LATEST FROM THE NETWORK

Lights On Afterschool 2017

For the past 18 years, Lights On Afterschool (LOA) has been the only nationwide event that celebrates afterschool programs.  The goal of this event is to show people the important role that afterschool programs play in the lives of not only the youth that attend, but...

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KENfabuLarryum!

On August 5th, the Kansas Enrichment Network (Network) attended Lawrence’s annual Festival of Making and Creativity, the ConfabuLarryum at Free State High School. The free event brings together people from all ages and backgrounds to ignite their senses of wonder and...

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Day at the Capitol

On Thursday, March 9, the Kansas Enrichment Network hosted the annual Day at the Capitol event. The Kansas Regional Afterschool Ambassadors, KC STEM Alliance, Olathe Northwest High School First Robotics team, Quincy Elementary Visual Arts Learning Academy, and Topeka...

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Stop Locking Up So Many Kansas Kids

Though there’s plenty left to argue about just a few weeks away from the election, there’s one issue that an overwhelming majority of Kansans agree on: We have to stop locking up so many kids. For decades, our state has housed kids in oversized, dangerous facilities...

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2016 Municipal Summit

“It takes a village to raise a child.”  The Kansas Enrichment Network and the Missouri Afterschool Network are hosting the 2016 Municipal Summit on Afterschool and Expanded Learning.  Mayor Sly James from Kansas City, MO and Mayor Peggy Dunn from Leawood, KS will...

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