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Jan 31

Eastern Red Cedar

Posted to Ernie Miller Nature Center: Tracks Newsletter by Bryan Thompson

In the winter the Eastern red cedar (Juniperus virginiana) is more easily seen. This evergreen is common through out our state. Many people see this tree as a weedy plant that invades the prairie, shading out grasses and flowers below. This tree is not a cedar nor is it red, at least not on the outside.

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Sep 30

Check out the new public art in Meadowbrook, Shawnee Mission parks

Posted to Explore JCPRD by Richard Smalley

“Gateway” in Meadowbrook Park and “A Seat at the Table” in Shawnee Mission Park are new outdoor public artworks area residents will be able to view beginning in October.

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