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Archive News Articles

 

All news articles in our database sorted in date descending order.

2017

November

Fall Tomahawk Trail Clean-up - Saturday, November 11 - Saturday, November 11, 2017

September

Recirculation Day. Anything goes! Let it go. Give new life. Recirculate. - Sep. 16 - Saturday, September 16, 2017

Sundays in the Park Concert Series - Heat Index - Sunday, September 03, 2017

August

Historic Oxford Schoolhouse Hosts “Leawood Memories” - August 27 - Sunday, August 27, 2017

Sundays in the Park Concert Series - Hard@Play - Sunday, August 27, 2017

3rd Annual Truckin' It in the Park Food Truck Festival - August 26 - Saturday, August 26, 2017

Sundays in the Park Concert Series - David Basse - Sunday, August 20, 2017

Sundays in the Park Concert Series - Nace Brothers - Sunday, August 13, 2017

Park Passport Online Submission - Saturday, August 12, 2017

July

Oxford School Hosts Old Time Stories & Fun - Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Leawood Stage Company to Perform “Annie” - Saturday, July 22, 2017

East Parking Lot in Leawood City Park closing Friday, June 30 - Wednesday, July 05, 2017

July 4th Celebration - Leawood City Park - Tuesday, July 04, 2017

June

Leawood Stage Company Announces "The Mousetrap" Cast - Friday, June 30, 2017

Grinnin' & Groovin' Event Series for Kids - Tuesdays in June - Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Grand Opening – VarietyKC All Inclusive Playground - June 20 - Tuesday, June 20, 2017

5th Annual Duck Derby - June 17 - Saturday, June 17, 2017

National Trails Day - June 3 - Saturday, June 03, 2017

Pooch Paint 2017 - June 3 - Saturday, June 03, 2017

Recirculation Day. Anything goes! Let it go. Give new life. Recirculate. - June 3 - Saturday, June 03, 2017

May

Aquatic Center Opens for the Season on May 27 - Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Historic Oxford Schoolhouse Open to the Public - Sunday, May 28, 2017

Leawood Stage Company to Hold Auditions for “The Mousetrap” - May 21 - Sunday, May 21, 2017

Historic Oxford Schoolhouse Presents a Lecture on The Orphan Train - May 6 - Saturday, May 06, 2017

Leawood Stage Company Announces “Annie” Casting - Monday, May 01, 2017

April

Leawood Arts Council Art Show & Reception - Apr. 28 - Friday, April 28, 2017

Arbor Day Celebration - Apr. 28 - Friday, April 28, 2017

Spring Tomahawk Trail Clean-up, Sun, Apr. 23 - Sunday, April 23, 2017

Taking Tea with Shakespeare - Sun, Apr. 23 - Sunday, April 23, 2017

Leawood Stage Company Announces 2017 Season - Saturday, April 22, 2017

Eggstravaganza - Apr. 9 - Sunday, April 09, 2017

Passport to Adventure Kickoff - Apr. 8 - Saturday, April 08, 2017

March

Bonnie & Clyde - Mar. 23-26 - Sunday, March 26, 2017

2017 Arti Gras Winners Announced - Friday, March 10, 2017

Auditions for 2017 Summer Musical - Mar. 4 & 5 - Sunday, March 05, 2017

Auditions for Leawood Stage Company's Production of "Annie" - Mar. 4 & 5 - Sunday, March 05, 2017

February

9th Annual Leawood Sustainability Summit & HOA Dinner - Feb. 21 - Tuesday, February 21, 2017

"From Broadway with Love" - Feb. 10-12 - Sunday, February 12, 2017

Spring Soccer League Registration Deadline - Feb. 1 - Wednesday, February 01, 2017

January

Lunar New Year Dinner - Sun, Jan. 29 - Sunday, January 29, 2017

Daddy-Daughter Date Night - Sat, Jan. 28 - Saturday, January 28, 2017

Recycle your Christmas Tree - Sunday, January 22, 2017

Auditions for February & March shows rescheduled to Monday, January 16 - Monday, January 16, 2017

2016

December

Holiday Camp - Dec. 27 - 30 - Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Holiday Traditions on the Prairie at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse - Dec. 3 - Saturday, December 03, 2016

Nature Center Holiday Open House - Dec. 3 - Saturday, December 03, 2016

Breakfast with Santa - Sat, Dec. 3. - Saturday, December 03, 2016

November

Holiday Lighting Ceremony - Nov. 21. - Monday, November 21, 2016

Historic Oxford Schoolhouse Open to Public - Sep. 10 through Nov. 20. - Sunday, November 20, 2016

The Leawood Historic Commission Honors Veterans - Nov. 11 - Friday, November 11, 2016

Veterans Day Celebration - Nov. 10. - Thursday, November 10, 2016

Historic Oxford Schoolhouse Hosts "Leawood Memories" - Nov. 6 - Sunday, November 06, 2016

Leawood Stage Company - Call for Directors for 2017 Season - Tuesday, November 01, 2016

