COMMUNITY CALENDAR

 

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**Holiday Coat Drive! Help share the warmth this season by donating new and gently used coats to those in need in our community. Donations can be dropped by 111 S Baltimore, Suite A Monday thru Friday 8am to 5pm.


**Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage Plans Open Enrollment Thursdays from 9am to 4pm until December 1st. Rural Advocates for Independent Living, 110 S Jamison St, Kirksville, MO. Conference Room. Call for an appointment 660-627-7245. Services are free and unbiased.


**Senior Songsters Christmas Musical will be at numerous locations throughout December. December 11th at 6pm at the Church of God. December 15th at 7:45pm at Kirksville Manor Care. December 19th at 7pm at Twin Pines. December 22nd at 6:30pm at St Andrews Apartments.


**Adair County Health Department will be giving free flu shots to Adair County residents on the following days: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8am-4pm until further notice. 1001 S Jamison St, Kirksville, MO 63501. (660) 665-8491


**The Adair County Public Library host Wiggles and Giggles Story Time every Thursday for 2 year olds from 10am to 11am. One Library Lane in Kirksville. 660.665.6038


**The Adair County Public Library host The Bookworm Club Story Time every Friday for 3 to 5 year olds from 10am to 11am. One Library Lane in Kirksville. 660.665.6038


**Adair County Mobile Food Pantry distribution will be changing their date to Saturday December 10th at the Hamilton Street Baptist Church (802 W Hamilton in Kirksville) starting at 11am. A number is required to receive food and be given out beginning at 9am. To receive food, please bring: a photo ID, Social Security of each family member living with you, and proof of residency – example: a utility bill or other mail with your name and current and address. Also bring a box, basket, or bags to carry the food home.


** The American Red Cross is facing a looming shortage of the blood types most needed by patients and is calling on eligible donors with O negative, B negative and A negative blood to give now to prevent an emergency situation. Blood donation appointments can be easily scheduled by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS.


**Missouri Veterans Commission office on the first floor of the Adair County Courthouse is now open. Hours are Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm. 660-785-2460

** NEW at the Schuyler County Nutrition Site - on Thursdays ONLY, Buffet Style Dining!! Starting August 1, 2015.


**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.


**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



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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, December 8th


--Kirksville Region—


**Adair County Mobile Food Pantry distribution will be changing their date to Saturday December 10th at the Hamilton Street Baptist Church (802 W Hamilton in Kirksville) starting at 11am. A number is required to receive food and be given out beginning at 9am. To receive food, please bring: a photo ID, Social Security of each family member living with you, and proof of residency – example: a utility bill or other mail with your name and current and address. Also bring a box, basket, or bags to carry the food home.


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



Friday, December 9th


--Kirksville Region—



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Saturday, December 10th


--Kirksville Region—


**Adair County Mobile Food Pantry distribution will be changing their date to Saturday December 10th at the Hamilton Street Baptist Church (802 W Hamilton in Kirksville) starting at 11am. A number is required to receive food and be given out beginning at 9am. To receive food, please bring: a photo ID, Social Security of each family member living with you, and proof of residency – example: a utility bill or other mail with your name and current and address. Also bring a box, basket, or bags to carry the food home.


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




Sunday, December 11th


--Kirksville Region—


**Senior Songsters Christmas Musical will be at numerous locations throughout December. December 11th at 6pm at the Church of God. December 15th at 7:45pm at Kirksville Manor Care. December 19th at 7pm at Twin Pines. December 22nd at 6:30pm at St Andrews Apartments.


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



Monday, December 12th


--Kirksville Region—


**Missouri Veterans Commission office on the first floor of the Adair County Courthouse is now open. Hours are Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm. 660-785-2460


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


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



Tuesday, December 13th


--Kirksville Region—


**Holiday Coat Drive! Help share the warmth this season by donating new and gently used coats to those in need in our community. Donations can be dropped by 111 S Baltimore, Suite A Monday thru Friday 8am to 5pm.


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


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



Wednesday, December 14th


--Kirksville Region—


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


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



Thursday, December 15th


--Kirksville Region—



**Blood Drive: 1pm to 6pm at the Walmart Supercenter. 2206 N Baltimore in Kirksville. Blood donation appointments can be easily scheduled by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS.


**Senior Songsters Christmas Musical will be at numerous locations throughout December. December 15th at 7:45pm at Kirksville Manor Care. December 19th at 7pm at Twin Pines. December 22nd at 6:30pm at St Andrews Apartments.


