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**Art in the Park - Come to the park and participate in free art projects. Art in the park meets Monday at Brashear Park, Tuesday & Thursday at P.C. Mills Park, Wednesday at Jaycee Park, and Friday at Memorial Park. July 6-31 between 1pm-2:30pm.


**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


**The Adair County Health Department will be offering $5 blood Sugar checks Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays the month of July.


**Make sure your child is ready and up-to date on immunizations for the 2015-2016 school year. Be sure to go to the Adair County Health Department’s website or facebook page and sign-up for text caster to receive information on free services and specials.



** The Kirksville Aquatic Center will have Children’s group lessons available this summer. Call 660-627-7665 for more information.

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


**Adair County Mobile Food Pantry distribution Saturday August 22nd 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.



**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.


**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


**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


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******* 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.

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***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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Wednesday, July 29th

--Kirksville Region—


**Vacation Bible School at Brashear United Methodist Church will be July 27-29th! VBS will be July 27-29th from 6:15pm to 8:30pm. Program will be Thursday July 30th at 7pm.


** Camp Kilimanjaro VBS will be held July 29th - August 1st from 6-8PM for ages preschool - 5th grade. On Saturday a BBQ for all families will be held with water slide, bounce house and face painting.  It will be held at the Kirksville Nazarene Church, 2303 N Lincoln St.  For more information call (660) 665-6862.

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Thursday, July 30th

--Kirksville Region—

**Vacation Bible School at Brashear United Methodist Church Program will be Thursday July 30th at 7pm.

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Friday, July 31st

--Kirksville Region—


**Downtown Kirksville Summer on the Square is going on tonight that Courthouse lawn. Starts at 7pm with performance by Expression (Popular Songbook). Bring your lawn chairs and join in! Everyone is welcome.


** The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri is hosting Golf Fore Hunger today at the Unionville Country Club. Dinner is from 6-8pm, pick up your packet at 9pm, and Moonlight golf begins at 10pm (9 holes)!! For more information contact Susan Dublin, (773) 719-7218 or susand@sharefoodbringhope.org. To download a registration and waiver form go to www.sharefoodbringhope.org.


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Saturday, August 1st

--Kirksville Region—

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


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Sunday, August 2nd

--Kirksville Region—


**The Kirksville Parks and Recreation Department, along with NEMO Heart Health and Warehouse 660, are hosting a Block Party today from 2-4pm at Brashear Park. There will be fun activities and the wading pool will be open.

** You are invited to come enjoy a wonderful time of worship and hearing God’s word at the Jesus in August Crusade. Services will be held at a different church each night at 7PM beginning today and continuing through Thursday, August 6th. The evangelist will be Don Walton. Music will be provided by members of the host church. Today’s service will be held at the Milan First Baptist Church, 120 S Market St, Milan, MO.




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Monday, August 3rd

--Kirksville Region—

** Queen City Community Club will be holding their 43rd Annual Fish Fry this Saturday, August 8th, at 5pm. The fish fry will be at the Community Building in Queen City, MO.  

** The Missouri Department of Conservation will be holding a Knee High Naturalist program today, August 3rd, at 10:30-11:30 am, recommended for ages 3-6. The program will be Fishy Friends - What do fish do down in the water? Join us for some fun, fishy activities!The program will be held at the MDC Northeast Regional Office, 3500 S Baltimore, Kirksville, MO. If you have any questions please call Amanda Moore (660-785-2420) or email - amanda.moore@mdc.mo.gov.


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Tuesday, August 4th

--Kirksville Region—

** The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive today from 12:30PM - 6PM at the First Baptist Church, 910 N Weaver, Memphis, MO.  To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS ( 1-800-733-2767).   

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Wednesday, August 5th

--Kirksville Region—

** The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive today from 2PM - 6PM at the Macon Health Care Building, 29612 Kellogg Ave, Macon, MO.  To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS ( 1-800-733-2767).   


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


** The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive today from 1:30PM - 6:30PM at the Chillicothe Media Comfort Inn, 250 Business HWY 36, Chillicothe, MO.  To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS ( 1-800-733-2767).   


