Park district seeks donations to feed small animals
The Ernie Miller Nature Center, 909 N. Kansas 7 Highway, Olathe, has ongoing needs for supplies for both the animals kept at the center and the wild animals that come to the feeders. Search for the keyword "animals" to find this program in the JCPRD’s Activities Catalog and online listings.
Donations will be accepted after Dec. 3. Following is a list of items being sought: black oil sunflower seed; white millet, thistle, or safflower seed (no seed mixes, please); suet cakes; dried seed corn on the cob; LabDiet 5001 rodent food; pine shavings; bags of reptile bedding; Timothy hay; various sizes of clear Critter Keeper boxes with snap tops from pet stores; ferret snacks; bleach, and laundry soap.
Donors who wish to be recognized will have their names listed in the Nature Center’s Tracks newsletter and in an advertisement in the Spring issue of Activities, so please take time to fill out a card at the Nature Center!
For more information, call the Ernie Miller Nature Center at (913) 764-7759.