Kansas Riverbank Project – Volunteer Work Days Announced

Kansas Riverbank Project - Volunteer Work Days Announced Sign Up for Volunteer Work Days for our Kansas Riverbank Restoration Project! Sign up for volunteer work days here:  Volunteer Work Days Fall 2018 Contact us at … [Continue reading]

2018 Douglas County Natural & Cultural Heritage Grant

FRIENDS OF THE KAW AWARDED 2018 DOUGLAS COUNTY NATURAL & CULTURAL HERITAGE GRANT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FRIENDS OF THE KAW AWARDED 2018 DOUGLAS COUNTY NATURAL & CULTURAL HERITAGE GRANT LAWRENCE, KS (June 27, 2018) – Friends of the Kaw … [Continue reading]

DeSoto Boat Ramp – 4th of July Closure

DeSoto Boat Ramp - 4th of July Closure Please make note the DeSoto boat ramp at Riverfest will close on Tuesday evening, July 3rd, at 9:00 p.m. for Wald Fireworks to begin their display set up for the City's annual 4th of July at Riverfest. The boat … [Continue reading]

FOK Cleanup Begins with Manhattan Battery Casings

FOK Cleanup begins in Manhattan with Battery Cases scatter on the sandbars from Manhattan to St. George on the Kansas River 1000 lbs. of battery cases made from rubber...scattered on sandbars from Manhattan to St. George...picked up via canoe and … [Continue reading]