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January 16 - January 22

Working to make Midtown a great place for ALL.
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Councilman Bunch will be providing an update on 4th District and
City-wide initiatives and projects for our first luncheon of the new year.

Registration is required by 1/17. Ticket price: $20


New Midtown KC Now Store Front Mural!

Check out our newest store front mural, 'Sunrise on a Kansas City Skyline'  by KC artist, Gillian Drake! Through our partnership with Kansas City Artists Coalition, we host a new artist mural every six months. Through compensation and exposure, this is just one of the ways Midtown KC Now supports local artists.

Registration is required by 1/20. Ticket price: $40

If you joined Midtown KC Now for 2022, THANK YOU for your donation!
We now ask you to support us and our vision to make
Midtown a great place for all for the new year.

Become a 2023 Midtown KC Now Donor today!
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For your contribution, you or your organization will be listed in The Midtown Weekly newsletter and our website for all of 2023, and your donation will be featured
on our snazzy Community Room Donor Wall for all to see.


Thank you for supporting Midtown!

Cultivate KC Annual Farmers & Friends Meeting
Saturday, February 11
Plexpod Westport Commons, 300 E. 39th St., KCMO 64110
 8:00 am – 1:00 pm (with optional lunch to follow)
Join Cultivate KC for the 18th Annual Farmers & Friends Meeting, a gathering that brings together our city’s farming and food dreamers and doers to share knowledge and perspectives, start conversations, dream about what a healthy food system could look like, and then venture out to make it happen.
The meeting features keynote speakers Linda & Luke Black Elk, a presentation and interactive discussion focusing on the 2023 Farm Bill led by Hamsa Ganapathi and Hannah Quigley of the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, and How I Built This Expo Sessions with engaging, interactive discussion to share, learn and make connections.
Event link here:
this week
midtown kc now luncheon - 1/19
city in motion fundraiser @ hamburger mary's - 1/19
scout day @ wwI museum - 1/21
venetophilia @ plaza library - 1/22
the iceman cometh @ the met - until 1/22

upcoming events
midtown kc now's main event - 1/24
kc streetcar main street meetup - 1/24
life & myth of bo jackson @ plaza library - 1/24
westport wednesday - 1/25
refuge @ unicorn theatre - 1/25 - 2/12
seed & plant swap - 1/28
lunar new year festival @ the nelson - 1/29
midtown kc now coffee klatch - 2/1
city in motion's modern night @ the gem theater - 2/4
cultivate kc farmers & friends - 2/11
westport wednesday - 2/22
kcac art auction - 2/25
kc brew fest @ union station - 2/25
opening reception for the art of discovery - 3/3
uncorked @ union station - 3/4
westport st. patrick's day run - 3/11
st. patrick's day parade - 3/17
westport wednesday -  3/29
planting independence - 4/21 - 4/22
nfl draft - 4/27 - 4/29
celebration at the station - 5/28

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LEIGH by Thursday, the week before the date of the event.
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Frye & Company
Shook, Hardy, & Bacon
Joyce Thompson
Ann & David Thurston

Buttonwood Financial Group
Kansas City Young Audiences
Kissick Construction
LISC of Greater KC
St. Paul's Episcopal Day School
Union Hill Animal Hospital
Westport Land & Management


Lauren Hruby - Silent H Real Estate
Hutchings / Carrier
Tom Platt
Taliaferro & Browne

Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers
Car Wash 103
Heart of Westport Neighborhood Association
Main Street Laundry
Old Hyde Park Historic District
RE/MAX State Line Commercial Real Estate
Dana Strueby
Upcycle Piano Craft
Westport Presbyterian Church
Doris Yonker

Vern & Ben Barnet
Laura Burkhalter
Nicola Heskett

Will & Kelsey Riley
Kansas City Artists Coalition
Kite Singleton

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