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June 2016

Jun 26

Summer Reading Program

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

    Wed., June 1st, 10-11:30 am: Summer Reading Kick-Off!  Louie-the Springfield Cardinals' mascot will be at the Carthage Public Library!
    Thurs., June 2nd, 10 am and again at 2 pm: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Mon., June 6, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., June 8, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--Thurs., June 9, 10 am
    Wed., June 8, 2 pm: EXTREME POWER at Memorial Hall
    Thurs., June 9, 2 pm: Movie Day!  'The Game Plan' with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson
    Sat., June 11, 1 pm: Adult Movie: 'When the Game Stands Tall'
    Mon., June 13, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Tues., June 14, 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Anime Night
    Wed., June 15, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., Jun 16, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., June 16, 2-3 pm: Game Day (Video games, board games and puzzles)
    Mon., June 20, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Mon., June 20, 2-4 pm: Field Day! Weather permitting, we will have outside activities for kids and teens, grades 3 - 12
    Wed., June 22, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--2 pm
    Wed., June 22, 1 pm: Adult Program: Tai Chi with Becky Browne
    Thurs., June 23, 10 am: Smile Olympics Presentation for Kids
    Thurs., June 23,  2 pm: Game Show Presentation for Teens
    Mon., June 27, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., June 29, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., June 30, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., June 30, 2 pm: Mehndi Art for Teens
    Mon., July 4: LIBRARY CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY
    Wed., July 6, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., July 7, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., July 7, 2 pm: Scavenger Hunt
    Sat., July 9, 1 pm: Adult Movie: 'The Gabby Douglas Story'
    Mon., July 11, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Tues., July 12, 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Anime Night
    Wed., July 13, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., July 14, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., July 14, 2 pm: Movie Day! 'Thunderstruck' with Kevin Durant
    Sat., July 16, 2-3 pm: Game Day (Video games, board games and puzzles)
    Mon., July 18, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., July 20, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--Thurs., July 21, 10 am
    Wed., July 20, 2 pm: ANIMAL TALES Nature's Olympians at Memorial Hall
    Mon., July 25, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., July 27, 10 am: Closing Event--Bicycle Safety Day!
    Sat., July 30: last day to turn in reading logs and tickets

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jun 26

“The Near-Sighted Knight & The Far-Sighted Dragon”

  • Begins at 12:30pm and ends at 2:30pm
  • Tickets $24.50 adults, $21 seniors/ages 13-18, $12 ages 6-12, children 5 & under free.  For info, call 417-358-9665.

  • Event is sponsored by Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, Community Theater of Southwest Missouri

This event is open to the public.


Jun 26

“Vintage to Avant Garde” Membership Exhibition

  • Begins at 1pm and ends at 5pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations welcome.  Featuring artCentral member artists.  Juried exhibition and cash awards.  2D & 3D Mixed Media Art on Exhibit and Available for Purchase.  For info, call 417-358-4404.

  • Event is sponsored by McCune-Brooks Health Care Foundation

This event is open to the public.


Jun 26

Kiddieland Open

  • Begins at 2pm and ends at 5pm
  • Memorial Day through Labor Day. For info call 358-4900.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Kiwanis Club

This event is open to the public.


Jun 26

2016 Shakespeare Festival “Romeo & Juliet”

  • Begins at 2:30pm and ends at 4:30pm
  • For info, call 417-625-9396.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jun 27

