Friday, May 17
Starting at 7 p.m., instructor Jeff Onyx shares information about merchandise and building a brand during this free workshop at the The Groundhog Day Theater, 6906 N. Oak Trafficway. At 8 p.m., Cameron Whitfield, Edward Bell and headliner Brian McDowell will perform. Admission is $10. The show is recommended for adults.
Saturday, May 18
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.
Starting at 8 a.m., Spring Yoga at the Farm begins for the season. Classes run through June 22 at the 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 more information about this free event, call 691-3069.
Starting at 8 p.m., Hilary Hope presents “Game of Thrones” at The Groundhog Day Theater with Nick Scott, Emily Lenza, Noble Freeman, Rod Reyes, Hope, Sam Martin and Teague Hayes. Costumes are encouraged. The show is for adults. Admission is $10.
Monday, May 20
Life Improving Fitness Training starts at 10 a.m. at the Northland Shepherd’s Center, 4805 NE Antioch Road. A matter of balance begins at 1 p.m. For more details about these programs, call 452-4536.
Crafting begins at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of the Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. At 6:30 p.m., kids can build with LEGOs including building the Lunar Rover. Registration is required; call 454-1306. The Mystery Book Group meets at 7 p.m.
The Gladstone Planning Commission will meet at 7 p.m. in the city council chambers, 7010 N. Holmes St.
Tuesday, May 21
The 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.
Storytime for toddlers is 10 a.m. at the Antioch library branch. The Tuesday Morning book group meets at 11 a.m. At 2 p.m., people can participate in chair yoga. At 6:30 p.m., there will be a chance to learn about Twitter. Registration is required for the last three events; call 454-1306.
The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Gladstone Community Center.
Wednesday, May 22
Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets from 9 to 10 a.m. weekly at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 6409 NW 72nd St. in Kansas City North. For information, call 741-8708.
Storytime for families is at 10 a.m. at the Antioch library branch.
The Gladstone Farmers Market will offer fresh produce, crafts, baked goods and other items from 2 to 6 p.m. along the access street behind City Hall.
A kids cooking class will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the Gladstone Hy-Vee, 7117 N. Prospect Ave. The kids will make three recipes. Registration is $10 and participants must sign up at customer service.
Thursday, May 23
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. Weigh-in is from 8:45 to 9:30 a.m. For more information, call 781-0315.
Break Time Club starts at 9:30 a.m. The Life Improving Fitness Training starts at 10 a.m. at Northland Shepherd’s Center. Peer Exercise Program Promotes Independence begins at 11:15 a.m. The Lucky Ladies Support Group meets at 1:30 p.m. For more details about these programs, call 452-4536.
Storytime for babies is at 10 a.m. at the Antioch library branch. At 2 p.m., people can learn how to save files on cloud storage. Registration is required; call 454-1306. Kids at the library can meet up at 6:30 p.m. Teens can learn about STEAM. Registration is required; call 454-1306.
The Gladstone Area Chamber of Commerce’s monthly lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m. at Staley Farms Golf Club, 10310 N. Olive Ave. The program is part of Mid-Continent Public Library’s Square One Small Business Services. Call by Friday, May 17, for reservations at 436-4523.
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.