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Jun
19
Farmers Market at the Independence Uptown Market
Saturdays:  May — October, 7 AM – 1 PMWednesdays:  June — September, 7 AM – 1 PM
Jun
19
Toddler Town on Tour (3 of 12)
9am - 11am. Join us as we explore various playgrounds throughout Independence and work on an outdoor craft or activity. Ages 2-9 years and parents are required to stay with their children. Call 816.325.7115 for more information.
Jun
19
ABILENE, KS Trip 9:30 a.m.
Depart Independence and head west to Abilene, KS, once know as the wickedest town in the west. Stop on the way in Junction City for an on your own lunch. Once you reach Abilene, take a ride on the Abilene and Smokey Valley Railroad. The 10 1/2 mile round trip goes through the rolling Smokey Hill River Valley and the neighboring community of Enterprise, KS. After your train ride, visit the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum. Following your museum tour, enjoy an included dinner of pan-fried chicken, cole slaw, mashed potatoes and gravy, cream style corn, biscuits, beverage, and dessert at the world famous Brookville Hotel.Date: Wednesday, June 19 Time: 9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.Deadline to pre-register: May 15 Price: $95
Jun
19
A Matter of Balance 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. - Wednesdays
Register by April 24, 2019 $10 Registration FeeA Matter of Balance is an 8 week class designed to reduce the fear of falling and teach fall prevention strategies. Registration is required.Who should attend?The program is designed to benefit older adults who:? Are concerned about falls? Have sustained falls in the past? Restrict activities because of concerns about falling? Are interested in improving flexibility, balance and strength? Are age 60 or older, community-dwelling and able to problem solveWhat do participants learn?The program enables participants to achieve significant goals. They gain confidence by learning to:? View falls as controllable? Set goals for increasing activity? Make changes to reduce fall risk at home? Exercise to increase strength and balance
Jun
20
Board of Adjustment Meeting
The Board of Adjustment will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers.
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