Evening on the Prairie 2016

MPF to Hold Annual Meeting With a Day and Evening on the Prairie

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. FREE admission!

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