Kids Day Off program offered during time off from school

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department’s Special Events Division is offering a youth program at Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 W. 27th St., to entertain children while they are out of school in later February.

Kid’s Day Off is open to children five years-old to 12 years-old and features structured activities, such as sports, games, arts and crafts and field trips while being out of school. Participants will need to bring a sack lunch on both days. The camp runs 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Feb. 21-22. Cost is $60 per child.

Registration can also be conducted online at or at any Parks and Recreation facilities including: the Community Building, 115 West. 11th St.; East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 East 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive; Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St., Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane or the Administrative Offices in historic South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information, please contact Duane Peterson, special events supervisor, (785) 832-7940.