“Biological diversity is the key to the maintenance of the world as we know it.”
~ E.O. Wilson, Biodiversity
All are welcome to participate in the Cole Camp Missouri Master Naturalists’ Prairie Day: 10:00 a.m. until after dark and attend MPF’s Annual Meeting 4:30 to 5:00 and its Evening on the Prairie from 5:00 p.m. until dark. Tent camping on the prairie welcome Saturday evening.
Wagon tours at 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. * Janalea Hoffman, Native Flute Classes (11 a.m. – 1 hour long; 2 p.m. – 45 minutes; 4 p.m. – 45 minutes). Activities: Bird banding, live reptiles, plant a native, woodworking * Artisan Demos: atlatl, flint knapping, storytelling, Dutch oven cooking, spinner/weaver, basketry * Displays: Native Plant Society, pressed flowers, rocks and fossils, mammal pelts, invasive species, stream table, wild edibles * Complimentary wine and cheese * Quilt Raffle * Silent Auction * Star gazing with telescopes * Tent Camping * Early Sunday morning bird walk
Events to be held at Dr. Wayne Morton’s prairie outside of Cole Camp, which is approximately 20 miles south of Sedalia.
* From Cole Camp, take Hwy. 52 west and go 0.75 mile west.
* Turn north (right) on Klink Road (gravel) at the propane distributor.
* Go 1.5 miles and turn west (left) on Hi Lonesome Road.
* Go 0.5 mile to gate on the south side of the road.
Watch for signs and the big tent. Questions? Call 573-821-8223