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Senior Wednesday


What is Senior Wednesday? Senior Wednesdays are informational and entertaining sessions designed for active seniors. 12 Wichita institutions collaborate to offer these programs, including the GPNC.

Senior Wednesdays at the GPNC feature refreshments and guest speakers. Our Senior Wednesdays are completely free. Come learn with us on the 5th Wednesday of each month.

Light refreshments at 10 am

Program begins at 10:30 am

2019 Program Schedule

January 30

The Role of Animals in Stream Food Webs and Nutrient Cycling

Garrett Hopper, a Research Assistant at Kansas State University, will be speaking about aquatic ecology. He has been studying how a small prairie stream fish community responds to drought in the Flint Hills of Kansas. 

May 29

Pam Martin, Kansas Wetland Education Center

Do you know what flowers are trying to communicate? Discover the hidden messages and more about flowers and some interesting history about the use of flowers to send messages throughout the centuries.

July 31

Topic To Be Announced

October 30

Topic To Be Announced