Sep
27
Tue
2022
KC Media Collective Beer Launch @ Crane Brewing
Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
KC Media Collective Beer Launch @ Crane Brewing | Raytown | Missouri | United States

Join The KC Media Collective at Crane Brewing Company to celebrate the launch of “Brewshound,” a new beer benefitting nonprofit journalism.

The KC Media Collective and Raytown’s Crane Brewing Company announce the release of “Brewshound,” a new hazy pale ale benefitting The Kansas City Media Collective. This six week limited release will be available exclusively at Crane Brewing Company.

Join The KC Media Collective at Crane Brewing Company for a “Brewshound” launch event! Try the new brew, grab some swag from KC Media Collective members, and purchase an exclusive “Brewshound” T-shirt!

The KC Media Collective is a collaborative of six nonprofit organizations focused on local journalism: KCUR, American Public Square, Kansas City PBS/Flatland, Missouri Business Alert, Startland News and The Kansas City Beacon. Each outlet brings diverse reporting and audiences to build a vibrant network of local journalism.

Oct
8
Sat
2022
Sesame Street in Communities: Coming Together – Celebrating Us! @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
Oct 8 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sesame Street in Communities: Coming Together - Celebrating Us! @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Registration is now open!

Please download the Session Titles and Descriptions PDF.

Sesame Street in Communities: Coming Together— Celebrating Us!
Brought to You by the Letter C

Care and support from Early Childhood providers can make a huge difference in the lives of young children. Sesame Street in Communities supports caregivers with resources designed to help children overcome adversity and thrive, covering areas of health and wellness, social-emotional skills, school readiness, and more.

Topics covered include connecting to others, compassion, kindness, calm leadership, and community within the classroom.

Earn free clock hours and learn more about the new Sesame Street in Communities website and how to use it in your facility.

 

 

 

 

Oct
26
Wed
2022
Celebrating Billy Joel – A World Class Tribute to America’s Piano Man: 50 Years of Billy @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Celebrating Billy Joel - A World Class Tribute to America's Piano Man: 50 Years of Billy @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Celebrating Billy Joel – A World Class Tribute to America’s Piano Man: 50 Years of Billy

In a New York State of Mind? Has it been The Longest Time since you’ve heard Piano Man or Uptown Girl? Celebrating Billy Joel – America’s Piano Man will be paying tribute to one of America’s most prolific and beloved songwriters on their 2022 tour, 50 Years of Billy.

Tune in to learn how YOU can get up close and personal to this energetic Billy Joel tribute show by making a donation to Kansas City PBS!

One of the foremost songwriters of the 20th century, Billy Joel’s music is beloved around the world. Eclectic, but always uniquely recognizable, his songs tell stories to the backdrop of his virtuosic piano playing. This show celebrates the songs and the style of Billy Joel, evoking the energy and passion of live performances in his 70s/80s pomp.

Playing international smash hits such as Just The Way You Are, New York State of Mind, Uptown Girl, Vienna, Scenes from an Italian Restaurant, Piano Man and many, many more; this superb group of multi-instrumentalists featuring renowned vocalists and piano players Rob Stringer and Alex Dee pay tribute to one of American music’s greats.

Oct
27
Thu
2022
Men Matter! Exploring the Importance of Fathers and Father Figures in Early Care
Oct 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Men Matter! Exploring the Importance of Fathers and Father Figures in Early Care

The goal of this session is to allow participants the opportunity to explore the importance of a nurturing fatherhood environment for children, mothers, and fathers while children are in care. Through interactive discussion, participants will share current practices, discover the benefits of engaging the men in early care, and design strategies all programs can adopt.

This will be a virtual webinar with Gayle Anderson, Early Education Specialist at The Family Conservancy.

Gayle has a background in early education as well as a Masters in Adult and Continuing Education. She is a certified trainer of the Ages and Stages Questionnaire, IGDIs, and Start Early Educare topics on essential practices, as well as a Family Development Credential instructor. She has been training Early Childhood educators and family advocates for over 25 years.

Click here to register. 

 

Nov
10
Thu
2022
2022 KCPBS Technology Conference – NEW DATE @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
Nov 10 all-day
2022 KCPBS Technology Conference - NEW DATE @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center

 

SAVE THE DATE — November 10, 2022

This conference is for teachers, administrators, media specialists, technology coordinators, curriculum directors and anyone interested in the world of education and engaging students. This professional development opportunity offers a full schedule of sessions designed to empower educators with knowledge and strategies for effectively integrating technology in today’s classrooms.

Registration will be open in September.

Cost $30.00 – Lunch will be included.

 

Dec
5
Mon
2022
The Piano Guys @ The Midland Theatre
Dec 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Piano Guys @ The Midland Theatre | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Talented performers and YouTube sensations, The Piano Guys, are coming to town and you can see them perform—and even meet them—just by making your gift of membership to Kansas City PBS!

The Piano Guys at The Midland Theatre
Monday, December 5, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.

Secure your amazing seats to The Piano Guys this December by making your donation to Kansas City PBS today!

Tickets will be mailed approximately 2 weeks prior to the event. 

Thank you for supporting Kansas City PBS!