5-3 Community Calendar

May 3, 2013 

Rummage and bake sale

The residents of Foxcroft, located at 200 Pheasant Rd., Harrisonville, will host a rummage and bake sale 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 4.

Pancake breakfast

There will be pancake breakfast 7-10 a.m. Saturday, May 4 at the Cass County Elks Lodge. Cost is $5 for adults. School-age children eat for free, but must be accompanied by an adult.

Snack shack fundraiser

The Antioch Southern Baptist Church youth group will be holding a Snack Shack fundraiser during the Harrisonville citywide garage sale 7 a.m.-4 p.m. at 810 N. Arnold. There will be hamburgers, hot dogs, snacks and drinks available. The fundraiser will assist students in paying for their summer camp.

Food pantry

Grace Christian Tabernacle Church in Harrisonville will be hosting a food pantry 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, May 8.

Veteran’s Assistance

The Disabled American Veterans Chapter No. 67 of Butlerwill be at the Masonic Lodge, 709 Old Seven Highway, Garden, City, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday May 8, to assist veterans in applying for their benefits.

For more information, please call Darrel Rogers at 816-738-4536.

Belton Main Street

vision meeting

Downtown Belton Main Street, Inc. has scheduled a Visioning meeting for 7 p.m. Thursday, May 9, at Memorial Station in Belton Memorial Park. For more information, please contact Jay Leipzig, Belton Community Development Director, at 816-331-4331.

Junk in the Trunk

The Harrisonville Chamber invites the public to the first “Junk in the Trunk” flea market event 5-7 p.m. Saturday, May 11, on the city’s square. The event is held monthly on the second Saturday from May to October.

5K Walk/Run

The third annual Stacy Cox Memorial Scholarship 5K Walk/Run is scheduled for 8 a.m. Saturday, May 11 at Harrisonville High School. Entry fee is $25 and includes a t-shirt. Entry forms can be picked up in the office of the Harrisonville High School or at L&C Carpet in Harrisonville. For more information, contact Tami Caldwell at 816-728-8264.

Movie showing

Harrisonville Middle School is hosting a movie night fundraiser 7 p.m. Saturday, May 11. Proceeds will benefit the National Archery in Schools Program in an effort to bring archery to the school’s physical education curriculum. Showing is “The Day After,” a film shot in Harrisonville that utilized local residents as extras in the set, 30 years ago. The movie we are showing is The Day After.

Admission at door is $5. Concessions, door prizes, silent auction will also be apart of the event.

African Children’s Choir

The internationally acclaimed African Children’s Choir performing at Harrisonville Church of the Nazarene at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 12.

Food pantry giveaway

Grace Christian Tabernacle, 709 S. Butler Dr., Harrisonville, will be giving away food from 4-6 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month and from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month.

The program is for Harrisonville residents only. Proper identification is required, along with a current utility bill. For more information, call 816-380-7646.

Raymore Historical Society meeting

The Raymore Historical Society meets the second Tuesday each month at 7 p.m. in the museum located in the lower level of the Cullen Funeral Home, 612 W. Foxwood Dr., Raymore. The May 14 meeting will feature Janet Miller portraying Carolyn Scott Harrison, wife of President William Harrison. All are welcome to attend. The museum is ADA accessible.

Brown bag luncheon

The next Harrisonville Chamber and city of Harrisonville brown bag luncheon will be 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, May 16 at the Harrisonville Community Center. City Administrator Keith Moody will present the “Single Family Housing Survey 2013.”

Silent auction and walk

Life Choice Center is conducting a silent auction fundraiser for a new John Deer 42-inch 17.5 HP riding mower model D100. Bids will be accepted until 5 p.m. Thursday, May 16. The winner of the auction will be announced at the beginning of the Walk for Life at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 18. For more information, contact Linda at 816-887-5100.

Free clothing distribution

There will be a free clothing distribution 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, May 17 and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 18 at the Raymore Presbyterian Church, 204 S. Jefferson.

Class reunion

Number Nine, District 35 of Cass County, School Reunion for all classes will be Saturday, May 18, at Sycamore Grove Mennonite Church, 27221 S. Sycamore Grove Rd., Garden City.

Meet and greet will be at 4:30 p.m., with a banquet to follow at 6 p.m., catered by Kurzweil Meats. Cost is $15 per person. RSVP requested by May 10. Contact Robert Surber at 816-797-4243 for more information.

Spaghetti dinner

A spaghetti dinner fundraiser for the Cass Council on Aging will be 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 21 at the Harrisonville Community Center. Cost is $6 and includes dessert and drink. Carry out available. Proceeds will assist with home delivered meals. For more information, call 816-380-8980 Ext. 2.

5K Walk/Run

The community is invited to participate in the first-ever Harrisonville Middle School Wildcat Run Wednesday, May 22. The event will benefit the HMS physical education department.

The event will feature a 5K which begins and ends at Harrisonville Middle School. Registration for the 5K is $20 and the pre-registration deadline is Friday, May 3. However, participants may register up to the day of the race for an additional $5 per person.

All pre-registrants will receive a race T-shirt. Sponsorships for the Wildcat Run are available.

Sponsorship levels begin at $100 for a White Sponsor. Royal Blue Sponsorships are $500 and True Wildcat Sponsorships are $1,000.

Prizes will be awarded for top finishers in each grade as well as top fundraisers for each grade. Registration forms are available online or at Harrisonville Middle School, 601 S. Highland. Race-day registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

The 5K begins at 9 a.m. For additional information, contact HMS PE teacher Lindsay Hartzler at 816-380-7654, ext. 5843.

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