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Blue Springs Parks & Recreation

Youth Basketball, Winter Break Camp, Toddler Time is Back!

WWW.BLUESPRINGSGOV.COM/PARKS


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2017 Park Sales Tax information

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2021 Park Sales Tax renewal information

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Special Events

Holiday Special Events

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Blue Springs Fieldhouse

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Fieldhouse Programs Youth Sports Adult Sports Adult Instructional Vesper Hall

Vesper Hall Activity Calendar

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Vesper Hall Programming

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Vesper Hall Special Event Lunches

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Adam’s Pointe Golf Club

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Parks Map

CONTACT US PARKS & RECREATION OFFICE

425 N.E. Mock Ave., Blue Springs, Missouri 64014 Phone: (816) 228-0137 Email: parks@bluespringsgov.com M-TH.........................................................................................................5 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Fri.....................................................................................................................5 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sat...................................................................................................................7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun............................................................................................................... 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

VESPER HALL 50+ COMMUNITY CENTER

400 N.W. Vesper Street, Blue Springs, Missouri 64014 Phone: (816) 228-0181 Email: vesperinfo@bluespringsgov.com T/W/TH..........................................................................................................8 a.m. to 9 p.m. M/F..................................................................................................................8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

STAFF

Director: Dennis Dovel Assistant Director: Justin Stuart Parks & Buildings Superintendent: Derek Mayden Park Maintenance Supervisor: Steve Moore Recreation Superintendent: Mary Herrington Recreation/Fieldhouse Manager: Matt Asikainen Vesper Hall Administrator: Marty Bears Recreation Supervisor Health and Wellness: Kaitlyn Kelpe Recreation Supervisor Sports: Delaney Johnson Recreation Supervisor Youth Programming: Brooklynne Simbeck

Mission

Vision

Creating outstanding recreational, cultural and natural experiences to enrich and enhance the quality of life for our community today and for future generations.

Recognized as an indispensable community asset that creates a healthy, livable and sustainable community through enhanced quality of life for residents and visitors while generating economic vitality.

STATEMENT

STATEMENT

CUSTOMER SATISFACTION The Blue Springs Parks & Recreation Department strives to provide the highest quality recreational activities possible. It is the department’s desire that each customer be satisfied with the recreational activities in which they participate. If a customer is not satisfied, corrective efforts will be made. Each specific request or inquiry is reviewed by staff for its own individual circumstances. If necessary, we can arrange for one of the following to occur (full or prorated): repeat the activity at no charge, receive credit that can be applied to any other activity at no charge or receive a refund. Requests for refunds and transfers for departmental programs may be subject to a $5 transfer and $7 refund administrative processing charge. Request for refunds must be made within two weeks following a particular program. The Parks & Recreation Department Office must be notified by the end of the following business day in order to request a refund or transfer of ball field rentals that are rained out. If a program is canceled or session dates and/or times are altered by the Parks & Recreation Department, we will be happy to process a full refund. For ticket sales involving trips or theme park attractions, all sales are final.

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REG IS TRA T ION M ADE E AS Y Online - In person - Via Phone

BLUE SPRINGS FIELDHOUSE

VESPER HALL

425 N.E. Mock Ave

400 N.W Vesper Street

Mon - Thurs:

5a-9:30p

Mon - Fri

Friday:

5a - 8p

Saturday:

7a - 6p

Select evening hours

Sunday

10a - 6p

when programs are in

8a-5p

session

816-228-0137

816-228-0181

bluespringsparks.com

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ART IN THE PARK

SEPTEMBER 13 - 19

TIME AND DAYS VARY | ALL AGES LOCATIONS VARY | FREE How well do you know Blue Springs? Follow clues and puzzles during a city wide scavenger hunt and learn a little more about your city! Locate pieces of art, park structures, businesses, buildings and landscape structures to the finish line where the team who completes the most puzzles correctly will win a prize! Register by September 3rd and scavenger hunt packets and checklists will be ready for pick up on September 13th. Teams may consist of 1-6 participants and packets will need to be turned in to the Fieldhouse no later than 6 p.m. on September 19th.

NIGHT RIDE

Proudly sponsored by:

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

8 P.M. | ALL AGES FIELDHOUSE | $25 BEFORE AUGUST 28TH $30 AFTER AUGUST 28TH Light up the night at the 2021 Night Ride! Decorate your bike and yourself with glow sticks, lights, LED’s and anything else your imagination can conjure up! Prizes will be awarded for most excessive use of lights on a bike! Register before August 28th to guarantee a shirt.

