Noted in Brief 02.21.18

• THE ASHBY-HODGE GALLERY OF AMERICAN ART, new show: “The Cuban World” Photographs by Jerry Benner and “Charles Banks Wilson, Oklahoma Imprint” (57 works) Jan. 28 (reception) through March 15, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday; 1:30 -4:30 p.m. Information: 660 248 6304.
• INFANT MASSAGE CLASS Wednesday, Feb. 21, 5 p.m. at the PAT Play Center located in the lower level of FHS. This class is for babies who are not yet crawling and who are at least 3 weeks old and their parents
• FAYETTE SCHOOL BOARD meeting Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the High School library
• NEW FRANKLIN SCHOOL BOARD will meet at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 21 in the school library
• community choir hosted by Linn Memorial United Methodist Church Interested singers; Rehearsals at the church Wednesdays beginning February 21 at 7:45 p.m. Singers enter through the main church door. Performance will be March 29. Contact Barb Gregory at 660-273-2417 for questions.
• THE LTS CLUB will meet Thursday, Feb. 22 at Peggy Clatworthy’s. Program by Ann Schnell. Regrets to Peggy or Barbara Alexander.
• KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS FISH FRY, Friday, Feb. 23, 5 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church
• FAYETTE FFA FUNDRAISING AUCTION Saturday, Feb. 24 at 11 a.m. at the FHS Ag Building; consignments, donated items, FFA member labor (8 hours), complimentary lunch at noon – for more details contact Doug Chambers at 573-356-1464 or 248-2124 or email at
• HOWARD COUNTY PROGRESSIVES monthly potluck and discussion group meeting at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24. For more information call 248-9891
• Rescheduled: Free Dental Screenings for Babies through Preschoolers; Monday, Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. at the PAT Play Center. If you have questions, contact Kristin at or 660-537-1131
• BLOOD DRIVE Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 1:30 – 5:30 p.m. at New Franklin Elementary School, 412 W. Broadway, New Franklin
• THE MMM CLUB will meet at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 27 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 300 E. Davis, Fayette. Regrets only to hostess Karen Jones at 573-680-9889.
• Community Forum held by Fayette School District Tuesday, Feb 27th at 6:30 p.m. in the HS Library to focus on the ballot measure “Proposition K” in the April election.
• CANAAN ASBURY PRESENTATION of experiences as Fullbright Scholarship Recipient teaching in Germany and travels in Europe. Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 7 p.m. in the Commercial Trust Community Room, hosted by AWE.
• BAKE SALE BY FRIENDS OF MIKE JACKMAN raising money to honor Mike’s ongoing service to the community – March 3 at C&R
• PANCAKE SAUSAGE BREAKFAST at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Hall – Sunday, Mar. 4, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Adults $9, kids 6-12 $4, pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, fried potatoes, raffle and country store
• WEATHER SPOTTING CLASS Thursday, March 8 at 7 p.m. at Glasgow Fire Department by Meteorologist from Pleasant Hill, the public is welcome
• HOCO Fair Ground Development Association Annual Meeting/Chili Supper, 6 p.m. Monday March 12 in the Basement of First Christian Church. Please come join us.
• PIE AUCTION fundraiser for New Franklin Music Arts and Drama Booster Club, Friday, 6:30 p.m. March 16 at the New Franklin High School gym
• KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS FISH FRY, Friday, Mar. 16, 5 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church
• Attention Parents of PRESCHOOL CHILDREN: To schedule a Preschool Screening appointment for the 2018-19 school year call Lisa Gebhardt at the Daly Elementary; 248-3800. Screenings held at First Christian Church Multipurpose Building, Thursday, March 22; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Friday, March 23 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
• RECOGNITION & APPRECIATION DINNER FOR MIKE JACKMAN on Saturday, Mar. 24 at Schnell Hall, 12-4 p.m.; tickets available at C&R Supermarket or from committee – adults $10, children $5
• STEVEN MINNIS BENEFIT 4-7 p.m. Saturday, March 24 at Knights of Columbus, Glasgow, pulled pork dinner, freewill donation, carry-out available, silent auction Dance following from 7:30 p.m. to midnight, DJ Matt Campbell, live auction, 50/50 raffle (BYOB)
• FAYETTE PTSA meeting 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, Daly/Clark library
• HIGBEE KINDERGARTEN SCREENING Thursday, April 5 and Friday, April 6. Please call 660-456-77206 to schedule appointment.
• Attention Parents of KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN: It is time Fayette School District to identify children who will be five years old before Aug. 1. Missouri Legislature set this date as the eligibility determination date. Screenings will be held Thursday, April 5 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday, April 6, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at First Christian Church Multipurpose Building. Contact Lisa Gebhardt at 248-3800 for more information and to schedule an appointment. Parking spots available next to the building and across the street (labeled ‘church’) in the CMU parking lot.

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