|Ernie Miller Park Friday Night Amphitheater programs continue on July 8, 15, & 22|
Bring the family to the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Ernie Miller Park Amphitheater on Friday evenings during July for educational and entertaining programs. The programs last about 45 minutes and are designed for all ages. Programs begin at 7 p.m. A charge of $3 per person paid on-site helps cover the cost of the programs; children two and under are free. Preregistration is not required for these programs.
To find this program in the JCPRD’s Activities catalog and online listings, browse first under fun for all and then under special events. In the catalog and when using the website’s advanced search, look for the keywords “nature & outdoors.”
July presentations are:
July 8 Animal Exploration - Join one of our park police officers as they tell stories of their animal encounters in our Johnson County parks. A few critters have been spotted close to where you will be sitting! Discover how park police safely search for critters while protecting the animals. See cool items found in the parks and view live animals up close.
July 15 Animal Outhouse - Everybody poops, even the animals! Some animals have interesting ways of getting rid of their waste. We will meet live animals and discover how their nesting and shelters affect their pooping habits.
July 22 Bats - Explore the dark and mysterious world of Kansas bats. Enjoy a summer evening learning about these amazing and misunderstood flying mammals. Discover how we benefit from them and how we can help protect them.
For more information on amphitheater programs, call (913) 764-7759.