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1904 Valentine's Day at the Lanesfield School

Experience a traditional 1904 Valentine’s Day! Use pen and ink as you make a valentine. Shop for your sweetheart in the gift shop! Drop-in between 1 pm and 5 pm. every Friday and Saturday, January 24 through February 15, 2020. Admission is free!

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Chocolate Galore

Join in this fun winter challenge in Mrs. Mahaffie's kitchen! We'll be trying out 1860s recipes using unique ingredients on our wood burning cookstove. Sample your creations and decide: was food really tastier in the olden days?

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Chinese New Year Celebration

Each winter, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art hosts a Chinese New Year celebration, featuring live music, dance performances, a Chinese calligraphy demonstration, art activities, learning in our Chinese art gallery, Chinese food, as well as activities featuring the New Year’s zodiac animal. FREE, no tickets required. January 26, 2020

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Coming Up

Featured Fun

Snow Creek

Snow Creek Ski Area in Weston is the perfect place for family and friends of all ages to make life long memories and experience the thrills of downhill skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing.

Sea Life Aquarium

Step beneath the waves and prepare for a world of glittering scales, darting sharks, gliding stingrays and a curious octopus. And get ready to come face-to-fin with some of the most fascinating creatures.

Escape Room Kansas City

Escape Room Kansas City is a live escape game where you have 60 minutes to solve a mystery. It's full of secrets, codes and puzzles. With top-notch props from the Da Vinci Code to 221B Baker Street, Escape Room KC immerses you in the moment. But don't marvel too only have 60 minutes to escape! Fun for all ages.