Friday, March 22– Lenten Fish Fry at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 5106 St. John Avenue, from 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. $15/2 tilapia filet, French fries, and salad, $10/3 fish tacos with lettuce and tomato, $15/1 whole tilapia, French fries, and salad. Drinks and desserts included. To order in advance, please call 816-305-4417. 

Friday, March 22– Fish Taco Friday at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Located in St. Joseph Hall. 3208 Lexington Avenue, Desserts, drinks, and carry-out are available.

Friday, March 22- Sunday, March 24 The MOPACA (Midwest Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association) Invitational Alpaca Show at the American Royal Hale Arena in Kansas City. Families and individuals of all ages are welcome to visit the alpacas, talk to alpaca owners, and see the beautiful product that comes from alpaca fiber. Visitors can watch the fiber being spun into yarn, woven into rugs and shawls, and shop for products such as sweaters, socks, scarves, and plush toys. Admission and parking are FREE.

Saturday, March 23– Graffiti Workshop at Mattie Rhodes Center, 148 N. Topping. For grades 6- 12, the workshop will cover graffiti history, styles, stenciling, characters, and backgrounds. The workshop is led by GEAR, a local graffiti artist. Classes are held from 12- 3 pm and continue on March 30. To register, contact Anthony Rea at 816-581-5661 or email

Saturday, March 23- Kessler Park Clean Up, 9 am to noon. Cliff Drive, Gate 2 near the reservoir. Lunch provided.