Summer Reading Program

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

    Wed., June 1st, 10-11:30 am: Summer Reading Kick-Off!  Louie-the Springfield Cardinals' mascot will be at the Carthage Public Library!
    Thurs., June 2nd, 10 am and again at 2 pm: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Mon., June 6, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., June 8, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--Thurs., June 9, 10 am
    Wed., June 8, 2 pm: EXTREME POWER at Memorial Hall
    Thurs., June 9, 2 pm: Movie Day!  'The Game Plan' with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson
    Sat., June 11, 1 pm: Adult Movie: 'When the Game Stands Tall'
    Mon., June 13, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Tues., June 14, 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Anime Night
    Wed., June 15, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., Jun 16, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., June 16, 2-3 pm: Game Day (Video games, board games and puzzles)
    Mon., June 20, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Mon., June 20, 2-4 pm: Field Day! Weather permitting, we will have outside activities for kids and teens, grades 3 - 12
    Wed., June 22, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--2 pm
    Wed., June 22, 1 pm: Adult Program: Tai Chi with Becky Browne
    Thurs., June 23, 10 am: Smile Olympics Presentation for Kids
    Thurs., June 23,  2 pm: Game Show Presentation for Teens
    Mon., June 27, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., June 29, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., June 30, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., June 30, 2 pm: Mehndi Art for Teens
    Mon., July 4: LIBRARY CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY
    Wed., July 6, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., July 7, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., July 7, 2 pm: Scavenger Hunt
    Sat., July 9, 1 pm: Adult Movie: 'The Gabby Douglas Story'
    Mon., July 11, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Tues., July 12, 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Anime Night
    Wed., July 13, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., July 14, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., July 14, 2 pm: Movie Day! 'Thunderstruck' with Kevin Durant
    Sat., July 16, 2-3 pm: Game Day (Video games, board games and puzzles)
    Mon., July 18, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., July 20, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--Thurs., July 21, 10 am
    Wed., July 20, 2 pm: ANIMAL TALES Nature's Olympians at Memorial Hall
    Mon., July 25, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., July 27, 10 am: Closing Event--Bicycle Safety Day!
    Sat., July 30: last day to turn in reading logs and tickets

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jun 27

Grief Support Group

  • Begins at 1:30pm and ends at 2:30pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Registration is appreciated.  Materials provided.  For info, call 359-AMEN (2636).

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Hospital Carthage

This event is open to the public.


Jun 27

Parkinson’s Support Group

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-556-8760.

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Joplin

This event is open to the public.


Jun 27

Child-Parent Relationship Training

  • Begins at 5:30pm and ends at 7pm
  • Free and open to the public.  10-week program offered at no charge, but advance registration is required.  For info, call 417-358-3270.

  • Event is sponsored by Alliance of Southwest MO

This event is open to the public.


Jun 28

Summer Reading Program

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

    Wed., June 1st, 10-11:30 am: Summer Reading Kick-Off!  Louie-the Springfield Cardinals' mascot will be at the Carthage Public Library!
    Thurs., June 2nd, 10 am and again at 2 pm: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Mon., June 6, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., June 8, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--Thurs., June 9, 10 am
    Wed., June 8, 2 pm: EXTREME POWER at Memorial Hall
    Thurs., June 9, 2 pm: Movie Day!  'The Game Plan' with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson
    Sat., June 11, 1 pm: Adult Movie: 'When the Game Stands Tall'
    Mon., June 13, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Tues., June 14, 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Anime Night
    Wed., June 15, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., Jun 16, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., June 16, 2-3 pm: Game Day (Video games, board games and puzzles)
    Mon., June 20, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Mon., June 20, 2-4 pm: Field Day! Weather permitting, we will have outside activities for kids and teens, grades 3 - 12
    Wed., June 22, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--2 pm
    Wed., June 22, 1 pm: Adult Program: Tai Chi with Becky Browne
    Thurs., June 23, 10 am: Smile Olympics Presentation for Kids
    Thurs., June 23,  2 pm: Game Show Presentation for Teens
    Mon., June 27, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., June 29, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., June 30, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., June 30, 2 pm: Mehndi Art for Teens
    Mon., July 4: LIBRARY CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY
    Wed., July 6, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., July 7, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., July 7, 2 pm: Scavenger Hunt
    Sat., July 9, 1 pm: Adult Movie: 'The Gabby Douglas Story'
    Mon., July 11, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Tues., July 12, 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Anime Night
    Wed., July 13, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., July 14, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., July 14, 2 pm: Movie Day! 'Thunderstruck' with Kevin Durant
    Sat., July 16, 2-3 pm: Game Day (Video games, board games and puzzles)
    Mon., July 18, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., July 20, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--Thurs., July 21, 10 am
    Wed., July 20, 2 pm: ANIMAL TALES Nature's Olympians at Memorial Hall
    Mon., July 25, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., July 27, 10 am: Closing Event--Bicycle Safety Day!
    Sat., July 30: last day to turn in reading logs and tickets

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jun 28

Leads Group Two

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 10am
  • For info, call 417-358-2373.

