Area events for Thursday, June 25
Pittsburg Kiwanis Club will meet at noon in dePaul Hall, Mt. Carmel Regional Medical Center.
Speaker will be Dr. Steve Erwin, Pittsburg State university associate vice president for campus life. He will discuss “Campus Safety Initiatives.”
Lori Butts will be greeter, and Ken Butts will give the invocation. Serving as cashier will be Bob Casino.
Local 14, United Mine Workers District 12, will meet at 1 p.m. at the Pittsburg American Legion Post 64 post home, 2815 N. Joplin.
All UMWA members may attend.
Pittsburg community blood drive will be held from 1 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at the First Church of the Nazarene, 816 E. Quincy.
Those wishing to give blood may call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE to schedule an appointment.
Catholic Charities Southeast Kansas Emergency Services, in cooperation with Kansas State University Extension Family Nutrition Education Program, will offer a Good Foods program from 1 to 3 p.m. at Wesley House.
The Good Foods program is a free monthly series in which the public learns how to make family meals on a budget, sample prepared meals and receive information about qualifying for the Kansas Food Assistance Program.
Additional programs are planned from 1 to 3 p.m. July 23 and Aug. 13 at Wesley House. Anyone needing additional information may contact Alberta DeBoutez, LMSW, or Sheila Forest at 235-0633 or visit Catholic Charities, which is located inside Wesley House, 411 E. 12th.
TOPS No. KS 884
TOPS No. KS 884 will meet at 9 a.m. at the Knights of Columbus Towers. Anyone needing additional information may call 231-5447.
Frontenac American Legion will sponsor bingo, open to the public, every Thursday at the Frontenac Senior Citizens Center.
Doors will open at 5 p.m., and play starts at 6:30 p.m. A total of 16 games are played, and the evening usually ends about 8:30 p.m.
Tent revival services will be held at 7:30 p.m. nightly June 24 through June 27 at State Park corner, junction of Highways 69 and 160. Jeff Rose, evangelist/ pastor, Harvest Ministries, will bring the message.