PARKS & RECREATION
June 2012 Calendar of Events
Children's Day & National Trails Day
Location: Missouri Town 1855, Fleming Park
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Price: Adults $5.00; Youth 5-13 and Seniors $3.00; Under 5 Free
Phone: (816) 503-4860
A special day of games and activities specifically designed to introduce children to a simpler time in our history. Time honored activities such as tug-of-war, marbles, and gunny sack races will be featured. A special exhibit will introduce participants to the ever expanding trail system of Jackson County.
Location: Fort Osage, Sibley, Missouri
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Special presentations at 10:30 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
Price: Adults, $7.00; Youth, $4.00; Seniors, $3.00
Phone: (816) 503-4860
A display of flags representing different periods of American history will be featured. Knowledgeable staff will answer questions concerning proper flag etiquette and provide background on this enduring symbol.
National Marina Day
Location: Lake Jacomo Marina
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Price: Free Admission
Phone: (816) 795-8888
Do you love boats, fishing and free family fun? Then head out to the second annual National Marina Day hosted by Lake Jacomo Marina and Bass Pro Shops. The day is jam-packed with boat rides; fishing tips and tricks; raffle prizes; children’s crafts and contests; outdoor cooking demonstrations and so much more.
June 11 - August 10
Jacomo Day Camp
Location: Kemper Outdoor Education Center in Fleming Park
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. Monday-Friday. Extended hours: 6:45 a.m.-5:45 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Price: Fee scale. Pre-registration required.
Phone: (816) 229-8980
Nine one-week camp sessions offering unique outdoor themed activities for children 6-13 years. In its 35th year, Jacomo Day Camp is the perfect place for children to make new friends, build outdoor skills and have FUN!
CLICK HERE for more information about Jacomo Day Camp.
Longview Charity Horse Show
Location: Longview Horse Park, 12600 Old Raytown Road, Kansas City, MO
Time: Friday Evening through Saturday Evening
Price: $3.00 for Adults, Children Under 12-Free
Phone: (913) 681-2397
The public is welcome to attend this multi-faceted event that includes various breeds of horse and carriage events. The event will encompass several concessionaires and vendors.