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**The 2015 Adult Softball season in starting soon. You can chose from Competitive Leagues or Recreational Leagues, Men’s Leagues or CoEd Leagues. You can resgiter at the Aquatic Center or at parks.kirksvillecity.com by April 29th. Schedules will be available starting on May 13th. For more rules and information see the parks.kirksvillecity.com website.


**2014 ACA/Obamacare Penalty? Do you owe a penalty for not having health coverage in 2014? Did you miss the open enrollment for 2015 health coverage? You may be eligible for a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) to get affordable health coverage. The Special Enrollment Period is until April 30th so you still have time to enroll. Find out if you qualify for this SEP by calling Heartland Health Insurance Navigator Program at 660-665-8314. 201 N Elson in Kirksville (2nd Floor of the Downtown Bank Midwest).


**A Daddy-Daughter “Frozen Dance” will be Saturday May 2, 2015 at the La Plata Elementary Gym from 7pm to 9pm. It is open to the Atlanta & La Plata School Districts. Daddy or Daughter must live in the Atlanta or La Plata School districts. Girls must be accompanied by an Adult. All ages of girls 6th and under along with their Daddy or Adult Male Influence. Free Admission and Yummy Refreshments. Sunday Dress please. Everyone receives a complimentary photo. Sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi of La Plata: Upsilon Mu, Alpha Beta Alpha, Xi Kappa Delta. For more information call Mary Carter at 660-342-1260, Crissy Bane at 660-341-5394, Penny Wood at 660-342-4554


**A Benefit Rummage Sale will be in June and proceeds will be donated to the Adair County Animal Shelter. Donations can be dropped off starting Monday April 20th through Friday May 15th 10am to 2pm at the “Blink of an Eye” store at 108 N Franklin in downtown Kirksville. The Sale will be 8am to 3pm on Friday June 5th and June 6th 2015 at the same location. Need Assistance - please call 660-988-7478


**2015 Touch-A-Truck event will be Saturday May 16th from 11am to 1pm at the Adair County Family YMCA at 1708 S Jamison in Kirksville. Touch-A-Truck is a free family event for kids of all ages. Children will have the opportunity to touch and learn about a variety of vehicles. Climb up into a tractors, watch a helicopter land, and more. If you have a vehicle to contribute to the event, please call Collette Pretre at 309-660-7775 to coordinate. We are looking for all different types of vehicles, from RVs to farm equipment.


**The Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency (NMCAA) will have their 2nd Annual “Race to End Poverty” 5K run/walk on May 2nd.

**Macon County Health Department – Open Mondays through Thursdays. 503 N Missouri Street in Macon, MO. 660-385-4711

**Still Caring Community Clinic is a student run physician overseen medical and dental clinic that can help you get the health care you need. The Clinic will be the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month at the Gutensohn Clinic at 800 W Jefferson St in Kirksville. Signs will be posted at the main entrance. Clinic Phone is 660-525-7824 or email the StillCaringCommuntyClinic@gmail.com. Please contact them to set up an appointment or for more information.

**MOSI (Missouri and Southern Iowa) Art Guild created to serve local two and three dimensional artists. Monthly meeting on the second Thursday of each month at the Kirksville Arts Center at 5pm. Meetings provide networking, information, and information on what is happening in the arts for more information contact Colleen Wagner at 660-988-2694

**Schuyler County Health Department Open Clinic every Wednesday 8:00am to 4pm. Services we offer during clinic include: blood sugar screening, immunizations, lead testing, hemoglobin testing, pregnancy tests, T.B. Testing, and lab draws (with a physician order.)  No appointments needed.  Please bring current insurance information. Also provide Home Health services to clients who qualify.  Call with any questions 660-457-3721


** Ignite Children’s Ministry Wednesday night program TeamKid at the Fellowship Baptist Church in Kirksville at 6pm to 7:30pm. TeamKid is for kids K-5th grade and includes Bible stories, scripture memory, life application, missions, group fellowship time and food. Call 660-665-0633 to register.


**The third Tuesday of each month the Christian Motorcyclist Association local chapter Bondage Breakers #1013 will meet and eat in Kirksville at 6 p.m.  Call 660-342-8787 to get more info and find out where to meet.  The Bondage Breakers support all motorcyclists regardless of what they ride.


