Events in Kansas City

Get involved and get educated this Earth Day - lots of way to be eco-friendly.

Click on the highlighted links for more details about each of the events and activities!


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Earth Day at Lakeside Nature Center

Party for the Planet

April 18, 2015

Enjoy puppet shows, animal encounters and more at this fun day for families!


Farmer's Markets - Opening Day for many!

The following outdoor markets are open in April.  Shop local & bring reusable bags - 2 great ways to be green!

Brookside Market

City Market in Kansas City

Olathe Farmers Market

Overland Park Market

Lee's Summit Market


Flights of Fancy

April 18, 2015


Huge kite display, kite flying and fun projects for kids.  Celebrate Earth Day outside in the fresh air!


Earth Day Recycling

April 22, 2015

Bridging the Gap will offer tons of recycling opportunities for all types of electronics.


Enjoy the Outdoors


Johnson County Parks Open Houses

Mildale Farm & Timberridge are open to the public on April 25, 2015!

Bring the kids out to enjoy fishing, arts & crafts, archery, the climbing wall and more!


Earth Day at Powell Gardens

April 22, 2015

Lots of activities including take home your own seedling!


Books for Earth Day


You might also enjoy our Going Green:  Books & Websites for Kids


And pop in a good flick for family movie night this month -- 10 Eco-friendly Movies for Families!