Category Archives: Overland Park

Urban Air

Location:  14401 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66223 Cost:  Pricey.  The amount you pay relates to the options you choose.  In my instance, I had a 5-yo, 8-yo, and an adult; I paid for two hours bounce time for the … Continue reading

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Winter/Spring Challenger Programs

The YMCA Challenger program is gearing up for Winter/Spring sports.  Challenger athletics are for anyone with a disability from ages 3-30; they also offer a variety of meet-ups for teens and older children.  We’re getting ready to try our very … Continue reading

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Adaptive Yoga

MidAmerica Rehabilitation Hospital in Overland Park is offering an Adaptive Yoga class for people with disabilities and their families on the last Tuesday of every month.  I’ve attached a .pdf of the first month’s invitation here: SCIintrotoyoga1.26.16

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Skate City Overland Park

Location:  10440 Mastin, Overland Park, KS 66212 Costs: $5 per person for a two-hour session $2 skate rental (4 wheels) $3.50 for a Skate Mate (photo below) 50 cents extra per charge if using a credit card Web site:  http://www.skatecitykansas.com/Overland_Park.html#Continue reading

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Another Bloomin’ Fundraiser

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Goin’ on a Gnome Hunt

Location:  Near the walking trails by the Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead in Overland Park, KansasCost: Free! Web site: The gnomes themselves have yet to set up a Web site, but you can read an article about them on Yahoo! here:  … Continue reading

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Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead, Redux

Location: 13800 Switzer Road, Overland Park, KS, next to the soccer complex. Cost: Monday – Thursday, Free; Friday – Sunday, $2 a person, 1 and younger free. Web site: http://www.opkansas.org/Things-to-See-And-Do/Deanna-Rose-Childrens-Farmstead A few weeks ago, we took a trip to one … Continue reading

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The Train Garden at the Overland Park Arboretum

Location: 8909 W. 179th St, Overland Park, KSCost: Free until January 1, 2013; after that, please check their Web site for pricing Web site: http://www.opkansas.org/Things-to-See-And-Do/Overland-Park-Arboretum-And-Botanical-Gardens On a sunny afternoon in September, we headed out on a family adventure.  Earlier that … Continue reading

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Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead

Location:  13800 Switzer Road, Overland Park, KS, next to the soccer complex. Cost: Monday – Thursday, Free; Friday – Sunday, $2 a person, 1 and younger free. Web site: http://www.opkansas.org/Things-to-See-And-Do/Deanna-Rose-Childrens-Farmstead The Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead in Overland Park, Kansas, is … Continue reading

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Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

Location: 8909 W. 179th St, Overland Park, KS Cost: Free until January 1, 2013; after that, please check their Web site for pricing Web site: http://www.opkansas.org/Things-to-See-And-Do/Overland-Park-Arboretum-And-Botanical-Gardens The Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens are an undiscovered jewel in Johnson County.  … Continue reading

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