First Baptist Church

he First Baptist Church, 209 W. 7th Street, will be celebrating Christmas Eve at a Candlelight Service, Dec. 24, at 6 p.m. Familiar carols will be sung, along with Communion, and Biblical devotions by Rev. Rick Bartlett. The public is most welcome to attend!


Live Nativity

Pittsburg Presbyterian Church will have a live-action, singing nativity as part of its Christmas Eve service. Service begins at 7 p.m.


Legion dance

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.


Monday, December 25

Community Christmas Dinner

Pittsburg Presbyterian Church will host the R.J. Taylor Community Christmas Dinner from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The event is open to the public and meals are free. Carryout and delivery is available. Delivery requests should be made by 5 p.m. December 22 by calling the office at (620) 231-2920.


Tuesday, December 26

Trivia Night

Trivia night is at Gusano’s from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.



Cherokee Co. Hospitality Center

516 N. Kansas

Columbus, KS

1 - 3 PM

$1 admission

For details: 620-762-1440


Sunflower Kiwanis

The Sunflower Kiwanis will meet for their weekly meeting at 6:45 a.m. for breakfast in dePaul Hall at Via Christi Hospital.



The Arma American Legion will have bingo open to the public every Tuesday starting at 6:30 p.m. This week progressive blackout will pay $600 for 62 numbers. High roller progressive bingo will pay $927 for 53 numbers.


Wednesday, December 27

Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families

The group meets 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Sheridan Room at Via Christi each week. Contact Vonnie at 620-687-2951 for more information.


Chicopee cards

The Chicopee Card Games will meet from 12:30-3:30 p.m. at the Chicopee community center.


Weight Watchers

Weight Watchers meets every Wednesday at 11th and Joplin streets. Doors open for weigh-in at 5 p.m. Meeting starts at 5:30 p.m. with Jana Dalrymple as leader. For more information, visit their Facebook page Weight Watchers - Pittsburg, KS.