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July 2018

Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 15

Annual Membership Mixed Media Exhibition

  • Begins at 1pm and ends at 5pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations welcome.  Featuring artCentral member artists.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by McCune-Brooks Health Care Foundation

This event is open to the public.


Jul 15

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 16

Kids’ artCamp

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 3pm
  • Ages 8-14 yrs.   Cost $35/class, includes all materials and supplies.  Campers bring sack lunches.  Scholarships available with teacher recommendation.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by artCentral

This event is open to the public.


Jul 16

Four States Stroke Support Group

  • Begins at 1:30pm and ends at 2:30pm
  • Free and open to the public. For info, contact KevinWoods@mercy.net.

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Joplin

This event is open to the public.


Jul 16

Diabetes Support Group

  • Begins at 4:30pm and ends at 5:30pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-347-5700.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 17

Kids’ artCamp

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 3pm
  • Ages 8-14 yrs.   Cost $35/class, includes all materials and supplies.  Campers bring sack lunches.  Scholarships available with teacher recommendation.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by artCentral

This event is open to the public.


Jul 17

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Jul 17

LivePlan: Building a Business Plan

  • Begins at 1:30pm and ends at 3pm
  • Cost $39/person.  For info, call 417-625-2138.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jul 17

Marketing/Expo Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 4pm and ends at 5pm
  • This committee plans the annual Business Expo & Home Show, Bowling Night, Trivia Night, Citywide Sidewalk Sale, Small Business Saturday, and various seminars and retail events throughout the year.  For info, call Neely at 417-358-2373.

This event is for Chamber Members Only.
Interested in going? Join the Chamber today!


Jul 17

Sleep Apnea Support Group

  • Begins at 6pm and ends at 7pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-347-7400.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 18

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7am and ends at 12am
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays April through October.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Jul 18

Vision Carthage Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 7:30am and ends at 8:30am
  • For more info. contact Mark Elliff at 358-2373 or melliff@carthagechamber.com.

This event is open to the public.


Jul 18

Kids’ artCamp

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 3pm
  • Ages 8-14 yrs.   Cost $35/class, includes all materials and supplies.  Campers bring sack lunches.  Scholarships available with teacher recommendation.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by artCentral

This event is open to the public.


Jul 18

Quarterly Luncheon hosted by Oak Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care

  • Begins at 11:45am and ends at 1pm
  • Join us for our next Quarterly Luncheon at Oak Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care, 300 W. Airport, Wednesday, July 18, 11:45 a.m. Lunch will be $12 for members, $15 for non-members. RSVP deadline is Friday, July 13. RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

  • Event is sponsored by Oak Pointe of Carthage

This event is open to the public.


Jul 18

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2pm and ends at 3pm
  • Weekly discussion group. Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-359-8800.

  • Event is sponsored by Feeding Inc.

This event is open to the public.


Jul 18

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group

  • Begins at 4:30pm and ends at 5:30pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1937

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Health and Rehabilitation Center

This event is open to the public.


Jul 18

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 19

Chamber Board of Directors meeting

  • Begins at 7:30am and ends at 8:30am
  • For info, contact the Chamber at 358-2373.

This event is open to the public.


Jul 19

Kids’ artCamp

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 3pm
  • Ages 8-14 yrs.   Cost $35/class, includes all materials and supplies.  Campers bring sack lunches.  Scholarships available with teacher recommendation.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by artCentral

This event is open to the public.


Jul 19

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Jul 19

Stroke Support Group

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-347-4546.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Jul 19

Bariatric Weight-loss Support Group

  • Begins at 5:30pm and ends at 6:30pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-347-1266.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Jul 19

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 20

Kids’ artCamp

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 3pm
  • Ages 8-14 yrs.   Cost $35/class, includes all materials and supplies.  Campers bring sack lunches.  Scholarships available with teacher recommendation.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by artCentral

This event is open to the public.


Jul 20

Annual Membership Mixed Media Exhibition

  • Begins at 12pm and ends at 5pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations welcome.  Featuring artCentral member artists.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by McCune-Brooks Health Care Foundation

This event is open to the public.


Jul 20

Community Education: Lil’ Artists

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 5pm
  • Open to the public.  Cost $25.  For info, call 417-455-5716.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jul 20

artCamp Student Exhibition

  • Begins at 6pm and ends at 8pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations welcome.  Featuring artwork by artCampers.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by artCentral

This event is open to the public.


Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 21

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7am and ends at 12am
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays April through October.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Jul 21

“Gone Fishing!” VBS for Kids

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Games, crafts, songs with a Christ-centered message.  Lunch provided.  Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-5059

  • Event is sponsored by Faith Lutheran Church

This event is open to the public.


