Friday, Nov. 15

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. For more information, call 589-4445 or 532-0962.

Smithville Senior Center opens at 9 a.m. at 113 W. Main St. The senior center is open to anyone who is age 60 or older or disabled. The center is also open on Monday and Wednesdays.

Every Friday is 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.

Mom and Dad Fridays occur every third Friday of the month with children being dropped off from 6 to 10 p.m. at Shoot for the Stars, 103 James Street in Smithville. Cost is $20 per child and $15 for each additional child in the same family. M.A.D. will include a pizza dinner and juice, games, activities and some free time. This program is for ages 4 and older, those that are not already enrolled in classes are requested to fill out child information before participation by visiting

Saturday, Nov. 16

Sons of the American Legion Squadron 58 will host an all-you-can-eat buffet breakfast at 7 a.m. at the Legion post. Meals are $7 for adults and $4 for children under age 4. The meal is open to the public.

Smithville’s Winter Warrior Closet will be open from 10 a.m. to noon in the trailers behind Maple Elementary School, 600 Maple Ave.

Storytime for families is at 10:30 a.m. at the Smithville branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 120 Richardson St. Zoo to you begins at 10:30 in the community room while Kansas City Zoo staff provide touchable artifacts and a few animals. To register, search branch offerings at

Smithville Historical Society’s museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. in the historic Patterson House, located 210 N. Bridge St. For more information, call Carol Dawkins at 303-902-8146.

Valor Ranch will host a fundraiser dinner and dance beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Smithville American Legion. A $10 donation for Valor Ranch is requested. Performing will be Jack Klein and the Missouri Rebels Band.

Sunday, Nov. 17

Bingo is offered every Sunday starting at 1 p.m. at the Smithville American Legion. Doors open at 11 a.m.

Monday, Nov. 18

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

Smithville Historical Society meets at 6 p.m. in the American Legion Post No. 58.

Tuesday, Nov. 19

A food pantry is available at First Christian Church between 8:30 and 11:30 a.m. at 201 N. Bridge St. To learn about the Christian Church pantry, call 532-0773. A second pantry at 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.

Storytime for toddlers is at 9:30 a.m. followed by storytime for preschoolers at 10:30 a.m. at the Smithville branch of Mid-Continent library.

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.

Kiwanis Club of Smithville will meet at noon at the American Legion Hall. For more information, call Dennis Brewer at 679-6783 or Starla Janes at 289-6240.

Smithville’s Board of Aldermen meets at 5:30 p.m. at Smithville City Hall, 107 W. Main St. for a work session. Following will be a regular session beginning at 7 p.m.

The American Legion Post No. 58 and Legion Ladies Auxiliary Unit No. 58 will meet at 7 p.m. at American Legion Hall. For more information, call 532-8115.

Wednesday, Nov. 20

Weight Watchers at Work begins at 4 p.m. in the Smithville School District Central Office, 655 S. Commercial Ave. All are welcome, the class is located in the main conference room.

Smithville Masonic Lodge No. 438 will meet at 7 p.m. at the Masonic Hall, 119 N. Bridge St., Smithville. The Smithville School District Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. at the district office, 645 S. Commercial Ave.

Thursday, Nov. 21

Storytime for babies is at 9:30 a.m. at the Smithville branch of Mid-Continent library. Social Media and You follows at 6:30 p.m. to understand social media sites including Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest. To register search branch offerings at

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

The Town and Country Quilters will meet at 6:30 p.m. at First Christian Church, 201 Bridge St.

The sons of the American Legion Squadron No. 58 will meet at 7 p.m. at the American Legion hall. For more information, call 532-8115.

Smithville High School will present “The Addams Family” beginning at 7 p.m. in the Performing Arts Theater, 645 S. Commercial Ave. Visit to purchase tickets.

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