Friday, June 14
Starting at noon, the dietitian at the Gladstone Hy-Vee, 7117 N. Prospect Ave., will offer a free store tour to look at foods that may lower cholesterol.
Starting at 2 p.m., lessons on Facebook, including how to navigate the newsfeed and reach families and friends, will be at the Antioch branch of the Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. Call 454-1306 to register.
Sounds on the Square starts at 7 p.m. at 602 NE 70th St., with Platinum Express. The band performs the music of the 1960s and 1970s.
At 8 p.m., Lynn Navratil, Ty Clay, a mystery guest and headliner Mick Rice Hall will perform at The Groundhog Day Theater, 6906 N. Oak Trafficway. Admission is $10. Hilary Hope hosts an open mic at 10 p.m.
Saturday, June 15
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.
Spring Yoga at the Farm begins at 8 a.m. at Atkins-Johnson Farm, 4109 NE Pleasant Valley Road. Register at the Gladstone Community Center or by phone at 423-4200. Attendees should bring a yoga mat, water and towel.
An Overeaters Anonymous support group will meet from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at North Kansas City Hospital, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive. For details about this free event, call 691-3069.
Each month, comedian Hilary Hope hosts a showcase with a different theme. This month “Who Remembers the 1990s?” at The Groundhog Day Theater. Performers are Cam Whitfield, Emily Lenza, Lynn Navratil, Peter Lyrene, Noble Freeman, Aaron Scarbrough and headliner Spencer Perkins with a musical interlude from Patrick McFarland. Costumes are encouraged. Admission is $10 and the show is for those 18 and older.
Monday, June 17
Starting at 10 a.m. Life Improving Fitness Training, designed to help senior adults stay strong, is at 2800 Clay Edwards Drive in North Kansas City. A matter of balance class is 1 p.m. at the same location. The class aims at addressing falls. Call 452-4536 for more details about both classes offered through the Northland Shepherd Center.
The craft group, Crafting at Antioch, meets at 10 a.m. at the Antioch library branch. Call 454-1306 to register.
At noon, the Gladstone Hy-Vee dietitian will offer a free store tour to look at possible foods to help control diabetes.
Northern Nights Toastmasters meet at 7 p.m. at First Bank of Missouri, 5959 NE Antioch Road.
Tuesday, June 18
The Gladstone Rotary Club meets at 7 a.m. Tuesdays 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 454-3256.
Toddler storytime in the park will be at 10 a.m. at Oak Grove Park, located at Northeast 76th Street and North Troost Avenue.
The Tuesday Morning book group meets at 10 a.m. at the Antioch library branch. The music workshop for teens meets at 6:30 p.m. Learn how to navigate the home computer. Call 454-1306 to register for the events.
The Gladstone Parks and Recreation Advisory Board meets at 5:30 p.m. at Gladstone Community Center, 6901 N. Holmes St.
Wednesday, June 19
Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets 9 to 10 a.m. weekly at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 6409 NW 72nd St. in Kansas City North. For information, call 741-8708.
At 11:30 a.m., Brian Wilbond, Right At Home marketing manager; and Beverly Green, client care manager, will present the Together We Care caregiver meeting at the Northland Shepherd Center, 5601 NE Antioch Road, Suite 12. The two will offer practices and details on resources in caregiver training. Lunch will be provided. To register, call 452-4536.
Storytime in the Park is at 10 a.m. at Chouteau Greenway Park, located at Northeast 42nd Street and Chouteau Trafficway. At 2 p.m., people can learn how to use Findmypast, a way to search for ancestors including Irish records and censuses from the United States and the United Kingdom at the Antioch library branch. Call 454-1306 to register.
At noon, the dietitian at Gladstone’s Hy-Vee will offer a free store tour about foods that may lower blood pressure.
Gladstone Farmers Market will be from 2 to 6 p.m. along the access street behind City Hall.
The Gladstone Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event starts at 4 p.m. at the Northland Animal Welfare Society, 6972 N. Broadway.
Thursday, June 20
Take Off Pounds Sensibly No. 1072 meets at Immanuel Presbyterian Church, 3800 NE Parvin Road, Kansas City. The meetings are at 9:30 a.m. For details, call 781-0315.
Break Time Club starts at 9:30 a.m. The Life Improving Fitness Training starts at 10 a.m. at the Northland Shepherd’s Center. The Peer Exercise Program Promotes Independence program is 11:15 a.m. For more details about these programs, call 452-4536.
At 10 a.m., visitors can learn about the Royals Scholastic Victory Program at the Antioch library branch. Call 454-1306 to register. Storytime for babies begins at 10 a.m. At 6:30 p.m., people can learn how to open a restaurant. Kids at the library meets at 6:30 p.m. The Teen STEAM event is also at 6:30 p.m. Call 454-1306 to register for the last three events.
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.
American Legion Post No. 626 will not be holding its monthly meeting. Post members and guests are encouraged to meet at The National WWI Museum and Memorial on the courtyard at 8 p.m. for the Taps at the Tower Ceremony at 8:45 p.m. Call 787-1548 or visit www.al626mo.com for the meeting information.