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Friends of Nahant Marsh

The Friends of Nahant Marsh is a group of devoted and loyal volunteers who support the mission of Nahant Marsh through continued volunteer service.

If you enjoy Nahant Marsh, you may wish to consider joining the Friends of Nahant Marsh (FNM), a non-profit organization filled with dedicated individuals who donate time and energy to raise money, help at community events, and restore the Marsh. The Friends of Nahant also staff the education center every Saturday morning from 9:00 a.m.–Noon.

If you would like to donate your time and energy, we will gladly welcome you! To become a Friends member, fill out this form and email to nahantmarsh@eicc.edu You may also drop off the form on Saturday morning between 9 a.m.–Noon and meet the Friends! Please join the FNM at their monthly meetings (at Nahant) on the last Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m.*

 

 

Upcoming Events

Beginning Birding

Beginning Birding

Oct 20, 2018 7:00am - 9:30am

Learn how to identify birds and their habitats with expert ornithologist Kelly McKay. Kelly lead birding tours to various areas of Nahant Marsh. Participants...

October Homeschool

October Homeschool

Oct 26, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00am

Nahant Marsh Education Center provides a monthly education program specifically geared towards homeschool children in grades K-8th. Students are split...

Breakfast Nature Club

Breakfast Nature Club

Nov 2, 2018 8:00am - 9:00am

Learn the secret life of Iowa's wildlife during this monthly class at Nahant Marsh. Each month we will explore the characteristics and adaptations of...

Nature Hike

Nature Hike

Nov 3, 2018 9:00am - 10:00am

DCIM100MEDIA Join a Naturalist for a guided hike along the trails at the Marsh....

Nature Hike

Nature Hike

Dec 1, 2018 9:00am - 10:00am

DCIM100MEDIA Join a Naturalist for a guided hike along the trails at the Marsh....

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Hours

The Education Center is open
M-F: 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Saturdays 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Trails are open daily from sunrise to sunset.

If the main gate is locked, trails are accessible from the front parking lot. Look for the opening in the fence near the kiosk.