Summer Reading Spectacular: Super-summer reading carnival, play games, enjoy treats and win prizes, 10:30-11:30 a.m., North Oak Mid-Continent Library, 816-436-4385.
Bubbleology: 10th annual celebration of bubbles come out and fill the sky with hundreds of bubbles, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Parkville Mid-Continent Library, 8815 Tom Watson Parkway, Parkville, 816-741-4721.
Festa Italiana: Event features an assortment of Italian food favorites, a beer garden; vendors will line the streets along with an Italian car show, Friday 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Zona Rosa, 8640 N. Dixson Ave., Kansas City. Free. 816-587-8180.
Teen Chalk Challenge: Design your hero at a sidewalk contest and vie for a chance to win a great prize, Antioch Mid-Continent Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave., Gladstone, 816-454-1306.
Open House: Clayview Country Club is hosting tennis clinic, full access to the pool and diving boards; join in for a day of fun, 1-5 p.m., tennis clinic, 1-3 p.m., tennis courts, 7990 N Farley Ave., Kansas City, 816-781-7939.
Northland & Community Choir Making Music Matter: Presents a spring concert from spirituals to gospel, a benefit for the Banneker School Foundation, 3 p.m., Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel, Park University, 8700 N.W. River Park Drive, Parkville, $10.
Garage Sale Season: If you’re having a sale and would like to donate the leftovers to help out for the strays of FOPAS, the organization would appreciate your donations. Items not accepted are clothing, large appliances, exercise equipment, TVs; proceeds will go toward a garage sale, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jazz On The Square: Northland hidden jewel for hot jazz will keep your toes tapping and the ballads will warm your heart, 5:30 p.m., Corbin Theatre, 15 N. Water St., Liberty, www.corbintheatre.org.
The National Active & Retired Federal Employee’s Association Platte/Clay Chapter 2256 Monthly Meeting: Dave Smith will display World War II memorabilia and artifacts providing a visual history of that era, federal employees and their spouses are invited to attend, 10 a.m., Wexford Place, 6500 N. Cosby, 816-454-3491.
Outdoor Saturday Night Movies:“Jurassic Park” will be shown; bring blankets, lawn chairs and snacks, 8:45 p.m., Mulberry Lake, U.S. 169 and Briarcliff Parkway, Kansas City, www.briarclifftrails.com.
CKC Farmers Market Theatre & Music Workshops: Parent and grandparents have the opportunity to shop local while the kids have fun; event includes and education workshops ranging from character workshops to musical theatre, 9 a.m., Corin Theatre Co., 15 N. Water St., Liberty, www.corintheatre.org.
Wexford Homes Community Garage Sale: Multi-home sales with great items for the shopper, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 64th Terrace and N. Revere Drive, Kansas City.
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