Roaring River to celebrate Earth Day

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Free event includes crafts, free trees

Team members at Roaring River State Park invite the public to celebrate Earth Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Ozark Chinquapin Nature Center.

The nature center will host a variety of organizations and activities throughout the day. This event is free and open to the public.

People may participate in craft making and other activities throughout the day with help from the East Newton High School Service Club. The Missouri Department of Conservation will hand out free trees at the nature center.

The public is strongly encouraged to follow social-distancing guidelines and be proactive in protecting themselves and others.

Roaring River State Park is located seven miles south of Cassville on Highway 112 in Barry County. For more information about the event and to register, people may contact the nature center at 417-847-2539.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit 

Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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