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July 2019

Monthly Event Hosted at The Loretto

July 24, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Loretto, 1111 West 39th St
Kansas City, MO 64111 United States
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For our annual BBQ in July, the Urban Core Group will be collecting food again for Harvesters. We've decided to extend the collection opportunities, as we have over the years, and challenge you to help us beat our previous year's donations (our 3 year total is over 1,450 meals). :) If a member donates 5 items/can goods to the Harvesters collection barrel at this evening's BBQ, 25% of a guest fee will be donated to Harvesters.  Also, you can click…

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August 2019

Monthly Event Hosted at the KC Community Gardens

August 28, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
KC Community Gardens, 6917 Kensington Ave
Kansas City, MO 64132 United States
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For more than 35 years, Kansas City Community Gardens (KCCG) has worked to increase food access, reduce hunger and promote healthy eating by empowering families to grow their own fresh vegetables and fruit. The organization’s work is driven by a simple idea: more than 300,000 people in Kansas City don’t have enough to eat. Beyond that, 1/3 of our urban residents live in neighborhoods where they are more likely to buy their food at a gas station than a grocery…

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September 2019

Monthly Event Hosted at Operation Breakthrough

September 25, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Operation Breakthrough, 3039 Troost Ave
Kansas City, MO 64109 United States
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Helping Kansas City families since 1971, Operation Breakthrough provides a safe, loving and educational environment for children in poverty and empowers their families through advocacy, emergency aid and education. Operation Breakthrough is a nationally accredited, not-for-profit corporation that began in 1971 by Sister Corita Bussanmas and Sister Berta Sailer as a response to requests from parents in the central city for quality child care for children of the working poor. Operation Breakthrough's vision is ALL children have the opportunity to…

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October 2019

Monthly Event Hosted at EGG (Economic Growth Gallery)

October 23, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
EGG (Economic Growth Gallery), 2659 Independence Ave
Kansas City, MO 64124 United States
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Our October event will be at the EGG (Economic Growth Gallery) with the Northeast Kansas City Chamber of Commerce in Historic NorthEast (HNE). Vote Your Main Street at https://www.nationalgeographic.com/voteyourmainstreet/kansas-city/ !!! Considering the building was originally built as a flower shop, a Halloween themed event with a showing of the 1960s movie “Little Shop of Horrors” with a concession stand of popcorn (we have a street vendor type of popcorn machine), old fashion bottles of soda and “embalming fluid” punch, movie-style…

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November 2019

Monthly Event Hosted by Bar K

November 20, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bar K, 501 Berkley Pkwy
Kansas City, MO 64120 United States
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Bar K is a Restaurant, Bar, Coffeehouse & Dog Park. Bar K is a unique and joyful destination featuring a modern bar, restaurant and coffeehouse, constructed out of repurposed shipping containers. They are located on the shore of the Missouri River in beautiful Berkley Riverfront Park, under the Heart of America bridge. They offer a “healthy casual” menu of tasty, affordable food, gourmet coffee, juices and smoothies, and a wide variety of locally brewed beers and craft cocktails in a…

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Happy Thanksgiving!

November 28, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving from the KC Urban Core Group! The Urban Core Group has been a catalyst toward strengthening our communities and building value, pride and enthusiasm within our neighborhoods since 1995. Join us where we discover exciting new places in the metro.   Click to Attend An Event!    

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December 2019

Happy Holidays 2019!

December 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

May the holiday season find you and yours well and warm, From the KC Urban Core Group! The Urban Core Group has been a catalyst toward strengthening our communities and building value, pride and enthusiasm within our neighborhoods since 1995. Join us where we discover exciting new places in the metro.   Click to Attend An Event!    

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January 2020

Monthly Event Hosted by Old Man Winter

January 22 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

We're looking forward to some great events in 2020 and we hope you'll join us! Learn about new projects and businesses in Kansas City's core and get to meet the people behind the projects.  Help us launch our 25th year!  Click to Attend An Event! Due to winter advisory, the Urban Core Group's event at Veterans Community Village on 1/22 has been rescheduled to 3/25.

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February 2020

Monthly Event Hosted by La Quinta Inn & Suites KC Beacon Hill

February 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
La Quinta Inn & Suites Kansas City Beacon Hill, 2321 Troost Ave
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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Wake up on the bright side in the fresh new Del Sol prototype, La Quinta by Wyndham Kansas City Beacon Hill.  The new hotel located at 2321 Troost Avenue, Kansas City, MO will operate as a Wyndham franchise, owned by Beacon Hill Hotel Operators, LLC and managed by TGC Hospitality Management of Wichita, Kansas. We are incredibly excited to join the prominent neighborhood of Beacon Hill, said Nick Esterline president and founder of TGC Group. The La Quinta by Wyndham…

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March 2020

Monthly Event Hosted at the Veterans Community Project

March 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Veterans Community Project, 1201 East 89th St.
Kansas City, MO 64131 United States

Urban Core Group members & supporters, Mayor Quinton Lucas, in conformance with the recommendations of the Center for Disease Control, has extended Kansas City’s State of Emergency for an additional 8 weeks, part of which is the banning of meetings of 50 or more people. This is part of the "social distancing" measures to slow the spread of the Corona virus. The Urban Core Group is, therefore, postponing both our March 25th event at the Veterans Community Project and our…

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