Wild Birthdays: Party packages available at nature center

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department’s Prairie Park Nature Center offers multiple party packages for children’s birthdays.

Basic birthday party packages include a 40-minute naturalist-led program, a 20-minute activity and a total of two hours of class time. Children can choose from different live animal program themes, including: Touch and Feel Animals, Slippery and Scaly, Critters of Kansas and Who’s Awake? Nighttime Critters. Cost for the basic package is $130. Maximum party attendance is 15 children and 10 adults.

Party participants must supply their own food and decorations; however, there are options for treats and decorations for an additional fee. Prairie Park Nature center is located at 2730 Harper St.

For more information or to schedule a birthday party at the nature center, contact the nature center at (785) 832-7980 or visit https://lawrenceks.org/lprd/ppnc/programs/birthdayparties/.

For more information, please contact the nature center at (785) 832-7980.