Take in the beauty and serenity of some of the area’s finest water gardens during an early July day trip being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.
Water Gardens of Kansas City 2.0 is the name of this trip. Participants will visit entries on the 25th Annual Water Garden Society of Kansas City Water Gardens Tour. From free-form ponds and streams to expansive waterfalls, these homeowners and businesses share their unique experiences designing, planning, and caring for water gardens. Lunch will be at Bravo Cucina Italiana.
To find this program in the My JCPRD Activities catalog and online listings, browse first under 50 Plus and then under travel. In the catalog and when using the website’s advanced search, look for the keywords “day trip.”
This trip will leave at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 7, from Antioch Park, 6501 Antioch, Merriam, and return at approximately 5 p.m. that day. The cost is for this eight-and-one-half-hour day trip, including admission, lunch, and transportation, is $72 per person. The registration deadline for this trip is Tuesday, July 3. For more information or to register by phone, call (913) 831-3359. To register online at www.jcprd.com, click on “Register for Activities,” and complete a course ID search for 7064.
While JCPRD’s 50 Plus programs are primarily for people who are age 50 or older, interested parties who have not yet reached that magic age may still be able to attend. Persons 18 and older who are interested in a 50 Plus class are invited to call the 50 Plus Department at (913) 826-3030 for space availability.
The My JCPRD Activities catalog is available for pickup at all Johnson County Library branches.