Shepherd’s Center to hold Book and Bric-A-Brac sale May 10-11

The Shepherd’s Center of KCK will hold its 25th annual Book and Bric-A-Brac sale from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 10 and 11, at the First Baptist Church of Turner, 701 S. 55th, Kansas City, Kansas.

Those who would like to donate books or household items are encouraged to bring donations to the church beginning at 8 a.m. Thursday, May 9.

Donors may also call the Shepherd’s Center office to request donation pick up at 913-281-8908.

For more information, call the Shepherd’s Center office, or email

No clothing or magazines are desired.

NAACP to meet May 7

The Kansas City Kansas Branch of NAACP will meet May 7 at the Bethany Medical Building, second floor meeting room, 21 N. 12th St., Kansas City, Kansas.

The regular executive committee meeting will start at 6 p.m. and the regular membership meeting at 7 p.m.

Sheri Hall will be speaking for the P3 WyCo Engage group. All members and the public are encouraged to attend the branch regular monthly meetings and to invite others to come.

For further information, call 913-281-7900.

Fairfax Industrial Association to meet May 9

The Fairfax Industrial Association will meet for a luncheon at 11:15 a.m. Thursday, May 9, at the Board of Public Utilities offices, 540 Minnesota Ave., Kansas City, Kansas.

Melissa Clark, FIA executive director, will be the speaker. On the program is the unveiling of Fairfax District monument signs, updates on Fairfax projects, railroad crossings, code enforcement, property taxes and Fairfax Drainage District.

The sponsor of the meeting will be Citizens Bank.

The luncheon fee is $25. To register for the meeting, visit