Grades K-2 / Shawnee Prairie Preserve / Pre-registration Required
With Halloween myths and everyday legends, the bat has a wicked reputation. Learn why bats are actually beneficial and what we can do to help keep them in our backyards. Explore bat biology, and take a peek around Shawnee Prairie to see if there are any winged residents sleeping the day away.
Park P.A.L.S. is a series of monthly programs designed for children in grades K-2 who are interested in nature. P.A.L.S. stands for Practicing And Learning Stewardship. The program’s mission is to develop future earth stewards through meaningful educational opportunities
and hands-on experiences in the natural world. Programs are offered one Saturday of every month and are supervised by staff & adult volunteers. A materials fee of $3.00 is charged for each program, and pre-registration is required.