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September 2019

Sep 1

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 2

Labor Day-Carthage Chamber is Closed

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • In observance of Labor Day the office will be closed. Normal hours will resume September 3, 2019.

This event is open to the public.


Sep 3

Banquet Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 4–5pm
  • Planning event for January 17, 2020. Please address any questions to the info@carthagechamber.com or call 417-358-2373

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


Sep 3

Autism Support Group

  • Begins at 6–8pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, 417-347-7850.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Sep 4

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7–12pm
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays, April through November.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Sep 4

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2–3pm
  • 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.


Sep 4

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 5

Tropical Smoothie Ribbon Cutting

  • Begins at 2–2:30pm
  • Join us to celebrate the opening of Tropical Smoothie, 2401 Fairlawn Ave., with a ribbon cutting at 2 PM on Thursday, September 5.  Drop your card in the fishbowl for a chance to win the 3rd Quarter prize valued at $100 from Maple Leaf Tanning. Please RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

     

     

  • Event is sponsored by Tropical Smoothie Cafe’ (Carthage)

This event is open to the public.


Sep 5

Maple Leaf 2019 Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 4–5pm
  • Planning the 53rd Annual Maple Leaf Festival for October 2019.  For info, call 417-358-2373.

This Event is open to the public.


Sep 5

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 7

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7–12pm
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays, April through November.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Sep 7

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast

  • Begins at 9–11am
  • Public welcome.  $7 per person.  For info, call 417-317-0609.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Shrine Train Crew

This event is open to the public.


Sep 7

Yoga 4 Kids w/Stacey Stiles (ages 3-10)

  • Begins at 11–12pm
  • Fee: $5/child, parents free w/child.  For info, call 417-437-2389.

  • Event is sponsored by Yoga 4U

This event is open to the public.


Sep 7

VFW Post 2590 3rd Annual Fall Poker Run

  • Begins at 11–4pm
  • Starting at the Carthage VFW 2590. First bike out at 11:00 a.m. and the last bike out at 12:30 p.m. $15 for a single rider and $20 for a couple. Last bike in before 4 p.m. 1st place-$300, 2nd place $200 and 3rd place $50. Food will be available, pulled pork sandwich with choice of beans or chips $5. Canned beer for $2. For more information contact Mike 417-358-4943 or Angie 417-358-1657. Come help support our veterans from Carthage, Joplin and Neosho. 

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

This event is open to the public.


Sep 7

Painting Classes for All Ages

  • Begins at 12:30–3pm
  • Cost $30, includes materials.  For info, call 358-2707.

  • Event is sponsored by Cherry’s Custom Framing & Art Gallery

This event is open to the public.


Sep 7

the Price is Almost Right

  • Begins at 6–8pm
  • Come help support your local Carthage Area United Way with this year's The Price is Almost Right. See our very own Jim Benton from the Carthage Crisis Center as Drew Carey! $30 per person or $300 per table sponsorship. Delicious BBQ dinner from Boomer Sooner included, tons of wonderful prizes- we'll see you there!

    For more information call 417-358-2948. Tickets can be purchased at any of the Carthage Area United Way Agencies or at the United Way Office located at 616 W. Centennial, Carthage MO or online at www.eventbrite.com/e/the-price-is-almost-right-carthage-area-united-way-2019-tickets

This event is open to the public.


Sep 7

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7–11pm
  • 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.


Sep 8

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 9

Monday Member Meet-up

  • Begins at 2–3pm
  • Please join the Chamber to welcome new members and new employees with existing members.  Don’t forget to drop your business card in the fishbowl for a chance to win our quarterly prize worth $100!

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


Sep 9

Leads Group One

  • Begins at 2:30–3pm
  • For info, call 417-358-2373

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


Sep 10

Carthage Caring Communities Coalition meeting

  • Begins at 12–1pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-782-9899.

  • Event is sponsored by Alliance of Southwest MO

This event is open to the public.