**Join the Adopt a Buddy program through the Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri.  Purchase a Buddy Pack for a student at Kirksville Primary or Ray Miller, Brashear, and Novinger Elementary and help a child get extra nutrition to support better growing and learning.  152 children at the school receive food every week as part of the Buddy Pack program.  All it takes is $15 per month or $180 a year to provide a Buddy Pack for the entire school year.  To adopt a buddy today, visit www.sharefoodbringhope.org/adoptabuddy or call The Food Bank at 1-800-764-3663. Help by mail by making checks payable to “Adopt-a-Buddy” and mailing them to Alliant Bank, P.O. Box 946, Kirksville, MO 63501. For more information, contact Susan Dublin at 773-719-7218 or email at susand@sharefoodbringhope.org


**Grief Share meets every Tuesday at the Fellowship Baptist Church in Kirksville at 7 p.m.  1701 Jamison Street.


**The Adair County Health Department is now accepting applications from citizens wishing to serve the community as a public health volunteer.  Volunteers will be trained and prepared to handle public health emergencies requiring immediate response and assist in community education on emergency preparedness.  Questions and concerns should be addressed to Jim LeBaron, Administrator of the Adair County Health Department.  Call 660-665-8491 or visit the health department’s website: www.adair.lphamo.org


**People are encouraged to drop off unwanted cell phones to be used to benefit Troops overseas. Following Locations: Bank of Macon, a division of the Bank of Kirksville, at 1512 N Missouri in Macon, JP’s Tux and Tees at 101 Vine St in Macon. Cole Motor Sales and Cycles at 814 Bloomington St in Bevier. Pro-tech Co at 2411 E Illinois St in Kirksville, and Trustee’s Cycle Shop at W 24 Highway in Moberly. For more info contact Jan Watts at 660-349- 9134


**Lighthouse Assembly of God Presents MEGA SPORTS CAMP after school program. Dynamic Bible Lessons. Every Wednesday from 3pm to 5pm. Wacky Games, Rally’s, Rewards, Special Guest Appearances. Concessions. Coach Huddle. Contact 660-332-7947.

**Lighthouse of Love Praying Hand Mission formerly Help Hands Mission at 111 E Harrison in Kirksville has a new phone number 627-6227.


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****IF YOU ARE A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION AND WOULD LIKE TO POST AN ITEM ON THE COMMUNITY CALENDAR, SEND IT TWO WEEKS PRIOR TO THE EVENT TO:

COMMUNITY CALENDAR P.O. BOX 130 KIRKSVILLE, MO, 63501


OR BY EMAIL AT radionws@cableone.net  WITH SUBJECT HEADING "COMMUNITY CALENDAR".


******* INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED: NAME OF EVENT, TIME, PLACE, PHYSICAL ADDRESS INCLUDING THE TOWN, PHONE NUMBER CONTACT AND ANYTHING EXTRA YOU WOULD LIKE TO INCLUDE.

(IF A PHONE NUMBER OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION IS MISSING, WE MAY NOT BE ABLE TO POST YOUR EVENT.)

***If you see any information that may be incorrect or if an event is canceled, please call us at 660-665-3781

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Monday, April 27th

--Kirksville Region—


**Macon County Health Department – TB Testing. 503 N Missouri Street in Macon, MO. 660-385-4711


**Blood Drive - 11am to 4pm. North Shelby High School. 3071 Hwy 15 North in Shelbyville.


**Adair County Health Department: Open Clinic: 8am to 4pm. Offering Immunizations, Cholesterol, Blood Pressure, and Blood Sugar Screenings. STD testing is also available.


**A Daddy-Daughter “Frozen Dance” will be Saturday May 2, 2015 at the La Plata Elementary Gym from 7pm to 9pm. It is open to the Atlanta & La Plata School Districts. Daddy or Daughter must live in the Atlanta or La Plata School districts. Girls must be accompanied by an Adult. All ages of girls 6th and under along with their Daddy or Adult Male Influence. Free Admission and Yummy Refreshments. Sunday Dress please. Everyone receives a complimentary photo. Sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi of La Plata: Upsilon Mu, Alpha Beta Alpha, Xi Kappa Delta. For more information call Mary Carter at 660-342-1260, Crissy Bane at 660-341-5394, Penny Wood at 660-342-4554


**2014 ACA/Obamacare Penalty? Do you owe a penalty for not having health coverage in 2014? Did you miss the open enrollment for 2015 health coverage? You may be eligible for a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) to get affordable health coverage. The Special Enrollment Period is until April 30th so you still have time to enroll. Find out if you qualify for this SEP by calling Heartland Health Insurance Navigator Program at 660-665-8314. 201 N Elson in Kirksville (2nd Floor of the Downtown Bank Midwest).


----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----



Tuesday, April 28th

--Kirksville Region—


**Macon County Health Department – TB Testing. 503 N Missouri Street in Macon, MO. 660-385-4711


**Blood Drive - 1pm to 6pm. Wal-mart Supercenter. 2206 N Baltimore in Kirksville.


**Adair County Health Department: Open Clinic: 8am to 4pm. Offering Immunizations, Cholesterol, Blood Pressure, and Blood Sugar Screenings. STD testing is also available.



