FEATURED EVENTS | Kids Out and About Kansas City

FEATURED EVENTS

The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures Opening!

We are pleased to let you know that T/m is making preparations to re-open its doors. The museum will welcome the general public beginning Wednesday, July 15. Members and volunteers are invited to a soft-reopening from July 8-11.
Dates: 
07/15/2020
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Location:

5235 OAK ST
Kansas City, MO, 64112
United States

Phone:

(816) 235-8000

Free Virtual College Prep Bootcamp from Commonpoint Queens

Commonpoint Queens is excited to offer a free virtual College Prep Boot Camp! This will be an intensive two-week program that will explore key topics in the college application process. The bootcamp will run in three sessions from July 13-24, July 27-August 7, and August 10-21. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.
Dates: 
07/13/2020
07/14/2020
07/15/2020
10am EDT / 9am CDT / 8am MDT / 7am PDT / 6am AKDT
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

718-225-6750

VIRTUAL EVENT: Streaming | Meet an Astronomer | First Light for the QWSSI Instrument with Dr. Gerard van Belle - July 14 at 2pm Pacific from Lowell Observatory

Lowell Astronomer Dr. Gerard van Belle has developed a brand-new telescope instrument that uses state-of-the-art high-speed imagers to try to beat the blurring effects of the Earth’s atmosphere. This instrument, QWSSI (pronounced “quizzy”), has just been mounted onto a telescope for the first time and achieved “first light”, a special astronomical milestone for new instruments that indicates that the first starlight photons have been collected by its detectors.
Dates: 
07/14/2020
5pm EDT / 4pm CDT / 3pm MDT / 2pm PDT / 1pm AKDT
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

928/774/3358

Sunset Drive-In Concert: The Zeros with The Suburbans

Free, family-friendly event. No ticket necessary. ROCK & ROLL takes on a whole new meaning this year at Sunset Music Fest. We’re ROCKIN’ with some of our favorite local talents and ROLLIN’ as a drive-in concert series. Cruise over to Town Center Plaza Thursday nights July 23 - August 6 to enjoy a live concert from the comfort of your car while tuning-in via FM radio or bring a lawn chair for an up-close view to the stage. Gates open at 5:30PM, music starts at 7PM. Capacity is limited. First come, first served.
Dates: 
07/23/2020
07/30/2020
08/06/2020
Gates open at 5:30PM, music starts at 7PM
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Location:

5000 W. 119th Street
Shawnee Mission, KS, 66209
United States

Phone:

(913) 498-1111

Annie's Signature Sweet Virtual Kids Summer Baking Camp

Join me for my virtual kids baking camp. This is a 5 day camp live on Zoom the weeks of June 29th, July 20th and August 3rd.
Dates: 
07/20/2020
07/21/2020
07/22/2020
varies
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Seneca Falls Revisited Online Conference: Celebrating the Vote

A virtual conference the first of its kind celebrating women’s accomplishments for the last 100 years addressing issues facing women today ranging from ERA to voting and tackling the future challenges while pondering on solution propositions
Dates: 
07/23/2020
07/24/2020
07/25/2020
Thurs 10 am - 6 pm, Fri. 8 am - 8 pm, Sat. 8 am - 7pm
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

1 (917) 979-5175

Summer Music Camps Online

Music Beyond Measure Studios is offering Summer Music Camps Online! For just 1-hour a day, make new friends and master new skills! We welcome kids ages 6 and up to join in on the FUN!
Dates: 
07/13/2020
07/14/2020
07/15/2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, 10:00 am - 11:00 am, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm.
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

(919) 294-8413

HCCC Virtual Craft Camp

This summer, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft is going digital! Join HCCC for week-long virtual craft camps for kids between the ages of 5 and 12. Virtual Craft Camp is designed to encourage creativity, experimentation, and self-expression, while introducing kids to a variety of craft materials and processes. Camp options include an in-depth exploration of fiber art or clay, or a tour of various craft processes in our mixed-media camp.
Dates: 
07/13/2020
07/14/2020
07/15/2020
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

713-529-4848

Online Film Camp- Barbara Seniors Harkins Foundation

Young filmmakers will learn the moviemaking process including pre-production, storyboarding, filming techniques, and post-production editing. They will also understand how to use music, and sound effects to add drama and excitement to their film. At the end they will create their own short film to be screened at the end of camp, or to be filmed during the fall in September 2020. This hands-on online Film Camp was created to teach young Filmmakers, how to produce a Short Film Project. All Instruction is live and interactive. Filmmakers will have the have the opportunity to learn firsthand from award-winning filmmakers how to create a short, plus they will participate in hands-on production learning without ever having to leave their homes. There will also be collaboration from other young Filmmakers across the world during the pre- production/production of their projects.
Dates: 
07/20/2020
07/21/2020
07/22/2020
9:00am-12:00pm OR 1:00pm-4:00pm PACIFIC
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

