Northwest Missouri State University’s Department of Language, Literature and Writing will host fiction author Jennifer Latham to continue its 2018-19 Visiting Writers Series. The event, which is free and open to the public, begins at 7 pm on Wednesday, February 20 in the JW Jones Student Union Living Room. Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corporation, GreenTower Press
The Maryville Public Library, 509 North Main Street, Maryville, will hold the following activities: • Book Nibblers, 9:45 to 10:15 am, Thursday, February 21. For infants to age three, must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. • Preschool Storytime, “All about Birds,” for infants to age six, 5:30 to 6:30 pm, Tuesday, February 19.
The Masonic Lodge Nodaway 470 will work in the third degree at 7:30 pm, Monday, February 18 at the lodge in Maryville.
The Pickering Christian Church is conducting an outreach mission. Free bread and sweets may be picked up from 2 to 4 pm, Monday, February 18 at the east basement door.
The Maitland-Graham American Legion Post 256 will hold a free will donation breakfast from 10 am to 1 pm, Sunday, February 17 at the legion post in Maitland. The menu features sausage, biscuits and gravy, pancakes, eggs, coffee and orange juice. Proceeds will go for building maintenance.
The Nodaway County Cattlemen’s Association will host the 6th Annual Cattlemen’s Round-Up with the social beginning at 5:30 pm and meal at 6:30 pm on Saturday, February 16. The new location for the event is the Maryville Community Center, 1407 North Country Club Road, Maryville. The 2019 scholarship presentation and auction will follow.
The American Legion Post 256 in Maitland is looking for new members who are veterans. Meetings are the first Sunday of every month at 6 pm at the Maitland AL building. For more information, contact Richard Warner, 816.390.7791 or Sandy Wright, 660.928.3444.
The Maryville Public Library, 509 North Main Street, Maryville, will hold the following activities: • Book Nibblers, 9:45 to 10:15 am, Thursday, February 14. For infants to age three, must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. • Lego Club, 6 pm, Thursday, February 14. For students in grades kindergarten to six; advance registration is
Freedom of Road Riders, Local 26, will meet at 6 pm, Tuesday, February 12 at Pizza Ranch, Maryville. All interested motorcyclists are invited to attend the meeting.
The Northwest Missouri Beebusters’ monthly meeting is from 7 to 9 pm, Monday, February 11 at the Nodaway County Administration Building. Anyone who is interested in bees is welcome to attend. For more information, visit the Facebook page, Northwest Missouri Beebusters.