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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

Beekeeping Introduction

Beekeeping Introduction

Feb 22, 2018 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Discover the world of beekeeping and learn everything you need to get started on this fascinating hobby. Participants will learn how to assemble a hive,...

Homeschool Program

Homeschool Program

Feb 23, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Nahant Marsh Education Center provides a monthly program specifically geared towards homeschooled children grades K-9th. Each program includes a lesson,...

Invasive Species Workshop

Invasive Species Workshop

Mar 1, 2018 9:00am - 4:00pm

Invasive species threaten farms, preserves, parks, and even our backyards. In this workshop, experts share the latest tools and research and showcase how...

Breakfast Nature Club

Breakfast Nature Club

Mar 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 a...

Nature Hike

Nature Hike

Mar 3, 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.- Noon
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.