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  • Connect2Culture Announces Inaugural Performing Arts Series Coming to Joplin in 2017 and 2018.

    Connect2Culture Announces Inaugural Performing Arts Series Coming to Joplin in 2017 and 2018.

    Friday, June 16 2017 4:44 PM EDT2017-06-16 20:44:16 GMT

     Connect2Culture (C2C), Joplin's community arts agency, announces its inaugural performing arts series at a press conference on Friday, June 16, 2017 inside Joplin Memorial Hall (212 West 8th Street). Connect2Culture’s inaugural performing arts series, Curtains Up, will bring national touring artists to Joplin in September and December of 2017 and February of 2018 to both Memorial Hall and the Joplin High School Performing Arts Center. “Bringing high quality nationa...

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     Connect2Culture (C2C), Joplin's community arts agency, announces its inaugural performing arts series at a press conference on Friday, June 16, 2017 inside Joplin Memorial Hall (212 West 8th Street). Connect2Culture’s inaugural performing arts series, Curtains Up, will bring national touring artists to Joplin in September and December of 2017 and February of 2018 to both Memorial Hall and the Joplin High School Performing Arts Center. “Bringing high quality nationa...

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  • Brooke Robinson Benefit - June 25th

    Brooke Robinson Benefit - June 25th

    Thursday, June 15 2017 3:14 PM EDT2017-06-15 19:14:50 GMT
    On Sunday June 25th from 12:00p-5:00p at Sidelines Sports Bar (1802 S Main Street) a benefit will be held with all proceeds going to the family of Brooke Nicolle Robinson. The event will include a silent auction, buffet style food service, comedy by Preston Lacey, live music, children’s activities, and refreshments. The location is 18th Street between Joplin Avenue and Main. This event will feature a 21+ area inside of Sidelines Sports Bar and a family friendly area outside of t...More >>
    On Sunday June 25th from 12:00p-5:00p at Sidelines Sports Bar (1802 S Main Street) a benefit will be held with all proceeds going to the family of Brooke Nicolle Robinson. The event will include a silent auction, buffet style food service, comedy by Preston Lacey, live music, children’s activities, and refreshments. The location is 18th Street between Joplin Avenue and Main. This event will feature a 21+ area inside of Sidelines Sports Bar and a family friendly area outside of t...More >>
  • Just Off Broadway Theatre Camp enrollment now open

    Just Off Broadway Theatre Camp enrollment now open

    Thursday, June 15 2017 2:10 PM EDT2017-06-15 18:10:51 GMT
    Enrollment is now open for Just Off Broadway Summer Theatre, an intensive two-week workshop directed by award-winning theatre director Greg Shaw of Pittsburg High School and Pittsburg Community Theatre. The camp will be held Aug. 7 to 12 to Aug. 14-18.  Past shows have included High School Musical Jr. and Legally Blonde Jr. This year's show will be All Shook Up, a musical comedy that includes hit tunes by Elvis. The camp is open to students from sixth through 10th grades and inc...More >>
    Enrollment is now open for Just Off Broadway Summer Theatre, an intensive two-week workshop directed by award-winning theatre director Greg Shaw of Pittsburg High School and Pittsburg Community Theatre. The camp will be held Aug. 7 to 12 to Aug. 14-18.  Past shows have included High School Musical Jr. and Legally Blonde Jr. This year's show will be All Shook Up, a musical comedy that includes hit tunes by Elvis. The camp is open to students from sixth through 10th grades and inc...More >>
  • Four State Farm Show - July 21-23

