Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Sat April 28 – Family Fun Day at Baker Wetlands

Date: Saturday, April 28th – 9:00 am until Noon

Location: Family Fun Day at The Baker Wetlands

Bring the whole family out to the Baker Wetlands to enjoy a day learning about the wetlands and the animals that inhabit them.  There will be many exhibits on Reptiles & Amphibians, Aquatic OrgaDr. Roger Boyd, Education Coordinator & Professor Emeritus of Biology and Jon Boyd, Director of The Wetlandsnisms, Live

Bird Banding, Live Raptors,  Tardigrades, and Wetland Superheroes. Everyone can participate in seining for crayfish. The weather permitting there will be canoeing. The wetlands are a wonderful place to hike, enjoy the many species of birds, and just relax and enjoy nature.  The Discovery Center will also be open. A great event for all ages.

Hope you can join us anytime during the morning. The wetlands are located at 1365 N 1250 Rd. There is no charge for this event.

This Event is also sponsored by: Baker Wetlands, Baker University, Lawrence Parks & Recreation

 

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Sat May 12 – Crown Kids Fishing Club

Outside for a Better Inside & Crown Fishing Club for Kids Events: Saturday, May 12th – 9:00 am until 11:00 am – Bismarck Lake -1616 N 1700 Rd Also: Saturday, June 9th – 8:30am until Noon – Mary’s Lake –  2811 Kensington Rd  This is a fishing derby & cookout, part of the Lawrence Parks… Continue Reading

Sat June 9 – Crown Kids Fishing Club

Outside for a Better Inside & Crown Fishing Club for Kids Events: Also: Saturday, June 9th – 8:30am until Noon – Mary’s Lake –  2811 Kensington Rd  This is a fishing derby & cookout, part of the Lawrence Parks & Recreation Program Also: Saturday September 22nd– 9:00 am until 11:00 am – Sandra J Shaw… Continue Reading

Sat Sep 22 – Crown Kids Fishing Club

Outside for a Better Inside & Crown Fishing Club for Kids Events: Also: Saturday September 22nd– 9:00 am until 11:00 am – Sandra J Shaw Community Park – 2nd & Indiana No fishing skills required. Help and instruction is available. All fishing equipment and bait are provided. There is no charge for any of our events.… Continue Reading

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