Public Programs

The Kansas Wetlands Education Center offers some unique and exciting programs for the general public. Special programs are offered for Children, Adults, and Families.

Photo workshop with Bob Gress

Family Events

Past Family Events have included:

  • Star Gazing
  • “Migration Rally”
  • Turkey Hunting Workshop

Children’s Programs

Summer set of weekly children’s programs offered (typically in July)
Winter set of weekly children’s programs offered (typically in February)

Past Children’s Programs have included:

  • “Turkey Tales”
  • Monarch Tagging
  • Ceramics Workshop
  • Making Tracks
  • Cheyenne Bottoms Spring Chorus—Frog and Toad Calls
  • Children’s Aquatic and Terrestrial Day Camps
  • Masters of the Night Sky
  • Backyard Bird Count
  • Mammals R Us
  • Nature’s Marvelous Inventions
  • Let Sleeping Snakes Lie
Youth photographer

Adult Programs

Past Adult Programs have included:

  • Beginning Birding Workshop
  • Landscaping your Yard for Birds
  • “Ghost Bird” Screening
  • Butterfly Identification Workshop
  • Cheyenne Bottoms Birds of Prey
  • Dr. John Cody’s “Night Beauties: The Great Silk Moths” presentation
  • Greater Prairie-Chicken Lek Field Trip
  • Hummingbirds in Kansas
  • Christmas Bird Count
Birdwatching Group

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