Business West plans night at T-Bones

Business West members and their guests are invited to enjoy a barbecue dinner and a baseball game when the Kansas City T-Bones play the Joplin Blasters Tuesday, June 21. The cost will be $32.50 a person and will include a barbecue dinner, two drinks and a game ticket. Members will be encouraged to bring prospective members who will be guests of Business West. The meal will be served in the tent in the parking lot just north of the ballpark. Gates will open at 6 p.m. The game will begin at 7:05 p.m. To make reservations, see the attached flier or telephone 913-766-4300 or 913-406-6266 (cell) or e-mail

Congressional Forum plans picnic

The Congressional Forum will sponsor a Picnic with the Congressman from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Friday, June 17 at The Venue at Willow Creek, 3150 N. 91st St. Burgers and brats will be served.? U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder (R-Third Dist.) plans to attend. The Kansas City, Kansas, Area Chamber of Commerce sponsors the Congressional Forum. To make reservations or for more information, telephone 913-371-3070.

Convention and Visitors Bureau director to speak

Bridgette Jobe, the Executive Director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau, will be the featured speaker when the Shepherds Center meets at 10 a.m. Friday, June 17 at Grace Lutheran Church, 3333 Wood Ave. Other presenters will include Ed Shutt who will talk about the history of baseball at 11 a.m. and the Kansas City Womens Chorus who will sing at the noon luncheon. To make a reservation, telephone 913-281-8908.

Business West members invited to lunch

Business West members are invited to enjoy a complimentary luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 28 at the Piper Assisted Living and Memory Support, 2300 N. 113th St. There will be no cost for the lunch; however, reservations are needed by Monday, June 20. Please telephone Laura Donnelly at 913-339-8361 or e-mail attached flier.

Members always welcome at Business West board meetings

All Business West members are always invited to come to the organizations board of directors meeting. The board meets at 12:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at The Dotte Spot Bar and Grill, 8123 Parallel Pkwy. , in the Arrowhead Center.