March 4-8

Disney on Ice Passport to Adventure

Sprint Center

Join Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as they travel to four magical destinations all in one action-packed ice adventure!

March 14

The Mosaic Project

Gem Theater

The American Jazz Museum's "Jammin' at the Gem" series continues with Grammy Award-winning drummer, composer and bandleader, Terri Lyne Carrington, and some of the most celebrated female instrumentalists and vocalists. Carrington toured for 20 years with luminaries Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Al Jarreau, Stan Getz, David Sanborn, Clark Terry and others. In the late 80s she gained recognition on late night TV as the house drummer for the Arsenio Hall Show; then again in the late 90s as the drummer on the Quincy Jones late night TV show, VIBE, hosted by Sinbad.  816.474.8463 or AmericanJazzMuseum.org.

March 15

2nd Annual ShamRock & Run 5K

Liberty Community Center

Join the 2nd Annual ShamRock & Run 5K. After the race, the awards ceremony will be held at Rock & Run Brewery and pub. Rock & Run Brewery will be having special menu offerings in celebration of St. Patrick’s as well as their house brew seasonal ShamRock Red. So stop by after the race and enjoy some great local food and beverage. ShamRockAndRun.org.

March 19

Meditation Program

North Kansas City Hospital; 1st Floor Pavilion

Join Gilda’s Club Kansas City in the Northland as we discuss both meditation practices and complementary practices, such as lifestyle factors that promote good health. The discussion will include the physiological benefits of meditation as well as different ways to practice. It doesn’t matter if you are religious or nonreligious—these programs provide you a way to help find your sense of calm and serenity. Free. To register, visit GuildasClubKC.org or call 816.531.5444.

March 20

The Ins and Outs of Innovative & Comprehensive Hospice Care; Lunch & Learn

North Kansas City YMCA

Facing a life-limiting illness can be overwhelming. Finding hospice care that meets the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of a loved one is essential. Clay Anderson, MD, discusses the specialized care programs and services that NorthCare Hospice, an affiliate of North Kansas City Hospital, offers patients and their families. FREE. Registration is required. Go online at NKCH.org or call 816.691.1690.

March 26

2015 Men of Hope Boulevard and BBQ

Boulevard Brewing Company

Join us for the 2015 Men of Hope Boulevard & BBQ, a premier men's event benefiting Hope Faith Ministries: A Day Center for the Homeless. Enjoy Jack Stack Barbeque, Bouldevard Beer, Hand Rolled Cigars, Raffle Items, Big Screen TV Drawing, Souvenir Pint Glasses and Live Auction. Register online at HopeFaithMinistries.org under the News and Events tab.

March 29

Palm Sunday Brunch

Avondale United Methodist Church

The annual Palm Sunday Brunch sponsored by the Contemporary Life Class of Avondale United Methodist Church will be from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.  The menu includes sausage, bacon, eggs, fresh fruit, pastries and beverages.  Proceeds will help with class mission projects.  Suggested donation of $7.00 for adults and $3.50 for children 3-10. 816.452.3518.

April 4

Easter Eggstravaganza at Science City

Union Station

Kansas City’s science center, Science City, is hosting their second annual Easter Eggstravaganza from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Guests will be invited to hunt more than 3,000 eggs, color Easter eggs, make Easter projects in the Maker Studio, participate in an Easter egg drop, take their photo with the Easter Bunny and more. Price includes all day Science City admission $13.50 Adults / $11.50 Child. ScienceCity.com

April 4

Parkville Cruise Nights

Historic Downtown Parkville Farmers Market

Find your ultimate dream car while you listen to the cool tunes of yesterday. Take in a little shopping and grab a tasty bite at one of Parkville’s terrific eateries.

Parkville Cruise Nights are held the first Saturday of each month (April thru September with the exception of July), 4 – 8 p.m.

April 4

Kansas City Easter Parade

Zona Rosa

This free community event features the Easter Bunny, a best-dressed contest for the whole family featuring Spring/Easter finery, (the Best Dressed Family wins $1,000!) a live performance by Mr. Stinky Feet, and much more!

April 7

New Neighbors Northland Welcome Coffee

Tiffany Greens Community Center

All ladies new to the Northland are welcome to join us for coffee held the first Tuesday of every month at Tiffany Greens Community Center. NewNeighborsKansasCity.org.