County Calendar

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Thursday, May 9

SUPPORT GROUP: The Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) group of Cassville meets at 8 p.m. at 1308 Harold St. in Cassville. For more information, call 846-4044.

SUPPORT GROUP: Anyone who is concerned about a friend's or loved one's drinking is invited to attend the Cassville Al-Anon Family Group, which meets at 8 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Cassville.

SUPPORT GROUP: Parkinson's Group of the Ozarks will offer a support group at the First United Methodist Church in Monett, located at 1600 N. Central, at 2:30 p.m. For more information, call 1-888-354-3618.

MEETING: The Mineral Springs Road District will meet at the district road barn at 5:30 p.m.

PROGRAM: Area children are invited to make Mother's Day cards at the Purdy Branch Library at 10:30 a.m. All supplies will be provided. For more information, call 417-442-7314.


Friday, May 10

LUNCHEON: "Not For Human Consumption," which is part of the Barry County Connections Coalition's Community Awareness Project Lunch 'N' Learn Series will be held at Mercy Hospital Cassville conference room C at noon. For more information, call 417-354-8686.

WORKSHOP: A workshop on the fundamentals of blogging will be offered at Garden Bistro in Eureka Springs, Ark., from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information or to register, call 479-292-3665 or email alisontaylorbrown@me.com.


Saturday, May 11

MEETING: Chatty Crafters will meet at the First Christian Church in Purdy at 10 a.m. The group, which is open to the public, meets on the second Saturday of each month. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn a new craft or share a craft with the group. For more information, call 417-498-2202.

SPECIAL EVENT: The Seligman Chamber of Commerce's spring train ride to Van Buren, Ark., will depart Seligman at around 7:15 a.m. and return around 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 417-662-3612 or 417-662-3450.

OPEN HOUSE: The Jenkins Rural Fire Department will hold an open house to celebrate the new station #1 on Highway 248 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will offer free hot dogs and cake and tours of the facility. For more information, call Sara Parker at 342-4243.

SPECIAL EVENT: The Southern Missouri Bee Club will offer a grafting course at the Fellowship Baptist Church bus barn on Highway 39 in Aurora at 1 p.m.

CRUISE-IN: The Cassville Cruisers Car Club will hold its monthly cruise-in at the Barry County Museum on Highway 112 south of Cassville from 5 p.m. to dusk. All car enthusiasts are invited to attend the family event.


Sunday, May 12

SUPPORT GROUP: The Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) group of Cassville meets at 8 p.m. at 1308 Harold St. in Cassville. For more information, call 846-4044.


Monday, May 13

SUPPORT GROUP: The Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) group of Cassville meets at 8 p.m. at 1308 Harold St. in Cassville. For more information, call 846-4044.

SUPPORT GROUP: The Turning Point AA group meets at 7 p.m. at the west corner of Mitchell Plaza on Highway 86 in Eagle Rock.

SUPPORT GROUP: Celebrate Recovery will meet at the Golden Baptist Church, on Highway J in Golden, at 7 p.m. A dinner will be served at 6:15 p.m. The support group is for anyone with hurts, habits or hangups.


Tuesday, May 14

SUPPORT GROUP: Narcotics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. in the basement of St. Lawrence's Catholic Church at the corner of Seventh and Cale streets in Monett. For more information, call 417-442-3706.

SUPPORT GROUP: The Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) group of Cassville meets at 8 p.m. at 1308 Harold St. in Cassville. For more information, call 846-4044.

SUPPORT GROUP: Celebrate Recovery will meet on the second floor of the Family Life Center in Cassville at 7 p.m. A meal will be served at 6 p.m. The center is located at 200 W. Fifth St. The support group is for anyone with hurts, habits or hangups.

SUPPORT GROUP: A Narcotics Anonymous and Alcoholics Anonymous group meets at 7 p.m. at the First Baptist Church Activity Center at 618 Second St. in Washburn. For more information, call 417-489-7662.

BLOOD DRIVE: Community Blood Center of the Ozarks will hold a blood drive at Wheaton High School from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Donors must weigh at least 110 pounds, be in good general health and present required identification.

MEETING: Southwest Missouri Solid Waste Management District N will hold its regularly scheduled executive board meeting at Alice Irene's Restaurant in Marionville 11:50 a.m. The meeting is open to the public.

SPECIAL EVENT: The Golden Harvest Club will hold its annual picnic at Roaring River State Park at noon. The club will gather at the first picnic area past the cleaning station, and all members are asked to bring side dishes and desserts.


Thursday, May 16

SUPPORT GROUP: The Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) group of Cassville meets at 8 p.m. at 1308 Harold St. in Cassville. For more information, call 846-4044.

SUPPORT GROUP: Anyone who is concerned about a friend's or loved one's drinking is invited to attend the Cassville Al-Anon Family Group, which meets at 8 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Cassville.

WORKSHOP: Ozark Country Quilters will meet in Sho-Me Plaza Shopping Center room eight at 9:30 a.m. for a workshop. The plaza is located on Highway 248 in Cassville behind Papa Vito's.

MEETING: Pythagoras Masonic Lodge #383 in Cassville will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Lodge building.

PROGRAM: The Eagle Rock Branch Library will hold its last story time session for the 2013 spring season at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 271-3186.

RIBBON CUTTING: The Cassville Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting event at Paradise Valley Camping Club, Inc., located at 12542 Farm Road 2239 off of Highway 112 in Roaring River State Park at 11:30 a.m. All chamber members are invited to attend.

MEETING: The Barry County Democrats will meet at the Family Room Steakhouse in Monett at 7 p.m. All interested persons are invited to attend the informative meeting, which will feature a special guest speaker.