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07/09/2013 3:05 PM

07/09/2013 3:05 PM

July 10

Mr. Michael's Kidz in Motion:

The use of music, dance and acrobatics to instruct and enhance each child's development, ages 2 and up, 10 a.m., Lee’ Summit Branch Library, 150 N.W. Oldham Parkway, Lee’s Summit. Free. 816-524-0567

Taco Buffet:

All you care to enjoy. Tacos, burritos, nachos and cheese, 5-7 p.m., American Legion Post 21, 16701 E. 40 Highway, Independence. 816-373-0221

July 10 12

Museum Kids Summer Drop Ins:

Music, stories and arts crafts, also, “Follow the Map: How Do You Know Where You’re Going?”, noon- 3 p.m., Kansas City Museum, 3218 Gladstone Blvd. 816-483-8300 or kansascitymuseum.org

July 12

Kids Night Out Carnival:

Parents can have a night out while kids have fun at the Y, ages 2-11, enjoy dinner, games, swimming and more, 6-9 p.m., Blue Springs Family YMCA, 1300 S.E. Adams Dairy Parkway. 816-224-9620

July 13

Kids Night Out Carnival:

Parents can have a night out while kids have fun at the Y, ages 2-11, enjoy dinner, games, swimming and more, 6-9 p.m., Red Bridge Family YMCA, 11300 Holmes Road, Kansas City. 816-942-2020

Alcott School Building’s 90th Birthday:

Inviting anyone that attended the school with a reunion celebration, 2-10 p.m., Alcott Arts Center, 180 S. 18th Kansas City, KS, www.alcottartscenter.org

July 17 19

Museum Kids Summer Drop Ins:

Music, stories, arts and crafts, also, “Inventions: Who Made That,” noon- 3 p.m., Kansas City Museum, 3218 Gladstone Blvd. 816-483-8300 or kansascitymuseum.org

July 18

150th Anniversary of the Civil War:

Historian Terry Beckenbaugh examines the role of African-American troops and the contribution to the union cause, 6:30 p.m., Central Library, 14 W. 10th St., Kansas City, free, kclibrary.org or 816-701-3407

July 19

Music Theatre for Young People Presents the 11th Annual Alumni Show:

Featuring “Next to Normal,” 8 p.m., Union Station City Stage, 30 W. Pershing Road, Kansas City. $12-$20. 816-235-6222

July 20

2nd Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser:

Proceeds to benefit the Summit Christian Academy Eagles Football Team, 1 p.m., Shamrock Hills Golf Course, Lee’s Summit. $65. 816-337--6613 or dvann@sca-kc.org

Prairie Dulcimer Club:

Join us for lessons on the hammered and mountain dulcimers, meeting, potluck lunch, 9 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 100 N. Pleasant Independence, free, 816-863-4044.

Linwood Community Day:

Get active with games, socialize and refreshments, everyone is welcomed, 10 a.m., Family YMCA, 3800 East Linwood Blvd., Kansas City, free

July 21

21st Annual TriKC Junior Triathlon: Based on ages 6-10, 11-14, 15-17, biking, swimming and running, also 6 and under for Tri for Tots, 7:30 a.m., Longview Recreation Center, 3801 S.W. Longview Road, Lee’s Summit. $39-$45. 816-969-1500 or www.usatriathlon.org

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