Sep 10

Take it in, Take it home

  • Begins at 4:30–6:30pm
  • Join in on an exclusive tour of Oak Pointe and take home a delicious chef-prepared meal on them. Choose either the Mozzarella Caprese Salad with a choice of marinated beef or chicken: Mediterranean-inspired kabobs with grilled vegetables on a bed of warm saffron rice, served with warm flatbread and Tzatziki sauce. Comes with Baklava for dessert. Or choose the Italian Style Tossed Salad: Linguini pasta cooked scampi style in a lemon butter sauce with fresh herbs, served with fresh garlic bread. Comes with Tiramisu for dessert. Tour participation is required to receive dinner offer. Limited to four meals per person or company. Come see for yourself why residents say they live better at Oak Pointe. Please register online at Oakpointecarthage.eventbrite.com or call 417-358-3355. RSVP by September 2nd.

  • Event is sponsored by Oak Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care

This event is open to the public.


Sep 10

Alzheimer’s Support Group

  • Begins at 6–7pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 347-5876.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Sep 10

Carthage City Council

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

  • Event is sponsored by City of Carthage

This event is open to the public.


Sep 11

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7–12pm
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays, April through November.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Sep 11

Non-profit Network Meeting

  • Begins at 9–11am
  • For information, contact Neely at 358-2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

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


Sep 11

Carthage Emerging Leaders (CEL)

  • Begins at 11–1pm
  • Carthage Emerging Leaders join us for lunch and to learn about a nearly 100 year old Carthage business. For nearly 100 years, H.E. Williams, Inc. has been headquartered in Carthage. Come see their manufacturing process first-hand from raw materials to finished product. Lunch will be provided by H.E. Williams. Cost is $12 per person. RSVP by Friday, September 6 to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com

  • Event is sponsored by H.E. Williams

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


Sep 11

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2–3pm
  • 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.


Sep 11

Caregiver Support Group

  • Begins at 4–5pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-7201.

  • Event is sponsored by Maple Tree Terrace Assisted Living

This event is open to the public.


Sep 11

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 12

Goodwill Day

  • Begins at 9–6:30pm
  • 50% off any one regular priced item up to $100. 

  • Event is sponsored by Goodwill Industries of Tulsa-Carthage Store

This event is open to the public.


Sep 12

Social Hour

  • Begins at 10:45–11:45am
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-4741.

  • Event is sponsored by Maple Tree Terrace Assisted Living

This event is open to the public.


Sep 12

Starting a Small Business: The First Steps

  • Begins at 1:30–4:30pm
  • Before you start a business, be certain to attend this seminar. Participants will have an opportunity to assess their business idea, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements, learn about marketing strategies, and identify sources of financing. Each particiapant will recieve a Start-up Manual. Contact MO SBDC at MSSU (Missouri SBDC at Missouri Southern Sate University) 417-625-3128 or sbdc@mssu.edu. Cost: $29 per business (up to 2 attendees)

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Sep 12

Monthly Gun Swap

  • Begins at 5–7pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-5700.

  • Event is sponsored by Liberty Tree LLC

This event is open to the public.


Sep 12

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 13

Tropical Smoothie Mid-morning Mingle

  • Begins at 9:30–10:30am
  • Join us on Friday, September 13 at Tropical Smoothie for breakfast, networking, and hearing what your fellow Chamber members are up to! 2 one minute long speaking spots remain on a first come, first served basis. Let Neely know if you would like one of the speaking spots. Looking forward to seeing you there. Please RSVP even if you don’t want a speaking spot to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • Event is sponsored by Tropical Smoothie Cafe’ (Carthage)

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


Sep 13

CVB Food Truck Friday

  • Begins at 12–9pm
  • Carthage Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting the last Food Truck Friday of the 2019 season. Please come enjoy the variety of delicious food available from over a dozen vendors. There will also be a live band, Dance Monkey Dance proforming from 7 pm to 9 pm.  You'll want to bring your own sitting as it is limited. 

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Convention and Visitors Bureau

This event is open to the public.


Sep 14

CFLC Annual Fall Fundraiser

  • Begins at 7–11am
  • Carthage Family Literacy Center will return with their annual Fall Fundraiser--their mum and pansy sale! If you are a returning supporter, you know we have fabulous quality plants at very reasonable prices, and proceeds go to buy more books to give to Carthage kids! Pansies $1.00 each or Flat of 12 for $20.00 and Garden Mums $7.00 each or 3 for $20.00  Please join them at Grace Episcopal Church, 820 Howard St, Carthage, Missouri 64836

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Family Literacy Council

This event is open to the public.