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E-SPORTS

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8

6 P.M. | AGES 18 AND UNDER FIELDHOUSE | $10 PER PERSON It’s time to battle on the Wii where we’ll crown our new Super Smash Bro’s champion! Players will rotate and play courses and other players at random to accumulate points. The four players with the highest point totals will face off for a championship round. Pizza and drinks included in registration price. Registration deadline is October 1st.

COSMIC BINGO

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 13

FAMILIES 5 TO 7 P.M., ADULTS 8 TO 10 P.M. | ALL AGES VESPER HALL | FAMILIES $10, DINNER INCLUDED, ADULTS $10 BYOB, SNACKS INCLUDED We’re turning off the lights and turning up the fun! Win prizes while playing glow in the dark bingo. Registration deadline is November 6th.

SKATEBOARD COMPETITION

SATURDAY, OCT. 9 10 A.M. | ALL AGES OLD MILL PARK $10 PER PERSON

Show off your skills and earn prizes! Helmets and signed waivers are required by all participants. The Blue springs Elks Lodge will be on-site with hot dogs, chips and drinks. Proudly sponsored by:

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CREATE A CRITTER

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 20

10 TO 12 P.M. | ALL AGES VESPER HALL | $18 PER ANIMAL Join us for our second create a critter zoo friends workshop! Register to ensure you get your first pick of animal to stuff and create a new friend! Adults and children of all ages are welcome to register. Each kit includes a critter, the wishing heart that goes inside, a birth certificate, stuffing, and a bag to bring them home in! Registration deadline is October 31st.

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Blue Springs Parks and Recreation Department Presents:

Daddy Daughter Dance Winter Wonderland Date: February 4th-5th Time: 6pm-9pm Location: Vesper Hall - 400NW Vesper Street Registration deadline: January 28th

Tickets - $45 For Each Daddy-Daughter Duo $15 For Each Additional Daughter. (816) 228-0137

Ticket Price Includes: FullCourse Dinner, DJ, Dancing, Photo Booth & More! www.bluespringsgov.com

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LETTERS TO SANTA

NOVEMBER 29 - DECEMBER 12

NAILED IT! HOLIDAY BAKE OFF

OCTOBER - DECEMBER

ALL AGES $6 FOR BEGINNERS (12 AND UNDER) $12 FOR ADVANCED (13+) Our Annual holiday bake off is back! Do you have what it takes to Nail It? Join as a beginner or as an advanced baker and get to baking! Register by September 30th to join a 3 month baking competition. Each month, we will announce the baked item to be made on the first of each month (October, November, December). Photos of completed item will be turned into Brooklynne at bsimbeck@bluespringsgov.com no later than 8 a.m. on the 8th of each month. Photos will be posted on our facebook page to be voted on by receiving “Likes.” The structures with the most likes, will be awarded a prize. (Voting will close on the 15th of each month at 12pm).

Santa is making his list and checking it twice, but he’s waiting for your letter! Put your Christmas wishes into writing and drop them off at the Fieldhouse’s direct mailbox to the North Pole.

MOVIE ON THE TURF

FRIDAY, DEC. 17

8 P.M. | ALL AGES FIELDHOUSE | $10 BEFORE DEC.. 10TH, $15 AFTER Jim Carrey stars as Ebenezer Scrooge in this adaptation of Dickens’ classic holiday tale about the value of generosity and the true meaning of Christmas. Carrey also plays the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future. Dress in your favorite pajamas and join us for a fun night in on the turf. Bring your own blankets and pillows, we’ll provide snacks!

MAYOR’S TREE LIGHTING

Tuesday, November 30

6:30 p.m | FREE Blue Springs City Hall, 903 W. Main Street

Come celebrate the kick-off to the holiday season in Blue Springs as we light the Mayor’s Tree and City Hall. Hot chocolate, visit from Santa and more!

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ZUMBA PARTY FOR A CAUSE

SATURDAY, OCT. 2

6:30 P.M. | AGES 10+ FIELDHOUSE | $15 PER PERSON Join us for a class dedicated to raising money for Laura’s Little Bits of Comfort. Half of the proceeds raised will go towards the foundation so that they can provide care bags for cancer patients going through chemo. Registration deadline is September 29th.

TRX CLINIC

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 11 11:15 A.M. | AGES 16+ FIELDHOUSE | $10 PER PERSON

Learn the benefits of TRX suspension training, breakdown common exercises, and improve your form during this clinic. Registration deadline is December 9th.

