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Bach & Beer with cellist Steuart Pincombe comes to Kansas City

Feb. 5, 2016

On Wednesday March 9th at 7:00pm internationally-recognized cellist Steuart Pincombe will bring together two of the finer things in life: Bach and Beer. While sipping on their favorite brews at the Kansas City Bier Company) audience members will discover the connections between the art of brewing and the art of playing the music of Bach. Just as many brewers follow ...

Legendary Amphitheater Unveils Major Changes - New Naming Rights & Multi-Million Dollar Renovations

Feb. 4, 2016

THE LEGENDARY AMPHITHEATER TO UNVEIL MAJOR CHANGES IN 2016 NEW NAMING RIGHTS SPONSOR & MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATIONS Who: Providence Medical Center Amphitheater – New Naming Rights for the former Cricket Wireless Amphitheater What: New Naming Rights Sponsor & Multi-Million Dollar Renovations Where: 633 N. 130th Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 Providence Medical Center is the new naming rights sponsor for ...

Snowflake Streakers Raise $65,000 for Saint Vincent Clinic

Feb. 3, 2016

With more than 30 teams and 325 walkers, supporters and volunteers in attendance, the Third Annual Snowflake Streak benefiting Saint Vincent Clinic was the most successful walk to date. The one-mile event was held on Jan. 24 at the Riverfront Community Center and attracted walkers from all over the Kansas City metropolitan area. “We are very pleased to announce that ...

Spread the Love for Those with Food Allergies & Celiac Disease

Feb. 3, 2016

Food Equality Initiative, Inc. and SunButter Announce The SunButter® Spread the Love Campaign For Immediate Release Overland Park, KS – Feb. 3, 2016 - Food Equality Initiative (FEI) and SunButter are joining forces to launch the SunButter® Spread the Love Campaign, February 1 - 29, 2016. SunButter and FEI are asking Americans nationwide to donate peanut-free, school-safe SunButter Sunflower Butter ...

Mosaic Life Care Offers Financial Wellness Classes on Living a More Prosperous Life

Feb. 2, 2016

February 2, 2016 (Kansas City): According to the American Psychological Association, concerns about debt and high financial levels of stress are associated with an increased risk for migraines, ulcers, sleep disturbances and heart attacks. These conditions are just some of the ways your money can affect your mind and body. Mosaic Life Care will offer a four-week class entitled “Financial ...

SWEET GRANADA OPEN 24 HOURS FOR VALENTINE’S DAY

Jan. 29, 2016

EMPORIA, KS, FEBRUARY 1, 2016: An Emporia chocolate shop is making it extra easy for last minute Valentine shoppers this year by staying open all night. The Sweet Granada will be open from 10 am Saturday, February 13th until 4 pm Sunday, February 14th. Kim Redeker, owner, explained that The Sweet Granada staff will begin dipping their bestselling chocolate-dipped strawberries ...

Author and Pastor to Address Dykman Lecture

Jan. 29, 2016

Author and pastor Heidi Neumark will be the keynote speaker for the Dykman Lecture Series from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Feb. 12 at Atonement Lutheran Church, 9948 Metcalf, Overland Park, Kan. Rev. Neumark is the author of Breathing Space: A Spiritual Journey in the South Bronx and pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church in Manhattan. She previously served nearly 20 years ...

GreekGab Founder Kristin Wing to Speak at Association Fraternal Leadership Values

Jan. 27, 2016

Kristin Wing, President of GreekGab.com, a consulting firm focused on creating sustainable sorority and fraternity chapters, will be speaking with John Hatfield, GreekGab, at the AFLV Central Chapter meetings in Indianapolis. "We're thrilled to be talking to attendees about the questions every campus president wants to ask about Greek life," explained Wing. "Given the media attention about Greek life, we ...

Lake of the Ozarks Camden on the Lake Resort, Spa & Yacht Club Announces New Ownership

Jan. 26, 2016

Lake Ozark, MO, January 2016 - ?Camden on the Lake Resort, Spa & Yacht Club is pleased to announce its recent acquisition by Camden Resort, LP, a group of private investors specialized in ownership of premium hotels and resorts. The new owners have engaged Lodging One Resorts to manage day-to-day operations of the resort and entertainment complex. As one of ...

Travanse LivingTM Supports Family Caregivers With FREE February Presentations

Jan. 25, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Trisha McClanahan, Lifestyle Specialist 913.791.0020 • TMcClanahan@Travanseliving.com Travanse LivingTM Supports Family Caregivers With FREE February Presentations OLATHE, KAS: From caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia to caring for yourself, Travanse LivingTM offers free educational presentations to help you navigate challenging waters. Daily Strategies for Dementia Challenges Date & Time: ...

ATHLETIC STRENGTH INSTITUTE OPEN HOUSE

Jan. 25, 2016

Friday January 29th from 7-9p Lawrence, Kansas: Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) is hosting an open house for athletes of all ages and levels in their newly opened facility at 720 East 9th Street, Unit 3, East of the Cider Gallery (in Lawrence, KS), this Friday (January 29th) from 7pm to 9pm. “ASI is a unique resource for area athletes,” said ...

Building a Family Legacy: A New Tradition To Start This Year

Jan. 21, 2016

The New Year is a great time for parents to start a tradition of letters, videos and other priceless memories which can be passed down to their children someday. Estate planning attorneys, Garrett L. Griffin and Jason M. Salinardi, explain how to start accumulating “intangible assets” to build a rich family legacy in 2016. Lenexa, Kansas (01/21/16)- If you have ...

