Summer Night at Shoal Creek

Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center, 201 Riviera Dr, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

Drop by anytime during this event as Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center staff highlight Shoal Creek after hours! In August, there are many opportunities to learn about nocturnal animals, play board games, and explore the trails with a trailside discover table in a surprise location. All ages welcome. Free and open to the public.

Pollinator Workshop (Ages 10+)

Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center, 201 Riviera Dr, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

Learn about the importance of pollinators and discover how you can design and create pollinator plots on a small- and large-scale basis! Participants will also tour various pollinator and native plantings around Shoal Creek. Registration required; register at mdc-event-web.s3licensing.com/Event/EventDetails/186325. Free and open to the public.

Native Plant Sale

Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center, 201 Riviera Dr, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

Drop by Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center any time between 10:00am and 2:00pm to purchase native plants for your landscaping needs! Vendors will offer hardy plants native to Missouri and will provide information about the benefits of planting native species. You can also pre-order native plants and pick them up during this event. Additional details […]

Monarch Festival

Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center, 201 Riviera Dr, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

Enjoy a fun-filled day celebrating the migration of monarch butterflies! Stop by the Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center any time to see monarch caterpillars and butterflies, play games, complete crafts, and participate in citizen science as staff catch and tag butterflies. Activities include crafts, games, and more. All ages welcome! Free and open to the […]

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