City of Independence, Missouri

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12/13/2017

14th Annual Winter Solstice Torch Lit Hike

December 13, Wednesday 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Free Public Program Enjoy this seasonal family favorite. Walk a forest trail lit by torches to see ice sculpture, live owls and raptors, telescopes to view the night sky, and a trail of snowmen. Stay warm with hot chocolate and a roaring fire. The first 175 guests receive a free travel mug. This is an outdoor activity. Please dress for the weather. Call 816.325.7115 for more information.

George Owens Nature Park, 1601 S. Speck Rd.