COMMUNITY CALENDAR

 

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**The Kirksville Community String Orchestra is looking for more string players to join (violin, viola, cello, bass). They meet on Thursday nights from 7pm to 8:30pm at the Kirksville High Band room. Rehearsals will start January 19th, and hoping to have a concert on May 4th. If you are interested, please email kcsomusic@gmail.com.


**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


** 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


**Adair County Mobile Food Pantry distribution is Saturday January 28th 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.


** 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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Friday, January 13th


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**Boots & Bling… It’s a Rodeo Thing will be held Saturday Jan 14th at the La Plata Elementary Gym, 201 W Moore in LaPlata. Doors open at 4:30pm. Dinner is at 5pm, Coronation of Jacci Gregory as the Miss Teen Rodeo Missouri 2017 will be at 6pm. A Live Auction will follow at 6:30pm. 50/50 Raffle, Live Auction, No Door Charge - donations only, Soup Supper, Tea, Lemonade, Dessert, and no alcohol please.



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Saturday, January 14th


--Kirksville Region—


**Boots & Bling… It’s a Rodeo Thing will be held Saturday Jan 14th at the La Plata Elementary Gym, 201 W Moore in LaPlata. Doors open at 4:30pm. Dinner is at 5pm, Coronation of Jacci Gregory as the Miss Teen Rodeo Missouri 2017 will be at 6pm. A Live Auction will follow at 6:30pm. 50/50 Raffle, Live Auction, No Door Charge - donations only, Soup Supper, Tea, Lemonade, Dessert, and no alcohol please.


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Sunday, January 15th


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Monday, January 16th

Martin Luther King Day


--Kirksville Region—


**Macon County Health Department: Closed for Martin Luther King Day. 503 N Missouri Street in Macon, MO. 660-385-4711


**The Kirksville Community String Orchestra is looking for more string players to join (violin, viola, cello, bass). They meet on Thursday nights from 7pm to 8:30pm at the Kirksville High Band room. Rehearsals will start January 19th, and hoping to have a concert on May 4th. If you are interested, please email kcsomusic@gmail.com.


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



Tuesday, January 17th


--Kirksville Region—


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


**The Kirksville Community String Orchestra is looking for more string players to join (violin, viola, cello, bass). They meet on Thursday nights from 7pm to 8:30pm at the Kirksville High Band room. Rehearsals will start January 19th, and hoping to have a concert on May 4th. If you are interested, please email kcsomusic@gmail.com.


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



Wednesday, January 18th


--Kirksville Region—


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


**Adair County Mobile Food Pantry distribution is Saturday January 28th 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---



Thursday, January 19th


--Kirksville Region—


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


**Blood Drive: 10am to 2pm at the Moberly Area Community College in Kirksville, 2105 E Normal. Blood donation appointments can be easily scheduled by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS.


**The Kirksville Community String Orchestra is looking for more string players to join (violin, viola, cello, bass). They meet on Thursday nights from 7pm to 8:30pm at the Kirksville High Band room. Rehearsals will start January 19th, and hoping to have a concert on May 4th. If you are interested, please email kcsomusic@gmail.com.


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



Friday, January 20th


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Saturday, January 21st


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Sunday, January 22nd


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Monday, January 23rd


--Kirksville Region—


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


**Missouri Rural Crime Investigative Unit is presenting at program at the Kirksville Area Technical Center on Monday Jan 23rd at 6pm. The Unit focuses solely on crime unique to the agriculture industry and farming communities. There is no charge for the program. For more information call 660-342-4327


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



Tuesday, January 24th


--Kirksville Region—


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


**Adair County Mobile Food Pantry distribution is Saturday January 28th 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---



Wednesday, January 25th


--Kirksville Region—


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


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



Thursday, January 26th


--Kirksville Region—


** Macon County Health Department: Closed for Staff Meeting 1pm to 4pm, MO. 660-385-4711


**Radio Park Blood Drive at the Rehoboth Baptist Church today in the Gym from 12pm to 6pm! 100 Pfeiffer in Kirksville. Pizza will be available for donors! Blood donation appointments can be easily scheduled by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS. SPONSOR CODE: RadioPark


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



Friday, January 27th


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Saturday, January 28th


--Kirksville Region—


**Adair County Mobile Food Pantry distribution is Saturday January 28th 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, January 29th


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Monday, January 30th


--Kirksville Region—


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


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



Tuesday, January 31st


--Kirksville Region—


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


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



Wednesday, February 1st


--Kirksville Region—


**Blood Drive: 10:30am to 5:30pm at Truman State University at 100 E Normal 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, February 2nd


--Kirksville Region—


**Blood Drive: 10:30am to 5:30pm at Truman State University at 100 E Normal 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---



Friday, February 3rd


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Saturday, February 4th


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Sunday, February 5th


--Kirksville Region—


**Blood Drive: 10am to 2pm at the Mary Immaculate Catholic Church at 716 E Washington 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---


Monday, February 6th


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Tuesday, February 7th


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Wednesday, February 8th


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Thursday, February 9th


--Kirksville Region—


**Blood Drive: 3pm to 7pm at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 2000 E Normal 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---



Friday, February 10th


--Kirksville Region—


**Blood Drive: 1pm to 6pm at the Faith Lutheran School, 1820 S 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.


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



Saturday, February 11th


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Sunday, February 12th


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Monday, February 13th


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Tuesday, February 14th

St. Valentine’s Day


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Wednesday, February 15th


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Thursday, February 16th


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Friday, February 17th


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Saturday, February 18th


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Sunday, February 19th


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Monday, February 20th


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Tuesday, February 21st


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Wednesday, February 22nd


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Thursday, February 23rd


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Friday, February 24th


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Saturday, February 25th


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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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