1601 S. Speck Rd.
(North of East 23rd Street and Speck Road intersection)
Tuesday-Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m
Saturday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m.
Explore the outdoors, make crafts and listen to great stories. Offered in partnership with the Kansas City Public Library. Call (816) 325-7115 for more information.
10:00 - 10:45 a.m. &
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.
|Thursday||Catch Frogs & Toads|
|Aug 4||Thursday||Mother Snakes Lay Their Eggs|
|Aug 11||Thursday||So many flowers, So many bugs|
|Aug 18||Thursday||Beaver's Live on George's Pond|
|Aug 25||Thursday||Say Goodbye to Hummingbirds|
Saturday, July 23
10am - 1pm
What kinds of dragonflies will you catch? We'll help you find out. Plus you can make your own dragonfly to take home. We supply nets, craft materials, and all kinds of dragonflies. You will need sunscreen, a refillable water bottle, and insect repellant.
Call 816.325.7115 for more details.
Saturday, August 27 | 10 am - 5pm
Hike the hummingbird trail lined with flowers and feeders. Ask the experts how to attract hummingbirds to your yard and explain how they live. Kids will make a hummingbird craft and native plants for hummingbirds will be for sale.
If you have a love for the outdoors and want to help George Owens Nature Park, please consider volunteering your time at the nature park. Contact us at (816) 325-7115 to learn more.
Individuals and family volunteers will learn about our natural world by assisting park staff. We have volunteer opportunities that will fit your interest - gardening, maintaining bird feeders, assisting with nature programs, etc.