Jan. 3 Fayette and New Franklin Schools resume second semester
Jan. 14 CMU classes resume
Jan. 19 Fayette Music Booster Chili Supper and Carnival, FHS Commons, 5-8 p.m.
Jan. 21 Martin Luther King Day, no classes at Fayette and New Franklin
Feb. 2 Sweetheart Dance hosted by Fayette Firefighters, at Fayette Fire Station No. 1
Feb. 7 New Franklin parent/teacher conferences, 3:15 to 7 p.m.
Feb. 15 Fayette Schools parent/teacher conferences, 1-7 p.m.
Feb. 18 Presidents’ Day, No classes at Fayette and New Franklin Schools
Feb. 22-24 Fayette Area Community Theatre production of “The Heiress”, 7:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. Sunday matinee, in Assembly Hall on CMU campus
Feb. 23 14th Annual Town & Country banquet, Fayette High School Commons Area
Feb. 28 - CMU Little Theatre production, “A Far Country” 7:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. Sunday matinee
March 3 St. Joseph Church Pancake & Sausage Breakfast
March 7 “Two Hickman Families: The Famous and the Infamous” will be presented at South Howard County Historical Society Museum, 7 p.m. at 110 E. Broadway in New Franklin.
March 9 New Franklin Baseball Team 4th Annual Pancake Breakfast, 8 to 11:30 a.m., the New Franklin High School Commons
March 9 First Annual Sweetheart Dinner Theater, Moniteau Chapel, 6:30 p.m. (Moniteau Chapel located 7 miles southeast of Fayette on Highway W)
March 10 Daylight Savings Time begins
March 10-17 CMU Spring Break
March 12 Boonesboro Cemetery Association, quarterly business
meeting, 6:30 p.m. in the Boonesboro Church basement
March 15 No classes at Fayette schools
March 15 Knights of Columbus Fish Fry, 5 to 7 p.m.,
St. Joseph Catholic Church
March 17 St. Patrick’s Day
March 19 Grief Support Group at Howard County Home Health
and Hospice, 101 Furr St., 6 p.m.
March 20 Spring begins
March 28-29 New Franklin Schools Spring Break
March 23 Easter/Spring break at Harrisburg Schools
- April 1
March 28-29 New Franklin Schools Spring Break
March 28 - Glasgow Schools Spring Break
March 29 - Fayette and Higbee Schools Spring Break
March 29 - Fayette Schools Spring Break
March 29 Good Friday
March 30 St. Mary's CCW will host a bake sale, 8 a.m. to ?, at the Riverbend Restaurant in Glasgow.
March 31 Easter
April 2 Municipal elections
April 11 CMU Service Day
April 18 Strike Out Breast Cancer Benefit Ballgame and BBQ for Marlene Wyatt
Serving begins at 5 p.m.; New Franklin Baseball Field
April 20 Basket Bingo at St. Joseph Church Hall, sponsored by the Merchants & Farmers Relay for Life Team
April 25-28 “Rumors” presented at CMU Little Theatre
7:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. Sunday matinee
May 7 Grand Opening for Fayette Farmers Market on the Courthouse grounds
May 10 Fayette R-III School graduation
May 11 CMU Baccalaureate & Commencement
May 12 Mother’s Day
May 12 New Franklin School graduation, 2 p.m.
May 16-18 Fayette Fun Festival, sponsored by Fayette Main Street
May 19 Glasgow School and Harrisburg School graduations, both at 2 p.m.
May 27 Memorial Day
June 1 Optimist Club Youth Fishing Derby, Ricketts Lake
June 7-9 CMU Summer Musical
June 14 Flag Day
June 14-15 Juneteenth
June 16 Father’s Day
June 17 Howard County Farm Bureau Strawberry Festival, 6:30 p.m. at the lower shelter house at the Fayette City Park
June 21 Summer begins
June 22 Optimist Club Tractor Pull, Howard County Fairgrounds (tentative)
June 25-30 Howard County Fair
June 29 10 Gallon Hats Band, 6-8 p.m., downtown New Franklin
Sponsored by the South Howard County Historical Society,
bring lawn chairs, free concert
July 4 Independence Day
Fayette’s Fabulous 4th at the City Park
Annual Fayette Fireman’s Volleyball Tournament, 10 a.m. at the City Park
July 13 Library Street Fair at 6:30 p.m.
July 27 Roanoke Band Concert & Ice Cream Social, 6 p.m.
July 28 Richland Church Ice Cream Social, 5:30 p.m.
