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Pollinator Prairie to host Pollinator Week event in Olathe, KS • Johnson County

Friday, Jun 24th, 2016 @ 10am–2pm
320 S. Blake Street • Olathe, KS • Map

The Pollinator Prairie will host a family-friendly event at The Pollinator Prairie in Olathe in conjunction with National Pollinator Week. People of all ages are invited to learn about pollinator species with activities including:
• Honeybee demonstrations by Ron Post, The Beekeeper
• Birds of Prey exhibit by Operation Wildlife
• Caterpillar and butterfly exhibit by Monarch Watch
• Hands-on kids activities hosted by the K-State Extension Master Gardeners Wildlife Habitat Committee
• Live music by Heather’s Art Garden
• Bat exhibit by Barbara Willson
• Get your fingers in the dirt, and plant seeds by Westlake Hardware – Olathe
• Fido, Friend or Foe? Coloring Books by State Farm Insurance –John Booth Agent –Olathe
• Art & Crafts and Games and so much more

1. Take I-35 South
2. Take Exit 218 toward Santa Fe
3. Merge onto E. Santa Fe St.
4. Turn left on N. Blake St.

Contact: Jennifer Kingston 913-693-1905


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