Jonathan Kharfen, the architect for the Museum at Prairiefire, will discuss the process involved in developing the initial concept into the actual building. He will also talk about design concerns specific to museums.
Organized by the American Museum of Natural History, Mythic Creatures: Dragons, Unicorns & Mermaids explores fantastic beings that humans everywhere have brought to life over thousands of years through stories, songs and works of art.
Ready for your next life challenge? Join Kansas City's premier women-only Half Marathon and 5K that celebrates you and your accomplishments. Grab A Girlfriend and Register Today! The time you spend training, socializing and running together might just be the best time you spend together all year long. Plus, when you run, you make a difference. During registration, you choose the charity you want to support, a portion of your entry fee will go to that charity.
Every Monday through Thursday night from June 23 to August 28 from 9 p.m. till close, the family-friendly restaurants will highlight a playlist of the “best of” songs from some of rock’s biggest names.
If you joined us for the Street Music Contest during Opening Preview Weekend, you had the chance of hearing nine extremely talented bands and solo artists play for us on Friday & Saturday and voted for your favorites! Well, the votes have been tallied and the winner revealed!
(By JENEÉ OSTERHELDT - kansascity.com) Big-box stores and suburban sprawl come to mind every time another strip mall sprouts up.
There might be a stylish indie boutique or a major brand that’s hard to find, but overall, you just don’t think of these shopping centers as hot destinations. Let alone summer musts.
Until Prairiefire, the sexy new development at 135th and Nall in Overland Park. It’s worth the drive. There’s something fresh and spirited about it. We could give credit to the Museum at Prairiefire, because being the little cousin to the American Museum of Natural History in New York is a little more than cool.
"(Reuters) - A collection of 85 million-year-old fossils including a fish as big as a great white shark with a face like a bulldog has been donated to a new Kansas museum after an outcry from scientists helped scrap a San Diego museum's plans to sell them at auction."
What happens when you put four friends for life together who love to make music? In Kansas, you get Of The Forest - Kabes on drums, Ali on vocals, Seth on vocals & acoustic, and Jared on electric guitar.
Let's cut to the chase: you need a web that works for you. And by you, we mean YOU. So we decided we needed to pull up our bootstraps and see what we could do to make your life a little bit easier, and hopefully, a bit more fun.