Category: Community

Bring Your Family To Storytime In The Village This Summer!

Starting on Wednesday, May 1, families can enjoy Storytime In The Village at Prairie Village Shops! From May through August, the shops will host live readings of popular children’s books, with each event boasting a special guest host. This is a great outing for the family, and a nice way to break up a day… Read more »

The Overland Park Farmers Market Returns On April 20!

On Saturday, April 20, the farmers market in Overland Park will start up for the new season! Each Saturday between this date and November 16, families can head to the farmers market to find fresh, tasty produce, and many more specially produced items. There will also be classes to attend, live music to enjoy, and… Read more »

Find Great Deals At The Cabin Fever Book Sale March 21-23!

From Thursday, March 21 through Saturday, March 23, Johnson County’s Central Resource Library will host the Cabin Fever Book Sale! During these three days, an ongoing sales drive will make books, movies, albums, and puzzles available at low prices. You can stock up on entertainment during this event, as most of the items being held… Read more »

Enjoy A Free Weekend At The Overland Park Arboretum

A lovely weekend surrounded by nature can help you enjoy family time, and recharge before the responsibilities of the new week set in. The Overland Park Arboretum And Botanical Gardens can help you enjoy this kind of getaway, and even make it surprisingly affordable thanks to their offer of a free weekend! On Saturday, March… Read more »

See The Turbulent Twenties Exhibit At Johnson County Museum

You can learn about the wild, unpredictable, and…well, the “turbulent” American experience the 1920s at the Turbulent Twenties exhibit! The Johnson County Museum hosts this exhibit, which introduces visitors to the significant social and political moments that define this decade of our history. You can learn about how this period shaped our politics, our music,… Read more »

Enjoy The Johnson County Home And Garden Show This March!

From Friday, March 8 through Sunday, March 10, the Johnson County Home And Garden Show will take place at the Overland Park Convention Center! During these three days, you can explore the center to meet with experts and vendors, and come up with a plan to make dramatic improvements to your living spaces. More than… Read more »

Check Out The Good Living KC Expo 2/1 and 2/2!

If you are a devoted fitness enthusiast, or someone looking to improve on their health, you can benefit from the Good Living KC Expo! During this two day event, you can check out informative and interactive spaces set up to help you better understand your health, and how to maintain it. This event is set… Read more »

See Art On Display At The Corinth Library In Prairie Village

Your Johnson County libraries offer more than just a place to check out books. Area libraries host art exhibits that take care to showcase local talent. The Corinth Library in Prairie Village is currently displaying the works of artist Kwanza Humphrey. Between now and Sunday, April 21, you can visit the library to explore a… Read more »

Check Out The Overland Park Boat Show Jan 24-27

From Thursday, January 24 through Sunday, January 27, the Overland Park Boat Show will welcome visitors to meet with vendors, and see boats of all kinds being sold. You can meet with vendors, and find great information about boats and boating accessories you might be interested in purchasing. A day on the lake can be… Read more »

See The Lunar Eclipse At Overland Park’s Arboretum!

On the evening of Monday, January 21, a lunar eclipse will be visible. If you want to find just the right place to watch – and enjoy the company of fellow watchers – you can check out this event at the Overland Park Arboretum And Botanical Gardens. You and your family can stake out a… Read more »