Content tagged with "Twin Pines Conservation Education Center"

A Little Help From Our Friends

Twin Pines Conservation Education Center recognizes some of it many volunteers for outstanding service to conservation education. More

A Little Rain Can’t Dampen a Big Flock of JAKES

Next time it starts to rain on your outdoor activity, don’t groan prematurely. More


Barb Ostmann begins weaving her basket at a DNW workshop at Twin Pines
Barb Ostmann begins weaving her free-form basket made of oak, grapevine and cedar. the project was part of a Discover Nature Women workshop held at Twin Pines CEC More

Basket Weaver

Barb Ostmann with her free-form basket nearly complete.
Barb Ostmann nears completion on her partiotic free-form basket at the Discover Nature Women workshop held at the Twin Pines CEC. More

Braggarts Welcome

JT Barkley with his first buck
At Twin Pines, we’re trying to recreate the atmosphere and camaraderie of hunters at the check-in stations that were once so common in November. More

But I Don't Want It Under My Porch...

Black Bear at Birdfeeder
Wildlife can be fascinating to observe, but when nature gets a little too close, you have to think like a critter to solve the problem. More

Coming to an Inbox Near You!

Program notices for Twin Pines are now as close as your cell phone
New e-mail notifications for Twin Pines Conservation Education Center programming can keep you in the know. More

Cool Programs for a Hot July

It may be hot outside, but Missouri's only rural nature center has some pretty cool programs going on. More
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Dennis McSpadden and granddaughter Madeline

Dennis McSpadden and granddaughter Madeline serve up a taskty catfish lunch
Dennis McSpadden of Van Buren Missouri is joined by his granddaughter Madeline at This year's Heritage Day at Twin Pines conservation Education Center where they served up more than 500 catfish lunches.  Funded by the Missouri Conservation Heritage Foundation, Dennis is assisted by Tommy Smotherman, Twin Pines volunteers and the Forest Service Mingo Job Corp.  More

Discover nature at Twin Pines Heritage Day on April 13

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Mike Holmes demonstrates woodworking at Haeritage Day
Heritage Day events include demonstrations, music and an old fashioned fish fry. More