Jan
24
Fri
Unity in the Community – Free Youth Night @ Minnie Hackney Community Service Center
Jan 24 @ 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Unity in the Community – Free Youth Night

Minnie Hackney Community Service Center (110 S Main St).  5:00–11:00pm

Description TBA. Free and open to the public.

More information: Nanda Nunnelly, cscjoplin1946@gmail.com, 417.499.1525.

https://www.facebook.com/Minnie-Hackney-Community-Service-Center-of-Joplin-468486097223435/

Jan
25
Sat
Albers Marine 14th Annual Fishing & Hunting Show @ Memorial Auditorium
Jan 25 @ 9:00 AM – Jan 26 @ 3:00 PM

Albers Marine 14th Annual Fishing & Hunting Show
Memorial Auditorium, 503 N. Pine St.
Saturday, January 25 | 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sunday, January 26 | 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
memorialauditorium.org

The Albers Marine Outdoor Show is typically held the weekend prior to Super Bowl weekend.
Features include a kids’ casting contest, boats on display, fishing vendors and more. Professional fisherman Stacy King will be at the Show on Saturday afternoon. Free admission and free parking. For more information, contact the Memorial Auditorium at (620) 231-7827.

2nd Annual Empire Market Chili Cookoff @ Joplin Empire Market
Jan 25 @ 10:00 AM – 10:15 AM

2nd Annual Empire Market Chili Cookoff,

10:00am–3:00pm at Joplin Empire Market (931 E 4th St).

Back by popular demand, the Joplin Empire Market’s Chili Cookoff will return on January 25! Put your favorite recipe to the test or come to taste all the delicious chili dishes and vote for your favorite. Judging begins at 10:30am and public tasting starts at 11:00am.

Awards will be given for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places as well as People’s Choice. Admission fees grant access to taste all chili and vote in People’s Choice.

Cost: $5.

More information: Ivy Hagedorn, ivy@joplinempiremarket.com, 417.986.3914.

SEK Humane Societey Adoption Event @ Petsense @ Petsense
Jan 25 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
SEK Humane Societey Adoption Event @ Petsense @ Petsense

Come join the SEK Humane Society on Saturday, January 25th, from Noon – 4PM at Petsense located right here in Pittsburg! We’ll have multiple available adoptable dogs and cats on sight!! All adoptable animals are spayed/neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccinations.

Adoption Fees: Dogs-$65 | Cats-$45

3rd Annual Nevada Mother Son Dance @ Franklin P. Norman Community Center
Jan 25 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

3rd Annual Mother Son Dance

January 25; 6pm – 8pm

Franklin P. Norman Community Center; 200 N Ash St Nevada, MO

Cost of event is $3.00 per attendee and all tickets must be purchased in advanced at the Community Center.  Tickets are LIMITED!

All mothers, sons, grandmothers, grandsons, guest moms, and guest sons are welcome!

Jan
26
Sun
American Legion Post 64 Baseball Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Night Benefit @ Lincoln Center
Jan 26 all-day
American Legion Post 64 Baseball Texas Hold 'Em Poker Night Benefit @ Lincoln Center

Have you ever wanted to play in a Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament but felt a little intimidated to try it at the Casino? On Sunday, January 26, you can try your hand in the American Legion Post 64 Baseball Texas Hold’Em Poker Night – a Benefit at Pittsburg’s Lincoln Center.

Limited re-buys and crib sheets will be available, as well as a cash bar. Couples and novices are welcome.

Tickets to play cost 30 dollars and are available in advance by visiting the Post 64 Baseball on Facebook or searching Post 64 Baseball at eventbrite.com.

Proceeds to go towards financing team expenses for the 2020 season!

Miners Hall Museum featuring “Accordion and Polka” @ Miners Hall Museum
Jan 26 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Miners Hall Museum

701 S. Broadway Franklin, KS

January 26, 2020; 2:00 PM

“Accordion and Polka”

“Accordion and Polka” Join us this Sunday, January 26 at 2 p.m. at Miners Hall Museum in Franklin, KS for this special program.  The program will be presented by Gene Corsini.

Mr. Corsini’s presentation will tell the story of the accordion and polka’s arrival in Southeast Kansas with the European immigrants, recall the artists and bands, and discuss some of the venues in which they played – from immigrant halls to large ballrooms.

