Category Archives: Lawrence

L.R. “Dad” Perry Park

Location: At the intersection of Harvard and Monterey in Lawrence, Kansas. If you turn east on Harvard, the first street on your right is the entrance to the part of the park we were at. Cost: Free! Web site: http://lawrenceks.org/lprd/parks/dadperryparkContinue reading

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Kansans! Education Advocate Training Coming to Lawrence

Families Together is hosting a day of Education Advocate training on February 26, 2013, in Lawrence, Kansas.  The training is free and includes lunch.  There’s teeny print at the bottom of the announcement that says to apply to become an … Continue reading

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Special-Needs Summer Camps in Kansas/Missouri (and one in Colorado!)

I got a copy of this article from a mailing list I’m on; you can see the original on the kidsfun.com Web site here.  I’ve changed the text on entries for camps for blind and VI kids to purple, and … Continue reading

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KU Natural History Museum

Location:  1345 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045 (the museum is next to the Union on KU Campus) Cost: Requested donation of $5 for adults and $3 for children, but you don’t have to donate to enter. Web site: http://naturalhistory.ku.edu/ I … Continue reading

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Prairie Park Nature Center

Location:  2730 Harper Street, Lawrence, KS Cost: Free! Web site:  http://www.lprd.org The Prairie Park Nature Center is an undiscovered jewel in Douglas County. It’s hard to find, but it’s entirely worth it. The designers definitely took accessibility to heart: in … Continue reading

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