From staff reports
JOPLIN, Mo. —
JOPLIN: Creation Station, 3:45 to 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, Spiva Center for the Arts, 222 W. Third St. The after-school program is for students 6 to 12 years old. Cost: $5. Details: 417-623-0183.
JOPLIN: Tales for 2s and 3s, 9:30 a.m. today, Joplin Public Library. The program includes stories, songs and rhymes. Details: 417-623-2184.
JOPLIN: Fun for 4s and 5s, 10:30 a.m. today, Joplin Public Library. The program includes stories, songs and rhymes. Details: 417-623-2184.
JOPLIN: Baby Bookworms, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Joplin Public Library. The program includes stories, songs, group interaction and playtime for babies up to 3 months old. Details: 417-623-2184.
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.
JOPLIN: Spaghetti red feed, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. today, Joplin Association for the Blind, Fourth Street and Schifferdecker Avenue. The fundraiser includes a silent auction and a 50/50 drawing. Cost: $6; $3 for children. Details: 417-623-5721.
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: "Veggie Tales" live stage show, 6:30 p.m. today, Joplin Family Worship Center, 5290 E. Seventh St. The national touring company of "Veggie Tales" will perform. Tickets: $15 in advance at For-All Bible or the church; $20 at the door. Details: 417-623-6134.
NEOSHO: Pet adoption day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Orscheln's Farm and Home Store, 840 W. Harmony St. Organized by Faithful Friends Animal Advocates. Details: 417-592-2512.
PITTSBURG, KAN.: Korean culture night, 6 p.m. today, Overman Student Center, Pittsburg State University. Culture, food and entertainment will be featured. Tickets: $5. Details: 620-240-0571.
NEOSHO: Chess club, 3 p.m. Friday, Neosho/Newton County Public Library, 201 W. Spring St. Details: 417-451-4231.