Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - PRC Rodeo Sat, 29 Nov 2014 08:33:06 GMT The Art of Enjoying Salina http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/11/The-Art-of-Enjoying-Salina/2633/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Salina-Fun.jpeg'/><br/> What do you do with an old public wading pool after its usefulness has waned?If you are the folks in Salina, you turn it into a patchwork quilt pattern that can be seen from space. The bright colored design provided a unique place for my two boys to run, run, run&hellip; on a recent visit to Oakdale Park in that city. It was our first taste of the public art woven into the landscape throughout town.When I was younger, my knowledge of Salina was limited to the Bosselman truck stop and the Bicentennial Center. (It had something to do with college days and a Big 8 basketball tournament - - don&rsquo;t ask). While both are quite nice, I had no idea that the area was home to a vibrant arts scene that creates a fun experience for families. Tue, 11 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/11/The-Art-of-Enjoying-Salina/2633/