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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Monarch Release 9.17.16 at Nahant

Monacrh on Swamp MilkweedAs a second-year fundraiser for the Scott County Soil and Water Conservation District, Monarch Butterflies “sponsored” by community members will be released on Saturday, September 17.

The release will take place at Nahant Marsh Education Center, 4220 Wapello Avenue in Davenport, IA from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. This free family event is part of the TallgrassQC initiative and will begin with optional hikes around the marsh and educational Monarch activities.

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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!

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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