11-1 Community Calendar

November 1, 2013 

Soup dinner

The Harrisonville United Methodist Women will be hosting a dinner and bake sale Friday, Nov. 1, at the church, 2600 E. Mechanic. Menu includes ham, beans, coleslaw, vegetable soup, hot dogs, cornbread, dessert and drinks. Lunch hours are 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and dinner is 4:30-7 p.m. Carryout and delivery available during lunch hours. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children.

Annual Bazaar and

Turkey Dinner

The Archie United Methodist Church annual Bazaar and Turkey Dinner will be Saturday, Nov. 2. Bazaar sale is 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and dinner is served 11 a.m.-1 p.m. There will be a quilt drawing at 1 p.m. Admission is $7.50 for adults and $4.50 for children under the age of 12.

Coin Show

The Cass County Numismatic Society Fall Coin Show will be 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Mill-Walk Mall in Harrisonville.

Turkey Dinner

The 54th annual turkey dinner at Our Lady of Lourdes Church will be 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at 2700 E. Mechanic St., Harrisonville. Cost is $10 for adults, children ages 10 and under are $5.00. Meal includes beverage and dessert. Carryout dinners and local deliveries available. Call 816-380-5744 for more information.

Youth Basketball

Harrisonville Parks and Recreation is looking for basketball players for their upcoming 8-week season for students in Kindergarten through 8th grade. Registration is through Sunday, Nov. 3. Call 816-380-8980 for more information.

Author Visit

In recognition of Veteran’s Day, the Cass County Historical Society is hosting a book signing with local author Don Arndt 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at the Harrisonville Public Library. Arndt’s book, “Into the Dragon’s Roar” is a collection of stories about men he served with in Vietnam.

Hay workshop

The University of Missouri Extension-Cass County Center is sponsoring a Hay Production Workshop 1-5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, at their office, 201 W. Wall Street.

The fee for the workshop is $15 to attend. Please call the Extension Office at 816-380-8460 for reservations. The hay school will cover economics and budgeting, forage options, testing and quality issues, fertility management and nutritional needs of livestock.

Shrimp dinner

The VFW Men’s Auxiliary Post 4409 of Harrisonville will be hosting a boiled shrimp dinner 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5. Cost is $12 for one pound of shrimp, $20 for all-you-can-eat shrimp, or $8.50 for pork roast. This event is opened to the public

Girls leadership training

The Harrisonville Business Women’s Association will host “A Training for Future Leaders Camp,” a day of leadership and self improvement workshops for area high school girls, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at the First Christian Church.

Local professional women will speak on topics relevant to the girls attending the workshop, including personal finance, networking and presentation, safety awareness, business etiquette and balancing one’s daily schedule to accomplish a healthy life.

High school counselors in Cass County have been contacted to encourage their junior and senior girls to attend the free workshop, which include lunch and snacks for a pleasant day filled with useful information.

For more information, contact Cate Kane at 816-726-6003 or Carrie Stafford at 816-884-4800.

Band concert

Harrisonville High School bands will be performing a benefit concert 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, in the high school’s Performing Arts Center. Admission is free, but raffle tickets will be sold for a chance to win door prizes.

Weight loss support group

Cass Regional Medical Center will host a Weight Loss Support Group 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7 in Conference Room 1, located directly inside the main doors of Cass Regional, 2800 E. Rock Haven Rd., Harrisonville. This support group is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Patty Land at 816-380-5888, Ext. 4800.

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.

Dinner and craft show

The West Line Christian Church’s Ladies Aid Group will be hosting a harvest dinner and craft sale 4:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9.

Chicken and noodles will be served. Donations will be accepted.

Historical Society

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 Drive, Raymore. The Nov. 12 meeting will feature Carol Bohl of the Cass County Historical Society with a program on pioneer women coming to Missouri. The public is invited and the museum is ADA accessible.

Christmas shopping bazaar

There will be a “Hope for Christmas Bazaar” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Cass County Elks Lodge No. 2791, 2402 N. 291 Hwy., Harrisonville. There will be more than 35 shopping booths, live entertainment and concessions. Admission is free and all proceeds from the event benefit the Cass County Hope Haven Christmas fund.

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