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JCPRD board approves potential name for Meadowbrook Park building
07/21/2017
At its regular meeting on July 21, the Board of Park and Recreation Commissioners for the Johnson County Park and Recreation District approved the potential name of “Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse” for a ...   read more 
 
Overnight fishing opportunities set for Aug. 12 and 19 at JCPRD lakes
07/19/2017
The second of two Overnight Fishing Saturdays planned this summer at Kill Creek Park, and the fourth of four at Shawnee Mission Park are planned in August. This year's Overnight Fishing Saturdays bega...   read more 
 
50 Plus Bingo programs continue on Aug. 16
07/19/2017
"Back to School" is the theme of the final bingo session planned this summer by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.   read more 
 
Take a Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Johnson County Museum on Aug. 16 or 26
07/19/2017
Join us for a behind the scenes tour of the Johnson County Museum’s collections storage facility at the new Arts & Heritage Center during a new special event offered two times and mid and late August.   read more 
 
Mystery walk to round out 50 Plus Summer Strolling program on Aug. 16
07/19/2017
A location determined by participants themselves will be the final destination for the Summer Strolling program being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.   read more 
 
Ernie Miller Nature Center presents new Be Our Guest parent and child dance on Aug. 18
07/19/2017
Dress to the nines in your finest frocks and ties for a fairytale night being presented by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District in mid-August at the Ernie Miller nature Center.   read more 
 
Enjoy a screening of “The Grapes of Wrath” at the Johnson County Museum on Aug. 5
07/12/2017
Celebrate Route 66 with a special viewing of “The Grapes of Wrath” at the Johnson County Museum in early August.   read more 
 
JCPRD beach and marinas to end their summer seasons on Aug. 6
07/12/2017
Time is quickly winding down to take advantage of the summer season for one beach and two marinas operated by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. The facilities include: the Shawnee Mission Park Marina, located in Shawnee Mission Park, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee and Lenexa; and Kill Creek Park Beach and Marina, 11670 Homestead Lane, Olathe. The Shawnee Mission Park Beach did not open this year, as a new beachhouse is under construction and will reopen for the 2018 season.   read more 
 
Museum Art Adventures for ages six to 12 continue on Aug. 9 & 12
07/12/2017
Young artists can start with archive photos and create something new during art adventure programs being presented in August by the Johnson County Museum.   read more 
 
50 Plus plans Catalog Release Party on July 31 in Antioch Park
07/12/2017
Celebrate the arrival of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's September through December My JCPRD Activities catalog and get the scoop on the programs it contains during a special event being offered by the 50 Plus Department in late July.   read more 
 
September through December issue of JCPRD Activities Catalog available after July 31
07/12/2017
The next issue of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s My JCPRD Activities Catalog will be online at www.jcprd.com on July 28 and in print form the week of July 31. Registration for classes in the catalog begins at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, July 31. The free publication covers JCPRD programs and events offered between September and December.   read more 
 
2017 Movies in the Park presentations conclude Aug. 1 with “Finding Dory”
07/12/2017
The fourth and final presentation in the 2017 Movies in the Park program will take place in early August at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s The Theatre in the Park in Shawnee Mission Park.   read more 
 
Pee Wee Fall Soccer League deadlines coming up in early August
07/12/2017
Deadlines are quickly approaching for signing up for the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s Pee Wee Soccer League at Thomas S. Stoll Park and New Century Fieldhouse.   read more 
 
Johnson County Park & Recreation District closes one of two slides at Roeland Park Aquatic Center
07/05/2017
Effective July 1, 2017, the swirl slide at the Roeland Park Aquatic Center will be closed to public use until further notice.

On June 29, 2017, Johnson County Park and Recreation District (JC...   read more 
 
Splash 4 Cash and Twilight Swim events planned in late July at Roeland Park Aquatic Center
06/28/2017
Two special events are being planned at the Roeland Park Aquatic Center in late July. These include Splash 4 Cash on July 23, and a Twilight Swim on July 25.   read more 
 
The Drum Safari Show concert on July 26 is next Kid Friendly Musical Performance at museum
06/28/2017
A high-energy, interactive percussion performance is in store when the Johnson County Museum presents the next in a series of Kid Friendly Musical Performance on July 26.   read more 
 
50 Plus Bingo programs continue on July 19 & 27
06/22/2017
"Baseball " and "Ice Cream Sundae" are the themes of bingo game sessions being offered in July by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.   read more 
 
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