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Clay and Platte: Your calendar of community events

Jan. 14

Tech Talks: Bring your questions you have regarding computer issues to the library, whether you are a first-time user or a if you have lots of experience, 2 to3 p.m., Smithville Mid-Continent Library, 120 Richard St., Smithville, 816-523-0116.

Jan. 15

Kosmos Singles: A social group for older adults 50+; mixers are held each week, 5 to 7 p.m., 64th St., & 45 Hwy., Kansas City, $1. 816-420-0161.

Jan. 16

Lunch and Learn: Banish migraines with botox, smooth away fine lines, Steven Kosa, doctor with Meritas Health Neurology, will discuss the benefits and side effects, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., North Kansas City Community Center, 1999 Iron St., North Kansas City. 816-691-1690 or nkch.org.

Internet for Beginners: Learn the basics of internet use including basic terminology, how to get connected and how to find what you’re looking for online, 2 to 3 p.m., Antioch Mid-Continent Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave., Gladstone. 816-454-1306.

Jan. 20

Beaded Peacock: Join Tina Gatewood and learn to make dazzling beaded peacocks, 6:30 to 8 p.m., North Oak Mid-Continent Library, $15.50, 8700 N. Oak Trafficway, Kansas City. 816-436-4385.

Jan. 21

Northland Coalition Community Luncheon Meeting: Invites community members to join them in planning programs and events to promote safer, substance abuse free, 11:30 a. m. to 1 p.m., Human Services Bulding, Maple Woods Campus, 3100 NE 83rd st., Kansas City North, 816-877-0401 or www.northlandcoalition.com.

Jan. 27

Real Food For Real Health: Drop the diet fads and learn to eat right for life, get simple tips and make healthy choices, Liberty Mid-Continent Library, 1000 Kent St., Liberty. 816-781-9240.

Feb. 2

Quilt Gatherers: Join in for a morning of quilting and conversation, bring your latest ideas as well as pick up ideas for your next one, 10 to 11 a.m., Kearney Mid-Continent Library, 100 S. Platte City Way, Kearney. 816-628-5055.

Feb. 3

Teens at the Library: Visit the library at a time just for teens while making crafts, watching movies, playing games and more, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Kearney Mid-Continent Library, 100 S. Platte City Way, Kearney. 816-628-5055.

| Lisa Lopez,


Getting listed

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.