Northland Coalition Community Luncheon: The focus is on preventing underage drinking campaign, reservations are requested, 11:30 to 1 p.m., Regional Police Academy, 6885 NE Pleasant Valley Road, Kansas City. 816-877-0401 or email@example.com.
1940s Style Hangar Dance: Dance to the music of the moonlight serenade orchestra, silent auction and museum open, proceeds to benefit the TWA Museum, 5:30 to 10 p.m., $25-$30. 816-234-1011 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kosmos Singles: Spring Fling, dance to the sounds of The Fabulous Torques, 7:30 to 11 p.m., St. James Catholic Church, 309 S Stewart Road, Liberty, $10. 816-436-4553 or 704-807-5696.
Second Annual Kansas City Northland Heroes for Hope Half Marathon and 5K: Helps four charities, The Early Childhood Special Education Center, the Kansas City Police Athletic League, feed Northland Kids and All God’s Children, 7 a.m., Sam’s Club, 8130 N. Church Road, Kansas City. www.heroesforhopekc.com.
A Taste of Park Place: Enjoy light tastings provide by the restaurants in Park Place. Proceeds benefit Newhouse, a domestic violence shelter, 2-4 p.m., Park Place, 116th Place, Leawood, $25. 913-381-2229 or bit.ly/tasteofparkplace.
Northland Community Choir: Presents John Rutter’s “Mass of the Children,” proceeds to benefit Family Promise of the Northland, 3 p.m., Park University, Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel, $10 suggested donation. www.northlandcommunitychoir.org.
Spring Fling: Games, prizes, face painting pie throwing cupcake walk, storytelling, bouncy house and more, 4 to 6 p.m., Northminster Presbyterian, 1441 NE Englewood Road, Kansas City.
The First Federated Republican’s Club of Clay County Meeting: Pam Mason and Kristi Nichols will be the guest speakers, all are welcomed to attend, 7 p.m., North Cross United Methodist Church, 1321 NE Vivion Rd., Kansas City, email@example.com.
Annual Booksale: Stop by for great new and gently used books for all ages, 1 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 29, and noon to 3 p.m. April 30, Avondale United Methodist Church, 3101 NE Winn Road, Kansas City. 816-452-3518 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seventh Annual Picassos 2 Pets: Art donated by local artists, a silent auction to benefit HELP Humane, and appetizers, 4 to 8 p.m., Carrington Park, 8501 N. Platte Purchase Drive, Kansas City. email@example.com.
13th Annual Parkville Microbrew Fest: Live music, handcrafted ales from more than 50 breweries representing Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Minnesota, Colorado, Oregon and California. Event also includes food, tasting glass, a custom-tasting note sheet, and live music, 1 to 5 p.m., English Landing Park, 8701 Clark Ave., Parkville, $35 advance, $45. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Minority Contractors Informational Luncheon: Learn about financing opportunities for minority and women contractors, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., AltCap, 3200 Wayne, Kansas City, free. 816-216-1851, Ext. 2
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