October

City Park Playground closing Oct. 31 - Monday, October 31, 2016

Art Reception for new Art on Loan Sculpture - Oct. 24 - Monday, October 24, 2016

Leawood Stage Company to Hold Mattress Sale Fundraiser - Oct. 9 - Sunday, October 09, 2016

Into the Night Fall Festival - Ironwoods Park - Oct. 7 - Friday, October 07, 2016

Death by a Thousand Cuts - Oct. 6 - Kansas Environmental Issues. - Thursday, October 06, 2016

International Walk / Bike to School Day - Oct. 5 - Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Leawood Stage Company Presents a Musical Thriller “Sweeney Todd” - Sunday, October 02, 2016

Historic Oxford Schoolhouse Presents a Lecture on Victorian Penny Dreadfuls - Oct. 1 - Saturday, October 01, 2016

September

Recirculation Day. Anything goes! Let it go. Give new life. Recirculate. - Sep. 17 - Saturday, September 17, 2016

Sundays in the Park Concert Series features Grand Marquis - Sep. 11. - Sunday, September 11, 2016

26th Annual Labor Day 5K Run & Walk - Sep. 5 - Monday, September 05, 2016

Sundays in the Park Concert Series features Heat Index - Sep. 4. - Sunday, September 04, 2016

Kermis on the Parkway - 2016 Bicycle Race - Sep. 4 - 8:30am - 3:30pm. - Sunday, September 04, 2016

August

Sundays in the Park Concert Series features David Basse - Joe Cartwright Septet - Aug. 28. - Sunday, August 28, 2016

2nd Annual "Truckin' It in the Park" Food Truck Festival - Sat. Aug. 27 - Saturday, August 27, 2016

Life Story in Six Weeks - Writing Course for Adults - starting Aug. 24. - Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Sundays in the Park Concert Series features Connie and the BluesWreckers - Aug. 21. - Sunday, August 21, 2016

Sundays in the Park Concert Series features Hard@Play - Aug. 14 - Sunday, August 14, 2016

July

Oxford School Hosts Old Time Stories and Fun starting June 1 - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Leawood Stage Company Performs "Once Upon a Mattress" - Saturday, July 23, 2016

Leawood Arts Council to Hold Art Exhibit & Reception - July 7 - 17 - Sunday, July 17, 2016

July 4th Celebration in Leawood City Park - Monday, July 04, 2016

June

AARP Smart Driver Course - June 28, 29 - Tuesday, June 28, 2016

135th Street Plan - Public Meeting - June 9. - Thursday, June 09, 2016

Grinnin' & Groovin' Event Series for Kids - Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Recirculation Weekend - June 4 & 5th - Sunday, June 05, 2016

May

Historic Oxford Schoolhouse Open to the Public - Sunday, May 29, 2016

Trail Improvement Project Starting Apr. 21 - Friday, May 27, 2016

Coffee with a Cop - Sat., May 14 - City Park. - Saturday, May 14, 2016

Leawood Arts Council to Hold Art Exhibit & Reception at Eva Reynolds Fine Arts Leawood Gallery - May 13 - Friday, May 13, 2016

"My Fair Lady" - May 5-7 - Saturday, May 07, 2016

International Walk / Bike to School Day - May 4 - Wednesday, May 04, 2016

April

Leawoof Dog Park Status - Saturday, April 30, 2016

Spring Tomahawk Trail Clean-up - Sat., Apr. 30, 2:00-5:00pm - Saturday, April 30, 2016

Heartland Tree Alliance is partnering with the City of Leawood to Hang Tree Tags in Celebration of Arbor Day - Saturday, April 30, 2016

Historic Oxford Schoolhouse Presents a Lecture on "My Fair Lady" - Apr. 28 - Thursday, April 28, 2016

Leawood Stage Company Announces 2017 Season - Saturday, April 23, 2016

Recycling Extravaganza -Apr. 23. - Saturday, April 23, 2016

135th Street Plan - Public Meeting - Apr. 20. - Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Taking Tea with Shakespeare and Friends - Apr. 17 - Sunday, April 17, 2016

Leawood Stage Company Announces the Cast of "My Fair Lady" - Monday, April 11, 2016

Kansas City Ballet II at Ironwoods Park - Sun., Apr. 3 - Sunday, April 03, 2016

March

Gezer Park Pond Annual Maintenance - Friday, March 25, 2016

"Letters from the Grave" hosted by the Leawood Stage Company - Mar. 19 & 20 - Sunday, March 20, 2016

Leawood Stage Company to Hold Auditions for the 2016 Season of Musicals - Mar. 5 & 6 - Sunday, March 06, 2016

February

Fifth Annual "Arti Gras" Juried Art Show - Feb. 26-28 - Sunday, February 28, 2016

8th Annual Sustainability Summit - Feb. 25. - Thursday, February 25, 2016

Valentine's Day & Leap Year Event - Feb. 13 - Sunday, February 14, 2016

Leawood Stage Company presents "From Broadway with Love" - February 10-12 - Friday, February 12, 2016