This event is for Chamber Members Only.
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Jun 28

Regular Exhibit Season

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations appreciated.  

    Selected 2016 events announced:
    April 1 Opening of "Fashionable Ladies of Carthage," Main Exhibit Gallery

    April 24  Sunday Opening from 1 to 4 pm with program at 2 pm by retired museum director Michele Hansford. Topic: "Early Auto Roads and Trails of Jasper County and Southwest Missouri" & gallery talk on maps to be displayed with special exhibit.

    April 28 Opening of "Early Tourism in Jasper County: Jefferson Highway and Ozark Playgrounds Association," Special Exhibit in meeting room through summer.

    April 28 - Special evening opening for convention. General public is welcome to stop by, too, 6 pm to 8 pm.

    April 29-30  Powers Museum hosts the annual convention of the Jefferson Highway Association taking place in Carthage.  

    For info, call 417-237-0456.

  • Event is sponsored by Powers Museum

This event is open to the public.


Jun 28

Microsoft Excel - Level 1 (2 days)

  • Begins at 1:30pm and ends at 4:30pm
  • Cost $124.  For info, call 417-625-3128.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jun 28

Diabetes Support Group

  • Begins at 4pm and ends at 5pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-359-1350.

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Hospital Carthage

This event is open to the public.


Jun 28

Carthage City Council

  • Begins at 7:30pm and ends at 8pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7000.

  • Event is sponsored by City of Carthage

This event is open to the public.


Jun 29

Summer Reading Program

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

    Wed., June 1st, 10-11:30 am: Summer Reading Kick-Off!  Louie-the Springfield Cardinals' mascot will be at the Carthage Public Library!
    Thurs., June 2nd, 10 am and again at 2 pm: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Mon., June 6, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., June 8, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--Thurs., June 9, 10 am
    Wed., June 8, 2 pm: EXTREME POWER at Memorial Hall
    Thurs., June 9, 2 pm: Movie Day!  'The Game Plan' with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson
    Sat., June 11, 1 pm: Adult Movie: 'When the Game Stands Tall'
    Mon., June 13, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Tues., June 14, 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Anime Night
    Wed., June 15, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., Jun 16, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., June 16, 2-3 pm: Game Day (Video games, board games and puzzles)
    Mon., June 20, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Mon., June 20, 2-4 pm: Field Day! Weather permitting, we will have outside activities for kids and teens, grades 3 - 12
    Wed., June 22, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--2 pm
    Wed., June 22, 1 pm: Adult Program: Tai Chi with Becky Browne
    Thurs., June 23, 10 am: Smile Olympics Presentation for Kids
    Thurs., June 23,  2 pm: Game Show Presentation for Teens
    Mon., June 27, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., June 29, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., June 30, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., June 30, 2 pm: Mehndi Art for Teens
    Mon., July 4: LIBRARY CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY
    Wed., July 6, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., July 7, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., July 7, 2 pm: Scavenger Hunt
    Sat., July 9, 1 pm: Adult Movie: 'The Gabby Douglas Story'
    Mon., July 11, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Tues., July 12, 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Anime Night
    Wed., July 13, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., July 14, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., July 14, 2 pm: Movie Day! 'Thunderstruck' with Kevin Durant
    Sat., July 16, 2-3 pm: Game Day (Video games, board games and puzzles)
    Mon., July 18, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., July 20, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--Thurs., July 21, 10 am
    Wed., July 20, 2 pm: ANIMAL TALES Nature's Olympians at Memorial Hall
    Mon., July 25, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., July 27, 10 am: Closing Event--Bicycle Safety Day!
    Sat., July 30: last day to turn in reading logs and tickets

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jun 29

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7:30am and ends at 4:30am
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays April through October.  For info, call 358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Jun 29

Regular Exhibit Season

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations appreciated.  

