Introduction to Crochet: Learn the basics of crochet during the two-session class and create a unique mug rug that uses beginning stitches and techniques, 7 to 8 p.m., Platte City Mid-Continent Public Library, 2702 NW Prairie View Road, Platte City, 816-858-2322.
Internet Safety for Parents: Hear helpful suggestion on how to keep children safe online, also an opportunity for discussion, 7 to 8 p.m., Weston Mid-Continent Library, 18204 Liberty Drive, Weston, 816-640-2874.
Introduction to Internet Geneology: Class focuses on evaluating websites and will introduce some of the best genealogy sites on the internet. This is a beginner level, 2 to 3 p.m., Mid-Continent Library, 1000 Kent St., Liberty, 816-781-9240.
Heart Saver CPR: For first responders who may need to perform CPR in the workplace setting, also anyone who needs a course- completion card, 5:30 to 9 p.m., North Kansas City Hospital, first floor, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive, North Kansas City, $35, nkch.org/Class.
North Star Community Band Concert: This lighthearted and festive concert examplifies the Christmas spirit through music. This concert will benefit Grand Avenue Temple’s community outreach program, 7:30 p.m., Oak Park High School Auditorium, 825 NE 79th Terrace, Gladstone, 816-674-5120.
Christmas Concert: Calvary Chorale and Music Department students present How Great Our Joy, all are invited to enjoy an evening filled with holiday music, 7:30 p.m., Calvary University, Liberty Chapel, 15800 Calvary Road, Kansas City, $7 seniors, $10 adults, www.calvary.edu.
NARFE Chapter 2256 Monthly Meeting: After a short business meeting, lunch will be provided by the chapter, all current or retired federal employees and their spouses are invited to attend, 11:30 a.m., Cascone’s Italian Restaurant, 3737 North Oak Trafficway, 816-454-3491.
24th Annual Kristkindl Markt: A German-inspired festival, filled with live entertainment, wonderful food, German Bier Garten, crafts, participate in the decoration of gingerbread houses to benefit Kansas City’s Operation Breakthrough, and much more, Dec. 2, 5 to 9 p.m., Dec. 3, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., County Club Congregational United Church, of Christ, 205 W. 65th St., Kansas City, free, 816-523-4813 or www.cccucc.net.
35th Anniversary of their Candlelight Homes Tour: Start you holiday season off with a tour tour through historic homes in Weston, the streets leading to the tour will be lined with luminaries, Dec. 3, noon to 8 p.m., Dec. 4, noon to 5 p.m., Weston, $15 advance or $20 same day, $5 children, 816-640-2909 or www.westonmo.com.
ReZound Community Handbell Ensemble: Bring the entire family out to enjoy a wonderful Christmas concert, 7 p.m., Pine Ridge Presbyterian Church, 7600 NW Barry Road, Kansas City, free.
Brunch With Santa Fundraiser: The annual Christmas event for young and young at heart to enjoy, each child will receive gifts from Santa, make holiday crafts and enjoy a little person’s continental breakfast, adult presence is required, all proceeds to support children’s programming, 9:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m., Earnest Shepherd Youth Center, 610 E. Shepherd Road, Liberty, $10, 816-781-7733.
Christmas Luncheon: The Outreach Committee invites all adults to a Christmas Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Avondale United Methodist Church, 3101 NE Winn Road, Kansas City, 816-452-3518.
The Clay/Platte Area Retired School Employees Meeting: A Christmas luncheon, the program will be a musical presentation, 11:30 a.m., McCrite Plaza, 1201 NW Tullison Road, Kansas City.
Northland Coalition Community Luncheon: Invites community members to join them in planning programs and events to promote safe and healthy communities for youth; reservations requested, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Maple Woods campus, Human Services Building, 3100 NE 83rd St., Kansas City North, free, 816-877-0401 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Downtown Dazzle Urban Homes Tour: Showcasing multiple downtown residential properties, guests will enjoy viewing urban living spaces, luxury amenities, custom holiday during a self guided tour, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Union Station, 1321 Baltimore Ave., Kansas City, free, www.DazzleKC.com.
Madrigal Dinners: Christmas Past and a Present, Calvary Foundation event to benefit the Scholarship fund, seating limited, Dec. 9, 6:30 p.m., Dec. 10-11, 3 p.m., Liberty Chapel at Calvary University, 15800 Calvary Road, Kansas City, $20 - $25, www.calvary.edu.
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