COMMUNITY CALENDAR

 

**Radio Park Vein Drain Blood Drive will be Wednesday Oct 29th from 12pm (Noon) to 6pm at the Rehoboth Baptist Church Gym. All presenting donors will receive a complimentary black drawstring bag (while supplies last). To make an appointment visit: redcrossblood.org   Sponsor Keyword: RadioPark

**Members of the Students Supporting the Exceptional Community (SSEC) from Truman State University will be conducting their annual Phone-A-Thon to benefit persons with disabilities during the Week of Oct 26 – Nov 1st. All proceeds raised for this yearly event will go to the Northeast Missouri Association of Citizens with Disabilities (NACD). Anyone wishing to make a donation who isn’t contacted can send their tax deductible donation to NACD to P.O. Box 289 in Kirksville, MO. For more information contact: Linda Treasure at 665-9374

**Remember Run 5K Run/1 Mile Walk will be happening at the Amphitheater at Rotary Park in Kirksville on Nov 1st. There is an on-site registration at 9:30am. The run/walk will be happening at 10am.

**The Crossing's 3rd annual Trunk of Treats event is Oct 31st (Halloween Night) from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. For those of you who don't know, we open our church to the community on Halloween night. Our goal is to provide a safe place for families to come and celebrate Halloween by trick or treating throughout the church.

**Adair County Health Department will have flu shots available beginning Oct 1st. Fly Shot Clinic dates are Oct 27th, 29th, and the 31st at the Health Clinic. Walk in clinics from 8am to 4pm on these dates at the Health Department at 1001 S Jamison in Kirksville, MO. 660-665-8491. Clinics are for individuals - ages 6 months old and older.

**The Kirksville Parks and Recreation Department is having a Creative Writing Workshop from October 2nd to October 30th on Mondays and Thursdays in the basement of the EDA Building at 315 S Franklin in Kirksville. Register at the Aquatic Center. $15 per person and open for all ages. Instructor will be Ryan Clark.

**Schuyler County Ministerial Alliance Haunted House and Maze will be Oct 25th – 30th from 6pm to 10pm and Oct 31st from 6pm to 11pm. 4th and Madison St in Lancaster (the Old High School Gym). $2 admission or 2 canned food items to go towards the Food Room and Emergency Fund.

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

**Adair County Veterans Organizations and Disabled American Veterans Chapter 48 will host a Community Veterans Day Ceremony on Tuesday November 11 at 11am at the VFW Post 2508 at 21464 Parallel Rd in Kirksville. For more information, contact John Buckwalter at 660-626-3626

**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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Thursday, October 30th

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**Schuyler County Ministerial Alliance Haunted House and Maze will be Oct 30th from 6pm to 10pm and Oct 31st from 6pm to 11pm. 4th and Madison St in Lancaster (the Old High School Gym). $2 admission or 2 canned food items to go towards the Food Room and Emergency Fund.

**Members of the Students Supporting the Exceptional Community (SSEC) from Truman State University will be conducting their annual Phone-A-Thon to benefit persons with disabilities during this week. All proceeds raised for this yearly event will go to the Northeast Missouri Association of Citizens with Disabilities (NACD). Anyone wishing to make a donation who isn’t contacted can send their tax deductible donation to NACD to P.O. Box 289 in Kirksville, MO. For more information contact: Linda Treasure at 665-9374

**Macon County Health Department will be CLOSED for a staff meeting from 1pm to 3pm. 503 N Missouri Street in Macon, MO. 660-385-4711

 

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Friday, October 31st
Happy Halloween!

--Kirksville Region—

**Schuyler County Ministerial Alliance Haunted House and Maze will be Oct 31st from 6pm to 11pm. 4th and Madison St in Lancaster (the Old High School Gym). $2 admission or 2 canned food items to go towards the Food Room and Emergency Fund.

**Adair County Health Department will have flu shots available. Fly Shot Clinic dates are Oct 31st at the Health Clinic. Walk in clinics from 8am to 4pm on these dates at the Health Department at 1001 S Jamison in Kirksville, MO. 660-665-8491. Clinics are for individuals - ages 6 months old and older.

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Saturday, November 1st

--Kirksville Region—

**Remember Run 5K Run/1 Mile Walk will be happening at the Amphitheater at Rotary Park in Kirksville. There is an on-site registration at 9:30am. The run/walk will be happening at 10am.

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Sunday, November 2nd

--Kirksville Region—

**Green Castle Fire Department Youth Season Breakfast will be today 7am to 12p (Noon) at the Green Castle Lions Club. All you can eat breakfast: biscuits, gravy, scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, sausage, juice and coffee. Ages 12 and up are $7. Ages 6 to 11 are $4. 5 and under are free. 

**Mary Immaculate School is having an Annual Autumn Auction today at the NEMO Fairgrounds. 11am will be a soup and sandwich lunch, children’s games and silent auction. A live auction will occur.

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Monday, November 3rd

--Kirksville Region—

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

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Tuesday, November 4th

--Kirksville Region—

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

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Wednesday, November 5th

--Kirksville Region—

**Macon County Health Department – Immunization Clinic - 8am to 11:30am and 1pm to 5pm. And a Lead Testing Clinic – 8am to 11:30am and 1pm to 5pm. 503 N Missouri Street in Macon, MO. 660-385-4711

 

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Thursday, November 6th

--Kirksville Region—

**Macon County Health Department – Blood Pressure and Cholesterol Screenings – 8am to 11:30am. 503 N Missouri Street in Macon, MO. 660-385-4711

 

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Friday, November 7th

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Saturday, November 8th

--Kirksville Region—

**Atlanta United Methodist Church is presenting “Lord’s Portion Dinner and Country Store” today. Dinner starts at 11am. Serving Ham and beans with cornbread, homemade chicken and noodles with rolls, friend potatoes and onions and salads. Also a variety of homemade pies and desserts. A free will offering will be accepted at the door. For more information please contact Atlanta UMC at 660-239-4327

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Sunday, November 9th

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Monday, November 10th

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Tuesday, November 11th
Veteran’s Day!

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Wednesday, November 12th

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Thursday, November 13th

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Friday, November 14th

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Saturday, November 15th

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Sunday, November 16th

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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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