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Dr. Katherine McCarville to visit Motor Mill

May 2nd, 2019 Jenna Pollock June 1st at 1:00 p.m. Join Dr. Katherine McCarville, Upper Iowa University Associate Professor of Geosciences, to talk about Geology at Motor Mill.  

Motor Mill Ethnobotany Hike

May 2nd, 2019 Jenna Pollock Friday, May 24th at 5:00 PM Motor Mill Historic Site Ethnobotany is the study of plants and their uses throughout history. Join Naturalist Abbey Harkrader hiking the Motor Mill trail to learn about identification and historic uses of Motor Mill's plant species. This hike will explore the Motor Mill Trail in search of unique plants found…

Visit the Mill 2019 Events

April 10th, 2019 mmf member Come "Visit the Mill 2019" for some special events including: Native plant identification and plant walk Traditional plant uses hike Tree identification hike Stone ground breads sampling James O Crosby stopping by Dr. Kathrine McCarville from UIU for a geology chat Let us know which ones you are most interested in attending and best times…

Got time…share some with us this summer!

February 26th, 2019 mmf member Hello friends of Motor Mill! In the depth of cold and snow, choose to think spring and summer! The Motor Mill Foundation cordially invites you to consider these questions: * Do you enjoy time by a peaceful river? * Are you curious about Iowa history? * Is giving back to your local community something you…

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