KC Chamber’s Centurions Leadership Program is now accepting applications

Jan. 24, 2013

Date: January 24, 2013 Contact: Pam Whiting, (816) 374-5481; e-mail whiting@kcchamber.com Katie Erwin, (816) 374-5465; e-mail erwin@kcchamber.com KC Chamber’s Centurions Leadership Program is now accepting applications and hosting informational sessions throughout the metro The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce’s Centurions program is currently accepting applications now through June 3, 2013. Interested professionals around the Greater Kansas City region can ...

Anne R. Clark Appointed Headmaster of Boston Arts Academy

Jan. 24, 2013

Please find attached a press release announcing that Anne R. Clark of Prairie Village, Kansas has been appointed the new Headmaster of Boston Arts Academy (BAA), the City of Boston’s only public high school for the visual and performing arts. Anne Clark is a founding faculty member of BAA and has held the position of Interim Headmaster since September 2012. ...

Dinosaur Train Discovery Tour comes to SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium

Jan. 23, 2013

Kansas City, Missouri (January 23, 2013) – SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium is partnering with KCPT-TV to bring the Dinosaur Train Discovery Tour to Kansas City January 26th – February 28th, 2013. Buddy, the T-Rex star of the wildly popular PBS Kids program Dinosaur Train, will help kick off the party on January 26th for fan photos at SEA LIFE ...

Economic Climate Spurs New Car Care Services For Overland Park Auto Detailing Shop

Jan. 23, 2013

It’s a new year with fresh expectations and uncertainties - not least of which is the economy. The economic climate is causing people to take a second look at their wallets and how to preserve their investments. In recent months many Kansas Citians have been taking proactive steps in preserving one of their most valued investments - their cars. That’s ...

Edgar Law Firm Adds New Associate

Jan. 23, 2013

January 7, 2013 – Edgar Law Firm recently hired Boyce N. Richardson as a senior associate. Richardson, a graduate of the University of Kansas and Wake Forest School of Law, focuses on complex commercial litigation and has notable experience in trial presentation, expert and fact witness depositions, complex motions practice and oral argument of dispositive and other motions. His expertise ...

Edgar Law Firm Adds New Associate

Jan. 23, 2013

January 23, 2013 – Edgar Law Firm recently hired Christopher A. Pedroley as an associate. He currently represents entrepreneurs in commercial disputes as well as consumers throughout the country in various class-action lawsuits. Before joining the firm, Pedroley was a judicial intern in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri in St. Louis. He received bachelor’s and law ...

Park University to Host Program on Peace Journalism in Mexico

Jan. 23, 2013

Park University will host an expert panel of journalists and academicians discussing peace journalism in Mexico during a symposium on Thursday, Feb. 21 on the University’s Parkville Campus. The program, “The Crisis in Mexico: Is Peace Journalism Possible?” will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the McCoy Meetin’ House. The event is open to the public. Panelists will ...

Park University to Host Program on Peace Journalism in Mexico

Jan. 23, 2013

Park University will host an expert panel of journalists and academicians discussing peace journalism in Mexico during a symposium on Thursday, Feb. 21 on the University’s Parkville Campus. The program, “The Crisis in Mexico: Is Peace Journalism Possible?” will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the McCoy Meetin’ House. The event is open to the public. Panelists will ...

Seth Johnson Opens at Rockhurst’s Greenlease Gallery

Jan. 23, 2013

Seth Johnson will present a collection of paintings, drawings, and sculpture at the Greenlease Gallery. The gallery opening will begin on Friday, Feb. 8, with an artist talk followed by a reception from 7-9 p.m. The exhibit will continue through Saturday, March 23. Johnson’s new works represent a variety of information that defines the identities of individuals of today’s contemporary ...

25 Gotcha’s Are Hiding In Your Lease Right Now: Discover the Ones That Are Costing You Money

Jan. 23, 2013

25 Gotcha’s Are Hiding In Your Lease Right Now: Discover the Ones That Are Costing You Money Wally & Company Announces Publication FOR MORE INFORMATION: Chris Wally Wally & Co. 913.693.4695 cwally@wallyandcompany.com (February 22, 2013) – Overland Park, Kansas)- Any business owner who has ever signed a real estate lease may have been the victim of a potentially expensive ‘gotcha’, ...

Trout Stockings set for three JCPRD lakes on Feb. 20

Jan. 23, 2013

The public is invited to come watch as rainbow trout are stocked in three Johnson County Park & Recreation District lakes in late February. Spring stockings have been conducted at Shawnee Mission Park and Heritage Park Lakes since the late 1980s, but new this year are plans to stock trout at Kill Creek Park. This addition came about as a ...

Staying home alone and babysitting are topics of separate new JCPRD classes starting Feb. 18

Jan. 23, 2013

Separate programs meant to help prepare children and young teens for the new responsibilities of staying home alone or babysitting others are being offered in mid-February by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Both programs will take place at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood, Roeland Park. For either class, the cost for one 75-minute program is $30 ...

New Valentine’s Day Dinner and Bingo for 50 Plus is Feb. 14 at RPCC

Jan. 23, 2013

Avoid the crowded restaurants and celebrate Valentine's Day with an evening at the Roeland Park Community Center through a new program being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park and Recreation District. Valentine's Day Dinner and Bingo is the name of this event, which will take place beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Roeland Park Community ...

New Nature Time Yoga offered at Ernie Miller Nature Center for ages 2-6 with an adult

Jan. 23, 2013

Encouraging creativity, coordination, and enhancing awareness of the natural world are goals of a new yoga program for young children and a parent or guardian being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District at the Ernie Miller Nature Center. 909 North Kansas 7 Highway, Olathe. The class is called Nature Time Yoga and is for ages two through ...

JCPRD’s 2012 summer camp information available soon, registrations begin Feb. 4

Jan. 23, 2013

Information about the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's 2013 summer camp programs will be available online soon and registration for camps will begin on Monday, Feb. 4. Online camp listings will be available for previewing on Jan. 25 at www.jcprd.com, and online registrations will begin at 6 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 4. In-person registrations will begin at 8:30 a.m. ...

Visit the Weird and Wonderful in Kansas City with March 5 day trip for 50 Plus

Jan. 23, 2013

An underground orchid farm and a museum showcasing creations made of human hair are on the itinerary for an early March day trip being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Appropriately, Weird and Wonderful is the name of this trip, which will take place on March 5. Participants will visit Bird's Botanicals ...

Pickleball Potluck Party is Feb. 12 at Matt Ross Community Center

Jan. 23, 2013

Enjoy regular pickleball play followed by lunch and an opportunity to get to know your fellow players better during a mid-February program being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Pickleball Potluck Party is the name of this event, which will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 12, at the Matt Ross Community Center, ...

Youth Spring JCPRD Soccer League Deadline is Feb. 8

Jan. 23, 2013

Feb. 8 is the deadline for signing up for the Johnson County Park and Recreation District's Spring Youth Soccer League. This program is for boys and girls who are in grades one through eight. The league's philosophy is to enrich the youth of the community via the game of soccer while enhancing participant's social skills and team play in a ...


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