Lilly Endowment Grants $1 Million for United Methodist Clergy in Missouri

Jan. 20, 2016

The Missouri United Methodist Foundation has received a grant of $1,000,000 as part of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s National Initiative to Address Economic Challenges Facing Pastoral Leaders. The initiative supports a variety of religious organizations across the nation as they address the financial and economic challenges that can impair the ability of pastors to lead congregations effectively. The Endowment is giving ...

International Spoken Word Poet in KC!

Jan. 8, 2016

The Child Protection Center is excited to host internationally recognized author and award-winning spoken word artist, Shane Koyczan at the Musical Theater Heritage in Kansas City, MO, on Saturday, January 30, 2016. Shane has emerged as a creator of poetry that dares to belong to the people and speak directly to them in their own voice. With his rhythmic verse ...

Special AyurVeda Health Seminar - Jan. 24th

Jan. 8, 2016

“The AyurVeda Science and Art of Diet, Digestion and Healthy Weight” Sunday, January 24th - 2-4 PM Westin Hotel Crown Center - Brookside Room - $39 Please call 913-648-0108 or email KansasCity@TM.org to reserve your seats and arrange payment. Here's What You'll Learn: “Power Digestion” - digestive strength is a key to perfect health and how to create it. Healthy ...

Bloom Party sails into 2016 with “Fleet Week” theme reveal

Jan. 7, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Elliott Scott Elliott@willgregrorypr.com (417) 838-1650 Kansas City, Mo. – Bloom Party, the annual fundraising event for the Kansas City CARE Clinic, has announced that the 2016 theme will be “Fleet Week,” a nod to the time-honored tradition of celebrating when sailors dock at major cities like New York and San Francisco. “Since 2016 is an ...

Olathe Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr., Jan. 17

Jan. 7, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Vanessa Vaughn West / 913-971-8827 / vlvaughnwest@olatheks.org Olathe Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr., Jan. 17 National Civil Rights Museum speaker to deliver Keynote Address titled "From Montgomery to Memphis: Martin Luther King Jr. and the American Media" ” Olathe, Kan.—December 15, 2015—Olatheans and residents throughout the Greater Kansas City area are invited to join Olathe’s Human ...

Annual Bridal Show Set For February

Dec. 21, 2015

Atchison, Kansas – Brides-to-be and their guests are invited to the fourth annual Atchison Area Bridal Show on Sunday, February, 28, 2016, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The event will take place at the Atchison Event Center, where brides will be able to finalize their wedding plans all in one place. The Atchison Event Center is located at 710 ...

Highways Ministries Launches Fundraiser for The Orphan Justice Center

Dec. 16, 2015

Kansas City, MO. -- Highways Ministries is selling "Ten Keys to Raising Kids That Love God" for a suggested donation of $18 to raise funds for the Orphan Justice Center, based in Grandview, MO. "Ten Keys to Raising Kids That Love God" was written by Leilani Haywood, an award-winning Kansas City-based writer and online editor for SpiritLed Woman. The book ...

St. Peter’s United Church of Christ to present Giant Puppet Nativity

Dec. 15, 2015

The annual retelling of the Christmas story will feature larger-than-life Wise Men as part of the Giant Puppet Nativity scene at 4 p.m. on Christmas Eve, Thursday, Dec. 24, at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, 110th and Holmes, Kansas City, Mo. The public is invited, and children are especially welcomed. For information call 816-942-1155 or visit kcspucc.org. # St. ...

Midwest Foster Care and Adoption Association to host a Foster Family Christmas Party at The Church of the Resurrection for over 750

Dec. 11, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MO -- Midwest Foster Care and Adoption Association (MFCAA), Kansas City’s premier foster/adopt organization, will be hosting their annual Foster Family Christmas Party tonight at The Church of the Resurrection in Leawood. Over 750 foster children, children adopted out of foster care, parents and volunteers are expected to attend. McGonigles Market will be catering the event with a ...

MILES NEASE NAMED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF TRAVANSE LIVINGAT OLATHE

Dec. 10, 2015

OLATHE, KAN.: Pathway® Senior Living announced this week that Miles Nease has been appointed to the position of Executive Director of Travanse Living™ at Olathe, which is scheduled to open in early 2016. Travanse Living is managed and operated by Pathway Senior Living. In making the announcement, Regional Director of New Operations Mike Jacksic said, “With over 20 years of ...

Broadway Master Class in Kansas City! 12/12 and 12/13!

Dec. 5, 2015

Contact: Brett Schrier / Broadway Playground 312-848-1063 info@broadwayplayground.com ----------- Straight from New York City, Broadway Playground is bringing the industry's best training to Kansas City for two musical theatre masterclasses! Brett Schrier (Broadway Vocal Coach/Music Director) will be working with adult performers of all levels on Saturday, December 12th from 11:00-2:00. A class for kids and teens will be held ...

Chef-Selected Food and Wine Subscription Box Now Available

Dec. 2, 2015

Parkville, MO Michael W. Kearns 816-599-2973 mike@vinopair.com For Immediate Release Vino Pair is solving the 21st century problem of what food and wine to pair together. How? By sourcing chef-selected food items to pair with quality wine. The unique combination of flavors creates new mouthfeel experiences that you can enjoy or gift to your friends through a unique membership offering. ...


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