Bonner Springs celebrates Tiblow Days

The Bonner Springs High School cheerleaders performed for a crowd at the pavilion after the Tiblow Days parade. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)

Scenes from the 2019 Tiblow Days in Bonner Springs, Kan.

 
First Pentecostal Church won the Most Outstanding Entry award with their festive float and energetic music. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
The Gateway Highsteppers drill team performed at the pavilion after the parade. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
Mayor Jeff Harrington prepared to hand out the trophies for outstanding parade entries. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
A young member of First Pentecostal Church helped to accept the trophy. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
Families enjoyed the carnival rides after the parade. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
The cavity fairy from Drake Family Dentistry warned of the dangers of too much candy. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
A car show entrant gave his ride a last-minute polish. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
A young parade-goer watched the equestrian groups pass him by. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
Characters from the Renaissance Festival marched in the parade. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
The Ancient Order of Hibernians, an Irish Catholic fraternal group, presented several Irish flags. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
The Gateway Highsteppers drill team performed in the parade. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
Bonner Springs councilman Jordan Mackey drove a tractor. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
The Bonner Springs High School marching band performed. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
The Bonner Springs High School marching band performed. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)
A wide variety of vintage and late model cars were on exhibit at the car show. (Photo copyright 2019 by Brian Turrel)

Faith news

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Christ the King Catholic Church, 3024 N. 53rd St., Kansas City, Kansas, is planning an ice cream social after the 4 p.m. Mass on Saturday, Aug. 24. The social will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and will include food, cake, ice cream, booths and bingo.

Volunteers from Holy Family Catholic Church, Kansas City, Kansas, prepared 200 strudels on Saturday for the annual Slovenefest, which will be held Sept. 28 at the Monsignor Mejak Hall and Holy Family School grounds, 513 Ohio. The event will include a traditional Slovenian dinner, music and family entertainment. The funds raised will support Holy Family Church. The festival begins after the 4 p.m. Mass on Sept. 28 at Holy Family Church, 274 Orchard St., Kansas City, Kansas. The festival from 5 to 10 p.m. Sept. 28 includes children’s and adult games, cultural booth, souvenirs, a silent auction, authentic Slovenian food including sarma (stuffed cabbage rolls), poljene paprika (stuffed peppers), krvavica (a specialty sausage), Slovenian potato salad and green beans. Tamburitza music from Hravatski Obicaj is featured from 5 to 6 p.m., and Slovenian polkas by the Brian McCarty Band are planned from 6 to 9 p.m.


The Keeler Women’s Center reopened July 1 at a new location, 759 Vermont Ave., Suite 100-B, Kansas City, Kansas.
The Gospel Non-Violence Study Group will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3, at the Keeler Women’s Center, 759 Vermont Ave., Suite 100-B, Kansas City, Kansas. The group is facilitated by Peg Burns Kerbawy.
Scripture Study and Reflection will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesdays at the Keeler Women’s Center, 759 Vermont Ave., Suite 100-B, Kansas City, Kansas.
To register for classes, call 913-906-8990. The Keeler Women’s Center is a ministry of the Benedictine Sisters. For more information, visit www.keelerwomenscenter.org.

Our Lady of Unity parish, 2646 S. 34th St., Kansas City, Kansas, is planning Unity Fest 2019 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7. Barbecue and Mexican-style foods will be available, along with mariachi music and Hispanic dance groups for entertainment. Carnival games and inflatables will be included. A silent auction will take place in the church basement.

Members of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1300 N. 18th St., Kansas City, Kansas, will observe the eleventh Sunday after Pentecost at 10 a.m. Aug. 25.


St. Peter’s Fall Festival is planned from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at the Cathedral of St. Peter, 422 N. 14th St., Kansas City, Kansas.

Wyandotte United Methodist Church, 7901 Oakland Ave., Kansas City, Kansas, will meet for worship services on Aug. 25 at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m., with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.


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Family Fun Day at Legends Lawn

It was Family Fun Day at the new Legends Lawn at the Legends Outlets at I-70 and I-435 in Kansas City, Kansas. Events were from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24. Several games and activities took place on the lawn, which is on the west side of the shopping center, near the smokestack. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
It was Family Fun Day at the new Legends Lawn at the Legends Outlets at I-70 and I-435 in Kansas City, Kansas. Several games and activities took place on the lawn, which is on the west side of the shopping center, near the smokestack. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
A petting zoo was one of the attractions at Family Fun Day on the Legends Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
A petting zoo was one of the attractions at Family Fun Day on the Legends Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
The Lawn is located on the west side of the Legends Outlets, near the Yard House and Jazz: A Louisiana Kitchen. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
Games and giveaways from Sporting KC were part of the activities at Family Fun Day Saturday, Aug. 24, at The Legends Lawn. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
More scenes from Family Fun Day at The Legends Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
More scenes from Family Fun Day at The Legends Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
More scenes from Family Fun Day at The Legends Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
More scenes from Family Fun Day at The Legends Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
More scenes from Family Fun Day at The Legends Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
More scenes from Family Fun Day at The Legends Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
Sizzle, the mascot from the T-Bones, greeted fans at Family Fun Day Saturday, Aug. 24, at The Legends Lawn. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
The Sporting KC bus also was at the Family Fun Day Saturday, Aug. 24, at The Legends Lawn. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
More scenes from Family Fun Day at The Legends Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)
More scenes from Family Fun Day at The Legends Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24. (Photo copyright 2019 by Mary Rupert)