Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center

Kids, enjoy a morning just for you and the birds. Discover the excitement of bird watching in the tradition of the annual Christmas Bird Count. Experienced birders from the Ozark Gateway Audubon Society Chapter and local staff will lead mentored birding experiences. Remember to bring binoculars (if you have any), dress for the weather, and be prepared for an easy- to moderate-rated hike.

Birds

Registration required (ages 18 and up)
Come discover how Missouri Master Naturalists mix science with service. This orientation meeting is for individuals interested in joining the local conservation service chapter. Members volunteer at public events, conduct education demonstrations, participate in field trips and citizen science projects, and hold social events tied to a shared love of nature.

Special Event

Registration required (ages 18 and up) Another interest meeting will be held on Monday, January 6, from 6:30 - 8:30 pm.
Come discover how Missouri Master Naturalists mix science with service. This orientation meeting is for individuals interested in joining the local conservation service chapter. Members volunteer at public events, conduct education demonstrations, participate in field trips and citizen science projects, and hold social events tied to a shared love of nature.

Special Event

Join us as we celebrate the holidays with light refreshments and holiday activities for the kids. The Wildcat Glades Friends Group nature store will also be open for shopping, so you can find that perfect gift for the nature-lover on your shopping list. Stop by any time.

Conservation Families

Whether an experienced birder or a beginner please join members of the Ozark Gateway Audubon Chapter and help count birds for this exciting and fun citizen science activity. Data collected are used to help track long-term trends in bird populations. Meet at the Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center. Visit the Ozark Gateway Audubon Chapter on Facebook to find out more information.

Birds

No registration required (ages 3- 6)
If you’re furry, you don’t need to worry about a cold winter flurry. Want to know why? Then hurry to the education center for this program on mammals and their fur.

Little Acorns

No registration required (ages 3- 6)
If you’re furry, you don’t need to worry about a cold winter flurry. Want to know why? Then hurry to the education center for this program on mammals and their fur.

Little Acorns

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