The National Active & Retired Federal Employee’s Association Platte/Clay Chapter 2256 Monthly Meeting: Andy Bailey of the National Weather Service will present a program on “Storm Watching,” 10 a.m., Wexford Place, 6500 N. Cosby. 816-454-3491.
Prayer Conference: Begins with a night session of worship, Saturday will begin with a continental breakfast; sessions include “Behind the Veil, Spiritual Warfare, Payer of Lament, Intercessor Prayer, Teaching Our Youth How to Pray,” Friday, 6 to 8 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon, St James United Methodist Church, 5540 Wayne Ave., Kansas City. 816-444-5588 or www.stjamesumc.com.
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Blue and Gold Banquet: Cub Scout Pack 4179 will celebrate, 5 p.m., Avondale United Methodist Church, 3101 N.E. Winn Rd., Kansas City. 816-452-3518.
New Sport Concussion Program: Learn the signs, symptoms and treatment of a concussion during this seminar, 9 to 11 a.m., Liberty Hospital, 398 N. Blue Jay Drive, Liberty, free. 816-407-2315.
Scouting Ministries: For Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, Girls Scouts, Campfire, 4-H and Big Brothers Big Sisters, 10:50 a.m., Avondale United Methodist Church, 3101 N.E. Winn Rd., Kansas City. 816-452-3518.
The Trauma of Chronic Physical Illness: Being diagnosed and living with chronic illness can be traumatic, learn more about the symptoms and how to manage and minimize them, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Medical Plaza, 2750 Clay Edwards Drive, Suite 210, free. 913-383-8700.
54th Annual Greater Kansas City Mayors’ Prayer Breakfast: Guest speaker Leo E. Morton, chancellor, University of Missouri-Kansas City; proceeds to benefit Awesome Ambitions Inc., 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., Kansas City Convention Center, Grand Ballroom, 301 W. 13th St., Kansas City, $50. 816-863-0992 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Health Fair: Meet with North Kansas City Hospital health professionals about health concerns. 7 to 11 a.m., North Kansas City YMCA, 1999 Iron St., North Kansas Ctiy, 816-691-1690 or nkch.org.
19th Annual Pancake Breakfast: All you can eat pancakes, sausage and biscuits and gravy, proceeds to benefit Rotary Club of Gladstone, which awards scholarships annually to Northland graduating seniors, 7 to 10 a.m., Gashland Presbyterian Church, 8029 N. Oak Trafficway, Kansas City North, $6. www.gladstonerotary.org.
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