**A Benefit Rummage Sale will be in June and proceeds will be donated to the Adair County Animal Shelter. Donations can be dropped off starting Monday April 20th through Friday May 15th 10am to 2pm at the “Blink of an Eye” store at 108 N Franklin in downtown Kirksville. The Sale will be 8am to 3pm on Friday June 5th and June 6th 2015 at the same location. Need Assistance - please call 660-988-7478


**The Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency (NMCAA) will have their 2nd Annual “Race to End Poverty” 5K run/walk on May 2nd.


**2014 ACA/Obamacare Penalty? Do you owe a penalty for not having health coverage in 2014? Did you miss the open enrollment for 2015 health coverage? You may be eligible for a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) to get affordable health coverage. The Special Enrollment Period is until April 30th so you still have time to enroll. Find out if you qualify for this SEP by calling Heartland Health Insurance Navigator Program at 660-665-8314. 201 N Elson in Kirksville (2nd Floor of the Downtown Bank Midwest).


**A Daddy-Daughter “Frozen Dance” will be Saturday May 2, 2015 at the La Plata Elementary Gym from 7pm to 9pm. It is open to the Atlanta & La Plata School Districts. Daddy or Daughter must live in the Atlanta or La Plata School districts. Girls must be accompanied by an Adult. All ages of girls 6th and under along with their Daddy or Adult Male Influence. Free Admission and Yummy Refreshments. Sunday Dress please. Everyone receives a complimentary photo. Sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi of La Plata: Upsilon Mu, Alpha Beta Alpha, Xi Kappa Delta. For more information call Mary Carter at 660-342-1260, Crissy Bane at 660-341-5394, Penny Wood at 660-342-4554


----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----



Wednesday, April 29th

--Kirksville Region—

**2015 Touch-A-Truck event will be Saturday May 16th from 11am to 1pm at the Adair County Family YMCA at 1708 S Jamison in Kirksville. Touch-A-Truck is a free family event for kids of all ages. Children will have the opportunity to touch and learn about a variety of vehicles. Climb up into a tractors, watch a helicopter land, and more. If you have a vehicle to contribute to the event, please call Collette Pretre at 309-660-7775 to coordinate. We are looking for all different types of vehicles, from RVs to farm equipment.


**2014 ACA/Obamacare Penalty? Do you owe a penalty for not having health coverage in 2014? Did you miss the open enrollment for 2015 health coverage? You may be eligible for a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) to get affordable health coverage. The Special Enrollment Period is until April 30th so you still have time to enroll. Find out if you qualify for this SEP by calling Heartland Health Insurance Navigator Program at 660-665-8314. 201 N Elson in Kirksville (2nd Floor of the Downtown Bank Midwest).


**A Daddy-Daughter “Frozen Dance” will be Saturday May 2, 2015 at the La Plata Elementary Gym from 7pm to 9pm. It is open to the Atlanta & La Plata School Districts. Daddy or Daughter must live in the Atlanta or La Plata School districts. Girls must be accompanied by an Adult. All ages of girls 6th and under along with their Daddy or Adult Male Influence. Free Admission and Yummy Refreshments. Sunday Dress please. Everyone receives a complimentary photo. Sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi of La Plata: Upsilon Mu, Alpha Beta Alpha, Xi Kappa Delta. For more information call Mary Carter at 660-342-1260, Crissy Bane at 660-341-5394, Penny Wood at 660-342-4554


----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----



Thursday, April 30th

--Kirksville Region—

**The Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency (NMCAA) will have their 2nd Annual “Race to End Poverty” 5K run/walk on May 2nd.


**Blood Drive - 1pm to 6pm. Father Buhman Center. South 4th Street in Shelbina, MO.


**2014 ACA/Obamacare Penalty? Do you owe a penalty for not having health coverage in 2014? Did you miss the open enrollment for 2015 health coverage? You may be eligible for a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) to get affordable health coverage. The Special Enrollment Period ends today!!! Find out if you qualify for this SEP by calling Heartland Health Insurance Navigator Program at 660-665-8314. 201 N Elson in Kirksville (2nd Floor of the Downtown Bank Midwest).


