This is a repeating event

15feb1:30 pm2:30 pmSenior Wednesdays1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Details

Join us for the Senior Wednesdays at GPNC and learn about the natural world around us! These programs are informational and entertaining sessions, designed for active seniors ages 55 & older, offered by a collaboration of Wichita museums and cultural institutions.
Presentations will take place in the Coleman auditorium in the lobby of Great Plains Nature Center at 1:30pm. FREE! No admission or registration required.
Feb. 15th
Large Mammal Movements and Habitat Connectivity: Global and Local Perspectives.
John Beckman, PhD
Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks
April 19th
Nurtured by Nature: Increased Cognitive and Psychical Functions due to the Great Outdoors
Katlin Vargas, C.I.G.
Friends of the Great Plains Nature Center
June 21st
Grazing: an Important Tool in Managing Grasslands
Lauren Govekar
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
August 16th
Exploring Monarch Butterflies
Jim Mason
Former Great Plains Nature Center Director
October 18th
Chiropterophilia: For the Love of Bats
Lauren Miller
MFA Candidate, Artist, Bat Lover
See https://www.seniorwednesday.org/ for a full list of locations and times!



(Wednesday) 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm


Great Plains Nature Center

6232 E 29th St N