Monacrh on Swamp MilkweedThis time of year is the peak season for Monarch migration. In this program, families will learn about butterflies with a special emphasis on the Monarch including life cycle, food sources, and conservation. We will be tagging any monarchs that we catch.

September 9
10:00-11:00 a.m.
$3 Member, $6 Guest
No fee for adults accompanying children. This program is geared toward school-age children, but all nature lovers are welcome to attend.

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Guest $5.00

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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