**A Daddy-Daughter “Frozen Dance” will be Saturday May 2, 2015 at the La Plata Elementary Gym from 7pm to 9pm. It is open to the Atlanta & La Plata School Districts. Daddy or Daughter must live in the Atlanta or La Plata School districts. Girls must be accompanied by an Adult. All ages of girls 6th and under along with their Daddy or Adult Male Influence. Free Admission and Yummy Refreshments. Sunday Dress please. Everyone receives a complimentary photo. Sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi of La Plata: Upsilon Mu, Alpha Beta Alpha, Xi Kappa Delta. For more information call Mary Carter at 660-342-1260, Crissy Bane at 660-341-5394, Penny Wood at 660-342-4554




----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----



Friday, May 1st

--Kirksville Region—


**Blood Drive - 2pm to 6pm. Keller Community Building. 205 S King in Brashear, MO.


**Adair County Health Department: Open Clinic: 8am to 4pm. Offering Immunizations, Cholesterol, Blood Pressure, and Blood Sugar Screenings. STD testing is also available.


**A Daddy-Daughter “Frozen Dance” will be Saturday May 2, 2015 at the La Plata Elementary Gym from 7pm to 9pm. It is open to the Atlanta & La Plata School Districts. Daddy or Daughter must live in the Atlanta or La Plata School districts. Girls must be accompanied by an Adult. All ages of girls 6th and under along with their Daddy or Adult Male Influence. Free Admission and Yummy Refreshments. Sunday Dress please. Everyone receives a complimentary photo. Sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi of La Plata: Upsilon Mu, Alpha Beta Alpha, Xi Kappa Delta. For more information call Mary Carter at 660-342-1260, Crissy Bane at 660-341-5394, Penny Wood at 660-342-4554


----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----



Saturday, May 2nd

--Kirksville Region—


**The Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency (NMCAA) will have their 2nd Annual “Race to End Poverty” 5K run/walk on May 2nd.


**Spiritual Seasons Ladies’ Day will be today from 10am to 2pm. Lunch is provided. Kirksville Church of Christ, 110 Pfeiffer in Kirksville, MO. 660-627-4003


**A Daddy-Daughter “Frozen Dance” will be Saturday May 2, 2015 at the La Plata Elementary Gym from 7pm to 9pm. It is open to the Atlanta & La Plata School Districts. Daddy or Daughter must live in the Atlanta or La Plata School districts. Girls must be accompanied by an Adult. All ages of girls 6th and under along with their Daddy or Adult Male Influence. Free Admission and Yummy Refreshments. Sunday Dress please. Everyone receives a complimentary photo. Sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi of La Plata: Upsilon Mu, Alpha Beta Alpha, Xi Kappa Delta. For more information call Mary Carter at 660-342-1260, Crissy Bane at 660-341-5394, Penny Wood at 660-342-4554


----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----


Sunday, May 3rd

--Kirksville Region—

----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----


Monday, May 4th

--Kirksville Region—


**Blood Drive - 1pm to 6pm. First Christian Church. 806 E Briggs in Macon, MO.


**Blood Drive - 2pm to 6pm. Keytesville High School. 27247 Hwy 5 in Keytesville, MO.


**2015 Touch-A-Truck event will be Saturday May 16th from 11am to 1pm at the Adair County Family YMCA at 1708 S Jamison in Kirksville. Touch-A-Truck is a free family event for kids of all ages. Children will have the opportunity to touch and learn about a variety of vehicles. Climb up into a tractors, watch a helicopter land, and more. If you have a vehicle to contribute to the event, please call Collette Pretre at 309-660-7775 to coordinate. We are looking for all different types of vehicles, from RVs to farm equipment.

----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----


Tuesday, May 5th

--Kirksville Region—

**Blood Drive - 12:30pm to 6pm. First Baptist Church. 910 N Weaver in Memphis, MO.

----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----

 


Wednesday, May 6th

--Kirksville Region—

**Blood Drive - 11am to 5pm. AT Still University. Conference Rooms Faculty Resource Rooms. 800 W Jefferson in Kirksville, MO.


**Blood Drive - 1pm - 6pm. Milan Community Center. 205 N Market in Milan, MO.

----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----

Thursday, May 7th

--Kirksville Region—

----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----


Friday, May 8th

--Kirksville Region—

----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----


Saturday, May 9th

--Kirksville Region—

----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----


Sunday, May 10th

--Kirksville Region—

----Hannibal/Quincy/Keokuk Regions----

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VOLUNTEERS/ITEMS NEEDED:

**SENIOR CENTER OF MACON NEEDS PEOPLE TO DELIVER MEALS TO SENIORS AND THOSE UNABLE TO COME TO THEIR SITE TO EAT.  VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED FROM 10 AM TO AROUND NOON.  VOLUNTEERS ARE ALSO NEEDED TO PREPARE MEALS ON SITE AND TO SERVE.  CALL 660-385-6411.

