Community calendar

04/22/2014 5:44 PM

04/22/2014 5:45 PM

April 23-26

Annual Rummage Sale:

9 a.m.-5 p.m., Nativity of Mary Parish Hall, 10017 E. 36th Terrace, Independence. 816-461-0160

April 23

Southtown and Brookside Monthly Networking:

Meet new business people and catch up with others. 8-9 a.m., Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center, 4750 Troost, Kansas City. 816-523-5553

April 24

Third Annual Herb Cocktail Party and Fundraiser:

Chef Shannon Kimball will create a menu and signature drink with locally grown herbs. 5-8 p.m., Alexander Majors House Barn, 8201 State Line, Kansas City. $35. 816-444-1858

April 25

WCA Brown Bag Concert Series:

Broken String will perform Latin jazz. 12:10 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1700 Westport Road, Kansas City. Free.

April 26

26th Annual AIDS Walk Kansas City: Public is invited. Proceeds to benefit the AIDS Service Foundation of Greater Kansas City, whose board distributes the money to area AIDS service organizations. 10 a.m., Theis Park, 533 Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd., Kansas City. 816-931-0959 or

2nd Annual Greater Westport Antique Appraisal Fair Craft show:

Bring your art, clocks, coins, china, sports gear to be appraised. Crafts fair and booths still available. 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Guardian Angels cafeteria, 4232 Mercier, Kansas City. $10 donation. 816-931-4351

26th Annual Herb and Wildflower Sale:

Buy wildflowers from the Missouri Wildflower Nursery and locally grown herbs. 8 a.m.-1 p.m., John Wornall House, 6115 Wornall, Kansas City

Moonlight Serenade Orchestra:

1940s hangar dance, museum tour and swing dance lesson. Vintage military and TWA uniforms welcome. 5:30-10 p.m., TWA Museum, 10 Richards, Kansas City. $25. 816-234-1011 or

Merle Clark Golf Tournament:

Four-man scramble includes breakfast and lunch. Hosted by the family of Merle Clark and the Belton Booster Club. Proceeds to benefit a scholarship fund for Athlete of the Year. 8 a.m., Eagles Landing Golf Course, 4200 Bong, Belton. 816-309-2731 or 816-352-4244

May 3

8th Annual Citywide Plant Seed and Bulb Exchange:

Bring labeled, potted plants to trade with other gardeners. 9:30 a.m.-noon, Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center, 4750 Troost, Kansas City. 816-356-9892

May 2-4

Cinco de Mayo Celebration:

Concert featuring Little Joe, local bands, food, folkloric dancers and more, 6-11 p.m. May 2, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. May 3, 1-8 p.m. May 4, Guadalupe Center, 1015 Avenida Cesar E. Chavez, Kansas City. $5 Friday concert only

Annual Brookside Art Fair:

Artists from around the country will display their works. 5-9 p.m. May 2, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. May 3, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. May 4, 63rd and Brookside, Kansas City. 816-523-5553

May 4

Jacomo Chorale Concert:

A concert of Broadway music under the direction of Helena Vasconcellos. 6 p.m., Nativity of Mary Catholic Church, 10017 E. 36th Terrace, Independence. Free-will offering.

Menudo Burrito Breakfast:

8 a.m.-noon, Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine Hall, 907 Avenida Cesar E. Chavez, Kansas City. 816-421-1015

5-Que Run/Walk:

Family-friendly event. Proceeds to benefit Guadalupe Center, 8 a.m., Guadalupe Center, 1015 Avenida Cesar E. Chavez, Kansas City. $15-$25.

May 9

3rd Annual Margarita Ball: Dance party and fundraiser, along with a silent auction, unlimited food and drinks. Proceeds to benefit Hope House. 8 p.m.- midnight, Club 1000, 1000 Broadway, Kansas City. $100. 816-257-9333 or May 10

Springtime Party:

Garage sale, bake sale, lunch special. Bring your dog for a dog wash. Accepting garage sale donations. Proceeds to benefit the animals at Help Humane. 9 a.m., Help Humane Animal Shelter, 17122 Bel Ray Place, Belton. Free. 816-318-4357

| Lisa Lopez,


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