Mildale Farm & Open Park

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 9:00am to Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 4:00pm Edgerton, KS

Johnson County Parks and Recreation along side CopsnBobbers invite you to a day of hiking, campfire activities, pumpkin carving and wagon rides....

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Winter Changes - How do animals adapt to cold weather?

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm Topeka, KS

Trees, reptiles, butterflies, and bees all have different winter habits. Learn how changes in the environment affect living things and investigate...

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Healthy Families on the Move! Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 (All day) Topeka, KS

Guided hikes, healthy cooking, educational programs and more! Learn how changes in the environment affect living things and investigate those...

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Walking Tour Tribute to VP Charles Curtis

Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm Topeka, KS

Walking Tour followed by program and reception celebrating the birthday anniversary of Congressman, Senator, Vice-President Charles Curtis. The...

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Equifest of Kansas

Friday, February 13, 2015 (All day) to Sunday, February 15, 2015 (All day) Wichita, KS

Three days of Chris Cox, Julie Goodnight and other nationally known clinicians, Kansas' largest equine trade show, breed exhibitions, Kids...

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North American Trail Ride Conference (NATRC) National Convention

Friday, February 20, 2015 (All day) to Sunday, February 22, 2015 (All day) Kansas City, MO

Join us for the North American Trail Ride Conference National Convention Feb 20-21, 2015! MEMBERSHIP IS NOT NECESSARY TO ATTEND!
Convention...

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Winter Tree ID Walk

Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm Topeka, KS

Learn to identify trees with only buds, twigs, and bark as clues. We will walk the many trails through the Oak-Hickory woods of Dornwood Park....

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Johnson County Healthy Yards Expo

Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Shawnee, KS

KNPS will host a booth featuring native plants at this annual Expo sponsored by Kansas State University and the City of Shawnee. Many vendors and...

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Sketch Crawl

Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:30pm Overland Park, KS

Artists Sketch Crawl

Enjoy a morning of creating art in the many lovely gardens at the Arboretum. Bring your own art supplies (pencils,...

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Birding for a Life Long Adventure

Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Dr. Seibel will be back again for this informative talk about bird watching and identification.

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Taking the Trail! Tidbits on Riding Trails

Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm , KS

What should you do when you approach someone walking a dog when riding?

We will answer these questions and more for all those new or...

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GeoKids

Saturday, April 4, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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Kite Fest

Sunday, April 5, 2015 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm Overland Park, KS

Come out and enjoy kite flying every Sunday in April from 12:00 to 5:00. Bring your own kites or purchase them at the Leatherwood Depot at the...

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Woodland Wildflower Walk

Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Join our expert, Lynda Ochs, as you walk through the woodlands at the Arboretum to see the vast selection of native wildflowers in bloom. Please...

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Kite Fest

Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm Overland Park, KS

Come out and enjoy kite flying every Sunday in April from 12:00 to 5:00. Bring your own kites or purchase them at the Leatherwood Depot at the...

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Second Sunday Monthly Hike

Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm Lawrence, KS

Our next Second Sunday Hike will be on April 12th at 1pm, and we will again begin at the Swimming Beach after meeting at the main office. We will...

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Old Military Trail Wildflower Walk

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm , KS

In the past we have seen Trout Lilies, Dutchman's Breeches, Mayapples, Jack in the Pulpit, Bladdernut Shrubs and more.

For more...

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Kite Fest

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm Overland Park, KS

Come out and enjoy kite flying every Sunday in April from 12:00 to 5:00. Bring your own kites or purchase them at the Leatherwood Depot at the...

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Be A Citizen Scientist

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

The National Phenology Network will conduct an information and training workshop for persons interested in being a citizen scientist observer....

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Pruning Class

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 9:30am to 10:30am Overland Park, KS

Join our horticulturist Anne Wildeboor for this informative talk and demonstration on how to prune your favorite trees just in time for Arbor Day...

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Tree Planting Ceremony & Sapling Giveaway

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am Overland Park, KS

Help us celebrate Arbor Day! Arbor Day celebrates planting and nurturing trees. Forrest the Fox and you will help us celebrate by planting an...

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Tour of the Trees

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 11:30am to 12:30pm Overland Park, KS

Our knowledgeable volunteers will lead this informative and interactive talk about the unique trees that live at the Arboretum. As you walk with...

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Pruning Class

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

Join our horticulturist Anne Wildeboor for this informative talk and demonstration on how to prune your favorite trees just in time for Arbor Day...

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EISENHOWER STATE PARK OPEN HOUSE

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 8:00am to 3:00pm Osage City, KS

Kansas State Park Open House.
Eisenhower State Park. ( Free Admittance into the Park)
Comp join the fun. Activities will begin at...

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OK Kids Day - FREE Event

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Paola, KS

Hillsdale is hosting an OK Kids Day April 25 at the State Park Office.
This is a FREE event.
9am - Meet your Rangers and Safety Tips...

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GeoArboretum

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Bring the entire family out for a fun-filled adventure at the Arboretum! Find out why over 5 million people throughout the world hunt for...

