Community events for the week of June 28-July 5

Mark your calendars

June 28, 2013 

Vacation

Bible School

(July 8-12) 9-11:30 a.m., Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 1025 SW Ward Rd. – Discover “From Raindrops to Rainbows” at our free week long Vacation Bible School. Ages 3-12 welcome. Register online and invite your friends! For more information call 816-246-5192 or go to www.gethsemaneleessum

mit.com.

June 28

Lee’s Summit

Sunrise Rotary Club

7:15 a.m., Emaline Ballroom – Every Friday morning you are cordially invited to attend the Lee’s Summit Sunrise Rotary at the Emaline Ballroom, 616 SW Third St. You will have the opportunity to meet our many business members, have breakfast provided by local restaurateurs and hear an interesting program. The meeting is finished by 8:30 a.m. For more information, call 816-222-0771.

Music in the Park

6:30 p.m., “The Clementines” (rock covers), “Scott Moyer Band” (rock), Howard Station Park – Enjoy free Friday night concerts from Memorial Day to Labor Day in Howard Station Park in Downtown Lee’s Summit. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on.

Howard Station Park is located at the corner of Third and Main streets. For more information, call 816-246-6598.

June 29

Farmers Market

7 a.m., corner of Second and Douglas streets – Every Wednesday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to sell out, shoppers can get some of the freshest produce in town. For more information, call 816-246-6598.

Greenwood Parks & Rec Freedom 5K

8 a.m., (June 29) Joel Dean Hitt Park – Register at https://www.eventunited.c

om/Events/Kansas-City

-Sport-Commission/Fre

edom-5K-2013/Registe

r/Participation. Packet pick up 4-7 p.m., June 28or 7:15 a.m., June 29 Also join us for Greenwood’s 23rd Annual Freedom Celebration

Back to Summit

(featuring an outdoor showing of the movie “Back to the Future”)

6-11 p.m., Summit Fair Shopping Center – For more information call 816-607-5422.

Tour De Lakes

Bike Ride

7 a.m.-noon, MCC-Longview Recreation Center – For more information call 816-969-1541.

Backyard Bash

(featuring an outdoor showing of the movie “The Amazing Spiderman”)

7-11 p.m., Paradise Park – For more information call 816-246-5224.

July 1

Al-Anon

Noon, First Presbyterian Church of Lee’s Summit, 1625 NW O’Brien Road – Is someone’s drinking causing you problems? Come to Al-Anon and join friends and family of alcoholics. The group meets weekly at noon on Mondays and 7:30 p.m. Thursdays.

Lee’s Summit Toastmasters

Club

6 p.m., Legacy Christian Church, 2150 E Langsford Road – The Lee’s Summit Toastmasters Club No. 5317 meets on the first, third and fifth Mondays each month for those interested in public speaking. Guests are always welcome.

July 2

Freedom to Speak Toastmasters

Noon, John Knox Village, 500 NW Murray Road – Toastmasters International is a non-profit organization that helps members develop and improve their public speaking abilities. The Lee’s Summit group meets at John Knox Village on the first, third and fifth Tuesdays of the month. For more information, call 816-347-7832.

Lee’s Summit Downtown Rotary Club

4:45 p.m., Lee’s Summit Firefighters Union Hall, 322 SE Douglas St. – The club’s mission is to meet the charitable needs of the local community and participate in worldwide humanitarian causes by utilizing the energy and dedication of its members. Numerous local and international charities are supported by the club’s efforts. To learn more about the club, go to www.lsdowntownrotary.

com or contact Keith Stidham at 816-554-8610.

Kiwanis Club

6 p.m., Lakeside Dining Room at John Knox Village – The Kiwanis invite you to join them as they volunteer their time to serving the children of the world. The Lee’s Summit chapter of the Kiwanis are dedicated to service projects including sponsoring little league baseball and softball teams, assisting with Hope House, providing scholarships and other projects. For more information, call 816-461-5204.

Core Restore

for Mothers

6:30-8:30 p.m., Summit Strength Physical Therapy, LLC, 800 NW Main St. – is a unique class taught to women. The class is taught by Amanda Fisher, PT, DPT, a women’s health physical therapist at Summit Strength Physical Therapy. Core Restore educates women on their anatomy/ physiology and looks at the importance of low back, pelvis and pelvic floor muscles.

Fear Not Support Group

7 p.m., Tuesday evenings, New Summit Presbyterian Church 1800 NE Independence – Fear Not Support Group is a Christ-Centered support group for anxiety and depression. Material is based on the Christian 12 Steps also Anxiety Centre http://www.anxietycentre.

com/, also “The Anxiety/Phobia Workbook” by Edmund Bourne.

July 3x

Farmers Market

7 a.m., corner of Second and Douglas streets – Every Wednesday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to sell out, shoppers can get some of the freshest produce in town. For more information, call 816-246-6598.

July 4

Independence Day

The Stars and Stripes 5K and Lil’ Firecracker Fun Run

7 a.m., Summit Fair Shopping Center – Packet pickup for the event will be at Summit Fair from 2-6:30 p.m. on July 3 and race day at from 6-6:45 a.m. To register online to participate in the Stars and Stripes 5K or Lil’ Firecracker Fun Run please visit www.starsandstripes5k.

com. Registration will also be available at packet pick up on July 3 or before the race on July 4.

July 5

Lee’s Summit

Sunrise Rotary Club

7:15 a.m., Emaline Ballroom – Every Friday morning you are cordially invited to attend the Lee’s Summit Sunrise Rotary at the Emaline Ballroom, 616 SW Third St. You will have the opportunity to meet our many business members, have breakfast provided by local restaurateurs and hear an interesting program. The meeting is finished by 8:30 a.m. For more information, call 816-222-0771.

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