COMMUNITY CALENDAR

 

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**Car Wash Fundraiser on Friday Sept 2nd from Noon and 5:30pm at Sheltered Workshop - front circle drive at 1001 S Osteopathy, Kirksville, MO. Call 660-665-5768 for details. $10 for Cars - $20 for SUVs. Come during Lunch or After Work. Sponsored by the United Way of Adair County Northeast Missouri and Community Opportunities, Inc.


**Farmers Market in Edina going on from 8am until 1pm on the west side of the courtyard on the Town Square. It happens every Thursday morning now through October.  Free to Vendors!


**Sullivan County Farmer’s Market will be held every Thursday from 3:30pm to 6pm at 1st and Market in Milan, MO. For more information contact Brok Jackson at 660-265-4141 or Karl Baker at 660-265-3918


**Kirksville Kiwanis Farmer’s Market is every Saturday from Now through October from 7am to 12pm (Noon). Vendors will be set up Downtown on the North Parking lot by the Courthouse Square. Everyone is invited.


**The Shelby County Farmer’s Market will be every Saturday from 7:30am to 11:30am on the corner of Center and Chestnut in Shelbina. All vendors and customers are welcome!


**The Coal Miners Museum and Novinger Log Homestead in Novinger will be open on August 28th and September 4th from 2-4PM.


**Adair Mobile Food Pantry Distribution will be Saturday, September 24th beginning at 11am at the Hamilton Street Baptist Church. A number is required to receive food. Numbers will be given out starting at 9am. To receive food you must bring a photo ID, social security cards for each person living with you, proof of residency in Adair County and a bag, box or basket to transport food.  


** 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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Monday, Aug 29th


--Kirksville Region—


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


**Car Wash Fundraiser on Friday Sept 2nd from Noon and 5:30pm at Sheltered Workshop - front circle drive at 1001 S Osteopathy, Kirksville, MO. Call 660-665-5768 for details. $10 for Cars - $20 for SUVs. Come during Lunch or After Work. Sponsored by the United Way of Adair County Northeast Missouri and Community Opportunities, Inc.


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




Tuesday, Aug 30th


--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 – WIC Voucher Pick-Up. TB Testing. 503 N Missouri Street in Macon, MO. 660-385-4711


**Blood Drive - 3pm to 7pm. Holliday Elementary School, 201 Curtright. Holliday, MO. Schedule an appointment to give blood by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).


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



Wednesday, Aug 31st


--Kirksville Region—


**Car Wash Fundraiser on Friday Sept 2nd from Noon and 5:30pm at Sheltered Workshop - front circle drive at 1001 S Osteopathy, Kirksville, MO. Call 660-665-5768 for details. $10 for Cars - $20 for SUVs. Come during Lunch or After Work. Sponsored by the United Way of Adair County Northeast Missouri and Community Opportunities, Inc.



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




Thursday, Sept 1st


--Kirksville Region—


**Farmers Market in Edina going on from 8am until 1pm on the west side of the courtyard on the Town Square. It happens every Thursday morning now through October.  Free to Vendors!


**Sullivan County Farmer’s Market will be held every Thursday from 3:30pm to 6pm at 1st and Market in Milan, MO. For more information contact Brok Jackson at 660-265-4141 or Karl Baker at 660-265-3918


**Blood Drive - 2:30pm to 6:30pm. Cairo Christian Church, 104 Baker St. Cairo. Schedule an appointment to give blood by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).



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



Friday, Sept 2nd


--Kirksville Region—


**Car Wash Fundraiser on Friday Sept 2nd from Noon and 5:30pm at Sheltered Workshop - front circle drive at 1001 S Osteopathy, Kirksville, MO. Call 660-665-5768 for details. $10 for Cars - $20 for SUVs. Come during Lunch or After Work. Sponsored by the United Way of Adair County Northeast Missouri and Community Opportunities, Inc.


**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


**LaPlata Soybean Festival is happening this weekend! Sept 2nd through Sept 5th!


**Blood Drive - 2pm to 6pm. Loch Haven. 701 Sunset Hills Drive. Macon. Schedule an appointment to give blood by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).


**Blood Drive - 1pm to 5:30pm. ONSHORE. 902 N Missouri. Macon. Schedule an appointment to give blood by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).



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




Saturday, Sept 3rd


--Kirksville Region—


**LaPlata Soybean Festival is happening this weekend! Sept 3rd through Sept 5th!



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



Sunday, Sept 4th


--Kirksville Region—


**LaPlata Soybean Festival is happening this weekend! Sept 4th through Sept 5th!


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





Monday, Sept 5th

Labor Day!


--Kirksville Region—


**LaPlata Soybean Festival last day is today!


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



Tuesday, Sept 6th


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Wednesday, Sept 7th


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Thursday, Sept 8th


--Kirksville Region—


**Adair Mobile Food Pantry Distribution will be Saturday, September 24th beginning at 11am at the Hamilton Street Baptist Church. A number is required to receive food. Numbers will be given out starting at 9am. To receive food you must bring a photo ID, social security cards for each person living with you, proof of residency in Adair County and a bag, box or basket to transport food.  


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


Friday, Sept 9th


--Kirksville Region—



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Saturday, Sept 10th


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Sunday, Sept 11th


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Monday, Sept 12th


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Tuesday, Sept 13th


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Wednesday, Sept 14th


--Kirksville Region—


**Adair Mobile Food Pantry Distribution will be Saturday, September 24th beginning at 11am at the Hamilton Street Baptist Church. A number is required to receive food. Numbers will be given out starting at 9am. To receive food you must bring a photo ID, social security cards for each person living with you, proof of residency in Adair County and a bag, box or basket to transport food.


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




Thursday, Sept 15th


--Kirksville Region—



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Friday, Sept 16th


--Kirksville Region—





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Saturday, Sept 17th


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Sunday, Sept 18th


--Kirksville Region—



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Monday, Sept 19th


--Kirksville Region—


**Adair Mobile Food Pantry Distribution will be Saturday, September 24th beginning at 11am at the Hamilton Street Baptist Church. A number is required to receive food. Numbers will be given out starting at 9am. To receive food you must bring a photo ID, social security cards for each person living with you, proof of residency in Adair County and a bag, box or basket to transport food.  


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




Tuesday, Sept 20th


--Kirksville Region—





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Wednesday, Sept 21st


--Kirksville Region—


**Adair Mobile Food Pantry Distribution will be Saturday, September 24th beginning at 11am at the Hamilton Street Baptist Church. A number is required to receive food. Numbers will be given out starting at 9am. To receive food you must bring a photo ID, social security cards for each person living with you, proof of residency in Adair County and a bag, box or basket to transport food.  


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




Thursday, Sept 22nd


--Kirksville Region—



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Friday, Sept 23rd


--Kirksville Region—


**Kirksville High School Homecoming! Parade at 4pm!



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



Saturday, Sept 24th


--Kirksville Region—


**Adair Mobile Food Pantry Distribution will be Saturday, September 24th beginning at 11am at the Hamilton Street Baptist Church. A number is required to receive food. Numbers will be given out starting at 9am. To receive food you must bring a photo ID, social security cards for each person living with you, proof of residency in Adair County and a bag, box or basket to transport food.


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



Sunday, Sept 25th


--Kirksville Region—



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Monday, Sept 26th


--Kirksville Region—



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Tuesday, Sept 27th


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



Wednesday, Sept 28th


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Thursday, Sept 29th


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Friday, Sept 30th


--Kirksville Region—





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Saturday, Oct 1st


--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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