Friday, June 7

TOPS No. 584 will meet for weigh-in from 7 to 7:45 a.m. with a meeting following from 8 to 9 a.m. at Family Worship Center, 926 S. Commercial Ave.

The Smithville Senior Citizens will meet at 9 a.m. at the Smithville Senior Center, 113 W. Main St., for exercise (9:15), cards, pool, lunch, bingo and fellowship. The senior center is open to anyone who is age 60 or older or disabled. The event is also on Monday and Wednesday.

Today is the final day of classes for Smithville schools. Classes dismiss at noon.

Music bingo and surf n’ turf night starts at 5 p.m. in Smithville American Legion Post No. 58, located at 2607 Missouri Highway 92.

The Smithville branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 120 Richardson St., will host STEAM-Powered, a program involving science, technology, engineering, art and math-centered activities. Programming is designed for those ages 8 through 14. To register, call 532-0116.

Saturday, June 8

Think-Tank, a strategic planning event will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Smithville High School, 645 S. Commercial Ave. Refreshments will be provided. The goal is to take ideas from diverse community members and stakeholders of all experiences and develop a strategic plan for the city.

Farmers and Makers Market will be from 9 a.m. to noon in the Heritage Downtown Business District, located around Courtyard Park off Main Street. For details, email The market also runs from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday with the Smithville American Legion Band playing at 7 p.m.

Storytime for families is at 10:30 a.m. at the Smithville branch of Mid-Continent Public Library.

Sunday, June 9

Bingo starts at 1 p.m. in the Smithville American Legion. Doors open at 11 a.m.

Knights of Columbus will host a pancake breakfast from 8:30 a.m. to noon at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 18601 N. U.S. Highway 169. The suggested donation is $5 for adults and $3 for children under age 10.

Monday, June 10

Summer school for the Smithville School District starts today.

Storytime for families is at 10:30 a.m. at the Smithville branch of Mid-Continent Public Library.

TOPS No. 1249 will meet from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Grace Community Church, 1520 Missouri Highway DD. For details, call 550-8887.

Tuesday, June 11

Stable T. Farms Petting Zoo welcomes families from 9 to 11 a.m. to the Smithville library for time visiting with farmyard friends. Storytime for toddlers is at 9:30 a.m. followed by storytime for preschoolers at 10:30 a.m.

Bridge Street Ministries will open its food and clothing pantry from 10 a.m. to noon at First Baptist Church, 300 S. Bridge St. For more information, call 532-0164. A second pantry at First Christian Church is available between 8:30 and 11:30 a.m. at 201 N. Bridge St. To learn about the Christian Church pantry, call 532-0773.

Smithville Successful Direct Sales group meets at 11:15 a.m. each Tuesday at Chop’s BBQ & Catering, 109 E. Main St. For more details, search Smithville Successful Direct Sales on Facebook.

The Smithville Lions Club will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Nellie’s Sweet Shoppe, 115 E. Main St. For details, call 873-3663.

Smithville Historical Society will have its monthly meeting beginning at 7 p.m. at the Smithville American Legion.

Wednesday, June 12

Yoga on the Square is at 9:30 a.m. in Courtyard Park. Yoga is open to all ages. Instructor Kim Derry asks participants to bring their yoga mat and nonalcoholic beverages. Yoga in the Park is part of Smithville Community in Action’s resiliency campaign. For more information, contact CIA member Kelly Boley at

Paradise Pointe Ladies Golf Association invites any ladies interested in joining the Wednesday morning league to meet at 10 a.m. at Paradise Pointe Golf Complex, 18212 Golf Course Road. The women play 18 holes.

Smithville Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Smithville United Methodist, 505 N. U.S. Highway 169.

“Broadway Our Way!” will be from 2:30 to 3:20 p.m. at Smithville library. From “Camelot” to “Frozen,” Kansas City jazz singer Millie Edwards and her band will perform a variety of Broadway music. To register, call 532-0116.

Smithville Bike Nights are at 6 p.m. in Courtyard Park. Motorcycles and bicycles are encouraged to park downtown. For details, call 728-0315.

Thursday, June 13

Storytime for babies is at 9:30 a.m. A class teaching guests how to manage photos on smartphones will be from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Smithville branch of Mid-Continent library. To register for the last event, call 532-0116.

The Smithville Rotary Club will meet at noon at St. Luke’s North Hospital-Smithville, 601 S. U.S. Highway 169.

A Smithville family bike night is at 6:30 p.m. in the parking lot at the corner of Litton Way and Missouri Highway F. This free event welcomes families. A trail map is on the Let’s Ride Bicycles Facebook page.

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