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Posted on: April 4, 2018

New Superhero Saturday event is April 28 in Shawnee Mission Park

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Suit up and celebrate National Superhero Day with your little crime-stopper during a new special event being planned by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District in late April.This event is called Superhero Saturday and will take place on Saturday...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Mildale Farm Community Day set for April 28

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The public will have an opportunity to explore and fish at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s Mildale Farm property during a Mildale Farm Community Day set for Saturday, April 28.The five-hour event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Public invited to TimberRidge Adventure Center Open House on April 28

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Whether or not you've seen or experienced the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's TimberRidge Adventure Center, an open house scheduled for Saturday, April 28, is your next chance to do so. Also on the same day, a related open house for the ce...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Shawnee Mission Park Marina opens weekends beginning May 5 & 6

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The Shawnee Mission Park Marina is scheduled to operate on the weekends of May 5 and 6, May 12 and 13, and May 19 and 20, prior to opening daily for the summer season beginning May 26.

The marina’s weekend hours will be from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. dai...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

New Cinco de Mayo 50 plus event is May 8 at Cedar Lake Village

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Register by May 1 to take part in a festive Cinco de Mayo Fiesta  being planned by the 50 Plus department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.Cedar Lake Village, a senior living community in Olathe, is hosting this event. Join us...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Free New Horizons Band Concert set for May 8 at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center

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A free concert by the New Horizons Band is set for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 8, at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center, located at 8788 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park.

For this event, the entire 45+ member ensemble is expected to play for about an hour...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Learn Astronomy Backyard Basics at TimberRidge Adventure Center on May 11

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Learn the basics of backyard astronomy with no telescope required during a new mid-May special event planned at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s TimberRidge Adventure Center.

The event is called Backyard Basics, and is for all ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

JCPRD Overnight Fishing Opportunities for 2018 begin May 12 at Shawnee Mission Park

Overnight Fishing

Ten Overnight Fishing Saturdays at four Johnson County Park & Recreation District lakes are being planned this year, beginning in mid-May.

The first Overnight Fishing Saturday will take place on May 12 at Shawnee Mission Park Lake. After 11 p.m. on tha...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Register by May 11 to showcase your talent in this year's Senior Follies event on July 14

Senior Follies

Performers are currently being sought for this year's Senior Follies event in mid-July, but hurry, as May 11 is the deadline to apply to be in the 2018 event, which takes place on July 14. This program is presented by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

Mom & Me Camping Event at TimberRidge Adventure Center set for May 18

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If you are looking for some unplugged time with your kids, a mid-May event at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's TimberRidge Adventure Center can help.Now in its second year, this program is called the Mom & Me Camping Event, and prom...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

Johnson County Sailing Society to conduct “Come Sail With Us” event on May 19

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All sailors and sailing enthusiasts ages 18 and older are invited to join the Johnson County Sailing Society for a special event on Saturday, May 19, at Shawnee Mission Park Lake, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee and Lenexa.This  free event is called “C...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Check out The Artisan's Expo in Antioch Park on May 19

Artisans Expo

Come find a one-of-a-kind gift for that new graduate or purchase a special work of art to add to your home while supporting area artists during The Artisan's Expo, which is set from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 19, in Antioch Park, 6501 Antioch Road, M...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

23rd Annual In Step and In Shape Walk is May 23 in Antioch Park

In Step In Shape Walk

For over two decades, an early summer special event has provided 50 Plus participants with an opportunity to get outside, enjoy local trails, and stay active.  The 23rd Annual In Step and In Shape event will take place on Wednesday, May 23, in An...

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