Parks and Recreation

Special Events   




Truman Memorial Building - 416 W. Maple Ave. 


All princesses ages 4 - 10 years old are invited to attend with their most favored knight (father figure) to enjoy a dinner, music, dancing, and general merry-making. 
The cost is $30 for a couple and $15 each additional participant.  Registration deadline is 8 p.m. on October 1.  Space is limited, so register early!  Call (816) 325-7843 to register.  Let us know if there are any dietary restrictions.






Miracle League of Independence provides athletes, ages 5 to 18 who have an intellectual and/or physical disability, an opportunity to experience and play the great game of baseball with athletes of like abilities in a barrier-free environment.
For more information on the Miracle League go to 

Click HERE to download the registration form 






Every 2nd Sunday of the Month

All Year-round, Rain or Shine

            9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Come shop at the monthly indoor flea market at the new Independence Uptown Market located at 211 W Truman Rd. All vendors are welcome to rent a booth space.  Call (816) 325-7397 for more information.



Centerpoint Community Ice Facility

The Centerpoint Community Ice at the Silverstein Eye Centers Arena offers public skating sessions with convenient times throughout the week.