Kansas City Calendar

Coffee @ the Cosmo

Cosmosphere

Sep 21, 2017 - Dec 21, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

This event occurs monthly, on the third Thursday of January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December.

Offered every Third Thursday from 9:00 - 10:00 am, this enriching continuing education program for life-long learners features entertaining, insightful presentations by Cosmosphere educators, our Collections Manager and visiting professionals who are experts in a variety of topics related to science and space.  Free to the public, coffee and pastries are provided.  Watch cosmo.org for topics.

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The Three-Dimensional Imagination of Donna Moore

The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures

Sep 21, 2017 - Jun 3, 2018 @ 10:00 AM

You may not know who Donna Moore is, but if you grew up in the 1980s and 1990s, there is a good chance you played with one of her soft toys. Based in Kansas City, Moore was one of the most prolific toy designers of the late 20th century and her products were sold all over the world. From the “Crazy Crop” characters for Hallmark to the Beatles John, Paul, George, and Ringo for...

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Football Fundays

Paradise Park

Sep 21, 2017 - Feb 4, 2018 @ 01:00 PM

A total win-win for sports fans who want to keep score while the kids play. More than 15 TVs are mounted throughout the Park so you won't miss the big games on any game day, all season long. Find your favorite family snacks and adult beverages at Paradise Cafe. Score big with your whole family with fun and football at Paradise Park. Times vary.  

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Third Thursday at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Sep 21, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

This event occurs monthly, on the third Thursday of January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December.

Your not-so-quiet night at the museum! Join the revelry every third Thursday of the month for live music, free programs, art activities and more that showcase local talents…all just for adults! Designed for college-age to 45, but all adults are welcome.

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Book Group: Book Bunch

Claycomo Branch Mid-Continent Public Library

Sep 21, 2017 @ 07:00 PM

Need to get away from the kids for a bit? Join us to meet like-minded people, enjoy lively discussion, learn which books inspire others, and talk about your favorite books! Call or visit the branch for more information. We will discuss "The Death Catchers" by Jennifer Anne Kogler.  

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Gardens of Myth

Powell Gardens

Sep 21, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017

Goblins and fairies and trolls, oh my!  See these and other mythical creatures this summer as part of Gardens of Myth, which is making its garden debut at Powell Gardens! The exhibition is a collection of incredibly realistic sculptures depicting creatures of myth from around the world. They range in size from tiny fairies to an incredible 25-foot dragon! Each sculpture is hand...

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Through Darkness to Light: Photographs Along the Underground Railroad

Wyandotte County Historical Museum

Sep 21, 2017 - Oct 10, 2017

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Through photos the story of the Underground Railroad comes to life. An estimated 100,000 slaves between 1830 and 1861 went through the Underground Railroad. We will also be telling the story of life in Quindaro City, at that time, through artifacts found in the excavation. It is told that Quindaro City was part of the Underground Railroad as slaves passed from Parkville, MO to freedom in Kansas

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Creative Storytime

Ceramic Cafe

Sep 22, 2017 - Dec 31, 2018 @ 10:30 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday and Friday.

Creative Story time is back at the NEW LOCATION at 95th and Nall. Year round every Tuesday and Friday at 10:30am.   DATE STORY ITEM 8/11 Who Wants A Dragon?  by James Mayhew Dragon Figurine 8/15 & 8/18 My Very Own Octopus by Bernard Most Octopus figurine 8/22 & 8/25...

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Food Truck Friday at Alexander Majors House

Alexander Majors House

Sep 22, 2017 - Nov 3, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Friday.

Each Friday, we will be joined by 2-4 delicious local food trucks featuring a variety of cuisines. Grab some delicious food and enjoy our air conditioned event space! Check our Facebook at www.facebook.com/majorsbarn or Twitter @historyalivekc for the most up-to-date information about participating trucks each week.  

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