Pittsburg Community Thanksgiving Dinner

St. John’s Lutheran Church will host a free Thanksgiving Dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The meal is open to the public. Carryout meals will be available at 11 a.m.


Give Thanks: Just 4 Fun Run

Pittsburg Parks and Recreation is hosting a 5k fun run at Wilderness Park in Frontenac. The run or walk begins at 8 a.m. and is free to enter. All ages are welcome. Donations for improvements at Schlanger Park are welcomed and appreciated.


Thanksgiving at The Lord’s Diner

The Lord’s Diner will serve traditional Thanksgiving fare for its regular meal. Meals are served daily from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The meal is free. Free-will donations are accepted.


Co-Dependents Anonymous

Co-Dependents Anonymous will not meet this week because of Thanksgiving. Meetings will resume next week.


Frontenac American Legion Bingo

Frontenac American Legion conducts bingo games every Thursday evening at the Frontenac Senior Citizen Center located at 113 N. Crawford in Frontenac. Cards go on sale at 5:30 p.m. and play begins at 6:30 p.m.


Friday, November 24

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, November 25

VFW 1158

VFW Post 1158 holds meetings on the fourth Saturday of the month at 9 a.m. at 3204 N. Michigan.


Little Balkans Quilt Guild

The Little Balkans Quilt Guild holds a member open sew the fourth Saturday of every month from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church, corner of 6th and Pine in Pittsburg. Come help with community quilts, or work on your own project, get help and visit with other quilters. Bring your own sewing machine, fabric and sewing items. Visitors are encouraged to attend and join the guild. Questions can be directed to


Lions Club Spaghetti Feed

The Pittsburg Lions Club will have a spaghetti feed fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wesley House. Meals cost $6. Proceeds will benefit local hearing and vision programs.


Small Business Saturday

Pick up a Small Business Saturday Passport from Spigarelli Law Firm and earn a chance at prizes while shopping for the holiday season. Downtown Pittsburg will celebrate Small Business Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.