FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 13, 2017

Contact: Communications Office
573-751-1010
communications@dnr.mo.gov

Pollinator Palooza June 24 at Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JUNE 13, 2017 – The public is invited to learn all about pollinators and how important they are at the Pollinator Palooza June 24 at Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park near Wildwood. The free event will be held from noon to 4 p.m. in the park’s River Hills Visitor Center.

Visitors will be able to explore various displays about pollinators set up around the exhibit hall. There will be hikes, crafts and many more activities that will show visitors how to help pollinators thrive in their neighborhoods. 

Missouri State Parks is celebrating 100 years in 2017. Visitors can experience all the park system has to offer with the Centennial Passport. Visit http://mostateparks.com/passport for more information. 

Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park is located 20 miles west of St. Louis on Hwy. BA between U.S. 40 and Hwy. 100. For more information about the event, call the visitor center at 636-458-3813. For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit http://mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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