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The Wyandotte Daily news is interested in news of your community event in Wyandotte County. Send information to news@wyandottedaily.com and include your name and phone number. Please send in planned events about a week before the event if possible. In the event of inclement weather, call to see if the event is still planned.

Candidate forums planned July 24 and 25
Candidate forums are planned from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. July 24 and 25 at the St. Andrew Missionary Baptist Church, 2200 N. 53rd St., Kansas City, Kansas. According to Richard Mabion of the NAACP, candidates for the Board of Public Utilities, Kansas City Kansas College Board of Trustees and Kansas City, Kansas, Board of Education will be at the forum on Monday, July 24. Candidates for Unified Government mayor-CEO, Wyandotte County Sheriff and UG Commission will be at the forum on Tuesday, July 25. The forums are open to the public. The hosts of the forums on July 24 and 25 are the Baptist Ministers Union of Kansas City, Kansas, and the Kansas City, Kansas, NAACP. The primary election is Tuesday, Aug. 1.

UG plans public hearing on budget on Monday, July 24
A Unified Government budget meeting is scheduled at 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 24, when a public hearing will be held on the UG and CDBG budget, according to the UG agenda. The budget public hearing is expected to be held in the Commission Chambers, lobby level, City Hall, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kansas. After the hearing, a budget workshop could be held, if necessary. The budget is scheduled to be adopted at a meeting July 27.

Programs offered for Spanish-speaking women
Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kan., offers these programs for Spanish-speaking women: Grupo de salud emocional para la mujer, Ofrecido por MOCSA, contacte a Sinead McDonough, llame al 816-285-1349, los martes, 1-2:30 p.m. For more information or registration, call 913-906-8990.

Blood drive to be July 26
Kansas City Kansas Community College will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 26 in Room 2325, Jewell Center, 7250 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Personal finances program planned
Participants will find out about managing their money and learning to make conscious decisions about their finances at a program from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, July 27, at the Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. The presenter will be Jennifer Rottinghaus, CPA. For more information or registration, call 913-906-8990.

Nine free concerts to be offered this summer at Legends Outlets
The Legends Outlets will continue its free outdoor concert series, Legends Live, on Saturday evenings this summer. Some of the performers will be local bands. The concert series will include nine performances from 5 to 7 p.m. June 10 through Aug. 5 at the Civic Courtyard Fountain at The Legends Outlets, according to a spokesman. A range of styles, including popular music, classic rock, rock alternative, rhythm and blues, country hits and selections from the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and today will be featured. The concert series will end Aug. 5 with a family friendly performance tied to Legends Outlets’ Back-to-School event featuring children’s music, giveaways and activities. The Legends concerts are held near the fountain, near the Legends 14 Theatre, at 1843 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, Kansas. The Legends Live concert schedule includes:
July 29: Big Time Grain Company: Kansas City’s premier country western and country rock band performing crowd favorites from many artists.
Aug. 5: Mr. Stinky Feet and The Hiccups (family night): Award-winning kid rocker Jim “Mr. Stinky Feet” and his band, The Hiccups, performing popular children’s music.

Blood drive planned Aug. 2
The Wyandotte County Justice Complex, 710 N. 7th t., Kansas City, Kansas, will hold a Red Cross blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2. For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit www.redcrossblood.org.

UG Ethics Commission to meet Aug. 3
The Unified Government Ethics Commission will meet at 4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 3, at the Division 18, old county commissioners’ chambers, second floor, Wyandotte County Courthouse, 710 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kansas.
UG Ethics Commission Meeting

Wyandotte County Back-to-School Fair to be Aug. 5
The annual 2017 Wyandotte County Back-to-School Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, at the KCKCC Community Technical Education Center, 6565 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. The Back-to-School Fair is held for students who live in Wyandotte County who attend school (both public and private). Parents are required to provide proof of Wyandotte County residence. Parents and their children are invited to stop by for free school supplies. Free immunizations, physical exams, eye exams and free haircuts will also be provided. In addition to supplies, immunizations and physical exams, parents will have the opportunity to visit with representatives from a variety of community organizations who will offer information on services. Parents are required to bring proof of residence in Wyandotte County, such as a driver’s license or a utility bill and children must be accompanied by their parents at the Back-to-School Fair. For more information, individuals may visit www.facebook.com/WyandotteCountyBackToSchoolFair.

