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Education

Nahant Marsh Education Center, through the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, offers a wide variety of environmental education programming for people of all ages, including these signature programs:

Breakfast Nature Club
Field Trips and Tours
Homeschool

Master Conservationist
Outreach 
Summer Kids Camps
Toddler Tales

Did you know Nahant Members receive up to a 50% off discount on most programs and events? Click here to learn more and join the flock today!

Fields trips or private tours can be tailored for K-12, homeschool groups, camps, church groups, garden clubs, families, and more! Click here to schedule a visit with your class or group!

Check out our calendar of events for public programs, special events, and summer camps.

Please contact our Education Coordinator, Amy Loving, at aloving@eicc.edu or 563-336-3373 to begin your adventure today!

 

 

Upcoming Events

November Homeschool

November Homeschool

Nov 30, 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...

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....

Breakfast Nature Club

Breakfast Nature Club

Dec 7, 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...

Leopold Bench Workshop

Leopold Bench Workshop

Dec 8, 2018 10:00am - 11:30am

Add some flair to your patio or garden with a beautiful Leopold Bench. In this workshop, you will build your very own bench and learn about its designer, famed...

December Homeschool

December Homeschool

Dec 14, 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...

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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.