SEK Retired School Personnel
The Miners Hall Museum will share information on their programs at the meeting of the Southeast Kansas Retired School Personnel at the Homer Cole Center in Pittsburg. Hosts will be Betty Hight, Phyllis Roberds and Laura Carlson. Social time with refreshments will begin at 9:15 a.m. with the meeting starting at 9:30 a.m. Plans to attend the Cherokee County Retired School Personnel luncheon meeting on October 18 in Cherokee will be finalized.
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.
Saturday, October 14
The VFW Ladies Auxiliary will have their regular meeting on the second Saturday of every month at 9:30 a.m. at the post home.
Betty Lou Vilmer American Legion Post No. 394
The Betty Lou Vilmer American Legion Post #394 will meet Saturday, October 14 at 3:00 PM at Commander Patricia Neeland’s home at 2208 S Taylor Circle. Following the meeting dinner will be served at about 4:00 PM. Husbands will be welcome. Among topics of discussion will be preparations for National Poppy Day.
Sunday, October 15
WWII and Life in the 40s
Crawford County Historical Museum hosts the first part of a living history series on World War II. The event will feature costumed re-enactors discussing the role of Spaniards in the war. The event takes place from 1-2 p.m. at CCHM. Refreshments will be available.
Miners Hall Museum
Miners Hall Museum will have a special program, “Irish Music and Stories” at 2 p.m. The program is part of the museum’s quarterly exhibit focusing on Irish history in southeast Kansas. The program is free to the public. Refreshments will be available.
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.
Monday, October 16
American Legion Post 64
Pittsburg American Legion Post #64 will hold their meeting every third Monday of each month at 7pm. All members are encouraged to attend.
Co-Dependents Anonymous is a 12 step fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is recovery from codependence and the development and maintenance of healthy relationships. CoDA meets at noon at St. Peter’s Episcopal, 306 W. Euclid. For further information call 620-231-0499.
TOPS 0599 (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets every Monday at St. Mary's Grade School located at 301 E. 9th. Private weigh-ins are from 5:30 to 6:20 p.m. Meetings start at 6:30 p.m. and are designed to provide motivation and support to help members reach their weight loss goals. Visitors are always welcome. For more information, call 620-231-3207.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 0975, Girard, meets every Monday at 511 N. Western in Girard, KS. Private weigh-in will begin at 5 p.m. and end at 5:45 p.m. Meetings begin at 6 p.m. A support and motivational program is presented each week to encourage members to reach and maintain weight loss goals. Visitors are welcome. Dues are $32 per year and $5 per month. For more information, please call Norma Washington at 620-724-8664 or 620-719-0710.
NAMI Southeast Kansas
The NAMI family support group and a NAMI connections group meet on the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Pittsburg Presbyterian Church, 520 N. Pine.