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February 25, 2021, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Ernie Miller Nature Center
Child must be fully potty trained to participate in this program.
Your Little Critter will enjoy 3 hours of fun and education! Activities will vary by theme, but we will have a snack, make a craft, play games, and see an animal visitor each day. Children must be potty trained. Preregistration is required. Registration fee is nonrefundable. Sign up for just the Thursdays you want or for all of them! A monthly bundle is offered at a discount for registering for all four available Thursdays in January, February, or April. You must register for all four dates in the same month at the same time to receive the discount. For more information call Park Naturalist Diana Bliss at (913) 826-2807.
1 – 3 hr. class - $19 / $21 nonresidents
4 – 3 hr. classes (Jan., Feb., April only) - $65 / $73 nonresident
February 25, 2021, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Ernie Miller Park
Take a hike…. with a naturalist. Let’s meet at the Nature Center and hike to through the park. Join us for themed hikes as we explore the landscape for hidden gems in the park. Hikes will be easy(E) to moderate(M) in difficulty dependent on the theme. Dress for the weather and muddy conditions on the trail. For more information call (913) 826-2800.
Advanced registration required. No walk-in admission.
1 – 1 ½ hr. sessions - $7 resident/ $8 non-resident
Prairie Prescription (Feb 25): Moderate difficulty - We will learn about the importance of prairie fire and prescribed burning.
February 24, 2021, 2:30 PM - February 27, 2021, 8:00 AM @ Kill Creek Park
1,600 lbs. of trout will be stocked at Kill Creek Park Lake. After the fish are stocked, the lakes will be closed to all fishing until the siren start at 8 am on Saturday, Feb. 27 heralds the beginning of the 2021 trout season.
February 24, 2021, 3:45 PM - February 27, 2021, 8:00 AM @ Shawnee Mission Park
3,800 lbs. of trout will be stocked in Shawnee Mission Park Lake. After the fish are stocked, the lakes will be closed to all fishing until the siren start at 8 am on Saturday, Feb. 27 heralds the beginning of the 2021 trout season.
February 25, 2021, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Short Course Yards
February 25, 2021, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ SMSD Aquatic Center
Lap swimmers will need to follow the current Shawnee Mission School District Aquatic Center Reopening Plan found on the following website: https://www.jcprd.com/1547/SMSD-AC---Reopening-Plan