Sep 14

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7–12pm
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays, April through November.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Sep 14

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7–11pm
  • 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.


Sep 15

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 16

Four States Stroke Support Group

  • Begins at 1:30–2:30pm
  • 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.


Sep 16

Diabetes Support Group

  • Begins at 4:30–5:30pm
  • 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.


Sep 17

Goodwill Senior Day

  • Begins at 9–6:30pm
  • 55+ receive 25% off total purchase at Goodwill Industries, 132 W. George Phelps, Carthage MO 

  • Event is sponsored by Goodwill Industries of Tulsa-Carthage Store

This event is open to the public.


Sep 17

Marketing/Expo Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 4–5pm
  • 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!


Sep 17

Sleep Apnea Support Group

  • Begins at 6–7pm
  • 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.


Sep 17

Beginning Home Manners

  • Begins at 6–7pm
  • Central Pet Care Canine Academy Obedience Classes starts it's six week program. All classes are held at Canine Academy 101 S. Lyon, Carthage MO. Please contact Central Pet Care to sign up and for any questions. 417-358-1300 or www.centrapetcare.com

  • Event is sponsored by Central Pet Care

This event is open to the public.


Sep 18

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7–12pm
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays, April through November.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Sep 18

Vision Carthage Committee Meeting

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

This event is open to the public.


Sep 18

Ribbon Cutting for Carthage Water & Electric

  • Begins at 10–10:30am
  • Join us to celebrate the new bulk water supply building at Carthage Water & Electric Plant, 300 S. River, with a ribbon cutting at 10 AM on Wednesday, September 18.  A quick demonstration of the station and snacks will be available as well. Drop your card in the fishbowl for a chance to win the 3rd Quarter prize valued at $100 from Maple Leaf Tanning. Please RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Water & Electric Plant

This event is open to the public.


Sep 18

Quickbooks Desktop: Utilization, Tips, and Tricks

  • Begins at 1:30–4:30pm
  • This training will be a demonstration of Quickbooks and how to best utilize the program and its features. Contact: MO SBDC at MSSU (Missouri SBDC at Missouri Southern State University) 417-625-3128 or sbdc@mssu.edu. Cost: $79

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Sep 18

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2–3pm
  • 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.


Sep 18

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group

  • Begins at 4:30–5:30pm
  • 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.


Sep 18

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 19

Chamber Board of Directors meeting

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

This event is open to the public.


Sep 19

Stroke Support Group

  • Begins at 3–4pm
  • 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.


Sep 19

Bariatric Weight-loss Support Group

  • Begins at 5:30–6:30pm
  • 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.


Sep 19

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 21

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7–12pm
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays, April through November.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Sep 21

Puppy Kindergarten

  • Begins at 9–10am
  • Central Pet Care Canine Academy Obedience Classes starts it's six week program. All classes are held at Canine Academy 101 S. Lyon, Carthage MO. Please contact Central Pet Care to sign up and for any questions. 417-358-1300 or www.centralpetcare.com

  • Event is sponsored by Central Pet Care

This event is open to the public.


Sep 21

Dutchman Furniture Open House

  • Begins at 9–5pm
  • If you are looking for some quality Amish built furniture just in time for holidays. Go enjoy the open house hosted by Dutchman Furniture, LLC, 6474 Lawrence 2137, Stotts City, MO. They will be running specials 10 % off all orders & floor purchases with 15 % off some select floor models. As you look around enjoy a cup of coffee or tea along with a homemade cinnamon roll. 

  • Event is sponsored by Dutchman Furniture, LLC

This event is open to the public.


Sep 21

Beginning Home Manners

  • Begins at 10–11am
  • Central Pet Care Canine Academy Obedience Classes starts it's six week program. All classes are held at Canine Academy 101 S. Lyon, Carthage MO. Please contact Central Pet Care to sign up and for any questions. 417-358-1300 or www.centralpetcare.com

  • Event is sponsored by Central Pet Care

This event is open to the public.


Sep 21

Intermediate Obedience

  • Begins at 11–12pm
  • Central Pet Care Canine Academy Obedience Classes starts it's six week program. All classes are held at Canine Academy 101 S. Lyon, Carthage MO. Please contact Central Pet Care to sign up and for any questions. 417-358-1300 or www.centralpetcare.com

  • Event is sponsored by Central Pet Care

This event is open to the public.


