EVENT DATE : April 29, 5:30PM - April 29, 10:30PM
Argosy Casino

Reserve your place at Northland Shepherd’s Center’s gala fundraiser to support enrichment programs and vital services for older adults living in the northland.  Enjoy dinner, silent and vocal auctions, dancing, and entertainment by the James Rojas Band.  Southwest Airlines Community Giving Board is the honorary event chair.   $80.  To purchase tickets, call 816.452.4536 or email rebecca@northlandsc.org or visit NorthlandSC.org.   

EVENT DATE : April 29, 5:30PM - April 29, 10:00PM
Signature Flight Support Hangar at the Downtown Airport

Come dance the night away for a good cause! The 2017 TWA Museum fundraiser will benefit Harvesters--The Community Food Network. Enjoy a dance lesson before the Moonlight Serenade Orchestra plays. Performances by The Swingsters will also entertain. Come in your favorite vintage attire or just come as you are. Tickets available by calling 816.234.1011. 

EVENT DATE : April 29-April 30

Interested in learning to ride Saddlebred horses but don’t know where to start?  Here’s your chance for a fun-filled weekend of riding, games on horseback, lectures, exercises, food and drink right here in the Northland!  Additional add on events include chair massage and guided imagery training available for an additional charge.  Only $200.00 for the whole weekend. LFECStable.com

EVENT DATE : April 30, 12:00PM - April 30, 2:00PM
IWerx Pavilion

Come walk the red carpet to support the Friends of Parkville Animal Shelter! Enjoy a sit-down lunch, raffle, and silent auction. Tickets are $35 and in limited supply so get yours today at ParkvilleShelter.com. 

EVENT DATE : May 5, 6:30PM - May 5, 10:30PM
The View at Briarcliff

Synergy Services will host this annual event. This heartwarming evening celebrates the meaningful and inspiring impact of even the simplest acts of kindness. Proceeds from the event support programs that teach & empower kids to deal with bullying and teen dating violence, and to develop healthy relationships free from violence. Ticket and sponsorship information is available at SynergyServices.org.

EVENT DATE : May 6, 9:00AM - May 6, 12:00PM
Gladstone Community Center

Come in costume to a party just for moms and sons! Bring your son, ages 3-9.  There will be some Super Hero Training activities, craft stations, an area for photos and snacks. The cost is $25 per mother/son couple and extra sons can come along for an additional $10 each. Register at  GladstoneCommunityCenter.com.

EVENT DATE : May 7, 9:00AM - May 7, 12:00PM
Zona Rosa Town Square

Kick off will be the Decade Dash 5K  at 9:00 am and the 1 Mile WOOF Walk following The Town Square will be filled with pet-related vendors, stage entertainment, dog contests and fashion show, area rescue groups, pet CPR and trap neuter return information booths, silent auction, and raffles!

EVENT DATE : May 8, 10:30AM - May 8, 1:00PM
The Deuce Golf Club of Kansas City

Join us for a day of golf, fellowship and support for our soldiers! The tournament will include games like Spieth Hold, Longest Drive and Closest Pin. There will also be activities for the kids provided by non-profit Rev'ved Up 4 Kids. Register online at PatriotOutreach.org. 

EVENT DATE : May 10, 9:00AM - May 10, 11:30AM
Midcontinent Public Library-Smithville

This free event will provide information about non-profit organizations, volunteer opportunities, and free activities for seniors and their caregivers. We will have representatives from many organizations including Social Security, AARP, and Library-By-Mail here. Have questions about your computer or eReader?  Library staff will be here to help you with your technology. 

EVENT DATE : May 12, 9:00AM - May 13, 5:00PM
Nell Hill's

Mothers fill our lives with joy. So bring your favorite mothers – your actual mom, a family friend, your wife, dear friends, an aunt, a grandmother, a sister, your daughter, or even yourself – in for a special treat at Nell Hill’s. They’ll uncork the bubbly and spoil Mom rotten.

EVENT DATE : May 19, 8:30AM - May 19, 2:00PM

Join us for a day of golf to help raise funds for Gilda's Club Kansas City! Format: Four person scramble. Prizes awarded to the top three teams GildasClubkc.org

EVENT DATE : May 19, 11:30AM - May 19, 1:00PM
NKCH Wellness Corner at NKC YMCA

Whether you’re a pro athlete or an average person going about your day, accidents happen. ACL injuries, meniscus tears and cartilage damage can sideline you for months. Michael J. Justice, DO, offers his insight into prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation for people of all ages. Free; lunch provided. To register, go online at nkch.org/Lunch

EVENT DATE : June 2, 9:00AM - June 4, 5:00PM
Zona Rosa

Enjoy an amazing assortment of Italian food favorites, a beer garden, an Italian Car Show, food eating contests and much more. Plus, novelty booths will line the streets including “Lots Of Italiana” shirts, hats, and other memorabilia representing Italian heritage for the whole family. The festival will also feature a designated children’s area with a variety of activities.