Hunter Education Skills Session (Ages 11+)

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

Satisfy part two of the Missouri Hunter Education requirements during this skills session! To enter the session, you must complete the knowledge portion and provide proof of completion by presenting a qualifier certificate or a completed hunter education student manual the day of the event. The final exam will be administered at the end of […]

Little Acorns: Cave Critters (Ages 3-7)

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

Inside caves live critters with interesting adaptations to help them survive in this unique ecosystem. Bring your little ones to learn about caves, cave critters, and explore an indoor cave! Registration required; register online at mdc-event-web.s3licensing.com/Event/EventDetails/187378. Free and open to the public.

Fall Hike

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

Fall colors are starting to show, temperatures are cooling, and animals are getting ready for winter. Join naturalists from the Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center to look for signs of fall during a guided hike along the trails! Meet at the Shoal Creek gazebo. This hike will be about one-mile long and is rated easy […]

Women’s Dutch Oven Cooking

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

Get a taste of tradition and learn some old-fashioned camp cooking! This event is for ladies who want to learn the basics of Dutch Oven cooking and sample their way to a newfound interest in traditional camp cooking. Whether you are a "seasoned" expert or are thinking about getting started, this event is for you. […]

Hunter Education Skills Session (Ages 11+)

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

Satisfy part two of the Missouri Hunter Education requirements during this skills session! To enter the session, you must complete the knowledge portion and provide proof of completion by presenting a qualifier certificate or a completed hunter education student manual the day of the event. The final exam will be administered at the end of […]

Fall Y’all

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

Drop by the Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center during their Fall Y'all night event as staff highlight Shoal Creek after hours and celebrate autumn! Learn about what fall means for wildlife, play nature board games, and explore the trails to find a trailside discover table at a surprise location. All ages welcome. Free and open […]

Holiday Open House

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

Celebrate the holidays with the Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center staff! Additional details to come. Free and open to the public.