10-11 Community Calendar

October 11, 2013 

Chili supper

There will be a chili supper 4:30-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12 at West Line Christian Church. Chili, hot dogs and desserts will be served. Donations will be accepted for the church’s building fund.

Ham and turkey dinner

The Cass County Council on Aging is sponsoring a ham and turkey dinner buffet 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13, at the Harrisonville Community Center, 2400 Jefferson Pkwy. The buffet will include salads, dessert and a drink. Cost is $9 for adults and $3.50 for children ages 5-12. Carry outs are available. Proceeds will benefit local Meals on Wheels delivery and senior center costs.

After hours event

The Peculiar Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a “Wine and Cheese Tasting” event 6-7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, at Wellington’s Wine and Cheese, 125 W. Broadway, Peculiar.

Driver’s exam station closed

The driver examination station in Harrisonville will be closed all day Tuesday, Oct. 15, due to troop meetings.

Cattlemen’s Association meeting

The Cass/Jackson County Cattlemen's Association will hold a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, in the Cass Room of the Harrisonville Community Center on N. Jefferson Parkway. The program will be sponsored by Crystalyx who will introduce the new product lines, including First Care Newborn Supplement by Ralco. There will also be a short presentation on the mineral feeder in a tire. Dinner will be provided starting at 6:30 p.m. followed by the presentations, followed by a short business meeting. Public is invited to attend. RSVP to president Connie Chevalier at 816-618-3691. For more information, contact Robert Flint at 816-540-5767.

Sewing Guild

The American Sewing Guild will meet 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Oct. 15 at Hancock's in Belton. Hancock’s staff will present new notions and tools available. Each member should bring their favorite tool or notion and be prepared to tell why they like it or to show how it is used. There will also be a stash swap. Attendees are invited to bring items they no longer want and swap a cast-off from someone else. Visitors are welcome. For more information, call 816-540-2096.

Health services

The Women’s Health Services Belton Clinics will be held Oct. 15, 16, 17, 22, 29, 30 and 31, and Nov. 5, 7, 12, 13, 19, 21, 26 and 27. The clinic is located at 119 Congress St., Belton.

Other appointments are also available for supply pick-up. Participants must call for an appointment and cancellations should be made at least 24 hours in advance.

Services include comprehensive well woman exams such as clinical breast exam, pelvic, Pap smear, HIV and STD testing and treatment, pregnancy testing, reproductive and contraceptive counseling, as well as the issuance of contraceptive supplies.

Charges for reproductive health services are based on a sliding fee scale according to household income. The clinic accepts all Missouri HealthNet, including Health Care USA, Missouri Care and Home State Health Plan, plus Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Health Care and Cigna.

DAV assistance

The Disabled American Veterans Chapter No. 67 of Butler invites all disabled veterans to attend their monthly meeting at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16 at the Bates County Museum on Elks Drive. For more information, call Laurence Truman at 816-518-3264 or email notrbu89@yahoo.com

Garage sale and cleanup

The annual Freeman citywide garage sale will be Saturday, Oct. 19. The Freeman citywide clean-up event will be Saturday, Oct. 26.

Used book sale

The First Christian Church of Harrisonville will be hosting their seventh annual used book sale 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19 at the church, located at 400 S. Independence St. There was be a $1 sack special between 2-3 p.m. Items for sale include books, magazines, videos, DVDs, CDs, cassettes and printed music. Proceeds benefit the Shepherd’s Staff Food Pantry, a service of the Harrisonville Ministerial Alliance. Book donations are being collected prior to the sale. For more information, call 816-884-4615.

Chili dinner

The Garden City United Methodist Church will host their annual soup/chili dinner and silent auction 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19. Cost is $6 for adults and $2.50 for children age 10 and under. Menu includes chili/soup, hot dogs for children, crackers, dessert and drink. Silent auction bidding ends at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome.

Trunk N Treat

There will be a Trunk N Treat from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at First Baptist Church, 23705 E. State Rte. 2 Harrisonville. There will be candy, giveaways and refreshments.

Fall women’s rally

The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League Kansas City South Zone will have its Fall Rally on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 310 Johnston Pkwy., Raymore. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. There is a $5 registration fee. Call 816-550-5790 for more information.

Call for artists

The Downtown Peculiar Arts and Culture District is making a call for artists and crafters for the upcoming Hometown Holiday event Saturday, Nov. 9. Artist and craft vendor forms can be obtained by visiting the DPACD website or calling 816-806-3698.

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