Dec. 10 – 11:
Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce is holding their annual Holiday Cookie Drive. The Chamber of Commerce is asking for donations of homemade cookies to be dropped off at the side entrance of Mission’s End, asking that the cookies be labeled as to what kind and how many. The cookies will be given to the servicemen and women of Whiteman Air Force Base.
Saturday, Dec. 14:
Warrensburg Parks & Recreation will hold the Reindeer Roundup 5K Fun Run at 9 a.m. The 5K (3.1 miles) will start and end at the Warrensburg Community Center, 445 E. Gay, Warrensburg. The fee is $10. Participants that register by Saturday, Dec. 7 will be guaranteed a t-shirt. Register at the Warrensburg Community Center by phone (660) 747-7178 or with eFUN at www.warrensburg-mo.com. For more information contact Ashlie Fatino, Recreation Supervisor, (660) 747-7178 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, Dec. 16:
The Central Missouri Mules basketball team will host Santa Claus and a Toys for Tots drive when they host Culver-Stockton at 7 p.m. Dec. 16 at the UCM Multipurpose Building. All fans who donate a new toy will be admitted to the game for free. All donations will go to the Toys for Tots campaign and will stay in the local Warrensburg area. Santa Claus will also be making an appearance at the game to visit and take pictures with kids. For more information, contact Bob Jackson with UCM athletic marketing and promotions at 660-543-8194 or email@example.com.
KMOS-TV presents an exclusive preview of the new season of the popular television series “Downton Abbey.” Fans of the most-watched drama in PBS history are invited to the UCM campus, Elliott Student Union Room 236, at 7 p.m. Dec. 16 for a free public screening of the first episode of the series.
Friday, Jan. 13:
Luehrman, Shaffer & Check will perform at Cafe Blackadder 7-10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13. There is a $5 cover charge. Call 660-747-2382 for reservations.
Tuesday, Jan. 21:
Tickets for the annual Freedom Scholarship Dinner, the highlight of the 2014 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration, are available for purchase. Dr. Julianne Malveaux will be the keynote speaker for the Jan. 21 event. For more information, visit this link: http://www.ucmo.edu/news/mlk2014.tickets.cfm.
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