Please mark these events onto your handy wall calendar:
Note: All group program/meetings will be on the second Monday night of each month at Firstar Bank meeting room, 435 JF Kennedy Rd. (Kennedy at Wacker, across street from the main east side entrance to Kennedy Mall off U.S. 20 on Dubuque's west end.) Phone Dick Worm, editor, for more details.
September 9, Sunday
Hike at Interstate Power Woods, 1 PM on Old Davenport Road near intersection with Schueller Heights Rd. south of Dubuque. Bring clippers and don't wear shorts if you would like to help with some trail maintenance.
September 10, Monday
JFK, Firstar Bank
Program, 7 PM, "Berg Lake - Mt. Robson Canadian Rockies, Sierra Club Trail Work Service Trip", Charlie Winterwood. Meeting afterwards.
September 11, Tuesday
IOWATER, White Pine Group Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring, 10 AM. Help Charlie Winterwood and Dick Worm do the Biological and Chemical/Physical Stream Assessment of a section of Catfish Creek near the west end of University Avenue.
September 15, Saturday
Mines of Spain Fall Seminar
8AM Welcome then three 2 hour sessions beginning at 8:30 are available. See information sheet with this newsletter for details.
Support this event right here in our own spectacular front yard! Lots of topics available.
September 28, Friday
Forestry Field Day, Jackson County, Mensinger Tree Farm. 1-4 PM. 7.5 miles east of Hwy 61 on D61 north of Maquoketa. Carpool with Dick Worm. Deer and Walnut Management and Goat Prairies are among topics to be presented. Free.
October 6, Saturday
Hike to the Marching Bear Mounds, South Unit, Effigy Mounds National Monument, Iowa Rt. 76 north of McGregor/Marquette. Meet at the Monument Visitor Center at 10 AM. Bring a lunch (include some Mounds candy bars?) to carry. Carpool from Dubuque area.