Heartland's TURNING 60!

Join us in celebrating how God
has worked through this ministry
for 60 years and counting. 

Check out our calendar below for our celebratory events, including our free birthday celebration. 


november 3rd, SAT
disc golf tournament

Where: Heartland
Race Time: 9am
Register for this event here!

Aug 4th, SAT
Heartland's 60th
Birthday Bash

Celebrate 60 years of ministry with us at our free Birthday Bash celebration! From 2-7pm we'll have live music, horse rides, open pools and high ropes adventures. Join us for dinner to wrap it all up!

Hours: 2pm-7pm
RSVP for this FREE event here.

2-4:30pm Activity Time: Enjoy live music from Kim and the Quake, games, pools, open high ropes adventures, horse rides, an interactive timeline display, and more!

4:30-5:30pm Dinner

5:45-7:00pm Activity Time resumes and with a Next Era Music preformance.

What to bring: Seating will be provided, but limited. So, make sure to bring a lawn chair or a picnic blanket. Also, don't forget the camp basics: sunscreen, bug spray, a swimsuit, towel, and a water bottle. If you plan on participating in high ropes adventures or horse rides, please wear closed-toed shoes.

Questions? Call us at 816-891-1078 or email Catherine at marketing@heartlandcenter.org

Aug 3rd-5th, FRI-SUN
Staff Reunion

Alumni join us anytime this weekend for our Heartland Staff Reunion!

Hours: 6pm Friday the 3rd- 10am Sunday the 5th
(the main event, our Reunion Brunch, takes place Saturday morning)

Register here.

How to Participate: Register here! A registration fee of $10 covers all weekend festivities (minus the brunch) and some super cool swag items! The only event you don't need to register for is our 60th Birthday Bash which is free and open to the public.

The Reunion Brunch: Join us for our main alumni event! We'll enjoy camp foods from the decades, games, and stories from some dear Heartland friends. The Bruch is $20/person but free for kids 4 and under.

Schedule: Here’s a quick schedule so you can coordinate with your friends when to drop on by.

Friday August 3rd
6pm Reunion check-in
7:30pm Night swims
9pm Vespers

Saturday August 4th
10am The Reunion Brunch
12pm Guided tours
2-7pm The 60th Birthday Bash
8pm Vespers

Sunday August 5th
9am Closing
10am Activities

We encourage you to check in with your alumni pals in the area. We are so excited that over 400 people will be attending the birthday bash, and over 50 other alumni friends are attending our reunion, but we know there were still people we were unable to reach, and we don’t want them to miss out on these festivities!

Questions? Call us at 816-891-1078 or email Catherine at marketing@heartlandcenter.org

Apr 28th, SAT

Hours: 9am-1pm
Register here.

May 12th, SAT
6k trail Race

Where: Heartland & Online
Race Time: 8am
Learn more and Register here.


Interested in volunteering at any of our events? Contact Catherine Norwood at marketing@heartlandcenter.org

Can't wait to celebrate with you all!