FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 02, 2015

Contact: Steph Deidrick
573-751-9392
steph.deidrick@dnr.mo.gov

New nature program series offered for toddlers at Knob Noster State Park

A new nature series geared toward children ages 3-6 will begin at Knob Noster State Park on Thursday, April 16. The programs, which will begin at 1 p.m., will include a brief talk, hands on activity, and a craft.

Session 1 on April 16 will deal with plants.
Session 2 on May 14 will deal with animals.
Session 3 on June 18 will deal with habitats and the ecosystems.
Session 4 on July 16 will deal with the mysteries of nature.

Guests are encouraged to come early enough to enjoy a picnic lunch at one of the park’s picnic areas. Parents should be aware that participants may get a little dirty as they discover the natural world. Preregistration is preferred to ensure enough supplies are available.

Knob Noster State Park is located approximately 1.5 miles south of Highway 50 on Highway 23.  For more information or to register, call the park at 660-563-2463. For more information about state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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