|New season of 50 Plus Bingo begins May 17|
A new season of themed bingo games is being kicked off in mid-May by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. In all, seven bingo sessions will be presented at five locations through late April.
All of this season's bingo sessions begin at 1:30 p.m. and will feature a dozen games of bingo, as well as food, prizes, and fun. Bingo prizes include gift certificates to local restaurants and businesses. The cost for each two-hour program is $5 per person for Johnson County residents or $6 for nonresidents. Advance registration is required.
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 the five-digit barcodes listed below.
“At the Movies” is the theme for the first bingo session which will take place on Wednesday, May 17, at the Matt Ross Community Center, 8101 Marty St., Overland Park (barcode 39145). Also in May is a session called "BBQ," set for Thursday, May, 25, at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood, Dr., Roeland Park (barcode 39146).
Other upcoming winter and spring 50 Plus Bingo programs being planned include: "Fiesta" on June 7 at the Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, 11902 Lowell, Overland Park (barcode 39147); "4th of July" on June 30 at the Mill Creek Activity Center, 6518 Vista Dr., Shawnee (barcode 39148); "Baseball" on July 19 at the Sunset Building, 11811 S. Sunset Dr., Olathe (barcode 39149); "Ice Cream Sundae" on July 27 at the Roeland Park Community Center (barcode 39150); and "Back to School" on Aug. 16 at the Tomahawk Ridge Community Center (barcode 39151).
While JCPRD’s 50 Plus programs are primarily for people who are age 50 or older, interested parties who have not yet reached that magic age may still be able to attend. Persons 18 and older who are interested in a 50 Plus class are invited to call the 50 Plus Department at (913) 826-3030 for space availability.
Printed copies of the My JCPRD Activities catalog are available for pickup at all Johnson County Library branches.