|Family Kayak Lessons offered on May 14 and 21 at Shawnee Mission Park|
Learn the basics of flatwater kayaking through an introductory workshop being offered twice in May by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District.
Family Kayak Lessons are for ages 10 and up and are designed for beginners. The program will feature a combination of lecture and hands-on experience. Topics to be covered include safety, equipment, and stroke techniques. Search for the keyword "boating" to find this program in the JCPRD's Activities Catalog and online listings.
One program is offered on Wednesday, May 14, while another will take place on Wednesday, May 21. Both classes begin at 6 p.m. at the Shawnee Mission Park boat ramp, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee. The cost for one two-and-one-half-hour session is $13 per person for Johnson County residents or $14 per person for nonresidents.
The JCPRD's ACTIVITIES catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online and for updated program listings, see the District's website at www.jcprd.com