What To Do In Kansas City This Weekend

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Looking for something inexpensive or free to do this weekend? Here are a few ideas!

Lowe’s Build & Grow Clinic
Lowe’s Stores
Saturday, November 14th
10:00 a.m.
Cost: Free

Come on out to Lowe’s and make this fun garage with your kids this weekend. You can sign up and find the details here.

Mayor’s Christmas Tree Lighting
Downtown Overland Park, KS
Friday, November 13th
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

Come get in the holiday spirit in Overland Park. The tree will be lit at 6:15 p.m. Santa will make an appearance and there will be free hayrack rides, entertainment and a great chance to start on that holiday shopping.

In addition to having a great time, you can help SAFEHOME. They are in need of basic necessities such as toilet paper, paper towels and diapers.

You can read more on how to help SAFEHOUSE and the tree lighting event here. (Thanks KC Parent!)

Meet Corduroy the Bear
Barnes & Noble – Town Center Plaza
Leawood, KS
Saturday, November 14th
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

Come out and meet Corduroy the Bear and hear some of his favorite stories. Be sure to pack the camera to take lots of fun pictures! (Thanks KC Parent!)

Compost Critters
Anita B. Gorman Conservation Center
4750 Troost
Kansas City, MO
Saturday, November 14th
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: Free – No Reservations Required

Digging in the dirt is a treasured childhood memory. Worms discovered in the soil provide hours of entertainment for the young at heart. Discover how worms recycle your food scraps into fertile garden soil. Get some dirt under your fingernails as you create new memories making mini-composters from take-out containers, newspaper, and table scraps. They’ll even provide worms and grass seed to get you started. Read more here.

The Doo-Dads
Papa Kenos
7901 Santa Fe Dr.
Overland Park, KS
Saturday, November 14th
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

Doo-Dad Mike will perform his favorites and more. There will be coloring pages, pizza and more — fun for even all ages. (Thanks KC Parent!)

So – what are your weekend plans?

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