Kansas City Chapter Updates

March 2018 Kansas City Chapter Update

Enjoying the day are members of the Kansas City, Missouri TCC Chapter.

Twenty members and guests attended the March 30 meeting of the TCC chapter in Kansas City. Mr. John Dranchak, who recently moved to the area from Denver, presented an interesting program on his trip to Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia.

The trivia question was presented in two parts: What country has three capitals? (Answer: South Africa), and what two countries don’t have a recognized national capital? (Nauru and Switzerland). The correct answer was provided by Chuck Battey.

Future club meetings in 2018 will be held at 11 a.m. on Fridays: June 29, Sept. 28 and Dec. 7. Several members expressed interest in attending the TCC Barcelona meeting in October. Special thanks was given to Charles Merkel for the very successful Crystal Bridges weekend of art and travel held the previous weekend in Arkansas (click to learn more).

Report From the December 2017 Kansas City Chapter Gathering

At the most recent Kansas City Chapter gathering, Trudy Nepstad gave an enjoyable presentation on her trip to Timbuktu and Mali. The trivia question asked what national capital is at the lowest elevation. Lanny Brewer (who had just returned from there) correctly guessed Baku, Azerbaijan, 92 feet below sea level. Read more »