OLPE UMC Thanksgiving Supper

The Olpe United Methodist Church Thanksgiving supper is 5 - 6:30 p.m. Nov. 16 at the church, 120 W. Listerscheid St. The menu is turkey and dressing, ham, calico beans, potatoes and gravy, sweet potatoes, cranberry relish, desserts, drinks and much more.

Come and enjoy fellowship and a meal. Call 620-475-3780 or 620-343-5544 with questions.

Fundraiser dance

VFW Post 1980 will host a fundraising dance 8 p.m. tonight at 932 Graphic Arts Rd. Just Passin Through will perform. Admission is $10 per person.

Raffles and a 50/50 cash drawing will be held. The public is welcome, please plan to attend.

Lebo bazaar

The Lebo United Methodist Women will hold their annual bazaar starting at 8:30 a.m. Nov. 16 at the church fellowship hall, located at W. 4th and Spruce in Lebo.

The cinnamon roll and coffee bar and bazaar will open at 8:30 a.m. Bazaar booths will include needlework, crafts, fall and Christmas decorations, baked goods, and a men’s variety booth. At 11:00 a.m., a lunch will be served consisting of soups, sandwiches, pie and coffee. A turkey/ham dinner with all the “trimmings” will be served at 5:00 p.m.

The proceeds from this event benefit local and area mission work sponsored by the United Methodist Women.

Community Thanksgiving

The 11th annual community Thanksgiving meal at St. Anthony’s Hall in Strong City will be 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Nov. 28. The menu includes roast turkey, ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, sweet potatoes, vegetables, cranberry salad, dressing, roll and dessert. There is no charge for the meal.

Reservations can be made for groups. To-go boxes and deliveries are available. Rides are also available. For more information or to make reservations, call Kansas Graphics at 620-273-6111 and ask for Jane or Vicki.

Home business/craft expo

First Christian Church is inviting vendors to its upcoming Home Business/Craft Expo from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Dec. 7 at the church, 202 E. 12th Ave.

Booth space (15’ x 15’) is available for $20 and can be reserved by Nov. 27. Chairs and tables furnished, WiFi available. Call Janet Lostutter at 343-0337 with questions.

Home of the Brave Celebration

The North Lyon County Veterans Memorial Association and 101st Airborne Dog Co. are holding the first Home of the Brave Celebration from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday at Bushong Park.

A chili lunch will be served from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Cost is $8; veterans eat free. A memorial service with Grace United Methodist Church Pastor Brenda Ulrich will begin at 1 p.m.

Re-enactors, weapons demonstrations, period music, raffles and more. Take a step back in history and honor our servicemen and women.

Mad Science Hour

Come experience some cool science experiments for all ages at Emporia Public Library 6 - 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Large Meeting Room. This month’s activity will be making Grass Head People.

History Happy Hour

Conway ‘Bud’ Southard, a Kansas Alliance of Professional Historical Performer, will portray the Caltech theoretical physicist and Nobel laureate Professor Richard Feynman as he describes the confusion between NASA and the scientific community that resulted in the 1968 space shuttle Challenger explosion, 11 a.m. today at Ellen Plumb’s City Bookstore, 1122 Commercial St.

The event is free.

Sunday concert

Jamey Denison, an independent and songwriter who has toured throughout the country, will perform during the 9:30 a.m. Sunday worship service at Saffordville United Methodist Church, 2450 YY Road.

All are welcome to attend.

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