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Make a Gourd Birdhouse

Ever wanted to try your hand at building a birdhouse from a gourd? Come to this Arboretum class to personalize a pre-drilled gourd with paint, color, and decorations. At the end, you will have a work of art to hang…

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Night at the Arboretum

Experience the Arboretum like you never have before -- at night! Enjoy the night time sights and sounds and escape outdoors as a family while you learn about Native American Tribes that once lived here in Eastern Kansas. Bring your…

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Balancing Nature: Building a Mobile

Create a unique mobile for your yard or home from materials found in nature while learning how science, math and art help you create your design. Classes are designed for those entering 1st-5th grades. We ask that parents/guardians remain nearby…

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Interested in geocaching? Find out why over 5 million people throughout the world hunt for containers, called geocaches, using handheld GPS devices. Bring the entire family for this fun-filled adventure at the Arboretum. Brief classroom presentation followed by a search…

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