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  • Galentine's Day Hike

    It's time to grab your hiking shoes and best friends to celebrate Galentine's Day. Babler OEC staff will lead you and your gals on a hike and then treat you to a catered brunch! Ages 18+ Day Date # Classes Location Time Saturday February 13 1 Babler OEC 10:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. $25 per person Located in Babler State Park in Wildwood, MO
  • Love to Learn Hiking Series

    Learn to identify trees without using their leaves and discover all the evidence of life in the forest readying for spring! Enjoy a unique view of the forest as we search for harbingers of the coming season. This series will take place on Thursdays in February and will be held on a different trail each week. Hiking locations will be sent out prior to the start of the program and may include State Parks and Conservations Areas in the St. Louis Region. All trails will be marked easy to moderate and will average 2 miles in length. Please bring anything you will need to hike comfortably and like to have on the trail. (Ex. Hiking shoes that are comfortable and broken-in, a backpack with water and snacks, hiking sticks, a nature journal, binoculars, trail guides books etc.). Masks are required. Ages 18+ Session Day Starts # Classes Location Time 1 Thursdays February 4 4 To be announced 9:00-11:00 a.m. $49 | $24.50 Gold Card, $41.65 Silver Card Gold Card members (Parkway and Rockwood district residents ages 60 and older) receive a 50% discount for this class. The discounted rate will automatically be applied at checkout. You must have a Gold Card issued in your name to receive the discounted rate. If you do not have a Gold Card and would like to request one, complete an online request form. For any questions, please call us at 636-891-6644. Silver Card members (residents outside of the Parkway and Rockwood districts ages 60 and older) receive a 15% discount for this class. The discounted rate will automatically be applied at checkout. You must have a Silver Card membership to receive the discounted rate (you will not receive a physical card). If you are not registered for a Silver Card and would like to register, complete this online request form. Note: the Silver card does not provide free/reduced admission to Parkway or Rockwood High School sponsored events.
  • Plan Your Native Garden

    Native plants invite life into your garden by providing food and habitat for insect, animal and bird species. Come learn about native species, the unique purpose they serve in their ecosystems and how you can incorporate a few or a lot into your garden. We will create plans for your own garden space and discuss the best time to plant. This is a great class if you are just starting a garden or want to incorporate natives into an already rich landscape. Ages Days Location Time Age 18+ Tuesday, January 26 Babler OEC 3:00-5:00 p.m. $19 | $9.50 Gold Card, $16.15 Silver Card Located in Babler State Park in Wildwood, MO Gold Card members (Parkway and Rockwood district residents ages 60 and older) receive a 50% discount for this class. The discounted rate will automatically be applied at checkout. You must have a Gold Card issued in your name to receive the discounted rate. If you do not have a Gold Card and would like to request one, complete an online request form. For any questions, please call us at 636-891-6644. Silver Card members (residents outside of the Parkway and Rockwood districts ages 60 and older) receive a 15% discount for this class. The discounted rate will automatically be applied at checkout. You must have a Silver Card membership to receive the discounted rate (you will not receive a physical card). If you are not registered for a Silver Card and would like to register, complete this online request form. Note: the Silver card does not provide free/reduced admission to Parkway or Rockwood High School sponsored events.
  • Valentine's Day Hike & Dinner

    Celebrate Valentine's Day with a hike and romantic dinner! Let us treat you and your sweetheart to delicious food followed by a hike through romantically lit trails. Taught by Community Ed Staff. Ages 18+ Session Day Date # Classes Location Time 1 Thursday February 13 1 Babler OEC 6:00-8:30 p.m. $50 Located in Babler State Park in Wildwood, MO
  • Wildflower Walk: Spring Hiking Series

    Watch the woods come back to life as you learn to identify the wildflowers that line the trails. We’ll visit glades, praries, forests and other unique MO ecosystems to see the variety of native wildflowers. This series will take place on Fridays in March and April and will be held on a different trail each week. Hiking locations will be sent out each week prior to the hike and may include State Parks and Conservations Areas in the St. Louis Region (within an hour drive of West County). All trails will be marked easy to moderate and will average 2-3 miles in length. Wildflower identification books and resources will be available. Please bring anything else you will need to hike comfortably and like to have on the trail. (Ex. Hiking shoes that are comfortable and broken-in, a backpack with water and snacks, hiking sticks, a nature journal, binoculars, trail guides books etc.). Masks are required. Ages 18+ Session Day Starts # Classes Location Time 1 Fridays March 12 6 To be announced 9:00-11:00 a.m. $69 | $34.50 Gold Card, $58.65 Silver Card Gold Card members (Parkway and Rockwood district residents ages 60 and older) receive a 50% discount for this class. The discounted rate will automatically be applied at checkout. You must have a Gold Card issued in your name to receive the discounted rate. If you do not have a Gold Card and would like to request one, complete an online request form. For any questions, please call us at 636-891-6644. Silver Card members (residents outside of the Parkway and Rockwood districts ages 60 and older) receive a 15% discount for this class. The discounted rate will automatically be applied at checkout. You must have a Silver Card membership to receive the discounted rate (you will not receive a physical card). If you are not registered for a Silver Card and would like to register, complete this online request form. Note: the Silver card does not provide free/reduced admission to Parkway or Rockwood High School sponsored events.
  • Women's Intermediate Archery

    Continue to build your archery skills and expand your experience with this next level class! Designed for people who have attended our beginner classes or with some basic archery experience. Archery equipment will be provided or you are welcome to bring your own and try it on our range. Masks are required when closer than 6 feet apart. Days Start Date # Classes Location Time Fridays April 23 6 Babler OEC 9:00-10:00 a.m. Ages 18+ $69 | $34.50 Gold Card | $58.65 Silver Card Masks are required. Gold Card members (Parkway and Rockwood district residents ages 60 and older) receive a 50% discount for this class. The discounted rate will automatically be applied at checkout. You must have a Gold Card issued in your name to receive the discounted rate. If you do not have a Gold Card and would like to request one, complete an online request form. For any questions, please call us at 636-891-6644. Silver Card members (residents outside of the Parkway and Rockwood districts ages 60 and older) receive a 15% discount for this class. The discounted rate will automatically be applied at checkout. You must have a Silver Card membership to receive the discounted rate (you will not receive a physical card). If you are not registered for a Silver Card and would like to register, complete this online request form. Note: the Silver card does not provide free/reduced admission to Parkway or Rockwood High School sponsored events.