Maryville Middle School fifth and sixth graders will have lemonade stands and bake sales throughout Maryville on Saturday, May 5 during the city wide garage sales. The service project funds will be donate to UNICEF to provide clean water for Syrian refugees.
The Parnell American Legion Post 528 will hold a fundraiser pancake breakfast from 8 am to noon, Sunday, May 6 at the Legion Hall. Free will donation.
The West Nodaway FFA will hold a breakfast from 8 am to noon, Sunday, May 6 at the Burlington Jct. American Legion. The free will donation breakfast will feature pancakes, biscuits and gravy, potatoes, bacon and scrambled eggs.
The New Nodaway Humane Society Animal Shelter Egg Bone Hunt for dogs will be Sunday, May 6 at Sunrise Park, 817 South Alvin Street, Maryville. Registration begins at 1:30 pm, egg hunt starts at 2 pm. Entry fee is $5 or four cans of dog food. Nodaway Veterinary Clinic will be available to answer questions.
Maryville High School Baccalaureate will be at 4 pm, Sunday, May 6 at the First Baptist Church, 121 East Jenkins, Maryville. The speakers are Emily Scott, Pastor Jonathan Mitchell and Pastor Paul McKim. Topics are “Be Strong,” “Be Courageous” and “Be Not Afraid” based on Joshua 1:2,9.
Hopkins Community Betterment will hold it’s monthly meet at 6:30 pm, Monday, May 7 at the Hopkins Baptist Church basement. All interested individuals are invited to attend.
The local Masons will gather at 7:30 pm, Monday, May 7 for regular communications at the Masonic Lodge on North Main, Maryville.
The Maryville Public Library, 509 North Main Street, Maryville, will hold Baby/Toddler Time, 9:45 to 10:15 am, Thursday, May 10, for infants to age three. Child must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. To register or for more information, call the library at 660.582.5281.
Memory Cafe will be held from 10 to 11 am, Thursday, May 10 at the First United Methodist Church, 102 North Main Street, Maryville. The cafe is a social outing for people with memory loss and their care partners. Reservations are welcome, but not required. To register or for more information, call SSM Health at
The Clearmont Alumni reunion will begin at 12:30 pm, Saturday, May 26 at the Little Red School House, Clearmont. All former students and teachers are welcome. A catered dinner will be served. Cost is $9.75 per person. Reservations are requested by Friday, May 19 and may be sent to Marcia Skeed Beattie, 34365 State Highway