Zooming into October with Connect2Culture

We try to guess some of the different events and exhibits happening in the 4-States.

Emily Frankoski with Connect2Culture brought her A-game to the Morning Show this month, along with all sorts of events, exhibits, classes, and performances happening in the month of October.

Scroll down to watch Part II & see more info:


Dream Theatre Troupe Presents: The Complete History of America (Abridged)
Thursday–Sunday | October 22–25
At Studio 124 (124 S Main St)
Tickets: $12

Tickets can be purchased online at showtix4u.com/event-details/40374

More information: James Boone, dtstudio124@gmail.com, 417.553.1933


Joplin Little Theatre Presents: The War of the Worlds 1938 Radio Broadcast
Friday & Saturday | October 30 & 31 | 7:30pm (Saturday 2:30pm)
At Joplin Little Theatre (3009 W 1st St)
Tickets: $12

Tickets can only be purchased over the phone at 417.623.3638 beginning October 12

More information: Cecie Fritz, info@joplinlittletheatre.org, 417.623.3638



Places I Have Been by Paula Giltner

September 5–November 30, 2020

At Joplin Public Library (1901 E 20th St)

Free and open to the public

More information: Jill Sullivan, jhsullivan@postartlibrary.org, 417.623.7953 X1041


2020: Up in the Air

October 10–November 22, 2020

At Maple UnCommon Guest House and Gallery (120 E Maple St, Columbus, KS)

Free and open to the public

More information: Jane Ballard, jane@janeballard.com, 417.501.9960



Virtual North Heights Porchfest

Saturday, October 3 | 4:00–7:00pm

On YouTube

Free and open to the public

Leanna Harrison, leanna.l.harrison@gmail.com


(Backup event to use IF broadcast will be after October 3)
Archaeological Investigations
Saturday & Sunday | October 17 & 18 | 1:00pm

At George Washington Carver National Monument (5646 Carver Rd, Diamond, MO)
Free and open to the public

More information: Sarah Martin, GWCA_Interpretation@nps.gov, 417.325.4151


Old Joplin Flashlight Walking Tour

Friday & Saturday | October 16 & 17 | 7:00–10:00pm

In Downtown Joplin

Tickets: $10; available online at paranormalsciencelab.com

More information: Lisa Martin, lisa@paranormalsciencelab.com, 417.622.8997



Halloween/Fall Suncatcher Class with Jane McCaulley (Ages 9+)

Thursday, October 8 | 3:30–5:30pm

At Local Color Art Gallery On Route 66 (1027 S Main St)

Cost: $35

Registration required; register by calling Local Color Art Gallery at 417.553.0835

More information: Jane McCaulley, janesglassart@sbcglobal.net, 417.540.9428


Family Paint: Pumpkin Decorating

Thursday, October 24 | 1:00–4:00pm

At Create N Sip Studios (223 3rd St)

Cost: $40–$80

Registration required; register at creatensip.com/events by Oct. 19

More information: John Coleman, coleman@creatnsip.com, 417.680.5434