    Four State Farm Show - July 21-23

    Wednesday, May 31 2017 5:49 PM EDT2017-05-31 21:49:10 GMT
    For decades, the Four State Farm Show has been a mecca to farmers and ranchers seeking to learn about the latest and greatest agricultural technology and equipment. Set for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 21, 22 and 23, the Four State Farm Show will provide the agricultural community the opportunity to get a hands-on look at agricultural goods and services provided in the region — some which are not available on dealer lots and are exclusively seen at events such as this one....More >>
    For decades, the Four State Farm Show has been a mecca to farmers and ranchers seeking to learn about the latest and greatest agricultural technology and equipment. Set for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 21, 22 and 23, the Four State Farm Show will provide the agricultural community the opportunity to get a hands-on look at agricultural goods and services provided in the region — some which are not available on dealer lots and are exclusively seen at events such as this one....More >>
  • Altoona Days - June 9th and 10th

    Altoona Days - June 9th and 10th

    Wednesday, May 31 2017 1:48 PM EDT2017-05-31 17:48:16 GMT
    "My Hometown" - 2017 Altoona Days Celebration June 9th and 10th, 2017 Friday, June 9th 6:00 PM – Altoona Amazing Race (2 person team-1 with valid driver’s license & vehicle)* 5:30 – 7:30 PM – Sloppy Joe Supper – Fireman’s Auxiliary 7:30 PM – Jr, Mr. & Miss Altoona Days Coronation Ceremony 8:00 PM – Karaoke Saturday, June 10th 8:00 – 10:00 AM – Biscuits and Gravy – Altoona Fire Dept &nda...More >>
    "My Hometown" - 2017 Altoona Days Celebration June 9th and 10th, 2017 Friday, June 9th 6:00 PM – Altoona Amazing Race (2 person team-1 with valid driver’s license & vehicle)* 5:30 – 7:30 PM – Sloppy Joe Supper – Fireman’s Auxiliary 7:30 PM – Jr, Mr. & Miss Altoona Days Coronation Ceremony 8:00 PM – Karaoke Saturday, June 10th 8:00 – 10:00 AM – Biscuits and Gravy – Altoona Fire Dept &nda...More >>
  • MSSU Youth Baseball Camp - June 5th-7th

    MSSU Youth Baseball Camp - June 5th-7th

    Wednesday, May 31 2017 1:40 PM EDT2017-05-31 17:40:22 GMT
    The purpose of this camp is to focus on the basic fundamentals of Baseball. Catching, throwing, running, hitting and pitching. Players should bring their own equipment, drinks will be provided for the campers. Dates: June 5th, 6th, & 7th
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    The purpose of this camp is to focus on the basic fundamentals of Baseball. Catching, throwing, running, hitting and pitching. Players should bring their own equipment, drinks will be provided for the campers. Dates: June 5th, 6th, & 7th
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  • True Charity - May 23rd, June 6th, and June 25th

    True Charity - May 23rd, June 6th, and June 25th

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 6:59 PM EDT2017-05-23 22:59:19 GMT
    Three churches in the Joplin area are partnering with True Charity Initiative to bring community showings of the powerful documentary, Poverty Inc. to the Joplin area. These events will all be free of charge and promise to be both challenging and insightful. The 55 min film will begin at 6:30pm and will be followed by True Charity breakout sessions. Attendees may choose one session to attend out of the following list:   The ABC's of Effective Charity- James Whitford, Co-Founder o...More >>
    Three churches in the Joplin area are partnering with True Charity Initiative to bring community showings of the powerful documentary, Poverty Inc. to the Joplin area. These events will all be free of charge and promise to be both challenging and insightful. The 55 min film will begin at 6:30pm and will be followed by True Charity breakout sessions. Attendees may choose one session to attend out of the following list:   The ABC's of Effective Charity- James Whitford, Co-Founder o...More >>
  • Carthage Public Library Summer Reading Program Events

    Carthage Public Library Summer Reading Program Events

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-05-17 19:48:53 GMT

    The Carthage Public Library is once again proud to host a HUGE Summer Reading Program for all ages. Here is our list of events for June and July 2017: June 1st, 10 am or 3 pm: Summer Reading Kick-off Event--a Magic Show in the Library Garden June 5th, 10:30 am: Hora de cuentos/Bi lingual Storytime with Ms. Janine June 6th, 4:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Class-Learn to Pot a Plant.  Snack provided by Bright Futures at 4:00 pm June 7th, 10 or 11 am: Children's Storytime with Ms. Sherri...

