Upcoming Events

  • Sat
    14
    Apr
    2018
    Mon
    28
    May
    2018
    24/7Within a 100-mile radius of Downtown Kansas City

    Join the fun of birding while raising funds for Burroughs Audubon! Gather pledges, and see how many species you and team members can identify in a day of birding. Plan your event by visiting the KS and MO Listserv pages, The Great Missouri Birding Trail site, and eBird.org. See official rules for more details, and thank you for your support!

  • Thu
    07
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 a.m. - NoonBurroughs Audubon Nature Center and Bird Sanctuary

    The mysterious and dynamic world of the unseen. If not for these micro-organisms a vital nutrient would be missing from the food chains of life. From the oxygen we breathe to the food for everything from hydra to whales, all rely on Plankton. Microscopy Lab included. Click on "Bonnie the Biologist" for more information.

  • Thu
    07
    Jun
    2018
    6:00 pmThe Farmhouse Restaurant

    Yes, in JUNE and on a Thursday evening. The program "Protecting Birds by Restoring Grasslands." Grassland birds and other wildlife are the focus of an exciting new initiative – National Audubon Society’s Conservation Ranching Program. Dinner will feature grass-fed beef sourced from Dave Haubein’s Audubon-certified ranch in southwest Missouri and sold by retailer Jake Davis, owner of the mid-Missouri based Root Cellar. Roger Still, a former Audubon executive who works on projects related to food and nature globally, will talk with Dave and Jake about the way dinner tables across America can help save our grassland birds. Registration is limited to 60 people. Beef or vegetarian option. $50.00 per person. Click here for registration form. The Farmhouse is located at 300 Delaware St, Kansas City, MO 64105.

  • Wed
    13
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 a.m. - NoonBurroughs Audubon Nature Center and Bird Sanctuary

    Jumping, hunting, weaving, and spinning--Midwest spiders and arachnids rule the world of the unseen. They are beneficial and valuable to even precious, and life without them would be unbearable. Their services are indispensable. Click on "Bonnie the Biologist" for more information.

  • Sat
    16
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 a.m. - NoonBurroughs Audubon Nature Center and Bird Sanctuary

    The mysterious and dynamic world of the unseen. If not for these micro-organisms a vital nutrient would be missing from the food chains of life. From the oxygen we breathe to the food for everything from hydra to whales, all rely on Plankton. Microscopy Lab included. Click on "Bonnie the Biologist" for more information.

  • Thu
    21
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 a.m. - NoonBurroughs Audubon Nature Center and Bird Sanctuary

    Jumping, hunting, weaving, and spinning--Midwest spiders and arachnids rule the world of the unseen. They are beneficial and valuable to even precious, and life without them would be unbearable. Their careers are indispensable. Click on "Bonnie the Biologist" for more information.

  • Sat
    07
    Jul
    2018
    10:00 a.m. - NoonBurroughs Audubon Nature Center and Bird Sanctuary

    The epic tale of dinosaurs remains with us today. Identification, behavior, diversity, and value will be discussed at great length. Learn why certain cultures revere them instead of fear them! Click on "Bonnie the Biologist" for more information.

  • Wed
    11
    Jul
    2018
    10:00 a.m. - NoonBurroughs Audubon Nature Center and Bird Sanctuary

    Chewing, biting, stinging and singing! Missouri's insects rule the summer months. Learning how we really need them just as much as they need us makes for an eye opening experience. Click on "Bonnie the Biologist" for more information.

  • Thu
    12
    Jul
    2018
    10:00 a.m. - NoonBurroughs Audubon Nature Center and Bird Sanctuary

    The epic tale of dinosaurs remains with us today. Identification, behavior, diversity, and value will be discussed at great length. Learn why certain cultures revere them instead of fear them! Click on "Bonnie the Biologist" for more information.

  • Wed
    18
    Jul
    2018
    10:00 a.m. - NoonBurroughs Audubon Nature Center and Bird Sanctuary

    Chewing, biting, stinging and singing! Missouri's insects rule the summer months. Learning how we really need them just as much as they need us makes for an eye opening experience. Click on "Bonnie the Biologist" for more information.