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Week of March 26

MONDAY, MARCH 26

  • Beginning at 5:15 p.m. with weigh-in, Weight Watchers will meet at the Ray County Health Department, 820 E. Lexington St., Richmond.
  • From 6:30-7:30 p.m., T.O.P.S. meets every Monday at United Christian Presbyterian Church at 501 N. Spartan.

TUESDAY, MARCH 27

  • At 7 p.m., the Fourth Tuesday Grief Support Group will meet at the United Christian Presbyterian Church, 501 N. Spartan Dr. in Richmond. Anyone dealing with issues of loss and grief is welcome to attend. For more information, call 816-470-5002, or 816-776-2659.

THURSDAY, MARCH 29

  • From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ray County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will host Grandma Ding’s Fudge and the Dipstick Lady in the hospital lobby as a fundraiser.  Items for sale will be homemade fudge and candy.
  • At 9 a.m., Connect with your well deserved VA Benefits.  Hearing problems? Agent orange? Meetings will be held every Thursday at the Veterans Building on Clark Street.  Contact Jim RIppy for more information 816-739-9899.
  • At 6:30 p.m., The Ray County Caucus will be held at the Thomas Eagleton Center, 1015 West Royle St., Richmond.  The doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Anyone wishing to participate must be inside by 7:30 p.m. at which time the doors will close. The process will elect five delgates and five alternates. Participants must be a registered voter in Ray County.  Anyone elected as a delegate must be able to attend the Congressional Caucus at the American Legion Hall in Warsaw on April 29, and will be required to join the Missouri Democratic Party. Annual dues are $35 for ages 36-65, $25 for ages 18-35 and 65 and older.  Local contact: Bob Cecil 816-630-2898 or 816-868-4123.
  • At 6:30 p.m., Ray County Republican Committee invite the public to Lincoln Days 2012 at Ray County Veterans Memorial Building, 312 Clark St., Richmond. Guest candidate speakers include Sarah Steelman, Sen. Brad Lager, Sen. Bill Stouffer, David Pierce, Bill Randles, J.D. McGaugh and Gary Wilhite. Ray County Clerk Glenda Powell and Rep. Bob Nance will also be on hand. Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 at the door. Tables: Silver $100 (2), Gold $250 (4), Platinum $500 (8). For reservations, contact Chairman Steve Mynatt 816-200-8488 or Treasurer Lin Templeton 816-210-7893.

FRIDAY, MARCH 30

  • Beginning at 8 a.m., Stet High School will host a 3-on-3 Basketball tournament.  Registration is from 8 to 8:45 a.m., with games beginning at 9 a.m.  Players who pre-register by March 20 will receive a free tournament T-shirt when they check in on game day. For pricing and pre-registration, please contact Drew Nier at n...@stetk12.org or Kendra Ramsey at ram...@stetk12.org, or call the school at 660-484-3122.
  • From 5 to 6:30 p.m., the Knights of Columbus Fish Fry will be held at the Veterans Building.

SATURDAY, MARCH 31

  • From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ray County Hospital Relay for Life Team will host a chicken and noodle and chili dinner at the Assembly of God Church, 303 S. College, Richmond. Cost is $5 for all you can eat dine-in only, $2.50 for ages 2-6. Delivery is available in town; call 816-519-7886 or 816-686-4977.
  • From 6 to 10 p.m., Richmond music jam at the Eagleton Center, 1015 W. Royle in Richmond. Bring your instruments, microphones and amplifiers or just come and listen. Donations go toward the Eagleton Center. For more information, call Florence Williams at 816-776-2998.

SUNDAY, APRIL 1

  • At 10 a.m., The Richmond United Methodist Church, located at 212 West Main Street in Richmond, will hold their Palm Sunday/Passion Sunday Service during the regular worship service. The service will begin with the “procession of palms” and the Little Lambs bell choir will perform. Everyone is invited to attend. For more information call 816-776-2122.

MONDAY, APRIL 2

  • At noon, Holy Week lunches will be served at the Richmond United Methodist Church. at the corner of Main and Camden St. The speaker will be Eddie Birdsong, and offerings for the Alliance will be received each day.
  • Beginning at 5:15 p.m. with weigh-in, Weight Watchers will meet at the Ray County Health Department, 820 E. Lexington St., Richmond.
  • From 6:30-7:30 p.m., T.O.P.S. meets every Monday at United Christian Presbyterian Church at 501 N. Spartan.
  • At 7 p.m., “Living With Cancer” – for survivors of cancer or people with cancer.  Free, no cost. Lead by Licensed Clinical Social Worker Harley Hawkins, with guest speakers. 720 Highway 24 in Wellington,  at the Community Christian Center.  www.cccforyou.org.  (816)-277-9840.

