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Pittsburg American Legion Bingo

The Pittsburg American Legion will host bingo every Friday at the legion home. Doors open at 5 p.m. Early bird games are at 6:20 p.m. and regular bingo is at 6:30 p.m.

 

Alice in Steampunk Wonderland

Midwest Regional Ballet will perform “Alice in Steampunk Wonderland” beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Memorial Auditorium. Tickets available online or at the Memorial Auditorium box office.

 

Weir Homecoming

Weir Homecoming begins at 4 p.m. with a pie baking contests. A free bean and chili feed follows at 5 p.m. There will also be a homecoming coronation, pet contest, cake walk and karaoke contest.

 

Saturday, September 16

Weir Homecoming

A 3k poker walk begins at 7 a.m. The day will also include a car show, parade on Main Street, pie eating contest, and more. Live music will be performed from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

 

Weir Alumni Banquet

The Weir Alumni Banquet will be hosted in conjunction with Weir Homecoming. The banquet begins at 4:30 p.m. at the Lamplighter Inn in Pittsburg. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. Classmates who need additional information, or wish to make a reservation, may call 620-762-1626.

 

Pittsburg American Legion

The American Legion, 2815 N. Joplin, hosts a noon feed for veterans on the third Saturday of every month. Additionally, an accredited veterans service officer with the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 317 and sponsored by American Legion Post 64 Pittsburg will be present beginning at 8:30 a.m. Please call 620-231-2240 to make an appointment.

 

Veterans benefits

The Veterans Service Officer will be available every third Saturday of each month beginning at 9am. All veterans needing assistance with VA benefits are welcome. Call the American Legion at 231-2240 to make an appointment.

 

Sunday, September 17

Weir Homecoming

There will be a raffle at the Weir Civic Center. For a full schedule of events, got to the Weir Civic Center Facebook page.

 

Greenbush Day

The 24th Annual Greenbush Day is being hosted by the St. Aloysius Historical Society and will include a hog roast, children’s tractor pull, horse rides, bake sale and much more. Musical entertainment will also be available. Festivities begin at 11 a.m. at Greenbush.

 

Legion dance

The Pittsburg American Legion Post 64 will host Sunday Dance at the Pittsburg American Legion, 2115 N Joplin. Doors open at 1 p.m. and the dance is from 2-5 p.m.