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Pool Instead of School event planned for April 14 at Roeland Park Aquatic Center
03/22/2017
A themed pool party is the perfect antidote for bored kids on a teacher in-service day, and that's the goal of a mid-April special event being planned at the Roeland Park Aquatic Center.   read more 
 
50 Plus Plans Adventure Walk to visit Nebraska's Indian Cave State Park on April 15
03/22/2017
Indian Cave State Park in southeastern Nebraska is the next Adventure Walk destination being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.   read more 
 
50 Plus plans Catalog Release Party on April 7 at Mill Creek Activity Center
03/16/2017
Celebrate the arrival of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's May through August MY JCPRD Activities catalog and get the scoop on the programs it contains during a new special event being offered by the 50 Plus Department in early April.   read more 
 
Join the Easter Bunny’s Extreme Egg Hunt in Shawnee Mission Park on April 8!   
03/16/2017
The Easter Bunny has taken the traditional egg hunt to the extreme for a third annual special event for all ages being planned eight days before Easter by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.   read more 
 
Trucks and Big Rigs for Kids event returns to The Theatre in the Park on April 8   
03/16/2017
A popular special event which lets kids get an up-close look at big rigs, tractors, and all types of equipment will be returning to the Theatre in the Park in Shawnee Mission Park on April 8.   read more 
 
Visit Ernie Miller Nature Center to participate in Passport to Adventure 2017 beginning April 8   
03/16/2017
Gather your family and pick up your Passport to Adventure for the Interpretive Site Coalition of Kansas City’s annual event at the Ernie Miller Nature Center or at any of 19 other sites in the metro area beginning April 8.   read more 
 
Soup, Salad, and the Strolling Strings event set at Matt Ross Community Center on April 13
03/16/2017
Come enjoy a delicious lunch of soup, salad, bread, and dessert during a special event being planned in mid-April by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.

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Western parking lot at Shawnee Mission Park Off-Leash Area to be closed for removal and replacement beginning in March   
03/08/2017
The western parking lot at the Shawnee Mission Park Dog Off-Leash Area will be closed to the public beginning in mid-March as the lot is replaced and expanded, Johnson County Park & Recreation District officials announced.   read more 
 
Prairie Spirit Trail State Park is next destination for 50 Plus Spring Strolling program on April 5
03/08/2017
A portion of the Prairie Spirit Trail State Park is the next destination for the Wednesday Walks program being presented by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District on Wednesday, April 5.   read more 
 
JCPRD's Roeland Park Early Childhood Development Center and Natureplay Preschool to conduct annual open houses on April 6   
03/08/2017
Open houses for the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Early Childhood Development Center at the Roeland Park Community Center and the Natureplay preschool at the Mill Creek Activity Center will take place on Thursday, April 6.   read more 
 
Celebrate Women's History Month with Daring American Women event at The Ernie Miller Nature Center on March 25
03/06/2017
Celebrating the rich history of American women and girls during Women's History Month is the goal of a special event planned in late March at the Ernie Miller Nature Center.   read more 
 
May through August issue of JCPRD Activities catalog available after March 27
03/06/2017
The next issue of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s Activities catalog will be online at www.jcprd.com on March 24 and in print form the week of March 27. Registration for classes in the catalog begins at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, March 27. The free publication covers JCPRD programs and events offered between May and August.   read more 
 
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