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The Coleman Family Foundation's Go Big Or Go Home Bowl For Kids' Sake will be held Saturday, February 28th at Pittsburg's Holiday Lanes, 2406 North Broadway. For more information contact Big Brothers Big Sisters at 1-620-231-1145 or email@example.com or go online at kansasbowl.org.
The Kansas attorney general's office & the Crawford County sheriff's office will hold a document destruction event Tuesday, March 3rd from 11am-1pm at Meadowbrook Mall, 202 East Centennial in Pittsburg. Shredding services will be provided free to customers. Each person will be limited to 3 small bags or boxes of documents. It's part of 2015 National Consumer Protection Week.
The Pittsburg Parks and Recreation Department will hold a Pageant & Prom Resale event Saturday, February 28th from 1pm-6pm at Lincoln Center, 710 West 9th-Street. Pageant, prom & formal wear for both women & men will be sold. The event is free. For more information call 1-620-231-8310.
Habitat For Humanity of Crawford County will host a spaghetti dinner Thursday, February 12th from 11am-1:30pm & 4:30pm-6:30pm at St. John Lutheran Church, 3rd-&-Walnut Streets in Pittsburg. Individual tickets are $6 & family tickets $18. For more information call 1-620-232-3588.
Joplin's Polar Plunge for Special Olympics will be held Saturday, February 21st at 2pm at Zan's Creekside Campground, 2480 Coyote Drive. Registration begins at noon. Register in advance online at somo.org/PolarPlunge.
Pittsburg's 10th-annual Polar Plunge & 5K Strut walk/run will be held at the Crimson Villas, 1904 South Rouse Street, Saturday, February 14th at noon. Money raised will go to Special Olympics. Register by calling John at (620)-231-9895 or online at plungeks.org.
Lamar’s Christmas Parade will be held Thursday, December 11th at 6pm on the Lamar Square. For more information call the Barton County Chamber of Commerce at 1-417-682-3595 or visit bartoncounty.com.
Pittsburg’s 35th-annual Christmas Parade will be held Monday, December 1st at 6:30pm in downtown Pittsburg. The entry deadline is Monday, November 24th. Forms are available at pittks.org. For more information call 1-620-231-8310.
The Pittsburg Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its Holiday Shopping Ladies’ Night Boots & Bling Thursday, November 6th from 6pm-8pm in Memorial Auditorium, 503 North Pine Street. The deadline to purchase tickets is Monday, November 3rd. For more information call 1-620-231-1000 or visit PittsburgAreaChamber.com.
Joplin’s 44th-annual Christmas Parade will be held Tuesday, December 2nd at 6pm in downtown Joplin. This year’s theme is “A Storybook Christmas”. All entry fees must be received by 5pm on Monday, November 3rd. All proceeds benefit the Joplin Humane Society. Entry forms are available at freemanhealth.com/christmasparade. For more information call 1-417-347-1019.
The Barton County Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Halloween Hullabaloo Friday, October 31st from 3pm-5pm on the Lamar Square. Enjoy Halloween fun for all ages with trick-of-treating and a costume contest. For more information call Eleanor Jeffries at 1-417-682-3595 or visit bartoncounty.com.
The 2014 Pittsburg Economic Outlook Conference will be held Tuesday, October 21st from 11:30am-2pm at Memorial Hall, 503 North Pine Street. The goal of the conference is to provide insights into the current local and state economies by addressing topics of interest to the community, region and state. For more information call Rosemary Hedrick at 1-316-978-3225 or visit pittsburgareachamber.com/Events
The Children's Advocacy Center will host a Rigatoni Dinner Sunday, October 5th from 11am-2pm in Pittsburg's Memorial Auditorium at 503 North Pine Street. It's $6 for adults, $3 for children under-12 & free for children under-5. Take-out will be available. There will be door prizes & raffle prizes. For more information call 1-620-235-0067.