COMMUNITY CALENDAR

 

**Community Prayer Breakfast sponsored by Kirksville Interchurch Ministries at the Catholic Newman Center at 709 S Davis in Kirksville. Time will be from 7am to 8am on Thursday Oct 23rd. Cost per person is $8 and Guest Speakers Dr. Troy and Kelly Paino.

**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

**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 22nd, 24th, 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.

**Adair County Health Department’s Drive –Thru Flu Clinic is scheduled for October 23rd at the NEMO Fairgrounds from 1pm to 7pm. More information coming soon. http://adair.lphamo.org

**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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Wednesday, October 22nd

--Kirksville Region—

**Adair County Health Department’s Drive –Thru Flu Clinic is scheduled for October 23rd at the NEMO Fairgrounds from 1pm to 7pm. More information coming soon. http://adair.lphamo.org

**Community Prayer Breakfast sponsored by Kirksville Interchurch Ministries at the Catholic Newman Center at 709 S Davis in Kirksville. Time will be from 7am to 8am on Thursday Oct 23rd. Cost per person is $8 and Guest Speakers Dr. Troy and Kelly Paino.

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Thursday, October 23rd

--Kirksville Region—

**Community Prayer Breakfast sponsored by Kirksville Interchurch Ministries at the Catholic Newman Center at 709 S Davis in Kirksville. Time will be from 7am to 8am. Cost per person is $8 and Guest Speakers Dr. Troy and Kelly Paino.

**Adair County Health Department’s Drive –Thru Flu Clinic is scheduled for October 23rd at the NEMO Fairgrounds from 1pm to 7pm. More information coming soon. http://adair.lphamo.org

**Kirksville Film Circle is showing a second movie for fall 2014 Saturday Oct 25th at 7pm at 114 W Harrison St, Kirksville, MO 63501. The movie is entitled “FILL THE VOID.” The film is in Hebrew with English subtitles. Tickets are $8 for general public and $5 for students with IDs. Tickets can be bought online or at the door. Check out the website for more details: http://www.kvfilmcircle.org/

**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.

**Sigma Alpha’s Annual Haunted Corn Maze fundraiser will be tonight from 7pm to 10pm at the Truman University Farm. $5 general admission. $1 off with canned food item. Tonight only!

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

Friday, October 24th

--Kirksville Region—


**NEMO Heart Health’s 3rd Annual Heart and Sole Walk Saturday Oct 25th from 9am to NOON at the Spainhower Field at the Kirksville High School. To register – email: hearthealth.nemo@gmail.com

**Schuyler County Cancer Relief Fund is having Halloween BINGO Saturday Oct 25th at the Schuyler R-1 Schools in Queen City. $10 BINGO card plays all night. Quilt Raffle. All monies raised stay in Schuyler County and are given to those diagnosed and receiving treatment for cancer. To volunteer, help, or donate – call Jessica Gottman at 660-342-4200 or Teena Fugate at 660-349-8908

**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.

**Milan Firemans 4th Annual Haunted House will be today in Milan, MO. 7pm to 12am (Midnight). Admission is $5 a person.

**The Adair County Public Library will be having a Mario Kart Wii Tournament today from 1pm to 3pm at the Library.

**”Truman’s Got Talent” will be tonight from 7pm to 9pm at Baldwin Hall Auditorium at Truman State University. Door tickets are $3 and proceeds from the show will benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

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

Saturday, October 25th

--Kirksville Region—

**2nd Annual Harvest HeyDay Fall Festival today from 2pm to 4pm in Rotary Park. Admission is free and will consist of children’s carnival-style games and an antique tractor show. Concessions will be available for purchase. If you’d like to show your classic tractor, please contact 660-627-1485

**Adair County Mobile Food Pantry distribution today 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.

 

**NEMO Heart Health’s 3rd Annual Heart and Sole Walk today from 9am to NOON at the Spainhower Field at the Kirksville High School. To register – email: hearthealth.nemo@gmail.com

**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.

**Kirksville Film Circle is showing a second movie for fall 2014 tonight at 7pm at 114 W Harrison St, Kirksville, MO 63501. The movie is entitled “FILL THE VOID.” The film is in Hebrew with English subtitles. Tickets are $8 for general public and $5 for students with IDs. Tickets can be bought online or at the door. Check out the website for more details: http://www.kvfilmcircle.org/

**Halloween Fun Night. Games and Soup Super at 5pm tonight at the Sabbath Home United Methodist Church. Everyone is welcome.

**La Plata’s First Trunk N Treat will be tonight from 6pm till the end. Come join us for a fun filled evening at the town square. Enjoy some fun Halloween games or participate in a pumpkin carving contest or costume contest. For more information contact: Cheryl Curtis at 660-216-2164 or Misty or Russel Orgill at 315-314-0424.

**Schuyler County Cancer Relief Fund is having Halloween BINGO tonight at the Schuyler R-1 Schools in Queen City. $10 BINGO card plays all night. Quilt Raffle. All monies raised stay in Schuyler County and are given to those diagnosed and receiving treatment for cancer. To volunteer, help, or donate – call Jessica Gottman at 660-342-4200 or Teena Fugate at 660-349-8908

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

Sunday, October 26th

--Kirksville Region—

**Schuyler County Ministerial Alliance Haunted House and Maze will be Oct 26th – 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.

**Kids’ Day Corn Maze at the University Farm in Kirksville. All the scary stuff is taken out of the maze and there are crafts and trick or treating. $3 per child. 1pm to 3pm.

 

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

Monday, October 27th

--Kirksville Region—

**Schuyler County Ministerial Alliance Haunted House and Maze will be Oct 27th – 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.

**Knox County Relay For Life Quarter Madness Fundraiser will be tonight at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Edina, MO. Doors open at 6pm. Auction begins promptly at 6:30pm. All you can eat Taco bar is $5.

 

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

Tuesday, October 28th

--Kirksville Region—

**Schuyler County Ministerial Alliance Haunted House and Maze will be Oct 28th – 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.

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

Wednesday, October 29th

--Kirksville Region—

**Schuyler County Ministerial Alliance Haunted House and Maze will be Oct 29th – 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.

 

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

Thursday, October 30th

--Kirksville Region—

**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.

 

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

Friday, October 31st

--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.

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

Saturday, November 1st

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

Sunday, November 2nd

--Kirksville Region—

 

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

Monday, November 3rd

--Kirksville Region—

 

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Tuesday, November 4th

--Kirksville Region—

 

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Wednesday, November 5th

--Kirksville Region—

 

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Thursday, November 6th

--Kirksville Region—

 

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Friday, November 7th

--Kirksville Region—

 

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

Saturday, November 8th

--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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FUNDRAISERS:

 

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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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