Wednesday, Feb. 12

Calico Clippers Quilt Guild meets at 9:30 a.m. with a potluck lunch at noon and meeting at 1 p.m. at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church, Stockton. Visitors are welcome. For information, call Judy Sage at 276-4307.

Tornado siren testing in Stockton is scheduled for the second Wednesday of each month at 10 a.m., weather permitting.

The Stockton Area Chamber of Commerce Board meets at 11 a.m. in the chamber office on the square. For more information, call 276-5213.

Cedar County Human Services Coalition meets at noon at Cedar County Memorial Hospital classroom in El Dorado Springs. For information, call Kara Colby, Hospice Compassus, (417) 646-2650.

Thursday, Feb. 13

PEO invites all ladies to Let’s Do Lunch at noon. Call 276-4371 for this month’s location or more information about the Philanthropic Educational Organization.

Jerico Springs Board of Trustees meets at 5:30 p.m. at the mason’s building in Jerico Springs. Call Tami Ringler, village clerk, at (417) 398-0123 or (417) 398-2530 for information.

El Dorado Springs R-II School Board meets at 6 p.m. in the high school library.

Lake Stockton Elks meet at 7 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 803 Arnold Wallen Way. For more information, call Don Newnum at 276-5551 or e-mail westsidemarine@windstream.net.

VFW Post 5525 members meet at 7:30 p.m. at the VFW Hall, west Mo. 32.

Friday, Feb. 14

El Dorado Springs Senior Center sells cinnamon rolls from 7-10 a.m. at 604 S. Forest. Dozen rolls $18 or $1.50 each while supplies last. Phone orders to (417) 876-5574 for free delivery.

Saturday, Feb. 15

VFW Post No. 5525, Stockton, plays bingo at 6 p.m. and is open to the public. Doors open at 3 p.m., selling begins at 4 p.m. A service officer will be on-site at VFW from 3-9 p.m.

Sunday, Feb. 16

Monday, Feb. 17

Cedar County Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees meets at 11:30 a.m. in the hospital board room.

Sac Osage Retired School Employees Association meets at 1 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in El Dorado Springs. All retired school employees are invited.

El Dorado Springs City Council meets at 5:30 p.m. at El Dorado Springs City Hall.

Cedar County Ambulance District Board meets at 6:30 p.m. at 319 W. Englewood, Stockton.

Jerusalem Lodge No. 315 AF&AM meets at 7:30 p.m. at Jerico Springs Lodge Hall.

Tuesday, Feb. 18

El Dorado Springs Municipal Court meets at 5 p.m.

Nine Wonders Optimist Club of El Dorado Springs meets at 6:30 p.m. Call Polly Floyd at (417) 876-7645 for location and membership information.

Optimist Club of Stockton meets at 6:30 p.m. at Simple Simon’s Pizza, west Mo. 32. For more information, call 276-4109.

Wednesday, Feb. 19

Trent-Sallee American Legion Post 230 and auxiliary meets at noon in the legion hall in the lower part of the Stockton Community Building.

Pitch tournaments are held at 12:30 p.m. at the Korth Center, 309 W. Englewood Dr., Stockton. The tournaments are the third Wednesday of each month.

Free computer help is available from 4-5 p.m. at Geneva Sharp-Stockton branch library. Bring your questions and we will try to help.

Stockton Lions Club meets at 6 p.m. Call Doug Hedrick at 276-8812 for more information.

Stockton R-I Board of Education meets at 6:30 p.m. in the superintendent’s office.

 

WEEKLY EVENTS

Cedar County environmental issues are being referred to the Polk County Health Department at (417) 326-7250.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

The Stockton Area Ministerial Alliance thrift store is open 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday

Stockton recycling bins are open 3:30-5:30 p.m. on Arnold Wallen Way on the west side of Fifth Street. 

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

Cedar County Health Department in Stockton is closed. Appointments for immunizations can be scheduled at 276-6416. Water sample kits can be left at the exercise center. Birth and death certificates are available at the El Dorado Springs Health Department.

Monday

Cedar County Health Department in Stockton is open 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at 807 Owen Mill Rd. for birth and death certificates, to scheduled appointments. Call 276-6416.

Korth Center has bingo at 9 a.m., arthritis exercise at 10 a.m. and pinochle at 12:30 p.m. Pool is played daily 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and rook and dominoes daily at 12:30 p.m. at 309 W. Englewood Dr., Stockton. Call 276-5306 for a complete listing of activities.

Storytime is at 10 a.m. at the Stockton branch of the Cedar County Library.

Cub Scout Pack 69 meets at 6:30 p.m. at Stockton United Methodist Church. For more information, call Pat Holdeman at 276-4717.

Tuesday

Korth Center’s care manager is available to help with Medicare questions or emergency needs. Call 276-5306 to make an appointment. 

For information on Alanon, call 276-3546. 

Church of Christ food pantry, 302 E. Hospital Rd., El Dorado Springs, is open from 8-11 a.m. Tuesday and 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, serving pantry items for El Dorado Springs residents. Commodity items are available to Cedar County residents from 8-11 a.m. on the Thursday following the third Wednesday of each month. The pantry is closed the third Wednesday of each month for truck delivery. Pre-registration is required. Applications are available at the pantry and are accepted Wednesdays only. For more information, call the pantry at (417) 876-3661 or the church at (417) 876-4256. 

Korth Center has canasta at 1 p.m., 309 W. Englewood Dr., Stockton. Call 276-5306 for a complete listing of activities. 

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets at 6:15 p.m. at Freewill Baptist Church, RB Road, Stockton. Call (417) 770-4315 for information. 

American Legion Post 233 in El Dorado Springs hosts bingo at 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday

The Stockton Area Ministerial Alliance thrift store is open 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Stockton Food Pantry is open from 9 a.m.-noon. For more information, call Michael Tunnell at 276-1352.

St. Andrew Lutheran Church offers gently used shoes for 50 cents per pair. Open from 1-6 p.m. or call (417) 840-1610 for other times or questions. The church is on south Mo. 39, Stockton.

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. at the west end of the basement at Stockton United Methodist Church. Call (913) 707-6340 for information.

Thursday

Cedar County Health Department in Stockton is open 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at 807 Owen Mill Rd. for birth and death certificates, to scheduled appointments and take water samples. Jill will handle WIC appointments and a nurse is available for previously scheduled vaccinations. Call 276-6416.

TOPS MO 319 meets from 8:35-10 a.m. at Church of Christ, 302 E. Hospital Rd., El Dorado Springs.

Storytime is at 10 a.m. at the El Dorado Springs branch of the Cedar County Library.

Korth Center has arthritis exercises from 10-11 a.m. and chess from 2-4 p.m.

Friday

VFW Post 257, El Dorado Springs plays bingo at 6:30 p.m. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Horse races and a veteran’s service officer are available. For more information, call Jim at (417) 876-4727.

Saturday

Play volleyball at 6 p.m. at Stockton Middle School gymnasium. For more information, call 276-1487.

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. at the west end of the basement at Stockton United Methodist Church on east Mo. 32. Anyone is welcome. Call (913) 707-6340 for information.

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