TIGER CLUB LUNCHEON: Kansas City Star columnist Vahe Gregorian will be the guest. 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; KCTigerClub.com.
KC CATBACKERS: Kevin Haskin, sports writer for the Topeka Capital-Journal will be the guest at Pinstripes, 13500 Nall Ave. Happy hour starts at 5:30 p.m. and Haskin speaks at 6:30 p.m.
GORILLA CLUB: The K.C. Gorilla Club is having a social at Johnny’s Tavern, 13131 Shawnee Mission Parkway, at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 913-526-7690.
DE-FEET HUNGER: The 5K race starts at 8 a.m. and begins at 55th and Paseo. The race benefits Harvester’s. For more information, go to www.defeethunger.com.
MAVERICKS FAN FEST: The Missouri Mavericks annual Fan Fest event will take place from 11:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Independence Events Center. Admission to this event is free.
OKLAHOMA WATCH PARTY: The OU Club of Greater Kansas City will play host to a watch party for the Oklahoma-Tennessee game at 5 p.m. at The Sports Cave Bar & Grill, 11400 W. 135th in Overland Park.
PLAZA 10K: The race starts at 7:30 a.m. on the Country Club Plaza. Information about the course and how to register online can be found at www.plaza10K.com.
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