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• THE FAYETTE LIONS CLUB EASTER EGG HUNT will be held Saturday, 10 a.m., at the Clark Middle School Gym (not at the Fayette City Park). Children ages 0 through fifth grade are welcome. Participants should bring an Easter basket or bag.

• ST. PAUL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH will host its Annual Soul Food Dinner on Saturday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Paul UMC on East Davis Street. Dinners are $8. Eat in or carry out. Contact 248-3340.

• SIGN-UPS FOR THE FAYETTE AREA COMMUNITY GARDEN PLOTS will be accepted Saturday, 1 p.m. at the Community Garden located one block west of Paige-Liberty Park on Silvey Street.

• THE HOWARD COUNTY PROGRESSIVES will host their monthly potluck Saturday, 6:30 p.m. at the Armstrong Community Center. Newcomers always welcome.

• THE ARMSTRONG COMMUNITY CHOIR will perform an Easter cantata, “Cornerstone,” on Sunday, at 7 p.m. A reception will follow. All are welcome.

• THE HOWARD COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION will be held Wednesday, 3 p.m. on the library steps. Following the ceremony, everyone is invited to come into the library for library-shaped cookies and punch.

• THE HOWARD COUNTY HUMAN SERVICE COUNCIL will meet on Thursday, April 2, at noon in the Commercial Trust Community Room. Kate Rollins of the 2-1-1 program of the United Way will speak. Any agency that provides services in Howard County is welcome to attend to learn about area resources.

• A SIX-WEEK GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP will begin to meet on Thursday, April 2, 2 p.m. in the conference room at Hometown Homecare, 101 Furr St., Fayette. All community members who have lost a loved one by death are welcome to attend.

• ST. PAUL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH will host an Easter Egg Hunt next Saturday, April 4, 1 p.m. Ages 5 through 12 welcome.

• THE MORRISON OBSERVATORY will be open Thursdays from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., through April 30. Visitors will be able to use a variety of telescopes for viewing, weather permitting. The Observatory is located at 700 Park Road in Fayette next to the Fayette City Park. Free and open to the public.

• THE OUTREACH LIBRARIAN will be at the Armstrong Community Center from 2 to 5 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of each month and at the New Franklin City Hall from 2 to 5 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays.

• THE ASHBY-HODGE GALLERY OF AMERICAN ART
is exhibiting “Art Lives! Pat A. Stapleton (1933-2013) and Robert F. Bussabarger (1922-2013).” Regular gallery hours are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. The ADA-accessible gallery is located on the lower level of Classic Hall on the CMU campus. Admission is free. The exhibit will run through April 30.

• THE MOBERLY AREA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL will hold regular meetings in Fayette and Glasgow. Fayette MAEDC meetings will be held on fourth Tuesdays, 1:30 to 4 p.m. at Walker Winter Insurance, 122 S. Main St. The Glasgow MAEDC meetings will be held on second Tuesdays, 1:30 to 4 p.m. at the Glasgow Public Works Building, 705 Washington. Business owners and individuals in Howard County are encouraged to arrange appointments with the MAEDC by calling 660-263-8811.

• THE PARENTS AS TEACHERS PLAY CENTER
will be open from 9 to 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday and third Friday. The Center is closed whenever school is not in session. Parents with children ages 0 to 5 are invited to drop in and play with their children anytime during play center hours. Located in the lower level of the Fayette High School, the PAT Play Center offers educational toys, a toy library, children’s books, CDs, videos, and resources for parents. For more information, contact Nancy Holtwick at 660-248-3686. The play center will be closed on Wednesday, March 25.

• NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS meets Mondays, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the First Baptist Church Educational Building, 101 W. Davis St. in Fayette.

• THE HELPING HANDS FOR HOWARD COUNTY is taking aluminum cans to help with Basket Bingo expenses. Cans may be dropped off at Merchants & Farmers Bank, Pat Hilgedick’s or David Jordan’s.

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