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Just For Fun Resources

American Towns
Things to do in your area

Atchison Chamber of Commerce
Calendar of events for Atchison County

Ethnic Enrichment Commission of Kansas City
EECKC puts on a cultural festival every summer, and also provides community outreach programs as well as many ways to learn about different cultures from all around the world. Their goal is to foster appreciation and understanding of cultural and ethnic diversity.

Family Days Out
Local day trips for families.
Upcoming events, goods and services

Johnson County Library
Calendar of events, ebooks, magazines, music, audiobooks, elearning, homework help.

KC Kids Fun
Check out for activities and fun events throughout Kansas City. The fun it’s always just for kids!

KC Edventures
Guides to Kansas attractions, free & low cost kids workshops and summer programs, art projects, activities for all age groups, historic sites, Science, toys, hobbies and play, nature & animals, museums, theater & arts, and life skills

KC Parent

Kansas City on the Cheap

Kansas City Kansas Public Library
Homework help, free tutors that offer online help, crafts, calendar of upcoming events, student research center

Lawrence Community Building
Douglas County, Basketball, Weights, Racquetball

Macaroni Kid
Macaroni Kid has tons of listings for fun things for kids to do daily.

Nelson-Atkins Museum
Calendar of upcoming events and classes

Olathe Public Library
Online calendar, resources, cool sites for kids, downloadable books/magazines and music, homework help for teens, volunteer opportunities.

Ottawa Calendar

Recreation Council of Greater Kansas City

Non profit organization created to enhance the quality of life for people with disabilities through increased participation in recreation and leisure opportunities.

Special Swim Experience at Matt Ross Community Center
8101 Marty St.  Overland Park, KS 66204
Meet and join other families and people with disabilities in a special swim session in a quiet, safe and semi-private environment. The first Sunday of every month from 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Things to do
Web page with list of things to do around town.

Travel Kansas

Trip Advisor

Type in your destination and gives a great list of things to do in the area.

Visit KC
Another web page with local listings of things to do.

The YMCA offers many different programs for all ages. Sprots, Recreation, Groups, Family Time, Healthy Lifestyles, Childcare, Camp, Physical Fitness for Atchison County, Doniphan County, Douglas County, Franklin County, Johnson County, Leavenworth County, Miami County, Shawnee County, Wyandotte County.