West County EMS & Fire Safety House

Located at: 13790 Manchester Rd, Manchester, MO 63021  Website From the Safety House’s webpage: “Safety House was created through funding in the 2012 Proposition L bond issue. The curriculum engages children and families through interactions with West County paramedics and firefighters. Children learn through hands on activities focusing on: developing a family fire evacuation plan…

Mercury Gymnastics

Located at 10551 North Ambassador Drive, Kansas City, MO 64153 This place was a blast!! We visited during their Friday morning Power Hour and everyone in the family loved it including my mother in law. From the Company’s website: “Come burn some energy on our trampolines, tumble trak, balance beams, bars, ropes, obstacle courses and foam…

Rise Coffee House & Craftibility

Located at: 4180 Manchester Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110 Website RISE COFFEE HOUSE Coffee, Peace and Justice for All We recently attended a Craftibility session at Rise Coffee on a Wednesday morning.  Upon entering the downstairs area we were greeted by a typical large coffee house with mostly business people and students relaxing. However, upstairs is a different…

Wonderscope

Located at 5700 King Street, Shawnee, KS 66203 Website The mission of Wonderscope is to provide fun, dynamic exhibits and programs that integrate the arts, sciences and literature for children eight and under, their parents and teachers from across the Kansas City area. Inside this former school building, there are various rooms for visitors to explore. The Farm…