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    The Carthage Public Library is once again proud to host a HUGE Summer Reading Program for all ages. Here is our list of events for June and July 2017: June 1st, 10 am or 3 pm: Summer Reading Kick-off Event--a Magic Show in the Library Garden June 5th, 10:30 am: Hora de cuentos/Bi lingual Storytime with Ms. Janine June 6th, 4:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Class-Learn to Pot a Plant.  Snack provided by Bright Futures at 4:00 pm June 7th, 10 or 11 am: Children's Storytime with Ms. Sherri...

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  • Celebrate Neosho Splash - June 24th

    Celebrate Neosho Splash - June 24th

    Thursday, May 11 2017 6:02 PM EDT2017-05-11 22:02:00 GMT
    Celebrate Neosho Splash - June 24th Hugh Robinson Memorial Airport 1400 Terry Johnson Dr — Neosho, MO SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: ALL DAY ACTIVITIES—Car Show, Static Displays, Various Activities 9:00a—Rides for Hire 11:00a—Vendor Midway, Rides, & Inflatables Open 5:00p—Air Show Begins! Flyover Display Skydivers “Old Glory” Presentation Aerobatic Acts Jet-Fired Ground Vehicles Air Boss Scott Duck At Dark —15,000 Shot Fireworks Display More >>
    Celebrate Neosho Splash - June 24th Hugh Robinson Memorial Airport 1400 Terry Johnson Dr — Neosho, MO SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: ALL DAY ACTIVITIES—Car Show, Static Displays, Various Activities 9:00a—Rides for Hire 11:00a—Vendor Midway, Rides, & Inflatables Open 5:00p—Air Show Begins! Flyover Display Skydivers “Old Glory” Presentation Aerobatic Acts Jet-Fired Ground Vehicles Air Boss Scott Duck At Dark —15,000 Shot Fireworks Display More >>
  • Give Carthage Day - May 9th

    Give Carthage Day - May 9th

    Monday, May 8 2017 2:39 PM EDT2017-05-08 18:39:55 GMT
    Please join Carthage Community Foundation in a special day of awareness and giving for Carthage on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Seventeen local nonprofit organizations will participate in Give Carthage Day, a one-day online giving campaign put on by Community Foundation of the Ozarks and supported locally by Carthage Community Foundation. Donations to these organizations on May 9 support important programs and projects in our community and help make Carthage a better place for all of us to l...More >>
    Please join Carthage Community Foundation in a special day of awareness and giving for Carthage on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Seventeen local nonprofit organizations will participate in Give Carthage Day, a one-day online giving campaign put on by Community Foundation of the Ozarks and supported locally by Carthage Community Foundation. Donations to these organizations on May 9 support important programs and projects in our community and help make Carthage a better place for all of us to l...More >>
  • City of Miami Outdoor Summer Movie Series - May 19th, June 10th, August 4th

    City of Miami Outdoor Summer Movie Series - May 19th, June 10th, August 4th

    Thursday, May 4 2017 1:51 PM EDT2017-05-04 17:51:54 GMT
    City of Miami presents Outdoor Summer Movie Series starting May 19th at Riverview Park and running through August 4th at the City Municipal Pool. All show times are 7:30pm. May 19th "Trolls" Movie at Riverview Park will have food trucks on site for your food and beverage needs.  Admission is $5.00 per vehicle.  June 10th "The Sandlot"  movie at the City Municipal Pool. Admission $5 for adults, $3 for kids, 6  years and under are...More >>
    City of Miami presents Outdoor Summer Movie Series starting May 19th at Riverview Park and running through August 4th at the City Municipal Pool. All show times are 7:30pm. May 19th "Trolls" Movie at Riverview Park will have food trucks on site for your food and beverage needs.  Admission is $5.00 per vehicle.  June 10th "The Sandlot"  movie at the City Municipal Pool. Admission $5 for adults, $3 for kids, 6  years and under are...More >>
  • Missouri Mission of Mercy Free Dental Clinic - June 9th & 10th

