Thar's Fossils in Them Thar Hills

Presented By: Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
Dates: May 28, 2017
Location: Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
Address: 2480 B Kansas Hwy 177, Strong City, KS 66869
Phone: 620-273-8494
Time: 9:00 PM to 11:00 AM
Price: free
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On Sunday, May 28, 2017 kids learn about fossils in the Flint Hills by exploring a cut away stream bank, then use archeology tools to find trilobites and other fossils. Program is from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. with class limited to 25 students. Please call 620-273-8494 (hit 0) to make a free reservation. Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve is located two miles north of Strong City on Kansas State Highway 177 (the Flint Hills National Scenic Byway) and is a unique public/private partnership between the National Park Service and The Nature Conservancy. For additional information on Tallgrass Prairie National preserve, please visit www.nps.gov/tapr, email tapr_interpretation@nps.gov, call the preserve at (620) 273-8494, or visit the preserve’s facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/NPS.TallgrassPrairie. To learn more about The Nature Conservancy in Kansas, visit the Conservancy’s website at www.nature.org/Kansas or Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/TNCKansas .

Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

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