Here's what to do in Kansas City this week

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From global warming forum to a live concert, there's plenty to enjoy in Kansas City this week. Read on for a rundown of ideas for how to fill your calendar.

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Science Matters Forum: Reversing Global Warming

From the event description:

Bob Grove, President of the Climate Council of Greater Kansas City, will introduce the latest research on global warming and examine solutions that reduce emissions of greenhouse gases and remove excess carbon from the atmosphere through sequestration.

When: Wednesday, Jan. 15, 12-1 p.m.
Where: Central Library - Kansas City Public Library, Helzberg Auditorium, 14th West 10th Street
Admission: Free
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Earn your Missouri Teaching Certification Online Information Event

From the event description:

Interested in becoming a teacher? Meet with an American Board Representative to learn how you can become a certified teacher in Missouri without debt or downtime. The information session is free and open to the public.

When: Wednesday, Jan. 15, 6-7 p.m.
Where: Kansas City Public Library, Waldo Branch, Meeting Room A, 201 E. 75th St.
Admission: Free
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Advocacy 101: Making a Difference in Cancer Research

From the event description:

Living with cancer can sometimes make someone feel helpless, but telling your story can make a big impact. Come learn about how to share your experience to advocate for cancer research.

When: Thursday, Jan. 16, 6-7:30 p.m.
Where: Gilda's Club Kansas City, 21 43rd St.
Admission: Free
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The Hillbenders with Lily B Moonflower

From the event description:

Hillbenders are one of the most energetic and engaging progressive acoustic bands on the scene and they continue to wow audiences.

When: Thursday, Jan. 16, 8 p.m.
Where: Knuckleheads, 2715 Rochester Ave.
Admission: $15
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