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Great Plains Nature Center

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The Great Plains Nature Center is the regular meeting place for many wildlife,
environmental and outdoor-oriented organizations in the Wichita area.  
Meetings usually include an interesting public program on a variety of topics. 
Check out the schedule below and click on the links
for more information about the different groups and meeting details.

The Flatland Fly Fishers are holding weekly fly-tying workshops at the GPNC
every Friday afternoon from 2:00 - 4:30 p.m. and monthly open fly-tying
sessions on the second Thursday from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

The Flatland Fly Fishers are once again bringing the F3T film series to Wichita, on Saturday May 4. The films will be shown in the Coleman Auditorium at the GPNC beginning at 7:00 PM. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased at Zeiner's Bait Shop or at the door if seats are still available. More info here.

  February March April
Flatland Fly Fishers

See above for info on their fly-tying sessions!

Thursday, February 2
7:00 PM
Thursday, March 2
7:00 PM
Thursday, April 6
7:00 PM
Sierra Club Friday, February 10

Potluck supper @ 6:30
Program @ 7:30

Kansas legislature update
by Zack Pistora

No meeting at GPNC

see their website for March details

No meeting at GPNC

see their website for April details

Kansas Astronomical Observers Saturday, February 18
3-5 PM
Saturday, March 18
3-5 PM
Saturday, April 15
3-5 PM
Wichita Audubon Society Tuesday, February 21
7:00 PM

Breeding Bird Surveys in Kansas
by Bill Busby, Kansas Biological Survey

Tuesday, March 21
7:00 PM

The Birds of Colombia
by Bob Gress,
Birds In Focus,
Retired Director of GPNC

Tuesday, April 18
7:00 PM

by Lorrie Beck,
Retired Director of GPNC

Chisholm Trail Antique Gun Association Thursday, February 16
Annual Banquet offsite
See their website for details
Thursday, March 16
7:00 PM
Thursday, April 20
7:00 PM

updated 02/14/2017 -

Questions or comments?  Send Email to Jim Mason Spidey
Or write us at: 
Great Plains Nature Center
6232 E. 29th Street North
Wichita, KS 67220-2200             Call:  316-683-5499            Fax:  316-688-9555