Noted in Brief 03.07.18

• ARMSTRONG FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT board meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m. at the Fire Station
• HOWARD COUNTY DEMOCRAT COMMITTEE will meet Thursday, March 8 at 5:30 p.m. at the Flaspohler Law Office, 112 E Morrison, Fayette. The public is invited to attend.
• GFWC GOLDEN STUDY CLUB will meet Thursday, March 8 at 7 p.m. in the Commercial Trust Community Room. Hostesses will be Lisa Cook and Ann Hendrix. Speaker is Rhonda Perry with Missouri Rural Crisis Center.
• WEATHER SPOTTING CLASS Thursday, March 8 at 7 p.m. at Glasgow Fire Department by Meteorologist from Pleasant Hill, the public is welcome
• pEO CHAPTER NN will meet Friday March 9 at 1:00 p.m. at the Commercial Trust Community Room, RSVP hostesses Brenda Dougherty or Judy Strodtman if unable to attend
• JOIN MISSOURI RURAL CRISIS CENTER at a free screening of the compelling and thought-provoking documentary Big Pharma: Market Failure Saturday, March 10 from 1:30 – 3 p.m. at Commercial Trust Bank. Stay to ask questions and learn more about what we can do about pharma costs. For more information or to RSVP, call Dina at 573-449-1336 or email dina@morural.org
• SOUP AND SANDWICH FUNDRAISER 11-12:30, Sunday March 11 at Fayette Senior Center, 600 South Cleveland. Carry Outs available. Call 248-3733 for more info.
• 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.
• NEW FRANKLIN CITY COUNCIL will meet Monday, March 12 at 7 p.m. at City Hall. The public is welcome to attend.
• BOONSBORO CEMETERY BOARD will meet Tuesday, March 13 at 6:30 p.m. at Boonsboro Church. The meeting is open to everyone.
• VETERANS – ACTIVE DUTY – RESERVES, GUARD WELCOME; The American Legion White Bell Post 273 next monthly meeting will be Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Schnell Hall on Villers Drive, Fayette at 6 p.m.
• Howard County DAR will meet at home of Barbara Alexander Thursday, March 15 at 1:30 p.m. Regrets only to hostess @ 248-2096.
• THE ASHBY-HODGE GALLERY OF AMERICAN ART, “The Cuban World” Photographs by Jerry Benner and “Charles Banks Wilson, Oklahoma Imprint” (57 works) through March 15, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday; 1:30-4:30 p.m. Information: 660 248 6304.
• 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
• New Franklin Cork and More Wine Walk Saturday, March 17, gates open 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. $15/person. Nine wineries, appetizers, door prizes Live music by Fairley Brothers and Tanner Lee and Guest Philp Wooldridge.
• ARMSTRONG FIREMEN’S SHAMROCK DANCE Saturday, March 17 from 8 to 12 p.m. at the Fire Station, $6/person, Clay Creek Band performing. Doorprizes and 50/50. See firefighters for opportunities for a 40” Smart TV or Whole Hog, $5 each or five for $20. MUST BE 21 TO ATTEND; BYOB
• FAYETTE BOOK CLUB will meet at home of Dee Woodward for lunch (12 noon) Tuesday, March 20. Regrets only to hostess @ 248-9891.
• FAYETTE CITY COUNCIL will meet Tuesday, March 20 at 7 p.m. in City Hall. The public is welcome.
• COMMUNITY FORUM to be held Tuesday, March 20 at 6:30 p.m. in the FHS Library (right before the AWE School Board Forum)
• School Board Forum Tues. March 20th: at the FHS library, 7 p. m. Candidates will be asked prepared questions and open question session to follow. Hosted by AWE, Association of Women for Education
• FAYETTE SCHOOL BOARD will meet Wednesday, March 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the High School Library.
• NEW FRANKLIN SCHOOL BOARD will meet Wednesday, March 20 at 6 p.m. in the school library
• 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)
• MUNICIPAL CANDIDATE FORUM will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 22 in the Commercial Trust Company Community Room. Hosted by Fayette/Armstrong Area Community Betterment Group
• Boonslick Women’s Business Network March Meeting March 27th, 6-7:30 P.M., Emmet’s in Fayette Program: Igniting Business: “5 Affordable Small Business Marketing Tools” with instructor Ben Seidel
• 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 available next to the building and across the street (labeled ‘church’) in the CMU parking lot.
• Family Fun Day Sat., April 14th: at Fayette City Park. 1-3 p.m. Crafts, games and free fun for the whole family. Hosted by HCHWC.
• SUPERHERO 5K F.A.C.T. & FOOD PANTRY FUN RUN & WALK Saturday, April 14. Come bring canned goods or Buddy Packs for the Fayette Food Pantry and become a Superhero. Bring the whole family and Dress as your favorite heroes supporting our Fayette Area Community Theater and Fayette Food Pantry Registration at 8 a.m., 5k 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Adults $20, (get $1 off for each canned good donated, limit 10) Race starts at S. Main and W. Morrison, Fayette. For questions contact: ktmahnken@gmail.com or Blake Mahnken 660-833-3856.
• Health Fair Sat., April 14: at Fayette High School from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Screening including Boone Hospital’s Wellaware, educational and fun activities. Hosted by Central MO Clergy Coalition and HCHWC.
• Town Hall Mtg #2 Sat., April 28th: concerning Water Recreation Opportunities will be held from 10-11 a.m. at the First Christian Church in Fayette. Fulton and Marceline parks personnel will discuss their splash park and pool projects.
• Fayette City Pool tours Sat., April 28th: from 11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. Open to the public. BBQ lunch available from HCHWC.
• 14TH ANNUAL HELPING HANDS BINGO Saturday, April 28
• THE OUTREACH LIBRARIAN will be at the Armstrong Community Center on the first Wednesday of every month from 2-5 p.m., and in New Franklin at the Senior Housing Community Center on the fourth Wednesday of every month. Additional community outreach is available, for more information call the Howard County Library at 660-248-3348
• ADDITIONAL COPIES of 1960 Fayette map are available at no charge at Commercial Trust, Fayette Library, and newspaper office. Size; 17×12-inches and includes artwork by Peggy Guest and listing of businesses and institutions.
• INFANT AND TODDLER STORY HOUR is hosted on Fridays, 11 a.m. at the Howard County Public Library. The stories are geared toward infants and toddlers, but all story lovers are welcome.
• the parents as teachers play center is open 9 to 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday when school is in session. We encourage parents to bring their children, babies through preschoolers, to play and meet other families with young children. We also offer a toy lending library as well as books on parenting that may be checked out. For more information, contact patfayette@gmail.com or call Nancy at 660-728-3686.

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