Field Trip Alternatives

Day Programs for
Pre-K–Grade 3

Kids doing water sampling from dock

All classes include hands-on learning and active discovery of nature and the great outdoors.
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Day Programs for
Grades 4–12

pond ecology

Student- and nature-centered day programs inspire wonder, awe and curiosity for the natural world while supporting many Missouri Learning Standards.
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Overnights at the DBOC

Assembly building

Schedule an overnight experience for your students at the Dana Brown Overnight Center!
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School Events

Events for school groups include Careers Without Walls, Missouri Day, and Bookworm Ramble. Email for more information.

Youth Ecology Clubs and Teen Programs

Youth Ecology Club participants

We offer youth ecology clubs for students grades 4–12.
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