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Maryville UMC adds Saturday night worship

Beginning September 10, and continuing at 7 pm each Saturday throughout the fall, First United Methodist Church, Maryville, is offering a worship service in its new gathering space. The space was designed to facilitate interactive worship experiences for people who can’t attend church on Sundays, it is led by Paul Derks, a junior at Northwest.

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Businesses, organizations can sign up for Downtown Trick or Treat

Businesses, churches, organizations and others can sign up, now through September 20, to hand out candy or other treats at the 21st Annual Downtown Trick or Treat in Maryville. The event is from 5 to 7 pm, Thursday, October 27. The cost is $5 and may be dropped by the Nodaway News Leader, 116 East

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Boy Scouts hold recruitment meeting

Boy Scout Troops 74 and 75 are having an open meeting for boys ages 11-18 or who have completed the fifth grade. The meeting is at 7 pm, Tuesday, August 30 at the First United Methodist Church, 102 North Main Street, Maryville. For more information, contact Nick at 816.390.3965.

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Barnard museum is open

The Barnard Depot Museum, Highway M, Barnard, will be open from 1 to 4 pm, Sunday, August 28. The museum is open the last Sunday of each month, May through September. To view the museum at other times or for more information, contact Janet Hawley at 660.652.3587.

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Ravenwood breakfast to be held

The Ravenwood Community Betterment breakfast will be from 8 am to noon on Sunday, August 28 at the Ravenwood Community Building, West Hawk Street. Cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children. The breakfast includes: sausage patties, bacon, hashbrowns, biscuits and gravy, eggs cooked to order, pancakes, coffee and juice. Proceeds go toward community

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Elks sponsor poker run

The Maryville Elks Lodge, 115 North Main Street, will hold an all-vehicle poker run on Saturday, August 27. The 198-mile ride begins at 9 am, with stops at Elks lodges in Creston, Red Oak and Shenandoah, IA. There will be a stop in Tarkio and the ride ends in Maryville. Cost is $20 per hand.

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BBBS hosts 5K Glow Run

Big Brothers Big Sisters will host its annual Glow for Kids Sake 5K walk/run at 8 pm, Saturday, August 27. The starting point is SSM Health – St. Francis Hospital, Maryville. Additional parking is at the JC Penney parking lot. For more information, call 660.562.7981 or lynette@bbbsnodaway.org.

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Barnard Picnic announces schedule

The Barnard Picnic begins at 5 pm, August 20 with a baby show. The Lil’ Mr. and Miss Barnard contest is at 5:30 pm, with a $7 dinner following at 6 pm. Entertainment will be provided by Knobtown Skiffle Band. All events are at the fairgrounds.

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Legion Post 256 to host steak dinner

The Maitland-Graham Legion Post 256 is hosting a steak dinner beginning at 4:30 pm, Saturday, August 20 at the Legion Building, Maitland. The cost is $12. A child’s plate with a hot dog and chips is $3.

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