|Wind in the Willows Puppet Show Performance Planned for March 16 at the Roeland Park Community Center|
Mr. Toad, Mr. Badger, and the rest of the characters of Kenneth Grahame's Wind in the Willows will be brought to life by Stone Lion’s intricate puppets during a March 16 performance for children ages three to 12.
This performance, which will include lots of action and songs, will take place beginning at 1 p.m. at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood, Roeland Park. This special event is sponsored by the Roeland Park Community Center and the Johnson County Park and Recreation District. Search for the keyword "puppetry" to find this program in the JCPRD's Activities Catalog and online listings.
The show will last approximately one hour. All tickets include a drink and a snack. The cost for advance tickets is $4 per person, while at the door on the day of the performance, tickets will cost $5 per person. A similar puppet show which took place at the Roeland Park Community Center in March 2004 proved wildly popular drawing more than 150 people, so get your tickets early! For advance tickets, contact the JCPRD Registration Department at (913) 831-3359.
The JCPRD's ACTIVITIES catalog is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information about this program, call (913) 631-0016 ext. 443. To register online and for updated program listings, see the District's website at www.jcprd.com