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Kansas City’s Big Picnic 2015

Celebrate National Parks and Recreation month with the biggest picnic the region has ever seen!

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Let’s make 2015 an active year.
Kansas City Parks and Recreation offers activities and facilities for everyone. With 10 community centers and over 200 parks we have locations convenient anywhere in the KC metro area. We hope in 2015 you choose to get out, get active and have fun at KC Parks!

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Thank you ‪#‎KCParks volunteers!  Boys Hope Girls Hope Group Volunteer Project-Fox Hollow Trail Clean up in Swope Park and Mennonite Church USA service project at Shoal Creek Living History Museum in Hodge Park. #volunteers #JulyPRM30
  • Happy Parks and Recreation Month! Parks and Recreation facilities provide places to get active, explore nature, connect with fellow community members and contribute to improved health outcomes, higher property values and environmental sustainability. We'll keep you posted on ways to enjoy your ‪#‎KCParks this month and possibly win a prize! #NRPA #GoldMedalAward #JulyPRM30
  • A view from behind. Main Street KC.
  • Tonight #kansascity #summertimeandthelivingiseasy
  • Swing! Having some fun at #KCParks Summer Enrichment Camp. #swing #playground #camp
  • Fountain 8 of the year: Thomas Swope Memorial Fountain is hidden away in Swope Park. Vlog post to come later today.
  • We aren't called The City of Fountains for nothing. The JC Nichols Fountain just down the street from us on the @countryclubplaza is a favorite of ours, especially during the golden hour.
  • Love the green space, @kcmoparks! Loose Park, Kansas City. #loosepark #kcmo #wanderlust #travel #inspiration #pagan #adventure #kansascity #culture #park #naturalism #mywherever #outdoors #hike
  • Beautiful night for Shakespeare, homemade watermelon punch and this boo.  #kansascity #kc #kcmo #kcaddict #kclove #kcsummer #kcparks #kcshows #kcshakes #kcgirl #kcadventures #kansas #missouri #borderstates #noplacelikehome #shakespeareinthepark #shakespeare #heartofamericashakespeare #kinglear #picnics #kiss #boo #monday #feelingblessed #luckylady #watermelon