North Platte Kids Academy is celebrating its 50th Anniversary with a family BBQ. First National Bank will be grilling and there will be Fun Jump, games and Face Painting. Freewill Donation. The Army Reserves will have a hummer/ military vehicle and the state troopers will be talking about safety to make sure children know where to go for help. They will be selling Bookmarks, and Window Clings with information about their organization.