Blood drive to be Aug. 5
Kansas City Natural Health and Wellness Expo will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Reardon Convention Center, 5th and Minnesota Avenue, Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive scheduled Aug. 21
Harding and Associates will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 21 in the parking lot at 8437 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive scheduled Aug. 23-24
University of Kansas Medical Center will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 23 and 24 at the Francisco Lounge, 3901 Rainbow Blvd., Rainbow and Olathe boulevards, Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive scheduled Aug. 25
The Unified Government will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 25 in the main lobby at City Hall, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Counseling available
The Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., offers counseling services available in English and Spanish for men and women. Counseling is available Monday through Thursday, with day and evening times available. Individual counseling, couple-marriage counseling and addictions counseling is available. Call 913-906-8990 for information or to schedule an appointment.

Wyandotte County Museum
The Wyandotte County Museum, 631 N. 126th St., Bonner Springs, is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays. It is closed on Sundays and holidays. For more information visit the website www.facebook.com/wycomuseum or call 913-573-5002.

Strawberry Hill Museum
The Strawberry Hill Museum at 720 N. 4th St., Kansas City, Kan., has events scheduled. The museum is closed on Father’s Day. For more information, call 913-371-3264 or visit http://www.strawberryhillmuseum.org/.

Grinter Place Museum
The Grinter Place State Historic Site, 1420 S. 78th St., Kansas City, Kan., is one of the oldest homes in the area, built in 1857. Admission is $3 for adults, $1 for students; and children 5 and younger free. It is closed on state holidays. For more information about hours and days it is open, call 913-299-0373 or visit http://www.kshs.org/p/grinter-place-plan-your-visit/15857.

Old Quindaro Museum
The Old Quindaro Museum is at 3432 N. 29th St., Kansas City, Kan. For more information about the museum, call 816-820-3615 or visit https://www.facebook.com/ccoqmuseum/.

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Community calendar

The Wyandotte Daily news is interested in news of your community event in Wyandotte County. Send information to news@wyandottedaily.com and include your name and phone number. Please send in planned events about a week before the event if possible. In the event of inclement weather, call before you go to see if the event is still planned.

UG budget meeting planned July 17
The next Unified Government budget meeting will be held at 5 p.m. Monday, July 17, at City Hall, fifth floor conference room, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kansas. Another budget meeting is scheduled at 6 p.m. July 20 in the fifth floor conference room. A public hearing on the UG budget will be held at 5:30 p.m. July 24 at the Commission Chambers, City Hall, with a budget workshop planned afterward. If needed a budget workshop will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday, July 27, with the adoption of the budget scheduled at 7 p.m. July 27 in the Commission Chambers.

Astronomy program scheduled July 18
Participants will learn about stars and constellations in a Starlab Planetarium program at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 18, at the Mr. and Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library, 4051 West Drive, Kansas City, Kansas, at Wyandotte County Lake Park, 91st and Leavenworth Road. Participants will hear the Greek and Roman mythology stories behind the constellations. Registration is required to 913-295-8250, Ext. 2010.

Caregivers support group to meet
A support group for caregivers will meet from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 18, at the Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. Men and women may attend the meeting. The facilitator is Jackie Tigges. To register for this program, call 913-906-8990.

Candidate forums planned
Candidate forums are planned from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 18, and Wednesday, July 19, in the Upper Jewell building at Kansas City Kansas Community College, 7250 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. The forums are sponsored by Business West, neighborhood groups and KCKCC.

Medicare information offered at program
Information about Medicare will be presented from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 19, at the Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave, Kansas City, Kansas. Information will be offered on current Medicare benefits. The presenter is Susana Marcos. It will be a bilingual presentation. To register for this program, call 913-906-8990.

