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Posted on: April 7, 2016

Local artist's sculptures unveiled along Shunga and Lake Shawnee Trails

Two sculptures by a local artist have been installed along the Shunga Trail and Lake Shawnee Trail.

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Posted on: January 27, 2016

Parks + Recreation seasonal job postings

Looking for a fun seasonal job? Check out Shawnee County Parks + Recreation's available opportunities.

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Posted on: June 24, 2016

Ward-Meade Botanical Garden named national daylily display garden

The Ward-Meade Botanical Garden has received its second national display garden designation in two years.

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Posted on: June 21, 2016

Ted Ensley Gardens Founders Wall to be dedicated during Chamber After Hours event

Five individuals and couples who were instrumental in the development of Ted Ensley Gardens at Lake Shawnee were honored June 21 as plaques in their honor were unveiled in front of the gardens' Founders Wall.

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

Evening in the Park Concert schedule set for Gage Park

The 2016 Evening in the Park Concerts in Gage Park run May 18 - Aug. 17. The concerts are on Wednesday and Sunday evenings at 7 p.m. Admission is free.

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Posted on: May 5, 2016

Long-time garden volunteer Bob Saathoff named NACPRO Outstanding Volunteer

Long-time garden volunteer Bob Saathoff has been named National Association of County Parks and Recreation Officials Outstanding Volunteer for 2016. The award will be presented at the NACPRO Annual Meeting.

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Posted on: April 7, 2016

Sculptures donated by local artist installed on Shunga and Lake Shawnee Trails

Two sculptures donated by a local artist have been installed on the Shunga and Lake Shawnee Trails.

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Posted on: February 19, 2016

2016 Swim Lessons

The schedules for 2016 Swim Lessons at Shawnee County Parks + Recreation aquatic centers and pools are now available.

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Posted on: January 27, 2016

Shawnee County Parks + Recreation seasonal job openings

Looking for a fun seasonal job? Check out Shawnee County Parks + Recreation's opportunities.

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Posted on: January 25, 2016

Study shows broad-based support for local parks

A nationwide study shows that Americans believe they benefit personally and their communities benefit from local parks.

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Posted on: January 25, 2016

Economic Impact of Local Parks Study shows Kansas parks generate nearly $1 billion

The first national study of its kind estimates the economic activity generated by local and regional parks in the United States at $140 billion and nearly 1 million jobs. In Kansas, the study estimates an impact of $1 billion in economic activity.

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