Mar 01

JCPRD offers more than 50 spring break options for kids, families

Posted on March 1, 2024 at 1:44 PM by Becky Burnside

Sure, we offer 17 youth camps over spring break (March 11-15), but there’s so much more, including the first (indoor) show of Theatre in the Park’s 2024 season, Kids’ Day Out sessions, art labs, daily nature programs, a free day at the Johnson County Museum, and Gamin’ with the Grandkids and Pot-O-Gold geocatching special events. 

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Mar 01

Check out JCPRD’s latest honors

Posted on March 1, 2024 at 9:26 AM by Becky Burnside

Four JCPRD employees brought home awards from the annual Kansas Recreation and Park Association Conference in early February, two staff members recently received 2023 Leadership in Action Awards from Johnson County government, and the Johnson County Museum collected three additional awards in late 2023. 

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Mar 01

New South Loop Trail will connect Walnut Grove area to Gary L. Haller Trail

Posted on March 1, 2024 at 9:18 AM by Becky Burnside

Construction is set to begin March 4 on a new two-mile paved trail on Shawnee Mission Park's south side, which will connect the Mill Creek Streamway Park’s Gary L. Haller Trail near Shelter 8 to the Walnut Grove and Parkhurst trails near Shelter 10. 

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