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Special Event: Rock, Alternative
Japandroids
Japandroids (JPNDRDS) is a two-piece band from Vancouver, BC that started in 2006 as a creative outlet for Brian King and David Prowse. Originally intending to be a trio, the boys decided to forgo the logistical nightmare of having a "lead singer" and do i...
The Truman - Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Mon 5/21/18 at 8pm
Music: Rock, Punk
New Years Day
California's New Years Day is an Orange County-based group fronted by vocalist Ashley Costello.
Riot Room
Kansas City, MO

Mon 5/21/18 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Parents/Parenting
Parenting Class: ACT Raising Safe Kids Program
Learn and use positive discipline, anger management, and conflict resolution skills in this 8-session program. New topic is presented each week. This class meets requirements for mandated attendance and counts for 12 hours of parenting class. The program...
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Mon 5/21/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Mon 5/28/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Mon 6/4/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Mon 6/11/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Mon 6/18/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Art: Installations
Pop Art - Then and Now
This exhibition of works from the Hallmark Art Collection features key figures in the Pop Art movement of the 1960s, along with subsequent artists inspired by the central ideas of Pop. Each of these artists addresses themes of popular culture and consumeri...
Hallmark Visitors Center
Kansas City, MO

Mon 5/21/18 at 9:30am-4pm
Tue 5/22/18 at 9:30am-4pm
Wed 5/23/18 at 9:30am-4pm
Thu 5/24/18 at 9:30am-4pm
Fri 5/25/18 at 9:30am-4pm
Music: Rock, Folk, Indie
Wye Oak
Wye Oak is an indie folk rock duo from Baltimore.
Record Bar
Kansas City, MO

Mon 5/21/18 at 9pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting, General
Cupcake Decorating
Learn the latest in cupcake decorating and be creative decorating your own! All supplies will be provided. Presented by Rachel Van Stratton, Owner of Sweet Ideas. To register, call 913-906-8990.
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Tue 5/22/18 at 6pm-7pm
Special Event: Musical
Disney's The Lion King: National Tour
This acclaimed production is based on the animated Disney movie, but is quite different from the film. From the startling opening, featuring life-sized animal representations taking over the stage to pay tribute to the lion king, this unique theatrical exp...
Kansas City Convention Center – Bartle Hall
Kansas City, MO

Tue 5/22/18 at 7:30pm
Wed 5/23/18 at 7:30pm
Thu 5/24/18 at 2pm
Thu 5/24/18 at 7:30pm
Fri 5/25/18 at 7:30pm
Art: Installations, Museum
Firelei Báez: To See Beyond Its Walls
Kemper Museum debuts the second in a series of commissioned atrium projects: a solo site-responsive installation by Firelei Báez (b. 1981, Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic; lives and works in New York). To See Beyond Its Walls combines a larg...
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
Kansas City, MO

Tue 5/22/18 - Wed 5/23/18 at 10am-4pm
Thu 5/24/18 - Fri 5/25/18 at 10am-9pm
Sat 5/26/18 - Sun 5/27/18 at 10am-4pm
Tue 5/29/18 - Wed 5/30/18 at 10am-4pm
Thu 5/31/18 - Fri 6/1/18 at 10am-9pm
Music: Folk, Rock
James Taylor
With a catalog of top-10 hits including "Fire and Rain," "Shower the People," "Carolina In My Mind," and "Mexico," beloved singer-songwriter James Taylor has earned over 40 gold, platinum and multi-platinum awards as well as multiple Grammy Awards. His fir...
Sprint Center
Kansas City, MO

Tue 5/22/18 at 7:30pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
John Singer Sargent: Gassed
One of the world’s largest war-related paintings will be exhibited in the Midwest for the first time as part of the inaugural Wylie Gallery exhibition "John Singer Sargent: Gassed," which opens at the National WWI Museum and Memorial. "Gassed," which measu...
The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Tue 5/22/18 - Sun 5/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 - Fri 6/1/18 at 10am-5pm
Sat 6/2/18 at 9am-5pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 10am-5pm
Music: Rock, Jam Band, Experimental (Incl. All Music Forms), Electronic, Funk
The Magic Beans
The Magic Beans is a four-piece jam band based out of Colorado. Using no pre-recorded tracks, they play live instruments that range from the electric mandolin to the synthesizer to the banjo...all to create a genre-spanning, musical experience. At any give...
Uptown Theater
Kansas City, MO

Tue 5/22/18 at 8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
One Community
At the heart of Kansas City, on the Great Frieze of the Museum and Memorial, are inscribed the words “Let us strive on to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations.” That endeavor for peace begins at...
The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Tue 5/22/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Special Event: Parents/Parenting
Parenting Support Group: A program of education and support
Learn how to connect and form strong bonds; what to do when you don't always agree; solving problems together. Helping each other heal from past hurts. Presented by Marqueia Watson, BHS. Adv. MSW. To register, call 913-906-8990.
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Tue 5/22/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Tue 5/29/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting
Potluck: Bring a healthy dish and recipe to share
Join us for a potluck. Bring a healthy dish and recipe to share with the group. Organized by Pat Callaghan, Master Food Volunteer, K-State Extension. To register, call 913-906-8990.
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Tue 5/22/18 at 1pm-2:30pm
Special Event: Parents/Parenting
Together We Can: Improve co-parenting relationships of single parents
This 4-week parenting class will cover many topics including: Positive co-parenting relationships, Ongoing involvement of both parents, Stress and conflict management strategies, Money management/child-support payments, and much more. Presented by Dr Chiqu...
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Tue 5/22/18 at 1pm-3pm
Tue 5/29/18 at 1pm-3pm
Tue 6/5/18 at 1pm-3pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum, Prints
All the World’s a Stage: Theater and Costume
Theater has evolved through the centuries into two primary forms: tragedy and comedy. The prints and drawings in this exhibition explore both forms, focusing on the players and the audience.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Kansas City, MO

Wed 5/23/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 5/24/18 - Fri 5/25/18 at 10am-9pm
Sat 5/26/18 - Sun 5/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 5/30/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 5/31/18 - Fri 6/1/18 at 10am-9pm
Music: Alternative, Indie
Chaos Chaos
Chaos Chaos features Asy and Chloe formerly of 'Smoosh.'
Record Bar
Kansas City, MO

Wed 5/23/18 at 8pm
Music: Rock, Folk, Indie
The Decemberists
Based in Portland, Oregon, The Decemberists have done some amazing work in the world of indie/folk and fusion rock over the years--blending hyper-literate lyrics about Irish folklore, life on the sea, Japanese legends and more with beautifully nuanced inst...
Uptown Theater
Kansas City, MO

Wed 5/23/18 at 8pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum, Prints
Fine Lines: Whistler and the American Etching Revival
Whistler’s talents earned him a reputation for being among the most influential and internationally respected modern etchers. The prowess and technical innovations he brought to the medium sparked a renewed interest in this centuries-old printmaking method...
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Kansas City, MO

Wed 5/23/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 5/24/18 - Fri 5/25/18 at 10am-9pm
Sat 5/26/18 - Sun 5/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, Museum, Textiles
Islamic Art: Global Connections and Exchange, Part 2
This exhibition focuses upon the influence of textiles and metalwork from the Middle East on artworks from Germany and Southern Europe.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Kansas City, MO

Wed 5/23/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 5/24/18 - Fri 5/25/18 at 10am-9pm
Sat 5/26/18 - Sun 5/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 5/30/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 5/31/18 - Fri 6/1/18 at 10am-9pm
    

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