‘Water Olympics’ scheduled
The fifth annual Water Olympics is scheduled for 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, outdoors at the South Library, 3104 Strong Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. Water games will be played.

BPU to meet July 19
The Board of Public Utilities will meet at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, for a work session at the BPU administrative office, 540 Minnesota Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. On the agenda for the work session are a board update, general manager update and a continuation of the board strategic plan. The regular session will be at 6 p.m. July 19. On the agenda are a visitors’ time, a report about the United Way hardship utility assistance program, an update on the June 17 storm, board comments and general manager comments.

Grinter Place Friends to hold fundraiser July 20
The Shop and Sip Vendor Fair, a fundraiser for Grinter Place, will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 20, at the Grinter Barn, 1400 S. 78th, Kansas City, Kansas. There will be more than 30 vendors at the event. Admission will be $5 and includes wine and food sampling. Proceeds benefit the historic Grinter Place house at 78th and K-32, and its programs.

Program on local history to be July 20
Chester Owens will speak on the history of Sumner High School and the Afro-American churches of Wyandotte County at a program at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 20, at the Main Kansas City, Kansas, Public Library, 625 Minnesota Ave., Kansas City, Kansas.

Nine free concerts to be offered this summer at Legends Outlets
The Legends Outlets will continue its free outdoor concert series, Legends Live, on Saturday evenings this summer. Some of the performers will be local bands. The concert series will include nine performances from 5 to 7 p.m. June 10 through Aug. 5 at the Civic Courtyard Fountain at The Legends Outlets, according to a spokesman. A range of styles, including popular music, classic rock, rock alternative, rhythm and blues, country hits and selections from the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and today will be featured. The concert series will end Aug. 5 with a family friendly performance tied to Legends Outlets’ Back-to-School event featuring children’s music, giveaways and activities. The Legends concerts are held near the fountain, near the Legends 14 Theatre, at 1843 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, Kansas. The Legends Live concert schedule includes:
July 22: Rattle and Hum: Kansas City’s premier U2 tribute band covering hits from the 1980s to current.
July 29: Big Time Grain Company: Kansas City’s premier country western and country rock band performing crowd favorites from many artists.
Aug. 5: Mr. Stinky Feet and The Hiccups (family night): Award-winning kid rocker Jim “Mr. Stinky Feet” and his band, The Hiccups, performing popular children’s music.

Programs offered for Spanish-speaking women
Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kan., offers these programs for Spanish-speaking women: Grupo de mujeres: con lideres Mary Ellen Rodriguez y Ana Maria Sauer, los martes, Julio 25, de 10-11:30 a.m. For more information or registration, call 913-906-8990.

Blood drive to be July 26
Kansas City Kansas Community College will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 26 in Room 2325, Jewell Center, 7250 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive planned Aug. 2
The Wyandotte County Justice Complex, 710 N. 7th t., Kansas City, Kansas, will hold a Red Cross blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2. For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit www.redcrossblood.org.

Blood drive to be Aug. 5
Kansas City Natural Health and Wellness Expo will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Reardon Convention Center, 5th and Minnesota Avenue, Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive scheduled Aug. 21
Harding and Associates will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 21 in the parking lot at 8437 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive scheduled Aug. 23-24
University of Kansas Medical Center will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 23 and 24 at the Francisco Lounge, 3901 Rainbow Blvd., Rainbow and Olathe boulevards, Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive scheduled Aug. 25
The Unified Government will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 25 in the main lobby at City Hall, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Counseling available
The Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., offers counseling services available in English and Spanish. Nothing is billed; donations are accepted. Call 913-906-8990 for information or to schedule an appointment.

Wyandotte County Museum
The Wyandotte County Museum, 631 N. 126th St., Bonner Springs, is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays. It is closed on Sundays and holidays. For more information visit the website www.facebook.com/wycomuseum or call 913-573-5002.

Strawberry Hill Museum
The Strawberry Hill Museum at 720 N. 4th St., Kansas City, Kan., has events scheduled. The museum is closed on Father’s Day. For more information, call 913-371-3264 or visit http://www.strawberryhillmuseum.org/.

