|“Rabbit Season, Duck Season" is subject of next museum storytelling program on March 21 at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center|
Hop and waddle into spring with some lively rabbit and duck tales during the next entertaining and educational stories involving nature, history, culture, and art being presented by local Storyteller Jo Ho as part of a storytelling series being offered by the Johnson County Museum.
Titled simply Jo Ho Storyteller, this series of stand-alone programs is for ages three to five. These programs take place beginning at 10 a.m. on one Wednesday each month at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center, 8788 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park. The cost for each one-hour program is $2 per person, and museum members receive a 20 percent discount but must register by telephone to receive their discount. Registration for these programs does not include admission to the Johnson County Museum or to KidScape.
To find these programs in the My JCPRD Activities catalog and online listings, browse first under preschool and then under fine & performing arts. In the printed catalog and when using the website’s advanced search, look for the keyword “storytelling.”
The next program in the series is called “Rabbit Season, Duck Season” on Wednesday, March 21. Learn fun facts about these delightful floppy-eared and fine-feathered friends. P.S. No hunting allowed, but lots of laughs and role-playing permitted! For more information or to register by phone, call (913) 831-3359. To register online at www.jcprd.com, click on “Activity Registration,” create or sign into an account, and complete a barcode search for 42015.
The final Jo Ho Storyteller program this season is “Seeds, Weeds, Bugs, and Slugs” (barcode 42016) on April 11.
These programs are also eligible for credit in the Mindfulness 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 Nathan at (913) 826-2950.
The Johnson County Museum is a department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.