Olathe Family Day Set for September 25

Sept. 13, 2017 ~ The Olathe community is collaborating to celebrate family togetherness Monday, Sept. 25. Olathe Family Day encourages families to spend time together and to enjoy the company of one another.

Olathe Family Day logoOlathe Public Schools and the City of Olathe are promoting the Sept. 25 Olathe Family Day as an opportunity for families to take a break from electronic devices, remove the distractions of daily living and make memories together.

The City of Olathe has created a website that highlights ideas and other activities of which families can enjoy. Board games, recreational activities, restaurants or even recipes that families can try at home, there are no limits when it comes to family time!

Family Day is an initiative created by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse to promote family engagement. Statistically children who eat dinner together with their family exhibit lower levels of substance abuse, obesity and depression.