Kids Bird Feeder Program At Crowder

Crowder State Park to Hold "May Day Basket" Event

Visitors to Crowder State Park on July 2nd will have an opportunity to build a bird feeder from recycled materials.  The program will start at 10:30 am. In addition to making the feeder, visitors will learn about the different types of bird beaks and bird diets. This free event is open to the public, but children must be accompanied by […]

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MDC Offers Outdoor Skills Day At Fountain Grove

A free Outdoor Skills Fun Day will be offered at the Fountain Grove Conservation Area south of Meadville.  The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will have the program Saturday, July 17th, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  This program will help newcomers, especially youths, learn some basic hunting and shooting skills. Participants can target shoot with shotguns, pellet guns, and […]

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New Simpson Park Playground Opens To Public

The new handicapped-accessible playground at Simpson Park opened for public use Wednesday afternoon.  Parks Director Josh Norris says there is still a small amount of work taking place around the playground and there are areas that remain fenced off.  They ask for the public’s cooperation as the final work is completed. An official ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held in the […]

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