Via Christi Home Health
Via Christi Home Health will host a foot clinic at the Homer Cole Community Center. The clinic will be from 1 to 3 p.m.
USD 248 Board of Education
USD 248-Girard Board of Education will meet at the Board of Education Office in Girard at 5:30 p.m. for a work session. The purpose of the meeting is to review the current district strategic plan and begin developing an updated five-year plan. The regular board meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 0884 meetings are held each Thursday at Knights of Columbus Towers, 700 N. Pine. Private weigh-ins begin at 9 a.m. Business meeting starts at 9:30 a.m. Each week, a program is presented for support and motivation for members to reach and maintain their weight-loss goals. Visitors are always welcomed. Please call 724-4342 or 235-1866 for more information.
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 6:30 p.m. at 606 E. Atkinson. For further information call 620-231-6977
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.
Pittsburg Noon Kiwanis
The Pittsburg Noon Kiwanis meets every Thursday at noon in the dePaul Hall at Via Christi Hospital.
Friday, August 11
Northeast Arma Alumni Banquet
The Arma-NE Banquet will be upstairs at the Mirza Shrine Temple. The classes of 1942, 1967, and 1992 will be honored. The registration/social hour begins at 5 p.m. with the banquet starting at 7 p.m.
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, August 12
Kav Fest, celebrating the life of Maj. Brian Kavanagh with food, music and friends takes place at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Frisco Event Center. Admission is $15 per person, $25 per couple and is free to service members and the Colgan class of 1997. All proceeds support veterans and caregivers affected by PTSD.
Arma Homecoming Dinner
The Homecoming Dinner will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the basement of the Arma United Methodist Church. The menu includes Chicken Mary’s chicken, scalloped potatoes, green beans, slaw, dessert and drink. Adult admission is $6, $3 for children three to 12. Children under three are free.
Cajun Fest IV
Cajun Fest kicks off at 5:30 p.m. at the Crawford County Fairgrounds. A $25 ticket buys a meal of jambalaya — prepared by an authentic Louisiana chef — as well as Mardi Gras wings, crawfish and more. The night will also include music from the Shane Duling Band and headliner Waylon Thibodeaux, rocking Louisiana fiddler. All profit benefits a USD 248 Education Foundation Scholarship fund.