Events and Programs

Promise Road: How the Lincoln Highway Changed America
January 2nd through February
Norelius Community Library
The Traveling Exhibit, Promise Road: How the Lincoln Highway changed America, will move east on the Lincoln Highway National Heritage Byway to Denison, Iowa. If you are interested in hosting this Lincoln Highway exhibit contact Byway Coordinator Jeanie Hau at


Promise Road: How The Lincoln Highway Changed America Traveling Exhibit

Best Practices for Pollinators Summit
February 27-29 2024 – online 
Learn ecologically sound land practices that promote pollinators, climate resilience, clean waters and lands. Practical knowledge and innovation on pesticide reduction, habitat installation, fostering soil health, pollinator biology, pollinator conservation, and more. Co-hosts Pollinator Friendly Alliance and The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.  ….More Info Here

Best Practices for Pollinators Summit

Landscaping With Native Plants – New Opportunities for Designers and Contractors Workshop /Incorporation and Maintenance of Natives in Projects
Wednesday, February 28, 2024 – Homewood Golf Course Clubhouse Ames, IA
• Rainscaping urban landscapes, looking at all opportunities • Types of practices and incorporation of natives • Case studies of a variety of project scales
• Installation methods, seed vs. plants • Set stage for more corporate transformations • ISWMM update
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Landscaping With Iowa Native Plants