Category Archives: Kansas City

Eisenhower Park Playground & SprayGround

Location:  Behind Eisenhower Middle School at 2901 N 72nd Street, Kansas City, KS 66101 Cost:  FREE! Web Site:  http://www.wycokck.org/InternetDept.aspx?id=18066&menu_id=1016&banner=15284 You can see more pictures of the park and details about its installation at http://www.rain-drop.com/projects/eisenhower-park-sprayground While playing on the playground behind … Continue reading

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KSSB Parent Weekend

2013 KSSB PARENT AND FAMILY RESOURCE WEEKEND November 22-23, 2013 Updated Schedule Friday, November 22   4:30-5:30 pm          Registration in the KSSB Dining Hall 5:00-6:00 pm          Meal for children and adults in Dining Hall 6:15-6:30 pm          Families Together—What It’s All … Continue reading

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Save the Date: KSSB’s Fall Family Weekend is November 22-23, 2013

Copied in full from their flyer: KSSB 2013 Fall Family Resource Weekend November 22-23 SAVE THE DATE The 2013 Fall Family Resource Weekend presented by the Kansas State School for the Blind is for Parents, Adult Family Members, Professionals, and … Continue reading

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A little of this, a little of that.

It’s Spring! Finally! With the advent of warm weather, things have been mega-busy at Casa de Phouka, and I’ve admittedly fallen behind with this blog. I don’t have a specific item or locale to review for this week, so, instead, … Continue reading

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Families Together’s Learn the Steps to Transition Youth to Adulthood Conference

As you’ve probably guessed, I’m cleaning out my email today.  The information below comes from Families Together: Learn the Steps to Transition Youth to Adulthood Friday, May 3rd 2013 8:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m KU Edwards Campus 12600 Quivira Road … Continue reading

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Easter Family Fun Day at the Legends, Kansas City

Each year, Legends Outlets Kansas City and Mix93 hosts a family-friendly Easter event with free fun including music from Mix93 DJ Steve Serrano, a petting zoo, bounce houses, games, Easter giveaways, and prizes. Free and open to the public, guests … Continue reading

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Eat With Us at Panda Express!

We are hosting a fundraiser for the Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired and our Trolley Run team this coming Saturday, March 30, at the Panda Express at Village West/the Legends here in Kansas City!  We hope you’ll take a … Continue reading

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Read Your Way to Sizzle

While visiting the Schlagle Library earlier this week, I chanced upon the T-Bones’ promotion encouraging our little guys and gals to read.  If you’d like to encourage your kiddo to read and potentially get to check out a T-Bones’ baseball … Continue reading

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KSSB’s 2012 Family Resource Weekend (Update)

As I mentioned previously, the Kansas State School for the Blind’s 2012 Family Resource Weekend is coming up the weekend of November 16-17.  It’s ridiculously affordable:  $20 covers the registration fee for your entire family; childcare and activities, if needed, … Continue reading

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KSSB’s 2012 Family Resource Weekend

Efrit, Peanut, Sprout and I went to our first Family Resource Weekend at the Kansas State School for the Blind (KSSB) last year, and it was amazing.  Aside from the troops of children of all ages with their white canes … Continue reading

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