The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

July 11, 2013

Parents' planner (July 11-17)

From staff reports


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.


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.



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.


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


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



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.