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RESTORATIVE YOGA

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 11

7:15 P.M. | AGES 16+ FIELDHOUSE | $8 FIELDHOUSE MEMBERS $10 NON-MEMBERS Restorative Yoga allows for one to relax deeply helping to balance out their fast paced life. Deep breathing and calming exercises during class balance the central nervous system allowing the blood pressure and emotions to slow down, putting your body at a healthier state. Restorative yoga also offers the benefit of increased flexibility as the body is giving in to gravity and not over exerting itself making the class accessible to everyone.

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LITTLE ALL STARS

Proudly sponsored by:

FALL

The perfect introductory program to sports for your 3 or 4 year old. Participants will learn the fundamentals while engaging with their peers. This program includes 3 weeks of practice, and 2 sessions of games. Scores are not kept at games. Cheerleaders will perform their cheers they learned in the first 3 weeks during the 2 weeks of games. This Fall we will be offering Soccer, Flag Football and Cheerleading. All sessions will take place at Hidden Valley Park. All equipment is provided. Flag Football: Day Time Date TH 6-7 p.m. 9/16-10/14 TH 7:15-8:15 p.m. 9/16-10/14

Location Hidden Valley Hidden Valley

Age 3-4 3-4

Fee $45 $45

Soccer: Day Time TU 6-7 p.m. TU 7:15-8:15 p.m. WED 6-7 p.m. WED 7:15-8:15 p.m.

Date 9/14-10/14 9/14-10/14 9/15-10/14 9/15-10/14

Location Hidden Valley Hidden Valley Hidden Valley Hidden Valley

Age 3-4 3-4 3-4 3-4

Fee $45 $45 $45 $45

Cheerleading: Day Time TH 6-7 p.m.

Date 9/16-10/14

Location Hidden Valley

Age 3-4

Fee $45

WINTER The perfect introductory program for your 3 or 4 year old. Participants will learn the fundamentals while engaging with their peers. This program includes 3 weeks of practice, and 2 sessions of games. Scores are not kept at games. There will be no Little All-Stars Basketball the week of Thanksgiving – November 22nd – 26th. Basketball: Session 1 Day Time TU 6-7 p.m. TH 6-7 p.m. Session 2 TU 6-7 p.m. TH 6-7 p.m.

Date 11/2-12/7 11/4-12/9

Location Fieldhouse Fieldhouse

Age 3-4 3-4

Fee $48 $48

1/4-2/1 1/6-2/3

Fieldhouse Fieldhouse

3-4 3-4

$48 $48

YOUTH SPORTS REGISTRATION DAY

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 12 2 TO 4 P.M. FIELDHOUSE | FREE

Meet with coaches, staff and take part in drills and games all while learning about upcoming sports and activities that Blue Springs Parks and Recreation will be offering.

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YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUE

SATURDAY, JAN. 8 - FEB. 26

TIMES VARY | KINDERGARTNERS – 6TH GRADE BLUE SPRINGS SCHOOLS $80 KINDERGARTNERS (COED) $90 1ST - 6TH GRADE (DIVISIONS ARE SEPARATED BASED UPON GENDER AND GRADE, 1ST/2ND, 3RD/4TH, 5TH/6TH) Youth Basketball is back! Proudly sponsored by: This league will feature an 8-game season with practices beginning the week of November 15th. All practices and games will take place at various Blue Springs School District schools. Exact locations are yet TBD. Each team will be a replica of one of the current 30 NBA teams. All equipment is provided. Registration deadline is October 29th.

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ADULT CORNHOLE LEAGUE

FRIDAYS, SEPT. 10 - OCT. 22

6 P.M. | AGES 18+ YOUNG PARK | $40 PER TEAM 5-night double header league, with the 6th week including an end of season tournament. This league includes 2v2 play and teams can be COED or all male or all female. Registration deadline is September 3rd.

Proudly sponsored by:

FIELDHOUSE FRENZY PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 20

7 A.M. CHECK-IN, PLAY BEGINS AT 8 A.M AGES 18+ FIELDHOUSE | $35 PER PERSON Our indoor Pickleball Tournament is back! This tournament features women’s and men’s doubles and mixed doubles and will be a round robin style tournament. Registration deadline is November 1st.

ADULT VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE

SUNDAYS, STARTING OCTOBER 3

6 P.M. | AGES 18+ FIELDHOUSE | $120 PER TEAM

Indoor COED league for 18+. Teams must be comprised of 3 men and 3 women. Registration deadline is September 26th.

