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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Seminar
Free Seminar to Learn How To Avoid Probate & Protect Heirs
Free educational workshop providing valuable information on securing one's estate and retirement planning. • Avoid Court Interference with Your Affairs • Minimize Family Infighting • Protect Beneficiaries from Squandering Inheritances • Keep Assets ...
University of Kansas, Edwards Campus
Overland Park, KS

Thu 1/17/19 at 1:30pm till 3pm, 6:30pm till 8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Midwest Genealogy Center Presents: Genetic and Medical Genealogy
International genealogist Kathleen Brandt started her family search because of a rare autoimmune disorder. A former member of the KU Hospital Genealogy Advisor team, Brandt will share how you can become your own health advocate by charting your family's me...
Midwest Genealogy Center
Independence, MO

Fri 1/18/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Swami Paritushtananda
January 20, 11:00 AM:  The Vedanta Society of Kansas City. Address by Swami Paritushtananda, “Life and Teachings of Swami Vivekananda.” Meditation at 10:30. Free of charge. All are welcome. 8701 Ward Pkwy. info@vedantakc.org 816-444-8045 Note: This i...
The Vedanta Society of Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Sun 1/20/19 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Talks/Lectures
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 1/22/19
Tue 1/29/19
Tue 2/5/19
Tue 2/12/19
Tue 2/19/19
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Resolve to Include More Vegetables in Your Diet
Learn how to choose the best fruits and vegetables necessary for optimal health. Reservations Required
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Tue 1/22/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Know What is In Your Cosmetics
Learn more about the chemicals that are in beauty and cleaning products and how they effect your body and health.
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Wed 1/23/19 at 10am-11am
Wed 1/30/19 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Air Power and Great War
The Linda Hall Library and the National WWI Museum and Memorial partner to offer this lecture with WWI aviation historian Steve Suddaby, who will discuss early aviation on the battlefield.
Linda Hall Library
Kansas City, MO

Thu 1/24/19 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Midwest Genealogy Center Presents: Hidden History of Kansas
Missouri's neighbor to the west has some secrets to tell. Join author and historian Adrian Zink for stories of Kansas' hidden past and the role Missouri played in this little known history.
Midwest Genealogy Center
Independence, MO

Thu 1/24/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Read to a Pet
Sit down and read to some very good listeners--Pet Partners registered therapy pets. These special animals will be available for 10-minute sessions to help children improve their reading skills and build self-confidence. Space is limited. Call 816-781-9240...
Mid-Continent Public Library – Liberty Branch
Liberty, MO

Sat 1/26/19 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Holy Women's Series - Sr. Joan Chittister, OSB
Join our monthly Holy Women Series as we learn more about the life and works of Sr. Joan Chittister, OSB
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Thu 2/14/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
So What Now? Managing Life After Retirement
Learn four social considerations for retirement, encourage individuals to make a plan for retirement living.
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Thu 2/14/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
"Hear-a-book; Take-a-book"
This free event is hosted by Altrusa International of Greater Kansas City, Inc. Join us as we celebrate International Book Giving Day by reading books and allowing each child to select one brand new book to take home and add to his/her library. A number o...
Lenexa Public Market
Lenexa, KS

Sat 2/16/19 at 12pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Mark Synnott - Life On The Vertical
Mark Synnott is a man ever on the brink of new discovery. A big wall rock-climber of the highest order, Synnott has made legendary first ascents of some of the world’s tallest, most forbidding walls, from Baffin Island to Pakistan. Today, the National Geog...
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City, MO

Tue 2/19/19 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Nerd Nite Kansas City
Celebrate Charles Darwin’s 210th birthday at the Linda Hall Library with a very special episode of Nerd Nite-Kansas City! This February, we’re relocating to the Linda Hall Library. Join us for three themed presentations, a chance to look at rare books fro...
Linda Hall Library
Kansas City, MO

Wed 2/20/19 at 6:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Fossil Talk with Prof. Scott Hageman
Did you know this area used to be similar to the Bahama's a million years ago? Dr. Scott Hageman, comes down to our meso layer to talk about the fossils found in the cave, March 2, 2019. Have a #MadeInACave Shark's Tooth Cocktail and learn about cool thing...
S.D. Strong Distilling
Parkville, MO

Sat 3/2/19 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Kara Cooney - When Women Ruled The World
Throughout history, powerful women have been called many things – witches, regents and seductresses. But there was a time in the ancient world when at least one was called “King.” Often neglected in the history books, these women were considered exceptions...
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City, MO

Tue 3/19/19 at 7:30pm
    

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