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May 4, 2018


04 Friday May 4, 2018 • 8:30 • Cerner - Innovations Campus • $50

Mental Health KC

The Mental Health KC Conference is a Kansas City Metropolitan wide event focused on bringing awareness to Kansas City area residents about mental health, issues facing our community and resources available in our community to address our mental healthcare challenges. This year our guest speaker is Bruce D. Perry, MD, PhD.  Dr. Perry is the Senior Fellow of The ChildTrauma Academy and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago. Dr. Perry is the author, with Maia Szalavitz, of The Boy Who Was Raised As A Dog… info

8779 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO, 64138

04 Friday May 4, 2018 • 6:00 pm • Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art • $250

ShuttleCork 2018 - Serving up the Best in Food + WINE

Grand Tasting I offers wine from 25 top West Coast winemakers and delectable food offerings from more than 20 local restaurateurs. Held at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Rozzelle Court Restaurant and Kirkwood Hall. The Live Auction follows in a luxuriously appointed tent on the north side of the museum. Grand Tasting II takes place in the Breezeway outside the auction tent overlooking the museum’s stunning reflecting pool. Everyone will enjoy a post-auction celebration with more wine, late night delectables, small-batch whiskey and music. For tickets, call 816.751.1278, option 8.   info

4525 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO, 64111
6:00 pm

04 Friday May 4, 2018 • 6:00 PM • Kansas City Zoo • See website for ticket info

Kindest Kansas Citian Awards

Synergy celebrates kindness and raises money for anti-bullying programs at the 28th annual Kindest Kansas Citian Awards on May 4, 2018. The evening affair, held at The Kansas City Zoo, is a heartwarming tribute to the people that make our community better and stronger through kindness. Ticket/sponsorship info  available by phone: 816.505.4785 or email: More information at     info

6800 Zoo Drive, Kansas City, MO, 64132
6:00 PM

04 Friday May 4, 2018 • 7:30 - 5:30 • University of Kansas, Edwards Campus • 399-599

High Performance Marketing Masters’ Boot Camp

In its second year, HP Marketing Masters’ Boot Camp is a full day of C-suite level actionable knowledge.  The sessions will be hands-on, highly participative, and action-oriented. The day is designed to accelerate sales and marketing success for your company. Over a dozen owners, founders and c-suite executives will share their savvy and know-how to make your marketing work harder.    High Performance Keynote: Laura Scobie VP Strategy & Innovation H&R Block   High Performance Speakers: Bryan Herman, Founder - GENERATOR Brand Strategy Marissa Vidler, Founder and Research Genius - Clear Box Insights Brent Cooke, VP Loyalty, CRM & Consumer… info

BEST Building Conference Center
12604 Quivira Road, Overland Park, KS, 66213 map it
7:30 - 5:30

04 Friday May 4, 2018 • 5 -9 pm • Brookside • Free

Brookside Art Annual

Kansas City’s first outdoor art show of the year is just around the corner. Make plans to join us as Brookside celebrates the 33rd Brookside Art Annual Friday, May 4th through Sunday, May 6th.   Explore #BrooksideKC and an art show of over 180 talented artists from around the country. Voted on of the nation's top 20 art shows, the Brookside Art Annual is a family-friendly fine art event, including kids activities and local food.   Show hours are: Friday, May 4th - 5pm-9pm; Saturday, May 5th -10am-9pm; and Sunday, May 6th - 11am-5pm.   Presenting Sponsor: Research Medical Center… info

6330 Brookside Plaza, Kansas City, MO, 64113 map it
5 -9 pm

04 Friday May 4, 2018 • 8:30 a.m. - Noon • Steven P. Westermann Fire & EMS Education Center (formerly the Center Jackson County Fire Protection District Center) • Free

Small Business Bootcamp

Get the information you need to get your business started. This morning seminar will include talks on business growth, business storytelling, and using social media, as well as networking with local resource organizations that help small businesses. This program is presented by Mid-Continent Public Library’s Square One Small Business Services, the City of Blue Springs and the Blue Springs Chamber of Commerce. It is funded is by a grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Registration is required at  info

4715 US Hwy 40, Blue Springs, MO, 64105 map it
8:30 a.m. - Noon