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Best of April in Kansas City: 2014

Best of April in Kansas City: 2014

April Showers bring May flowers... we hope! This April enjoy the grand opening of favorite attractions and exhibits, delightful shows, and spring festivals!

Reuse It, Repurpose It & Restore It, Kansas City

Reuse It, Repurpose It & Restore It, Kansas City

One of the simplest and most fun ways to “go green” is to develop a habit of repurposing, restoring and reusing. These local places make it easier than ever before to reuse it, repurpose it and restore it!

Trees, Trees, Terrific Trees

Trees, Trees, Terrific Trees

Arbor Day, celebrated this year on April 25, originated in Nebraska City, NE, on April 10, 1872, when J. Sterling Morton encouraged Nebraskans to plant trees and celebrate an awareness of their contribution to the environment. This April, you can enjoy these tree adventures…

Kansas City's St. Patrick's Day Guide 2014

Kansas City's St. Patrick's Day Guide 2014

Celebrate Kansas City's rich Irish Heritage at one of our wonderful local St. Patrick's Day Parades! Here is your Complete Guide to St. Patrick's Day Parades in Kansas City:

Best Kite Flying Parks in Kansas City

Best Kite Flying Parks in Kansas City

Spring is an excellent time for kite flying in Kansas City! Choose your favorite park with wide open spaces, watch for power lines and go fly kites! This is your Kansas City guide to great kite flying parks!

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8 Reasons We Love Spring in Kansas City

8 Reasons We Love Spring in Kansas City

It's Spring Kansas City! Flowers are blooming (my sympathy to allergy sufferers), birds are chirping, and grass is green! We have been enjoying great parks and family fun in the great outdoors again... so why do I love Spring in Kansas City?

Best of April in Kansas City: 2014

Best of April in Kansas City: 2014

April Showers bring May flowers... we hope! This April enjoy the grand opening of favorite attractions and exhibits, delightful shows, and spring festivals!

Eating Local in KC

Eating Local in KC

These area restaurants support local farmers and growers, serving up the tastiest, healthiest and best-for-the-environment meals you’ll find in Kansas City! Visit www.KCFoodCircle.org for more restaurants.

The Jungle Book at Blue Springs City Theatre

The Jungle Book at Blue Springs City Theatre

To celebrate 120 years of the tales of Mowgli that you most likely grew up with, why not come see Blue Springs City Theatre's production of The Jungle Book?

Lakeshore Learning Merriam Town Center

Lakeshore Learning Merriam Town Center

Today, my girls and I headed out to Lakeshore Learning Materials in Merriam to check out the store and the Grand Opening Celebration. This is the newest educational toy store in the metro and it offers a vast inventory of quality toys, games, and educational supplies perfect for school, home, homeschool, church, scouts, and day cares. Tempting products line every shelf! The store features art supplies, educational games and kits for reading, math, and science, toys, and school supplies.

Upcoming Holiday Events

The Living Last Supper

The Living Last Supper

2014.04.17

Two Special Performances: Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 7pm and Friday, April 18, 2014 at 7pm. Lee’s Summit Christian Church invites the...

Easter Egg Night Hunt

2014.04.17

Grab your grandchildren and head to Antioch Park for a new twist on the Easter egg hunt. Using your flashlight only, hunt for eggs that glow in...

Plaza Bunnies & Wonderland Animals

Plaza Bunnies & Wonderland Animals

2014.03.28

The Country Club Plaza makes its annual transformation into an Easter Wonderland this spring . The popular Plaza tradition brings colorful,...

Fancy Nancy: Elegant Easter

Fancy Nancy: Elegant Easter

2014.04.18

Throwing a fabulous and fancy Easter party is a very big job! Join Fancy Nancy as she decorates and prepares for a stupendously fabulous party!...

Tenebrae service

2014.04.18

A Christian service commemorating the last days of Christ.  The service involves a gradual extinguishing of candles during a series of readings.