Special Events Page July - August
Outdoor Skills: Archery - Beginning (Ages 8-12)
Tuesday & Thursday July 10th & 12th, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Experience the challenging sport of archery in this coed class designed for beginners. Safety, basic fundamentals, techniques, and equipment will be covered. Participants will have time to practice and develop their skills. Equipment is provided. For more information call (913) 826-2800. Instructor: Park Police. Cost is $34/person for residents and $37/person for non-residents. Register Online.
Nature & Outdoors: Family Fun Time (Ages 8 & Older)
Sunday July 15th, 2018 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Get outdoors!! Each month archery, bb guns, boating, and fishing will be offered from 1:30 - 4:30 pm. Participants may come and go or stay for entire event. Families will rotate through the activities at their own pace. Must pre-register for event online, no drop-ins. For more information call Outdoor Adventure Specialist Lysa Holladay (913) 856-8849. Advanced registration required. Fee is non-refundable. In case of inclement weather, program may be cancelled. Cost is $15/person for residents and $17/person for non-residents. Register online.
Astronomy: A Trail of Stardust - The Perseid Meteor Shower
Sunday August 12th, 2018 10:00 pm-12:00 am
Join us for the chance to see some of nature’s fireworks and a personal tour of the August night sky. There will be a short indoor presentation followed by a guided night sky tour. There will be a short walk to reach our viewing location. Feel free to bring your own blanket or chair. You may bring binoculars but they are not required. In case of clouds or rain, there will be a related indoor program. Advanced registration required.Cost is $9/person for residents and $10/person for non-residents. Register online.
TimberRidge Adventure CenterPhysical Address
12300 S Homestead Lane
Olathe, KS 66061
Public use by reservation or registration only.
Please contact us for more details.
Lysa HolladayOutdoor Adventure SpecialistPhone: (913) 856-8849
Bill McGowanOutdoor Education ManagerPhone: (913) 826-2802