Special Pops & Special Olympics Programs

We offer adapted and integrated leisure activities for youth and adults with special needs. Participants are encouraged to consider any of our programs as we also provide paraprofessionals upon request.

If you would like more information on our special pops and Special Olympics opportunities, contact Nan Kanter at 913-685-6015.

Special Pops Classes

Our Special Pops classes are offered at various times throughout the year. Some are season-specific while others are available all year.

Special Olympics
The Blue Valley Blue Streaks, our local Special Olympics team, participate throughout the year in local, regional, and state events. Programs offered for athletes eight years old and up.


Hours of Operation

Activity Center (AC)
6545 W. 151st Street

Monday - Friday: 6:00A-9:00P
Saturday: 7:00A-7:00P
Sunday: 12:00P-7:00P

Rec Center at Hilltop (RC)
7720 W. 143rd Street
Monday-Friday: 5:30A-10:00P
Saturday: 7:00A-8:00P
Sunday: 8:00A-8:00P

Sports Complex Office (SC)
9701 W. 137th Street

Monday-Friday: 8:00A-4:30P

Administrative Offices
6545 W. 151st Street

Monday-Friday: 8:00A-4:30P

Vision Statement:

"Enriching Lives, Strengthening a Spirit of Community"

Mission Statement:

"We will champion community and personal growth through dynamic lifelong recreation experiences."