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Prairie Spirit Trail State Park Open House- Ottawa Depot

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 11:00am to 3:00pm Ottawa, KS

State Park Open House.

Trail Support organizations will have exhibits as well as free snacks through the lunch hour.

A good chance...

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Kite Fest

Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm Overland Park, KS

Come out and enjoy kite flying every Sunday in April from 12:00 to 5:00. Bring your own kites or purchase them at the Leatherwood Depot at the...

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Get Around 2 It

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:30pm Manhattan, KS

Come learn about all the outdoor activities there are to see and do in Manhattan and surrounding region. This is the 7th annual Get Around 2 It...

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Touch-a-Truck

Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:30am Topeka, KS

Preschoolers can climb on, play in and honk the horns of various vehicles. Bring a sack lunch and enjoy the beauty of historic Gage Park.

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Second Sunday Monthly Hike

Sunday, May 10, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm Lawrence, KS

Our next Second Sunday Hike will be on April 12th at 1pm, and we will again begin at the Swimming Beach after meeting at the main office. We will...

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Sandsage Prairie Spring Excursion

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Garden City, KS

This is a great opportunity to experience the diversity of spring blooms in the sandsage prairie south of the Arkansas River in southwest Kansas....

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National Trails Day

Saturday, June 6, 2015 (All day) , KS

Trail permit fee will be waived in honor of National Trails Day. ( Daily permits are normally $3.50 for adults 16 yrs of age or older, or an...

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Youth in the Outdoors Day

Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Topeka, KS

Come join the family fun! Youth ages 6 - 16 years old will be introduced to traditional outdoor activities such as sporting firearms, fishing,...

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Sustainable Trail Building Workshop

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 11:45am to 1:00pm Manhattan, KS

PGASLA Manhattan is celebrating National Trails Day by partnering with Aaron Apel, of Big Poppi Bicycle Co. and Manhattan Trail Works, to host a...

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Wade in to Watersheds

Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 9:00am to 2:30pm Overland Park, KS

This wonderful education session is to help students understand the importance of watersheds and ways in which water pollution occurs. The day...

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Learn about Shade Gardening

Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Topeka, KS

Hostas are popular plants to grow in shady environments, but many other shade tolerant plants are available to enhance your garden and landscape....

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Wild Flowers and Their Pollinators

Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 9:00am to 10:30am Olathe, KS

Come and learn about the interaction between wildflowers and pollinators at the 300 acre Olathe Prairie with Betsy Betros and Edna Hamera. We will...

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Lawrence Jayhawk Kennel Club & Heartland Coursing Association Dog Fun Run

Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Lawrence, KS

The Heartland Coursing Association teams up with the Lawrence Jayhawk Kennel Club for this 2nd Annual Dog Fun Run in the Picnic Area. A course...

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Second Sunday Monthly Hike

Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm Lawrence, KS

Our next Second Sunday Hike will be on April 12th at 1pm, and we will again begin at the Swimming Beach after meeting at the main office. We will...

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Topeka Safe Bike Riding Classes

Monday, June 15, 2015 - 6:00pm to Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 2:00pm Topeka, KS

Who: Topeka Community Cycle Project

What: Introductory bicycle commuting/riding course aimed at those that want to ride around town for...

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Primitive Skills Workshop I

Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 12:00pm to 8:00pm Manhattan, KS

Saturday, June 20, 12-8 p.m.

Ages 16 and up. Youth ages 12-15 may be accompanied by an adult. Limited to 12 participants per session.

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Grant-Bradbury Prairie Walk

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm Topeka, KS

Join KNPS for the 13th Annual walk at Grant-Bradbury Prairie Park. This 80-acre tallgrass prairie contains over 300 plant species. On this tour,...

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Second Sunday Monthly Hike

Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm Lawrence, KS

Our next Second Sunday Hike will be on April 12th at 1pm, and we will again begin at the Swimming Beach after meeting at the main office. We will...

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Primitive Skills Workshop II

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 12:00pm to 8:00pm Manhattan, KS

Participants will gain hands on experience with primitive living skills associated with long term situations. This workshop explores ancestral...

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12th Annual O.K. Kids Day - Clinton State Park

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 9:00am to 9:00pm Lawrence, KS

Spend your day with family and friends at Clinton State Park! It's a great time, it's so easy and it's free! The event and...

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Second Sunday Monthly Hike

Sunday, August 9, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm Lawrence, KS

Our next Second Sunday Hike will be on April 12th at 1pm, and we will again begin at the Swimming Beach after meeting at the main office. We will...

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Primitive Skills Workshop I

Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 12:00pm to 8:00pm Manhattan, KS

Ages 16 & up. Youth ages 12-15 may be accompanied by an adult. Limited to 12 participants per session.

Participants will receive...

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RETRO WEEKEND AT POMONA STATE PARK

Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 10:00am to 10:00pm Vassar, KS

Friends of Pomona State Park will be hosting their 2nd Annual Retro Weekend at Pomona State Park on Saturday, August 22, 2015. The event will be...

