Fairfax Drama Department to present “The Actor Games”

The Fairfax Drama Department, under the direction of Jonnie Kemerling, will present “The Actor Games” Saturday, February 24, 2024, at 6:30 p.m. in the Fairfax High School gymnasium. A free will donation will be accepted. Written by playwright Wade Bradford, the play is a spoof on “Hunger Games.” Each acting style (including Grecian Tragedy, Shakespearian  Continue Reading »

Bingo at Rock Port Senior Center

Join in the fun Tuesday, February 27, at the Rock Port Senior Center, 505 Country Club Drive. Bingo is scheduled the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. Games start at 10:00 a.m., so you’ll have time to enjoy a game or two with friends before lunch. Bingo is open to all ages and everyone  Continue Reading »

Pop up food drive

There will be an unplanned pop up food drive Wednesday, February 28, in front of Community Services, located at 4th and Main streets in Tarkio, Missouri, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Vehicles should line up on 3rd Street and then turn onto Main Street, making their way up to the drop. Volunteers will put  Continue Reading »

“Eating From the Garden”

Area fourth and fifth graders are invited to a free after school program, “Eating From the Garden,” offered by the University of Missouri Extension. Classes will be held every Wednesday and Thursday for four weeks beginning February 28, 2024, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Velma Houts Building in Rock Port. Contact Pamela Morriss  Continue Reading »

Atchison County Library to hold family game night

The Atchison County Library will hold Family Game Night at all three branches (Rock Port, Tarkio, and Fairfax) Thursday, February 29, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The library will provide the games - you bring the fun! Register online or contact the library: director@aclibrary.com, youseemore.com/acl, or call 660-744-5404.

Tarkio Elementary Scholastic Book Fair March 4-8

Tarkio Elementary School will host the Scholastic Book Fair Monday, March 4, through Friday, March 8, 2024. This is an event geared to excite children about reading and learning. The fair is open to Tarkio and the surrounding communities. The book fair helps the school promote learning while raising money to purchase new books and  Continue Reading »

Rock Port High School Concert at Memorial Building

The Rock Port High School Concert Band will present a concert at 6:00 p.m. at the Liberty Theater inside the Memorial Building in Rock Port Wednesday, March 6. This concert is in fulfillment for Mrs. Palmer’s final portion of her Master’s in Music Education Degree from Central Methodist University. Come hear beautiful music by our  Continue Reading »

Free online safety seminar

Connections Counseling and Wellness will offer a free seminar on online safety Wednesday, March 6, at 6:30 p.m. The seminar will take place at Connections Counseling and Wellness, 402 Main, in Tarkio, Missouri. Subjects to be discussed will include the dangers of social media, what to look for, common scams, Roblox and other games kids  Continue Reading »

Atchison County Hazard Mitigation Plan kickoff meeting March 7

The Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments (NWMORCOG) is hosting the first gathering in a series of meetings focusing on the five-year update for Atchison County’s Multi-jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. The kickoff meeting will be held Thursday, March 7, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. at the Velma Houts Building, 201 E. Hwy. U.S. 136 in Rock  Continue Reading »