The Week Ahead for July 28


MARIO CHALMERS CAMP: The Mario Chalmers Miracle Shot Basketball Camp is being held at Olathe East High School for boys and girls grades 6 to 12 is today through Thursday;

Coming up

MONARCHS CHARITY EVENT: The 2014 KC Monarchs 10th Anniversary Charity Event is Aug. 2-3 in Lee’s Summit. Call Randy Rowe, 816-718-3321 for details.

HOT DOG FESTIVAL: Saturday, Aug. 2 (noon-9 pm): The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum will play host to the the 2014 Heart of America Hot Dog Festival on Aug. 2 from noon to 9 p.m.. The event features famous hot dogs from as many as 11 Major League ballparks including Dodger Dogs and Texas Rangers Boomstick plus the museum's new signature hot dog: The Monarch. Morris Day and The Time will perform. Proceeds benefit the NLBM. For tickets or more information visit or call the NLBM at 816-221-1920.

RIVALRY RUN: The 5K run, which pits Kansas against Missouri, is Aug. 16 at 8 a.m. and starts downtown;

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