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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 20

Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm

Fall is coming! With it's cooler temperatures plants and animals will be starting to change and prepare for the next chapter of our Missouri seasons. Join us for a few 30-minute virtual programs hosted by our Runge Naturalists, each exploring a different aspect of our natural world.
*Registration is requested

Register by October 17

Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

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

Please make sure that your MDC account includes an accurate email address, so that you can receive a link to the virtual program. (ages 10+)
Registration ends 10/17 at 5pm.

Register by October 27

Date: Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm

Fall is coming! With its cooler temperatures plants and animals will be starting to change and prepare for the next of our Missouri seasons. Join us for a few 30-minute virtual programs hosted by our Runge Naturalists, each exploring a different aspect of our natural world.
*Registration is requested (All ages)

Register by October 27

Date: Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Learn how to make the right calls at the right time to attract deer closer to your position. We will discuss the different vocalizations whitetails make and what those sounds communicate to other deer. We will finish with calling scenarios in hunting situations followed by a Q & A session. You must register to attend and provide a valid email to receive a link to join the virtual program.

Register by October 26

Date: Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

This virtual program will help hunters ensure that they are keeping safety in mind, as they take to the field this fall. We will review the key components to be a safe hunter which will include the following: primary safety rules, safe loading and unloading of firearms, safe firearm carries, safe zones of fire, crossing an obstacle, hunting from a ground blind, hunting from elevated stands, and using a hunting plan. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions during the program. You must register to attend and provide a valid email to receive a link to join the virtual program. * Please note that this does not meet hunter education certification requirement's*

Register by October 4

Date: Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Participants will be making a Balsa crankbait at location of their choice through the convenience of Web-Ex programming. Materials and instructions will be sent to you prior to the on-line clinic. Some additional supplies will be needed. A list will be included in the packet. To participate in this clinic a device with internet capabilities to run the Web-Ex application is necessary .

Register by November 16

Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Participants will be making a Balsa crankbait at location of their choice through the convenience of Web-Ex programming. Materials and instructions will be sent to you prior to the on-line clinic. Some additional supplies will be needed. A list will be included in the packet. To participate in this clinic a device with internet capabilities to run the Web-Ex application is necessary .

Register by December 12

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

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

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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