City of Independence, Missouri

Calendar of Events




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Dates highlighted in red denote a scheduled event


2/1/2016

Citizens With Disabilities Advisory Board

The Citizens with Disabilities Advisory Board will meet beginning at 4 p.m. in Conference Room D, unless posted differently.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/1/2016

City Council Meeting

The City Council meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/2/2016

Heritage Commission Meeting

The Heritage Commission meeting begins at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers, unless otherwise posted.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/4/2016

African Americans in the West - guided tour

   Guided tour, 2:00 pm every Thursday in February.  Regular museum admission rates.

Discover how African Americans participated in one of the greatest chapters of American history in the 30-minute guided tour. 

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific


2/4/2016

Board of Health Meeting

Board of Health meeting at 6 p.m. in the Health Department Conference Room.

Independence Health Dept., 515 S. Liberty St.


2/6/2016

African Americans in the West - Children's Activity

Saturdays January - March, 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Regular museum admission rates.

Using a special brochure, learn about African Americans in the American West.  Perfect for families.


      

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific


2/6/2016

Treasures of the Mattes Library

 A library lovers special event. 10:00 am - 12:00 noon

Event is free, regular museum rates to tour exhibits.

The Mattes Research Librarycontains the largest collection of pioneer diaries, letters, and journals in the region available for research purposes.  We invite you to investigate some of the original items within the collection and test your luck transcribing.

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific


2/8/2016

City Council Study Session

The City Council Study Session will begin at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/9/2016

Citizens Advisory Board on Solid Waste Management

Meeting from 5 - 6:30 p.m. in Conference Room D.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/9/2016

Planning Commission

The Planning Commission meets at 6 p.m., usually on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month, in Council Chambers. Date may change due to holidays.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/11/2016

African Americans in the West - guided tour

   Guided tour, 2:00 pm every Thursday in February.  Regular museum admission rates.

Discover how African Americans participated in one of the greatest chapters of American history in the 30-minute guided tour. 

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific


2/13/2016

African Americans in the West - Children's Activity

Saturdays January - March, 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Regular museum admission rates.

Using a special brochure, learn about African Americans in the American West.  Perfect for families.


      

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific


2/13/2016

Nature Story Time

Valentines for Groundhogs 11:00 a.m. - Noon 2nd Saturday of the month (January - April) Explore the outdoors, make crafts and listen to great stories. This program is offered in partnership with the Kansas City Public Library. Call 816.325.7115 for more information.

George Owens Nature Park, 1601 S. Speck Rd.


2/15/2016

President's Day Holiday

City offices will be closed in observance of the President's Day holiday.


2/16/2016

City Council Meeting

The City Council meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/18/2016

African Americans in the West - guided tour

   Guided tour, 2:00 pm every Thursday in February.  Regular museum admission rates.

Discover how African Americans participated in one of the greatest chapters of American history in the 30-minute guided tour. 

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific


2/18/2016

Board of Adjustment

Board of Adjustment meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/18/2016

Japanese Sister City Committee

The Japanese Sister City Committee meets on the third Thursday of each month in Conference Room D at 7 p.m. unless posted differently.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/19/2016

York - Brown Bag Lunch Lecture

12:00 noon - Free

Bring yhour lunch and join museum Curator of Education Richard Edwards for a look at the life of York, the African American slave who traveled with Lewis and Clark on their exploration west.

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific


2/20/2016

African Americans in the West - Children's Activity

Saturdays January - March, 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Regular museum admission rates.

Using a special brochure, learn about African Americans in the American West.  Perfect for families.


      

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific


2/20/2016

Full Moon Hike - Snow Moon

6:00-7:00 p.m. - We will meet in the park lodge. Enjoy a guided hike through the park during the Snow Moon (rises at 4:18 p.m.) Space is limited to 15 participants. Call 816.325.7115 to reserve your spot. No baby strollers or light up shoes, please. Please wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather. Binoculars are recommended.

George Owens Nature Park, 1601 S. Speck Rd.


2/22/2016

Council Work Study Session

The City Council will meet at 6 p.m. in Conference Room D for a work session.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/23/2016

Planning Commission

The Planning Commission meets at 6 p.m., usually on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month, in Council Chambers. Date may change due to holidays.

City Hall, 111 E. Maple, Ground Floor


2/25/2016

African Americans in the West - guided tour

   Guided tour, 2:00 pm every Thursday in February.  Regular museum admission rates.

Discover how African Americans participated in one of the greatest chapters of American history in the 30-minute guided tour. 

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific


2/27/2016

African Americans in the West - Children's Activity

Saturdays January - March, 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Regular museum admission rates.

Using a special brochure, learn about African Americans in the American West.  Perfect for families.


      

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific