Category Archives: Past Events

Family Fun Day at Baker Wetlands – April 28, 2019

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

Location: Family Fun Day at The Baker Wetlands – 1365 N 1250 Road

Bring the whole family out to the Baker University Wetlands Discovery Center to enjoy a day learning about the wetlands and the animals that inhabit them.  You’ll learn about amphibians, reptiles and other wetland creatures!  Plus, it’s a great opportunity for family to discover nature and get some exercise walking the trail around the wetlands. There will also be crafts, tardigrades, lawn games and a scavenger hunt.

On-going events include:

1:30 -2pm            Singing Sarah

2:15 – 3pm          Reptiles and amphibians – Baker University Wetlands

3:15 – 4pm          Raptor Program – Prairie Park Nature Center

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

Sponsored by:

 

Crown Kids Fishing Club – May 12, 2018

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 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. Catch &… Continue Reading

Family Fun Day at Baker Wetlands – April 28, 2018

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 Organisms, Live Bird Banding, Live… Continue Reading

April 16, 2016 – It was a great Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day at The Baker Wetlands – April 16, 2016 We had a great day at Bake Wetland.  Thanks to everyone who helped.   We learned about: Wetland animals and their Adaptations – Jon Boyd, Baker Wetlands Director Amphibian and Reptile Demonstration – Stan Roth, Retired Lawrence High Biology Teacher Function and Values of… Continue Reading

Fishing Day – September 26, 2015

We held a Fishing Contest, Saturday, September 26, 2015, at the pond at the Sandra J Shaw Community Health Park.  Randy Russell with the Crown Kids Fishing Club And Outside for a Better Inside collaborated and had a great event. About 35 Children and parents enjoyed a beautiful morning at the pond.  Many fish were… Continue Reading

Sat June 9, 2918 – Crown Kids Fishing Club

Outside for a Better Inside & Crown Fishing Club for Kids Events: 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 Community Park… Continue Reading

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