This special program is being presented in conjunction with the quarterly exhibit “Music of the Little Balkans” hosted by J. T. Knoll.  MHM is proud to display this quarterly exhibit.

Program begins at 2 p.m. (doors open at 1:45) and admission is free.  We would appreciate a call if you plan to join us so we can plan for adequate seating (620-347-4220). Donations are accepted and appreciated.  After the program you are welcome to view the quarterly exhibit. 

Best of Broadway: Finding Neverland @ Bicknell Family Center for the Arts
Jan 26 @ 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Best of Broadway: Finding Neverland

Sunday, January 26, 2020 from 07:30 pm

Bicknell Family Center for the Arts at 1711 South Homer Street

In the story behind one of the world’s most beloved characters, Peter Pan, playwright J.M. Barrie struggles to find inspiration until he meets four young brothers and their beautiful widowed mother. Spellbound by the boys’ enchanting make-believe adventures, he sets out to write a play that will astound London theatergoers. With a little bit of pixie dust and a lot of faith, Barrie takes this monumental leap, leaving his old world behind for Neverland, where nothing is impossible, and the wonder of childhood lasts forever.

In addition to show tickets being available, now available are season ticket packages that will guarantee patrons the same seat for each show in the package and will save patrons more than 10 percent. Season ticket package sales will begin at 8:30 a.m. on July 15 at the PSU Ticket Office, Room 137 in the Garfield Weede Building, 1701 S. Homer, or online at https://www.pittstate.edu/office/ticket-office/, or by calling 620-235-4796.

Package 1 will be all-inclusive and will include the three Broadway shows, Modern American Dance Company, Bette Davis Ain’t for Sissies, Jennifer Knapp, and three Pitt State Theatre productions. Package 2 will include the three Broadway shows and three Pitt State Theatre productions. 

Standard ticket sales will begin at 8:30 a.m. on July 29. PSU students, faculty, and staff are entitled to discounted and sometimes free tickets by presenting their PSU ID in person.

Jan
27
Mon
Creative Movement Pre-K and Under Dance Class Registration @ Franklin P. Norman Community Center
Jan 27 @ 5:30 PM – 6:45 PM

Creative Movement Dance Class Registration; Ages 2 1/2 to Pre-K

January 27;

Franklin P. Norman Community Center; 200 N Ash St Nevada, MO

Do you have a little one who loves to dance and make new friends?  Come dance with us at Nevada Parks and Rec! Dancers will work on basic dance skills, learn a recital dance, and so much more over 10 weeks.  From pointed toes to skipping, your dancer will build a foundation and love of dance!

Dancers will perform in the Spring Recital on April 7, 2020. Classes will be broken down as followed.

Section 1: 2 1/2 to 3 yrs, must be potty trained;   5:30pm – 6pm

Sections 2: 4yrs – Kindergarten;  6pm – 6:45pm

When: Mondays (NEW 10 Weeks Session)

February 3 – April 6 with the Spring Recital April 7

Cost is $40.00 a student

Register at the Franklin P. Norman Community Center.  Last day to register January 27!!

Class min: 5 Dnacers/ Class Max: 12 Dancers

 

 

Come Jazz With Us, Kindergarten-5th Grade Dance Registration @ Franklin P. Norman Community Center
Jan 27 @ 6:45 PM – 7:25 PM

Come Jazz With Us, Kindergarten-5th Grade Dance Registration

January 27;

Franklin P. Norman Community Center; 200 N Ash St Nevada, MO

Dancers will learn jazz dance fundamentals, a recital dance, and so much more while making friends and having fun!  From jazz walks to leaps, dancers will expand their dance knowledge while perfecting the basics.

Dancers will perform in the Spring Recital on April 7, 2020. Classes will be broken down as followed.

Section 1: K – 2nd Grade;   6:45pm – 7:30pm

Sections 2: 3rd – 5th Grade;  7:30pm – 8:15pm

When: Mondays (NEW 10 Weeks Session)

February 3 – April 6 with the Spring Recital April 7

Cost is $40.00 a student

Register at the Franklin P. Norman Community Center.  Last day to register January 27!!

Class min: 5 Dnacers/ Class Max: 12 Dancers