Have you ever wanted to learn the basics about canoeing? Join the Mahaska County Conservation Board at the Russell Wildlife Area on Thursday, August 11th from 6:30-8:00 pm. On this summer evening program, participants will learn the basics of canoeing skills and safety. After practicing, we will test your new skills with some fun water games! This will be a good introductory lesson if you plan on going on the Canoe & Kayak Float on August 20th or simply want to try canoeing and have while learning.
All ages are welcome to participate in this free program. However, pre-registration is required to participate. Contact MCCB at (641)673-9327 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The Russell Wildlife Area is located at 2254 – 200th Street, New Sharon, IA 50207 which is 5 miles north of Oskaloosa on Hwy. 63 and one mile east on 200th Street.