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Kansas Connections Academy Free Family Information Session

6:30-8 p.m.

Ramada Topeka West, 605 Fairlawn Rd., Topeka, KS 66606
Kansas Connections Academy, a tuition-free K-12 virtual public school, will host a free information session in Topeka for families interested in learning about its online program and individualized approach to education. Kansas Connections Academy serves students throughout the state, and is operated in partnership with the Elkhart Unified School District 218.

The information session will provide families with an opportunity to meet with a Connections Academy teacher, thoroughly explore the school’s program and curriculum, and learn about the enrollment process. Other topics covered include: how teachers interact with students in the virtual environment, personalized learning opportunities including options for accelerated learning and gifted programs, college preparation, socialization, the role of the parent or other Learning Coach, and the use of technology. Families unable to attend this session are encouraged to attend one of our online information sessions. For a full list of online information sessions, please visit https://www.connectionsacademy.com/kansas-online-school/events.aspx
Connections Academy, 1-800-382-6010, info@connectionseducation.com

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6th Annual Tulip Time

Daily; April 4-20, Old Prairie Town location 9:00am-6:00pm (gates close at 5:30)

Old Prairie Town 124 NW Fillmore; Doran Rock Garden at Gage Park 601 SW Gage Blvd; Ted Ensley Gardens SE 37th & West Edge Road at Lake Shawnee- Topeka, KS
Topeka’s 6th Annual Tulip Time, continuing a longtime tradition started by Jerold Binkley, is scheduled April
4-20. Visitors can enjoy the splendor of over 100,000
tulips and daffodils in the beautifully, landscaped parks
in the Ted Ensley Gardens at Lake Shawnee, SE 37th
and West Edge Road; Doran Rock Garden at Gage
Park, 601 SW Gage Blvd; Botanical Garden at Old
Prairie Town, 124 NW Fillmore.
Group Tours:
At Old Prairie Town visitors can enjoy a self-guided tulip
tour for a suggested donation of $5 per person. Historic
building tours are available daily beginning at 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm for $4 per person. Please contact John.Bell@snco.us or call 368-2439 to schedule a building tour for groups of 15 or more.
Group tours are available weekdays at the Ted Ensley
Gardens. Cost is $5 per person. Please contact dave.bartels@snco.us or call 291-2617.
Liz Toyne, Old Prairie Town at Ward Meade Historic Site; 785-368-2438; Elizabeth.Toyne@snco.us

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