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 updates as we gradually resume programs and events. Hope to see you soon!  

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Dance: Tea Dance – Spring Fling 

Join us for an afternoon of fun with The Playboys. Bring your favorite sweet treat or potluck dish to share. Refreshments provided.

1 - 2 hr. dance - $5 pay at the door.      

Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse               4/9    Fri            2 pm

Games: Anniversary Special - Gameshows of the 90’s

Have you ever dreamed of hearing your name over the loud speaker, “you’re the next contestant, come on down!” Join in on this silly rendition of television game shows. Everyone gets a chance to play. Refreshments will be served. Please register in advance, space is limited.

1 - 1 ½ hr. event - $15 / $17 nonresidents

8110               Roeland Park Community Center                 4/15     Thu      1:30 pm

Games : Anniversary Special – I Love the 90s Music Bingo

Spice up your life with a totally wicked afternoon of music bingo. Score some sweet prizes and enjoy refreshments as you get jiggy with it to your favorite tunes of the 90s. Please pre-register at least one week in advance, space is limited. Payment is required at time of registration. For the enjoyment of all participants, children are not permitted to attend 50 Plus Bingos. Cost of admission covers snacks and staff time to administer the bingo program. No additional charge for bingo. 

1 - 1 ½ hr. event - $15 / $17 nonresidents; $17 / $19 nonresidents day-of registration; cost of admission covers food and staff time to administer the bingo program. No additional charge for bingo.

8270               Matt Ross Community Center              3/10     Wed     1:30 pm

Games: Mardi Gras Mah Jongg Tournament

“Laissez les bon temps roulez!”  Let the good times roll at this Mardi Gras 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. We’ll keep you energized this Fat Tuesday with coffee, snacks, lunch, and dessert. Please register before 2/12.

1 - 6 hr. event - $15 / $16 nonresidents; cost of admission covers food and staff time to administer the Mardi Gras Mah Jongg Tournament. No additional charge for mah jongg. 

8111               Roeland Park Community Center                 2/16     Tue      9:30 am     CANCELLED

Games: Valentine’s Day Lunch & Bingo

Treat yourself to a special Valentine’s Day with a catered lunch and 12 games of bingo with a variety of prizes awarded to winners. Singles and couples welcome!  Pre-registration required.

1 - 2 ½ hr. event - $15 / $16 nonresidents in advance; $18 / $19 nonresidents for registrations starting one week before event. Cost of admission covers food and staff time to administer the bingo program. No additional charge for bingo.

8112               Roeland Park Community Center                2/12     Fri   11:30 am

New! Holiday Event: Easter Egg Hunt

Who says kids get to have all the fun? This egg hunt is for 50 Plus ONLY! Search high and low for these hidden eggs outside the community center. A special furry friend might even hop by for a photo op! Coffee and refreshments included.

1 - 1  hr. event - $10 / $11 nonresidents

8113               Roeland Park Community Center               4/1       Thu   1 pm] 

Social Event: Afternoon Tea in the Pavilion

Enjoy an afternoon of well-mannered frivolity. Try traditional Afternoon Tea snacks and sample a variety of teas. Bring your favorite teacup from home.

1 - 1 ½ hr. event - $15 / $17 nonresidents; $18 / $19 nonresidents for registrations starting one week before event.

7975             Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse              4/29     Thu      3 pm

Travel: Travel Show

Get ready to travel again with 50 Plus! Join us at our February virtual Travel Show to preview new scheduled destinations and beautiful vacation spots for 2021. These presentations will be offered via Zoom at different times throughout the day. This is a free event.  RSVP by calling 913-826-2975. Information on how to access the travel presentations will be sent no later than 5:00pm the day before the program to those who RSVP.

 FREE                   Virtual Program               2/23           Tues 

9am – Spain & Morocco – September 2021

10:30am – Shades of Ireland – October 2021

1pm – Exploring South Africa – November 2021

2:30pm – Spotlight on Santa Fe Holiday – December 2021


Click HERE to view our Virtual Programs!

Annual Events

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