Friday, Aug. 30

At 7 p.m., the 2019 Sounds of the Square concert series at Linden Square, 602 NE 70th St., continues with the group Anne Lee & the Lucky So and Sos. The band plays Big Band music, swing and more.

At 8 p.m., comedian Steve Kramer comes home to the Northland and performs at The Groundhog Day Theatre, 6906 N. Oak Trafficway. Tickets are available at www.eventbrite.com. Hilary Hope hosts an open-mic night at 10 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 31

The Gladstone Farmers Market will offer fresh produce, crafts, baked goods and other items from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. along the access street behind City Hall, located on the north side of Northeast 70th Street, next to the Linden Square bandstand and park.

At noon, murder mystery theater comes to Gladstone with Lee Mueller’s “Murder Me Always,” a murder play within a murder play. The show needs 11 characters including five men, four women and two nonspecific characters. Stage and improv experience are helpful but not required. At 8 p.m., comedian Steve Kramer performs.

An Overeaters Anonymous support group will meet from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at North Kansas City Hospital, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive. For more information about this free event, call 691-3069.

Sunday, Sept. 1

Cameron Whitfield and three other comedy friends will perform in a showcase at 7 p.m. at The Groundhog Day Theater. Admission is $10.

Monday, Sept. 2

All government buildings, libraries and most businesses will be closed in honor of Labor Day.

Tuesday, Sept. 3

The Gladstone Rotary Club meets at 7 a.m. Tuesdays at Fairview Christian Church, 1800 NE 65th St. For more information, call 587-2522.

Storytime for toddlers is at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of the Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. The 5:30 p.m. Kid Lit event is for reading boosters. Call 454-1306 to register.

At 10 a.m., the dietitian at Gladstone Hy-Vee, 7117 N. Prospect Ave., offers a free store tour to look at foods that may help lower diabetes risks and improve heart health. Call 452-6500 or stop by the customer service desk to register.

There will be an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Gladstone Community Center, 6901 N. Holmes St., to discuss the future of North Oak Trafficway. The hosts are Mid-America Regional Council, the city of Kansas City and the city of Gladstone. For more details, call Kaley Wells at 216-6571.

The Gladstone Planning Commission meets at 7 p.m. in the city council chambers, 7010 N. Holmes St.

Wednesday, Sept. 4

Storytime for families is at 10 a.m. at the Gladstone library branch. Play and learn time is at 11 a.m. for preschoolers and their families. At 6:30 p.m., visitors can learn how to sell food projects in stores. At 6:30 p.m., adults who need to improve their English skills can take classes. Call 454-1306 to register.

An Overeaters Anonymous support group will meet from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at North Kansas City Hospital, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive. For more information about this free event, call 691-3069.

At 7 p.m., a trivia night full of comedy will be at The Groundhog Day Theater. Teams of up to five people can compete for prizes. Admission is $5 per person to play. Teams are limited to 20.

Thursday, Sept. 5

Take Off Pounds Sensibly No. 1072 meets every Thursday at Immanuel Presbyterian Church, 3800 NE Parvin Road, Kansas City. The meetings are at 9:30 a.m. Weigh-in is 8:45 to 9:30 a.m. For more information, call 781-0315.

Break Time Club meets at 9:30 a.m. at the Northland Shepherd’s Center. LIFT exercise class starts at 10 a.m. while PEPPI exercise class begins at 11:15 a.m. The Lucky Ladies support group meets at 1:30 p.m. Call the Northland Shepherd Center at 452-4536 to register for any of these programs.

Storytime for babies is at 10 a.m. at the Gladstone library branch. The Kid Lit program to boost reading skills is at 5:30 p.m.

At 6:30 p.m., there are more ELL/ESL classes for adults who need to improve their English at the Antioch library branch. Call 454-1306 to register. At 7 p.m., there will be teen screen.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly No. 787 meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Kansas City North Community Center, 3930 NE Antioch Road. For more information, call 452-1509.