Saturday, Sep 20th, 2008
Kansas City, MO • Map
At Jerry Smith Park in south Kansas City, MO. This is the only surviving remnant prairie in Jackson County. This year marks ten years of prairie restoration efforts at Jerry Smith Park, administered by Kansas City Parks and Recreation. This tenth anniversary of the rebirth of this prairie will also be celebrated by the expected dedication of a segment of a new hiking trail. The day will feature exhibits, activities, food and guided hikes on the prairie from 2-6pm followed by live music at dusk. Event sponsors include Kansas City Parks and Recreation, Kansas City Power and Light, Kansas City Wildlands, Missouri Department of Conservation and the Missouri Prairie Foundation. For directions and more information contact Burr Oak Woods (816) 228-3766 or the KC wildlands website.
Sponsor: Kansas City Wildlands
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What to Bring
For outdoor events we recommend bringing sturdy footwear, long pants, insect repellent, sunscreen, a hat and water!.
- KNPS sponsored/co-sponsored event