36th annual Foxwood Springs Fall Festival of Bargains
9 a.m.-4 p.m. — Foxwood Springs Retirement Center, 1500 West Foxwood Drive, Raymore
Come and shop the nine different venues, including the Bake Shop, Book Nook, Jewelry Shop, Holiday Shop, Gift Shop, Thrift Shop, Bargain Barn and Furniture Garages. There will be a food court, raffle and bidding for gift baskets. In addition, the event will also showcase its inaugural Vintage Show and Shine Car Show on Saturday. Admission is free. All proceeds go to The Fellowship of John. Call 816-679-7629 for more information.
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Belton Booster Club Pancake Breakfast
7-10 a.m. — Belton High School cafeteria, 801 N. West Ave., Belton
Belton Booster Club is organizing a specialty pancake breakfast for the community. Attendees may pay $5 as a suggested donation.
Catch the Spirit 5K Walk/Run
7:15 a.m. — Harrisonville High School, 1504 E. Elm St., Harrisonville
The annual Catch the Spirit 5K Walk/Run will benefit the Harrisonville Public School Foundation and the Christina Collins Memorial scholarship. The event will feature a 5K which begins and ends at Harrisonville High School. Registration is $20. Participants may register up to the day of the race for an additional $5 per person. Race-day registration begins at 7:15 a.m. The 5K begins at 8 a.m. Registration forms are available at www.harrisonvilleschools.org/foundation or at the Harrisonville Schools Administrative Offices.
Back to School Supply Drive
10 a.m.-6 p.m. — Vintage Elegance, 1406 S. Commercial St., Harrisonville
Vintage Elegance will be collecting school supplies, socks, and underwear to support Bright Futures in Harrisonville.
Flood Relief Fundraiser
11 a.m.-3 p.m. — Show Me Auto Mall, Harrisonville
The fundraiser will offer a barbecue lunch, music, silent auction, and activities for children. The event has been organized to raise money for families affected by recent flooding in Harrisonville.
Junk in the Trunk Sale
4-7 p.m. — 400 and 500 blocks of Loop Road, Belton
Contact Family Tree Furniture at 816-500-5762 for more information. Spaces are $5 each.
Craft Night at Harrisonville Branch
6 p.m. — Harrisonville Library Branch, 400 E. Mechanic St., Harrisonville
Library attendees are invited to attend a craft class where they will create centerpieces for your table at home. Materials needed include wire wreath, two spools of 1/4-inch or 1/2-inch ribbon, and two packages of paper napkins. The class is limited to 20 people.
Teen Program: Zombie Survival Training
3:30 p.m. — Harrisonville Library Branch, 400 E. Mechanic St., Harrisonville
Zombies are attacking your library, and it’s time to hold down the fort. Teens are invited to partake in Nerf wars, games, crafts, and more during this fun program.
Sons of the American Revolution, Spirit of 76 Chapter meeting
11 a.m. — Branding Iron BBQ, 2027 N. Commercial St., Harrisonville
Meetings are at 11 a.m. on the fourth Saturday of every month. For information, contact David Leighr at email@example.com.
Cruising Main Street
4 p.m. — Main Street, Downtown Belton
The cruise starts at 4 p.m. and goes until dusk. If a cruise is canceled due to weather, the cruise will be rescheduled for the following Saturday.
Annual Golf Tournament at Loch Lloyd
9 a.m. — Loch Lloyd Country Club, 16750 S. Country Club Dr., Loch Lloyd
Presented by MSE Landscapes and organized by the Belton Chamber of Commerce. Breakfast and check-in starts at 9 a.m. followed by the tee off at 11 a.m. Cost to participate is $175 per person and $700 per team. For more information or to register, visit www.beltonmochamber.org.
Grin & Bear It 5K Run/Walk
8 a.m. — Cass Regional Medical Center, Harrisonville
Runners and walkers will depart at 8 a.m., and breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m. For registration and more information, visit www.grinandbearitrun.com or contact Melissa Lattin at 816-380-3474, extension 4810. Proceeds from the event benefit the Patient Assistance Fund, which is used to help Cass Regional’s indigent patients and their immediate families with expenses.
4th annual Car Show
9 a.m.-2 p.m. — Pete & Jake’s, 401 Legend Ln., Peculiar
Event also features raffles, auction and giveaway prizes. Participants asked to donate $10 per vehicle. All proceeds will go toward benefiting military veterans through Honor Flight network of Kansas City.
Reformation 500 Festival
11 a.m.-6 p.m. — Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 310 Johnston Parkway, Raymore
Event features a free chicken and pork dinner catered by Affordable Elegance, activities for children and adults and a presentation of “The Gospel Of Mark” by the Concordia Seminary-St. Louis faculty from 2:30-5 p.m. Tickets are available online at bit.ly/gospelmark, or call Joyce Connor at 816-506-4740 to reserve by phone. This event is open to the public.
Inaugural Arvest Bank Oktoberfest
5-10 p.m. — Memorial Park, Belton
Admission is free. Event will have food trucks, a beer garden by Martin City Brewing Co., live bands, craft vendors, a classic car show and activities for children. Oktoberfest in the park is organized by Arvest Bank and Belton Parks & Recreation.
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