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ADULT SOFTBALL LEAGUE

6-night single header league OR 5-night double header league. League play begins the week of September 7th (Tuesday after Labor Day) Registration deadline is September 7th. Division Day Men’s D DH SUN Men’s E SUN Women’s TUES Men’s Church THURS COED DH FRI

Time Location 2-9 p.m. Young Park 2-9 p.m. Young Park 6-10 p.m. Young Park 6-10 p.m. Young Park 6-10 p.m. Young Park

Fee $400 $250 $250 $250 $400

Proudly sponsored by:

ADULT BASKETBALL LEAGUE

SUNDAYS, JAN. 9 - FEB. 27 6 P.M. | AGES 18+ FIELDHOUSE | $415 PER TEAM

7-week regular season league with a end of season tournament during week 8. Teams must provide matching uniforms/ jersey’s. Registration deadline is Jan 2nd.

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MEAL PREP MANIA

MASON JAR OATS

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 12

6:30 P.M. | AGES 16+ FIELDHOUSE | $25 PER PERSON Discover the healthy, satisfying, and Meal Prep Mania brings you 5 great overnight oats that you will prepare for yourself to enjoy throughout the week. All ingredients and mason jars will be provided. Registration deadline is January 5th.

DANCE CLASSES

SOCIAL DANCE Session 1: Waltz

Day Time Date WED 7:15-8:15 p.m. 9/22-10/13

Location Vesper Hall

Age 13+

Fee $29

Day Time Date Location WED 7:15-8:15 p.m. 10/27-11/17 Vesper Hall

Age 13+

Fee $29

Location Vesper Hall

Age 13+

Fee $29

Date Location 9/22-10/13 Vesper Hall 10/27-11/17 12/1-22

Age 13+

Fee $29

Session 2: Night Club, 2 Step

Session 3: Single Rhythm Swing Day Time Date WED 7:15-8:15 p.m. 12/1-22

LINE DANCE Day Time WED 6-7 p.m.

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EVENING BINGO

2ND THURSDAYS SEPT. 9, OCT. 14, DEC. 9 6 P.M. | ALL AGES VESPER HALL | $5 PER PERSON

BINGO! Join us as we play B.I.N.G.O after hours. This is perfect for families, or adults. Pre-registration is not necessary.

GAME SHOW MANIA!

SATURDAY JANUARY 29

6:30 P.M. | AGES 29+ VESPER HALL | $30/TEAM IF REGISTERED BY JANUARY 22 $40/TEAM UNTIL JANUARY 27 Did you love Price is Right or Wheel of Fortune? We’ll play those and many more at our adult only Game Show Mania! Get a team of 4-6 players and get ready to battle others in Minute to Win it games and real life Jeopardy, Wheel of Fortune, The Price is Right and Name that Tune. East 40 Brewery will be on site to quench your thirst. Snacks are encouraged.

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400 N.W. Vesper Street 816-228-0181 M/F................8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Select evening hours when programs are in session. www.bluespringsgov.com/vesper

VESPER HALL

Vesper Hall is a nationally accredited Community Center that offers a variety of activities for individuals ages 50 and up that like to stay social, healthy and active.

WEEKLY NUTRITIONAL LUNCH

Served Monday - Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12: 30 p.m. A $3.50 donation is suggested for ages 60 and up and for those who are disabled. A fee of $5.75 is required for age 59 and younger. Reservations must be made at least one day prior to guarantee a meal. Cancellations must be made prior to day of reservation.

HOME-DELIVERED MEALS

Available for home-bound individuals in Blue Springs and Lake Tapawingo who are 60 years and older or disabled persons age 18-59. Meals delivered Monday-Friday and a $3.50 donation is suggested. Contact Vesper Hall to receive more information. Meals programs are cosponsored by Mid-America Regional Council. Federal funds assist in the cost of meal planning and preparation.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

The City of Blue Springs offers transportation services for residents 60 years and older and adults with disabilities ages 18-59. The City contracts with OATS Transportation Services for medical and/or shopping trips within Blue Springs. Door-to-door pick-up and return to Vesper Hall 50-Plus Community Center for lunch is co-sponsored by Mid-America Regional Council. Buses can accommodate up to two wheel chairs and nine other passengers.

UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS, PLEASE PRE-REGISTER! Aging Mastery Tues. 9/7 – 11/9 6-7:30 p.m., FREE Silver and Strong Wed. 9/8 – 10/13 8:30-9:15 a.m., $36

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Debunking the Mystery of Hospice Wed. 9/8, 10/13, 11/10 10-10:45 a.m., FREE Chiefs Red Friday Celebration Friday 9/10 11:30 a.m., Pre-register for lunch

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Indoor Garage Sale Sat. 10/9 7 a.m.-1 p.m. $1 entry, $27 for booth


VESPER HALL 50+ WEEKLY SCHEDULE MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

Quilting Club 8:30-11:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Fitness Modified 9-9:50 a.m.

