EVENT DATE : January 24, 7:00AM
The Pavilion at John Knox Village

Join us for the 16th Annual Mayor's Character Breakfast! We will recognize 12 individuals for Reflections of Character, 1 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner and 1 Business of Ethics. There's no better way to start your year off right! Tickets are $20, tables seat 8 or 10. For tickets visit Interland3.donorperfect.net

EVENT DATE : January 24, 2:00PM
Places Manhattan Room 1001 NW Chipman Rd, Lees Summit

Village Hospice is partnering with the Veterans History Project to provide training on how to best interview veterans and preserve their stories within the Library of Congress. This workshop will be taught by a practicing professional oral historia, and is open to all who are interested. Please RSVP to Angel at 816-347-2578 by Monday, Jan. 14. Light refreshments provided. 

EVENT DATE : January 26, 12:00PM
Longview Lake Kansas City, Missouri 64081

This "unbearable" event is a unique opportunity to show your bravery as you support local Special Olympics athletes by plunging into the frigid winter waters. Proceeds benefit Special Olympics Missouri. Participants must be at least 10 years old and raise a minimum of $75 by event day.  Register  at give.somo.org/site/TR?fr_id=1363&pg=entry

EVENT DATE : January 31, 10:30AM
Powell Gardens

Growing orchids in Kansas City (or the midwest) can be easy if you know how to care for them. Brent Tucker, Horticulturist of Seasonal Designs and Events, will show you all of the steps and tools that you need to have abundant southern blooms.For more information visit PowellGardens.org

EVENT DATE : January 31, 11:00AM
Embers Candle Bar 315 SE Douglas St, Lees Summit

Make a candle  and make a difference for Missouri German Shepherd Rescue. We will be donating 20% of all of our profits that day to MOGS. With over 70 scents to choose from there is something for everyone on our wall. For more information call (816) 719-3911 info@emberscandlebar.com

EVENT DATE : February 5, 6:30PM
HyVee Wine & Spirits Tasting Room

Join us for this months Beer Club with COOP Ale Works! We'll learn about the brewery and sample their tasty brews.Be among the first to sample and have the option to purchase this years Alpha Hive Double IPA. Pizza will be provided. $10 per person. Seating is limited so sign up in advance with the wine and spirits department today.  

EVENT DATE : February 7, 7:00PM
Konrad's Kitchen and Tap House

Live music performed by Joshua T. Merello & Ric Gordon. Art & photography displays from Joshua T. Merello, Justin M. Lodoli, Jasmine Ali, Dulcinea Herrera, and Bailey Pianalto.

EVENT DATE : February 8, 7:00PM
Paradise Park 1021 NE Colbern Rd. Lee's Summit

Our middle school-aged teen guests (12-15 yrs old) can enjoy a night of fun with their friends at the Park. For only $20. Enjoy Unlimited play on Go Karts, Rock Wall, Bumper Cars, Mini Golf and Laser Tag Maze, a $5 fun card, and a personal pizza. Sponsored by Lee’s Summit CARES at Paradise Park!  

EVENT DATE : February 9, 1:00PM
Union Station

This event will feature over 40 breweries, 100 beers, music, and food. Admission if $40 for General Admission (2pm to 5pm) and $50 for Early Admission (includes an additional hour from 1pm to 2pm featuring rare and limited beers). Admission includes beer. Food is sold separately.

EVENT DATE : February 10, 9:00AM
Sky Zone Lee's Summit 2801 NE McBaine Drive

Come out and meet the Trolls. Let the little ones take photos and play with their favorite movie character. Toddler $12.99 and one parent plays free; $5.99 for an additional parent to play. SkySocks sold separately. Ages 7 and under - if they can walk they can jump.

EVENT DATE : February 12, 7:00PM
Smoke Brewing Company

Paint Nite is invading bars and restaurants near you with everything you need to create a one-of-a-kind painting. We’ll guide you and your friends through two lively hours of creativity, drinking, and laughing ‘til your cheeks hurt. The best part? You don’t have to be an artist to have an amazing time.

EVENT DATE : February 16, 11:00AM
The Stanley

Engaged couples join us from 11 am - 3 pm for a free bridal show. Select vendors will be featured (along with Stanley staff) to answer questions about your upcoming event. Browse through all of our spaces - including the Historic Space, Aspen Room, Kingston Room, and the Rooftop.

EVENT DATE : February 23, 8:00AM
The Historic Scarritt Building 818 Grand Blvd. Kansas City

During Heart Awareness Month, dress up and raise funds and awareness for heart failure that only affects mothers during or shortly after pregnancy. For more information or to purchase tickets to "Second Chance Prom" visit AMomsHeart.org

EVENT DATE : March 2, 6:00PM
The Pavilion at John Knox Village

Join the Lee's Summit Educational Foundation at the 20th Annual Taste of Lee's Summit. This adult-only fundraising gala features local restaurants, a silent auction and fast-paced live auction. Event proceeds support Lee’s Summit R-7 student scholarships, classroom grants, instructional technology, early childhood education and music programs across our school district!