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North Central KS Outdoor Youth Fair

Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm Osborne, KS

Sponsored by the Osborne County PF Chapter, Osborne Gun Club, KDWPT, Nex-Tech, and Keith Hahn Memorial, this event is open to kids 17 and younger...

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Second Sunday Monthly Hike

Sunday, September 13, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm Lawrence, KS

Our next Second Sunday Hike will be on April 12th at 1pm, and we will again begin at the Swimming Beach after meeting at the main office. We will...

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Campfire Chat

Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Burrton, KS

The final campfire chat for 2015 will be "Slip Sliding Away! Snakes in Our Parks." The chat will be held at West Lake on Sept. 26. The...

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Educator Open House

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm Manhattan, KS

• Sample science & history teaching strategies that will connect your curriculum
with the Flint Hills
• Attend two on-site...

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Go See It! Preserving Memories: The Story of Volland, Kansas

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Manhattan, KS

Come learn the fascinating story of Volland, Kansas through the eyes of one of its earliest photographers. Author and historian Greg Hoots will...

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Of Earth and Sky: Plein Air Painting in the Flint Hills (oils) with John Hulsey

Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm Manhattan, KS

FHDC Members: $115 | Non-Members: $125

Painting outdoors, or plein air painting, has become extremely popular again and many of the top...

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GeoKids

Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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Of Earth and Sky: Plein Air Painting in the Flint Hills (oils) with John Hulsey

Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm Manhattan, KS

FHDC Members: $115 | Non-Members: $125
Painting outdoors, or plein air painting, has become extremely popular again and many of the top...

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Go See It! Visit to Blue Earth Village

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Manhattan, KS

Come learn the history of Blue Earth Village and the people who called it home from Dr. Lauren Ritterbush, Associate Professor of Anthropology at...

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Second Sunday Monthly Guided Hike

Sunday, December 13, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm Lawrence, KS

Our next guided hike will take place on December 13th. Meet at the Park Office at 1 p.m. We’ll take a 2 hour hike. This month we’ll be heading...

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First Day Guided Hike

Friday, January 1, 2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm Lawrence, KS

Start the year off right, with US on the trails. We will start out in our Picnic Area on our hike. Hopefully we’ll have a chance to see the...

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Exhibition opening: A View from Space

Saturday, January 16, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

Saturday, January 16, 2016 through May 1, 2016
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

A View from Space, a new, highly interactive, hands-on science...

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VISION YOUR 2016: LIFE REIMAGINED

Sunday, January 17, 2016 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm OSKALOOSA, KS

Vision your Year: Life Re-imagined

Create the life that you dream of with the aid of mindfulness and motivation from your one of a kind...

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New Volunteer Orientation

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:00am Overland Park, KS

It’s not just gardening! Consider spending part of your leisure time volunteering at Overland Park's 300-acre Arboretum & Botanical...

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Kansas Day

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 9:15am to Friday, January 29, 2016 - 11:00pm Manhattan, KS

Learn our state symbols as we celebrate the birthday of Kansas. Duplicate programming offered both days. Participants must RSVP to receive...

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Exhibition opening: A View from Space

Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

Saturday, January 16, 2016 through May 1, 2016
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

A View from Space, a new, highly interactive, hands-on science...

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Exhibition opening: How People Make Things

Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

How People Make Things tells the story of how everyday items are manufactured and brings to life the people, ideas and technology that transforms...

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Exhibition opening: A View from Space

Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

Saturday, January 16, 2016 through May 1, 2016
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

A View from Space, a new, highly interactive, hands-on science...

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Exhibition opening: How People Make Things

Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

How People Make Things tells the story of how everyday items are manufactured and brings to life the people, ideas and technology that transforms...

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Second Sunday Monthly Guided Hike

Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm Lawrence, KS

Clinton State Park and AmeriCorps invite you to join us for monthly hikes through the park every Second Sunday through the coming year. Each...

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Exhibition opening: A View from Space

Saturday, February 27, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

Saturday, January 16, 2016 through May 1, 2016
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

A View from Space, a new, highly interactive, hands-on science...

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Exhibition opening: How People Make Things

Saturday, February 27, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

How People Make Things tells the story of how everyday items are manufactured and brings to life the people, ideas and technology that transforms...

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8 MILES OF MARCH MADNESS

Saturday, March 5, 2016 (All day) OZAWKIE, KS

It's that time of year, it could be cold and snowy or it could be springy and vaguely warm so obviously we should take a hike!! This will be...

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Exhibition opening: A View from Space

Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

Saturday, January 16, 2016 through May 1, 2016
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

A View from Space, a new, highly interactive, hands-on science...

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Exhibition opening: How People Make Things

Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

How People Make Things tells the story of how everyday items are manufactured and brings to life the people, ideas and technology that transforms...

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Second Sunday Monthly Guided Hike

Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm Lawrence, KS

Clinton State Park and AmeriCorps invite you to join us for monthly hikes through the park every Second Sunday through the coming year. Each...

