Adult Education

Nahant offers a variety of classes geared toward adults. Some classes run for six weeks while others only a couple of hours. Ongoing and upcoming programs are linked to a page where you can get more info and register.

Education staff is also available to give group presentations (garden clubs, sierra clubs, church groups, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, etc.) on a large number of topics. Contact Amy at or 563.336.3373 to discuss fees and presentation options.

Upcoming Classes and Workshops

*To register for these programs and for a list of other educational classes, please visit our Events Calendar.





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Nahant Marsh

LogoThe mission of Nahant Marsh Education Center is to protect, enhance, and restore the Marsh through education, research, and conservation. Our vision is to foster wonder, appreciation, and stewardship of the natural world.


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Nahant Marsh

4220 Wapello Ave.
Davenport, IA 52802