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Burr Oak Woods

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Who:  All Ages               

Where:  Burr Oak Woods located at 1401 NW Park Road, Blue Springs, MO 64015

Cost Per Girl: N/A

Cost Per Adult: N/A

How to register:  No registration required.  

Questions: Call 816-228-3766 between Tuesday-Friday 7am-5:30 p.m.

Additional Information:  To view all programs please visit our website.

Program Name:  What’s for Dinner

When: Wednesdays & Saturdays

What:  Discover what’s for dinner at Burr Oak Woods as the captive amphibians, fish and turtles enjoy their feast every Wednesday and Saturday. The snakes will be fed (April 3 & 17; May 1, 15 & 29 and June 12 & 26).
Program Name:  Fish Paint Art

When: May 23 from 10 a.m. - Noon
What:  Prime up for Free Fishing Weekend (June 6-7) by diving into this fun method of recording your fishy catch! Using rubber fish and acrylic or tempera paints, finger painters to skilled artists will create a Gyotaku (Japanese for fish rubbing) to take home.


Program Name: Birding Burr Oak Creek

When: June 6, 2015 from 7 – 8 a.m.

What:  Shake out your shorts, dust off your binoculars and throw on your water shoes. This month we are birding Burr Oak Creek! This seldom explored section of Burr Oak Woods may harbor some unique bird species and we hope you are able to join us.  Meet at the Bethany Falls parking lot. Binoculars are available to borrow.

Program Name:  Great Slithering Snakes

When: June 27  from 1 - 2:30 p.m.

What:  Missouri is home to more than 40 different kinds of snakes. How many can you identify by sight? This program is sure to be a hissing good time with quizzes, live snakes, fun facts, and myth busters. You may even see some of our snakes enjoy a meal