Events at Kansas Wetlands Education Center

The event features the M31 Andromeda Galaxy, a spiral galaxy approximately 2.5 million light years from Earth, along with the planets Jupiter, Saturn, other Messier objects and more. Dr. Jack Maseberg, associate professor of physics, and Dr. Paul Adams, dean of the College of Education, and the Astronomy Club will provide telescopes and be on hand to offer assistance. Those interested can meet at the KWEC northeast of Great Bend to start off with an […]

Join the staff of the Kansas Wetlands Education Center in celebrating the Christmas season with a Holiday Open House from 9:00 a.m. to noon on Dec. 1. While the kids decorate gingerbread birdhouses, adults can take advantage of specials in the gift shop and enter a contest for a $50 gift certificate. Hum along to holiday music selections and graze on Christmas cookies, breads and warm beverages, between activities. There is no charge for the […]