PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department and Pittsburg State University will host O.K. Kids Day, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Saturday, May 4, at Lakeside Park.
Sponsored by the Kansas Wildscape Foundation, O.K. Kids Day (Outdoor Kansas for Kids) is a statewide initiative, designed to introduce children and their families to outdoor recreation and promote an active lifestyle.
Families will enjoy activities like a fishing derby, canoeing, sidewalk chalk, archery and other outdoor games.
Registration begins at 7:30 am and prizes will be awarded at 2:00 pm. This event is free and open to all ages. Children under eight years must be accompanied by an adult. A list of activities will be posted to the Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department Facebook page at www.facebook.com/pg/PPRD1.
For more information about O.K. Kids Day events happening throughout the state, visit Kansas Wildscape Foundation’s website: www.kansaswildscape.org.
The mission of the City of Pittsburg is to provide exceptional services, facilities and activities with integrity, professionalism, excellent customer service and a commitment to economic vitality.