THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17 – Calvary Temple Assembly of God at 5612 St. John Ave. invites everyone for a warming meal of chili, potato soup, cornbread and dessert from 6 to 8 p.m. Coats, hats, gloves and blankets will also be available. Free.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18 – St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, 309 Benton Blvd. Bingo & Chili dinner in the St. Joseph Hall. Doors open at 4 pm and chili, hot dogs, chili dogs, popcorn and desserts will be available for purchase. Bingo ($6 for 3 cards) will begin at 6 pm.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24 – Thanksgiving (see free meal info at

DECEMBER 8-11 – The Kansas City Museum announces the return of the Fairy Princess, for the 36th year, in the Museum’s Betty Milbank Waldrop Salon. Timed tickets are required, and are available for purchase for $10 in advance at Each ticket includes: a visit with the Fairy Princess, one special gift, one sweet treat, one printed photo onsite, access to a website to buy additional prints and digital downloads by the photographer, and 10% off in Wisteria boutique. For more information, please contact the Admission Desk at 816.702.7702.