Passport to Nature Fundraiser on Thursday, April 11 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM! Food, music and ADVENTURE await at our annual fundraising event - your chance to help CONNECT KIDS to NATURE! EXPLORE our exhibits. SAMPLE local cuisine. DELIGHT in drinks with friends. BASK in live music. FISH for wine. DIVE into our live and silent auctions. Your ticket is a PASSPORT to NATURE - featuring guest appearances by native Kansas animals and a host of entertaining activities throughout the evening. All proceeds benefit the mission of the Friends of the Great Plains Nature Center. Buy tickets.