Upcoming Events

Summer Hours

Tuesday, April 1st
Heartland Acres will be open weekends beginning April 1st for summer hours.

Spring Hatch

Mid-April
Farm Animals return to campus in mid-April: Baby chicks, goats, pigs, calves as available.

Safety Day (***New this year****)

Thursday, May 8th
Heartland is working with Buchanan County ISU Extension and Outreach. Second graders from around the county will be educated on campus about: Grain bin, animal, ATV, PTO, Sun, Chemical Electrical Weather Water, First aid, home alone Safety top name a few topics.

Tractor Ride

Saturday, June 14th
Ride will go through Back Bone State Park this year.

Main Street Tractor Ride

RAGBRAI comes to Independence

July 20th – July 26th