TUESDAY, APRIL 3

  • At noon, Holy Week lunch will be served at the Richmond United Methodist Church. at the corner of Main and Camden St. The speaker will be Brian Guy, and offerings for the Alliance will be received each day.
  • At 7 p.m., the Ray County Community Arts group will hold its monthly board meeting at the Eagleton Center in Richmond.  The meeting is open to the public. Anyone interested in contributing  ideas for events to bring to the community or to be involved in the RCCA is welcome to join at any time. For more information, call 816-470-6710 or 816-803-4439.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4

  • At noon, Holy Week lunch will be served at the Richmond United Methodist Church. at the corner of Main and Camden St. The speaker will be Tim Zielinski, and offerings for the Alliance will be received each day.
  • From 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Tri-County Mental Health Services Family Support Group will meet in the day program area of Tri-County’s offices at the Northland Human Services Center, 3100 NE 83rd St., Kansas City North. Discussion includes ideas for supporting a friend, family member or loved one with mental illness, along with sharing and support from others with similar experiences. Refreshments will be served. For more information call 816-468-0400.
  • At 7 p.m., The Living Lord’s Supper will be portraid at the Farris Theatre, 301 W. Main, Richmond.  Admission is free and this event is open to the public.  A love offering will be taken.  This event is sponsored by First Baptist Church of Henrietta.

THURSDAY, APRIL 5

  • At 9 a.m., Connect with your well deserved VA Benefits.  Hearing problems? Agent oranged? Meetings will be held every Thursday at the Veterans Building on Clark St.  Contact Jim Rippy for more information 816-739-9899.
  • At noon, Holy Week lunch will be served at the Richmond United Methodist Church. at the corner of Main and Camden St. The speaker will be Don Smith, and offerings for the Alliance will be received each day.
  • At 7 p.m., The Living Lord’s Supper will be portraid at the Farris Theatre, 301 W. Main, Richmond.  Admission is free and this event is open to the public.  A love offering will be taken.  This event is sponsored by First Baptist Church of Henrietta.
  • At 7 p.m., The United Christian Presbyterian Church and the United Methodist Church invite you to attend their annual Maundy Thursday service at UCP Church. This service will feature an anthem by the combined choirs, the sacrament of Holy Communion and the message will be by Pastor Smith of the Richmond United Methodist Church. All are welcome.

FRIDAY, APRIL 6

  • At 7 p.m., Faith Lutheran Church, at 805 E. Lexington St., invites you to joing them for a Tenebrae Service led by Jeremiah Johnson.
  • At 7 p.m., the Orrick Jam at the Orrick Community Center.  Country, gospel and bluegrass music.  For more information, call Rick 816-630-4773.

SATURDAY, APRIL 7

  • Beginning at 9 a.m., The City of Richmond will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt at Maurice Roberts Park, 819 E. Main St.  Grades 2-4 will hunt at 9 a.m., grades K-1 will hunt at 10 a.m., and preschool will hunt at 11 a.m.  Bring your own basket.  If bad weather please call the inlement weather hotline: 776-2004 ext. 3, the hunt will be moved to Richmond City Gym, 205 Summit St.

SUNDAY, APRIL 8

  • From 6 – 9 a.m., The Richmond Shrine Club will host an Easter breakfast at 400 Wollard Blvd., serving biscuits & gravy, sausage, coffee, juice for $5 a person.
  • At 10 a.m., The Richmond United Methodist Church located at 212 West Main Street in Richmond will hold their Celebration of the Resurrection Communion Service during the regular worship service. The United Methodist Church has an open communion table, and all are welcome to receive. For more information call 816-776-2122.

MONDAY, APRIL 9

  • Beginning at 5:15 p.m. with weigh-in, Weight Watchers will meet at the Ray County Health Department, 820 E. Lexington St., Richmond.
  • From 6:30-7:30 p.m., T.O.P.S. meets every Monday at United Christian Presbyterian Church at 501 N. Spartan.
  • From 6 to 7:30 p.m., the Alzheimers Support Group will meet in the Common Room at the Ray County Library. For more information, call Robin Watkins at 816-776-5403.

SATURDAY, APRIL 14

  • From 9 a.m. to noon, join the 3rd Annual ShredFest at the Community Bank of Missouri. Bring any unwanted or confidential documents to be securely shredded before your eyes. Also collecting unwanted media such as PC’s, ompact disks, radios and small appliances for recycling. Please call (816) 776-6669 for any questions. This event is free to the public.
  • The Lake City 25-Year Club will hold its annual dinner meeting at the Blue Springs Elks Lodge, 100 Brizendine Road, Blue Springs, Mo. If you or anyone you know would like to attend, please contact Kathy Philpott, 816-356-7973.

Meeting times for Richmond AA and Al-Anon are:  Mondays noon and 8 p.m., Tuesdays noon and 8 p.m., Wednesdays at noon, Thursdays at noon, Fridays noon and 8 p.m. (open meetings), Saturdays noon and 8 p.m. and Sundays at 10 a.m. Open meetings include the first and third Fridays and a 6 p.m. Sunday Big Book Study. Al-Anon meets at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays. Both groups meet at 304 W. Franklin, Richmond.

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