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KCI EXPO CENTER
Join us for a luncheon and program with speakers from the Kansas City Chiefs leadership team. Afterwards, strengthen your business to business connections at this free event! NorthlandChamber.com.
WIZARD OF OZ COSTUMED CHARACTERS
03/15/2014 - 03/29/2014
CROWN CENTER SHOPS
Dorothy, Scarecrow, the Tin Man and the Cowardly Lion appear at Crown Center, posing for photos and visiting with fans, in conjunction with Crown Center’s “75 Years of Oz, Oh My!’ exhibit. No admission fee. Noon to 4 p.m. 816.274.8444.
DISCOVER BOOKS FOR CHILDREN
03/18/2014 - 03/19/2014
MID-CONTINENT PUBLIC LIBRARY–NORTH OAK TRAFFICWAY
Do you want to discover good books for your child? Finding the right book for your child can be challenging. We want to help! Come see displays designed to help you find books for your grade-school reader. We will also have a staff member on hand all day who will be happy to explain the tips and tricks to discovering good books for the child you love
KC ZOO PRESENTS: THE AMAZON
MID-CONTINENT PUBLIC LIBRARY–NORTH OAK TRAFFICWAY
Join the Kansas City Zoo for an Amazon adventure. We will share Amazon folklore and culture, as well as show you an animal or two. Come with us to learn something new about the Amazon!
Practice ACT Test
LEARNING CENTER IN ZONA ROSA
College Nannies and Tutors of Parkville will host a practice ACT test. Give your high school student a stress-free opportunity to gain valuable experience with the ACT. This is a perfect way for students to increase confidence before taking the official test in April. Call 816.256.5907 today to save a seat!
DISNEY ON ICE
03/26/2014 - 03/30/2014
It’s one colossal party on ice, with all your favorite Disney friends! Enjoy a winter wonderland with Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse, a Halloween haunt with the Disney Villains, a Very Merry Unbirthday Party, a Royal Ball with the Disney Princesses, and more in a magical medley of holidays, celebrations and festivals from around the globe. DisneyOnIce.com.
BLACK ON BURLINGTON
Where else can you get great networking and meet several new contacts all before 8:30 a.m.? Above & Beyond Catering breakfast included.$15.00/Member, $18.00/Non-Member
MIDWEST HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Midwest Health & Wellness, your local medical weight loss, hormone therapy and aesthetic care facility is having an open house from noon-6pm. Giveaways include Latisse, Lipo B injections and gift certificates. We will be serving food and drinks as well. KCHormone.com.
RESTORATION ARTS: BEAUTY’S ROLE IN A BROKEN WORLD
03/28/2014 - 03/29/2014
WILLIAM JEWELL COLLEGE
Kansas City Arts and Faith invites you to Restoration ARTS. Restoration ARTS will be a gathering of culture-makers and catalysts from across the United States to engage in lively debate about the role of beauty in a broken world. Attendees will be challenged to consider the ways in which the arts play an ever-growing role in reconciling diverse communities.
As culture-makers and catalysts of all persuasions and backgrounds, we’ll gather for 36 hours to explore beauty’s role in a broken world. Artists, theologians, and academics will lead breakout sessions; live music will be provided by local musicians; and a post-conference entrepreneurial art crawl throughout Kansas City’s blossoming arts’ scene will offer attendees an enriching experience.
SUMMER NANNY OPEN HOUSE
COLLEGE NANNIES AND TUTORS
AT ZONA ROSA
All Parents in the Northland are invited for an evening of complimentary appetizers and drinks at College Nannies & Tutors. Enjoy a stress-free meet and greet with our team of rock star nannies. Do you have questions about what we do? This is a great opportunity to ask questions without any obligations. Call College Nannies & Tutors at 816.256.5907 for more information.
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
BRIARCLIFF OFFICE BUILDING LOBBY
Join us for this free event with Cramer Captial Management. Join us to wind down after work, meet some great business contacts and enjoy appetizers and beverages from Heart of America Catering! NorthlandChamber.com
VAN CLIBURN TRIBUTE CONCERT
KAUFFMAN CENTER FOR THE
In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Park University’s International Center for Music, gold medalist of the 2001 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and founder of the ICM Stanislav Ioudenitch, his protégé and rising star — and 2009 winner of the London International Piano Competition — Behzod Abduraimov, along with the Park Piano Trio, will perform a special Van Cliburn Tribute Concert. KauffmanCenter.org.
Walk for Wishes
Crown Center Square
Join us for a morning full of music, games, face painting and other family friendly activities. Proceeds from the Walk for Wishes will fund local wishes of Kansas City area children. Visit WalkForWishesKC.com for registration information
Béla Fleck and Chick Corea
Kauffman Center for the
Jazz fusion pianist and composer Chick Corea and Béla Fleck, one of the worlds most innovative and technically proficient banjo players, will come together for one performance. Ticket prices range from $39 to $69. KauffmanCenter.org
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