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Conversations & Nature Book Club

  • 15565 118th Avenue | Indianola, IA 50125
  • Presented By: Friends of Warren County Conservation
  • Dates: 5/17/2022, 7/19/2022, 9/20/2022, 11/15/2022
  • Location: Annett Nature Center
  • Phone: (515) 961-6169
  • Start/End Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    Friends of Warren County Conservation will be hosting a bi-monthly book club. Simply read the suggested book & join us at Annett Nature Center for discussion followed by a creative activity related to the book. There is no charge for this program but participants will need to provide their own copy of the book.

    Please register at www.warrenccb.org/events by March 6, 2022 so we can have enough materials.

    Book List & Activities:

    January 18 - World of Wonders In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments by Aimee Nezhukumatathil Activity- Ephemeral ice art

    March 8 -Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and The Opening of the American West by Stephen E. Ambrose Activity-TBA

    May 17 - One Square Inch of Silence One Man’s Quest to Preserve Quiet by Gordon Hempton and John Grossman Activity-A Silent Reflective Walk in the Woods

    July 19 - Braiding Sweetgrass Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer Activity-TBA

    September 20 - The Lost Words by Robert MacFarlane and Jackie Morris Activity-TBA

    November 15 - The Home Place Memoirs of a Colored Man’s Affair with Nature by J. Drew Lanham Activity-TBA