Spring has sprung and kids everywhere are itching to get outside and into the warm sunshine. WaKeeney is ready for them, with activities that will get them active, excited, and enjoying Trego County’s beautiful Spring days.
Annual Easter Egg Hunt (Saturday, April 20th at 10:30am)
The Easter Bunny will be hopping into WaKeeney for the Trego Recreation Center’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt! Groups will be organized by age (6 months to 5th grade) so all our little bunnies will be able to find a few of the candy-filled Easter eggs. Bring your children to the Trego County Courthouse lawn with their Easter baskets and their sweet tooth for this free fun family event, then stick around after the hunt for prize drawings for each age group.
Father Daughter Dance (Sunday, April 14th at 1:30 –2:30pm)
Be your favorite little lady Prince Charming during an afternoon of dancing at the Trego Recreation’s annual Father Daughter Dance.
This annual event will be held the Sunday after the TCHS prom, with the decorations of that night as the backdrop to the 2019 Father Daughter Dance. Either dads or another special person may accompany their special girl between 3 years to 5th grade. The event is $20 per couple and $5 for each additional daughter, which includes a corsage, snacks, dancing, and 2-4×6″ photos. (Photos will be taken between 2-3:30pm, plus other options available for purchase).
Sign up by April 5 to reserve your spot, but don’t wait! This event is very popular.
Pee Wee Track Meet (Registration ends April 26th, Track Meet is scheduled for May 8th at 5pm)
Pint-sized runners and field sport stars are gearing up to compete at the TCHS T-ball and Trego Recreation’s 2019 Pee Wee Track Meet!
Kids will compete in two group at the TCHS Goldsmith Track, preschoolers to 2nd grade and 3rd to 6th grade. Traditional events will be featured, giving the kids a chance to sample various types of competitive events, 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place ribbons awarded for each event and all the kids will come away with a participation ribbon to reward them for their great sportsmanship. This is a free event for everyone, so come out and cheer on our young athletes!
Get your kids outside and into the fresh air for a great time running, dancing, and hopping into Spring!