BTG's Recycled Art Gala-ry ... Celebrating 25 years!

Saturday, March 4th - 6:30 pm

Our 25th Anniversary Recycled Art Gala-ry will be held on Saturday, March 4 at the oldest original brewery in Kansas City. Guests will savor creative cuisine by Feasts of Fancy and an imaginative drink menu provided by J. Rieger & Co.’s Kansas City Whiskey and Boulevard, dance to live music by KC Groove Therapy, peruse a silent auction, and be inspired by a collection of recycled art by local artist, Lesli Bailey.

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Long Johns and Loppers! KC WildLands Restoration Workday!

Saturday, February 25, 1:00 - 4:00 PM. Join our Kansas City WildLands team and layer up for our Long Johns and Loppers Ecological Restoration Workday! Volunteers will cut and treat invasive woody plants from several beautiful, natural communities in the region, helping native flowers and grasses flourish again in these stunning wild areas. Three locations to choose from, across the metropolitan region. Click the button below for more details and links to sign up!

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