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Arbor Day Open House

Monday, March 14, 2016 (All day) to Friday, March 18, 2016 (All day) Overland Park, KS

The Overland Park Forestry Division needs your help! Kids are invited to participate in the annual Arbor Day Poster Contest. Come to the Arboretum...

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Birding Adventure for Children

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm Overland Park, KS

Kids age 9-12, would you like to learn about our feathered friends? Observe them through binoculars at our bird watch and native habitat. Learn...

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GeoArboretum

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Bring the entire family out for a fun-filled adventure at the Arboretum! Find out why over 5 million people throughout the world hunt for...

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GeoKids

Friday, March 18, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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Exhibition opening: A View from Space

Saturday, March 26, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

Saturday, January 16, 2016 through May 1, 2016
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

A View from Space, a new, highly interactive, hands-on science...

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Exhibition opening: How People Make Things

Saturday, March 26, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

How People Make Things tells the story of how everyday items are manufactured and brings to life the people, ideas and technology that transforms...

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8 MORE MILES

Saturday, April 2, 2016 (All day) , KS

SOLD OUT!!!!! CHECK dirtygirladventures.net and the dirtyshop for details on other activities.

JOIN THE DIRTY GIRLS ON ANOTHER 8 MILE...

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GeoKids

Saturday, April 2, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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Exhibition opening: A View from Space

Saturday, April 9, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

Saturday, January 16, 2016 through May 1, 2016
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

A View from Space, a new, highly interactive, hands-on science...

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Exhibition opening: How People Make Things

Saturday, April 9, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

How People Make Things tells the story of how everyday items are manufactured and brings to life the people, ideas and technology that transforms...

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Second Sunday Monthly Guided Hike

Sunday, April 10, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm Lawrence, KS

Clinton State Park and AmeriCorps invite you to join us for monthly hikes through the park every Second Sunday through the coming year. Each...

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Spring Wildflower Walk

Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm Paola, KS

Ken O’Dell will lead an exploration of the 1.5 mile ‘Hidden Spring Nature Trail” (Yes, there is a hidden spring!). While the terrain is steep in...

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Exhibition opening: A View from Space

Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

Saturday, January 16, 2016 through May 1, 2016
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

A View from Space, a new, highly interactive, hands-on science...

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Exhibition opening: How People Make Things

Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 10:00am Manhattan, KS

How People Make Things tells the story of how everyday items are manufactured and brings to life the people, ideas and technology that transforms...

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GeoArboretum

Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Bring the entire family out for a fun-filled adventure at the Arboretum! Find out why over 5 million people throughout the world hunt for...

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Treemendous Trees Art Exhibit

Monday, April 25, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, June 12, 2016 (All day) Overland Park, KS

Enjoy artwork from "The Tree Who Walked Through Time," a children’s picture book written and illustrated by local artists. Lavishly...

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Edible Landscapes Class

Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

What is edible landscaping? It's integrating edible food plants into your garden in a decorative and visually interesting manner. It is not...

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Discover Salina Naturally

Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 11:00am to 5:00pm Salina, KS

The Discover Salina Naturally festival is free, family fun at its finest! Explore over 60 exhibits and booths, go on a nature walk, find something...

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DOWN AND DIRTY FAMILY FRIENDLY HIKE

Saturday, May 7, 2016 (All day) , KS

JOIN THE DIRTY GIRLS FOR A FAMILY FRIENDLY HIKE AT LAKE PERRY! WE WILL COMPLETE A 3 MILE HIKE, AND THIS EVENT IS APPROPRIATE FOR PEOPLE OF ALL...

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Container Gardening Class

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 9:00am to 10:00am Overland Park, KS

Join our resident horticulturist in learning how to create a beautiful container garden for your home in sun or shade. Learn helpful design and...

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OK Kids Day

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 9:00am to 2:00pm , KS

OK Kids Day events. Children will rotate through several stations presenting various demonstrations.

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Camp Wood YMCA Centennial Celebration

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 10:00am to 5:00pm Elmdale, KS

Camp Wood YMCA Centennial: Celebrating 100 Summers
Saturday, May 7th, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (lunch provided)

Join us for a free...

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Second Sunday Monthly Guided Hike

Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm Lawrence, KS

Clinton State Park and AmeriCorps invite you to join us for monthly hikes through the park every Second Sunday through the coming year. Each...

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TCCP Traffic Skills Bike Classes

Monday, May 9, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm Topeka , KS

Who: Topeka Community Cycle Project

What: Introductory bicycle commuting/riding course aimed at those that want to ride around town for...

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National Train Day

Saturday, May 14, 2016 (All day) Overland Park, KS

Learn about railroad history while you and your family enjoy our beautiful train garden, with its real caboose, working scale model trains, and...

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New Volunteer Orientation

Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:00am Overland Park, KS

It’s not just gardening! Consider spending part of your leisure time volunteering at Overland Park's 300-acre Arboretum and Botanical Gardens...

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Flint Hills Festival

Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 11:00am to 5:00pm Manhattan, KS

Touch, hear and taste the Flint Hills! Join us for our annual Flint Hills Festival. Celebrate the Flint Hills with beer and wine samples, live...

