The Barton-Jasper County Collectors Association will hold its 30th-annual Summer Coin, Stamp, Postcard, Sports Memorabilia & Collectibles Show Saturday, July 18th from 9am-5pm in Memorial Hall at 407 South Garrison in Carthage. There will be 54-tables set up by dealers from 5-states at the largest collectible show in southwest Missouri. Admission is free. For more information c all Brad at 1-417-682-4500.
The Four State Farm Show will be held Friday, Saturday & Sunday June 17th, 18th & 19th at the junction of Highways 69, 400 and 171 south of Pittsburg, then a half-mile east. Admission & parking is free. Hours are 7:30am-3pm Friday & Saturday, and 8am-3pm Sunday. The show is sponsored by Farm Talk Newspaper in Parsons. For more information call toll-free at 1-800-356-8255 or visit farmtalknewspaper.com.
YPN Night at the Joplin Blasters will be held Thursday, July 30th from 6pm-10pm at Joe Becker Stadium, 3rd-&-High Streets in Joplin. The Blasters play host to the Laredo Lemurs. For more information call Stephanie at 1-417-624-4150 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 3rd-annual Weir’merica will be held Saturday, July 11th starting at 10am in downtown Weir. There will be live music, food & beverages, arts & entertainment for the kids. The public is invited to attend.
The annual Carver Day Celebration will be held Saturday, July 11th from 10am-3pm at the George Washington Carver Park near Diamond. The park is located 2-miles west of Diamond on Highway “V”, then a quarter-mile south on Carver Road. Events will be held rain or shine. All activities are free of charge. For more information call the park at 1-417-325-4151 or visit nps.gov/gwca.
The Weir Saddle Club will hold a benefit Show-de-o Sunday, June 21st at 6pm at the Weir Arena. It’s $5 per rider. Proceeds will go to Jim Evans who lost everything in a house fire. For more information go to Weir Saddle Club on Facebook.
The Weir Saddle Club will hold a benefit ride to raise money for arena repairs Saturday, June 20th. Registration begins at 10am at the West Mineral Eagles. The ride starts at 11am. It’s $15 per hand and includes a meal at the end of the ride at the Weir Arena. For more information call Jerry at 1-620-249-3659, Randy at 1-620-875-0843 or contact the Weir Saddle Club on Facebook.
The Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its member appreciation party Saturday, August 1st at 5:30pm at Route-66 Carousel Park, 3834 West 7th-Street. It’s a free event for chamber members & their families. RSVP at 1-417-624-4150 or email email@example.com.
The 42nd-annual Kansas Shrine Bowl will be held Saturday, July 25th at 7:05pm at Fort Hays State University. All proceeds from the game go to benefit the network of 22 Shriners hospitals. For more information call 1-800-530-5524 or visit kansasshrinebowl.com.
The Lamar Rotary Golf Tournament will be held Friday, June 19th at the Lamar Country Club. The 4-man scramble is $50 per person and includes lunch. Registration begins at 7:30am. There’s a putting tournament at 8am. The shotgun start is at 8:30am. For more information visit the rotary’s facebook page, call the country club at 1-417-682-3977, call 1-417-682-3595 or visit bartoncounty.com.
The Southeast Kansas Humane Society will hold its 4th-annual Bark in the Park Saturday, June 13th at Lincoln Center in Pittsburg’s Lincoln Park on West 9th-Street. Registration will begin at 8am. The dog walk will start at 9am. All proceeds help the homeless animals in the local animal shelter. For more information call 1-620-920-0308 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Barton County Chamber of Commerce will host Trivia Night Friday, July 24th from 7pm-10pm in Memorial Hall in Lamar. For more information call 1-417-682-3595 or visit bartoncounty.com.
Golden Harvest Days will be held Wednesday, July 15th through Saturday, July 18th in Golden City, Missouri. The public is invited to attend all events. For more information call 1-417-682-3595 or visit bartoncounty.com. Or visit Golden City Days
The Downtown Pittsburg Art Walk will be held Friday, June 19th at 6pm along Broadway in downtown Pittsburg. The public is invited. For more information call the Pittsburg-Area Chamber of Commerce office at 1-620-231-1000 or visit pittsburgareachamber.com.
The Kansas Alumni Association will host its 4th-annual Hawkstock Friday, June 19th at 6pm at KAMO Ranch, 240 South 260th-Street in Mulberry. The featured guest will be new KU head football coach David Beaty. This family-friendly event is for young & old Jayhawks. For more information visit kualumni.net or call Tyler Rockers at 1-785-864-4760 or contact Tyler at email@example.com.