10 Things to stamp in your summer fun passport
1. Johnson County Library
Explore everything the Library has to offer! Now fine free with a wide variety of resources both at your nearest branch location and online: jocolibrary.org.
2. Theatre in the Park
One of the largest outdoor community theatres in the country hosts outdoor shows all summer long at Shawnee Mission Park. Visit the website for more information and schedules: theatreinthepark.org.
3. Johnson County Museum
Offering long-term and changing exhibits, Johnson County Museum inspires learners of all ages. Visit the website for more information and admission prices: jcprd.com/Museum.
4. The Garden Gallery
This teaching garden displays a diverse variety of plants for home landscapes. Visit the Master Gardeners on Thursday mornings (April-Oct.) to ask questions about gardening.
You can help extend the reach of county programs while learning new things and developing new skills. Visit the website to check out all of our programs that use volunteers: jocogov.org/volunteer.
6. Johnson County Golf Courses
Heritage Park and Tomahawk Hills Golf Course both offer challenging and beautiful courses. Contact each facility for more information on pricing and times: jcprd.com/Golf.
7. Beaches in Johnson County
Whether you’re looking for a great spot to build a sandcastle or cool off in the lake, Johnson County Park and Recreation District has what you are looking for: jcprd.com/Beaches.
8. Pickleball in Johnson County
Are you are beginner or pickleball pro? In addition to a variety of courts available, JCPRD offers both classes and tournaments: jcprd.com/Pickleball.
9. Sunset Community Garden
This quarter-acre fruit and vegetable farm space in Olathe produces 3-4 thousand pounds of produce each year and is distributed to those in need. Sign up to volunteer!
10. Classes & Activities
Many different county programs offer classes on a variety of topics. From art classes to sports, food prep to history lessons, check out the wide range of county events coming up!