    Selected 2016 events announced:
    April 1 Opening of "Fashionable Ladies of Carthage," Main Exhibit Gallery

    April 24  Sunday Opening from 1 to 4 pm with program at 2 pm by retired museum director Michele Hansford. Topic: "Early Auto Roads and Trails of Jasper County and Southwest Missouri" & gallery talk on maps to be displayed with special exhibit.

    April 28 Opening of "Early Tourism in Jasper County: Jefferson Highway and Ozark Playgrounds Association," Special Exhibit in meeting room through summer.

    April 28 - Special evening opening for convention. General public is welcome to stop by, too, 6 pm to 8 pm.

    April 29-30  Powers Museum hosts the annual convention of the Jefferson Highway Association taking place in Carthage.  

    For info, call 417-237-0456.

  • Event is sponsored by Powers Museum

This event is open to the public.


Jun 30

Summer Reading Program

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

    Wed., June 1st, 10-11:30 am: Summer Reading Kick-Off!  Louie-the Springfield Cardinals' mascot will be at the Carthage Public Library!
    Thurs., June 2nd, 10 am and again at 2 pm: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Mon., June 6, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., June 8, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--Thurs., June 9, 10 am
    Wed., June 8, 2 pm: EXTREME POWER at Memorial Hall
    Thurs., June 9, 2 pm: Movie Day!  'The Game Plan' with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson
    Sat., June 11, 1 pm: Adult Movie: 'When the Game Stands Tall'
    Mon., June 13, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Tues., June 14, 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Anime Night
    Wed., June 15, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., Jun 16, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., June 16, 2-3 pm: Game Day (Video games, board games and puzzles)
    Mon., June 20, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Mon., June 20, 2-4 pm: Field Day! Weather permitting, we will have outside activities for kids and teens, grades 3 - 12
    Wed., June 22, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--2 pm
    Wed., June 22, 1 pm: Adult Program: Tai Chi with Becky Browne
    Thurs., June 23, 10 am: Smile Olympics Presentation for Kids
    Thurs., June 23,  2 pm: Game Show Presentation for Teens
    Mon., June 27, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., June 29, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., June 30, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., June 30, 2 pm: Mehndi Art for Teens
    Mon., July 4: LIBRARY CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY
    Wed., July 6, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., July 7, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., July 7, 2 pm: Scavenger Hunt
    Sat., July 9, 1 pm: Adult Movie: 'The Gabby Douglas Story'
    Mon., July 11, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Tues., July 12, 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Teens and Tweens Anime Night
    Wed., July 13, 10 am, 2 pm, or Thurs., July 14, 10 am: Children's Storytime (same program each time)
    Thurs., July 14, 2 pm: Movie Day! 'Thunderstruck' with Kevin Durant
    Sat., July 16, 2-3 pm: Game Day (Video games, board games and puzzles)
    Mon., July 18, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., July 20, 10 am: Children's Storytime--same program again--Thurs., July 21, 10 am
    Wed., July 20, 2 pm: ANIMAL TALES Nature's Olympians at Memorial Hall
    Mon., July 25, 10 am: Hora de cuentos--bilingual storytime
    Wed., July 27, 10 am: Closing Event--Bicycle Safety Day!
    Sat., July 30: last day to turn in reading logs and tickets

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jun 30

Do You Have What It Takes to Negotiate a Government Contract?

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 3pm
  • Fee $75.  Presented by University of Missouri Extension and Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers.  For info, call 573-882-8058.

This event is open to the public.


Jun 30

Regular Exhibit Season

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations appreciated.  

