Social Resources

Fun things for Kids
Hands-on creative art experience for ages 5-12 sponsored by Hallmark cards.
miniature golf courses, go-karts, arcade.
Bumper boats, miniature golf, arcade.
Outdoor ice skating rink open 10-9 daily November through March, weather permitting.
Worlds of Fun - Amusement park with rides. Also Oceans of Fun includes beaches, boating, water slides & wave pool.
Skiing on man-made snow daily from mid-December to mid-March.

Things to do with Nature
Nature center. Trails include a cave, springs & wildlife habitats. Picnic area also.
Life reptiles, nature trails with lots of educational activities.
Private sanctuary for native wildlife & plants covers 100 acreas/has 4 miles of hiking trails.
Botanical garden has perennial plantings and an island garden.

Local Theatre
Performs dramas, comedies, and musicals in the UMKC Center for Performing Arts.
Outdoor theatre in Swope Park that offers pop/rock concerts and musical theater.
American Heartland Theatre offers comedies, mysteries and musicals.
Presents comedies & musicals in a dinner theater setting.
The Unicorn Theatre exists to enhance the cultural life of Kansas City by producing professional contemporary, thought-provoking theater, which inspires emotional response and stimulates discussion.

How to set up a type of social gathering
Tells a person how to set up a bunco group for some fun socialization!

Last modified: May 28, 2014