Taijiquan 9:30-10:20 a.m.

Tai Chi Fitness Modified 9-9:50 a.m.

Taijiquan 9:30-10:20 a.m

Knitting Club 9:00-11 a.m.

Bingo 9-10:30 a.m. *** $1.50 per card

Crocheting for Beginners 9:00-11:00 a.m

Canasta Cards *** 9-11:30 a.m.

Pitch Cards *** 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Ceramics $2.50 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Wii Wednesday N.C. 9:30-11:00 a.m.

Painting Club 9:30 a.m. to Noon

Bingo *** 9-10:30 a.m. $1.50 per card

Blood Pressure Check 3rd Monday Monthly 10:00-11:30 a.m. N.C.

Falun Dafa 10:30-10:45 a.m. N.C.

Debunking the Myths of Hospice 9/8, 10/13, 11/10 10-10:45 a.m.

New Visitor Meeting 10:00-11:00 a.m. 1st & 3rd Thursday N.C.

Ground Breakers Garden Group 10-11 a.m. 2nd Mon., monthly

Healthy Lunch 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Donation/Fee

Glucose Checks N.C. 3rd Monday-Odd Months Only (VNA) 10:00-11:30 a.m.

Healthy Lunch 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Donation/Fee Drop In Bridge 12:15-4 p.m. Fitness Room Orientation* N.C. (1st Monday Monthly) 11:30 a.m. to Noon Square Dance $3 Afternoon 12:30-2:30 p.m.

Arthritis Exercise 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. $2

Healthy Lunch 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Donation/Fee Hand and Foot *** Cards 12:30-4 p.m.

Legal Aid 10 a.m. to Noon** 9/10, 11/12, 1/14 offsite via zoom or phone call

Falun Dafa 10:30-11:15 a.m. N.C.

Healthy Lunch 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Donation/Fee

Arthritis Exercise $2 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m

Monthly Birthday Celebration 11:30 a.m. Last Friday Monthly

Bereavement Group 2nd Tuesdays 10-11 a.m.

Choir 12:45-2:00 p.m. Starts Soon

Blood Pressure Checks Glucose Checks N.C. Diabetic Foot Screening 1st Thursday Monthly 11 a.m. to Noon

Bridge*** 12:15-4 p.m.

Bridge*** 12:15-4 p.m.

Yoga Gentle Flow 1-2 p.m. Starts 8/11/21

Healthy Lunch 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Classic Country Music Band 12:30-2:30 p.m. N.C.

Louisiana Canasta *** 12:15-4:00 p.m.

Four Weeks of Festive Fellowship Nov... 12, 19 Dec.. 3, 10 2:30-3:30 p.m. $5/session

Guitar Jams 12:30-2:30 p.m. N.C. Yoga Stretch Intermed. 1:00-2:00 p.m. Session Fee Game Night*** 5-8 p.m. Project Craft 6-8 p.m. Aging Mastery Sept. 7-Nov. 9 6-7:30 p.m.

AARP Driver Course 10/13 & 11/10 1-5 p.m.

Tone Chimes 2:00-3:00 p.m. N.C. Starts Soon Singles Supper Club 2nd Wed., times vary Call for the schedule

UPCOMING EVENTS Birthday Celebrations, last Friday, monthly, 11:30 a.m. Breakfast & Health Talk Thurs., 8/12, 8:30 a.m. Chiefs vs Cardinals Fri., 8/20, 4:30 p.m. Chiefs Red Friday Fri., 9/10, 11:30 a.m. Talent Show Thurs., 9/23, 11:30 a.m. Indoor Garage Sale Sat., 10/9, 7:00 a.m. Health Fair & Breakfast Thurs., 10/14, 8:00 a.m. Flu Shot Clinic Wed., 10/20, 3:30 p.m. Fast Friends Fri., 8/6, 5:30 p.m. Fast Friends Fri.10/22, 5:30-7P $5 Costume Party Fri., 10/29, 10:30 a.m. Dias De Las Muertos Wed., 11/3, 11:30 a.m. Veterans Day Celebration Wed., 11/10, 11:30 a.m. Holiday Luncheons Fri., 11/19 and 12/17

donation/fee

Alzheimer Support Group Coming Soon! Square Dance Afternoon 12:30-2:30 p.m. $3

Yoga Stretch/Intermed. 1:00-2:00 p.m. Session Fee**

Poker*** 12:30-3 p.m.