Grinter Place Museum
The Grinter Place State Historic Site, 1420 S. 78th St., Kansas City, Kan., is one of the oldest homes in the area, built in 1857. Admission is $3 for adults, $1 for students; and children 5 and younger free. It is closed on state holidays. For more information about hours and days it is open, call 913-299-0373 or visit http://www.kshs.org/p/grinter-place-plan-your-visit/15857.

Old Quindaro Museum
The Old Quindaro Museum is at 3432 N. 29th St., Kansas City, Kan. For more information about the museum, call 816-820-3615 or visit https://www.facebook.com/ccoqmuseum/.

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Community calendar

The Wyandotte Daily news is interested in news of your community event in Wyandotte County. Send information to news@wyandottedaily.com and include your name and phone number. Please send in planned events about a week before the event if possible. In the event of inclement weather, call before you go to see if the event is still planned.

Programs offered for Spanish-speaking women
Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kan., offers these programs for Spanish-speaking women: Grupo de mujeres: con lideres Mary Ellen Rodriguez y Ana Maria Sauer, los martes, Julio 11, 18, 25, de 10-11 a.m. For more information or registration, call 913-906-8990.

UG Committee to meet July 10
A Unified Government Committee is scheduled to meet on Monday, July 10, at City Hall, fifth floor conference room, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kansas. The Neighborhood and Community Development Committee will meet at 5 p.m. An agenda is posted at www.wycokck.org.

UG budget meeting planned July 10
The next Unified Government budget meeting will be held shortly after the 5 p.m. UG Standing Committee meeting Monday, July 10, at City Hall, fifth floor conference room, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kansas. The maximum mill levy is scheduled to be set on July 10. Other budget meetings are scheduled at 5 p.m. July 13, July 17, and July 20 in the fifth floor conference room. A public hearing on the UG budget will be held at 5 p.m. July 24 at the Commission Chambers, City Hall, with a budget workshop planned later. If needed a budget workshop will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday, July 27, with the adoption of the budget scheduled at 7 p.m. July 27 in the Commission Chambers.

City Planning Commission to meet Monday night
The Kansas City, Kansas, City Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 10, in the Commission Chambers at City Hall, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kansas. An agenda is posted online at http://public.wycokck.org/sites/planning-agendas-minutes-staffreports/Agendas/July%202017%20CPC%20Agenda.pdf.

Wyandotte County Fair begins Tuesday
The annual Wyandotte County Fair begins Tuesday, July 11, and runs through Saturday, July 15, at the Wyandotte County Fairgrounds, 13700 Polfer Road, Kansas City, Kansas. The location is east of K-7 on Polfer Road. A carnival, exhibits, a petting zoo, entertainment and special arena events are planned, including a mud run at 6 p.m. Saturday. There is a separate charge for the mud run. 4-H members and open class contestants will exhibit their animals and their work in many categories. Food and drink will be available for purchase. There are special contests this year, including a fruit pie baking contest on Saturday. Hours of the fair are 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $5 per car. There is a charge for carnival rides. For more information and a schedule of events, visit www.wycofair.com or call 913-721-2333.

Candidate forum planned July 11
A forum for Unified Government mayoral candidates and Wyandotte County Sheriff candidates is planned July 11. The forum will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, at the First Baptist Church, 500 Nebraska Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. The forum is sponsored by Unity with a Purpose. The forum is free to the public. Doors will open at 5:45 p.m.

Leavenworth Road Association to meet July 11
The Leavenworth Road Association will meet at 6 p.m. July 11 at Eisenhower Recreation Center, 2901 N. 72nd, Kansas City, Kansas. A potluck dinner and social hour at 6 p.m. will be followed by the meeting at 7 p.m. Candidates who wish to speak will be offered 2 minutes at the meeting.

