09/15/2014 - 3:31pm
The City of Olathe is proud to announce the launch of the SilverSneakers program at the Olathe Community Center (1205 E. Kansas City Road). Beginning Monday, Sept. 22, SilverSneakers members will have free access to the Olathe Community Center and its SilverSneakers land and water fitness programs. »
09/10/2014 - 2:05pm
The Olathe Miracle League will soon become a reality for youth ages 6-17 with low functioning motor skills including those who use wheelchairs and other assisted walking devices. The adaptive baseball program pairs participants with a buddy so each athlete can fully experience the game of baseball - from hitting to fielding. »
09/02/2014 - 11:53am
Mahaffie’s popular Wild West Days will be Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28. »
09/02/2014 - 11:52am
You and your favorite pups are invited to a dog-only swim to close out another great aquatics season. The annual Too Cool to Drool event will be held Sunday, September 7 at Black Bob Bay. »
08/28/2014 - 9:38am
The top three teams from the Olathe Public Schools Culinary Arts program will compete for scholarships in the final round of the fourth annual COUNTRY Chef Challenge at 9 a.m. on August 30 at the Olathe Farmers’ Market Olathe Community Center location. Using fresh ingredients from the market, teams from Les Arts Culinaires will create original dishes in front of a live audience. A panel of local celebrity judges will determine the winning two-student team. »
08/28/2014 - 9:37am
In observance of the Labor Day holiday, the Olathe Community Center will open 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, September 1. Child Watch and Kid Zone will not be available. The following is the special aquatics and group exercise schedule: Pool: 7 - 9 a.m. - River Walk & Lap Swim 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Open Swim Special Fitness Classes (open to all ages): 9 - 9:50 a.m. – Hula Hoop 10 – 10:50 a.m. – Zumba in the Gym »
08/15/2014 - 6:30pm
The City of Olathe was notified today that Cedar Lake (15500 S. Lone Elm Road) has tested positive for high levels of Blue-Green Algae. Though blue-green algae blooms are natural phenomena, exposure to high levels can be dangerous to both humans and animals. Swimming is not allowed at Cedar Lake, but the City is urging park visitors to be mindful of pets and make sure they do not swim in or drink from the lake until the algae levels are reduced. »
08/04/2014 - 9:35am
The fourth annual Chefs Challenge is back. Top student chefs from the Olathe Public Schools Culinary Arts program will take on the Olathe Farmers’ Market at 9 a.m. Aug. 23 and Aug. 30 at the Olathe Community Center location. »
07/31/2014 - 4:40pm
Due to staffing changes the City of Olathe will reduce pool operations beginning in August as follows: Mill Creek pool will close for the season on Sunday, August 3 at 7 p.m. Frontier Trail and Oregon Trail pools will close on Sunday, August 10 at 7 p.m. Black Bob Bay will remain open through Labor Day with new hours starting August 11: August 11-15; Monday – Friday open 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Beginning August 16 – Open Saturday and Sunday only from 12:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. through Labor Day, September 1 »
07/28/2014 - 2:23pm
The FREE Olathe Summer Concert Series promises to end on a high note with Kansas City’s own Liverpool. The sounds of the Beatles will fill Frontier Park on Friday, August 1. Local favorite Last Chance Flight will kick-off the evening at 7 p.m. Arrive early to claim your favorite spot. At-will donations will be accepted for KidsTLC. Thank you to sponsors: Communities That Care (CTC), Hy-Vee, Country Financial, KC Pumpkin Patch, Pepsi, Guitar Center, Smokin Joes and Olathe Ford RV. »


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