**Macon County Health Department: Prenatal Class from 4pm to 5pm. 503 N Missouri Street in Macon, MO. 660-385-4711


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



Friday, December 16th


--Kirksville Region—



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



Saturday, December 17th


--Kirksville Region—



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



Sunday, December 18th


--Kirksville Region—



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



Monday, December 19th


--Kirksville Region—


**Senior Songsters Christmas Musical will be at numerous locations throughout December. December 19th at 7pm at Twin Pines. December 22nd at 6:30pm at St Andrews Apartments.


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


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



Tuesday, December 20th


--Kirksville Region—


**Missouri Veterans Commission office on the first floor of the Adair County Courthouse is now open. Hours are Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm. 660-785-2460


**Blood Drive: 11am to 3pm at Northeast Regional Medical Center. 315 S Osteopathy in Kirksville. Blood donation appointments can be easily scheduled by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS.


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



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



Wednesday, December 21st


--Kirksville Region—


**Blood Drive: 1:30pm to 6:30pm a the Kirksville R-3 School, 1300 S Cottage Grove in Kirksville.  Blood donation appointments can be easily scheduled by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS.


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



Thursday, December 22nd


--Kirksville Region—


**Senior Songsters Christmas Musical will be at numerous locations throughout December. December 22nd at 6:30pm at St Andrews Apartments.


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



Friday, December 23rd


--Kirksville Region—



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



Saturday, December 24th

Christmas Eve


--Kirksville Region—



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



Sunday, December 25th

Christmas Day


--Kirksville Region—



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



Monday, December 26th


--Kirksville Region—




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



Tuesday, December 27th


--Kirksville Region—



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



Wednesday, December 28th


--Kirksville Region—



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



Thursday, December 29th


--Kirksville Region—



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



Friday, December 30th


--Kirksville Region—



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



Saturday, December 31st

New Year’s Eve


--Kirksville Region—



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



Sunday, January 1st

New Year’s Day


--Kirksville Region—



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



Monday, January 2nd


--Kirksville Region—




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



Tuesday, January 3rd


--Kirksville Region—



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



Wednesday, January 4th


--Kirksville Region—



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Thursday, January 5th


--Kirksville Region—



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Friday, January 6th


--Kirksville Region—



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



Saturday, January 7th


--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 CAMPUS 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.


** HOMELESS CONNECT:  

-SALVATION ARMY (1004 GARDNER STREET) MON, WED, FRI 9AM-12PM, (660) 665-7885.  -CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY FOOD DEPOT (LOCATED NEXT TO JAYCEE PARK IN THE BACK ON THE SIDE STREET, OFF OSTEOPATHY) PLEASE CALL (660) 627-2498 FOR RESERVATION ON WEDNESDAY BETWEEN 9AM & 12PM, AND LEAVE A MESSAGE, PICK UP FOOD WEDNESDAYS, 1-2PM.


-THE FOOD BANK FOR CENTRAL & NORTHEAST MISSOURI MOBILE FOOD DISTRIBUTION (AT THE HAMILTON STREET BAPTIST CHURCH) 4TH SATURDAY OF THE MONTH, RECEIVE A NUMBER AFTER 8AM AND THEN RETURN FOR FOOD LATER. (660) 665-4633


- HOPE’S KITCHEN (MARY IMMACULATE CHURCH - LOWER LEVEL, 716 E WASHINGTON) - RECEIVE A MEAL ON THE 3RD & 4TH SATURDAYS AT 12PM. CONTACT CATHY WOOD AT (660) 626-2424 FOR A RESERVATION.


- THE CROSSING CHURCH FOOD PANTRY (810 E SHEPARD) - DISTRIBUTES FOOD THE 3RD SATURDAY OF THE MONTH, 8:30AM-10PM, (660) 665-6000


- HELPING HANDS MISSION (OFF THE DOWNTOWN SQUARE)- LUNCH PROVIDED DAILY, TUESDAY-SATURDAY.


** The Heartland Health Insurance Navigator Program is offering Free Assistance with renewals, new enrollment or special enrollment periods, as well as assistance understanding the ACA (The Affordable Care Act). Heartland Health Insurance Navigator Program is a certified Federal Marketplace Navigator licensed in Missouri and can help you understand the marketplace and options available for health insurance. Services are FREE.  Heartland Health Insurance Navigator Program is located at 201 N Elson, Suite 205, Kirksville, MO 63501, you can call them at (660) 665-8314, and also check them out on the web at http://heartlandnavigator.wix.com/heartlandnavigators or email at heartlandnavigators@gmail.com.

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