The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

August 30, 2012

Parents' planner (Aug. 30-Sept. 5)

From staff reports


JOPLIN: Movies through the decades, 6 p.m. today and 1 p.m. Saturday, Phelps Theater, Missouri Southern State University. “Gone With the Wind” will be shown. Details: 417-625-9760.

PIERCE CITY: 24th annual Pierce City car show, 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, South Park. Registration fee: $15. The event includes food, a silent auction, T-shirts, music and photo opportunities for cars. Pierce City High School Project Graduation is this year’s sponsor. Details: 417-850-0940.


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.


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


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: Heartland Concert Band rehearsal, 7 p.m. Monday, Carthage Middle School. The band is open to area musicians. Details: 417-649-6159.