On the fourth Friday of every month through August, 2017, the downtown Lee’s Summit businesses hold a Fourth Fridays Art Walk. Admission is free. This event, which runs from 5 to 8 p.m., includes artist receptions, artist showcases, Music in the Park at Howard Station Park, street theater, Yoga in the Streets, and more. Themes for the 2017 season […]
On the 3rd Thursday of every month, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is holding a Third Thursday event. Admission is free (adults only). This event, which runs from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., includes live music, free programs, art activities, Happy Hour in the Bloch Lobby with small plates and a full bar ($), and more. The Nelson-Atkins Museum […]
On the third Friday of every month, the galleries and art studios in the Englewood Station Arts District hold an art walk to showcase local and national artists. Admission is free. This event, which runs from 5:30 to 9:00 p.m., includes a rotating collection of art from more than four dozen local and regional artists, street performers, music, refreshments, and more. […]
On the first Friday of every month, the businesses in the 18th & Vine Jazz District are holding a First Fridays event (both indoors and outdoors). Admission is free. This event, which starts at 4:00 p.m., includes live music, local art and craft vendors, food trucks, dancing, and more.
On the first Friday of every month, the galleries and art studios in the Crossroads District hold an art walk to showcase local and national artists. Admission is free. This event, which runs from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., includes exhibits, artist demonstrations, refreshments, and more. The Crossroads District is located at 17th and Wyandotte in Kansas City, […]
Looking for some activities for the kids? Or perhaps you’d like to improve your own skills. Michaels has free craft classes for kids and adults, as well as some that are free with purchase. A new schedule is posted each month here. Michaels has locations in Kansas City, Overland Park, Shawnee and Lee’s Summit. Be sure […]
Looking for something fun to do with your kids? Kaleidoscope offers free 40-minute Family Art Sessions using leftover material from Hallmark. Tickets are offered the day of the workshops on a first-come, first-served basis. All children must be accompanied by an adult, and there must be at least one adult for every six children. Adults […]
On Friday, August 14, 2015, the Plaza Branch of the Kansas City Public Library is holding a Young Rembrandts event. Admission is free. Here’s a blurb about the event from the Plaza Library Web site: “Drawing is a fundamental skill that can—and should—be learned by all children. The Young Rembrandts® method teaches drawing while developing visual learning skills […]