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Camp Wood YMCA Memorial Day Family Camp

Friday, May 27, 2016 - 4:00pm to Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 1:00pm Elmdale, KS

Give the T.V. a break, pack up the kids, and head to Camp Wood YMCA for the family vacation of a lifetime.

For three days over Memorial and...

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GeoKids

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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World Oceans Day

Saturday, June 4, 2016 (All day) Topeka , KS

World Oceans Day is Saturday June 4, 2016 at the Topeka Zoo and Conservation Center. Come explore the zoo while visiting booths that touch on the...

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Spring Wildflower Tour

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 9:00am Canton, KS

Wildflowers abound at the refuge. Evening primrose, spiderwort, goat's rue, prairie clover, and cat's claw are just a few that bloom in...

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GeoArboretum

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Bring the entire family out for a fun-filled adventure at the Arboretum! Find out why over 5 million people throughout the world hunt for...

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Maxwell Spring Wildflower Tour

Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:00pm Canton, KS

Wildflowers abound in the rolling hills of Maxwell Wildlife Refuge. Evening primrose, spiderwort, goat's rue, prairie clover, and cat's...

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GeoKids

Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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Lovewell State Park Kids Fishing Clinic

Sunday, June 12, 2016 (All day) Webber, KS

The Kids Fishing Clinic is an educational opportunity for kids interested in learning about fishing. The Kids Fishing Clinic will be limited to 50...

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Second Sunday Monthly Guided Hike

Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm Lawrence, KS

Clinton State Park and AmeriCorps invite you to join us for monthly hikes through the park every Second Sunday through the coming year. Each...

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RIVER RUN IT AGAIN

Friday, June 17, 2016 (All day) , KS

JOIN THE DIRTY GIRLS FOR ANOTHER RIVER RUN!!!! More details to follow soon. Registration will be required, once the event is posted in the DIRTY...

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Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve - Butterflies and Pollinators

Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm Strong City, KS

Join members of KNPS at the historic Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve on June 18 for presentations, wildflower walks, butterfly counting and...

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Memorial Butterfly Count

Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 9:00am to 5:00pm Strong City, KS

Volunteers are invited to help count butterflies in the Flint Hills prairie. No experience is necessary to join the group in documenting the area...

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Wildflowers and Butterflies National Park Service Centennial Celebration

Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 4:00pm Strong City, KS

This special Park Service centennial weekend will focus on prairie wildflowers and the butterflies that they attract. Presentations include...

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Governor's Campout & Great Outdoor Day

Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 10:00am to Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 10:00am , KS

Great Outdoors Day:
Celebrate Get Outdoors Month with the Kansas Dept of Wildlife, Parks, & Tourism & others for a FREE...

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MINDFUL MILES

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 6:15pm to 8:15pm , KS

DURING THIS SPECIAL EVENT, THE DIRTY GIRLS WILL COACH YOU ON ACTIVE MINDFULNESS, AND ENGAGE YOU IN AN EXPERIENCE TO HELP YOU LEARN HOW TO BE MORE...

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GeoKids

Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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GeoKids

Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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FREE Entry Day at Clinton State Park

Saturday, August 13, 2016 (All day) Lawrence, KS

Enjoy the State Park without purchasing a daily vehicle permit TODAY!

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Tuttle Creek OK Kids Day

Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 8:00am to 5:00pm ,

A family friendly day of activities of fishing clinic, games, archery, bb guns, train, water games, and more. Activities free and free park...

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Bent Wood Furniture Class with Bim Willow

Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 9:00am to 1:00pm Overland Park, KS

Join us as we welcome Master Furniture Builder, Bim Willow, bending fresh willow into heirlooms. Come with a hammer, pruning shears and gloves and...

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OK Kids Day - Animal Program @ Clinton State Park

Saturday, September 3, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Lawrence, KS

Come for the chance to get a close up look of our Live Animal’s on Display. Show-n-Tell @ Shelter #6 in Campground #3 from 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (...

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New Volunteer Orientation

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:00am Overland Park, KS

It’s not just gardening! Consider spending part of your leisure time volunteering at Overland Park's 300-acre Arboretum and Botanical Gardens...

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Full Moon Walk

Friday, September 16, 2016 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm Overland Park, KS

The full moon will light the paths. Enjoy moon gazing, night time sights and sounds and educational activities for the whole family. Don't...

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Dirty Girl Camp Weekend

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 7:30pm to Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 12:45pm Council Grove , KS

WE'RE GOING TO CAMP! Remember going to camp when you were a kid? Bunk beds, dining hall, campfires and s'mores? Yep, this retreat will...

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Snake Scales and Turtle Tales Animal Program

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Lawrence, KS

Come join us at Shelter #6 in Campground #3 for an up close look at our Live Snakes & Turtles on display. We'll bring their cages out...

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OK Kids Day - Animal Program @ Clinton State Park

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Lawrence, KS

Come for the chance to get a close up look of our Live Animal’s on Display. Show-n-Tell @ Shelter #6 in Campground #3 from 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (...

