Tag Archives: Kansas City

Living Well With a Disability

The Whole Person is offering a twelve-week health promotion & wellness workshop for people with disabilities or chronic illnesses.  Click the following link for their .pdf brochure:  LWWD MAR_2016 edited

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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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KSSB Summer Programs

This year was Peanut’s very first year at the Kansas State School for the Blind (KSSB) summer school.  It was a three week program that ended this past Friday with a musical extravaganza, and I cannot recommend it enough.  Peanut … Continue reading

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Crown Center’s Fairy Tale Village

Location:  The bottom floor of Crown Center by the Coterie Theatre.  Crown Center is at 2450 Grand Blvd in Kansas City, MO. Cost:  Free!  They can also validate your parking. Web site:  http://www.crowncenter.com/Event-List/fairy-tale-village A few weekends ago, we ventured out … Continue reading

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Hoo’s Afraid of the Dark?

From the mailbag: Join us for Hoo’s Afraid of the Dark   Wednesday, Oct. 15 6 to 9 p.m.   It’s an evening designed to indulge your senses! Live art demonstrations with Scribe and Alisa Ross Sensory Sensation Stations, giving you … Continue reading

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Visit Tivol and Support CCVI

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Kaleidoscope

Location:  2500 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108 (It’s by Crown Center, and you can generally get there through the sky walks) Cost:  FREE! Web Site: http://www.hallmarkkaleidoscope.com/ If you’re looking for something to do on a dreary afternoon, you can’t go wrong with … Continue reading

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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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Sips, Snacks and Shopping for CCVI

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It’s Not Too Late

You can still register for this year’s Trolley Run!  Come join us as we support the Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired this coming Sunday, April 27th, for the 26th Annual Trolley Run.  Did we mention that everyone who registers–even … Continue reading

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