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OK Kids Day

TOMORROW PRAIRIE DOG STATE PARK IN CONJUNCTION WITH KANSAS WILDSCAPE WILL SPONSOR THE 12TH ANNUAL OUTDOOR KANSAS FOR KIDS DAY. THIS IS AN INCREDIBLE OPPORTUNITY FOR YOUTH TO GET OUT AND ENJOY THE OUTDOORS. FOR SOME IT MAY BE AN INTRODUCTION TO THE BEAUTY AND ENJOYMENT OF THE OUTDOORS, WHILE FOR OTHERS, A REINFORCEMENT OF THE EXPERIENCES AND OUTDOOR OPPORTUNITIES THAT ARE AVAILABLE IN OUR COMMUNITY. AT PRAIRIE DOG STATE PARK, KIDS WILL HAVE THE CHANCE TO ENJOY THE FOLLOWING ACTIVITIES:
FISHING CLINIC, ARCHERY SHOOT, TRAP SHOOT- (AGES 10-17), LASER SHOOTING AND HUNTING SIMULATOR- (AGES 10 AND UNDER), JET SKI SIMULATOR, MILFORD NATURE CENTER PRESENTATION- (PRESENTATION ON SNAKES AND OTHER REPTILES), LOCAL EMERGENCY SERVICES VEHICLES, AND A CONSERVATION OFFICER K-9 PRESENTATION. ALL THE GUNS, AMMUNITION, FISHING POLES, AND BAIT WILL BE PROVIDED. ALL KIDS PARTICIPATING IN THE OK KIDS DAY WILL RECEIVE A PRIZE DONATED BY THE FOLLOWING SPONSORS: KANSAS WILDSCAPE, KANSAS STATE TROOPERS ASSOCIATION, NORTON TRAVEL AND TOURISM COMMITTEE, PHEASANTS FOREVER LONGSPUR CHAPTER, NORTON CHIROPRACTIC CENTER, NORTON ARCHERY CLUB, END ZONE SPORTS SUPPLY, THE LARRY SMITH FAMILY MEMORIAL, WALLY BURTON, T&D BAIT SHOP, JAMBOREE FOODS. REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT WILL START AT 8:00 A.M. AND WILL FINISH AT 2:00 P.M. ALL YOUTH PARTICIPANTS SHOULD MEET AT THE PARK OFFICE. EVENTS WILL TAKE PLACE THROUGHOUT THE PARK, AND NO TRANSPORTATION IS PROVIDED SO PARENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ACCOMPANY THE KIDS AND ENJOY THE EXPERIENCE ALSO. LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED. NO VEHICLE PERMITS ARE REQUIRED FOR SATURDAY SINCE THIS IS OUR FREE ENTRY DAY. ANYONE INTERESTED IN SPONSORING AN EVENT OR HELPING THAT DAY, ALONG WITH ANY QUESTIONS CAN CONTACT THE PARK OFFICE AT (785) 877-2953.