The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

July 11, 2013

Parents' planner (July 11-17)


From staff reports

JOPLIN, Mo. — ARTISTIC

JOPLIN: Fused glass garden stakes, 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Spiva Center for the Arts, 222 W. Third St. Students 9 and older will make garden stakes for plant identification. Cost: $25. Details: 417-623-0183.



EVENTS

DIAMOND: Carver Day Celebration, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Carver National Monument. Events include speakers, storyteller, live music and activities for kids. Details: 417-325-4151.

JOPLIN: Single moms group, 6 p.m. today, Royal Heights United Methodist Church, 1612 Euclid Ave. Dinner at 6 p.m., fellowship 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Children welcome, food and games provided. Details: 624-3366.

JOPLIN: Pet adoption day, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Petsmart, 520 Range Line. Organized by Faithful Friends Animal Advocates. Details: 417-592-2512.

 

FUNDRAISERS

JOPLIN: Fundraising dinner, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Community Service Center, 110 S. Main. Menu includes turkey or ham, dressing, mashed potatoes, macaroni and cheese, green beans, hot rolls and a dessert. Cost: $5 All proceeds support Community Service Center. Details: 417-483-1752, 417-529-5870.



HOBBIES

NEOSHO: Chess club, 3 p.m. Friday, Neosho/Newton County Public Library, 201 W. Spring St. Details: 417-451-4231.



MUSIC

JOPLIN: Harborfest, noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, Landreth Park. Christian bands, groups and soloists will perform, including Country Rhythm and Blues Band, Fishers of Men, One Name, No Apparent Reason and others. Baked goods and hot dogs will be sold. Bring lawn chairs for seating. All proceeds will go to Souls Harbor for the kitchen fund. Details: 417-291-6180 or www.soulsharborofamerica.org.

 

OUTSIDE

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.



Reading

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.