Sep 21

Adult Advanced Obedience

  • Begins at 1–2pm
  • Central Pet Care Canine Academy Obedience Classes starts it's six week program. All classes are held at Canine Academy 101 S. Lyon, Carthage MO. Please contact Central Pet Care to sign up and for any questions. 417-358-1300 or www.centralpetcare.com

  • Event is sponsored by Central Pet Care

This event is open to the public.


Sep 21

Rib & Corn Feed

  • Begins at 5–9pm
  • Come out and visit the Carthage Train Crew Shriners on the 21st of this month for their annual, all-u-can eat babyback rib and corn feed fundraising event. Open to the public. Cost is $15 per person and kids 10 and under eat free. There will also be items for a silent auction. Support your local Shrine Club.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Shrine Train Crew

This event is open to the public.


Sep 21

Candlelight Yoga w/Chocolate & Cheese

  • Begins at 7–8pm
  • Fee $12/person, two $20. Wine sharing 8 p.m.  For info, call 417-437-2389.

  • Event is sponsored by Yoga 4U

This event is open to the public.


Sep 21

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7–11pm
  • 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.


Sep 22

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 23

Auditions for Miracle on 34th Street

  • Begins at 6:30–9pm
  • Looking for talented actors to fill 3 men roles between the ages of 30-70, 2 women between ages 25-50. 1 girl ages 7-13 and various ages for multiple extras. Miracle on 34th Street will have eight performances, December 5-8 and 12-15. Call the theatre at 417-358-4300 if you have questions about this show.

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

This event is open to the public.


Sep 24

Leads Group Two

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

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


Sep 24

Carthage City Council

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

  • Event is sponsored by City of Carthage

This event is open to the public.


Sep 24

Auditions for Miracle on 34th Street

  • Begins at 6:30–9pm
  • Looking for talented actors to fill 3 men roles between the ages of 30-70, 2 women between ages 25-50. 1 girl ages 7-13 and various ages for multiple extras. Miracle on 34th Street will have eight performances, December 5-8 and 12-15. Call the theatre at 417-358-4300 if you have questions about this show.

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

This event is open to the public.


Sep 25

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7–12pm
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays, April through November.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Sep 25

Cancer Survivor Support Group - Women’s Group

  • Begins at 10–11am
  • 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.


Sep 25

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2–3pm
  • 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.


Sep 25

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 26

Senior Lunch ‘N Laugh

  • Begins at 11:30–12:30pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Donations welcome and RSVPs appreciated. For info, call 417-358-4265.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Nazarene Church

This event is open to the public.


Sep 26

Bake Sale

  • Begins at 6–8pm
  • Bake sale outside Carthage Wal Mart. All proceeds benefit our kids church ministry.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Family Worship Center

This event is open to the public.


Sep 26

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 27

Goodwill Customer Appreciation Day

  • Begins at 9–6:30pm
  • Event is sponsored by Goodwill Industries of Tulsa-Carthage Store

This event is open to the public.


Sep 28

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7–12pm
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays, April through November.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Sep 28

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7–11pm
  • 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.


Sep 29

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3–9pm
  • 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.


Sep 30

Maple Leaf Parade & Pageant DEADLINE

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Download your parade and pageant applications at www.CarthageMapleLeaf.com or pick up an application at the Chamber offices.  For info, call 417-358-2373.

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 1

“Over Here & Over There: Carthage & Jasper County in World War I” Exhibit

  • Begins at 12–4pm
  • Admission by donation.  Exhibit commemorating the centennial of WWI, showcasing the experiences of those who served afar and on the homefront.  For more information, call 417-237-0456.

  • Event is sponsored by Powers Museum

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 1

Banquet Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 4–5pm
  • Planning event for January 17, 2020. Please address any questions to the info@carthagechamber.com or call 417-358-2373

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


Oct 1

Autism Support Group

  • Begins at 6–8pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, 417-347-7850.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Oct 2

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7–12pm
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays, April through November.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Oct 2

“Over Here & Over There: Carthage & Jasper County in World War I” Exhibit

  • Begins at 12–4pm
  • Admission by donation.  Exhibit commemorating the centennial of WWI, showcasing the experiences of those who served afar and on the homefront.  For more information, call 417-237-0456.

