|Back to School Beach Party Planned at Shawnee Mission Park and Kill Creek Beaches|
The third and final of three special events planned at the Shawnee Mission Park Beach and Kill Creek Beach this summer will take place on Sunday, Aug. 11. This will also be the final day of both beaches' 2002 season.
Shawnee Mission Park is located at, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee, while Kill Creek Park is located at 11670 Homestead Lane, Olathe.
A Back to School Beach Party will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. at both beaches. Participants are invited to say "so long" to summer through hourly contests and games, including funniest swim suit and Beach Boys Karaoke. At 5 p.m., a drawing will select one boy and one girl under 17 who will each win a backpack loaded with school supplies!
Daily beach admission for children 12 and under and seniors 50 and above are $3 for Johnson County residents or $3.50 for nonresidents, while adult admission is $4 for Johnson County residents or $4.50 for nonresidents
Shawnee Mission Park Beach is open from noon. to 6 p.m. daily through Aug. 12, while Kill Creek beach is open from noon to 6 p.m. only on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, also through Aug. 11.
For more information during business hours, call Shawnee Mission Park Beach at (913) 492-2157 or Kill Creek Park beach at (913) 583-3661.