NOTICE: In-Person Events Limited Due to COVID

In-person MDC events and programs at our nature centers, shooting ranges, and other locations around the state are limited due to COVID-19 considerations. MDC is offering new online programs that allow people to attend virtually. Please check our class listings to see what classes are limited, in-person classes or virtual classes.

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Register by October 22

Date: Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: Andy Dalton Shooting Range

Join us for part 2 of this virtual program and learn the basics of hunting the whitetail deer. We will cover scouting, setup, taking the shot and much more.

Register by October 29

Date: Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Location: Virtual

Learn the steps necessary to process a deer yourself. We will discuss the field dressing process and demonstrate how to skin and butcher a deer in simple easy steps with minimum equipment. You'll learn tips on how to make sure your wild game is the best quality possible.

*You will receive a WebEx email invite from our Event Management System 24 hours in advance of the program. Be sure to check your junk email for this link if you do not receive it in your inbox. Please register each person attending individually, even if you all will be on one computer.

Questions? Call (417) 895-6881 x1644
Instructors: Greg Collier & Steven Govero

Register by December 12

Date: Saturday, December 12, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am

Location: Virtual

Virtual Program: This clinic gives families an opportunity to learn about the skills necessary to hunt Rabbits. Topics include safety, rules and regulations, hunting methods, hunting techniques, as well as how to care and process for harvested game.

Register by December 19

Date: Saturday, December 19, 2020 - 8:30am to 9:30am

Location: Virtual

Online Virtual Program: Are your children interested in shooting, but you need help getting started? Air rifle is one of the safest ways to start the youth off in shooting safely. We will cover the basic safety of a firearm, fundamentals of shooting and other youth programs available. This will be a fun and safe way for children and their parents to learn and enjoy shooting together.

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