Let’s Grow Together – Community Fundraising for Center of Grace posted on February 14th, 2020


Coming together as a community we invite you to become a sponsor for several outstanding events planned by Olathe’s civic community to help the Center of Grace Capital Campaign meet its grow.  April 25 – Omelet Fest and Children’s Carnival  May 28 “Take a Steak in the Future” Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm Pavilion.  

Camp Wood YMCA – Summer 2020 posted on February 14th, 2020

Camp Wood YMCA offered day and residential summer camps, year-round outdoor education and event hosting.  Programs are guided by a commitment to youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. 

Champions Special Ministries Day Camp – Summer 2020 posted on February 13th, 2020

Champions Special Ministries (CSM) is a nonprofit organization offering national and international day camps for children and youth adults with an intellectual, cognitive or physical disability.  CSM camp consists of 5 days of high-energy, high fun activities including games, sports, dance, arts, crafts, Bible stories, worship, music, and themed parties. 

2020 JCCC Summer Youth Enrichment Camps and Catalog posted on February 11th, 2020

Johnson County Community College offers many opportunities for your student entering grades 6-12 this summer.  Camps begin June 1 and continues for 10 weeks through the week of August 3.  Choose from a wide variety of classes in technology, LEGO, STEM, Coding, Babysitter’s training, Photoshop, Robotics, Spanish, art, sewing, calligraphy, career explorations, and tons more!  Registration began February 3. 

Joggin’ for the Noggin’ posted on February 10th, 2020

Run this special 5K in support of Johnson County Mental Health and the Olathe H.E.L.P. Clinic, which provide mental health assistance all across Johnson County.  Location:  Olathe West High School, April 18, 2020, 8 am-noon. 

Olathe Free Health Fair posted on February 10th, 2020

The Olathe Noon Lions Club presents the 30th Annual Olathe Free Health Fair Saturday, March 7, 8 am-11:00 am at the Olathe Community Center.  Providers will screen for high blood pressure, skin damage, hearing loss, heart and lung health, cholesterol, vision loss, mouth cancer, children’s vision loss and much more! 

Trilogy Summer Camps 2020 posted on February 6th, 2020

Do you have child in your home who is a dancer, an acrobat, a musician or aspiring actress or actor?  Then check out summer camp options through Trilogy. 

10th Annual Special Needs Resource Fair posted on January 23rd, 2020

If you are a parent, teacher or caregiver of an individual with special needs, or a self advocate, please come!  Hosted by Blue Valley Schools on Thursday, February 27, 5-8:00 p.m. at the Hilltop Conference Center.  Over 100 vendors representing various disabilities, information on camps and other recreational opportunities, therapies, equipment, adult/transition services, financial/legal, health and wellness and more. 

Spring 2020 Recreation League – Olathe Rush Soccer posted on January 14th, 2020

ATTENTION PARENTS!  Olathe Rush Soccer Club is a nonprofit providing opportunities for youth to play soccer since 1980.  Online Registration for U6 (Kindergarten) through U8 (grade 2) is open, and school teams are already forming. 

KC Rowing Club – Winter Rowing for Teens (13 to 18) posted on January 13th, 2020

We are recruiting for our team… no experience necessary.  Consider what rowing can do for you… strength, endurance, discipline, teamwork, plus scholarship opportunities at major colleges… in a high-intensity, low impact, no-contact sport. 

2020 Spring Soccer Leagues Kdgn-Gr. 4 – Olathe Parks and Rec posted on January 10th, 2020

Boys and girls in Kindergarten through Gr. 4 can register online for the Olathe Parks and Rec Spring Soccer Leagues.  League play starts April 4 and the registration deadline is March 6. 

Youth Volleyball Gr. 3-6 – Olathe Parks and Rec posted on January 10th, 2020

Students in grades 3-6 can register for the Olathe Parks and Rec Youth Volleyball League.  Games begin April 4.  Your applications may be made online.  These leagues provide an environment which emphasizes fun, safety, participation, skills development and sportsmanship. 

Olathe Youth Baseball 2020 posted on December 13th, 2019

On-line registration begins January 2 through March 15.  Players register by current grade in the school year 2019=20.  Practices and games begin in April.  Season ends mid-June, with a City championship tournament for all grades following the regular season. 

2020 SHEN YUN posted on December 12th, 2019

5,000 years of civilization reborn… Come and see this enchanting story of incredible hope and history presented in magnificent music and dance.  Kauffman Center, March 28-29, Seats are available now! 

2020 Centennial Celebration – 19th Amendment posted on November 14th, 2019

On February 29, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. the Johnson County League of Women Voters are hosting a Centennial Celebration Event for the passage of the 19th Amendment at Yardley Hall at Johnson County Community College.  Featured speaker is Rosie Rios, 43rd Treasurer of the United States.  Rios is currently leading Empowerment 2020, a movement that focuses on the recognition of historic American women and advocates for women in leadership positions.  Additional information and tickets are available at www.lwvjoco.org/events/lwv-centennial-celebration/.


Thanksgiving Day 5K Run & Family Stroll posted on October 7th, 2019

Families and individuals are invited to participate in the 30th Annual Thanksgiving Day 5K Run & Family Stroll November 28, 9 a.m. at the Sprint Campus, Overland Park KS.  Come be a part of the oldest an best Thanksgiving Day race in town! 

Champions Special Ministries – Volunteer Opportunity posted on June 19th, 2019

Volunteer opportunities are available for students (15 years or older) and adults to assist children (ages 6+) and adults with intellectual, developmental, and physical disabilities.  Events are scheduled monthly throughout the school year and are held at Hillcrest Covenant Church.  For more info contact School Year Director Meg Ward meg@championsspecialministries.org

Champions Special Ministries – 2019-20 Events posted on June 19th, 2019

Champions Special Ministries exists to provide meaningful programs for kids (ages 6+) and adults with intellectual, developmental, and physical disabilities.  Monthly school year events are designed to bring community integration and relationship connections.