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January 2017

Jan 15

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jan 16

Hora de Cuentos/Bilingual Storytime (Ages 0-6 yrs)

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 11am
  • Free and open to the publich.  Spanish/English storytime.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jan 16

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.


Jan 16

Four States Stroke Support Group

  • Begins at 1:30pm and ends at 2:30pm
  • Free and open to the public. For info, contact KevinWoods@mercy.net.

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Joplin

This event is open to the public.


Jan 16

Diabetes Support Group

  • Begins at 4:30pm and ends at 5:30pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-347-5700.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Jan 17

Affordable Care Act Assistance

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • By appointment.  For info, call 417-820-0486.

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Joplin

This event is open to the public.


Jan 17

Lighten-Up Yoga

  • Begins at 9:30am and ends at 10:30am
  • Cost $24/month members, $48/month non-members.  All ages welcome.  For info, call 417-782-6287.

  • Event is sponsored by Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center

This event is open to the public.


Jan 17

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Jan 17

Marketing/Expo Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 4pm and ends at 5pm
  • This committee plans the annual Business Expo & Home Show, Bowling Night, Trivia Night, Citywide Sidewalk Sale, Small Business Saturday, and various seminars and retail events throughout the year.  For info, call 417-358-2373.

This event is for Chamber Members Only.
Interested in going? Join the Chamber today!


Jan 17

Sleep Apnea Support Group

  • Begins at 6pm and ends at 7pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-347-7400.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Jan 18

Vision Carthage Committee Meeting

  • Begins at 7:30am and ends at 8:30am
  • For more info. contact Mark Elliff at 358-2373 or melliff@carthagechamber.com.

This event is open to the public.


Jan 18

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jan 18

Children’s Storytime (Ages 0-6 yrs)

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 11am
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jan 18

QuickBooks Desktop: Utilization, Tips, and Tricks

  • Begins at 1:30pm and ends at 4:30pm
  • Cost $79/business.  For info, call 417-625-3128.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jan 18

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2pm and ends at 3pm
  • Weekly discussion group. Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-359-8800.

  • Event is sponsored by Feeding Inc.

This event is open to the public.


Jan 18

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group

  • Begins at 4:30pm and ends at 5:30pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1937

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Health and Rehabilitation Center

This event is open to the public.


Jan 18

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jan 19

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jan 19

Lighten-Up Yoga

  • Begins at 9:30am and ends at 10:30am
  • Cost $24/month members, $48/month non-members.  All ages welcome.  For info, call 417-782-6287.

  • Event is sponsored by Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center

This event is open to the public.


Jan 19

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Jan 19

How to Write a Successful Business Plan

  • Begins at 1:30pm and ends at 4:30pm
  • Cost $39/person.  For info, call 417-625-2138.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jan 19

Stroke Support Group

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-347-4546.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Jan 19

Bariatric Weight-loss Support Group

  • Begins at 5:30pm and ends at 6:30pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-347-1266.

  • Event is sponsored by Freeman Health System

This event is open to the public.


Jan 19

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jan 20

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jan 20

Chamber of Commerce 2017 Military & USO Appreciation Annual Banquet

  • Begins at 5:45pm and ends at 9pm
  • The Carthage Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors invites all our members to celebrate and honor our business, education, and community leaders at our 2017 Annual Banquet on Friday, January 20.

    The evening will kick off with a social hour at 5:45 p.m. sponsored by Beimdiek Insurance, Mercy Hospital, and SNC Squared and will feature cash bar, dinner sponsored by H.E. Williams, and dessert sponsored by Lakeland Office and Mercy Hospital.  All catered by Carthage Chamber member Mythos. 

    Reservations are $40 person or $360 for a table of 10.

    Special thanks to our Spotlight Sponsor Leggett & Platt.  RSVPs are due no later than January 12th by contacting Mary Jo at 417-358-2373 or mjlittle@carthagechamber.com.

  • Event is sponsored by Leggett & Platt Inc.

This event is for Chamber Members Only.
Interested in going? Join the Chamber today!


Jan 21

Preschool Nature Connections “The Salamander Room”

  • Begins at 1pm and ends at 2pm
  • Cost $15.  Ages 3-6.  For info, call 417-782-6287.

