Events

General Meeting: June 22

General Meeting Uptown Theater Encore Room Topics: Topics: East-West Transit Study, development updates, community garden, dumpsters, 4th of July plans, Word on the Street Learn about the East-West Transit at General Meeting June 22 At our June 22 meeting, you’ll have a chance to learn about a new transportation study into ways to link the Truman […]

Dumpsters

The two dumpsters will be at the corner of Jefferson and Valentine on the south side of Valentine: one for yard waste and one for trash. The dumpsters fill up fast, so remember to be early. The dumpsters open at 8 a.m. Remember that you must be a member of the Valentine Neighborhood Association to use […]

4th of July Parade and Picnic

Fourth of July: The Celebration Returns Valentine will hold a 4th of July parade and picnic on the 4th of July. If you are new to the neighborhood, we have not held our neighborhood parade and picnic during the COVID years, but we this year it is coming back, hopefully bigger and better than ever. All Valentine […]

Thirsty Thursday July 21

Did you make it to Thirsty Thursday in June? These folks did and they had a great time. Thursday Thursdays are Valentine’s informal social gatherings on a front porch or in a back yard. This is your chance to meet new neighbors and catch up with old friends. There is no agenda; the event is […]

General Meeting: Missouri Legislature Post-Roe Update

Converge KC 3600 Broadway, Kansas City

Note new location: Converge KC Guest Speaker: Emily Weber, who represents our district in the Missouri House of Representatives. Weber will give us an update on legislative activities in Jefferson City, including issues around abortion and birth control following the Supreme Court decision overturning Roe vs. Wade. She will also tell us about other efforts […]

Thirsty Thursday: Special Event at Lilly’s Cantina

We’re doing something special for Thirsty Thursday. Instead of getting together at a neighbor’s home, we’re going to meet up at a Valentine restaurant for drinks. The event takes place Thursday, August 18 at 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Lilly’s Cantina, 3711 Southwest Trafficway. Lilly’s will provide cheese dip, chips, and salsa and offer […]

Historic Survey Meeting

Uptown Theater 411 Valentine, Cabaret Room

Valentine residents have spent the past several years gathering information for a historic survey of the neighborhood. The survey records the date of construction, early residents (when known) and history of every structure within the area. That data has been submitted to the city Preservation Office, and now the city's historic preservation officer, Brad Wolf, […]

Progressive Dinner Signup Deadline

We’ve had to suspend our neighborhood progressive dinner for several years during the pandemic, but its back again this year. On Saturday, Sept. 17 we will invite neighborhood residents to dine at four different Valentine homes, beginning with one home where we’ll have appetizers, a second home where we’ll have salads, a third home where […]

Progressive Dinner

We’ve had to suspend our neighborhood progressive dinner for several years during the pandemic, but its back again this year. On Saturday, Sept. 17 we will invite neighborhood residents to dine at four different Valentine homes, beginning with one home where we’ll have appetizers, a second home where we’ll have salads, a third home where […]

Dumpsters

Your annual dues provide funding for this Clean Up day. Paying members are welcome to utilize two dumpsters, one for brush and one for waste, at a first come, first serve basis. Then, after tidying your own property, please join The Garden Committee in other various neighborhood beautification efforts, such a walking around Valentine and […]

General meeting; Vote on National Register of Historic Places

Valentine residents have spent the past several years gathering information for a historic survey of the neighborhood. The survey records the date of construction, early residents (when known) and history of every structure within the area. It also describes the creation of the neighborhood and how it changed over the years. The data has been […]

Valentine Neighborhood Association

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