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Posted on: June 19, 2020

New Recreational Soccer Camp for ages 4 to 12 begins July 7 at Heritage Park

Girl playing soccer

A new Recreational Soccer Camp for youth is being offered by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District beginning in early July. Physical distancing and COVID-19 safe practices will be observed during this program.

This program is for ages four to 12....

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Co-ed Ninja Training gymnastics class for ages 6-12 begins July 8

MCAC Obstacles

Sixty minutes of ninja fun are in store for children enrolled in a gymnastics program being offered by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District in early July. Physical distancing and COVID-19 safe practices will be observed during this program.

The ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Ernie Miller Park Friday Programs offered on July 10, 17, & 24

Animal Tales Storytime

Bring the family to the Johnson County Park and Recreation District’s Ernie Miller Park for educational and entertaining Friday Family Programs inside the Ernie Miller Nature Center during July. The programs last about 45 minutes and are designe...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

S'mores Family Geocaching event in Shawnee Mission set for July 10

Smore family fun geocaching

Search for hidden caches in Shawnee Mission Park using our GPS devices during and early July special event being planned by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District. Physical distancing and COVID-19 safe practices will be observed during this progr...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Kids’ Night Out planned on July 10 at Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse

Kids Night Out MBPC

arents can have an evening to themselves while the kids have a fun-filled time during an early July program being planned at the Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District. Physical distancing and COVID-19 safe practices...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

JCPRD Overnight Fishing Saturdays set for July 11, 18, & 25

Overnight Fishing

Overnight Fishing Saturdays during July are being planned by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District for July 11 at Lexington Lake Park, July 18 at Heritage Park, and July 25 at Shawnee Mission Park.

After 11 p.m. on these respective dates, each pa...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

New RecXtra-Summer Edition camps offered beginning July 13 and 20

MCAC Camp

An opportunity for youth to kids to learn, socialize, and grow is being offered in the form of a new camp being presented by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District. Physical distancing and COVID-19 safe practices will be observed during this prog...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Youth will explore the science of heat and electricity during a Mad Science® workshop in mid-July

lightbulb

Youth can learn more about the science behind heat and electricity during a two-hour Mad Science® workshop for being offered in mid-July by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District at the Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse.

Mad Science© Har...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

New Tropical Luau event for ages 2 & 3 is July 16 at Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse

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Young children can take a tropical trip to the clubhouse during a new special event being presented in mid-July by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District. Physical distancing and COVID-19 safe practices will be observed during this program.

This e...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Family Kayak lessons offered on July 18 in Shawnee Mission Park

Family Kayak Lessons

Learn the basics of flatwater kayaking through an introductory workshop being offered twice in mid-July in Shawnee Mission Park by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District. Physical distancing and COVID-19 safe practices will be observed during thi...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Roadwork closes Heritage Park trail pedestrian access point beginning May 18

Heritage Park Trail Closure

The Heritage Park trail pedestrian access point located at the intersection of 159th and Pflumm will be closed as the city of Overland Park installs a new roundabout. 

The trail closure is expected to run from Monday, May 18 through Tuesday, Aug. ...

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