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  1. Public Exhibit Opening: Rainforest Adventure

    January 27, 2018 - April 29, 2018 @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Swing like a Spider Monkey! Jump like a frog! Discover a rodent that weighs over a hundred pounds and a beetle that can carry over 850 times its own weight! Rainforest Adventure brings the museum experience inside a fully interactive maze environment. Everything from zip lines to monkey bars await as guests face both intellectual and physical tasks. Visitors explore one of the least known habitats on earth in a fully interactive maze exhibit chock full of the sights and sounds of a tropical rainforest! You will come out of the four layers of the rainforest with a knowledge of how humans effect this diverse ecosystem and how we can best preserve it. Once you’ve left the rainforest, visit our Butterfly House in the Mezzanine balcony. Experience a room full of native Kansan butterflies gliding around you as you take in their beauty and learn more exciting facts about these delicate species!

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  2. Little Apple Core Challenge

    April 3, 2018 - April 20, 2018

    Calling all businesses! Get your team in shape and ready to compete in two weeks of fun sports and events. Pick up your packet today!

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  3. Storm Spotter Training

    April 12, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    It's tornado season so join the Flint Hills Discovery Center and National Weather Service to learn about weather safety in this FREE storm spotter class. See what different cloud formations mean and what a dangerous sly can look like in the Flint Hills. Program is free and open to the public.

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  4. Sunset Zoo Master Plan Public Meeting

    April 12, 2018, 6:00 PM @ Sunset Zoo

    Sunset Zoo would like to invite you to participate in a feedback and input session regarding Sunset Zoo’s new Master Plan at Sunset Zoo NEC. Working with Zoo Advisors and GMLV Architecture, Sunset Zoo staff has been working for several months to map out the next 30 years at Sunset Zoo. This plan includes growth of the park, animal collection, special events, conservation efforts, revenue opportunities, and more. The session will consist of a presentation of the plan, a Q&A session, and public comment session. Sunset Zoo values your feedback and participation as we work to plan and prepare for the next 30 years of Sunset Zoo!

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