Square Dance Party 2nd Friday - September-May Coming Soon! $5 at the door Line Dance Party $5 6:30-9:30 p.m. Last Fridays

Sunday

Tea Dance $6 2nd Sundays 2-4:00 p.m.

Lunch is served Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Suggested donation of $3.50 ages 60 and over or disabled. Fee of $4.75 for ages 59 and younger. Preregister. Call Vesper Hall (816) 228-0181 to pre-register. $1.50 per class unless otherwise noted. Special event registrations taken 2 weeks in advance. New visitors are encouraged to call ahead.

* N.C. - No Charge * *Classes require pre-registration. ***Card/Game players should arrive 15 minutes earlier than the scheduled time. Schedule subject to change due to special events.

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SINGLES SUPPER CLUB 2ND WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH

5 P.M. | AGES 60+ VARIOUS RESTAURANTS CALL VESPER HALL FOR LOCATIONS FEE: DINNER ON YOUR OWN This program is geared for singles ages 60 and older. Participants meet at various restaurants in Blue Springs for dinner and fellowship. Enjoy clean, quiet, and close-to-home places to eat, laugh and get to know one another.

BREAKFAST AND HEALTH TALKS THURSDAY, OCT. 14

8:30 A.M. | AGES 50+ VESPER HALL | FREE

Receive information on healthy eating, fitness, heart health, hospice, retirement living and much more from your local and surrounding area businesses. Enter into drawings for various door prizes. Breakfast served 8:15-9:15 a.m.. Preregistration is necessary.

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AGING MASTERY TUESDAYS, SEPT. 9 - NOV. 9

6 TO 7:30 P.M. | AGES 60+ VESPER HALL | FREE

This exciting 10-week program will help you meet your personal goals. Participants will interact weekly with speakers on topics such as exercise, nutrition, falls & prevention, financial management & planning, socialization, volunteering, medication and sleep improvement. We can help you set and reach goals to improve your retirement experiences! A light meal will be served before each class. Participants must attend 8 out of the 10 classes.

DEBUNKING THE MYTHS OF HOSPICE CARE WEDNESDAYS, SEPT. 8, OCT. 13, NOV.... 10

10 TO 10:45 A.M. | AGES 50+ VESPER HALL | FREE

Come learn Proudly sponsored by: about hospice in a low-key setting. Learn about the stages of grief, benefits for Veterans and general information.

LEARN-TO-PLAY: BUNCO WEDNESDAY, OCT. 13

6 TO 8 P.M. | AGES 12+ VESPER HALL | FREE

Learn to play Bunco! This is a great way to prep for our Spring tournament. Free class, but registration is limited. Call 816-228-0181 to reserve your spot.

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SILVER AND STRONG WEDNESDAYS SEPT. 8 - OCT. 13

8:30 TO 9:15 A.M. | AGES 50+ VESPER HALL | $36 Gain strength and flexibility even as you grow older. This exercise program will be geared towards older adults to grow and maintain muscle strength. This class meets weekly for 6 – weeks.

FALUN DAFA TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS

10 TO 10:45 A.M. | AGES 50+ VESPER HALL | FREE Experience this gentle, meditative exercise, which is low-to-no impact. It’s both relaxing and energizing. This class is excellent for stressrelief, improved memory and concentration, as well as overall physical and mental health. Students follow video instructor.

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INDOOR GARAGE SALE

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9

7 A.M. TO 1 P.M. | ADULTS VESPER HALL | $1 ENTRY, $27 BOOTH FEE New-to-you treasures wait purchase at our annual Indoor Garage Sale. This event is sponsored by the Vesper Hall Site Council.

FLU SHOT CLINIC

MONDAY, OCT. 18 9 A.M. | AGES 65+ VESPER HALL

VNA will provide flu shots to those with Medicare A & B or Medicare Advantage Blue Cross/Blue Shield or Aetna. Preregistration only. Call 816-228-0181 to pre-register. Proudly sponsored by:

FOUR WEEKS OF FESTIVE FELLOWSHIP

FRIDAYS, NOV. 12, 19, DEC. 3, 10 2:30 TO 3:30 P.M. | AGES 50+ VESPER HALL | $5 PER CLASS

Get together with friends while taking part in fun activities. Pick and choose your class! Create a holiday pomander and door wreath or holiday cards for our service men and women. After each class, enjoy early dinner at a local restaurant with the rest of class. Dinner on your own.

