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Free New Horizons Band Concert set for March 14 at Lakeview Village   
02/22/2017
A free concert by the New Horizons Band is set for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14, at Lakeview Village, 9100 Park St., Lenexa.   read more 
 
Additional vehicle could be added if enough interest shown for March 15 Adventure Walk in Missouri's Prairie State Park   
02/22/2017
A waiting list is now being taken for a mid-March Adventure Walk at Prairie State Park in southwestern Missouri being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park and Recreation District.   read more 
 
New St. Patrick's Day Dance for 50 Plus is March 17 at Matt Ross Community Center
02/22/2017
Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day during a new special event being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.   read more 
 
Johnson County Museum Foundation Secures Grant from Freedom’s Frontier National Heritage Area for New Signature Exhibition planned for the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center
02/22/2017
Freedom’s Frontier National Heritage Area has awarded the Johnson County Museum Foundation a $5,000 grant for the for the exhibit “Becoming Johnson County,” scheduled to open at the Johnson County Museum’s new location in the Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center in May 2017.   read more 
 
Jay Hinrichs steps into JCPRD’s new development director position
02/10/2017
A former Greeley, Colo., man with previous ties to the Kansas City Royals, University of Kansas athletics, and the Kansas City Corporate Challenge, has been tapped as the Johnson County Park & Recreat...   read more 
 
JCPRD summer park hours begin March 1
02/08/2017
Summer hours of 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. go into effect March 1 for many Johnson County Park & Recreation District parks. These summer hours will stay in effect through Oct. 31.

District parks impac...   read more 
 
Animal Tales Storytime sessions continue on March 1 & 22 at Ernie Miller Nature Center
02/08/2017
The winter and spring season of Animals Tales Storytime sessions will continue during March at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s Ernie Miller Nature Center in Olathe. Young children and ...   read more 
 
Missouri's Wallace State Park is March 1 destination for 50 Plus Spring Strolling program
02/08/2017
Located just north of Kansas City, Missouri's Wallace State Park is the next destination for the Spring Strolling program being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreati...   read more 
 
Discover Fulton, Mo., during 50 Plus day trip on March 2
02/08/2017
National treasures and delights of the small and vibrant town of Fulton in central Missouri are the destinations of an early March day trip being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson Count...   read more 
 
Free Coffee with the Birds program offered on Tuesday mornings beginning Jan. 3 at Ernie Miller Nature Center
12/14/2016
Come enjoy winter bird watching from the comfort of an indoor wildlife viewing room during an informal program being offered for ages 18 and older at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Ernie Miller Nature Center.   read more 
 
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