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Meetings at the
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.

  September October November
Flatland Fly Fishers

See above for info on their fly-tying sessions!

Thursday, September 7
7:00 PM
Thursday, October 5
7:00 PM
Thursday, November 2
7:00 PM
Sierra Club

Friday, September 8

No meeting at GPNC.

Tour of Eagle Valley Raptor Center.
See their website for details.

Friday, October 13
Potluck supper at 6:30
Program at 7:30

"Transportation options in Wichita"
by Phil Nelson of Wichita Area Metropolitan Planning

Friday, November 3

Potluck dinner and auction at GPNC.

Details soon!

Kansas Astronomical Observers

No meeting at GPNC

see their website for September details

Saturday, October 21

3:00 - 4:30 pm
Program TBA

Saturday, November 18

3:00 - 4:30 pm
Program TBA

Wichita Audubon Society Tuesday, September 18

Program 7:00 pm

"Chaplin Nature Center" by Shawn Silliman, Director of Chaplin Nature Center

Tuesday, October 17

Program 7:00 pm

"Galapagos Islands"
by Jim Griggs, wildlife photographer

Tuesday, November 21

Program 7:00 pm

"Kansas Butterflies"
by Jim Mason, Director of the GPNC

Chisholm Trail Antique Gun Association Thursday, September 21
7:00 PM
Thursday, October 19
7:00 PM
Thursday, November 16
7:00 PM

updated 09/06/2017 -

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