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8:00 am

Whirlwind: Art in Motion

artists whirlwind

Kinetic art is a unique art form utilizing the environment to enhance the aesthetic experience for the viewer. Participating artist Lin Emery aptly described the artistry of kinetic sculpture when she said, “Elements are derived from nature, and I borrow natural elements — wind, water, magnets — to set them in motion. The rhythms are … Read More

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Felted Forms: Masking the Forest

Welcome to the fourth annual exhibit of Felted Forms – Wool in the Woods. Last year we took you on a colorful journey through the woodland sculpture garden. This year, we again use color and form to enhance the grey winter scenery along the same route. We hope you will take a stroll along the … Read More

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1:00 pm

Native Trees of Kansas

Spring color

Our greatest resource at the Overland Park Arboretum is the naturally planted woodlands. This 160-acre area is home to forty-seven (47) of the eighty-five (85) species of trees native to the state of Kansas. Jim Earnest will give a one hour PowerPoint presentation "Native Trees of Kansas." He will show and discuss many of these … Read More

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