PARKS & RECREATION
November 2012 Calendar of Events
Team Building Programs
Location: Kemper Outdoor Education Center in Fleming Park
Time: Flexible, Monday-Friday, April, August, September, & November
Price: Call for Fee Scale
Phone: (816) 229-8980
(Advance reservations required)
The Kemper Outdoor Education Center's offers an outdoor Team Building program for groups as young as 5th graders through adults. Groups face multiple challenges that foster communication, cooperation, problem solving, group cohesiveness, mutual respect, support, conflict resolution, broader perspective, sensitivity to others (especially those a bit different than oneself), excellence, out-of-the-box thinking, strategic planning, risk taking, confidence, and a sense of connectedness to the natural world. Group sizes from 10 to as large as 120 can be accommodated.
99.7 The Point's Christmas In The Sky
Location: Longview Lake Beach
Time: Gates open at 5:00 p.m. Stage show at 6:00 p.m. Fireworks at 7:40 p.m., followed by drive through Christmas In The Park.
Price: No charge
Phone: (816) 503-4800
99.7 The Point’s Christmas In The Sky is a kick-off celebration for your holiday season. Enjoy this evening filled with local celebrities, holiday stage productions and an amazing fireworks display, synchronized to your favorite holiday music. This event sets the stage for opening night of Jackson County’s Christmas In The Park.
Directions to Christmas In The Sky: Take 470 East to the Raytown Road Exit, Exit South on Raytown Road and follow to the Longview Lake Beach entrance. Directional signs will be posted off of Raytown Road for Christmas In The Sky.
November 21-December 31
Christmas In The Park
Location: Longview Lake Campground 10711 West Scherer Lee's Summit, MO 64082
Time: Sunday-Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Price: No charge. Donations for local charities accepted.
Phone: (816) 503-4800
Christmas in the Park is one of Jackson County Parks & Recreation's most celebrated events of the year. Three hundred thousand lights, 175 animated figures and splashes of Christmas color transform Longview Lake Park into an enchanting winter wonderland. The entire family will delight in the warmth of this fun-filled, holiday display . . . a gift from your Jackson County Parks.
Directions to Christmas In The Park: Take 470 East to the View High Drive Exit, Exit South on View High Drive and follow to 3rd Street. Directional signs will be posted off of View High Drive for Christmas In The Park.