Special Events

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The 50 Plus program hosts a variety of special events throughout the year at all of our programming sites. Below are all of our fall opportunities. Click on the highlighted barcode number to register. Check back often for the latest listing of programs and events. Hope to see you soon!  

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Games: Special Event Chili Bingo
Celebrate the changing of the seasons meeting new friends over a mild chili, salad, and cinnamon roll dinner - it’s a Kansas thing! 12 games of bingo included. Prizes can range from gift cards to gift baskets. Please register by 9/23. Everyone receives a special fall-themed gift.
1 - 2.5 hr. event - $17 / $19 nonresidents; cost of admission covers food and staff time to administer the bingo program. No additional charge for bingo.

23151            Roeland Park Community Center          10/6    Thu    11:30 am

Special Event: Witches’ Tea 
If the broom fits, fly it!  Enjoy an afternoon with Halloween-themed games, a scary twist to traditional tea snacks, and sample some of the tea potions. Teacups provided.
1 - 1.5 hr. event- $15 / $16 nonresidents

23128             Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse              10/13   Thu      1:30 pm

Games: Mah Jongg Halloween Party
You’ll have a ghoul-ish good time at this marathon of Mah Jongg! Bring your friends, favorite foursome, or meet new players and enter to win prizes. Players rotate tables and track wins, no bracket play. Mild chili lunch and dessert included. Please register before 10/17.
1 - 5 hr. event - $16 / $17 nonresidents; cost of admission covers food and staff time to administer the Mah Jongg event. No additional charge for Mah Jongg. 

23148            Roeland Park Community Center        10/20   Thu   9:30 am

Special Event:  Veterans Breakfast 
Celebrate Veterans Day early with a delicious pancake and sausage breakfast from Chris Cakes.  All veterans eat FREE! Family members and the general public are invited to attend with a $8 charge for breakfast.  Please call 913-826-2830 to register by 11/7.
1 - 2 hr. event - Veterans FREE / $8 non-veterans breakfast

23282          Matt Ross Community Center             11/10    Thu    8:30 am

Special Event: Friendsgiving
Gather with us to express our gratitude, love, and well wishes for our friends around us.  Afternoon fun includes food, games, and great conversation! Stretchy clothes a must!
1 - 1.5 hr. event - $15 / $16 nonresident 

23129           Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse           11/16    Wed      1:30 pm

Special Event: Winter Picnic
Brrrr…it’s cold outside so we are bringing the summer picnic inside.  We will have picnic snacks, lemonade, and lawn games!
1 - 1.5 hr. event - $15 / $16 nonresident

23131              Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse            12/14     Wed     1:30 pm

Holiday Event: Jingle Mingle
Let’s have a little fun this holiday season! Enjoy an afternoon of fun holiday games, spirited tunes, and festive treats.  Don’t forget to bring an item from home you would like to regift for the White Elephant exchange. 
1 - 2 hr. event - $15 / $16 nonresidents 

23277              Matt Ross Community Center                 12/20    Tue   1:30 pm  

Holiday Event: Ring in the New Year
Let’s celebrate the New Year! Enjoy musical entertainment by our very own Misty Town, six games of bingo, and lunch.  Prizes can range from gift cards to gift baskets.  Pre-registration is required.
1 - 2.5 hr. event - $17 / $19 nonresidents; Cost of admission covers food and staff time to administer the bingo program. No additional charge for bingo.

23156              Roeland Park Community Center               12/30   Fri    12 pm

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Annual Events

Don’t miss out on these events we host on an annual basis.  Check back often for date updates.