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Give kids a night with KC Zoo animals

If you’re still looking for a unique experience to give the kids for the holidays, check out the Kansas City Zoo overnights with the animals.

Throughout the year, there are opportunities for a Red Panda Overnight, Nocturnal Safari, Birthday Bash Overnight, Slumber Down Under with Kangaroos, a Polar Bear PJ Party, Penguin Pole-Looza and Elephant Extravaganza.

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December 17th, 2019|Animals, Children, Education, Event, Nature, Wildlife|0 Comments

Is a real or artificial Christmas tree more eco-friendly?

This time of year, the question is almost always asked. Is a real or artificial Christmas tree the most environmentally responsible?

There are many reasons why real Christmas trees are more eco-friendly. Real trees are both a renewable and biodegradable natural resource. On average, it takes about seven years to raise a Christmas tree to marketable […]

Students plan nationwide climate rallies

Students around the country will continue calling for government action on climate change at rallies on Friday, December 6. To find a rally near you, go to Sunrise Movement.

Students are supporting 15 year-old Greta Thunberg who last year sat in front of the Swedish Parliament every school day for three weeks to protest the lack […]

View migrating bald eagles in Missouri

Thousands of migrating bald eagles can be seen during winter months at Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) Eagle Days events. Find eagle displays, live eagle programs and kid’s crafts at many events.

MOUND CITY: December 7 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. and December 8 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge near Mound City. […]

November 26th, 2019|Birds, Conservation, Event, Nature, Restorative, Sustainability, Wildlife|0 Comments

See sheep-to-fiber art at Creative Hand Show

Local fibers artists will display and sell their work at the Creative Hand Show and Sale this weekend. Many raise their own sheep or use eco-friendly fibers to create unique items.

The KC Weavers Guild and the Fiber Guild of Greater  Kansas City are co-sponsoring the annual Creative Hand Show and Sale at the Old Shawnee Town Hall at 11600 […]