  • Event is sponsored by Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center

This event is open to the public.


Jan 21

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 11pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jan 22

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jan 23

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jan 23

Hora de Cuentos/Bilingual Storytime (Ages 0-6 yrs)

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 11am
  • Free and open to the publich.  Spanish/English storytime.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jan 23

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.


Jan 24

Affordable Care Act Assistance

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • By appointment.  For info, call 417-820-0486.

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Joplin

This event is open to the public.


Jan 24

Leads Group Two

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

This event is for Chamber Members Only.
Interested in going? Join the Chamber today!


Jan 24

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jan 24

Lighten-Up Yoga

  • Begins at 9:30am and ends at 10:30am
  • Cost $24/month members, $48/month non-members.  All ages welcome.  For info, call 417-782-6287.

  • Event is sponsored by Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center

This event is open to the public.


Jan 24

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Jan 24

Joplin Business Expo

  • Begins at 12pm and ends at 7:30pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-624-4150.

  • Event is sponsored by Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce

This event is open to the public.


Jan 24

Teens and Tweens Craft Night (Ages 12-18)

  • Begins at 4:30pm and ends at 5:30pm
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jan 24

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.


Jan 25

Southern Theatre Presents: Woman of Cuidad Juarez

  • Begins at 7:30pm and ends at 8:30pm
  • General admission $5, ages 5 & up.  For info, call 417-625-9393.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jan 25

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jan 25

Cancer Survivor Support Group - Women’s Group

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 11am
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-556-2706.

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Joplin

This event is open to the public.


Jan 25

Children’s Storytime (Ages 0-6 yrs)

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 11am
  • Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jan 25

Joplin Business Expo

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 4pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-624-4150.

  • Event is sponsored by Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce

This event is open to the public.


Jan 25

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2pm and ends at 3pm
  • Weekly discussion group. Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-359-8800.

  • Event is sponsored by Feeding Inc.

This event is open to the public.


Jan 25

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jan 25

Southern Theatre Presents: Woman of Cuidad Juarez

  • Begins at 7:30pm and ends at 8:30pm
  • General admission $5, ages 5 & up.  For info, call 417-625-9393.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jan 26

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jan 26

Lighten-Up Yoga

  • Begins at 9:30am and ends at 10:30am
  • Cost $24/month members, $48/month non-members.  All ages welcome.  For info, call 417-782-6287.

  • Event is sponsored by Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center

This event is open to the public.


Jan 26

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Jan 26

Chamber Board Retreat

  • Begins at 12pm and ends at 5pm
  • For info, contact Mark at 417-358-2373 or melliff@carthagechamber.com.

This event is open to the public.


Jan 26

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jan 25

Southern Theatre Presents: Woman of Cuidad Juarez

  • Begins at 7:30pm and ends at 8:30pm
  • General admission $5, ages 5 & up.  For info, call 417-625-9393.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jan 27

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jan 27

“Angel Street” Drama

  • Begins at 6pm and ends at 8pm
  • Tickets $26 adults, $23 seniors, students $22, ages 13-18 $21, ages 6-12 $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.


Jan 25

Southern Theatre Presents: Woman of Cuidad Juarez

  • Begins at 7:30pm and ends at 8:30pm
  • General admission $5, ages 5 & up.  For info, call 417-625-9393.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jan 28

Youth Basketball & Youth Cheer begins

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • Cost $30 members, $55 non-members.  Register by 1/4/17.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Jan 28

Yoga in Nature

  • Begins at 9:30am and ends at 10:30am
  • Cost $3 members, $6 non-members.  All ages welcome.  For info, call 417-782-6287.

  • Event is sponsored by Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center

This event is open to the public.


Jan 28

“Angel Street” Drama

  • Begins at 6pm and ends at 8pm
  • Tickets $26 adults, $23 seniors, students $22, ages 13-18 $21, ages 6-12 $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.


Jan 28

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 11pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jan 29

Happy Birthday, Jasper County (1841)

  • Please note, this is an all day event.

This event is open to the public.


