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Classes, events and fun around the Northland

June 21 - July 13

Chronic Disease Management: Living a quality life with a chronic disease is possible with the right support, learn new skills that can help your thrive and achieve your goals, 3 to 5:30 p.m., NKCH Wellness Corner, Zona Rosa, 7322 N.W. 87th Terrace, Kansas City, free, 816-691-5077 or nkch.org/Class.

June 23 - June 25

Rome: Families step back in time at Rome, exploring the life of the apostle Paul and the underground church, kids and adult participate in a memorable biblical times marketplace, sing, play teamwork-building games, eat, Friday, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Sunday, 9:30 to noon, Avondale Methodist Church, 3101 NE Winn Road, Kansas City, free. 816-452-3518

June 23

Friday in the Park: Featuring Tom’s Town, they will bring a variety of music to the park, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Macken Park, Howell St & Clark Ferguson Dr, North Kansas City,free, 816-274-6000 or www.nkc.org.

June 24

Kids Safety Fair: Sun safety, first aid tips, bike safety, ask a pediatrician your health questions, explore fire trucks, dance, bounce house, free, nkch.org/Class.

June 25

Clay County Museum & Historical Society Annual Picnic Fundraiser: Speaker Frank Justice, of the Smithville Historical Society, Smokehouse BBQ, noon, Mt. Gilead Church, 15918 Plattsburg Road, Kearney, $15, 816-628-5032.

June 30

Friday in the Park: Featuring Doug Talley Quartet , 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Macken Park, Howell St & Clark Ferguson Drive, North Kansas City,free, 816-274-6000 or www.nkc.org.

July 6 - Aug. 12

Rock Steady Boxing: If you have Parkinson’s disease, this non-contact boxing class can improve your balance, strength and agility, all levels, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 to 11:45 a.m. or Saturdays, 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., $50 month, 816-691-5020.

July 6 - Aug. 10

Zumba: Dance to high-energy music and get fit while having fun, Tuesdays and Thursday, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., NKCH Wellness Corner, Zona Rosa, 7322 NW 87th Terrace, Kansas City, $45, nkch.org/Class.

July 7

Friday in the Park: Featuring The Blue & Gray Brass Brigade, come and listen to patriotic music in the park, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Macken Park, Howell Street and Clark Ferguson Drive, North Kansas City,free, 816-274-6000 or www.nkc.org.

July 8

CD Release Dinner & Dance Fundraiser: Featuring Art Tigerina Band, Las Estrellas and DJ Bobbly C, proceeds to benefit Fiesta Hispana 2017, 6 to 11 p.m., Pierson Community Center, 1800 S. 55th St., Kansas City, Kan., $15 includes dinner, 913-927-2466 or 816-225-6128.

Lisa Lopez, llopez@kcstar.com

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To be included in the 816, please email Lisa Lopez at llopez@kcstar.com. Information needed: a short description, name of event, time, date, location with address, phone number or email participants can use for more information.

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