1601 S. Speck Rd.
(North of East 23rd Street and Speck Road intersection)
10-10:50 a.m. and 11-11:50 am
Thursdays in June, July and August
Time for a summer of great stories and outside adventures at George Owens Nature Park. Story Time on July 11 will be at Hill Park (2201 S. Maywood Ave.) all other Nature Story Time activities are at George Owens Nature Park.
Call 816.325.7115 for more information.
June 6 Catch Tadpoles
June 13 Catch Crawdads
June 20 Catch Fish
June 27 Catch Fireflies
July 11 Stream day in the Creek at Hill Park (2201 S. Maywood Ave.)
July 18 Catch Grasshoppers
July 25 Catch Dragonflies
August 1 Make Hummingbird Feeders
August 8 Make Tracks
August 15 Make Bee Bread
August 22 Make a Bird Book
August 29 Make a Trip to Nature's Grocery Store
Reserve your spot by calling 816.325.7115.
Dragonflies are cool, and you'll get to catch them! We supply nets, materials and dragonflies. You'll need sunscreen, refillable water bottle and insect repellant.. Call 816.325.7115 for more information.
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.