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|Parks & Recreation Department|
Welcome to the Leawood Parks & Recreation Department
We are a dedicated team of professionals, committed to beautifying the Cityscape and providing progressive leisure opportunities. Please come experience the many recreational facilities, events, and classes the City of Leawood Parks & Recreation Department has to offer.
From our top notch facilities to our beautiful parks and greenways, from all of our special events to our wonderful sports programs, we hope that you find Leawood's Parks & Recreation an opportunity worth pursuing.
Please check out our program guide for many classes and activities. If you'd like to register for classes, lessons, etc. please see our on-line recreation registration.
News & Notices
The playground at Leawood City Park is closed for the installation of the new
Pending the weather, an opening date will be determined at a later date. Project updates will be posted on our website and social media pages.
Drinking fountains in the parks and along the trails are shut down for the winter months. Be sure to bring a water bottle with you when enjoying the parks and the trails!
We offer 3 ways to check the status of the Leawoof Dog Park!
The Bicycle - Pedestrian Master Plan
is available to view online
Click here to view the plan
Links of Interest
Parks & Recreation Newsletter
"Chipmunk Chatter" from Leawoody
This monthly newsletter is filled with highlights of upcoming programs and events as well as interesting and important things that may be happening within the Parks, Recreation or Cultural Programs.
Sign-Up here to receive your copy of
"Chipmunk Chatter" each month via e-mail
Inclement Weather Information
|Unsure if your activity is cancelled due to inclement weather? Call our inclement weather line (913) 982-2433 thirty minutes prior to the start of your activity.||Sign up for the Leawood Link to receive text messages delivered to your phone regarding class cancellations, field closures, rain-outs, registration dates and more!|
Registration & Cancellation Policies
|Registration & Information||(913) 663-9154|
|Prairie Oak Nature Center||(913) 681-0902|
|Leawood Aquatic Center||(913) 327-3977|
|Ironhorse Golf Course||(913) 685-4653|
|Inclement Weather Line||(913) 982-2433|
Parks & Recreation Committees
|Parks & Recreation Advisory Board||Ironhorse Advisory Board|
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