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Snake Scales and Turtle Tales Animal Program

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Lawrence, KS

Come join us at Shelter #6 in Campground #3 for an up close look at our Live Snakes & Turtles on display. We'll bring their cages out...

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GeoArboretum

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Bring the entire family out for a fun-filled adventure at the Arboretum! Find out why over 5 million people throughout the world hunt for...

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GeoKids

Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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Snake Scales and Turtle Tales Animal Program

Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm Lawrence, KS

Come join us at Shelter #6 in Campground #3 for an up close look at our Live Snakes & Turtles on display. We'll bring their cages out...

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Fall Into Rock Springs

Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 12:30pm to 4:00pm Junction City, KS

Join us at Rock Springs 4-H Center to celebrate Fall, but most of all our Friends and Neighbors. Come out for lunch and family activities at the...

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BIRD YAK

Saturday, November 5, 2016 (All day) , KS

JOIN THE DIRTY GIRLS ON BEAUTIFUL LAKE PERRY TO VIEW THE ANNUAL MIGRATION OF BLACK WING TIPPED PELICANS.

DETAILS WILL FOLLOW SOON....

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First Day Hike, Tuttle Creek State Park

Sunday, January 1, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm Manhattan, KS

Meet at State Park Office January 1, 2017 for a First Day Hike at 4pm to 6PM. Wear weather appropriate clothing, water, binoculars, light,...

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Second Sunday Monthly Guided Hike

Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm Lawrence, KS

Clinton State Park and AmeriCorps invite you to join us for monthly hikes through the park every Second Sunday through the coming year. Each...

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Tuttle Trek - Fossil Hike

Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 12:45pm to 3:00pm Manhattan, KS

AmeriCorps members will take participants on a guided fossil hike in the Tuttle Canyons Area.

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Woodland Wildflower Walk

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

Join our experts, Lynda Ochs and Ken O'Dell, as you walk through the woodlands at the Arboretum to see the vast selection of native...

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Mike Stoakes Bird Walk

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:15am to 10:00am Overland Park, KS

Mike Stoakes, Arboretum volunteer and all around birder will lead this walk to look for and listen to the birds that live at the Arboretum. Nearly...

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GeoArboretum

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am Overland Park, KS

Bring the entire family out for a fun-filled adventure at the Arboretum! Find out why over 5 million people throughout the world hunt for...

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Kids Conservation Round up

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 9:30am to 2:30pm Colby, KS

If you are an area teacher, you might want to drop by and see this opportunity for your students as you create your future teaching plan. An RSVP...

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Tour of the Trees with Ernest & O'Dell

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

Join our tree experts, Jim Earnest and Ken O'Dell, as you wind through the trails at the Arboretum and see a vast selection of trees in their...

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Prairie Day at the Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 11:00am to 3:00pm Topeka, KS

Celebrate the prairie on Saturday, April 29th! Explore the trails in the prairie while completing a scavenger hunt. Talk with experts about...

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Trent Reed Bird Walk

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 8:15am to 10:00am Overland Park, KS

Local expert Trent Reed will lead this very informative bird walk. Each session varies on what birds are spotted. Duration is one hour, plus...

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Great Trees of the Stous Promenade

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

Jim Earnest, The Tree Doctor, will lead the tour of Great Trees of the Stous Promenade. Jim also serves on the education committee of the...

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Webster State Park OK KIDS Day

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 9:00am to 1:00pm Stockton, KS

Youth Ages 4-12 are invited to attend the activities located throughout the park. They will be a fishing clinic, a skins and skulls presentation...

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OKKids Day at Cheney Lake

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 9:00am Cheney State Park, KS

Take advantage of free admission to the park and view nature and wildlife demonstrations by Tails and Scales as well as the Great Plains Nature...

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OK Kids Days @ Fall River State Park

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 9:00am to 1:00pm , KS

OK Kids Day
Fall River State Park
May 6, 2017 9:00am to 1:00pm
Open to Kids of all ages, at the Fredonia Bay area.
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Kids Fishing Derby with the Clinton State Parks Fishing’s Future Chapter

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Lawrence, KS

RESCHEDULED FROM 4/22/17 - NOW 5/6/17
KDWPT/ Clinton State Park chapter of Fishing’s Future will host a Kid’s Fishing Derby on May 6, 2017...

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GeoKids

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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National Train Day

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 10:00am to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

Children love to watch the trains! Learn about railroad history while you and your family enjoy our beautiful train garden, with its real caboose...

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Mike Stoakes Bird Walk

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:15am to 10:00am Overland Park, KS

Mike Stoakes, Arboretum volunteer and all around birder will lead this walk to look for and listen to the birds that live at the Arboretum. Nearly...

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DIRTY GIRL ADVENTURES KAYAK SEASON OPENER

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm , KS

Join us for the FIRST DGA Kayaking event of 2017!! This is our season opener and it will be a larger than usual lake event. We will paddle and...

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DIRTY GIRL ADVENTURES KAYAK SEASON OPENER

Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm , KS

Join us for the FIRST DGA Kayaking event of 2017!! This is our season opener and it will be a larger than usual lake event. We will paddle and...

