October 2014

Off the Wall

Off the Wall benefits Sheffield Place. sheffieldplace.org

Susan Boyle

She dreamed a dream…Susan Boyle is in concert at the Midland. midlandkc.com

Bow Ties for Babies

Bow Ties for Babies benefits Alexandra’s House. alexandrashouse.com

Vox Luminis

The Friends of Chamber Music present Vox Luminis. chambermusic.org

2nd Annual Tivol Watch Fair

2nd Annual Tivol Watch Fair will be held at Hawthorne Plaza

Gaudeamus

The Catholic Education Foundation’s Gaudeamus (Let Us Rejoice) event celebrates Catholic education. cefks.org

Boo Ball

Boo! The Boo Ball benefits St. Luke’s East Hospital. saintlukesgiving.org

Masquerade Ball

The First Hand Foundation Masquerade Ball raises funds for the First Hand Foundation. firsthandfoundation.org/ball

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Cellist Ben Sollee

Rock ’n’ roll cellist Ben Sollee performs as part of the Performing Arts Series at Johnson County Community College. jccc.edu/performing-arts-series

Battle of Westport Re-Enactment

The Battle of Westport 150th Anniversary Commemoration Re-Enactment is in Swope Park. battleofwestport150.org

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Pathetique

The Kansas City Symphony and Youth Symphony of Kansas City present a side-by-side performance of Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 6, "Pathetique". kcsymphony.org

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Exhibition in memory of Byron Cohen

Exhibition in memory of Byron Cohen featuring Hung Liu, Tilling the Soil 1988-2014 at both Byron Cohen Gallery (byroncohengallery.com) and Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art (sherryleedy.com)

November 2014

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40th Anniversary Celebration of Historic Kansas City

Historic Kansas City www.historickansascity.org 40th Anniversary Celebration I’m A Preservationist The Guild Kansas City Friday, November 7, 2014 7:00pm - 10:00pm Ticket price: $125/ticket Join us to celebrate Historic Kansas City to celebrate our 40th Anniversary and to kick off I’m A Preservation campaign with a gallery opening. Enjoy cocktails, heavy hors d’oeuvres, dance to a rockin’ band and shop our silent auction all at one of the coolest venues in Kansas City - The Guild. Questions, please contact Moxi Events at info@moxievents.com or 913-732-2405.

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The Power of Film, "Footloose," a benefit for Just Like You Films

Please join us at our new, signature event, The Power of Film, "Footloose," a benefit for Just Like You Films. Rewind your mix tapes and brush up on your Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon, because we are celebrating one of the great 80?s classics, Footloose. Enjoy an evening of delicious food and specialty cocktails and live music by The Zeros! Individual tickets start at $100 and include full bar, food and Footloose dancing! Various sponsorship packages are available as well. Sat., Nov. 8, 2014 at 7pm (6:30 VIP access) at The Roasterie's Bean Hangar Event Space Just Like You Films is a local, nonprofit film company that offers educators a powerful tool in the fight against bullying. Founder, Jen Greenstreet, and acclaimed photographer and videographer, Isaac Alongi, have collaborated to develop films and materials that educate the local and global community on how to communicate about difficult subjects, such as childhood cancer, burns, Down's Syndrome, and autism. JLY Films captures real life stories that teach children how all of us are more alike than we are different. A nonprofit organization, the existence of JLY Films relies on the support of the community. Your sponsorship dollars will help JLY Films distribute its current video library and create more powerful films that address new topics, including Cystic Fibrosis and Juvenile Diabetes.

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ReDiscover 45th Celebration

To commemorate our 45th anniversary, a celebration will be held on November 14th featuring actress and singer Jennifer Holliday. Ms. Holliday is a two time Grammy winner, and is best known for her Tony Award-winning performance as Effie White in Broadway’s “Dreamgirls”. Songs such as “And I’m Telling You, I’m Not Going” and “I’m Changing” catapulted Holliday to the top of the charts. Holliday will dazzle guests with her breathtaking voice as well as share her personal story as one who is in recovery from clinical depression. Read Jennifer Holliday's Bio. Holly Starr, local TV personality and professional model will emcee the celebration. The 45th Celebration will be held on Friday, November 14th at the iconic InterContinental Hotel located at the Country Club Plaza and will feature a silent auction, cocktails and a gourmet dinner.

October 2014

November 2014

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David Yurman Styling Event

Yurman stylist Travis Ngo will demonstrate how to mix classic and new Yurman pieces to create fresh looks at the Tivol Hawthorne Plaza location.

October 2014

December 2014

October 2014

The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art’s exhibition “The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky” unites Plains Indian masterworks found in European and North American collections from pre-contact to contemporary, ranging from a 2,000-year-old Human Effigy stone pipe to a 2011 beaded adaptation of designer shoes. nelson-atkins.org

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