Jul 21

Card Party

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 3pm
  • Open to the public.  Cost $8.50 includes lunch.  For info, call 417-358-7778.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Jul 21

Annual Membership Mixed Media Exhibition

  • Begins at 12pm and ends at 5pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations welcome.  Featuring artCentral member artists.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by McCune-Brooks Health Care Foundation

This event is open to the public.


Jul 21

Four-Person Golf Scramble to benefit American Cancer Society

  • Begins at 1pm and ends at 5pm
  • $75/person after 7/1, 4-person teams.  Open to the public.  Sponsors and teams welcome.  For info, call 417-237-7030.

  • Event is sponsored by Lowe’s

This event is open to the public.


Jul 21

Summer Concerts in the Park

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Bring a chair.  Bring the kids.  Bring a friend.  Bring a picnic dinner.

    For info, call 417-359-8181.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Council on the Arts

This event is open to the public.


Jul 21

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 11pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 22

Annual Membership Mixed Media Exhibition

  • Begins at 1pm and ends at 5pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations welcome.  Featuring artCentral member artists.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by McCune-Brooks Health Care Foundation

This event is open to the public.


Jul 22

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 23

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 24

Leads Group Two

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 10am
  • For info, call 417-358-2373.

This event is for Chamber Members Only.
Interested in going? Join the Chamber today!


Jul 24

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Jul 24

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Jul 24

Analyzing & Managing Cash Flow

  • Begins at 1:30pm and ends at 4:30pm
  • Fee $59/person.  For info, call 417-625-3138.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jul 24

Saiko Ribbon Cutting Invitation

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 3:30pm
  •  


    July 18, 2018

    Saiko Ribbon Cutting Invitation
    Tuesday, July 24
    3 p.m. ▪ 125 S. Garrison
    Please join the Chamber to celebrate the opening of Saiko Sushi and Hibachi Grill, 125 S. Garrison at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, July 24. Remember to drop your card in the fishbowl for your chance to win the quarterly prize valued at $100. RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com.


     

This event is open to the public.


Jul 24

Carthage City Council

  • Begins at 6:30pm and ends at 7:30pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7000.

  • Event is sponsored by City of Carthage

This event is open to the public.


Jun 4

Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040

    Come to the Carthage Public Library to sign-up and participate in our reading challenges to win prizes, and/or come to any of the following events:

    Wednesday, May 30: Kickoff Event at Memorial Hall 10 am and 3 pm
    Born to be Wild! Live Animal Show, all ages welcome
    First day to sign-up for our Summer Reading Program, at a Memorial Hall show, or at the Library. 

    Monday, June 4: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 5: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 6: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 7: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 8: Food Truck Friday, Look for the Carthage Public Library Tent!
    We will be painting rocks; all ages; 8 and under with an adult, please.

    Saturday, June 9: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 11: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, June 11: Adults; Beauty and the Beast Movie, 5:30 pm

    Tuesday, June 12: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    CD Mobile Craft; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 13: Special Event—Jennifer Daniels at Carthage Memorial Hall
    all ages; Jenn works with Pete the Cat author, Eric Litwin.  Join us to hear stories and music that Jenn and Eric work on together, and her original creations.  10:30 am or 3:00 pm

    Thursday, June 14: Family Movie, Moana at 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and under with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, June 15: Adults-Colored Hands Craft 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Saturday, June 16: Tie Dye! (Pre-registration required) 11 am – 3:30 pm; ages 13 and up

    Monday, June 18: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 19: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm;
    Movie: Jumanji! rated PG-13
    (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19)
    snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 20: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 21: Children’s Readers Theater 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 23: Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, June 25: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, June 26 Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up;  4:30– 5:30 pm
    Board Game Night; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, June 27: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, June 28: Kids Board and Video Games 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, June 30: LAST DAY TO SIGN-UP FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 4: Library closed in observance of Independence Day

    Monday, July 9: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 9: Adults: O Brother Where Art Thou Movie, 5:25 pm

    Tuesday, July 10: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Guitar Pic Crafts, snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 11: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 12: Family Movie: Coco 3:30 pm
    All ages welcome, 8 and younger with an adult, please.
    Snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Saturday, July 14:  Teens and Adults: Escape the Library! (Pre-registration required)
    3:30-5:00 pm.  Like an Escape Room, but you must escape from the Library!

    Monday, July 16: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Tuesday, July 17: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30 – 5:30 pm
    Movie—Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, rated PG-13; (ages 13 and under must have parent permission form signed at the Library before June 19) 
    Snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage.

