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Thursday, June 2nd – Blood drive at the American Red Cross at our neighborhood Salvation Army Eastside Corps, 3013 East 9th Street, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Friday, June 3rd – The Economic Development Corporation’s (EDC) Bob Long will be at the Northeast Kansas City Chamber of Commerce on June 3 from 1-4 p.m. for a FREE consultation and questions answered on freezing the property taxes on your house or business property. Bob will walk you through the process. Contact the Chamber and RSVP and a time. 816-231-3312 x 100 or at

Friday, June 3rd – Mattie Rhodes Center’s Annual PACHANGA!
6-10pm at 1701 Jarboe St
Art, Music, Food, Entertainment, Vendors & More!

Friday, June 3rd – Social Soiree at PH Coffee from 7-9pm.
This family & friends night is designed for all ages. PH Coffee will supply the movie on our projector, board games, pop corn bar. PH Coffee is hosting this event for families, friends & our neighbors. The all ages event will have a movie projected on our wall, popcorn bar, board games, drinks & food options.
This event is free to attend, all we ask is you RSVP so we know how many people are coming.
We will have plenty of outdoor and indoor seating.
Bring your own games and come hang out with us.

Thursday, June 9th – Meet your elected representatives! 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the NEKC Chamber, 2657 Independence Ave. You are cordially invited to meet your local elected representatives from the city, county and federal levels of government, as well as the school district. This will be a great opportunity to get to know who represents you!

Friday, June 10th – All Sorts Open Mic Nights at PH Coffee, Every 2nd Friday of the month. Sign up at 6:30pm. Open Mic from 7-9pm. Music, comedy, spoken word. No cover.

Saturday, June 11 – Shred your documents from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 2657 Independence Avenue (NEKC Chamber parking lot). A drive-through-drop-off event, bring your outdated tax forms and documents. Follow the signs and enter the back at 6th street for easy drive-through and exit to Independence Ave. Sponsored by Central Bank of Kansas City.

Friday, June 17th – Don Bosco Dance Party at Knuckleheads
Kick off the summer at Knuckleheads and support Don Bosco’s clients – join us for a Mexican dinner and dancing to the amazing Atlantic Express!
7pm until midnight!
Sponsorship packages from $500 – $1,500 are available at…/donbosco/event.jsp…
If you have questions about your sponsorship please contact Jane Tocco at (913) 944-1548 or email
General Admission Tickets can be purchased at… or by calling (816) 483-1456, or you may purchase tickets at the door.
Ticket Options Include:$30 = Mexican Dinner & Show (7pm)$15 = Show Only (8pm)

EVERY SUNDAY – Art Garden KC, an outdoor art festival featuring local handmade arts/crafts, food trucks, live music, open mic, family activities and more! Free to attend. Located at 2233 Lexington Ave from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. (weather permitting) 
Follow @ArtGardenKC on Facebook or Instagram for updates.