|Shawnee Mission Park Marina open weekends beginning May 3 & 4|
The Shawnee Mission Park Marina is scheduled to operate on the weekends of May 3 and 4, May 10 and 11, and May 17 and 18, prior to opening daily for the summer season beginning May 24.
The marina's weekend hours will be from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The marina offers boat rentals, including canoes, pedal boats, kayaks, and fishing boats. New this year are paddleboards, which are also available for rental. The Shawnee Mission Park Marina accepts credit cards, but not checks. Rental rates are listed on the District's website at http://www.jcprd.com/parks_facilities/permits_Admission_Rentals.cfm. Fishing permits are also available at the marina.
Shawnee Mission Park is located at 7900 Renner Road in Shawnee and Lenexa. For more information, call (913) 432-1377 during the marina's operating hours.
The Johnson County Park & Recreation District's other marina operation at Kill Creek Park, which does not accept credit cards or checks, will also open for the summer season beginning May 24 and will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays through Aug. 3. The marina at Heritage Park will not operate this year.