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The Week Ahead: Events for the week of Sept. 15


TIGER CLUB LUNCHEON: Kim Anderson and Gary Link will be the guests for the meeting. The lunch buffet begins at 11:30 a.m., and the program is at noon. The meeting is at the Westport Flea Market, 817 Westport Road;

KC CATBACKERS: Dirk Ochs will address the KC Catbackers at Lucky Brewgrille, 5401 Johnson Drive in Mission; happy hour is at 5:30, and Ochs will speak at 6:30 p.m.


GORILLA CLUB: The Kansas City Gorilla Club will have a social at Johnny’s Tavern, 13131 Shawnee Mission Parkway at 6:30 p.m. Call 913-271-8492 with questions.

Book signings

▪ On Tuesday, Royals Hall of Fame scout Art Stewart will be at the Royals Hall of Fame store in Kauffman Stadium from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., signing his book, The Art of Scouting. Royals Hall of Famers Freddy Patek, Dennis Leonard and John Mayberry will join Stewart for the signing.

▪ On Thursday at 6:30 p.m., Stewart will be at The Kansas City Public Library, Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St. His book’s co-author, Star sports columnist Sam Mellinger, will join Stewart for a special “Fireside Chat” followed by a question-and-answer session and book signing. Guests will include Royals general manager Dayton Moore and Hall of Famer George Brett. Admission to the event is free. Please RSVP at or call 816-701-3407.

Coming up

GOLF TOURNAMENT: The annual Ali Kemp Educational Foundation Golf tournament is Sept. 26 at the Adams Pointe Golf Course. Registration is at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. For more information, go to

| Compiled by Pete Grathoff,, from news releases