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DIRTY GIRL ADVENTURES KAYAK SEASON OPENER

Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm , KS

Join us for the FIRST DGA Kayaking event of 2017!! This is our season opener and it will be a larger than usual lake event. We will paddle and...

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Jr Campers Club

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am Ellis, KS

Join us at Cedar Bluff for our special group for grade school kids! We will have many outdoor adventures this summer. This includes a fishing...

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Grand Walk in the Arboretum

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

School is out, celebrate summer by taking your grandkids on a Grand Walk of the Arboretum. Enjoy this opportunity to spend some time learning...

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Oak Woodland Restoration Field Tour

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm , KS

This field tour will visit an upland oak woodland restoration study being conducted at Marais des Cygnes and La Cygne Wildlife Areas located in...

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Walnut Council Field Day

Friday, June 2, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:00pm Bucyrus, KS

Join us on Friday June 2nd for the Walnut Council Field Day at the Overland Park Arboretum!

The Walnut Council is a non-profit nation-wide...

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Bird Walk

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 8:15am to 10:00am Overland Park, KS

Arboretum volunteers and all around birders, will lead this walk to look for and listen to the birds that live at the Arboretum. Nearly 100...

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Plein Air Painting on Coyote Trail @ Webster State Park

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 8:30am to 3:00pm Stockton, KY

Contract Sherry Robinson 785-302-0030 or Annette Overlease 785-871-7196 for additional information.

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Jr Campers Club

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am Ellis, KS

Join us at Cedar Bluff for our special group for grade school kids! We will have many outdoor adventures this summer. This includes a fishing...

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GeoArboretum

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am Overland Park, KS

Bring the entire family out for a fun-filled adventure at the Arboretum! Find out why over 5 million people throughout the world hunt for...

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Great Ornamental and Shade Trees of Kansas City

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

Jim Earnest will give a one-hour power point presentation on Great Ornamental and Shade Trees for Kansas City. Many of these beautiful trees are...

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Agroforestry Field Day

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:00pm , KS

Join us at the Downard Family Farm in southeast Washington County for the spring agroforestry field day!

The purpose of the Agroforestry...

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GeoKids

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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RIVER RUN

Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm , KS

JOIN THE DIRTY GIRLS ON THE KANSAS RIVER!!!!! More details will follow soon!!! Registration will be required once the event is posted in the...

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Jr Campers Club

Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am Ellis, KS

Join us at Cedar Bluff for our special group for grade school kids! We will have many outdoor adventures this summer. This includes a fishing...

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Jr Campers Club

Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am Ellis, KS

Join us at Cedar Bluff for our special group for grade school kids! We will have many outdoor adventures this summer. This includes a fishing...

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UP RIVER RUN

Saturday, July 15, 2017 (All day) , KS

THE DIRTY GIRLS WILL EXPLORE A NEW SECTION OF THE KANSAS RIVER, TAKING YOU ON A BEAUTIFUL ROUTE west of TOPEKA!

MORE INFORMATION WILL BE...

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Jr Campers Club

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am Ellis, KS

Join us at Cedar Bluff for our special group for grade school kids! We will have many outdoor adventures this summer. This includes a fishing...

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GeoKids

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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Jr Campers Club

Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am Ellis, KS

Join us at Cedar Bluff for our special group for grade school kids! We will have many outdoor adventures this summer. This includes a fishing...

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Jr Campers Club

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am Ellis, KS

Join us at Cedar Bluff for our special group for grade school kids! We will have many outdoor adventures this summer. This includes a fishing...

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Labor Day Outdoor STEAM Activities

Monday, September 4, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm Topeka, KS

We are open from 9 am - 5 pm on Labor Day! It's a great day to spend outside with family! Celebrate with us and explore our Outdoor Classroom...

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GeoArboretum

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 10:00am Overland Park, KS

Bring the entire family out for a fun-filled adventure at the Arboretum! Find out why over 5 million people throughout the world hunt for...

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New Volunteer Orientation

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Consider spending part of your leisure time volunteering at Overland Park's 300-acre Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. Whatever your interests...

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Worldwide Day of Play

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 11:00am to 3:00pm Topeka, KS

Worldwide Day of Play means it is time to get outside and play! Visit the Kansas Children's Discovery Center for an exciting day of play! We...

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Night at the Arboretum

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Overland Park, KS

Come and gaze at the nighttime sky. This event will be an interactive experience with activities for all ages. S'more kits also will be...

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GeoKids

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am Overland Park, KS

Hey kids! Are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum? GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom presentation on...

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Fall Forestry Field Day

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 8:30am to 3:30pm Leonardville, KS

Bill Kennedy has been recognized by the Kansas Forestry Association and the Kansas Forest Service as the 2017 Forest Stewardship Tree Farmer of...

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Night at the Arboretum

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Overland Park, KS

Come and gaze at the nighttime sky. This event will be an interactive experience with activities for all ages. S'more kits also will be...

