Also, be sure to check out craftzine.
Make:KC Build Nights
Making: The Art of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
Working with Electronics
Project from Make Magazine: The $5 Cracker Box Amplifier
Breadboarding and Audio Amplifier Project
Father and Daughter working on amplifier
Working with wood.
A Make:KC Project - Building Test Tube Drying Racks
Project from Make Magazine: Lunchbox Laser Light Show
Project from Make Magazine: Cigar Box Guitar
Events & Activities
HMS Beagle Science Store - voted Coolest Store in Kansas City
Check out these other great Maker Friendly groups:
Local Hackerspace and Makerspace Groups
Regional Hackerspace and Makerspace Groups