On Saturday, Sept. 9, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (or while supplies last), stop by the south parking lot at the Ward Parkway Presbyterian Church for the annual Mums Sale.
We will offer mums myriad colors and two sizes (8″ and 13″) with discounted pricing for WPHA members:
Wow, wow, wow! This year, donations from WPHA residents will provide more than 1,586 meals to seniors, children, college students, families, and individuals in our area who find themselves in need of a helping hand. Thank you for giving them that hand! And a very big thank you to all the volunteers — including those who live outside the WPHA boundaries — and to event chair, Nancy Bader, who helped make this happen. Without you, it couldn’t have.
Register for Aging in Place Safely Seminar
Saturday, February 25, at 9:30 a.m.
Sanctuary Ward Parkway Presbyterian Church
Guidance and helpful resources on safely aging in place.
Geared to those already beginning the process to age in place and/or for family members and caregivers of those who are or plan to age in place.
Presented by Bonnie Smith from Benton House Senior Communities
NOT a sales pitch
Light refreshments served
Want to see all the fantastic displays of lights throughout our neighborhood? There are many, including the following winners and honorable mentions of the annual WPHA Holiday Homes Decorating Contest!
Thank you everyone for brightening our neighborhood with your holiday cheer!!!!
7100 BLOCK OF SUMMIT
HONORABLE MENTIONS- BLOCKS
7200 BLOCK WARD PARKWAY
1200 BLOCK W 72 ND ST
7300 BLOCK TERRACE
HONORABLE MENTIONS -HOMES (in no particular order)
809 W GREGORY BLVD
1041 W GREGORY BLVD
7207 WARD PARKWAY
801 W 71ST TERR
1000 W 71ST TERR
1243 W 71ST TERR
1247 W 72ND TERR
1255 W 72ND TERR
1100 W 74TH ST
Congratulations to all the winners and honorable mentions. Thank you–and every home that decorates–for making our neighborhood a magical place to be.
The Board of Directors of Ward Parkway Homes Association developed, approved, and adopted a Mission Statement, a Vision Statement, Core Values, and a statement confirming our commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. The mission of Ward Parkway Homes Association is to enhance an inclusive, safe, and connected community. Click here to read the full statements.
Dumpster Day is exclusive to 2023 WPHA Members, but memberships will be taken DURING THE EVENT, which starts at 9:00am and goes until either 12:00 Noon or until the dumpster is full. The dumpster will be in the south parking lot of Ward Parkway Presbyterian Church, and some items are prohibited. Follow the link for important information about Dumpster Day.
Bring a POP of fall color to your yard while supporting the Beautification Committee’s neighborhood projects at the same time. The WPHA Mums Sale will have mounds of mums available on Saturday, Sept. 10, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00p.m. (or while supplies last). Stop by the south parking lot at the Ward Parkway Presbyterian Church, 7406 Ward Pkwy.
There will be yellow, red, orange, and purple mums in two sizes: 8” ($8.00 for members; $9.50 for non-members) and 13” ($17.00 for members; $20.00 for non-members). There is no limit on how many you can buy, but supplies are limited, so plan to shop early. Credit cards, cash, or checks accepted.
July 2022’s Thirsty Thursday was our most successful Thirsty Thursday ever, and we look forward to seeing you on Thursday, August 11 at Dodson’s Bar & Commons, located at 7438 Wornall Road, from 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. for 2022’s final Thirsty Thursday. Be sure to sign in with a WPHA representative to get your free drink ticket.
After months of planning, the WPHA Spring Festival is finally here! Happening rain or shine next Saturday, April 9, Spring Festival promises to become an annual fun-tastic addition to our calendar of events.
Here’s just about everything you need to know:
Please note that all supplies, including Swag Bags, are limited to while supplies last!
And parents, please remember to bring a bag or basket for the egg hunt. There will also be a collection basket where you can put emptied eggs so they can be cleaned then recycled for next year.
*Remember: Unlimited access to all activities are included as part of Diamond Membership!
We want to provide you with the most spectacular Spring Festival imaginable.
The event will be co-produced with Ward Parkway Presbyterian Church and supported by Kansas City’s Neighborhood Tourism Development Fund (NTDF) and, most importantly, Gold, Platinum, and Diamond members of Ward Parkway Homes Association.
This year, we will combine historic activities and features — like the Bunny “Meet and Greet”, the Egg Hunt, and Treat Bags for children and youth — with brand new, free and fee-based activities that could include:
Read more here.