Thursday, August 6th

--Kirksville Region—


** The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive today from 1PM - 5PM at Walgreens, 311 N Baltimore, Kirksville MO.  To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS ( 1-800-733-2767).  



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


** The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive today from 1PM - 6PM at the Immanuel Methodist Church, 601 Washington, Canton, MO.  To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS ( 1-800-733-2767).  



Friday, August 7th

--Kirksville Region—



**Downtown Kirksville Summer on the Square is going on tonight on the Courthouse lawn. Starts at 7pm with performance by B.J. Allen & Friends (Acoustic Blues). Bring your lawn chairs and join in! Everyone is welcome.

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Saturday, August 8th

--Kirksville Region—


** Queen City Community Club will be holding their 43rd Annual Fish Fry today, August 8th, at 5pm. The fish fry will be at the Community Building in Queen City, MO.  

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



Sunday, August 9th

--Kirksville Region—

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Monday, August 10th

--Kirksville Region—


** The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive today from 1:15PM - 6PM at the Christian Church, 120 W Moore St., La Plata, MO.  To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS ( 1-800-733-2767).   

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



Tuesday, August 11th

--Kirksville Region—


** The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive today from 3PM - 7PM at the Queen of Peace Annex Building, Ewing, MO.  To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS ( 1-800-733-2767).   

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



Wednesday, August 12th

--Kirksville Region—

** The Missouri Department of Conservation will be holding a Creature Feature program today, August 12th, at 3:30-4:30 pm, recommended for ages 7-12. The program will be Washout!- Investigate the connections between water and soil with us! The program will be held at the MDC Northeast Regional Office, 3500 S Baltimore, Kirksville, MO. If you have any questions please call Amanda Moore (660-785-2420) or email - amanda.moore@mdc.mo.gov.

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



Thursday, August 13th

--Kirksville Region—

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Friday, August 14th

--Kirksville Region—

**Downtown Kirksville Summer on the Square is going on tonight on the Courthouse lawn. Starts at 7pm with performance by Glen Palmer’s “Lush Life” Jazz Band (Jazz). Bring your lawn chairs and join in! Everyone is welcome.



** The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive today from 2PM - 7PM at Preferred Family Health Care, 900 E LaHarpe, Kirksville MO.  To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS ( 1-800-733-2767).  


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



Saturday, August 15th

--Kirksville Region—


**Movie in the Park will be tonight featuring the film “Toy Story” at the Ray Klinginsmith Amphitheatre in Rotary Park, starting around dusk.


** The Missouri Department of Conservation will be holding a Conservation Keepers program today, August 15th, at 1 pm, all ages welcome! The program will be Name That Tree! - Can you name the trees in your yard? How about in the forest? Come along as we learn tree features and identify some Missouri Trees! The program will be held at the MDC Northeast Regional Office, 3500 S Baltimore, Kirksville, MO. If you have any questions please call Amanda Moore (660-785-2420) or email - amanda.moore@mdc.mo.gov.


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



Sunday, August 16th

--Kirksville Region—

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Monday, August 17th

--Kirksville Region—

** The Missouri Department of Conservation will be holding a Knee High Naturalist program today, August 17th, at 10:30-11:30 am, recommended for ages 3-6.  The program will be Soil Study - Where does the soil come from? Can we make soil? Discover the secrets of soil as we investigate! The program will be held at the MDC Northeast Regional Office, 3500 S Baltimore, Kirksville, MO. If you have any questions please call Amanda Moore (660-785-2420) or email - amanda.moore@mdc.mo.gov.

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



Tuesday, August 18th

--Kirksville Region—

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Wednesday, August 19th

--Kirksville Region—

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Thursday, August 20th

--Kirksville Region—

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Friday, August 21st

--Kirksville Region—

**Downtown Kirksville Summer on the Square is going on tonight on the Courthouse lawn. Starts at 7pm with performance by Pumptown Band with Dr. Amy Hynek (Pop/Fusion). Bring your lawn chairs and join in! Everyone is welcome.

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



Saturday, August 22nd

--Kirksville Region—


**Adair County Mobile Food Pantry distribution Saturday August 22nd 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, August 23rd

--Kirksville Region—

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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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