TAKO is dedicated to providing immersive outdoor experiences to children and people of all ages.

TAKO's Mission—Immerse participants in enjoyable activities to develop an attitude of joy, wonder, love, and respect for our natural world. Take A Kid Outdoors schedules outdoor events on a monthly basis with an emphasis on free-play and exploration.

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Johnson County Events

February 18 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Freeze Fest Event

March 25 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Shed Hunt

April 21 | 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Earth Day Canoe & Cookout with TAKO!

May 20 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come Fly with TAKO

June 03 | 10:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Free Fishing!

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Fayette County Events

February 04 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Ice Fishing

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All TAKO events are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is not required. There is a quick sign-in for each event (normally takes less than 3 minutes) and then everyone is free to enjoy the outdoors with us. 

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