    Selected 2016 events announced:
    April 1 Opening of "Fashionable Ladies of Carthage," Main Exhibit Gallery

    April 24  Sunday Opening from 1 to 4 pm with program at 2 pm by retired museum director Michele Hansford. Topic: "Early Auto Roads and Trails of Jasper County and Southwest Missouri" & gallery talk on maps to be displayed with special exhibit.

    April 28 Opening of "Early Tourism in Jasper County: Jefferson Highway and Ozark Playgrounds Association," Special Exhibit in meeting room through summer.

    April 28 - Special evening opening for convention. General public is welcome to stop by, too, 6 pm to 8 pm.

    April 29-30  Powers Museum hosts the annual convention of the Jefferson Highway Association taking place in Carthage.  

    For info, call 417-237-0456.

  • Event is sponsored by Powers Museum

This event is open to the public.


Jun 30

Microsoft Excel - Level 1 (2 days)

  • Begins at 1:30pm and ends at 4:30pm
  • Cost $124.  For info, call 417-625-3128.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jun 30

Fiber Nights

  • Begins at 6pm and ends at 8pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-388-1436.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Antiquarium

This event is open to the public.


Jul 1

Regular Exhibit Season

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations appreciated.  

    Selected 2016 events announced:
    April 1 Opening of "Fashionable Ladies of Carthage," Main Exhibit Gallery

    April 24  Sunday Opening from 1 to 4 pm with program at 2 pm by retired museum director Michele Hansford. Topic: "Early Auto Roads and Trails of Jasper County and Southwest Missouri" & gallery talk on maps to be displayed with special exhibit.

    April 28 Opening of "Early Tourism in Jasper County: Jefferson Highway and Ozark Playgrounds Association," Special Exhibit in meeting room through summer.

    April 28 - Special evening opening for convention. General public is welcome to stop by, too, 6 pm to 8 pm.

    April 29-30  Powers Museum hosts the annual convention of the Jefferson Highway Association taking place in Carthage.  

    For info, call 417-237-0456.

  • Event is sponsored by Powers Museum

This event is open to the public.


Jul 2

Carthage Farmers’ Market

  • Begins at 7:30am and ends at 4:30am
  • Wednesdays and Saturdays April through October.  For info, call 358-3579.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage True Value Hardware

This event is open to the public.


Jul 2

Regular Exhibit Season

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public, donations appreciated.  

    Selected 2016 events announced:
    April 1 Opening of "Fashionable Ladies of Carthage," Main Exhibit Gallery

    April 24  Sunday Opening from 1 to 4 pm with program at 2 pm by retired museum director Michele Hansford. Topic: "Early Auto Roads and Trails of Jasper County and Southwest Missouri" & gallery talk on maps to be displayed with special exhibit.

    April 28 Opening of "Early Tourism in Jasper County: Jefferson Highway and Ozark Playgrounds Association," Special Exhibit in meeting room through summer.

    April 28 - Special evening opening for convention. General public is welcome to stop by, too, 6 pm to 8 pm.

    April 29-30  Powers Museum hosts the annual convention of the Jefferson Highway Association taking place in Carthage.  

    For info, call 417-237-0456.

  • Event is sponsored by Powers Museum

This event is open to the public.


Jul 2

Painting Classes for All Ages

  • Begins at 12pm and ends at 3pm
  • Cost $30, includes materials.  For info, call 358-2707.

  • Event is sponsored by Cherry’s Custom Framing & Art Gallery

This event is open to the public.


Jul 2

Kiddieland Open

  • Begins at 2pm and ends at 5pm
  • Memorial Day through Labor Day. For info call 358-4900.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Kiwanis Club

This event is open to the public.


Jul 2

Show-De-O

  • Begins at 5pm and ends at 9pm
  • Sign up begin at 5.  Starts at 6.  Free admission.  To participate: children 0-13 $1 per event, ages 14-super senior $2 per event.  For info, call 417-388-2395.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Saddle Club

This event is open to the public.