**HOSPICE OF NORTHEAST MISSOURI NEEDS VOLUNTEERS TO PROVIDE SUPPORT AND COMPANIONSHIP TO HOSPICE PATIENTS AND CAREGIVERS. A TRAINING CLASS IS PROVIDED TO ALL INTERESTED INDIVIDUALS. CALL HOSPICE AT 660-627-9711 WITH QUESTIONS.

***HOPE'S KITCHEN, A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT PREPARES FREE MEALS FOR OVER 200 KIRKSVILLE RESIDENTS, NEEDS VOLUNTEERS FOR THE THIRD AND FOURTH SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH BETWEEN 9 AM TO 2 PM.  MOST WORK 2 1/2 HOUR SHIFTS.  CALL TIM TUCKER AT 660-626-2424 FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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ART/MUSEUM DISPLAYS:

***ADAIR COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, WED-FRI 1-4 PM, 211 SOUTH ELSON, KIRKSVILLE.  DISPLAYS OF ARTIFACTS INCLUDING PIONEER ITEMS, NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACTS AND COLLECTIONS OF MILITARY OBJECTS.  CALL 660-665-6502.

***STILL NATIONAL OSTEOPATHIC MUSEUM, 800 WEST JEFFERSON, KIRKSVILLE.  DR. ANDREW TAYLOR STILL FOUNDED OSTEOPATHY MEDICINE IN KIRKSVILLE IN 1892.  MUSEUM COLLECTION INCLUDES ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS AND OTHER ARTIFACTS THAT SPAN OVER 150 YEARS OF THE EVOLUTION OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE.  INCLUDES A COMPLETELY DISSECTED HUMAN NERVOUS SYSTEM, ONE OF ONLY FOUR IN THE WORLD.  CALL 660-626-2359.


***EXHIBITION OF AMTRAK HISTORY, HWY 63, LAPLATA.  THE EXHIBIT IS INSIDE TWO AMTRAK BAGGAGE CARS.  INCLUDES CASES FULL OF TRAIN AND AMTRAK MEMORABILIA INCLUDING MENUS AND DISHES USED ON PASSENGER TRAINS THROUGH THE YEARS.  CALL 660-332-4669.


***MISSOURI CONSERVATION DEPARTMENT, NORTHEAST REGIONAL OFFICE, 3900 S. BALTIMORE, KIRKSVILLE.  EXHIBIT INCLUDES A LIVE BEE HIVE, AN AQUARIUM OF MISSOURI FISH, SNAKE DISPLAY, PELT STATION, FLY FISHING AND MANY OTHER NATURE EXHIBITS.  CALL 660-785-2420.


****MARK TWAIN MUSEUM EXHIBIT, MARK TWAIN MUSEUM GALLERY, 120 NORTH MAIN STREET, HANNIBAL.  LOCAL ARTIST TALENT SHOWCASE PLUS 15 ORIGINAL NORMAN ROCKWELL PAINTINGS INCLUDING “THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER AND HUCKLEBERRY FINN.”  MEMBERS FREE, $5 NON-MEMBERS.  CALL 573-221-9010.

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SERVICES:

**VISIT KIRKSVILLE.KLIFE.COM FOR K-LIFE EVENT INFORMATION.

**FREE PARENTING, FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, JOB READINESS, & G.E.D.           

 CLASSES ANYTIME AT:

-THE KIRKSVILLE AREA TECHNICAL CENTER ON COTTAGE GROVE 8AM-3PM M-F.

-THE MISSOURI CAREER CENTER INSIDE THE MOBERLY AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE- KIRKSVILLE CAMP US G.E.D/A.B.E. 2- 5 PM. M-Th

-MILAN'S CON-AGRA NELSON CENTER MON. & WED. 8am-NOON & 1-4:30 p.m. & TUES. & THURS.  1-9:30 p.m.

**IF PUTNAM, SULLIVAN, OR LINN COUNTY SENIORS NEED ASSISTANCE WITH FINDING  SERVICES AND RESOURCES, MEDICARE, MEDICAID, INSURANCE, OR TRANSPORTATION, ROBIN KNOWLES, THE AGING RESOURCE CONSULTANT IS AVAILABLE AT THE UNIONVILLE CENTER MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY--> 947-2529 OR 216-5270.

***NORTHEAST MISSOURI AREA AGENCY ON AGING, NEW PROGRAM TO HELP REIMBURSE DRIVERS OF PERSONS 60 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER THAT NEED HELP GETTING TO DOCTOR OR MEDICAL APPOINTMENTS.  CALL 660-665-4682 OR 1-800-664-6338.

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