    Wednesday, July 18: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: English Story Time with Ms. Sherri, 10 am (repeat of Wed.)
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Thursday, July 19: Kids STEAM Activity 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Grades 3-6; snack served at 3:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Friday, July 20: Adults—String Art Craft, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

    Monday, July 23: Bi Lingual Story Time with Ms. Janine, 10 am
    ages birth – 2nd grade; stories, songs, and crafts

    Monday, July 23: Adults-Mamma Mia Movie; 5:45 pm

    Tuesday, July 24: Teens and Tweens, grades 7 and up; 4:30– 5:30 pm
    Guitar Hero Tournament; snack served at 4:00 pm by Bright Futures of Carthage

    Wednesday, July 25: Closing Event—Music Concert, Leonardo; at Carthage Memorial Hall

    all ages; 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jul 25

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7am and ends at 12am
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays April through October.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Jul 25

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Jul 25

Cancer Survivor Support Group - Women’s Group

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 11am
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-556-2706.

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Joplin

This event is open to the public.


Jul 25

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2pm and ends at 3pm
  • Weekly discussion group. Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-359-8800.

  • Event is sponsored by Feeding Inc.

This event is open to the public.


Jul 25

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jul 26

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Jul 26

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Jul 26

Cyber Awareness 360 Workshop

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 2pm
  • Open to the public, $15/participant includes lunch.  For info, call 417-625-3128.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jul 26

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jul 27

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Jul 27

Stuff the Bus

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • To benefit Carthage Bright Futures. Volunteers and donations welcome.  For info, call 417-758-0899.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage R-9 School District

This event is open to the public.


Jul 27

Carthage Ford Ribbon Cutting Invitation

  • Begins at 12pm and ends at 12:30pm
  • Please join the Chamber to celebrate the open house and remodel of Carthage Ford, 2920 S. Grand at Noon on Friday, July 27. Remember to drop your card in the fishbowl for your chance to win the quarterly prize valued at $100. RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com.


     

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Ford

This event is open to the public.


Jul 27

Annual Membership Mixed Media Exhibition

  • Begins at 12pm and ends at 5pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations welcome.  Featuring artCentral member artists.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by McCune-Brooks Health Care Foundation

This event is open to the public.


Jul 27

Community Education: Dance for Tots (Ages 4-5)

  • Begins at 5pm and ends at 6pm
  • Open to the public.  Cost $25/month.  For info, call 417-455-5716.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jul 27

Carthage Art Walk

  • Begins at 6pm and ends at 9pm
  • Free and open to the public.

    For info, contact Wendi at 417-359-8181 or wdouglas@ecarthage.com.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Convention and Visitors Bureau

This event is open to the public.


Jul 28

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7am and ends at 12am
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays April through October.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Jul 28

Stuff the Bus

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 1pm
  • To benefit Carthage Bright Futures. Volunteers and donations welcome.  For info, call 417-758-0899.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage R-9 School District

This event is open to the public.


Jul 28

Annual Membership Mixed Media Exhibition

  • Begins at 12pm and ends at 5pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations welcome.  Featuring artCentral member artists.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by McCune-Brooks Health Care Foundation

This event is open to the public.


Jul 28

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 11pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jul 29

Annual Membership Mixed Media Exhibition

  • Begins at 1pm and ends at 5pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations welcome.  Featuring artCentral member artists.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by McCune-Brooks Health Care Foundation

This event is open to the public.


Jul 29

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jul 30

Community Education: All Season Wreaths

  • Begins at 12am and ends at 7pm
  • Open to the public.  Cost $25.  For info, call 417-455-5716.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jul 30

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Jul 31

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Jul 31

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Aug 1

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7am and ends at 12am
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays April through October.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Aug 1

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Aug 1

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2pm and ends at 3pm
  • Weekly discussion group. Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-359-8800.

  • Event is sponsored by Feeding Inc.

This event is open to the public.


Aug 1

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Aug 2

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Aug 2

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Aug 2

Maple Leaf 2018 Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 4pm and ends at 5pm
  • Planning the 52nd Annual Maple Leaf Festival for October 2018.  For info, call 417-358-2373.

This Event is open to the public.


Aug 2

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Aug 3

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Aug 3

Public Policy Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 11:30am and ends at 12:30pm
  • Held during the state legislative session.  For info, contact Mark at 417-358-2373.

This event is for Chamber Members Only.
Interested in going? Join the Chamber today!


Aug 3

First Friday Gospel Singing

  • Begins at 6:30pm and ends at 7:30pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-529-9569.

  • Event is sponsored by Crawford & Co. International

This event is open to the public.


Aug 4

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7am and ends at 12am
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays April through October.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Aug 4

Walk with a Doc

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 9:30am
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-556-2264.

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Joplin

This event is open to the public.


Aug 4

Summer Theatre Camp

  • Begins at 4pm and ends at 5pm
  • Cost $125/child for the two-week course and final play on Saturday, August 4.  For info, call 417-358-4300.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater for Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Aug 4

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 11pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.