Ribbon-cutting at Vantage Point Photography
11:30 a.m. — 108A S. Independence St., Harrisonville
Ribbon-cutting at Cass Counseling, LLC
11:45 a.m. — 106 S. Independence St., Harrisonville
Movies in the Park presents “Ice Age: Collision Course”
8-11 p.m. — Harrisonville City Park, 706 Ash St., Harrisonville
Bring your families, blankets, lawn chairs and enjoy a fun-filled evening watching a movie under the stars at Harrisonville City Park. This event is free to attend. Concessions will be available.
Cruising Main Street
4 p.m. — Main Street, Downtown Belton
July 22 will be ’70s night. If a cruise is canceled due to weather, the cruise will be rescheduled for the following Saturday.
Annie Oakley in Concert
7 p.m. — Whistle Stop Antiques, 313 Main St., Belton
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with live music starting at 7 p.m. Annie Oakley is a trio from Oklahoma set to perform at Whistle Stop Antiques. For more information or to reserve a seat, call 816-322-0200.
Belton Historical Society meeting
2 p.m. — 512 Main St., Belton
General meeting is open to the public and is free to attend. Attendees are encouraged to donate $5 for the 2018 scholarship fund. Afternoon meeting features live music from East Creek Band, a mother-daughter duo playing a banjo and fiddle.
Annual Harrisonville Parks and Recreation Golf Tournament
7:30 a.m. — Hoot’s Hollow at Country Creek Golf Club, 20800 E. 215th St., Pleasant Hill
Entry fee is $75 per player. Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. July 28 with the tournament starting at 8:30 a.m. Prizes and giveaways include one cash prize of $10,000. Lunch and beverages will be provided following the tournament. All proceeds benefit the Harrisonville Parks and Recreation Foundation.
First Friday Coffee in Belton
7:30-9 a.m. — Cricket Wireless, 622 Markey Parkway, Belton
Networking event open to the public.
50th Anniversary Celebration for the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association
11 a.m. — Holmes Hall, Foxwood Springs Living Center, 1500 W. Foxwood Dr., Raymore
State Federation President Robert Hagedorn and other guests will attend. Optional, noon lunch is $12. For reservations, call Penny Slaughter at 816-331-4013 or Maxine Rodriguez at 816-507-0968 by noon on Aug. 1. The group invites current and retired federal employees and the public to celebrate with us.
Belton Chamber of Commerce Annual Steak Fry
5:30 p.m. — Carnegie Village, 104 Bernard Dr., Belton
Social hour starts at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m. Cost is $30 per person, which includes filet or KC strip steak., baked potato, bread, salad drinks and dessert. Kids meal available for 12 and under for $5. RSVP by Aug. 1 to the Belton Chamber of Commerce. Event also includes silent and live auctions and donation collection for Stuff the Bus and Pack the Pantry.
Take Defense Class
10 a.m.-noon — Peculiar Elementary School gymnasium, 201 E. Third St., Peculiar
Join the Peculiar Police Department for a defense class conducted by the Ali Kemp foundation. Reserve a spot at www.takedefense.org. The class is free, but donations are accepted for the foundation. Open to the public.
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