Sunrise Rotary

Pittsburg Sunrise Rotary Club will not meet  because of the holiday. Next club meeting will be Jan. 7, 2009.

Sunrise Rotary
Pittsburg Sunrise Rotary Club will not meet  because of the holiday. Next club meeting will be Jan. 7, 2009.

Skating party
A New Year’s Eve skating party will be held from 7 p.m. Wednesday to 1 a.m. Thursday at Lowe’s Skateway Skating Center. It will be open to all ages.
Cost will be  $15, which includes skates, party favors and drawings for prizes. There will be a balloon drop at midnight, with prizes in many balloons.
This will be an alcohol- and smoke-free event. Adult supervision will be provided for youngsters, and the facility will be locked-down.

Joplin dance
JOPLIN, Mo. — Joplin Shrine Club will sponsor a New Year’s Eve dance at 1040 S. Joplin. Doors will open at 7 p.m., with the dance from 8 p.m. to midnight. Music will be provided by Bobby Russell and the Cherokee Country Band.
Cost will be $15 per couple, with hors d’ oeuvres. Anyone wishing additional information may call 417-782-6116.

Area 51 plays
AREA- Out of this World Rock n' Roll, Blues, and Swing will play from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Thursday at a New Year’s Eve party at JB’s Bar and Grill.

New Year’s Party
A New Year’s Eve party will be held from 7 p.m. until 1 a.m. Thursday at the Lamplighter Inn. Dance music will be provided by a DJ, with catering by Joe Clark of Ultimate Choice Catering.
There will also be a cash bar, party favors and door prizes. Champagne will be served at midnight.
cost will be $25 per person or $49 per couple. Two tickets and a room will be available for $99.