Archive for Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Museum program lets kids have fossil fun

October 31, 2006


Children will have the opportunity to learn about fossils during a special program at the city's Prairie Park Nature Center.

The program Mysteries of Fossils will be from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Nov. 8 at the nature center, 2730 Harper St. The program is for children 7 to 12 years old, and there is a $5-per-child fee.

The class will discuss how fossils are formed, how to identify fossils and about the fossil history of Kansas. There also will be an outdoor fossil hunt.

To enroll, visit the department's Web site at or visit any Lawrence Parks and Recreation facility.


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