|New Trucks and Big Rigs for Kids event return is to The Theatre in the Park on April 17|
The event is called Trucks and Big Rigs for Kids and will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 17, at The Theatre in the Park, 7710 Renner Road, Shawnee. This event was offered for the first time in 2009 and drew more than 500 people. Participants can see what the insides of these vehicles look like. This event is for all ages, but parents are encouraged to bring their little ones out to meet and greet trucks, tractors, construction, and city vehicles up close. They’ll have the opportunity to crawl, climb, and sit in the driver’s seat while visiting with the real-life operators of these vehicles. Admission is free for ages 12 and under and $4 for adults. Perform a catalog search for the keywords “special event” to find this program in the Johnson County Park & District’s Activities catalog and online listings.
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.