Aug. 3 Fayette Festival of the Arts - Courthouse lawn/bandstand/courthouse
Aug. 6 Primary election
Aug. 10 Citywide Yard Sale
Aug. 13 “Know Your Numbers” bus provided by Boone Hospital Center will be in the parking lot of Howard County Home Health & Hospice, 101 Furr St. in Fayette, 8:30 to 11 a.m. Free screenings will be provided for total cholesterol, blood glucose, triglycerides, HDL and LDL, blood pressure, body composition analysis, skin cancer checks.
Aug. 19 CMU Fair and Dinner on the Square, 6 p.m.
Aug. 20 CMU classes begin
Aug. 25 CMU’s Ashby-Hodge Gallery of American Art will open “Ingrained: Paintings from Jane Mudd and Wood Creations from Tom Stauder.” Show is in Class Hall and runs through Nov. 24. Gallery hours are 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Aug. 30 The Cancer Screening Mobile Mammography Van will be at Howard County Home Health and Hospice, 101 Furr St., Fayette, 8:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Aug. 30 CMU’s Ashby-Hodge Gallery of American Art will open “Ingrained: Paintings from Jane Mudd and Wood Creations from Tom Stauder.” Show is in Class Hall and runs through Nov. 24. Gallery hours are 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Sept. 2 Labor Day
Sept. 2 Boonslick Folk Festival at Boonslick Park
Sept. 14 St. Paul United Methodist Church will host a pancake breakfast, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Sept. 20-21 Santa Fe Trails Days in downtown New Franklin
Sept. 22 Autumn Begins
Sept. 22 Fayette Senior Center to host pork steak dinner, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Sept. 22 New Franklin and Fayette Lions Clubs’ Truck and Tractor Pull, begins 11 a.m., Howard County Fairgrounds
Sept. 23 Affordable Care Act will be discussed at a public meeting, 7 p.m., in the Commercial Trust Community Room, 119 N. Main St. in Fayette
Sept. 28 18th Annual Fayette Fall Car Show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., on south side of courthouse square, hosted by Fayette Lions Club
Sept. 28 Armstrong Fire Department hog roast dinner, 4 to 7 p.m. at Armstrong Fire Station
Oct. 5 - CMU Band Day
Oct. 5 - Horticulture and Agroforestry Research Center, Field Day, 8 a.m. to noon, New Franklin
Oct. 5 - Annual Boonesboro Cemetery Association Fall Festival, 5 p.m.
Oct. 11 - New Franklin United Methodist Church Chili & Soup Supper (tentative)
Oct. 14 - Columbus Day
Oct. 14 - Grief Support Group will meet, 6 p.m., at Howard County Home Health and Hospice
Oct. 18 - Diabetes Lunch & Learn, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Howard County Home Health & Hospice in Fayette
Oct. 20 - LTS Ham and Bean Dinner
Oct. 21-26 - CMU Homecoming
Oct. 24 - FAHA Fall Banquet Meeting, 5:30 - 9 p.m., at Emmet’s Kitchen & Tap
Oct. 26 - New Franklin PTO Smorgasbord
Oct. 26 - Halloween Parade, 1:30 p.m. sponsored by Golden Study Club
Oct. 31 Halloween
Nov. 1 Junior Optimist Club Carnival, Daly/Clark Cafeteria, 6 to 8 p.m.
Nov. 2 - New Franklin United Church of Christ will host a chili, soup, sandwich supper and homemade pie, 5 to 7 p.m.
Nov. 3 Daylight saving time ends; set clocks back one hour
Nov. 5 General election
Nov. 9 New Franklin PTO Smorgasbord
Nov. 11 Veterans Day - DAR-American Legion program at Fayette High School
Nov. 13 Collection date for Christmas Holiday House toy/gift drop off at Rosewood Antiques, noon to 6 p.m.
Nov. 23 Annual “Night at Freddies” talent show at FHS, 7 p.m.
Nov. 24 - Community Thanksgiving Service, 10:30 a.m., Armstrong Baptist Church
Nov. 28 - Thanksgiving
Nov. 30 - American Legion Women’s Auxiliary Chili Dinner & Silent Auction, 4 to 7 p.m, at Knights of Columbus Hall in Glasgow
Nov. 30 - Christmas in Glasgow; activities begin at 4 p.m.; Boat Parade begins at 6:30 p.m.
Dec. 1 - Christmas in Armstrong
Dec. 14 - Fayette Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade, 5 p.m., and Downtown Celebration beginning at noon
Dec. 14 - New Franklin Christmas Parade, 1 p.m.
Dec. 14 - Armstrong Baptist Church Community Christmas Cantata, 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 21 - Winter Begins
Dec. 25 - Christmas Day
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