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Friday, September 23, 2022

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Fri, September 23rd - 10:00am
Yoga Brain Festival
Yoga Brain Festival

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Description: Welcome to Yoga Brain 2022 We're back and bringing a wide range of yoga practices and wellness resources from Kansas City to St. Joe, MO. Location Yoga Brain spreads across 60 acres in St. Joseph, MO off Highway 59 between rolling hills and the Missouri River. The exact address will be released 30 days prior to the event. Event Schedule From Ashtanga to Ecstatic Dance, the 2022 itinerary includes classes and workshops of the following: Ashtanga Acro Yoga Breath Work Chakras Ecstatic Dance Herbalism Intimacy + Communication Kundalini Live Musical Performances Live DJs Nutrition Sound Baths Vinyasa Yoga Nidra Your Brain on Drugs: A Lecture Series Registration begins at 8am Saturday and Sunday What to Expect: A wide range of asana classes and reflective workshops Art & Creative Corners Periodic Guided Meditations and Ecstatic Dance Local Food and Art Vendors Holistic Practitioners Mental Health Resources Live Dance + Musical Performances Interactive Art + Live Painting Camping Available What to Bring: Yoga Mat Bug Spray Camping chairs/canopy Blankets and towels Coolers/Drinks/Snacks Camping: Across 60 acres, camping guests may hop on a hay ride or board a boat to and fro the campsite to the festival grounds. ARRIVALS: 2pm on Friday, September 23rd Participants must check-in by 4pm on Saturday, 9.24 - $10 parking fee - Booze is BYO. A $25 Alcohol Permit will be offered to participants over the age of 21. Please contain your beverages inside of the camp grounds and drink responsibly. Vendors: Bring your business to our festival and expand your brand across the KC community. Your $100 Application Fee will cover the following: Booth space Table Brand post on our Instagram Brand Name in Programming and Marketing Buchanan County Vendor Fee Volunteers: Help behind the scenes and score your ticket as an asset to this event. Apply here and sign up as a volunteer. For more details, please visit https://www.eventvesta.com/events/17961/t/tickets This event runs from Sep 23, 2022, 10:00am to Sep 25, 2022, 10:00pm Submitted by: Jennifer Martin Yoga Brain

Fri, September 23rd - 10:00am

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fri, September 23rd - 7:00pm
Downtown Topeka Walking Ghost Tour
Downtown Topeka Walking Ghost Tour

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Description: Downtown Topeka Walking Ghost Tour Step back in time as we tour the historic and very haunted Downtown Topeka area. Ghost Tours of Kansas has investigated most locations on the South Kansas Avenue block and confirmed hauntings. Highlights include Shadow Man in Jayhawk Tower Alley, the ornery gentleman at former Quiznos, the highly spirited former psychic's shop and many more. Of course the Capitol Building has a number of deaths and freak accidents attached to its existence. Walking tours are approximately 1 hour 15 minutes and 1 mile long. Businesses are accessible to go inside during their regular business hours. After 5pm most businesses are closed. Many interesting photos have been captured during this tour so bring your camera's and recorders. The tour meets in front of 733 S. kansas Avenue, Topeka. Tours last approximately 1 hour 15 minutes and cost 12.00 per person. Downtown Topeka Walking Ghost Tour 2022 Don’t see the date you want? Schedule your own private walking tour Submitted by: Cathy Ramirez Ghost Tours of Kansas

Fri, September 23rd - 7:00pm

 
Fri, September 23rd - 7:00pm
The February Sisters: Remembering & Moving Forward
The February Sisters: Remembering & Moving Forward

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Description: In February 1972, they took a stand. By occupying a KU building and demanding gender equity in policies that affected women students, faculty, and staff on campus, the courageous February Sisters spurred change locally and nationally. Join us 50 years later as Christine Smith and Kathryn Tuttle recreate these events with special readings, discuss the February Sisters’ impact, and give their thoughts on gender equity today. This event will be held in-person and also livestreamed on the Watkins Museum of History Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter. Submitted by: Will Haynes Watkins Museum of History

Fri, September 23rd - 7:00pm

 
Fri, September 23rd - 7:30pm
Jake Shimabukuro
Jake Shimabukuro

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Description: Over the past two decades, acclaimed Hawaii-born ukulele player Jake Shimabukuro has proved that there isn’t a style of music that he can’t play. While versatility for any musician is impressive, what’s remarkable about Jake’s transcendent skills is how he explores his seemingly limitless vocabulary—whether it’s jazz, rock, blues, bluegrass, folk or even classical—on perhaps the unlikeliest of instruments, the ukulele. Responding to the urgent calls of his fervent imagination, Jake has taken the ukulele to points previously thought impossible, and in the process, he’s reinvented the applications for this tiny, heretofore underappreciated four-string instrument, causing many to call him “the Jimi Hendrix of the ukulele.” Jake’s incredible journey has taken him from local phenom to YouTube sensation, and from playing tiny clubs to headlining the world’s most prestigious concert venues, like the Hollywood Bowl, Lincoln Center and the Sydney Opera House. He’s performed on the biggest TV shows and has released a string of award-winning, chart-topping albums. Just recently, he was nominated by President Joe Biden to serve as a member of the National Council on the Arts. It’s fair to say that Jake has picked up more than a few admirers—millions of them, actually—but it wasn’t until he began his latest album that he discovered how many of his fans were, in fact, his very own musical heroes. Two years in the making, Jake & Friends, started out with a modest idea of featuring perhaps two or three guest stars, but the concept quickly grew. His most creatively ambitious project to date, the album features collaborations with a who’s who of music royalty, from Willie Nelson and Bette Midler to Jimmy Buffett and Kenny Loggins. Visit lied.ku.edu for more information or call 785-864-2787. Submitted by: Betsy Ostrander Lied Center of Kansas

Fri, September 23rd - 7:30pm

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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