Big Brutus Egg Hunt
The annual Easter egg hunt for children (walking toddlers to 12 years of age) will be at Big Brutus in West Mineral at 3:30 p.m. There is no charge for the event.
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.
Zone 6 Garden Club
The club is accepting grant applications for garden-related community projects or educational efforts. Additional information and grant forms are available at http://zone6gardeners.blogspot.com or call 620-231-8286.
Saturday, April 15
American Legion Easter Egg Hunt
Arma American Legion Easter egg hunt will be at 11 a.m. at the Arma City Park. If there is rain, the hunt will be at the Arma American Legion.
Blue Chips 3 on 3
Blue Chips will host a 3 on 3 basketball tournament to raise money for 14-year-old Kylee Yarnell and her battle with ovarian cancer. Entry cost is $40. Three to five players per team. Takes place at Pittsburg State Rec Center 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Pittsburg Area Farmer’s Market
The Pittsburg Area Farmer’s Market begins this Saturday at the Farmer’s Market Pavilion. The hours are 8 a.m. to noon. The market will run every Saturday until October 28. We will also begin running Market on Wednesday nights 4-7 p.m. starting May 24 through September 27.
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.
The Veterans Service Officer will be available every third Saturday of each month begining at 9am. All veterans needing assistance with VA benefits are welcome. Call the American Legion at 231-2240 to make an appointment.
Pittsburg Scrabble Club
The club meets from 1-5 p.m. at the Pittsburg Public Library. New players are always welcome.
Sunday, April 16
Church Choir to sing Easter morning
The Pittsburg Presbyterian church choir under the direction of Susan Laushman and Our Lady Of Lourdes choir under the direction of Carol Cook, will unite their singers to form a choir of 50 voices for Easter morning. The combined choir will sing 9 a.m at Mass at Our Lady and at 11 a.m. worship at Pittsburg Presbyterian. The music will be the same at both churches, and will feature celebratory choral anthems with brass, strings and organ.
Big Brutus Easter Service
The annual sunrise Easter service will be at Big Brutus at 6:30 a.m. Pastor Ben Scott will conduct the service. Bring lawn chairs.
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.