From staff reports
JOPLIN, Mo. —
NEOSHO: Chess club, 3 p.m. Friday, Neosho/Newton County Public Library, 201 W. Spring St. Details: 417-451-4231.
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.
CARTHAGE: Reptile program, 2 p.m. today, Carthage Public Library, 612 S. Garrison. Details: 417-237-7040.
CARTHAGE: Puzzle, game day, 9 a.m. to noon Friday, Carthage Public Library, 612 S. Garrison. Children and teens can participate. Details: 417-237-7040.
JOPLIN: Reptile scales and tails, 11:15 a.m. and 6 p.m. today, Joplin Public Library, Fourth and Main. The program features live animals. Details: 417-623-2184.
JOPLIN: Police safety class, 1 p.m. today, Joplin Public Library, Fourth and Main. Members of the Joplin fire and police departments will lead the class for children 4 to 9 years old. Details: 417-623-2184.
JOPLIN: Third Thursday, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. today, downtown Main. Events include live music, art walk and extended hours for businesses. Details: 417-310-3472.
JOPLIN: Cruise night, 4 p.m. Saturday, Carousel Park. Event includes trophies, 50/50 pot and door prizes. Details: 417-626-7710.
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.
MIAMI, OKLA.: Route 66 Clogging Competition, 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Coleman Theatre. Competition organized by Clogging Champions of America. Age groups range from 4-year-olds to adults. Tickets: $10, $5 for kids. Details: 918-542-4435.
CARTHAGE: Story time, 10 a.m. today, Carthage Public Library, 612 S. Garrison. . Details: 417-237-7040.
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: Concert in the Park, 7 p.m. Saturday, Central Park. Route 66 Swing Band will perform. Picnic foods welcome. Sponsored by Carthage Council on the Arts.