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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 of literacy related activities will be available to challenge and encourage children. Learn more about Altrusa and the value this service organization places on the importance of literacy to our community
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World Dance, Belly Dance
1001 Arabian Nights Belly Dance
1001 Arabian Nights are back in 2019 to bring you the best belly dance shows in town! Hosted monthly by A’isha, Theresa and Rahil, top performers, instructors and event producers, the show is featuring talented guest dancers from the KC area and beyond! Each show is different, so don’t miss any! Every time, you’ll be captivated by delightful belly dance performances of various styles! Come discover the joy of belly dance with us! Show starts at 7pm promptly. Doors open at 6:30. No reserved seating. First come, first seated. :) Family friendly. Minors with parents are allowed in the show area. Only $5 cover (cash please).
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Food/Tasting
11th Annual Tank & Comparative Oak Tasting Party
Winter is here and it’s time for Jowler Creek’s 11th Annual Tank Tasting Party. At this exclusive event, you'll be able to sample our 2018 vintage of Chambourcin and Norton straight from the tank, as well as aged with several different types of oak. You can taste the difference the oak makes for yourself, and vote for the one you like best! Cost: $12/person (price also includes a taste of 3 wines off the Jowler Creek current wine release list, and a glass to take home) or FREE for Creek Club members.
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Club Music,Electronic
12th Planet
12th Planet (John Dadzie), is a Los Angeles-based dubstep and drum and bass producer and DJ.
12thplanet2012.com
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Animals
18th Annual Eagle Days
Join us for this fantastic annual event to celebrate the American Bald Eagle as well as all birds of prey! This family-friendly event has something for all ages. The event will take place simultaneously at JP Davis Hall as well as the FL Schlagle Library at Wyandotte County Lake, so be sure to visit both sites. Look for the presentation schedule in the comments section. Operation Wildlife will give numerous presentations on the live birds of prey on exhibit through out the day at both locations. Birds on exhibit may include a Bald Eagle, owls, hawks, falcons and even a crow and a turkey vulture. At the library, we will also have a children's craft area, binocular check out as well as a spotting scope station with members of KC Burroughs Audubon Society to view the eagles and migrating birds that visit WyCo Lake in winter.
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Children, Children's Arts/Crafts, History/Science
2019 All-Star Build Challenge
Cheer for your favorite builder in the 2019 All-Star Build Challenge! LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Kansas City and Crown Center are hosting the 2019 All-Star Building Challenge on Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 starting at 9 a.m. in the Crown Center Atrium. Children between the ages of 5-15 will compete for the coveted titles of Creative Crew and Junior Model Builder Apprentice! Registration is currently open and will remain open until Wednesday, January 30th, or until all spots are filled. Door prizes are available to the general public and will be announced throughout the day. Please send registration information to KansasCity@LEGOLANDDiscoveryCenter.com with the following information: -Participant name -Age -Email Address -Phone Number Entries must be submitted via email above no later than Wednesday, January 30th by 5pm. We hope to see you there! For more information about the 2019 All-Star Build Challenge go to: https://kansascity.legolanddiscoverycenter.com/whats-inside/events/2019-all-star-build-challenge/
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Rock
3 Doors Down
Hailing from Escatawpa, Miss., 3 Doors Down burst onto the scene in 1996 with its debut album, "The Better Life," which included the hit song "Kryptonite." The only remaining member of the original trio is lead singer Brad Arnold; he's joined by Chris Henderson, Chet Roberts, Justin Biltonen and Greg Upchurch (formerly of Puddle of Mudd). The new configuration released an album of new songs in 2016, "Us and the Night," the band's first in five years.
www.3doorsdown.com/
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Benefit/Fundraiser
50th Symphony Designers' Showhouse Public Preview Weekend
Come tour the 50th Symphony Designers’ Showhouse before our talented designers start working to transform this over 6,000 sq ft home into our beautiful showhouse. Guests will enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at the undecorated 1920’s Georgian style home before the official opening later this spring. Guests will also have the opportunity to purchase advanced tickets at a significantly reduced rate before they go on sale. The Symphony Designers’ Showhouse is sponsored by the Kansas City Symphony Alliance with proceeds benefiting the Kansas City Symphony. Hours: Saturday, January 19th: 10 am to 4pm Sunday, January 20th: 12 pm to 5 pm Tickets are $10 at the door. For more information visit: www.showhouse.org
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Jazz
Aaron Diehl
Pianist Aaron Diehl is the 2011 Cole Porter Fellow in Jazz. A native of Columbus, Ohio, Diehl was asked to tour with the Wynton Marsalis Septet immediately following high school graduation. A 2007 Juilliard School graduate, Diehl has performed with Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, The Boston Symphony Orchestra, Hank Jones, Wycliffe Gordon, Wess "Warmdaddy" Anderson, and Benny Golson, among others. He currently resides in Manhattan, where he serves as music director of St. Joseph of the Holy Family Church in Harlem.
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Country
Aaron Watson
The country singer-songwriter has built an astounding career for himself. With 2015’s “The Underdog”, Watson became the first independent male artist to debut at #1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums Chart. And now with his newest album, the swaggering “Vaquero,” he is again making waves.
www.aaronwatson.com
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