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January 26, 2018


26 Friday January 26, 2018 • 8pm • Spencer Theater • Free

The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night Time

    Winner of the 2015 Tony Award for Best Play, Curious Incident tells the story of 15-year-old Christopher, a boy with an extraordinary brain who is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped for dealing with everyday life. When Christopher falls under suspicion for killing the neighbor’s dog, he sets out on a journey to find the real culprit that will change his life forever.       info

4949 Cherry Street, kansas city, MO, 64110 map it

26 Friday January 26, 2018 • 8:30 a.m. • UMKC Bloch School • $280

Planned Giving and Major Gift Solicitation

Planned Giving and Major Gift Solicitation (Elective Course) Few areas in the not-for-profit community have received more attention than these two fund raising techniques, yet most professionals are still confused about how to use them. This course offers specific “how to” insights into major gifts and planned giving and how to utilize them in your development plan. This Elective course is held over two days. Next session will be held on: Date: Winter 2018 Semester: Jan. 26 & Feb. 24, 2018 All classes meet from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Applied Project: Preparation of cultivation and solicitation plan for major and planned… info

5110 Cherry St Rm 4
5110 Cherry St Rm 4, Kansas City, MO, 64110
8:30 a.m.

26 Friday January 26, 2018 • 11 am - 1:30 pm • Grand Ballroom Kansas City Convention Center • Free

Downtown Council of Kansas City Annual Luncheon

Over the past decade, Downtown Kansas City’s residential population has soared; our arts and culture offerings have helped create a vibrant community with an increasing tourist and convention market.  KC Streetcar has opened up Downtown to expanded pedestrian opportunities – making it easier to walk Downtown – providing access to a plethora of new restaurants and entertainment spots. This year, the luncheon theme will center on a celebration of the vibrant and diverse community Downtown Kansas City has become. We will also discuss why Downtown Kansas City is a smart city and one that means to the business community. Luncheon Highlights… info

301 W. 13th St., Kansas City, Mo, 64105
11 am - 1:30 pm

26 Friday January 26, 2018 • 10 am - 9 pm • Overland Park Convention Center • Free

Johnson County Home and Garden Show

FRESH IDEAS HOME STAGE Stage presentations by local and national experts will take place all 3 days and will cover topics pertaining to remodeling, renovation, décor, gardening and outdoor projects. In addition, locally and nationally acclaimed chefs will be cooking up delicious recipes and providing some need-to-know tips and tricks of the trade. LANDSCAPED GARDENS Does the thought of Spring leave you a little blah when you consider the current condition of your landscaping? You’ll leave inspired and ready to tackle any yard project after you stroll through the feature gardens. This year’s feature gardens are designed by: Silverleaf Lawn… info

6000 College Blvd., Overland park, KS, 66211
10 am - 9 pm