TIGER CLUB LUNCHEON: The Star’s Tod Palmer will be the guest. The lunch buffet begins at 11:30 a.m., and the program is at noon. The meeting is at the Westport Flea Market, 817 Westport Road; KCTigerClub.com.
KC CATBACKERS: Channel 4’s John Holt and Kevin Kietzman of 810 WHB will be the guests at Pinstripes, 13500 Nall Avenue. Happy hour starts at 5:30 p.m. ,and Holt and Kietzman speak at 6:30 p.m.
BOOK SIGNING: Royals Hall of Fame closer Jeff Montgomery, KC Blazers swim-team founder Pete Malone, sports psychologist Andrew Jacobs and author Matt Fulks will debut their new book, “Just Let Em Play” on at the Plaza Branch of the Kansas City Public Library, 4801 Main St. A reception will begin at 6 p.m., and the program will start at 6:30 p.m., followed by a book signing by all authors. RSVP by calling 816-701-3407.
SPORTS LUNCHEON: All retired male and female coaches and officials (55 and older) are invited to meet for lunch at Coach’s , 414 West 103rd St. on Dec. 29 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Contact Don Cobb (816-452-7971), Terry Keaton (816-373-1558) or Sam Breckenridge (816-525-9220).
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