Category Archives: Past Events

Apr 28, 2019 – Family Fun Day at Baker Wetlands

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:

 

June 8, 2019 – Kid Fish Derby & Cookout

Outside for a Better Inside & Crown Fishing Club for Kids Event Kid Fish Derby & Cookout Saturday, June 8th – 9:00 am until 11:00 am – Mary’s Lake -2811 Kensington 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… Continue Reading

May 12, 2018 – 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 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

Apr 28, 2018 – 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 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

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