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GROUND BREAKERS GARDEN GROUP 2ND WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH 10 A.M.

Share tips with others, hear guest speakers, swap plants or home grown food. This class is on-going.

LEGAL AID

Proudly sponsored by:

SEPT. 10, NOV. 12 JANUARY 14

10 A.M. TO NOON | AGES 50+ VESPER HALL | FREE Receive legal advice from the law firm Oswald, Roam, Rew and Fry, LLC in a 15 minute consultation. Contact Vesper Hall to set up an appointment. Option to meet remotely or via phone call. This is for patrons ages 50 and older only.

AARP SAFE DRIVING

OCTOBER 13 AND NOVEMBER 10

1 TO 5 P.M. | AGES 50+ VESPER HALL | OCT. CLASS: $15 FOR AARP MEMBERS, $20 FOR NON-MEMBERS NOV.... CLASS: $20 FOR AARP MEMBERS, $25 FOR NON-MEMBERS In this 4-hour course, refine existing skills and develop safe, defensive driving techniques. Bring your AARP membership card.

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SQUARE DANCE

TEA DANCE

MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS

2ND SUNDAYS

Drop in and join this weekly get together. Calls by Bill Kanai.

Vesper Hall welcomes the Joe Walker Band every second Sunday of the month! Come join in on the fun and dance the afternoon away. Swing, Latin, Waltz and the occasional Polka tune will entertain you and your friends.

12:30 TO 2:30 P.M. | AGES 16+ VESPER HALL | $3

2 TO 4 P.M. | AGES 16+ VESPER HALL | $6

VESPER HALL DAY TRIPS MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL – NEW DINNER THEATER

Wednesday, October 13

11 a.m. | $55 per person Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats and too little or too much sex. Set to the classic tunes of the 60s – 80s, this fabulous musical will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles!

CASINO – BOONVILLE

Wednesday, October 6

8:30 a.m. | $22 per person Enjoy a 4-hour stay at this popular casino. Receive $5 free play and $2 off of the lunch buffet. Visit Stovers outlet prior to leaving Boonville. Perk rewards can be used for lunch.

HOLIDAY LIGHTS TOUR

Wednesday, December 1

5:30 p.m. | $30 per person Board a deluxe motor coach and travel to Longview Farm, the Country Club Plaza, Crown Center and a neighborhood surprise. Caroling, games and refreshments will add to the fun on this festive evening.

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VESPER HALL SPECIAL EVENT LUNCHES/DINNERS Please pre-register for all events at the Vesper Hall front counter. Lunch begins at 11:30 am.

MONTHLY BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION

Sept. 24, Oct. 29, Nov. 26, Dec. 10 Celebrate your birthday in style! Enjoy a delicious hot lunch and a birthday treat.

CHIEFS VS ARIZONA CARDINALS PRE-SEASON GAME

Friday, August 20 – 6:30 p.m. Cheer on the Chiefs during this pre-season game. Bring a dish to share.

CHIEFS RED FRIDAY CELEBRATION

Friday, September 10th Wear your Chiefs gear and enjoy football themed games and activities. Proudly sponsored by:

TALENT SHOW

VETERAN’S DAY

Wednesday, November 10th Join us for lunch and a day to honor those that served in all of the Armed Services. Entertainment provided by the Vesper Hall Choir. Proudly sponsored by:

HOLIDAY LUNCHES

Friday, November 19th – Thanksgiving Celebration Friday, December 17th – Christmas Celebration Two reservation time slots per day: 11 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. Enjoy all of the holiday fixin’s and special holiday entertainment. Registration for these special events begins one month prior to the date of the event. Proudly sponsored by:

THANKSGIVING BRUNCH AND TURKEY GAMES

Thursday, September 23rd What’s your talent? Entertain your peers at the bi-annual talent show event.

Wednesday, November 24th – 10:30 a.m. Back by popular demand! The Turkey Bowl is a series of fun games. Compete against others in wacky games and trivia questions guaranteed to bring a laugh.

COSTUME PARTY

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Wednesday, December 15th Get into the holiday spirit with Christmas favorites performed by the Vesper Hall Choir.

Friday, October 29th Wear a ghoulish or non-spooky costume and enter the annual Vesper Hall Costume Contest! Prizes will be awarded for best costume.

CHRISTMAS CHOIR

BRUNCH AND HOLIDAY VARIETY SHOW

DIAS DE LAS MUERTOS

Wednesday, November 3rd Learn about this holiday celebrated in Mexico. Enjoy Hispanic music and remember your loved one(s) that have passed.

