Join us to learn about Missouri’s pollinating species! Recycling waste and making the soil rich and healthy, these dirt dwellers are the unsung heroes of the animal world! Late spring and early summer are busy times for birds.Join us to learn more about these fascinating subterranean squirmers. We will start in the classroom with a safety briefing and a trap shooting orientation. Volunteer Naturalist Myra Scroggs will help find common nesting birds, as well as some that are not so easy to spot, during this indoor and outdoor program. (Ages 6 and up) Come and learn about Missouri’s abundant reptile and amphibian species from snakes, to lizards, toads, and salamanders!
573.526.5544 Beginning Shotgun May 24, Thursday, 6-8 p.m.
(Ages 11 and up) This is an introductory course to shotguns that will cover shooting fundamentals, safety, actions, chokes, stance, and how to choose a shotgun that is right for you.
The class also will include live fire, including some patterning and clay target shooting.
Children ages 11-16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Recycling waste and making the soil rich and healthy, these dirt dwellers are the unsung heroes of the animal world!
Join us to learn more about these fascinating subterranean squirmers.
Visit the Terpstras’ website and blog: (all ages) Discover what's for dinner at Burr Oak Woods as the captive amphibians, fish and turtles enjoy their feast every Wednesday and Saturday.
For more information email [email protected] Pollination occurs when pollen is moved within flowers or carried from flower to flower by pollination animals, such as bees, bats, beetles, birds and more! Worms don't push their way through dirt, they eat their way!
This program is for more experienced shooters that have at least a basic understanding of shotguns. There will even be opportunity to meet some up close and personal. Handmade nature-themed cards are always a welcome gift and they deserve a beautiful folder in which to present them.
We will be making a generic folder which can be modified to fit your taste and occasion.
If time permits, we can make some cards to get you started.