Take a closer look at the beauty of the prairie and the unintended consequences of development.
Center for Prairie Studies
Play explores Emerson and Thoreau’s friendship and love of the natural world.
Grinnell College will host three outdoor performances of “Nature — A Walking Play” about Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau from Sept. 11-13 at the Conard Environmental Research Area (CERA).
TigerLion Arts will present the mythic telling of Emerson and Thoreau’s mutual love affair with the natural world. Grounded in the story of their friendship, the production offers a perspective on their lives that is strikingly relevant, richly complex, and yet utterly simple.
Four talented and experienced botanist-educators will be co-leading the Cyperaceae Workshop, June 12-13, 2015.
This summer, the Adult Community Exploration Series will again offer free short courses.
Register by April 22, 2015, to take part in permaculture workshop.
Rural sociologist Ben Winchester explores small-town leadership and the rural brain gain.
Chip Taylor, founder of Monarch Watch, describes ways Iowans can support the recovery of the monarch butterfly.