12/7: How the Punks Stole Xmas: Toy Drive for Hope House
For the fourth year in a row, Revolution Records is proud to present a holiday toy drive for Hope House, a local women's shelter. This year we've got The Philistines, Wick & The Tricks, Approach, Forgettable, Sugar High, Ricki Wallen, & Hipshot Killer! Price of admission is one new toy that meets the guidelines provided by Hope House.
7:00- Ricki Wallen
7:30 - Forgettable
8:00- Sugar High
8:30- Wick & The Tricks
9:30- Hipshot Killer
10:00- The Philistines
Hope House Holiday Wish List
(NEW ITEMS ONLY PLEASE!)
Teens –watches, wallets, IPods/MP3 players, cologne, TV shows & movies on DVD, DVD and teen board games (Scene It, Taboo, Shout About Movies), DVD players, hair accessories, purses, age appropriate make-up/nail polish, perfume, journals, local sports jerseys, tennis shoes, and gift cards* (Foot Locker, Old Navy, Wal-Mart, Target, PS4, Amazon), prepaid cell phones with minutes, cell phone accessories, digital cameras, jewelry, electronic games/game systems, movie passes (AMC Independence or B&B Lees Summit), tablets, E-readers (Kindle, Nook)
Women – digital cameras, planners, one cup coffee makers, dishes, watches, scrapbooks, journals, luggage, manicure sets, pajamas, robes, slippers, cell phone accessories, movie passes (AMC Independence Center or B&B Lees Summit), phone cards long distance and international, DVD players, DVDs, and gift cards* (Target, Wal-Mart, Beauty Brands, Quick Trip, gas cards, and grocery cards), perfume sets, bath/lotion sets, flat irons, curling irons, blow dryers, hot rollers, tablets, E-readers (Kindle, Nook)
Children (No violent toys or toys with weapons please) – Ethnic dolls/toys, dress-up clothes for both boys and girls, sports equipment, helmets, hand-held games, wireless remote control cars, batteries, trucks, skate boards, tea sets, arts & craft kits, scooters, skates, electronic toys, fishing poles/sets, bicycles, cameras, IPod/MP3 players, radios, DVD players, children’s DVDs (movies, TV shows)
Stocking stuffers –socks, underwear, slippers/flip flops, hats, gloves, and scarves for both genders and all sizes
Holiday Store Supplies – tissue paper, tags, scissors, bows, wrapping papper, batteries of all sizes and scotch tape
Holiday Food Baskets – Hams, turkeys, stuffing mixes, canned fruits and vegetables, canned sweet potatoes, marshmallows, dinner rolls, instant mashed potatoes, canned gravy, and no bake boxed desserts
Other Items- Gift cards for ethnic markets/grocery stores, spiritual texts/prayer books for a variety of religions (Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Buddhist, Spanish language, etc.), rice cookers, international calling cards, Spanish language books.
* Please make gift cards in $25 or smaller increments.
Please call 816-461-4188 ext. 0 for delivery instructions and more information.
For more information on Hope House and all the wonderful work they do, please visit them online at http://www.hopehouse.net/
12/11: The People's Market
Join us on Tuesday December 11th , from 6-8pm for our sixth People's Market, free and open to all. There will be free hot meals, free clothing and other donation items alongside free literature and access to many great local organizations. We are partnering with Kansas City Food Not Bombs, The Really Really Free Market, The 8th St. Publishing Guild & more...
12/14: OpenPoetry Night Presented by 8th St Publishing Guild
Our next reading in our monthly series, Open Poetry will kick off at 7pm with featured readers followed by an open mic. Free/all ages/open to everyone!
8th St. Publishing Guild is a Kansas City based publisher of surrealist & avant-garde poetry & prose. We take submissions and would be delighted to read your work. For more information, check out our website, or come talk to us at the reading.