Wire KC Weekender
Disproving the myth that "there's nothing to do in Kansas City" one week at a time. Forward to colleagues, friends, & visitors and see you around town!
Brianna Myers

Restaurant Week features an array of restaurant participants so that diners can visit old favorites and also try the many new restaurants that have opened recently in the Kansas City metro area. Specially priced lunch and dinner menus are offered for fixed prices.

A Kansas City, Missouri Play and Musical of "The Wiz" 1978 version 

Purpose Driven Life Productions of KC presents “A Cry for Help”. An original production by LaShenna Flowers-Hargraves, "A Cry for Help" is the riveting story of a family that has suffered from generations of abuse in many forms...Domestic Violence, Substance Abuse, and a lifetime full of unspoken truths.
Wire KC Black Game Night
Whether you're that cousin who doesn't know how to play spades to the family champion at Dominoes, Black Game Night has something for you. Join the Wire KC, black professionals from around the 816/913 area, and Big Brothers Big Sisters for a night of games, trash talk, new friends, and good times.
Struggling with hair loss related issues? Here’s how I can help!

Join me at Posh Restoration Facilities Saturday January 13, 2018 as owner/stylist Christina Williams discusses holistic options that could prevent you from making a trip to the dermatologist. 
Join us on Saturday, January 13, 2018, from 5 - 6:30 for music, dance and celebration in honor of MLK with guest speaker, Rev. Jackie Hawkins. 

Ladies, it's time to let go of expectations and move into alignment. It's coming up to mid-January and we're inundated with messages about goal setting, perfection, get-it-all-right-or-nothing-will-work type messages. 

Let's try something new this year. Let's leave hustle and expectations in 2017 and welcome in alignment in 2018. Mindset and Mimosas - the new way of kicking off the new year! 
The Central Library has made a resolution - to offer tours of our historic and beautiful building!

Experience a guided, beyond-the-bookshelves tour of the Central Library's unique spaces and rich history. Space is limited, so please RSVP.

We’ve all heard the saying “New Year, New Me” well, The Laya Center wants to help you become a better version of the same you! We're giving you access to THE ultimate detox!
Come Sip with HBS Martin Luther King weekend... 

Join us for a Sunday Social! No work on Monday means Sunday Funday. Ashton D J Martin will be spinning all night! Happy hour all night including $2 off classic cocktails, house wines and beers. As always, complimentary valet!

UpDown Nightlife & Fifth Avenue Introduce 
Necessary Vibes 
5p - 10p 
Westport Ale House


This is the annual state-sponsored MLK celebration presented by Lessie Thompson which occurs at St. James United Methodist Church

Join the Linwood YMCA as we celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Engage in fun projects and a great discussion about Diversity and inclusion. 

On Monday, January 15th, 2018, volunteers will join City Year's 3,000+ AmeriCorps members at locations across the United States to participate in a day of service. City Year commemorates the Civil Rights Movement and honors the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by celebrating Dr. King's birthday as a "day on, not a day off". In partnership with Northeast High School, City Year has created transformational service projects such as mural and wall painting and service projects just for children. Nearly 300 volunteers from across Kansas City will come together on this day to transform and enhance Northeast High School in an effort to reconnect, transform, uplift, and inspire the students, staff, and community.

Join the Greater Kansas City Morehouse Alums and the I AM KING FOUNDATION for an awesome day of service. We will be doing a complete cleaning of the W.E.B. DuBois Learning Center. The DuBois Learning Center has been offering educational enrichment in the Kansas City community for over 40 years. 
All Regular Scheduled Classes are FREE Today in Honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Art Dance Yoga Monday Schedule: 
6:00am-7:00am Morning Flow (5504 Troost) 
12:00pm -1:00pm Power Vinyasa (5504 Troost) 
5:30pm-6:30pm Children Dance Class - 6 years+ (5506 Troost) 
6:00pm-7:00pm Hatha/Vinyasa (5504 Troost)

May we find a moment of silence within our practice in his honor and for justice and peace in which he dedicated is life.

Celebrate 110 years of sisterhood and service to all mankind with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Upsilon Rho Omega Chapter!
The Porter House KC Speaker Series presents Financial Empowerment for Small Businesses Featuring Shakia Webb with UMB bank and Davin Gordan with Alt-Cap.

Introducing Branding with Jas the Branding Workshop for hustlers to make their brands stand out from the crowd. 

Have a great weekend!
Kansas City residents march on City Hall to protest schools being open during Martin Luther King Jr.'s funeral on April 9, 1968.

We stand on their shoulders. Carry on the legacy.

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