Fo all programming below:
Grade Levels – unless where noted.
Where: Ernie Miller Nature Center, 909 N Highway 7,
Olathe, KS 66061
Questions: Cindy Lawrence at (913)
Name: Map &
Compass: Orienteering Workshop
Who: Cadettes - Ambassadors; 16 and younger must be
accompanied by paying parent or guardian
25 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
What: Do you like to hike
cross-country but fear losing your way? This beginner’s workshop introduces you
to orienteering, a fun way of learning the basic skills for using a topographic
map and a magnetic compass. This class includes a practice orienteering hike in
the park. Workbook and loan of compass
are provided. Dress for the weather.
Instructor: Possum Trot
Per Girl: $15 residents/ $17 nonresidents
Per Adult: $15 residents/ $17 nonresidents
to register: www.jcprd.com or
call (913) 831-3355, reference #26566
Information: Earns the JCPRD U Intellectual Credit
Adventure Center Open House
25 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
What: If you have not seen
TimberRidge Adventure Center yet, now is your chance! During our annual Open
House, choose from several activities: canoeing, kayaking, pedal boating,
archery and hiking. Participate in the Family Fun Treasure Hunt from 11 a.m. -
2 p.m. Catch and release fishing also available, however participants age 16
and older are required to have Kansas fishing license. Licenses will not be
sold on site. Cops n’ Bobbers will be on site with poles and bait available for
use or you may bring your own. Girl Scouts can also participate between 10 – 2
p.m. “hands only CPR” as well! Visit and see all the programs and amenities
that TimberRidge has to offer.
Per Girl: N/A
Per Adult: N/A