• Wednesday, September 26 •
Nuisance Sign Removal Training The City of Kansas City will host a Nuisance Sign Removal Training for residents and neighborhood groups at 6 p.m. at the Neighborhood Preservation Division, 4900 Swope Parkway.
• Thursday, September 27 •
La Chalupa Farmer’s Market Mattie Rhodes Community Center, 148 N. Topping, will host La Chalupa Farmer’s Market every Thursday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Mattie Rhodes parking lot. EBT/SNAP cards will get extra dollars for local produce.
Bead Making Kids ages 8 and up are invited to attend North-East Public Library’s bead making class at 5 p.m. Design your own clay beads!
Voter 101 Be prepared for the presidential election. Learn about voter deadlines, provisional ballots, new voter ID cards, ID’s required at the polls and more. The class will be held at 6 p.m. at North-East Public Library, 6000 Wilson Rd.
• Friday, September 28 •
Story Time and Craft Join North-East Public Library for its weekly story time and craft at 10:30 a.m. Parents and kids will enjoy stories geared toward toddlers and pre-schoolers. Get ready for songs, tongue twisters and dramatic play.
• Saturday, September 29 •
Free Admission to Kansas City Zoo Jackson and Clay County residents will receive free admission to the Kansas City Zoo from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., thanks to the establishment of the Zoological Tax District. Residents must bring a photo ID with their Jackson or Clay County address to gain free admission.
Northeast Vikings N Club Northeast Vikings N Club will host a meeting at 8:30 a.m. at the HyVee Store Meeting Room, 350 Highway and Raytown Rd. Guest speaker will be NEHS Football Coach Terry McCray, who will also bring a DVD of the 2011-2012 NEHS football season. McCray may also bring several of the current football players. In addition, Charley Shields and Bob Marshall will share memories.
• Sunday, September 30 •
Sunday Family Movie Check out North-East Public Library’s Sunday Family Movie at the library at 2 p.m.
• Tuesday, October 2 •
Wimpy Kid Club Attention all fans of The Diary of a Wimpy Kid! North-East Public Library will host a book club at the library at 5 p.m. Attendees will read from the book, act out scenes, create crafts and play games. Ages 8 to 12 are welcome.
• Upcoming •
Free Mammograms Sheffield Family Life Center has received a grant from the Susan G. Komen For the Cure Greater Kansas City to offer free mammograms through the St. Luke’s Cancer Institute. To receive the free mammogram, women must meet certain criteria. Appointments can be made for Oct. 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. To make an appointment, call Jan Burch at (816) 241-5433 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Fox 4 Love Fund The Fox 4 Love Fund for Children will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, at Finnegan’s Hall, 503 E. 18th Ave., North Kansas City, Mo. Doors open at 6 p.m. and entertainment begins at 7 p.m. Once again, Shanice and Maurice Hayes of America’s Got Talent will perform. Other activities will include dancing, a cash bar, mini auction, prizes for best costumes and more. Tickets are $15 per person in advance or $20 at the door. For tickets, call Phyllis at (816) 483-5879.
Columbus Day Social The American Sons/Daughters of Columbus Kansas City will host a Columbus Day Social in honor of Tom Gialde. Activities will include wine tastings, live entertainment, food, an Italian auto show, prizes and more. The event will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2415 Independence Ave., Kansas City, Mo.