June 28 - 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 29 - 3
Fourth of July Celebration: Carnival and vendors, Downtown Parkville, 816-505-2227 or www.parkvillemo.org.
Fourth of July Celebration: Vendors, carnival, pancake breakfast, community parade, Parkville Symphonic band, Falcon Skydiving exhibition, various locations, Downtown Parkville, 816-505-2227 or www.parkvillemo.org.
Friday in the Park: Featuring Doug Talley Quartet , 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.
Final Friday Fest: Family fun, shops stay open late, live music and more all invited, 5 to 8 p.m., Downtown Parkville, Main Street, Parkville.
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.
The Northland Art Leaugue Meeting: Artist Alex Hamil will be the speaker and will judge the member show, all are welcome to attend, 6:30 p.m., Gashland Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 8029 N. Oak Trafficway, Kansas City, 816-588-5192.
July 6 - Aug. 10
Zumba: Dance to high energy music and get fit while having fun, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., North Kansas City Hospital, Wellness corner at Zona Rosa, 7322 NW 87th Terrace, Kansas City, $45 session, nkch.org/Class.
Friday in the Park: Featuring The Blue & Gray Brass Brigade, 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.
CD Release Dinner & Dance Fundraiser: Featuring Art Tigerina Band, Las Estrellas and DJ Bobbly C, proceeds to benefit Fiesta Hispaña 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.
Annual Michael Engleman Golf Tournament: Match play format six holes scramble, proceeds to benefit FOPAS, 8 a.m., Tiffany Green Golf Club, 5900 NW Tiffany Springs Parkway, 6100 NW Tiffany Springs Parkway, $40 members, $75 each, 816-880-9600, Ext. 208.
Friday in the Park: Featuring 5 Star Jazz Band, come and listen to the sounds of big band 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.
Platte County Parks Instructional Canoe/Kayak Event: Participants get a chance to try out canoeing and kayaking while getting tips from experienced floaters, all equipment will be provided, limited space, please register, 9 a.m., Guy B. Park, Highway 371, Platte City, free, 816-858-3337 or www.platteparks.com.
Lip Smackin at Macken: It’s food truck frenzy, along with a beer garden, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Macken Park, Howell Street and Clark Ferguson Drive, North Kansas City.
Main Event Fundraiser: Participants will enjoy unlimited bowling, billiards, laser tag, gravity rope, arcade games, proceeds to benefit FOPAS, 5 to 8 p.m., Main Event, 8081 N.W. Roanridge Road, Kansas City, $20
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