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The nature center offers programs for all ages and grade levels. Public programs found in the Lawrence Parks and Recreation brochure can be accessed on line for easy registration. Call the nature center directly at 785-832-7980 to schedule group programs or email us at mbirrell@lawrenceks.org. Click on the links below to see a full description of our programs.

Groups over nine people should plan on scheduling their visits with nature center staff, especially in the busy summer months. Due to space limitations and fire codes, the nature center reserves the right to limit the sizes of large, unscheduled groups visiting on a drop in basis.

Public Programs

Programs for children through adults as seen in the Lawrence Parks and Recreation brochure. Daytime, after-school and weekends.

Environmental Education Programs for Schools and Other Organized Groups

Scout Programs

The nature center offers merit badge programs for all levels of boy scouts and girl scouts. Programs can be customized to your groups needs.