Lenexa, Kansas, located in central Johnson County, is home to about 48,000 residents. The city of Lenexa is served by the award winning school districts of Olathe, Shawnee Mission and De Soto. The city has a mix of established neighborhoods in the east and a fast growing area in the west. There are over 30 different parks in Lenexa, including the 80 acre Lake Lenexa at Black Hoof park, and a number of large boulevards and parkways, such as Prairie Star Parkway and Renner Boulevard that welcome residents and businesses alike. UPS and Quest Diagnostics are the city’s top employers.
It was a good time on Saturday, August 15 at Ad Astra Park in Lenexa. Pool time went to the dogs! It was fun just to go and watch. Dog Swim Times were 9:00 am for large dogs (over 30 lbs), 10:00 am for small dogs (under 30 lbs), 11:00 am combined (reserved for families with two dog sizes) and large dogs again at 12:00 pm. The events included a Pet Show at 11:00 am. Pet show categories featured Best "I Like Lenexa", Best "Owner-Pet Look Alike", Best Trick and Best Dancer. There was also a demonstration by the Lenexa K-9 Unit at 12:00 pm. Be sure to look for this event again next season. Visit the link below for more details. Hope to see you there next time!