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Events Near Gardner KS

Holiday Boutique

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 at 10:00am
Overland Park Convention Center
Overland Park, KS
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Turkey Shoot

Turkey Shoot
Saturday, Nov 17, 2018
Powder Creek Shooting Park
Lenexa, KS
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Miami County Ducks Unlimited Dinner - Limited Tickets!

Miami County Ducks Unlimited Dinner - Limited Tickets!
Saturday, Nov 17, 2018
Paola Country Club
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Field Trip - Miami and Linn Counties

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 7:00am
PetSmart
Olathe, KS
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TJ5K

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 9:00am
Lawrence First Church of the Nazarene
Lawrence, KS
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The Leather Nest at Oak Park High School Holiday Craft Fair

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 9:00am
Oak Park High School
Kansas City, MO
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Winter Bird Gardens

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 10:00am
Burroughs Audubon Nature Center and Bird Sanctuary
Blue Springs, MO
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KC Dog Fest

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 12:00pm
Bar K Dog Bar
Kansas City, MO
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Pilgrim Pacer Marathon

Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 at 8:30am
Shawnee Mission Park Lake
Lenexa, KS
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Volunteer Workday - Kansas Riverbank Restoration Project

Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 at 2:00pm
Lawrence Riverfront Park MB Trail
Lawrence, KS
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Run Lawrence Thanksgiving Day 5K

Thursday, Nov 22, 2018 at 8:30am
Woodlawn Elementary School
Lawrence, KS
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runLawrence Thanksgiving 5K

Thursday, Nov 22, 2018 at 8:30am
Woodlawn School
Lawrence, KS
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Ward Parkway Thanksgiving Day 5K and 10K

Thursday, Nov 22, 2018 at 8:35am
Ward Parkway Center
Kansas City, MO
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Kansas City Turkey Trot 8K/5K Run and Walk

Thursday, Nov 22, 2018 at 8:45am
Arrowhead Stadium
Kansas City, MO
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