Creating a Basic Resume: Learn tips for making a great-looking resume using Microsoft Word, watch demonstrations, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Parkville Mid Continental Library, 8815 Tom Watson Pkwy. Parkville. 816-741-4721.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly: Non-profit group offers education and weight-loss support, 9 to 10 a.m., Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 5409 N.W. 72nd St., Kansas City, North. Free. 816-741-8708.
Kosmos Singles: A social group for older adults 50+; mixers are held each week, 5 to 7 p.m., Bojo’s, 5410 Antioch, Kansas City, $1. 816-455-3344.
Winter Storm: The Pipes & Drums Concert: Featuring a large international line-up of Gold Medalist and World Champion Pipers and Drummers from Scotland, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Canada and the United States, 7:15 p.m., Community Christian Church, 4601 Main Street, Kansas City, $35 adults, $15 children. www.winterstorm.net
Missouri Department of Conservation to co-host Eagle Days: The event includes wildlife viewing opportunity outdoors at the lake and indoor nature programs, Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Paradise Pointe Golf Course clubhouse, 18212 Colf Course Road, Smithville, Free. 816-532-0174.
Love to Sing: Rehearsal will begin for the New Year, please join Northland Community Choir if interested, 7 p.m., Meetin House, Park University, 8700 N.W. River Park Drive, Parkville, $10 and a $25 refundable music fee. 816-500-8008 .
Book Group Inspirational: Learn which books inspire others and talk about your favorite books, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Parkville Mid-Continent Library, 8815 Tom Watson Pkwy., Parkville. 816-741-4721.
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