Jan 29

“Angel Street” Drama

  • Begins at 12:30pm and ends at 2:30pm
  • Tickets $26 adults, $23 seniors, students $22, ages 13-18 $21, ages 6-12 $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.


Jan 29

Pool Tournament

  • Begins at 3pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Jan 30

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jan 30

Hora de Cuentos/Bilingual Storytime (Ages 0-6 yrs)

  • Begins at 10am and ends at 11am
  • Free and open to the publich.  Spanish/English storytime.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

  • Event is sponsored by Carthage Public Library

This event is open to the public.


Jan 30

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.


Jan 30

Internet & Social Media Safety Seminar

  • Begins at 6pm and ends at 7pm
  • Protecting Your Children: Internet & Social Media Safety

    Free and open to the public.

    If your child is online, on social media, or plays online games, you NEED to hear this information!  Learn about these Apps: Kik, FB, Twitter, Omegle, StreetChat, Whisper, Yik Yak, WhatsApp, Vine, Tumblr, and many more.  Hear real examples of situations that put your children at risk.   Learn how to protect your children in the digital age.

    Speakers: Clarke Cayton, Director of Intervention Services, Life Choices Detective Chip Root, Joplin Police Department

  • Event is sponsored by Soroptimist International

This event is open to the public.


Jan 31

Affordable Care Act Assistance

  • Please note, this is an all day event.
  • By appointment.  For info, call 417-820-0486.

  • Event is sponsored by Mercy Joplin

This event is open to the public.


Jan 31

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Jan 31

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Jan 31

Carthage Emerging Leaders (CEL) “People You Should Know” lunch & learn

  • Begins at 11:30am and ends at 1pm
  • Featuring: Dean Sexton, President of D&D Sexton.

    Chamber members ages 21-40 are invited to learn from this hometown entrepreneur and national industry leader. Cost $12* includes lunch. Space is limited so RSVP today to reserve your spot.

    RSVP by 1/23 to Mary Jo at 358-2373 or mjlittle@carthagechamber.com

    * Cancellations will be refunded ONLY IF cancellation is received more than 24 hours before start of event.  Substitutions are allowed.

This event is for Chamber Members Only.
Interested in going? Join the Chamber today!


Jan 31

Increasing Profitability Through Data Analysis

  • Begins at 3:30pm and ends at 4:30pm
  • No charge, but pre-registration is required.  For info call 417-625-3128.

  • Event is sponsored by Missouri Southern State University

This event is open to the public.


Jan 31

Retirement Reception for JoAnn Evans

  • Begins at 4pm and ends at 6pm
  • After 34 years of service, JoAnn Evans is retiring from her career at Beimdiek.  Come help us honor her success and celebrate her retirement!  No gifts please.  For info, call 417-358-4007.

  • Event is sponsored by Beimdiek Insurance Agency Inc.

This event is open to the public.


Feb 1

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Feb 1

Power of Hope Classes

  • Begins at 2pm and ends at 3pm
  • Weekly discussion group. Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-359-8800.

  • Event is sponsored by Feeding Inc.

This event is open to the public.


Feb 1

Texas Hold ‘Em

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Feb 2

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Feb 2

Meditation in Motion Tai Chi

  • Begins at 11am and ends at 12pm
  • Free to Y members.  For info, call 417-358-1070.

  • Event is sponsored by Fair Acres Family YMCA

This event is open to the public.


Feb 2

Queen of Hearts

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 9pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.


Feb 3

Joshua Knot Art Exhibit

  • Begins at 9am and ends at 4pm
  • Free and open to the public.  Closed holidays.  For info, call 417-55-5526.

  • Event is sponsored by Crowder College

This event is open to the public.


Feb 3

“Angel Street” Drama

  • Begins at 6pm and ends at 8pm
  • Tickets $26 adults, $23 seniors, students $22, ages 13-18 $21, ages 6-12 $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.


Feb 4

“Angel Street” Drama

  • Begins at 6pm and ends at 8pm
  • Tickets $26 adults, $23 seniors, students $22, ages 13-18 $21, ages 6-12 $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.


Feb 4

Night of Pool

  • Begins at 7pm and ends at 11pm
  • Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

  • Event is sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2590

This event is open to the public.