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.
Taco Dinner: Guadalupe Center will be holding a fundraiser lunch, four tacos and rice, all proceeds to benefit the youth recreation programs, 11 a.m to 6 p.m., Guadalupe Center, 1015 Avienda Cesar Blvd. Kansas City, $6, 816-421-1015.
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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, 6:30 p.m. Dec. 9, 3 p.m. Dec. 10 and 11, Liberty Chapel at Calvary University, 15800 Calvary Road, Kansas City, $20-$25, www.calvary.edu.
Guardian Angels’ Celebrates Our Lady of Feast Day and And Craft Fair: Stop by and find something special for Christmas, 22 vendors will be there with homemade and uniquely handcrafted items, such as crocheted items, jamming, wickless candles, homemade tamales, candies and cookies, 2 to 6 p.m. Dec. 10, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m Dec. 11. Guardian Angels, 1310 Westport Road, Kansas City.
Christmas Orchestra: Join the orchestra and sing along with Christmas carols, later share a meal, 3 p.m., Wesley Hall, Avondale United Methodist Church, 3101 NE Winn Road, Kansas City, 816-452-3518.
Pet Photo with Santa: Professional holiday photos with pets, children welcome, proceeds to benefit Friends of Parkville Animal Shelter, noon to 4 p.m., Pete and Mac’s, 5860 NW Prairie View Road, Kansas City, 816-916-8267 or www.parkvilleshelter.com.
The Northland Democratic Club Meeting: Bring a snack or treat to share and join in the holiday games, Club hosting a food drive for the Avondale United Methodist Church food pantry, 6:30 p.m., Unity of Kansas City North, 1000 NE Barry Road, Kansas City.
40th Annual Senior Citizens’ Christmas Day Dinner: All senior citizens over 60 who do not have any family to be with on Christmas Day are welcomed to attend, rides will be provided if needed; please call for a reservation in advance, noon until 1:30 p.m., Open Door Bible Baptist Church, 4300 NE Parvin Road, Kansas City, 816-572-2646.
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