January

Leawood Stage Company Announces 2016 Season - Saturday, January 30, 2016

Daddy-Daughter Date Night - Saturday, Jan. 30 - Saturday, January 30, 2016

2015

December

Winter Break Nature Camp - Ages 5-11 - Thursday, December 31, 2015

Holiday Camp - Ages 5-11 years - Thursday, December 31, 2015

Breakfast with Santa - Dec. 5. - Saturday, December 05, 2015

November

Emerald Ash Borer Educational Seminar - Wed, Nov. 18, 6:30pm - Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Holiday Lighting Ceremony - Nov. 16. - Monday, November 16, 2015

Leawood Historic Commission Honors Veterans - November 11 - Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Leawood Stage Company presents "British Invasion" - Nov. 5-8 - Sunday, November 08, 2015

October

Recycling Extravaganza -Oct. 17. - Saturday, October 17, 2015

Temporary Playground Closure - Leawood City Park, Oct. 1-4 - Sunday, October 04, 2015

Barktoberfest - Friday, Oct. 2. - Friday, October 02, 2015

September

Leawood Large Item Recirculation Day - 135th to 155th Street - Sep. 19 - Saturday, September 19, 2015

KC Energy Project & Weatherproofing 101 - Sep. 19 - Saturday, September 19, 2015

Dedication of Lee Farmhouse Road Historic District - Sep. 13 - Sunday, September 13, 2015

25th Annual Labor Day 5K Run & Walk - Monday, Sep. 7 - Monday, September 07, 2015

Sundays in the Park Concert Series Starts Aug. 16 - Sunday, September 06, 2015

Sundays in the Park Concert Series, Hard@Play - Sunday, Sep. 6 - Sunday, September 06, 2015

August

Truckin' it in the Park Food Truck Festival - Saturday, Aug. 29 - Saturday, August 29, 2015

Sundays in the Park Concert Series, Vine Street Seven - Sunday, Aug. 23 - Sunday, August 23, 2015

American Girl Doll School Days at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse - Saturday, August 15, 2015

Johnson County Recycling - Aug. 8th by appointment only. - Saturday, August 08, 2015

July

Old Time Fun at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse - Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Leawoof Dog Park Update - July 22 - Sunday, July 26, 2015

Leawood Stage Company performs "Oliver!" - Saturday, July 25, 2015

Dog Park Update - July 23 - Friday, July 24, 2015

Leawoof Dog Park Closed - July 21 - Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Flooding Closures - Parks - Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Dog Park Access - Jun. 30-Jul. 4 - Sunday, July 05, 2015

July 4 Celebration in Leawood City Park - Saturday, July 04, 2015

June

Grinnin' & Groovin' Cultural Events for Kids - Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Leawood Art in Public Places Initiative to Dedicate Sculpture - June 12 - Friday, June 12, 2015

Everything You Want To Know about Recycling and Composting - June 6 - Saturday, June 06, 2015

Leawood Large Item Recirculation Day - I-435 to 135th Street - June 6 - Saturday, June 06, 2015

May

Leawoof Dog Park closed through Friday, May 22 - Friday, May 22, 2015

Backyard Composting - May 16. - Saturday, May 16, 2015

International Walk / Bike to School Day - May 6 - Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Recycling Extravaganza - May 2. - Saturday, May 02, 2015

April

Tenth Annual "Taking Tea with Shakespeare and Friends" - Apr. 26 - Sunday, April 26, 2015

Art of Street Cycling: Freedom to Ride - Apr. 23, Apr. 30, May 7. - Thursday, April 23, 2015

Mid-Century Style Around Us - Sat., Apr. 18 - Saturday, April 18, 2015

March

Leawood Stage Company Announces "Promises, Promises" Cast - Sunday, March 29, 2015

Get the real dirt on growing green - JoCo's Healthy Yards Expo - Mar. 28. - Saturday, March 28, 2015

Prairie Village Earth Fair 2015 - Mar. 28. - Saturday, March 28, 2015

Leawood Stage Company to Host a Performance of “A Delicate Balance” Presented by Actor’s Choice - Mar. 21 & 22 - Sunday, March 22, 2015

Leawood Stage Company to Hold Auditions for "Oliver" - Sunday, March 01, 2015

February

"Artis Gras" Juried Art Show - Feb. 20-22 - Sunday, February 22, 2015

Leawood Stage Company to hold Auditions for “Promises, Promises” - Feb. 7 & 8 - Sunday, February 08, 2015

January

Daddy-Daughter Date Night - Saturday, January 31 - Saturday, January 31, 2015

Kansas Day Presentation: "Who are the Kanza?" - Jan. 31 - Saturday, January 31, 2015

Daddy-Daughter Date Night - Jan. 31. - Saturday, January 31, 2015

Recycle your Christmas Tree - Dec. 26 to Jan. 25 - Sunday, January 25, 2015

Hiring Fair for Leawood Aquatic Center - January 5, 2:00-6:00pm - Monday, January 05, 2015

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