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Prairie Park Nature Center

(785) 832-7980
2730 Harper St., Lawrence, KS 66046
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Saturday Morning Free Program

Recurring weekly on Saturday until May 30, 2020 Lawrence Map it

A 30-minute free program on nature topics will be presented each day. Programs may include a short video, slide show and... Learn more

Back-country Backpacker Cooking

April 5, 2020 Lawrence Map it

Learn to plan and prepare tasty, lightweight, low cost meals for your next backpacking trip. No need to rely on expensive... Learn more

Sunday Afternoon Free Program

Recurring weekly on Sunday until May 31, 2020 Lawrence Map it

A 30-minute free program on nature topics will be presented each day. Programs may include a short video, slide show and... Learn more

Beginning Birding

April 6, 2020 Lawrence Map it

Shake off the cabin fever with a tour of local birding hot spots from the Baker Wetlands to Clinton Lake. We will take a... Learn more

Wild Adventures for Preschoolers and Parents

Recurring weekly on Tuesday until May 19, 2020 Lawrence Map it

Drop in for stories, activities, and information about animals and the places in which they live. A different topic will... Learn more

Nature Story Time for Preschoolers

Recurring weekly on Thursday until May 21, 2020 Lawrence Map it

For children who enjoy both stories and animals, there will be morning story time for preschool age children every... Learn more

Sounds of Spring: The Call of Frogs and Toads

April 17, 2020 Lawrence Map it

Children under 15 must be accompanied by a registered adult. Take a hike with the author of Calls of Kansas Frogs and... Learn more

Gardening for Butterflies and Other Pollinators

April 26, 2020 Lawrence Map it

Attract these little flying jewels to your garden with just the right plants for caterpillars and adults. Make a butterfly... Learn more

Wildlife Moms

May 10, 2020 Lawrence Map it

Come join us for our Mother’s Day special program. Learn some of the secrets of wild mothers from ostriches to owls! Do... Learn more

Fly Fishing 101 & 102

Recurring weekly on Sunday until May 31, 2020 Lawrence Map it

The first class will concentrate on basic techniques of fly fishing with an introduction to equipment, casting, tying on,... Learn more

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