As summer approaches, the Flint Hills Discovery Center is encouraging people to go on an adventure in the region.
The center held Explore the Flint Hills Day on Saturday, featuring activities inside the building and outside in the Flint Hills for people to learn about the region. It took the place of the annual Flint Hills Festival, which would typically have a variety of vendors on Blue Earth Plaza. Instead, Saturday’s event took away the booths and focused on taking people away from the center to highlight the land, its creatures and its history.
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