Back-to-School Fair Aug. 3
Back-to-School Fair is planned from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, at two locations, Sumner Academy, 1610 N. 8th St., and Kansas City Kansas Community College, 7250 State Ave.
The fair is open to all Wyandotte County students and parents of private and public schools.
Those attending must show proof they live in Wyandotte County. Sports physicals will be available for students in sixth through 12th grades. They should bring their participation forms. Immunization card must be presented. Free school supplies will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
NAACP Freedom Fund banquet to be held Aug. 3
The KCK NAACP Freedom Fund Celebration Banquet will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, at the Jack Reardon Convention Center, 5th and Minnesota.
Tickets are $50 each. For ticket information, call chairperson Clyde Townsend, 913-299-1569, or co-chairpersons Mary Ann Flunder, 913- 621-6975 or Loris Jones, 913-342-1513.
The theme is "We Shall Not Be Moved" and the speaker will be the Rev. Barry Settle, First African Methodist Episcopal Church.
Red Bulls visit Sporting KC Saturday
Sporting Kansas City will play host to the New York Red Bulls on Saturday at Sporting Park.
The match features the top two teams in the Eastern Conference, separated by just one point in the standings.
The match will be nationally broadcast on the NBC Sports Network at 5:30 p.m. Fans can listen to the match live on Sports Radio 810 WHB (English) and La Gran D 1340 AM (Spanish).
A limited number of tickets to the match are still available online at Ticketmaster.com or at the Sporting Park Box Offices.