Washington Evening Journal
111 North Marion Avenue
Washington, IA 52353
OTTUMWA ? The Wapello County Conservation Board will be offering Winter Camp at 1 p.m. Thursday at Pioneer Ridge Nature Area.
Wapello County Conservation Naturalist Annette Wittrock said because area students are out of school on winter break and ?going completely stir crazy ... We would like to offer you the opportunity to get out of the house for an afternoon and enjoy a little outdoor exploration and more.?
?We will spend a little time outdoors discovering winter survival techniques and homes of our winter residents,? said Wittrock. ?Then we will return to the nature center to warm up by the fire with cookies, hot chocolate and a movie.?
The is a camp for all ages so entire families are welcome.
Winter Camp is free, but registration is requested by 4:30 p.m. today to ensure treats are available for all participants. Call 641-682-3091 to register.