Wildcat Glades Friends Group Releases November 2022 Program List

This coming November, the Wildcat Glades Friends Group, along with other partners, will be hosting a hands-on preschool connections program, kids and adult yoga, a nature explorer’s program, and much more.

NEW! Yoga Classes on Monday

Every Monday in November Starting on November 7 | Held at various times

  • Chair Yoga – For ages 12 and up. This is a 30-minute yoga class that will begin at 2:30 pm. It will feature gentle chair yoga that is great if you are limited in mobility. It is also perfect for anyone new to yoga who wants to increase their flexibility and strength. This class costs $10 to attend.
  • Kids Yoga – For ages six and up. This 30- to 45-minute class will begin at 3:15 pm. We will focus on breathing, fun yoga poses, and games that have many benefits for kids. This can also be an opportunity to teach kids coping skills that they can use later in life. This class costs $7 to attend.
  • Adult Yoga – For ages 12 and up. This is a 50-minute class that will begin at 4:10. This class features beginners yoga and will teach participants basic breathing techniques and poses. It is $10 for this 50-minute class.

Interested participants must pre-register by following the instructions on our Facebook page or by emailing maddie@wildcatglades.org.

Wildcat Glades Friends Group Nature Craft – Wreaths

November 12 | 6:00 to 7:00 pm | For ages 12 and older | Free class made possible by the Corley Foundation

For this evening event, we will enjoy hot chocolate as we create seasonal wreaths in the Wildcat Glades Education Cottage! The wreaths will be made of natural materials and attendees can take their wreaths home.

Please visit our Facebook page or email maddie@wildcatglades.org to register.

Yoga in Nature for Kids

November 13 | 10:30 am | For ages 4+ accompanied by an adult | Free class at the Wildcat Glades Education Cottage

Led by Amanda, a registered yoga teacher, this 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. Yoga is very beneficial for children’s health and even better when it can be done outdoors.

Participants must register by following the instructions on our Facebook page or by emailing maddie@wildcatglades.org.

Preschool Program: Artic Animals

November 16 @ 10:00 am to 12:00 pm | November 19 @ 1:00 to 3:00 pm | For kids ages three to seven | Free class sponsored by Calvin Cassady

Oh my, it’s cold! But my fur keeps me warm!

Come learn about the animals who live where it is very cold. The event will feature a story, a song, and a craft that will help us figure out how these animals survive.

Attendees must pre-register. Please do so by visiting our Facebook page or emailing maddie@wildcatglades.org.

Nature Explorers: Bears

November 17 | For kids ages eight to 12 | Wildcat Glades Education Cottage

Bears are making a comeback in Missouri! Join us to learn about how bears live, what they eat, and how they make it through the winter. We will read a book about bears, engage in learning activities, and see real bear furs.

Attendees must pre-register. Please do so by visiting our Facebook page or emailing maddie@wildcatglades.org.

About the Wildcat Glades Friends Group:

The Wildcat Glades Friends group is dedicated to protecting the area known as Wildcat Park and the surrounding chert glade environment, habitat, and wildlife by promoting awareness and sustainability, providing education and recreation space and programs, and sponsoring nature-based activities.


Robin Standridge, Executive Director
417.708.7713 or 417.629.3434, ext. 4540

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