Apr 1 – Nov 1 all-day
Private Genealogy Consultation with the Midwest Genealogy Center @ Midwest Genealogy Center | Independence | Missouri | United States
12:00 am
Inspired by the popular series Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr., Kansas City PBS has partnered with the Midwest Genealogy Center to offer an exclusive opportunity to help you explore incomplete and unknown …
The Invisible Wounds of War: Writing Through Injury @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library
Sep 15 @ 10:15 am
The Invisible Wounds of War: Writing Through Injury @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
10:15 am
The psychological toll of military combat was underscored a year ago by the Department of Veterans Affairs, which found suicide rates more than 20 percent higher for America’s veterans than non-veterans. The Veterans Writing Workshop …
2018 Veterans Salute @ Midwest Genealogy Center
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
2018 Veterans Salute @ Midwest Genealogy Center | Independence | Missouri | United States
9:00 am
Join us at the Midwest Genealogy Center on Saturday, September 22, for Mid-Continent Public Library’s annual Veterans Salute. This event pays tribute to the service and sacrifice of our community’s veterans. This year, Veteran’s Salute …
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm
After Dark with KCPT at ‘Dinosaurs Revealed’ @ Union Station Kansas City | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:00 pm
Join KCPT for a members-only evening at Dinosaurs Revealed: Journey Across America, an epic adventure of prehistoric discovery inside Union Station. This adventure promises to educate, fascinate and excite imaginations of every age, including the …
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Meet Curious George at Paradise Park! @ Paradise Park | Lee's Summit | Missouri | United States
11:00 am
Celebrate fall at Paradise Park! Bring your camera and take photos of your little ones meeting two of PBS Kids’ most beloved characters, Curious George and The Man With The Yellow Hat. Enjoy a Curious …
Oct 4 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
In the Kitchen with Julia and Bridget, Hosts of ‘America’s Test Kitchen’ @ The Culinary Center of Kansas City | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
3:00 pm
America’s Test Kitchen is coming to Kansas City! Join co-hosts Julia Collin Davison and Bridget Lancaster for a revealing conversation about the inner workings of the test kitchen where recipes are perfected, ingredients are tasted …
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
In the Kitchen with Julia and Bridget, Hosts of ‘America’s Test Kitchen’ @ The Culinary Center of Kansas City | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
6:30 pm
America’s Test Kitchen is coming to Kansas City! Join co-hosts Julia Collin Davison and Bridget Lancaster for a revealing conversation about the inner workings of the test kitchen where recipes are perfected, ingredients are tasted …
Preparing Parents to Stay Engaged with Their Child’s Educators From ECH - 12th Grade @ KCPT | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
When parents and families support child development and student achievement, promising and positive outcomes are more apt to occur.  Understand the difference between parental involvement and family engagement and learn methodologies and practices to use in …
The Elders Live at Unity Temple @ Unity Temple on the Plaza
Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Elders Live at Unity Temple @ Unity Temple on the Plaza | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:30 pm
Kansas City PBS and 90.9 The Bridge bring you The Elders live at Unity Temple on the Plaza. The band, known for its rock ’n’ roll approach to traditional Irish music, brings it’s critically-acclaimed work …
Be My Neighbor Day @ Toyota Plaza at Children's Mercy Park
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Be My Neighbor Day @ Toyota Plaza at Children's Mercy Park | Kansas City | Kansas | United States
10:00 am
Join KCPT, PNC Grow Up Great® and Sporting Kansas City for “Be My Neighbor Day,” a family celebration featuring tigertastic events! The day will include appearances by Daniel Tiger of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, entertainment and hands-on learning activities focused on being a caring neighbor! Scheduled events: 10 a.m. to Noon …
Emmylou Harris @ JCCC Carlsen Center
Oct 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Emmylou Harris @ JCCC Carlsen Center | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
8:00 pm
A multiple Grammy winner and Country Music Hall of Fame inductee, Emmylou Harris is known as much for her eloquently straightforward songwriting as for her incomparably expressive singing. Harris is one of the most admired …
Fleetwood Mac @ Sprint Center
Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Fleetwood Mac @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
For more than 50 years, the enduring spirit of Fleetwood Mac — and its incredible body of great music — has connected with generations of people all over the world. Fleetwood Mac has sold more …
Women and War @ National WWI Museum and Memorial
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Women and War @ National WWI Museum and Memorial | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:00 pm
As part of Veterans Coming Home, KCPT is partnering with Charlie Mike Theatre Company and the National WWI Museum and Memorial on two performances of the play “Women and War” on October 20 and 21. …
Women and War Matinee @ National WWI Museum and Memorial
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Women and War Matinee @ National WWI Museum and Memorial | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
2:00 pm
As part of Veterans Coming Home, KCPT is partnering with Charlie Mike Theatre Company and the National WWI Museum and Memorial on two performances of the play “Women and War” on October 20 and 21. …
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Great American Read Grand Finale Celebration @ Lawrence Public Library | Lawrence | Kansas | United States
7:00 pm
