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October 2023


Seed Collecting

Saturday, October 7th, 2023
to (Central Time)
Bonnie View Nature Sanctuary, 3300 W Rollins Rd, Columbia, MO, 65203 Map

Public Welcome Family Friendly Free Event Public Restroom Free Public Parking Lots of Physical Activity Drinking Fountains

Join other Wild Ones for collecting native flower and grass seeds at the Bonnie View Nature Sanctuary (rain date: Monday, October 9th from 3-5 pm). The seeds collected will be distributed that day at our adopted Bonnie View loop area, although you may collect seeds for other areas if you wish.
Meet at the B.V. pavilion (on Rollins). The walk to the collection site is 1/4 of a mile.  Wear hi-viz clothing if you have any as bow hunting will have started in this area. Please bring your own hand clippers and collection bag.                                 

 Please address questions about this project to Cheryl's email: [email protected]


Lunch with Natives

Thursday, October 19th, 2023
to (Central Time)
First Watch, 421 N Stadium Blvd, Columbia, MO, 65203 Map

Public Welcome Wheelchair Accessible Public Restroom Free Public Parking

An informal gathering of native plant enthusiasts, over lunch.  This is a repeating event organized by the Hawthorn Native Plant Society, but open to all.