(310) 226 – 8441

Marine Education Center Virtual Tour! 10:30 EDT

Watch the Marine Education Center Virtual tours of differ topics related to the Long Island Sound! This summer they will be weekly, Tuesday and Friday at 10:30 a.m.
Dates: 
07/14/2020
07/17/2020
07/21/2020
10:30am EDT / 9:30am CDT / 8:30am MDT / 7:30am PDT / 6:30am AKDT
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

(914) 777-7784 Ext 205

WeekEnder : The Magnetics at Crown Center

Wrap up the work week and start your weekend enjoying music from a local band while munching and sipping from food trucks and our Crown Center restaurants. Food trucks and tents: Burnt End BBQ, Estrella Azul and Kona Ice. Burnt End BBQ, Estrella Azul, and Kona Ice.holic beverages may not be brought in but will be available for purchase. We ask event attendees to follow current CDC guidelines, including the wearing of face coverings, frequent hand washing (and use of hand sanitizer) and maintaining distance from others. If you are ill or have symptoms you should not enter the event space.
Dates: 
07/17/2020
6-9 pm
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Organization:

Crown Center

Location:

2450 Grand Blvd
Kansas City, MO, 64108
United States

Phone:

(816) 274-8444

Movie in the Park: Shrek (Drive-in)

Shrek, an ogre living alone in a swamp, is suddenly invaded by a horde of fairy tale characters, such as the Big Bad Wolf and the Three Little Pigs, all refugees of their homes who have been shunned by the evil Lord Farquaad. Please enter the south parking lot from Woodsonia Drive and remain in your vehicle during the movie. The movie can be heard through your car radio or a portable FM receiver. The FM station will be provided when you arrive. Restrooms will be available at the complex. (This event has been changed to a drive-in movie to help limit the spread of COVID-19 in our community.)
Dates: 
07/17/2020
9-11 pm
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Location:

Freedom Fields- Lenexa
22601 W 83rd St
Lenexa, KS, 66227
United States

Phone:

913.477.7100

VIRTUAL EVENT: Danbury Library presents: Vashti Harrison's Trailblazing Women for Kids July 16th at 2pm Eastern

The Danbury Library is partnering with PBS to present this Facebook Live Event. Spend some time with your children learning about influential women who helped shape our history presented by Vashti Harrison, author and illustrator of "Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History" and "Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World".
Dates: 
07/16/2020
2pm EDT / 1pm CDT / 12pm MDT / 11am PDT / 10am AKDT
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

203-797-4528

VIRTUAL EVENT: Digital Children's History Hour at 10:30am Mountain from Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

Join us for Children’s History Hour from the comfort of your home! Find out how to register on our website for information on how to tune into our Zoom meeting at 10:30 a.m. for a live program! While all ages are welcome, this program is designed for children ages 5-10 and their families. Enjoy story time, a brief history program, and a guided craft.
Dates: 
07/15/2020
07/25/2020
08/19/2020
12:30pm EDT / 11:30am CDT / 10:30am MDT / 9:30am PDT / 8:30am AKDT
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

(719) 385-5990

Lenexa Farmers Market

Come visit our outdoor market on Lenexa’s civic campus at 87th Street Parkway and Winchester Street. Vendors offer a variety of fresh vegetables, fruit, meat, eggs, baked goods, flowers, body care products and more. Everything at the Lenexa Farmers Market is locally raised, grown or made within 250 miles.
Dates: 
07/14/2020
07/18/2020
07/21/2020
SATURDAYS: May 16–Oct. 31: 8 a.m. to noon TUESDAYS: May 26–Sept. 1: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m
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Organization:

Lenexa Farmers Market

Location:

17101 W. 87th St. Pkwy
Lenexa, MO, 66215
United States

Phone:

913-477-7500

Outdoor Movie Night: Star Wars The Last Jedi

Bring your lawn chairs and join us under the stars for an outdoor showing of Star Wars: The Last Jedi! We'll bring the screen and movie, you bring the blankets, chairs, pillows and snacks! Better yet, let one of our many Red Bridge restaurants handle the food, drinks and treats! Carry out and/or "movie-side" delivery will be available from Barrio KC, Blue Moose - Red Bridge, China Dragon, and The Daily Limit. Plus, special late-night snacks from Caleb’s Breakfast & Lunch!
Dates: 
07/18/2020
8:30-11:30pm
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Location:

11212 Holmes Road
Kansas City, MO, 64131
United States

Phone:

(816) 960-1444