Nine free concerts to be offered this summer at Legends Outlets
The Legends Outlets will continue its free outdoor concert series, Legends Live, on Saturday evenings this summer. Some of the performers will be local bands. The concert series will include nine performances from 5 to 7 p.m. June 10 through Aug. 5 at the Civic Courtyard Fountain at The Legends Outlets, according to a spokesman. A range of styles, including popular music, classic rock, rock alternative, rhythm and blues, country hits and selections from the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and today will be featured. The concert series will end Aug. 5 with a family friendly performance tied to Legends Outlets’ Back-to-School event featuring children’s music, giveaways and activities. The Legends concerts are held near the fountain, near the Legends 14 Theatre, at 1843 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, Kansas. The Legends Live concert schedule includes:
July 15: Perpetual Change: Rock band playing hits from the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s, as well as a few original songs.
July 22: Rattle and Hum: Kansas City’s premier U2 tribute band covering hits from the 1980s to current.
July 29: Big Time Grain Company: Kansas City’s premier country western and country rock band performing crowd favorites from many artists.
Aug. 5: Mr. Stinky Feet and The Hiccups (family night): Award-winning kid rocker Jim “Mr. Stinky Feet” and his band, The Hiccups, performing popular children’s music.

Astronomy program scheduled July 18
Participants will learn about stars and constellations in a Starlab Planetarium program at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 18, at the Mr. and Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library, 4051 West Drive, Kansas City, Kansas, at Wyandotte County Lake Park, 91st and Leavenworth Road. Participants will hear the Greek and Roman mythology stories behind the constellations. Registration is required to 913-295-8250, Ext. 2010.

Candidate forums planned
Candidate forums are planned from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 18, and Wednesday, July 19, in the Upper Jewell building at Kansas City Kansas Community College, 7250 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. The forums are sponsored by Business West, neighborhood groups and KCKCC.

‘Water Olympics’ scheduled
The fifth annual Water Olympics is scheduled for 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, outdoors at the South Library, 3104 Strong Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. Water games will be played.

Program on local history to be July 20
Chester Owens will speak on the history of Sumner High School and the Afro-American churches of Wyandotte County at a program at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 20, at the Main Kansas City, Kansas, Public Library, 625 Minnesota Ave., Kansas City, Kansas.

Blood drive to be July 26
Kansas City Kansas Community College will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 26 in Room 2325, Jewell Center, 7250 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive planned Aug. 2
The Wyandotte County Justice Complex, 710 N. 7th t., Kansas City, Kansas, will hold a Red Cross blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2. For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit www.redcrossblood.org.

Blood drive to be Aug. 5
Kansas City Natural Health and Wellness Expo will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Reardon Convention Center, 5th and Minnesota Avenue, Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive scheduled Aug. 21
Harding and Associates will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 21 in the parking lot at 8437 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive scheduled Aug. 23-24
University of Kansas Medical Center will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 23 and 24 at the Francisco Lounge, 3901 Rainbow Blvd., Rainbow and Olathe boulevards, Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Blood drive scheduled Aug. 25
The Unified Government will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 25 in the main lobby at City Hall, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Counseling available
The Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., offers counseling services available in English and Spanish. Nothing is billed; donations are accepted. Call 913-906-8990 for information or to schedule an appointment.

Wyandotte County Museum
The Wyandotte County Museum, 631 N. 126th St., Bonner Springs, is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays. It is closed on Sundays and holidays. For more information visit the website www.facebook.com/wycomuseum or call 913-573-5002.

Strawberry Hill Museum
The Strawberry Hill Museum at 720 N. 4th St., Kansas City, Kan., has events scheduled. The museum is closed on Father’s Day. For more information, call 913-371-3264 or visit http://www.strawberryhillmuseum.org/.

Grinter Place Museum
The Grinter Place State Historic Site, 1420 S. 78th St., Kansas City, Kan., is one of the oldest homes in the area, built in 1857. Admission is $3 for adults, $1 for students; and children 5 and younger free. It is closed on state holidays. For more information about hours and days it is open, call 913-299-0373 or visit http://www.kshs.org/p/grinter-place-plan-your-visit/15857.

Old Quindaro Museum
The Old Quindaro Museum is at 3432 N. 29th St., Kansas City, Kan. For more information about the museum, call 816-820-3615 or visit https://www.facebook.com/ccoqmuseum/.

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