Whether you like to do jigsaw puzzles, hiking, art, or golf, there is an event planned for you to reconnect with friends and make new ones too. Check out the full list of meetups currently offered below. You will also be able to find them on our Old Mission Facebook page. RSVP by emailing or texting the host of the Meetups you choose.
September 4, 9:30 A.M.
Location Roe Park
Lane Allison, 913-568-5526
Let’s get together for a group bike ride. No more than 10-15 miles averaging about 10 miles per hour (no one left behind)! Bring your bike, water bottles, helmets etc.
September 8, 7 P.M.
Franklin Park (Roe Ave & Somerset Dr. Prairie Village, KS)
Calling all dog lovers! Bring your walking shoes and your favorite furry friend! Non-dog owners welcome too. Please note that dogs will need to be on leashes at this location.
FULL | September 11
Join Scott and Heather Long and Mike and Jill Eggleston for a meal inspired by the enchanting hill towns, the sunny piazzas and the stunning countryside of Tuscany. Revisit your favorite scenes from Frances Mayes’ evocative book and the movie starring Diane Lane while enjoying Tuscan favorites like antipasto, porchetta, panzanella and other dishes.
September 11, 8 A.M.
Join us for a small easy hike where we will listen and watch for birds. A bird book will be available and a discussion will take place about common birds in the area. Bring binoculars if you have them!
September 12, 2:00 P.M.
contact for location
Elizabeth Adams, 913-236-4380
Join Elizabeth at her home to work on a 1000-piece jigsaw puzzle. Cookies and tea will be served. Children are welcome, and a 50-piece puzzle will be provided for them to enjoy.
September 18, 10-11 A.M.
Old Mission parking lot (weather permitting), or Fellowship Hall
Piper Stone, 913-223-4157
WERQ Dance Fitness is a wildly addictive fitness format based on current pop and hip-hop songs. Join us for 30 minutes of fellowship followed by 30 minutes of WERQ! WERQ Dance Fitness is a wildly addictive fitness format based on current pop and hip-hop songs and it can be modified for any fitness level. Wear comfortable clothes and tennis shoes. Come prepared to sweat, smile, and meet others who like to be active, and not take themselves too seriously!
September 18, 10-11 A.M.
Shawnee Mission Park
Courtney Liotta, 913-548-3008
Park at the boat ramp. We will use the first 5 or 10 min to meet and greet and then we will walk the paved trails. At the half way point of time we will turn around. Don’t forget your water and walking shoes!
September 25, 3 P.M.
Porter Park (4601 Tomahawk Rd, Prairie Village)
Arianna Suddreth 405-255-2886
Calling all mothers, mamas, mums, moms, and nomies! Whether your children are biological, adopted, fostered, or bonuses, you are hereby invited to a gathering! Please join us to meet one another and discuss any and all things kid-related. Pack a snack (or several), bring a blanket or chair, and come enjoy the company of other adults. Children are absolutely welcome!
September 28, 6:15 P.M.
Rev. Karen and Scott Nyhart
Shawnee Mission Park Marina
Bring your kayaks, canoes, or SUP, along with your life vests and paddles and join us as we paddle around the lake and enjoy each other’s company.
You will need a boat registration that you can pick up at the Johnson County Park District office.
October 3, 3 P.M.
Milburn Country Club
We will host up to 8 people for 9 holes of golf at Milburn Country Club on October 3, 3 pm. The cost for golf will be $63.50 per person for nine holes. We will meet for drinks and fellowship afterwards. Proper dress and golf clubs are required. Only other requirement is to come ready to have fun.