Daytrips set with arrival of spring

Johnson County Park and Recreation District’s 50 Plus Program is offering fun and educational daytrips and walks in the early spring, including:

• “Forged in Fire”- Visit Kechi, Kansas and watch a live demonstration of the glassblowing process. After lunch, tour Wichita’s Museum of World Treasures. Thursday, March 10. $99. Departs at 7 a.m.

• “Hometown Advantage”- Tour Kauffman Stadium and Children’s Mercy Park. See behind the scenes of the Royals and Sporting KC. Tuesday, April 12. $92. Departs at 9 a.m.

• “Unique Antiques-Sparks Flea Market Event”- Shop nearly 500 vendors at this massive flea event in Highland, Kansas. Friday, April 29. $75. Departs at 10:30 a.m.

All trips depart from Antioch Park, 6501 Antioch Road - Merriam. Daytrips are all inclusive, including lunch, tour tickets and gratuity.

Registration is required by calling 913-831-3359 or online by visiting the Daytrip and Social Outing page at