    Missouri Mission of Mercy Free Dental Clinic - June 9th & 10th

    Sunday, June 11 2017 12:00 AM EDT2017-06-11 04:00:18 GMT
    Are you in need of dental care? Struggling to smile? Lacking the coverage you need to see a dentist? You’re invited to the 2017 Missouri Mission of Mercy—also known as MOMOM. The event meets a significant need by providing free cleanings, fillings and extractions to patients age five and older who cannot otherwise afford treatment. Join us June 9th and 10th at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center at Missouri Southern State University. Doors open daily at 5...More >>
    Are you in need of dental care? Struggling to smile? Lacking the coverage you need to see a dentist? You’re invited to the 2017 Missouri Mission of Mercy—also known as MOMOM. The event meets a significant need by providing free cleanings, fillings and extractions to patients age five and older who cannot otherwise afford treatment. Join us June 9th and 10th at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center at Missouri Southern State University. Doors open daily at 5...More >>
  • Service Valley Charter Academy Plant Sale - May 5th

    Service Valley Charter Academy Plant Sale - May 5th

    Friday, April 28 2017 1:46 PM EDT2017-04-28 17:46:59 GMT
    Service Valley Charter Academy Annual Plant Sale - May 5th 8 AM to 6 PM 21102 Wallace Road, Parsons, KS 67357 620-241-3449 More >>
    Service Valley Charter Academy Annual Plant Sale - May 5th 8 AM to 6 PM 21102 Wallace Road, Parsons, KS 67357 620-241-3449 More >>
  • Photo Reunification Events - April 22nd, May 27th

    Photo Reunification Events - April 22nd, May 27th

    Thursday, April 13 2017 6:16 PM EDT2017-04-13 22:16:36 GMT
    Two new events have been scheduled to provide opportunities for local families to be reunited with photos displaced by the May 2011 Joplin tornado. Volunteers will be on hand to assist residents and return photos at the Joplin Museum Complex, South Schifferdecker Ave. on April 22, 2017   from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM and again on May 27, 2017-  also from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. 1.       View photos on our Lost Photos of Joplin Facebook page. ...More >>
    Two new events have been scheduled to provide opportunities for local families to be reunited with photos displaced by the May 2011 Joplin tornado. Volunteers will be on hand to assist residents and return photos at the Joplin Museum Complex, South Schifferdecker Ave. on April 22, 2017   from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM and again on May 27, 2017-  also from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. 1.       View photos on our Lost Photos of Joplin Facebook page. ...More >>
  • Downstream Casino Resort May 2017 Concert Schedule

    Downstream Casino Resort May 2017 Concert Schedule

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 3:18 PM EDT2017-04-11 19:18:50 GMT
    Date Band Times Fri 5 The Band DeLorean – variety rock Howard Gayles –solo piano at Lover’s Leap lounge, 8-11pm 8pm – midnight Sat 6 Paralandra – variety rock Howard Gayles – solo piano at Lover’s Leap lounge, 8-11pm 9:30pm – 1:30am Thur 11 Throw Back Thursday – free concert ...More >>
    Date Band Times Fri 5 The Band DeLorean – variety rock Howard Gayles –solo piano at Lover’s Leap lounge, 8-11pm 8pm – midnight Sat 6 Paralandra – variety rock Howard Gayles – solo piano at Lover’s Leap lounge, 8-11pm 9:30pm – 1:30am Thur 11 Throw Back Thursday – free concert ...More >>
  • American Red Cross Informational Meeting - May 3rd

