ALMOST OPEN

Flanked by members of the Carl Junction Area Chamber of Commerce, the Bolin family celebrates with a ribbon-cutting for the Journey Through Slime Event Studio on Wednesday at 2310 S. Main St. The sensory-focused slime studio and ice cream parlor is hosting an open house from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday and a grand opening from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday. GLOBE | LAURIE SISK