Lost Birds-- Remembering Missouri's Extinct Bird Species
4601 S Nature Center Way
Springfield, MO 65804
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The Missouri Department of Conservation hosting a day of remembrance for extinct birds at the Springfield Conservation Nature Center. is Stop by anytime to learn more about the passenger pigeon as we recognize the 100th anniversary of its extinction. Enjoy activities, exhibits, games, and art projects to learn more about other endangered and extinct Missouri birds. The hour-long documentary film The Lost Bird Project (geared more toward adults) will be shown at 1:30pm and 3:00pm.
Located in southeast Springfield just west of Highway 65 off the James River Freeway (Highway 60). Follow brown direction signs to the center.
- Protecting Our Natural Treasures for the Future: Remembering the Passenger Pigeon Saturday, Sept. 27; 3:30–8 p.m. Rockwoods Reservation, Wildwood; 636-458-2236
- A Day at the Confluence, Celebrating National Hunting and Fishing Day Saturday, Sept. 27, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Columbia Bottom Conservation Area, St. Louis; 314-877-6019
- Remembering the Passenger Pigeon Thursday, Sept. 11, 6–8 p.m. Runge Conservation Nature Center, Jefferson City; 573-526-5544
- Leaving the Station: The Last of the Passenger Pigeons Friday, Sept. 12 , 6:30–7:30 p.m. Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center, Cape Girardeau; 573-290-5566
- Film Premier: From Billions to None Thursday, Sept. 18, 7–8:30 p.m. Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center, Cape Girardeau; 573-290-5566
- Nature Center at Night Thursday, Sept. 18, 5–8 p.m. Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center, Cape Girardeau; 573-290-5566
- Lost Birds — Activity and Outdoor Movie Night Friday, Sept. 12, 6:30–9:30 p.m. Springfield Conservation Nature Center, Springfield; 417-888-4237
- Lost Birds — Remembering Missouri’s Extinct Birds Saturday, Sept. 13, 1–4 p.m. Springfield Conservation Nature Center, Springfield; 417-888-4237