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Aug. 25

Kosmos Singles: Mixers held for a social group for older adults 50-plus, great place to meet new friends, 5 to 7 p.m., #9 Saloon, 6609 N. Oak Trafficway, Gladstone, www.kosmossingles.org.

Aug. 26

Friday in the Park: Featuring Festhaus Musikanten, who will bring German music to the park, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Macken Park, Festival Pavilion, 2251 Howell St., North Kansas City, 816-274-6000 or www.nkc.org.

Aug. 27

Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers: Course covers CPR for all ages, choking management and AED use, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., North Kansas City Hospital, first floor pavilion, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive, North Kansas City, $55, nkch.org.

The Music of the Night: A night of Andrew Lloyd Webber with Maggie Thomas, performing the romantic celebrated songs of one of the most influential composers of all time, 7 p.m., Corbin Theatre, 15 N. Water St., Liberty, $15, www.corbintheatre.org.

Aug. 28

KC SuperStar Finals: NFL Hall of Famer Will Sheilds will be honored, along with performances by the 10 finalists in the singing competition from participants across the metro area, winner to receive a $10,000 scholarship, 6:30 p.m., Kauffman Center for Performing Arts, 1601 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, 913-327-8000.

Sept. 1

Kosmos Singles: Mixers held for a social group for older adults 50-plus, great place to meet new friends, 5 to 7 p.m., Nick & Jake’s, 6325 Lewis Drive, Parkville, www.kosmossingles.org.

Northland Art League Meeting: Guest presenter will be K.C. Art Angels, all are welcomed to attend, 7 p.m., Fairview Christian Church, 1800 N.E. 65th St., Parkville, 816-588-5192.

Bariatric Seminar: Keenan Berghoff, a medical doctor who has performed more than 500 procedures, helps determine if bariatric surgery is right for you, 6 to 7 p.m., North Kansas City Hospital, first floor pavilion, free, nkch.org/Class.

Sept. 2

Friday in the Park: Live music featuring PenderBlast Red-e-mix will bring a variety of sounds to the park, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Macken Park, Festival Pavilion, 2251 Howell St., North Kansas City 816-274-6000 or www.nkc.org.

Flamenco Mio: A night of music, dance and improvisation, soulful flamenco tablaos of Spain, 7 p.m., Corbin Theatre, 15 N. Water St., Liberty, $15 adults, $5 students, 816-529-4988 or info@corbintheatre.org.

Sept. 6

NAMI Program: Will offer a 12-session education program for family caregivers of adults living with mental illness, the course will provide a broad perspective, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Tri-County MHS, Maple Woods Campus, 3100 NE 83rd St., Kansas City, free, 816-419-9669.

Rhyming to Reading: Currently taking applications for the fall session that will teach children early reading skills such as rhyming sentences, awareness of the sounds letters make ,and how to sound out words. The program is play-based and involves movement that makes it fun to read, ages 4 to 6, Children’s Mercy Hearing and Speech College Boulevard Clinic, 5520 College Blvd., Suite 370, Overland Park 816-960-4025.

Sept. 10

Dippin Dogs: Bring your family pooch for a dip in the pool, micro-chipping, along with veterinary services, pet grooming and more, 10 a.m. to noon, small and senior dogs; noon to 4 p.m., large dogs, The Springs Aquatic Center, 9400 N. Congress Ave., Kansas City, $10, http://kcparks.org/event/dippin-dogs-swim-party-the-springs-2/.

Sept. 11

13th Annual Remembrance Walk: Suicide Awareness Survivors Support will hold the event, walk is for anyone who has experienced the loss of a loved one by tragic death or accident, 9 a.m., Loose Park, 51st Wornall, Kansas City, 913-681-3050 or bonnie@sass-mokan.com.

Sept. 12

Third Annual Tyler Frederes Memorial Golf Tournament: The four person scramble will benefit Midwest Hockey Players, 9 a.m., Deuce, National Golf Club, 6415 N. National Drive, Kansas City, $125, 865-307-5024.

Lisa Lopez, llopez@kcstar.com

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