  • Event is sponsored by Powers Museum

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 2

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2–3pm
  • 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.


Oct 2

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7–9pm
  • 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.


Oct 3

“Over Here & Over There: Carthage & Jasper County in World War I” Exhibit

  • Begins at 12–4pm
  • Admission by donation.  Exhibit commemorating the centennial of WWI, showcasing the experiences of those who served afar and on the homefront.  For more information, call 417-237-0456.

  • Event is sponsored by Powers Museum

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 3

Maple Leaf 2019 Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 4–5pm
  • Planning the 53rd Annual Maple Leaf Festival for October 2019.  For info, call 417-358-2373.

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 3

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7–9pm
  • 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.


Oct 4

L & P Automotive (Flex-O-Lators) Manufacturing Days

  • Begins at 9–2pm
  • Tour Leggett & Platt Automotive (Flex-O-Lators), 1460 Jackson Drive, Carthage MO in a group or as individuals to see manufacturing of Automotive parts first hand. Please no open toe shoes, flip flops or sandals are allowed on production floor. A brief video will be viewed before the tour begins to cover some guidelines before entering the plant. Please RSVP for groups larger than 7 people. Contact Bonnie or Joni to schedule your tour 417-358-4095. 

  • Event is sponsored by Leggett & Platt Inc.

This event is open to the public.


Oct 4

“Over Here & Over There: Carthage & Jasper County in World War I” Exhibit

  • Begins at 12–4pm
  • Admission by donation.  Exhibit commemorating the centennial of WWI, showcasing the experiences of those who served afar and on the homefront.  For more information, call 417-237-0456.

  • Event is sponsored by Powers Museum

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 4

“Autumn Landscapes” Encaustic Paintings by Jodie Sutton

  • Begins at 12–5pm
  • Free and open to public, donations welcome.  Opening reception Friday, October 4th 6-8 p.m.  Unique autumn landscapes painted with colored wax.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by artCentral

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 4

“To Kill a Mockingbird” Drama

  • Begins at 6–8pm
  • Adults $27, seniors $24. Stage play based on the classic Harper Lee novel, rated PG-13. For info, call 417-358-9665.

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

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 5

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7–12pm
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays, April through November.  For info, call 417-358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Oct 5

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast

  • Begins at 9–11am
  • Public welcome.  $7 per person.  For info, call 417-317-0609.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Shrine Train Crew

This event is open to the public.


Oct 5

Yoga 4 Kids w/Stacey Stiles (ages 3-10)

  • Begins at 11–12pm
  • Fee: $5/child, parents free w/child.  For info, call 417-437-2389.

  • Event is sponsored by Yoga 4U

This event is open to the public.


Oct 5

“Over Here & Over There: Carthage & Jasper County in World War I” Exhibit

  • Begins at 12–4pm
  • Admission by donation.  Exhibit commemorating the centennial of WWI, showcasing the experiences of those who served afar and on the homefront.  For more information, call 417-237-0456.

  • Event is sponsored by Powers Museum

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 5

“Autumn Landscapes” Encaustic Paintings by Jodie Sutton

  • Begins at 12–5pm
  • Free and open to public, donations welcome.  Opening reception Friday, October 4th 6-8 p.m.  Unique autumn landscapes painted with colored wax.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by artCentral

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 5

Painting Classes for All Ages

  • Begins at 12:30–3pm
  • Cost $30, includes materials.  For info, call 358-2707.

  • Event is sponsored by Cherry’s Custom Framing & Art Gallery

This event is open to the public.


Oct 5

5th Annual Lobster Boil

  • Begins at 4:30–8pm
  • Tickets $65 per person, deadline to purchase: September 29. Kick off the Maple Leaf Festival with a lively evening featuring Maine lobster, Alaskan crab legs, and Gulf shrimp (steak available for those who don't eat seafood); live music and cash bar.  Come for the food and the fun, and support preservation efforts in historic Carthage.  For more information call 417-529-7742.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Historic Preservation - Historic Phelps House

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 5

“To Kill a Mockingbird” Drama

  • Begins at 6–8pm
  • Adults $27, seniors $24. Stage play based on the classic Harper Lee novel, rated PG-13. For info, call 417-358-9665.

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

This Event is open to the public.


Oct 5

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7–11pm
  • 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.