All presentations are free and open to the public!
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Lewis and Clark’s Silas Goodrich: Expert Fisherman
Presentation by Rolland Love For our last Big Muddy Speaker Series of the year (on Christmas Eve Eve!) we'll be treated to a special theatrical romp by Lewis and Clark reenactor and author Rolland Love dramatizing the exploits of L&C fisherman Silas Goodrich.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Building a bridge in the Big Muddy
Presentation by Dennis Heckman, Mo. Dept. of Transportation Dennis Heckman, State Bridge Engineer with the Mo. Dept. of Transportation, will share the difficulties and engineering tricks for building a bridge over such the powerful and unpredictable Missouri River.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Paddling the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers – Our Big River Water Trails
Presentation by Bryan Hopkins, Mo. Dept. of Natural Resources Bryan Hopkins, a self-proclaimed paddling addict who funds his need for boating gear by working on interstate river issues for the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, will discuss the growth of large river water trails on the Missouri and Mississippi River.