The votes are in and it’s time to celebrate The Great American Read! Join Kansas City PBS, Lawrence Public Library and KU Libraries for a grand finale watch party on Tuesday October 23rd at 7pm. …
Haunting Humanities @ Abe and Jake's Landing
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Haunting Humanities @ Abe and Jake's Landing | Lawrence | Kansas | United States
5:30 pm
Join us on the dark side of literature, history, classics, theater, and more! The Hall Center for the Humanities presents a one-of-a-kind “science fair for the humanities” Halloween-themed celebration at Abe & Jakes landing in …
Oct 27 @ 7:45 am – 11:45 am
Sesame Street in Communities Workshop for Early Childhood Providers @ Kauffman Conference Center  | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:45 am
The care and support of early childhood providers can make a huge difference in the life of a young child. Sesame Street in Communities has developed activities and tips to help children overcome adversity and …
Depth of Field @ Plexpod Westport Commons
Nov 1 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Depth of Field @ Plexpod Westport Commons | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
4:00 pm
Join us for our first of six Facebook Live events as part of Flatland’s new Facebook Live series, “Depth of Field.” Local filmmaker Morgan Cooper moderates a 45-minute conversation with creative Kansas Citians who are …
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Dawnland @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Dawnland @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
2:00 pm
The marginalization of Native Americans wasn’t simply a crime of our country’s distant, unenlightened past. The documentary Dawnland chronicles the effort in one state, Maine, to come to terms with a practice that endured through …
The Fab Four @ JCCC Carlsen Center
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Fab Four @ JCCC Carlsen Center | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
7:00 pm
The Emmy-winning Fab Four is elevated far above every other Beatles tribute band because of its precise attention to detail. With uncanny, note-for-note live renditions of Beatles’ classics, such as “Can’t Buy Me Love,” “Yesterday,” …
Wild Kratts LIVE! 2.0 @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Wild Kratts LIVE! 2.0 @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
1:00 pm
It’s off “To the Creature Rescue!” as the Kratt brothers, Martin and Chris, come to life in a classical Wild Kratts story. Through hilarious pratfalls and fantastic animal “wow facts,” the Wild Kratts team rescue …
The Priests @ The Carlsen Center
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm
The Priests @ The Carlsen Center | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
7:00 pm
Celebrating ten years as The Priests, Fathers Eugene O’Hagan, Martin O’Hagan, and David Delargy will again bring together people of all faiths in an uplifting concert this fall. The trio hail from Northern Ireland, where …
Celtic Thunder X (CANCELED) @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Nov 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Celtic Thunder X (CANCELED) @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:30 pm
NOTE: This concert has been canceled as of 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 25 due to inclement weather conditions affecting our area with no plans to reschedule at this time. Celtic Thunder returns to Kansas …
The Texas Tenors with The Kansas City Symphony @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Texas Tenors with The Kansas City Symphony @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
Having performed more than 1000 concerts around the world, The Texas Tenors return to the Kansas City stage with new music from their first studio album in four years, RISE. This album has gathered multiple …
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm
Under the Streetlamp: "Hip to the Holidays!" @ The Carlsen Center | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
2:00 pm
Let’s get Hip to the Holidays, as Under the Streetlamp celebrates with a joyous performance of your favorite holiday tunes plus songs from the American Radio Songbook. Oh, what fun it is to dance in the aisles …
Dec 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra 2018 Tour (Matinee) @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
3:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) returns to Kansas City with its highly-anticipated 2018 winter tour, marking the band’s 20th consecutive year of touring. TSO’s annual winter multi-sensory extravaganza, which sells out venues year after year, has cemented …
Dec 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra 2018 Tour (Evening) @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) returns to Kansas City with its highly-anticipated 2018 winter tour, marking the band’s 20th consecutive year of touring. TSO’s annual winter multi-sensory extravaganza, which sells out venues year after year, has cemented …
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Rumble @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library
Jan 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Rumble @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:00 pm
Efforts to marginalize Native Americans and their culture could not diminish their transformational impact on popular music, from the Delta blues and jazz to present-day hip-hop. Native artists such as electric guitar pioneer Link Wray, …
Jan 10 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Using the A in STEAM for Early Childhood Providers @ KCPT | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
S.T.E.M-based curriculum brings forth creativity in the child. Adding the A helps build the foundation of science-related knowledge, using the arts to encourage children to express their ideas in a wide variety of creative ways. …
Jesse Cook @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Jan 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jesse Cook @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
“…lightning fast and bright flamenco guitarist…Jesse Cook…is about as seductive, percussive and danceable as this kind of music gets… He sets spirits on high…combines his love for pure pop hooks with artful finger-stylings.” – Jazziz …