Tallgrass Creek Residents to Shoot Hoops Non-Stop in March 23 March Madness Basketball Free Throw Contest

Tallgrass Creek Residents to Shoot Hoops Non-Stop In March 23March Madness Basketball Free Throw Contest WHAT: A March Madness basketball Free Throw Contest by residents of Tallgrass Creek retirement community in Overland Park, KS. The residents will shoot baskets non-stop to celebrate the NCAA Tournament success of their beloved Kansas, Kansas State and Missouri basketball teams. SPECIFICS: Each resident will get five shots at the basket. The best shooters will then participate in a winner-take-all "Shootout" from different areas of the court. Winners in the men's and women's division will receive gift certificates and, perhaps  more important, bragging rights as being -arguably -- The Best Basketball Player in Kansas. WHEN/WHERE: Friday, March, 23, from 2:30 - 4 p.m., at Tallgrass Creek, 13800 Metcalfe Avenue, Overland Park, KS, 66223. ABOUT TALLGRASS CREEK: Tallgrass Creek, which has nearly 300 residents, sits on 65 acres. It offers extensive wellness and prevention programs, balance assessment and fall prevention programs, and Fitness and Aquatics Centers.  Also, there are more than 50 resident-inspired and resident-led clubs, committees and interest groups in these categories: art; cards; computers and technology; dance; faith-based and interfaith; fitness and sports; games; gardening; lifelong learning; music; literature, philanthropy. Tallgrass Creek is managed by Erickson Living.