(Joplin, MO) – This October, the Wildcat Glades Friends Group along with its other partners will be hosting a Preschool Nature Connections class, Yoga in Nature for kids and adults, nature explorers, and a family class.
October 1 | 7:00 pm
It is dark outside! I wonder where the animals are now? Join us for a free Night Hike as we search for animals, insects, and other creatures of the night! Dress for the weather and bring your favorite adult and a flashlight.
Yoga in Nature for Adults
October 10 | 8:30 am to 9:30 am | For ages 16+ | Sponsored by Peaceful Yoga by Amanda
Led by Amanda, a registered yoga teacher, this class is designed to incorporate elements of nature, breathing, and yoga poses. Bring your yoga mat or a towel, and a reusable water bottle. This class will be held at the Wildcat Glades Village. Space is limited, so reserve your spot today.
Yoga in Nature for Kids
October 10 | 11:15 am to 11:45 am | For ages 2+, accompanied by an adult | Sponsored by Peaceful Yoga by Amanda
Led by Amanda, a registered yoga teacher, this free class is designed to incorporate elements of fun, breathing, and yoga poses specifically for kids. Bring your yoga mat or a towel, and a reusable water bottle. This class will be held at the Wildcat Glades Village. Space is limited, so reserve your spot today.
To register, visit our Facebook page or call 417.708.7713 and leave a message.
Fall Color Hike
October 10 | 3:00 pm | For ages 7-12 | Held at Wildcat Glades Pavilion
Let’s take a hike and enjoy the colorful show our Missouri trees have to offer! This is a free, guided hike and we will complete the entire Wildcat Trail, looking at different tree species and their beautiful colors of fall. Please bring a water bottle, sturdy shoes, and weather appropriate clothing. To register visit our Facebook page or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 17 | 10:00 am to 11:15 am | Sponsored by Joplin Outdoors
This free event is for anyone who wants to learn about hammock camping or hammocks in general. Please join us as we cover hammock camping and the gear needed for a comfortable night’s sleep. We will demonstrate what gear is best and the proper way to set it up. There will be several different hammocks to setup and try. You are also welcome to bring your own gear for tips and ways to improve on your hang. You must RSVP to attend! We are meeting at the Wildcat Glades Village.
When the Lights Go Out
October 28 | 10:00 am to 11:00 am | Open to all preschoolers | Sponsored by Calvin Cassady
What is it like at night? What creatures might we see after dark? Does nature have a bed time? Join us at this free event for a story, a craft, and a song or two. To register visit our Facebook page or email email@example.com.
Robin Standridge, Executive Director
Wildcat Glades Friends Group
417.708.7713 or 417.629.3434, ext. 4540