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April 22, 2018


22 Sunday April 22, 2018 • 10AM-3PM • Powell Gardens • $4 per scout plus $5 per participant, reg admission for adults)

Earth Day with the Girl Scouts

Celebrate Earth Day by learning about things that grow in the earth! Learn the basics of worm composting and create your own composters for under the sink in your kitchen; make an insect hotel; create seed bombs to place in the earth and grow plants; get a seedling to plant at home; and learn to sow seeds in the ground (and in eco pots to take home) to make your own garden. Take an edible foraging tTour and taste your way through our Heartland Harvest Garden. Self-guided activities (tree ID) and a nature trail guide are also included. Edible foraging… info


22 Sunday April 22, 2018 • 2-3 PM • Powell Gardens • $5

Matt Miles Photography Lecture and Book Signing: Missouri Wild and Wonderful

Celebrate Earth Day in nature with Rogersville, Missouri nature photographer Matt Miles for his photo program, "Behind the Lens". During the program Miles will describe many of the rare and remarkable wildlife encounters he has captured with his camera, and also share fascinating facts about our natural world. Matt Miles is the author of Missouri Wild and Wonderful a coffee table book published in 2017 that features 142 stunning images of the Missouri landscape and wildlife. One of the goals of the book project, says Miles, is “to create a better awareness of the natural beauty and wonders we are… info

2-3 PM