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Tuttle Treasure Trail

Friday, November 24, 2017 (All day) to Monday, November 27, 2017 (All day) Manhattan, KS

If you want to avoid the Friday after Thanksgiving crowds come to Tuttle Creek State Park on Friday for Free Entrance day and #optoutdoors. The...

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First Day Hike

Monday, January 1, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm Manhattan, KS

Tuttle Creek State Park will host it's annual First Day Hike on January 1, 2018 from 10:30 - 12:00 PM. Hike will be family friendly, last...

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Wednesday with Wine! Stories of Backcountry Hiking in Alaska

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm Ozawkie, KS

Join Dirty Girl Adventures at the Crooked Post Winery for the first in the Wednesday's with Wine series of 2018! We will hear from Dirty Girl...

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Kansas Day Celebration

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

Ditch the drab of winter with a lively birthday party for Kansas at the Overland Park Arboretum. January is the month our state entered the union...

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Night at the Arboretum

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Overland Park, KS

New Moon and Raccoons - Feb 16
Full Moon and Opossums - March 30
Full Moon and Spiders - Sept 21
New Moon and Crows - Nov 9

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40th Anniversary of Perry Lake Hiking Trail - National Recreation Trail Designation

Saturday, March 3, 2018 (All day) , KS

The volunteer groups that help maintain the 29-mile Perry Lake Hiking Trail are celebrating its 40th year as a National Recreation Trail.

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Arbor Day Poster Contest

Monday, March 12, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm Overland Park, KS

Calling all artists, the Overland Park Forestry Division needs your help. Children are invited to participate in the annual Arbor Day Poster...

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Arbor Day Poster Contest

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm Overland Park, KS

Calling all artists, the Overland Park Forestry Division needs your help. Children are invited to participate in the annual Arbor Day Poster...

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Arbor Day Poster Contest

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm Overland Park, KS

Calling all artists, the Overland Park Forestry Division needs your help. Children are invited to participate in the annual Arbor Day Poster...

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Geokids

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids - are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum?

GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom...

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Arbor Day Poster Contest

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm Overland Park, KS

Calling all artists, the Overland Park Forestry Division needs your help. Children are invited to participate in the annual Arbor Day Poster...

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Arbor Day Poster Contest

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm Overland Park, KS

Calling all artists, the Overland Park Forestry Division needs your help. Children are invited to participate in the annual Arbor Day Poster...

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Natural Trails Tour with Jim Earnest and Ken O’Dell

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

Jim Earnest and Ken O’Dell will give a one hour tour of one of the Beautiful Natural Trails at the Overland Park Arboretum. The Arboretum has 140...

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Night at the Arboretum

Friday, March 30, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Overland Park, KS

New Moon and Raccoons - Feb 16
Full Moon and Opossums - March 30
Full Moon and Spiders - Sept 21
New Moon and Crows - Nov 9

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Geokids

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Overland Park, KS

Hey kids - are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum?

GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom...

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Discover Salina Naturally Fair

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm Salina, KS

The Discover Salina Naturally Fair is a free event for families to learn and interact with many aspects of past, present, and future efforts with...

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National Public Gardens Day

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Overland Park, KS

Enjoy this opportunity to spend some time learning about the many gardens at the Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. Our knowledgeable...

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6th Annual GHF Native Plant Sale

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 9:00am Lawrence , KS

Mark your calendars for May 19th! This year's sale will feature up to 50 native milkweeds, grasses, sedges, and wildflowers. All plants are...

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Geokids

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am Overland Park, KS

Hey kids - are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum?

GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom...

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GHF Native Plant Garden Tour

Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 8:00am to 10:00am Lawrence, KS

Join GHF as we tour two vibrant and creative gardens that exemplify the beauty, enjoyment, and benefits that come from gardening with native...

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Summer Classes

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 10:00am to Monday, August 13, 2018 - 11:15am , KS

Tinkergarten is on a mission to elevate childhood. We’re growing a technology-enabled network of leaders that bring families together in a natural...

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Geokids

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am Overland Park, KS

Hey kids - are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum?

GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom...

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Night at the Arboretum

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Overland Park, KS

New Moon and Raccoons - Feb 16
Full Moon and Opossums - March 30
Full Moon and Spiders - Sept 21
New Moon and Crows - Nov 9

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The Great Kaw Adventure Race

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 9:00am Eudora, KS

The Great Kaw Adventure Race is an orienteering based, cognitive, and physical challenge event. Challenges could be trivia about Eudora's...

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Geokids

Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am Overland Park, KS

Hey kids - are you ready for a treasure hunt at the Arboretum?

GeoKids is a fun-filled activity consisting of a brief classroom...

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Night at the Arboretum

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Overland Park, KS

New Moon and Raccoons - Feb 16
Full Moon and Opossums - March 30
Full Moon and Spiders - Sept 21
New Moon and Crows - Nov 9

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The Great Kaw Adventure Race

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 9:00am Eudora, KS

The Great Kaw Adventure Race is an orienteering based, cognitive, and physical challenge event. Challenges could be trivia about Eudora's...

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