By Sarah Coyne
JOPLIN, Mo. —
DIAMOND: Prairie Day, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, George Washington Carver National Monument. The event includes living history demonstrations, music and concessions. Details: 417-325-4151.
WEBB CITY: Project Graduation fundraiser, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Webb City High School north parking lot. Event includes a car and bike show, silent auction, safety demonstrations by the Missouri Highway Patrol and MODOT, a Bounce House, music and food. Details: 621-8906.
JOPLIN: PC Chess Club, 6 to 10 p.m. today, Hardee’s, 1641 W. Seventh St. The club offers classes, lectures, training and workshops for children and adults. Details: joplinchessclub@ yahoo.com.
CARTHAGE: Heartland Concert Band rehearsal, 7 p.m. Monday, Carthage Middle School. The band is open to area musicians. Details: 417-649-6159.
GALENA, KAN.: Farmers market, 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Seventh and Main streets. Farmers, gardeners and crafters are welcome. Details: 417-438-6396 or 417-529-3191.
JOPLIN: Farmers market, 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Seventh Street and Joplin Avenue. Details: 417-625-4750.
WEBB CITY: Farmers market, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Tuesday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, King Jack Park. Details: 417-483-8139.
NEOSHO: Story time, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Neosho-Newton County Public Library, 201 W. Spring St. Details: 417-451-4231.
SENECA: Story time, 10:30 a.m. today, Seneca Branch Library, 1216 Cherokee St. Details: 417-776-2705.
CARTHAGE: Sally Awards dinner, 7 p.m. Saturday, Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, 796 S. Stone Lane. The event will include performances by Stone’s Throw favorites. Details: 417-358-9665.