City of Independence, Missouri

Palmer Center Activities and Events for March 2023

111 East Maple Avenue | P.O. Box 1019 | Independence, Missouri 64051 - 0519 | 816-325-7000




March 27, 2023


Media contact:

Meg Lewis, Public Information Officer

(816) 325-7086


Palmer Center Activities and Events for April 2023


INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – The Palmer Center at 218A N. Pleasant St. in Independence, MO is operated by the City of Independence and is dedicated to the mission of improving the overall health of adults 60+. For more information call (816) 325-6200 or visit the website Programs offered in April include:


This Month’s Highlighted Programs

Please note events will be held at the Palmer Center located at 218A N. Pleasant Street in Independence, Mo. unless otherwise indicated. Call (816) 325-6200 for registration or further information.


Health Screenings Blood Pressure Checks: Monday, April 3, from 10-11:15 a.m. by Cleveland University Tuesday on April 18 from 9:30-11:15 a.m. by Visiting Nurses Association and on Thursday, April 6 from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. by Research School of Nursing.


Eggs - Beyond Breakfast Friday, April 7, at 10:45 a.m. 

Eggs can be delicious and nutritious at breakfast, lunch, and dinner! Get some new ideas for preparing this versatile and protein-packed staple. This event is co-sponsored by Natural Grocer. 


Veteran’s Café Thursday, April 13, at 10:30 a.m.

Join other Veterans and family members for coffee, pastries, conversation, and learning about veteran benefits. Co-sponsored by Good Shepherd Hospice.


Hermann, Missouri, Thursday, April 20, from 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. Deadline to pre-register is March 17. Price is $119   

Tour Stone Hill Winery and enjoy lunch in their restaurant. Next, tour the Hermann Farm and then end the day with a tour and tasting at the Wurst Haus. This trip requires some walking on uneven surfaces.  


Ice Cream Social Friday, April 21, at 12:15 p.m.

Socialize with your friends while enjoying an ice cream treat. Co-sponsored by Archwell Health


Steamboat Arabia Museum & KC Fountain Tour, Wednesday, May 10, from 9:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. Deadline to pre-register is April 5.

View the largest single collection of pre-Civil War artifacts in the world during a tour of the Steamboat Arabia Museum. After visiting the Museum, enjoy an included box lunch and free time to explore the City Market. In the afternoon, the motorcoach will take us past more than 20 of the most famous fountains in Kansas City. Price: $68


New Theatre - Million Dollar Quartet, Wednesday, May 24, from 10:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Deadline to pre-register is April 21.

This thrilling musical takes you inside Sun Recording Studios for an unforgettable Rock ‘n’ Roll session. Price: $59