Kansas City Stuff

Looking for something to do in the metropolitan Kansas City, Missouri/Kansas area. Here are some ideas for activities including entertainment, sports, and more.

o Kansas City is known for Jazz music and Bar-B-Que.
o Our major newspaper: The Kansas City Star
o Television in Kansas City:
In some parts of the metro area you might get KQTV Channel 2 (ABC, St. Joseph, MO)

What to know what is on all of these TV stations? Try tvguide.com, Yahoo!TV or Zap2it (zip code 64130 will get KC listings for you).

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o Places to visit and things to do in metro Kansas City
o Professional Sports in metro Kansas City
o Want to eat?
o Area Libraries
o Recycling in metro Kansas City - help take care of our planet
  • RecycleSpot.org has a searchable list of recycling and reuse services in Greater Kansas City.
  • Bridging the Gap has several recycling centers and other projects that support our environment. They can always use volunteers to help.
o Quilt Shops in the Metropolitan Area
  • Harper's Fabric & Quilt Co., 7918 Santa Fe Drive, Overland Park, KS 66204, (913) 648-2739 or toll free (877) 780-2SEW. In downtown Overland Park just west of Metcalf between 79th and 80th streets.
  • Patchwork Pals, 1701 NW Burdette Crossing, Blue Springs, Missouri 64015, (816) 622-8484. Southwest of 7 Highway and Duncan Road intersection.
  • Peddler's Wagon, 115 Main St., Parkville, MO 64152, (816) 741-0225. Corner of 2nd and Main St.
  • Prairie Point, 11950 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Shawnee, KS 66216 (913) 268-3333.
  • Quilter's Haven, 116 N. Clairborne Rd., Olathe, KS 66062, (913) 764-8600. Located 1 block east of I-35 at the Santa Fe exit (exit 218).
  • Quilter's Station, 3680 NE Akin Drive, Lee's Summit, MO 64063, (816) 525-8955 or toll free (866) 649-8024. Take I-470/291 Highway to Woods Chapel Rd. West on Woods Chapel Rd. to Ralph Powell Rd. Left (south) on Ralph Powell Rd. Quilt shop is on the right, just past the Sonic Drive-In.
  • Rustic Yearnings, 4621 S. Shrank Drive, Independence, MO 64055, (816) 373-2423. Northeast corner of 40 Hwy. and Shrank. The quilt shop faces 40 Hwy. with a Quilt Shop sign over the doors.
o Transportation
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