    American Red Cross Informational Meeting - May 3rd

    Monday, April 3 2017 4:13 PM EDT2017-04-03 20:13:37 GMT
    American Red Cross Informational Meeting - May 3rd Neighbors Helping Neighbors Prepare, Respond, & Recover Friday May 3rd @ 9 AM Fire Station #1 (911 West 4th Street, Pittsburg, KS 66762) More >>
    American Red Cross Informational Meeting - May 3rd Neighbors Helping Neighbors Prepare, Respond, & Recover Friday May 3rd @ 9 AM Fire Station #1 (911 West 4th Street, Pittsburg, KS 66762) More >>
  • Lyme Disease Awareness Event - April 5th

    Lyme Disease Awareness Event - April 5th

    Tuesday, April 4 2017 9:20 PM EDT2017-04-05 01:20:38 GMT

    On April 15, Heather Threlfall, a social work student at Pittsburg State University, will host a Lunch and Learn Event on Lyme Disease Awareness with both the Irene Ransom Bradley School of Nursing and PSU’s Social Work Program. This event will feature speaker Dr. Trish Sullivan, who has an interest in tick borne illnesses in our local area. Lyme disease is transmitted to humans and animals through the bite of a blacklegged tick. The CDC reports there could be as many as 300,00...

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    On April 15, Heather Threlfall, a social work student at Pittsburg State University, will host a Lunch and Learn Event on Lyme Disease Awareness with both the Irene Ransom Bradley School of Nursing and PSU’s Social Work Program. This event will feature speaker Dr. Trish Sullivan, who has an interest in tick borne illnesses in our local area. Lyme disease is transmitted to humans and animals through the bite of a blacklegged tick. The CDC reports there could be as many as 300,00...

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  • Crowder College is one of more than 1,500 communities working to re-imagine the purpose of education

    Crowder College Hosts Screening of Sundance-Selected Documentary, Most Likely to Succeed

    Crowder College Hosts Screening of Sundance-Selected Documentary, Most Likely to Succeed

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-03-28 20:41:27 GMT
    On Thursday, April 6, 6pm in the Elsie Plaster Community Center Auditorium on the Crowder College campus in Neosho, the Crowder College Technical Education Center (CTEC) will take part in Most Likely to Succeed’s worldwide campaign to re-imagine education. The acclaimed film Most Likely to Succeed offers an inspiring look at what students and teachers are capable of—if we have the vision and courage to transform our schools. Directed by acclaimed documentari...More >>
    On Thursday, April 6, 6pm in the Elsie Plaster Community Center Auditorium on the Crowder College campus in Neosho, the Crowder College Technical Education Center (CTEC) will take part in Most Likely to Succeed’s worldwide campaign to re-imagine education. The acclaimed film Most Likely to Succeed offers an inspiring look at what students and teachers are capable of—if we have the vision and courage to transform our schools. Directed by acclaimed documentari...More >>
  • 2017 Lake Life is Grand Quilt Show - July 21st-22nd

    2017 Lake Life is Grand Quilt Show - July 21st-22nd

    Monday, March 13 2017 3:32 PM EDT2017-03-13 19:32:54 GMT
     2017 Lake Life is Grand Quilt Show - July 21st from 9-5 & July 22nd from 9-4.  Theme: "Lake Life is Grand". Sponsored in part by the Grove Convention & Tourism Bureau. Facts about the Grand Lake O' the Cherokees Quilt Guild The Guild was established in 1976. This is an organization to bring quilters together to share, enjoy, teach and learn the art of quilting. The Guild logo is the "Sailboat". The Guild is an organization whose main p...More >>
     2017 Lake Life is Grand Quilt Show - July 21st from 9-5 & July 22nd from 9-4.  Theme: "Lake Life is Grand". Sponsored in part by the Grove Convention & Tourism Bureau. Facts about the Grand Lake O' the Cherokees Quilt Guild The Guild was established in 1976. This is an organization to bring quilters together to share, enjoy, teach and learn the art of quilting. The Guild logo is the "Sailboat". The Guild is an organization whose main p...More >>
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