Camp Shakespeare in Weston: Offering a unique summer arts adventure for young people ages 8-18, experience builds confidence, encourages teamwork and unleashes creativity, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., 533 Main St., Weston, $300 (free to the first 15 registrants), 816-531-7728 or www.kcshakes.org.
Community Lunch with Legislative Candidates: Will answer randomly drawn questions based on the main legislative issues focused on by the coalition, noon to 2 p.m., Maple Woods Community College Campus, room 110, 2601 NE Barry Road, Kansas City, free. 816-877-0401 or www.2014legislativeforum.eventbrite.com.
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Put Your Best Foot Forward Lunch and Learn: Join John S. Bleazard to learn what’s normal and what’s not when it come to foot pain; discussion on nonoperative options and surgical solutions that can help painful feet, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., North Kansas City Hospital, first floor pavilion, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive, North Kansas City, free. nkch.org.
The 20th Anniversary Remembering Flight 800: Kristina Borjesson, who produced and directed the DVD about the flight, will discuss the tragedy; reservations requested, 1 p.m., The TWA Museum, 10 Richards Road, Kansas City. 816-234-1011.
Intro To JIN SHIN JYUTSU: Ancient healing art that helps with the physical and emotional effects of illness, learn about energy points on the body, 5:30-7 p.m., North Kansas City Hospital, first floor, 913-574-0900 or GildasClubKC.org.
The Northland Democratic Club Meeting: The program features Lewis Diuguid, of The Kansas City Star, 7 p.m., North Kansas City Public Library, 2251 Howell St. North Kansas City.
Platte County Fair: Rides, live music, food, demolition derby, truck and tractor pull contests and more for the entire family to enjoy, Platte County Fair, 15730 Fairgrounds Roads, Platte City, email@example.com.
Gladstone Community Center Health Fair: Discuss health concerns, fair includes checks on total cholesterol, blood pressure and question-and-answer sessions with a doctor, 7:30 to 11 a.m., Gladstone Community Health Center, 6901 N. Holmes St., Gladstone, free. nkch.org.
Clay County Museum & Historical Society 3rd Thursday Program: Tony Meyers will speak on Divided Loyalties, a book written and published by volunteers of the Clay County Archives and Historical Library in commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War, 7 p.m., Clay County Museum, 14 N. Main St., Liberty.
Panel Discussion with Whitney Terrell of his book The Good Lieutenant: Wendy Doyle, president and CEO of the Women’s Foundation, will moderate the discussion with Whitney and former sergeant Angela Fitle as they share their insight into women in the military and women in combat, 5-6:30 p.m., Webster House, 1644 Wyandotte St.
A Divine Run 5K/Walk: Created to raise money to benefit SIDS Resources, an organization that provides bereavement services and education to professionals and the community, 7:30 a.m., Kansas Speedway, 400 Speedway Blvd., Kansas City, Kan. www.divinerun.com.
Weston Moonshiners Car Club: 5:30 p.m., Main Street, Downtown Weston.
Cline’s Opray: Family friendly country music and live comedy, $12, 5 to 7 p.m., Cline’s Opry, 366 Main St., Weston, 816-261-7437.
Trivia Night: Join in for an evening of fun, variety of categories and a chance to win prizes, teams of four to eight members, 6:30 to 9 p.m., Belvoir Winery, 1325 Odd Fellows Road, Liberty, $10, 816-792-2854 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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