Learn about wetlands and the critters that call them home at Wetlands for Kids. Kids will see live birds of prey, create wetland artwork, explore a beaver lodge, practice their air rifle and archery skills, view live snakes and turtles or watch retriever dogs in action. Visit more than 15 stations to learn about nature through hands-on adventures such as fly-tying, a scavenger hunt or the Duck Wing Maze.
Sample fried fish from Missouri's big rivers, or purchase food and beverages from the on-site concessionaire. Each child who registers will receive a free Ducks Unlimited Greenwing Membership, which includes a one-year subscription to the "Puddler" magazine. No registration required. All ages. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free. August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area.
More information: mdc.mo.gov or (636) 441-4554.