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Winter Iowa Senior Games
WHEN: Today and tomorrow
DETAILS: Go to www.iowaseniorgames.org/WinterIowaSeniorGames for more details about various events.
Monarch Habitat Workshop
WHEN: 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28
WHERE: Hurstville Interpretive Center, 18670 63rd St., Maquoketa, Iowa
DETAILS: Learn about monarch butterfly biology, beneficial monarch plants and best management practices for monarch habitat. Call the Jackson County Conservation Board at 563-652-3783 to RSVP.
Winter Fishing Tournament
WHEN: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, March 3
WHERE: Rock Island Conservation Club, 2421 Big Island Road, Milan
DETAILS: This tournament is open to club members and their guests. Non-members also may join the club the morning of the event to participate. Registration costs $10. Competitors will fish on ice or from shore if there is open water. Go to riccnews.com for further details.
Guided Nature Hike
WHEN: 9-10 a.m. Saturday, March 3
WHERE: Nahant Marsh, 4220 Wapello Ave., Davenport
DETAILS: Participants can join a Naturalist for a guided hike along the trails at the Marsh. Hikes are offered on the first Saturday of the month and give visitors an opportunity to experience the environmental changes as the plants and wildlife adapt to the seasons. Suggested $5 donation. Call 563-336-3373 for more information.
Hike No. 2,597
WHEN: 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 3
WHERE: Hennepin Canal Parkway, Big Island Road, Milan
DETAILS: Join members of the Black Hawk Hiking Club on this walk along the Milan section of the Hennepin Canal Parkway. Water provided; bring your own cup. Go to blackhawkhikingclub.org for more information.
Cabin fever day
WHEN: 1-4 p.m. Saturday, March 10
WHERE: Mississippi River Eco Tourism Center, 3942 291st St., Camanche
DETAILS: Students in grades 4-6 are invited to spend the afternoon outside, practicing archery, orienteering and other activities. Cost is $5 per student. Register at goo.gl/SeuYrj.
Hike No. 2,598
Bike Swap & Outdoor Gear Sale
WHEN: 12-3 p.m. Sunday, March 11
WHERE: The Village Theater, 2113 E. 11th St., Davenport
DETAILS: Time to spring clean and gear up for summer. All bike and outdoor gear welcome. Free to sell and free to enter. Contact Friends of Off-Road Cycling at firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP for selling space.
St. Patrick's Day Race
WHEN: Saturday morning, March 17
WHERE: Downtown Davenport
DETAILS: The 36th annual race will benefit the Center for Active Seniors, or CASI, in Davenport. Event features three races, including a tot trot, one-mile family fun run and 5K. Go to goo.gl/CEgsRm for more information.