Noted in Brief 04.18.18

• Howard County DAR will meet at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 19 at home of Ginna Hackley, 841 State Route T, Armstrong (660-273-2586). Program: Dr. Mary Ellen McVicker on “There’s More To The Story: Mount Vernon to Arlington.” Guests welcome.
• Red Cross Blood Drive 2-6 p.m., Friday, April 20, at Harrisburg High School – in memory of Coach Brian Simpson
• Car Wash sponsored by CMU Greek Life, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 21 at C&R – proceeds will purchase pool passes for families in need.
• Boonslick Women’s Business Network April Meeting April 24, 6-7:30 p.m., W.J.’s in Boonville. Program: Balancing Act: Balancing Life, Career, and Family with Jessica Stroupe, DVM of Howard County Veterinary Services
• LTS Club will meet at Coleman Hall on Thursday, April 26, at 7 p.m. Please RSVP to Cindy McCutcheon by Friday, April 20.
• Town Hall Mtg #2 Saturday, 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.
• Drug Take Back Saturday, April 28, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Fayette First Christian Church basement. Sponsored by Fayette Police and Howard County Sheriff’s Depts – no liquids or sharps, only pills and patches
• Fayette City Pool tours Saturday, April 28th: from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Open to the public. BBQ lunch available from HCHWC.
• Fayette Area Community Theatre Annual Meeting and Community Event Saturday April 28th from 4-6 p.m. at Kiss the Earth, 207 N Main. All current and prospective members and patrons are invited to attend for entertainment, light refreshments, and a review of the past year.
• Howard County Progressives will hold monthly potluck & discussion group at home of Bill Kountz, 910 Highway 240, Fayette (248-2330) at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 28
• 14TH ANNUAL HELPING HANDS BINGO Saturday, April 28 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games start at 6:30 p.m.
• FAYETTE CITY COUNCIL will meet Tuesday, May 1 at 7 p.m. at City Hall. The public is welcome.
• ARMSTRONG FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT board meeting, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 2 at the fire station.
• 2nd ANNUAL NEW FRANKLIN PTO SPRING CARNIVAL May 5 at the New Franklin School Baseball Field/Track – 6 p.m. food and carnival games ($1/ticket or 25 for $20) 7:30 p.m. free outdoor movie The Jungle Book – for additional information please email Jessica at
• NEW FRANKLIN CITY COUNCIL will meet Monday, May 7 at 7 p.m. at City Hall.
• FAYETTE CITY COUNCIL will meet Tuesday, May 15 at 7 p.m. at City Hall. The public is welcome.
• NEW FRANKLIN SCHOOL BOARD will meet Wednesday, May 16 at 6 p.m. in the school library. The public is welcome.
• FAYETTE SCHOOL BOARD will meet Wednesday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the high school media center.
• Ashby-Hodge Gallery of American Art 25th Anniversary Gala, Friday, May 4, reception 5-6:45 p.m. at the Gallery, dinner at 7 p.m. at Inman Center
• 2nd Annual New Franklin PTO Spring Carnival – May 5 at the New Franklin School Baseball Field/Track, 6 pm: Food and Carnival Games ($1 per ticket or $20 for 25), 7:30 pm: Free Outdoor Movie The Jungle Book (2016). For additional information please email Jessica at
• SOUTH HOWARD COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM in New Franklin is open Saturdays and Sundays from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. All are welcome.

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