“I used to play those phone games like ‘Restaurant Story’ and ‘Chefs Quest’ all the time,” Honestly, it was a lot like those games; I just kept unlocking new levels and getting new equipment as we grew.” 

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Mon., Sept. 18, 7 pm: Beyonce 2023, GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium. The setlist should feature some of the most memorable songs from Beyonce mixed in with some recent work. Cost $40+ https://bit.ly/47yrgwr

Tue., Sept. 19, 7 – 9 pm: Young Black Writer’s Social. Charlotte Street Foundation, 3333 Wyoming St. Build community and solidarity with Black KC writers (aged 13-25), and learn from Black media professionals across the Midwest. FREE

Wed., Sept. 20, 9 am: Mission in Action: Tour VCP Kansas City, Veterans Outreach Center, 8825 Troost Ave. Join us for a 360-degree tour of Veterans Community Project in KC and see our mission in action. FREE

Wed., Sept. 20, 12 – 3 pm: Uzazi Village Clothing Boutique, 4232 Troost Ave. Clothing boutique offers infant clothing, from newborn to size 6, and maternity clothes. Schedule a free pickup from our clothing boutique by visiting Calendly https://bit.ly/481fLxZ

Wed., Sept. 20, 3 – 5 pm: Uzazi Village, 4232 Troost Ave. Missouri-based families — join us for our Diaper Depot to receive FREE diapers, size N – 6, by appointment only. Visit Calendly https://bit.ly/44GpjeH to schedule a diaper pickup time.

Thur., Sept. 21, 6 – 9 pm: KCCW Meet & Greet, Vine Street Brewery, 2010 Vine Street. Meet & Greet in the Beer Garden @ the beautiful new Vine Street Brewing Co. Historic building, beer, cigars, vibes. FREE

Thur., Sept. 21, 6 – 8 pm: Da’ Break Vol. 2: Protecting Community. The Blakk Co., 3634 Main St.  Black Male Educators will be able to leverage Hip Hop Culture in developing Culturally Sustaining Pedagogy and Practice while exploring Nas’ “King’s Disease” trilogy of albums. FREE

Thu., Sept. 21, 3 – 4 pm: Unified Government 2023 Service Awards,  701 N. 7th St. Trfy, KCK. Celebrate decades of public service at the Unified Government. FREE

Fri, Sept. 22, 7 – 9 pm: Prayer Rally for Kansas City, Hy-Vee Arena, 1800 Genessee St. Prayer for Schools against violence gathering. FREE

Fri., Sept. 22, 12:45 pm: KC Race, Equity & Inclusion History Bus Tour & Discussion. Kansas City Health Dept., 2400 Troost Ave. Join in this historical tour of KC. Afterward, we will discuss the impact through a local health, housing, and education lens. Cost $10 https://bit.ly/3r1FVjh

Fri., Sept. 22, 7 pm:  RnB Only Tribute Party. Record Bar, 1520 Grand Blvd. Sounds by @RockyMontana x @STREETKING85 w/ guest host @quezpresents. FREE

Sat., Sept. 23,  6 – 10 pm: Delta Eta Sigma Alumnae Chapter Sneaker Ball, Top Tier Venue, 4701 Blue Ridge Blvd. Celebrate our 50-year charter anniversary. Food, drinks and DJ. We ask that each guest bring an unwrapped toy to support our holiday toy drive. Cost $65

Sat., Sept. 23, 11 am: Block Party with KC Black Owned, International Apartments, 301 East Armour Blvd. Our vibrant community showcases small businesses with music, food, and shopping local. Food trucks, local makers, live DJ. FREE

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