John L Cassidy Heartland Winter Games
January 30 – February 1
Skiing, Ice Skating, Snowshoeing
Click HERE to see photos from the 2019 Heartland Winter Games.
2019 Winter Games Schedule of Events – updated 1/28/2019
Please click on the Ski Clinics tab for information on the 2019 Clinics being held January 6, 13, 20, 27 and 30
Floor Hockey will be held at UNO campus – University of Nebraska – Omaha on February 10 & 11
January 6 – 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing
January 13 – 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m Alpine Skiing 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing
January 20 – 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing
January 27 – 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing
January 30 – 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m Alpine Skiing 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing
Snow Creek Ski Area – 1 Snow Creek Dr, Weston, MO
Bode Ice Arena – 2500 SW Parkway, St Joseph, MO
Floor Hockey – February 10 & 11 – UNO campus – University of Nebraska – Omaha, 6001 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68182
We ask volunteers to crochet or knit these items for the athletes.
Each year we post the colors for the upcoming games.
For the 2020 games the colors are Red Heart Yarn cherry red and charcoal.
Our goal is 175 scarves and hats. Scarf guidelines: 50-60 inches including fringe 6-7 inches wide any design or pattern using both colors Packing: Please wash before packing into a ziploc bag. Drop off or send completed items to: Special Olympics Kansas attn: Michele Johnson 5280 Foxridge Drive Mission, KS 66202
Click HERE to download a copy of the 2020 flyer.
Thank you to everyone who made scarves for the 2019 winter games.
The athletes are truly thankful for these one of a kind gifts.
Thank You to our Sponsors
Deborah and Richard Batliner
Doubletree by Hilton, Overland Park
Kip Tevis & Kerri Vineyard
Erik and Linda Avery
John and Jane Cassidy
Mike and Beverly Goodwin
Chris and Paula Hahn
Kansas City Parrot Head Club
Bill and Cathy Nees
Thank you to Civic Live Solutions for providing the Mass Notification System for SOKS to use during events, allowing us to text or email significant updates at a moment’s notice.