have live music from local favorite, Ellis Kell as well as William Borg Schmitt; guided night hikes on our trails; hayrides; meet and greets with our snakes and turtles; an all-ages nature-themed pumpkin carving/decorating contest; food; beer samples; and, (weather permitting) marshmallow roasting at the fire pit.

Everything is included for $5 per person, if paid in advance –or- $10 per person at the door. This event is free for Nahant Marsh Members.

Click here for more information and to register.

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Trivia Night- Pay Early and Save

Receive $10 off your table of 8 if registered and paid by October 6. Instead of $80, you’ll only pay $70! Click here to get the deal or call 563.336.3374.

Doors will open at 6 p.m. and trivia will begin at 7 p.m. A cash bar will be available but you are encouraged to bring your own snacks. There will also be a great selection of silent auction items… bid early and often to ensure you get to take home your favorites!

Get discounted program fees! Show your support for Nahant Marsh by becoming a member. Click for details

Nahant Marsh

LogoThe Mission of Nahant Marsh Education Center is to preserve and enhance the ecological integrity of the marsh and to foster wonder, appreciation, interaction, and stewardship of the natural world through education.


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Nahant Marsh

4220 Wapello Ave.
Davenport, IA 52802