05/17/2016 - 2:20pm
Your options for fresh produce and other fun finds are ‘growing’ next week! The Wednesday Olathe Farmers’ Market opens for the season on May 18. »
05/10/2016 - 3:51pm
Find the leader within by joining us at Camp emPOWER, June 6 to 10 (registration code 13100) and June 20 to 24 (registration code 13101). Campers ages 12 to 14 will engage in leadership education along with volunteerism, trips and fun activities. Scheduled activities will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., but camp will be open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Scholarships are available. Register online, call 913-971-8563, or visit the Olathe Community Center. Choose to attend one week or two and get ready to feel emPOWERed. »
05/03/2016 - 12:00am
Due to construction, the South entrance (159th Street) to Cedar Lake will be closed through March 4th. Please use the North entrance on Lone Elm to access the lake. »
04/07/2016 - 3:55pm
The Olathe Miracle League is accepting volunteer applications for the 2016 spring season, which begins Saturday, April 2. Miracle League volunteers, called buddies, help provide kids of all abilities the opportunity to play baseball in a safe and fun environment. Register to become a buddy. »
03/18/2016 - 1:22pm
Freedom’s Frontier National Heritage Area and Olathe Parks and Recreation Foundation are pleased to announce that Olathe Memorial Cemetery is the recipient of an Interpretive Grant in the amount of $5,000 for the placement of eight interpretive kiosks to be installed in areas of historical significance in the cemetery. »
03/18/2016 - 10:10am
Enjoy an evening of spring fun during Celebrate Olathe – Spring Fling on Friday, March 25, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Olathe Community Center, 1205 E Kansas City Rd. The evening will includes interactive activities, games, face painting and a traditional Easter Egg Hunt. »
02/12/2016 - 4:19pm
School is out, now what? Spring Break is just a few days away, but there is still time to fill the week with fun camps & activities! Check out all of our great program options and click the link to register: »
02/08/2016 - 12:16pm
The International Society for Arboriculture (ISA) presented the City of Olathe Forestry Division the 2015 Gold Leaf Award at the Mid-Western Chapter conference on Thursday, Feb. 4. The Gold Leaf Award is presented to one organization each year for outstanding landscape beautification activities in the community. »
02/08/2016 - 12:16pm
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas and the Kansas Recreation and Park Association recently presented the City of Olathe with a BlueCHIP Award to recognize the Healthy Communities Initiative. The initiative focuses on the total health of Olathe residents through education, support, and physical activity. »
01/25/2016 - 12:00am
Indian Creek Trail from Arrowhead Park to Sheridan Drive is closed until fall 2016 as part of the Indian Creek Flood Control Project. As part of the project, the Indian Creek stream will be realigned to allow water to flow more efficiently through the stream, assisting with flood control during storm events Please follow the posted detour signs during construction, we apologize for any inconvenience. »


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