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Saturday, October 15, 2022

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Sat, October 15th - 10:00am
Introduction to Genealogy
Introduction to Genealogy

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Description: Our popular genealogy classes are back! Genealogy expert Alisa Branham will provide clear guidance on how to start and organize your family history research, along with advice on which DNA tests are best for beginners. A handout will be provided, including a list of great how-to books, helpful videos and links to various online resources. Class will end with a brief Q&A session. Tickets for each class are $15 for Watkins Museum members and $25 for general admission. For tickets, access this link: Submitted by: Will Haynes Watkins Museum of History

Sat, October 15th - 10:00am

Sat, October 15th - 12:00pm
Zona Rosa Fall Fest
Zona Rosa Fall Fest

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Description: Ah, the time of year when Pumpkin Spice is in the air and Football is on TV - Fall is upon us! Join us for a fun fall festival at North Park (green space south of Dillard’s)! There will be activities for everyone from shopping, yard games, and food trucks to beer tasting, pumpkin decorating and live music! This event is sure to be fun for the whole family! GAMES, FOOD TRUCKS & MORE!Food TrucksPumpkin Decorating with Kanbe's MarketFace PaintingYard Games from KC CrewJoin Kansas City's original Maker's Market, The Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair. Located on Stoddard Bridge, just south of North Park.Live music from Austin Reed and Chilly June! BEER & WHISKEY TASTINGDon't miss out on tastings from local breweries and distilleries.Sign up for the tasting event here: up to become a craft vendor here: Submitted by: Katy Wade KC Crew

Sat, October 15th - 12:00pm

Sat, October 15th - 7:30pm
Count Basie featuring the New York Voices
Count Basie featuring the New York Voices

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Description: Directed by Scotty Barhhart, CBO has won every respected jazz poll in the world at least once, won 18 Grammy Awards, performed for royalty, appeared in TV shows and movies, and played at every major jazz festival and major concert hall in the world. The latest honors are the 2018 Downbeat Readers Poll Award as #1 Jazz Orchestra in the world, and a Grammy Nomination for their 2018 acclaimed recording, "All About That Basie." This great 18-member orchestra is still continuing the excellent history started by Basie of stomping and shouting the blues, as well as refining those musical particulars that allow for the deepest and most moving of swing. For tickets and more information visit our website! Submitted by: Erin Colacicco McCain Auditorium

Sat, October 15th - 7:30pm

Sat, October 15th - 7:30pm
Salsa Dancing Lessons!
Salsa Dancing Lessons!

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Description: This pure beginners lesson is geared for folks who have never touched salsa dancing in their lives. We learn on our feet and start out immediately with learning/hearing the counting followed by basic step, right hand turn, side step, cumbia step, and cross body lead (male) steps. Partner work will be taught after the basic steps, but don’t worry if you’re attending alone! Absolutely no experience or partner is necessary to join in the fun of this salsa dancing lesson. Instructor Laura Ulrich brings a wealth of dancing experience to her fun, accessible classes. Tickets include three free wine samples. Price is per person. Come as early as 6:00 p.m. to enjoy wine before dancing! Submitted by: Hannah Magee Weston Wine Company

Sat, October 15th - 7:30pm


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91.5 FM KANU Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas City
96.1 FM K241AR Lawrence (KPR2)
89.7 FM KANH Emporia
99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute

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