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May 20, 2018


20 Sunday May 20, 2018 • 8:00am • Town Center Plaza • $25

Myasthenia Gravis Association Triple Crown Showdown 5K, Mile Mosey & Tot Trot

The MGA Triple Crown Showdown 5K, mile mosey and tot trot raises awareness for those living in our community with Myasthenia Gravis. A widely unknown auto immune disease impacting approximately 1 in 5000. In its 8th year, the MGA Triple Crown Showdown is a family event where runners can participate in the 5k, mile mosey or tot trot for the kids. Interactive vendors and a kids area round out the event.   info

5000 West 119th Street, Leawood, KS, 66209

20 Sunday May 20, 2018 • 5:00PM • 12th Street Bridge, West Bottoms • Free

Cook For Courage

The Child Protection Center (CPC) is excited to bring to Kansas City its 5th Annual "Cook for Courage - KC's Best Que with Local Brew" event! The CPC's signature event will feature amazing local chefs, including Cherven Desauguste ofMesob; Clark Grant of Hogshead Kansas City; Jonathan Justus of Justus Drugstore; John Smith of EJ's Urban Eatery; and Bobby Stearns of Ophelia's Restaurant. These incredible chefs have generously chosen to share their talents with the CPC for the benefit of children in Kansas City. On Sunday, May 20 2018, these local chefs will compete in a barbecue cook-off to prepare the best smoked ribs. In addition local breweries, including Border Brewing Company, Colony Handcrafted Ales, Crane Brewing Company, Kansas City Bier Company, Rock… info


20 Sunday May 20, 2018 • 8:00AM • English Landing Park • Free

Christmas in May 5K

A portion of the proceeds will go to the Salvation Army’s "Angel Tree" program. The Salvation Army's Angel Tree program provides new clothing or toys for children of needy families through the support of donors. Found in local companies and corporations, Angel Trees are decorated with numbered paper angel tags with the first name, age and gender of a child in need of presents. Contributors remove one or more tags from the tree and purchase appropriate gifts for the child or children described on the tags. Every child deserves to experience the joy of Christmas morning. And thanks to supporters of… info