|Donations of animal supplies sought through Holidays for the Animals program at Ernie Miller Nature Center|
The Ernie Miller Nature Center, located at 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 are accepted on an ongoing basis. Following is a list of items being sought: black oil sunflower seed; white millet, thistle, or safflower seed (finch mix is the only seed mix accepted); suet cakes; dried seed corn on the cob; LabDiet 5001 rodent food; ferret snacks; pinewood shavings; Mazuri ferret diet, non-clumping cat litter, bags of reptile bedding; various sizes of clear critter totes/ pet keepers boxes with snap tops from pet stores; bleach; laundry soap; and gift cards to Price Chopper and Petco for emergency purchases.
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.