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Posted on: March 1, 2018

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

It's Camp Time!

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Summer is just around the corner... what are YOUR young theatre lovers doing for their vacation?

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Welcome to Ernie Miller Nature Center

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Gatherings such as weddings, graduations, corporate events, and birthdays are welcome. To ensure the use of a shelter, reservations are recommended.

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

Sailing I class offered for adults beginning July 31

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Learn the basic skills of sailing through a class being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District beginning in late July.Sailing I is for ages 18 and older. Participants will learn about types of boats, launching techniques, docking, ma...

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

Last summer JCPRD youth and preschool swim lessons begin July 23

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The last opportunity of the summer for preschoolers and youth to learn to swim or improve their existing swimming skills is being offered in late July by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District at the Roeland Park Aquatic Center, 4843 Rosewood D...

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

New Canvas Painting with a Brush and Beans program for 50 Plus is July 23

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A fun class of step-by-step canvas painting techniques designed for beginners is being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District in late July. Canvas Painting with a Brush & Beans is the name of th...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

July T.A.K.E. Self-Defense Seminars for 12 and older set for two Johnson County locations

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The Ali Kemp Educational (T.A.K.E.) Foundation is offering two self-defense programs at Johnson County locations during July.  

The foundation presents these programs to help fight the kind of violence which killed a 19-year-old Leawood resident d...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Ernie Miller Park Amphitheater programs continue on July 6, 13, & 20

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Bring the family to the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s Ernie Miller Park Amphitheater on Friday evenings during June and July for educational and entertaining programs. The programs last about 45 minutes and are designed for all...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

"Blue Ribbon at the County Fair" is subject of next museum storytelling program on July 18

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Young children can share in some of the fun of going to a county fair during a late July session of the Johnson County Museum's series of entertaining and educational stories involving nature, history, culture, and art, presented by local Storyteller Jo H...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Overnight Fishing at Kill Creek Park is Aug. 11

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The second of two Overnight Fishing Saturdays  planned at Kill Creek Park during 2018 will take place on Aug. 11, while the last of four overnight opportunities at Shawnee Mission Park will take place on Aug. 18.After 11 p.m. on these da...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Come watch Perseid Meteors during astronomy program at TimberRidge Adventure Center on Aug. 12

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The opportunity to see some of nature's fireworks streak through the sky is part of a special event planned in mid-August at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s TimberRidge Adventure Center.The event is called A Trail of Stardust - the Per...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Next Wednesday Walk for 50 Plus takes participants to KU Field Station on July 18

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The biological field station of the University of Kansas is the destination for the next  monthly Wednesday Walks being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.The program is called Summer Strolling ...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Next Listen Local Live free concert is Aug. 10 with Rewound

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The last in a series of three free concerts being offered by the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center (JCAHC) will take place in early August.Listen Local Live is the name of this program, which is meant to let participants experience live performanc...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Johnson County Museum to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer

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The Johnson County Museum is pleased to announce its participation in the ninth annual Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Museum Launches After-School Care Program for 2018-2019

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It's New!  Be a part of the inaugural Museum Explorers Club -- an After-School Care program featuring cultural enrichment activities and outdoor play.  Enrollment starts on Monday, May 6 for the 2018-19 school year for children enrolled ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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The Johnson County Museum relies on the generosity of residents, past and present, to build our collections. We actively collect objects, photographs, and papers from all periods of the county's history. If you have materials you'd like us to consider, pl...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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