Friday, Dec. 6

At 10 a.m., Sammie Scott, the dietitian at the Gladstone Hy-Vee, 7117 N. Prospect Ave., will take participants on a tour to look at foods that may help improve heart health.

Linden Square ice rink is open 5 to 9 p.m. at 602 NE 70th St. Tickets are $5 per adult, $3 for seniors and children 4 and under skate free.

Ryne Thorson and headliner Mike Saccone perform at 7 p.m. at The Groundhog Day Theater, 6906 N. Oak Trafficway. Admission is $10. The show is designed for those 18 and older. A chance to sign up to try new material is at 9:30 p.m. with the show starting at 10 p.m. The event is hosted by Hilary Hope and Noble Freeman.

Saturday, Dec. 7

The Linden Square ice rink is open 1 to 6 p.m.

From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., there will be a model train extravaganza at the Antioch branch of the Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. Call 454-1306 to register.

At 10 a.m., the dietitian at the Gladstone Hy-Vee will take participants on a tour to look at foods that may help improve diabetes.

Linden Square ice rink is open from 1 to 6 p.m. All skaters skate for $3 on Sundays.

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 or email kc.hall@nkch.org.

The Groundhog Day Theater presents “A Christmas Carol,” the classic Charles Dickens story, performed as a one-man show by Missouri Valley College theater department faculty member Harold Hynick. Performances are at 1 and 5 pm. Admission is $10. Tickets available on EventBrite.com.

Monday, Dec. 9

At 10 a.m., senior adults can take a strength-training program called Life Improving Fitness Training at Northland Shepherd’s Center, 5601 NE Antioch Road. Call 452-4536.

The craft group Chatty Crafters meets from 10 a.m. to noon at the Antioch library branch. Call 454-1306 to register.

The dietitian at the Gladstone Hy-Vee will take participants on a tour at 10 a.m. to look at foods that may help improve heart health.

Gladstone City Council meets at 7:30 p.m. in the council chambers, 7010 N. Holmes St.

Tuesday, Dec. 10

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

Take Off Pounds Sensibly No. 0015 will meet in the lounge at North Cross United Methodist Church, 1321 NE Vivion Road. Weigh-ins are to be completed by 9:20 a.m., and the meeting starts at 9:30. For more information, call Linda at 454-3256.

Break Time Club starts around 9:30 a.m. at the Northland Shepherd’s Center. Call 452-4536 for more details.

Storytime for toddlers is at 10 a.m. at the Antioch library branch. At 5:30 p.m., Reading Boosters explores history, theater and literature. Call 454-1306 to register for the last program.

At 10 a.m., the dietitian at the Gladstone Hy-Vee will take participants on a tour to look at foods that may help improve diabetes.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 10906 meets at 7 p.m. at 7027 N. Locust St. For details, call 454-3988 or visit myvfw.org/mo/post10906.

Wednesday, Dec. 11

Storytime for families is at 10 a.m. at the Antioch library branch. The Vital Conversations book group meets at 1 p.m

The dietitian at the Gladstone Hy-Vee will take participants on a tour at 10 a.m. to look at foods that may help improve heart health. At 2 p.m., a walk will look at nutrition that may improve diabetes.

Gladstone Kiwanis Club meets at noon at Antioch Bible Baptist Church, 800 NE 72nd St. Interested persons and prospective members are welcome.

Thursday, Dec. 12

Break Time Club starts at 9:30 a.m. followed by LIFT exercise class at 10 a.m. at Northland Shepherd’s Center. PEPPI exercise class begins at 11:15 a.m. and Lucky Ladies Support Group meets at 1 p.m. Call 452-4536 to register.

Storytime for babies is at 10 a.m. at the Antioch library branch. At 5:30 p.m., Reading Boosters explores history, theater and literature. At 6:30 p.m., there will be a kids gaming night and a teen gaming night. Call 454-1306 to register for the last two programs.

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

The Northland Quilters Guild meets at 10 a.m. at Gashland United Methodist Church, 7715 N. Oak Trafficway, Kansas City. For details, call 741-0320.

The Nitetime Needlers Guild quilting group meets at 7 p.m. at Hillside Christian Church, 900 NE Vivion Road. For details, call 741-0320.