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President's Day Holiday
City offices will be closed in observance of the President's Day holiday.
City Council Meeting
The City Council meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers.
Gallery Walk: African Americans in the West- From Explorers to Gold Seekers
Thursdays in February 2:00PM Diversity is a hallmark of westward expansion. Discover how African Americans participated in one of the greatest chapters of American history during this thirty-minute guided gallery walk.
Independence Community Garden Sign-Ups
Independence Community Garden Sign-UpsIf you’re a seasoned gardener or looking to try gardening for the first time, Independence has three community gardens to fit your needs. To sign up for a bed or find out more information, please come to one of the three locations listed below. Each bed is $5 for those who are low- to no-income and $15 for anyone else (cash only).Want to garden at the HyVee Garden?Where: 4545 S. Noland RoadWhen: Thursday, February 23, 4-6 p.m.Questions? Call Teequa at 478-6557Want to garden at the White Oak Garden?Where: Independence Health Department,515 S. LibertyWhen: Tuesday, March 7, 2-4 p.m.Questions? Call Selena at 816-325-7187Want to garden at the Habitat Garden?Where: 505 N. Dodgion StWhen: Tuesday, March 7 4-6pmQuestions? Call Christine at 816-230-0007
Trail Fun: African Americans in the West
Free with regular museum admission Saturdays in January-March 1-3pm Using a special brochure as your guide, discover how African Americans contributed in settling the western reaches of our continent. Upon completion of your adventure a Museum Guide will check your work and award a prize for your effort!
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