NAMI Family Support Meeting: For family members and significant others of person with severe and persistent mental illness, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tri-County, 3100 N.E. 83rd St., Kansas City. 816-468-0400 or www.tri-countymhs.org.
Kosmos Singles: A social group for adults 50 plus; mixers are held each Thursday, 4 to 7 p.m., Bojo’s, 5410 N.E. Antioch, Kansas City, $1. www.kosmosingles.org.
Meditation Program: Join Gilda’s Club Kansas City as members discuss meditation practices and complementary practices, 6 to 7:30 p.m., North Kansas City Hospital, 2790 Clay Edwards, 816-531-5444 or guildasclubkc.org.
Men’s Health Fair: Come join healthcare professionals including screening on prostate, 8 to 10:30 a.m., The Grove, Zona Rosa, 8640 North Dixson Ave., Kansas City. 816-691-1690.
Pet Photo with Easter Bunny: Pets of all shapes and sizes can have their picture taken; proceeds to benefit the Friends of Parkville Animal Shelter, noon to 4 p.m., Pete and Mac’s, 5860 N.W. Prairie View Road, Kansas City. 816-916-8267 or www.parkvilleshelter.com.
The Two and A Half Tenors: A St. Patricks’s Day concert reprise benefit, 3 p.m., The Belvoir Winery, 1325 Odd Fellows Road, Liberty, $15. 816-529-4988 or corbintheatre.org.
Northland Grandfamilies Evening Support Meeting: The topic will be “Time For Sharing”; grandparents and other relatives raising children will have the opportunity to share resources and advice with one another, 6 p.m., Platte Woods United Methodist Church, 7310 N.W. Prairie View Road, Kansas City. 816-407-3490.
Kosmos Singles: A social group for adults 50 plus, mixers are held each Thursday, 4 to 7 p.m., The Draft Pick, 240 N.E. Barry Road, Kansas City 816-468-2171, $1, www.kosmosingles.org.
The Kansas City Metro Men’s Chorus: Presents a great evening of music to benefit BackPack Shepherds program, which helps feed hungry children in the Northland, 7 p.m., Eastgate Middle School, 4700 N.E. Parvin Road, Kansas City, free will offering.
The Annual Easter Extravaganza: More than 6,000 eggs filled with candy will be scattered in the field, for children up to age 12, play games and dance to the music, please bring your baskets, 10 a.m., Mosaic Life Care and the YMCA, 2703 Running Horse Road, Platte City. 816-858-0114 or 816-584-4122.
Annual Palm Sunday Brunch: Includes sausage, bacon, eggs, fresh fruit, pastries and beverage; proceeds will help with class mission projects, 9 a.m. to 12: 45 p.m., Avondale United Methodist Church, 3101, N.E. Winn Road, Kansas City, $3.50 children, $7 others. 816-452-3518.
10th Annual in the Shade of the Vine: A silent auction will be held at the event, featuring wine, fabulous food items and gift certificates, 6:30 to 9 p.m., Zona Rosa, The Grove, 8640 N. Dixson Ave., Kansas City, $50 per person, 816-474-3026 ext. 103.
| Lisa Lopez, firstname.lastname@example.org
You can enter events directly into The Star’s online calendar at Events.KansasCity.com. Sign in or create a free account, then click “Add Event.” If your event’s location does not appear in the “Where” listing, scroll to the bottom and click “Suggest a new venue.” In the “Description” field, describe the event and be sure to include a phone number people can call. In the “Tags” field, select “816 North” for Northland events. Click the green “Add event” button when you’re finished.