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Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Location: Springfield Conservation Nature Center

Some of your favorite super heroes make a surprise visit to the nature center and come to the rescue in this action-packed Halloween-style hike. Expect a few surprises, learn a conservation fact or two, and laugh out loud as these unlikely characters save the day. Guided hikes will be led on a first-come, first-served basis with the last hike leaving at 9 pm. Other activities will take place in the building. It’s sure to be insightful, not frightful. All ages. No registration required.

Date: Friday, October 25, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Location: Springfield Conservation Nature Center

Some of your favorite super heroes make a surprise visit to the nature center and come to the rescue in this action-packed Halloween-style hike. Expect a few surprises, learn a conservation fact or two, and laugh out loud as these unlikely characters save the day. Guided hikes will be led on a first-come, first-served basis with the last hike leaving at 9 pm. Other activities will take place in the building. It’s sure to be insightful, not frightful. All ages. No registration required.

Register by October 26

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 8:30am to 11:30am

Location: Andy Dalton Shooting Range

Novice hunters can learn how to turn harvested game into neat packages of lean, healthful meat. This event covers regulations, field dressing, supplies, transporting, and techniques for processing deer.

Register by October 26

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 8:30am to 12:00pm

Location: Springfield Conservation Nature Center

Discover the joys of shooting one of the all-time favorite firearms – the .22 rifle. We will discuss rifle nomenclature, dominate eye, sight picture and alignment, breath control, trigger squeeze, shooting positions, and much more. Rifles and ammunition will be provided. Meet at the Nature Center and carpool. This program is for women only. Ages 14-adult. Girls ages 14-17 accompanied by an adult female are welcome.

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:45am

Location: Springfield Conservation Nature Center

Bats are one of the most misunderstood animals in nature. Go batty as we learn the truth about bats, how they survive at night, and why they are so important. Please no organized groups. Ages 3-6. No registration required.

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 11:15am to 12:00pm

Location: Springfield Conservation Nature Center

Bats are one of the most misunderstood animals in nature. Go batty as we learn the truth about bats, how they survive at night, and why they are so important. Please no organized groups. Ages 3-6. No registration required.

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