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John L Cassidy Heartland Winter Games

2020

January 29 – 31
Skiing, Ice Skating, Snowshoeing

Floor Hockey

Click HERE to see photos from the 2019 Heartland Winter Games.

 

2020 Winter Games Tentative Schedule– 

Please click on the Ski Clinics tab for information on the 2020 Clinics being held January 

Floor Hockey will be held at UNO campus – University of Nebraska – Omaha 

 

 January    5 – Check in 12:30 p.m. Event begins at 1:00 — 1:00p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Alpine Skiing     
                                                                                                         2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing
January   12 – Check in 12:30 p.m. Event begins at 1:00 — 1:00p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Alpine Skiing     
                                                                                                         2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing   
January  19 – Check in 12:30 p.m. Event begins at 1:00 — 1:00p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Alpine Skiing     
                                                                                                        2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing
January  26 -Check in 12:30 p.m. Event begins at 1:00 — 1:00p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Alpine Skiing     
                                                                                                         2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing 

January  – 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

Each year hats and scarves are given to athletes from Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, Iowa and Nebraska, who participate in the John L. Cassidy Winter Games.

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

Prime Partners

Deborah and Richard Batliner

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Gold Partners

Doubletree by Hilton, Overland Park

Peggy Phillips

Sitzmark Travel

Kip Tevis & Kerri Vineyard

Bronze Partners

Dennis Gredell

Donna Nally

Dave Schwartz

Team Sponsors

Erik and Linda Avery

Ruthann Bean

Bert Bertencin

John and Jane Cassidy

Mike and Beverly Goodwin

Chris and Paula Hahn

Randy Johnson

Kansas City Parrot Head Club

Linda Minson

Bill and Cathy Nees

Steve Peterson

Dave Schimanski

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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.