: This year - ™s Summer Discovery Camp will have a special kick-off event on Saturday, March 29th , noon to 4 pm at the Jones County Youth Development Center, 800 North Maple Street, Monticello. Summer Discovery Camp 2014 theme - Winging It - , Jones County Kindergarten through 5th graders will study beaks, claws, squawks, and wings - “ all kinds of fascinating birdy-things.
Blank Park Zoo from Des Moines is bringing an educational program on birds to Jones County. Reservations are required, sessions will be held each hour (noon-1 pm; 1-2 pm; 2-3- pm; 3-4 pm)with 50 participants per session. Please call the Jones County Extension at 319-465-3224 by 4 pm on Monday, March 24th , 2014 to reserve your spot.