Tuesday, December 21st – 10:30 a.m. Come celebrate the holiday season by enjoying a festive brunch and holiday entertainment provided by your peers. Join in on the fun with your own act or skit.

NOON YEAR’S EVE

Friday, December 31st Help us ring in 2022 at the noon-hour. Enjoy lunch and other holiday activities. Festivities include: noon count down, special treats, photo booth, games and more.

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ADAMS POINTE GOLF CLUB

1601 NE R. D. Mize Road 816-220-3673 www.adamspointegolfclub.com

2021 DAILY RATES

ANNUAL PASSES CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP $2,450

-Unlimited Golf and Golf Car -GPS Hole Sponsorship for $500 (savings of $250) -Additional Employees can be added for $1,200 -Guest fee discount $5 (Except Junior/Senior rates)

GRAND SLAM $2,450

-Unlimited Golf & Golf Car -Guest Fee Discount of $5 (Except Junior/Senior rates)

SILVER SLAM $1,900/JUNIORS $499

-Unlimited Golf (Monday-Friday, Saturday & Sunday after 2 p.m.) -Unlimited Golf Car -$40 Rate before 2 p.m. on weekends or before 12 p.m. on Holidays -Guest Fee Discount $5 (Except Junior/Senior rates) *Play is restricted until after 12 p.m. on Memorial Day, July 4th, and Labor Day

TWILIGHT SLAM $1,250

-Unlimited Golf any Day after 1 p.m. -Unlimited Golf Car -Guest Fee Discount $5 (Except Junior/Senior rates) *Play is restricted until after 1 p.m. on Memorial Day, July 4th, and Labor Day

POINTE PASS $450/JUNIORS $350

-Play any Day Before 12 p.m. for $30 or after 12 p.m. for $17 -Guest Fee Discount $5 (Except Junior/Senior rates) -Valid at Adam’s Pointe Golf Club and WinterStone Golf Course in 2021

TEN PACK $400/SENIORS $350/JUNIORS $150

-Valid Monday - Friday -Expires one year after date of purchase -Cannot be used for league or events -Golf car included -Play after 2 p.m. on Sat.,Sun. & Holidays

RANGE CARD $115

Reservations may be made 7 days in advance Monday-Thursday Walk/Ride Open - 2 p.m. $33/$46 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. $27/$40 After 5 p.m. $26/$33 Friday Open - 2 p.m. $36/$50 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. $27/$40 After 5 p.m. $26/$33 Saturday-Sunday Open - 11 a.m. $43/$56 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. $37/$50 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. $33/$40 After 5 p.m. $26/$33

-40 small buckets of range balls that can be used over the course of one year -Buckets are fully transferable

SENIOR RATE (55 AND OLDER) Monday-Friday $28/$41

ADVANCED PURCHASE PROGRAMS

JUNIOR RATE (21 & YOUNGER) Monday-Friday $21/$31

Grand Slam, Silver Slam and Twilight Slam payments may be made with two options: -Option 1: Full payment with cash/check save $75 -Option 2: First installment due upon sign up. Payments then divided into five equal payments between March and July. -Spouses can be added to any annual pass for $650 -Children 18 & younger added for $400 per child -All 2020 returning members receive a $75 discount

9 HOLE RATE Monday-Sunday $21/$28 WINTER RATES: (NOV-MARCH) Monday-Friday Open to 1 p.m. $31/$44 1 p.m. - Close $31/$38 Saturday-Sunday Open to 1 p.m. $39/$52 1 p.m. to Close $31/$38

ALL RATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE Chosen as a 2020 Wedding Wire Couple’s Choice Award Winner, our window encompassed space offers great views of the course and accommodates up to 150 people. To inquire about pricing visit us at adamspointegolfclub.com or our page on weddingwire.com.

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FINN SCOOTERS Are Here!

This game changing mode of transportation encourages faster play and elevates the fun factor in a big way.

Electric Silent Faster Play

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NEW!


FALL JUNIOR GOLF CAMP OPEN TO AGES 7-15

$69/ SESSION INCLUDES LUNCH GAMES & PRIZES INSTRUCTION FROM PGA PROFESSIONALS ON CHIPPING, PUTTING AND FULL SWING FUNDAMENTALS

10AM - 1PM ON SATURDAYS OCTOBER 9TH OCTOBER 16TH OCTOBER 23RD OCTOBER 30TH

ENROLLMENT IS LIMITED FOR EACH DAY, REGISTER TODAY! 816-220-3673 | JBECKER@ORION-MGMT.COM

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