|Next First Fridays for Kids for ages 8-12 set for Feb. 5 at RPCC|
Children ages eight to 12 are invited to make the first Friday of each month kids' night. This program is being presented by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood Dr., Roeland Park.
First Fridays for Kids is the name of this program. Kids are invited to leave the grown-ups behind and enjoy a night planned just for them. Participants can make new friends, and let their imaginations run wild with themed activities. Dinner is included.
To find this program in the JCPRD’s Activities catalog and online listings, browse first under youth and then under enrichment & special interests. In the catalog and when using the website’s advanced search, look for the keywords “special events.”
The next program will run from 6 to 9 p.m., on Friday, Feb. 5, when the theme is minute to win it. The cost for one three-hour event, including dinner, is $16 per child for Johnson County residents or $18 per child for nonresidents. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online at www.jcprd.com, follow the “Register for Activities” link and complete a barcode search for 31908. Other upcoming First Fridays for Kids sessions include: March 4, when the theme is Lucky Leprechauns (barcode 31909); and April 1, when the theme is April Fool's Day (barcode 30910). Please register by the Monday prior to each session by calling (913) 826-3160.
These programs are also eligible for credit in the Social dimension for the JCPRD U holistic wellness program for participants ages three to 18. Participants can complete Achievement Classes (similar to academic grade levels) and earn Achievement Badges and Awards. To register for JCPRD U, call (913) 826-2950.
Printed copies of JCPRD’s Activities catalog are available for pickup at all Johnson County Library branches.