TODAY

Libraries Rock summer program, 10 a.m., St. Joseph Public Library, East Hills branch, 502 N. Woodbine Road, and 2 p.m., Washington Park branch, 1821 N. Third St. B.J. Talley will perform a magic show. For information, call 816-236-2136.

Preschool storytime, 10 a.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main St., Savannah, Missouri, and 11 a.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Storytime features books, rhymes, finger plays and a craft. For information, call 816-324-4569 or 816-232-5479.

Taste of United Way, 11:45 a.m., United Way office, 118 S. Fifth St. Join the United Way for a light lunch and learn about preparing for the first day of school through the United Way network of agencies and initiatives. For reservations, call 816-364-2381 or email renita.neville@stjosephunitedway.org.

Wacky Wendesday craft, 1 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Carnegie branch, 316 Massachusetts Ave. All ages are invited for a fun craft. For information, call 816-238-0526.

Kids’ project, 1 p.m., Missouri Care welcome room, 3831A Frederick Blvd. Kids can learn to make edible sunflower marshmallow pops. For registration, call 816-383-5901.

Computer Wiz Wednesday, 2 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main St., Savannah, Missouri. This Wednesday is a free PowerPoint 102 class to learn about Microsoft PowerPoint. Learn how to add animations and transitions to slides, make handouts and more. For registration, call 816-324-4569 or visit rhcl.libcal.com/calendar/events.

Make your own slime, 3 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Kids ages 5 and older and their caregivers can make their own slime with different colors, glitter and polka dots. For information, call 816-232-5479.

Word play fun, 4 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St. Kids in third through sixth grades can play the word game Boggle. For information, call 816-232-3812.

United Democrats Club, 5:30 p.m., Bandana’s Bar-B-Q, 4225 Frederick Blvd. The program for the meeting will be a 6th District candidates and CIP tax forum.

Tenderloins and more, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Eagles Aerie & Auxiliary No. 49, 2004 N. Belt Highway. Serving tenderloins and other sandwiches. Net proceeds from this dinner go to support local heart charities.

St. Joseph Astronomy Club, 7 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, East Hills branch, 502 N. Woodbine Road. Meeting will include a presentation of astronomy news about the birth of a habitable planet and a slideshow about unsolved questions in astronomy.

THURSDAY

Memory Rider’s Cafe, 10 a.m. to noon, Word of Life Church, 3902 N. Riverside Road. Event is a monthly social gathering for those with memory loss and their care partners in the community. Sponsored by Mosaic Life Care Hospice and Northwest Missouri Regional Office of the Alzheimer’s Association.

Preschool storytime, 10:30 a.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St. Join Miss Misty for stories and a craft. For information, call 816-232-3812.

Throwback Thursday Theater, 1 p.m, St. Joseph Public Library, Carnegie branch, 316 Massachusetts Ave. All ages are invited to watch old episodes of “Goosebumps” or “Are You Afraid of the Dark.” For information, call 816-238-0526.

Teen stepping stone craft, 2 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main St., Savannah, Missouri. Teens will create mosaic stepping stones using broken ceramics, marbles, rocks and other materials. Bring some items to put in your stones. For registration, visit rhcl.libcal.com/calendar/events or call 816-324-4569.

Classy Seniors, 3 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. The program presented by Midwest Genealogy Center staff members will discuss how to tell the age of old photographs. Bring a picture to share. For information, call 816-232-5479.

Super STEAM Society Makey Makey Music, 4:30 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, East Hills branch, 502 N. Woodbine Road. Kindergarten through eighth-grade students can learn how to use the Makey Makey invention kit to turn everyday objects into touchpads or combine them with the internet. Participants will play music on bananas and Play-Doh. For information, call 816-236-2136.

Parties on the Parkway, 5 to 8 p.m., S.W. Noyes Boulevard and Messanie Street, Parkway A. ’80s cover band will perform. Free and open to all.

Parkinson’s disease awareness meeting, 5:30 p.m., Joyce Raye Patterson Senior Center, 100 S. 10th St. Guest speaker Dr. Elizabeth Stegemoller, professor of kinesiology at Iowa State and certified music therapist with a PhD in neuroscience, will present “Music, the Brain and PD.”

Family tree research, 6 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Midwest Genealogy Center staff members will discuss how to start researching your family tree. Topics include getting organized, using census information and vital records and where to look for information. For information, call 816-232-5479.

Karaoke dance party, 6 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Washington Park branch, 1821 N. Third St. All ages are welcome to show off their singing and dancing skills. For information, call 816-232-2052.

Luau Ladies Night, 6 to 8 p.m., Activate Your Health, 1213 N. Belt Highway, Suite A. Ladies are invited to stop by for shopping, Smokin’ Hawgs Barbecue, giveaways and more. For information, visit Activate Your Health on Facebook.

Music at the Courthouse, 7 p.m., Brown County Courthouse, Hiawatha, Kansas. The Hiawatha Jazz band will continue a tradition of music on summer nights. Brown County Genealogical Society will sponsor a freewill ice cream social. All are welcome.

FRIDAY

Music and Movement Storytime, 10 a.m., St. Joseph Public Library, East Hills branch, 502 N. Woodbine Road. Children ages 0 to 6 and their caregivers will enjoy books, sing-a-long songs, playing with rhythm instruments and more. Each family in attendance receives a free book to add to their home library. For information, call 816-232-3812.

Fish Feeding Frenzy, 10:30 a.m., Remington Nature Center, 1502 McArthur Drive. Come help cut up worms to feed the fish in the aquarium. Regular admission fees apply. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Free family movie, 2 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, Upper Story, 1906A N. Belt Highway and 3 p.m., Savannah branch, 514 W. Main St., Savannah, Missouri. Popcorn will be served. Attendees may bring a covered drink. For information, visit www.rhcl.org or call 816-232-5479.

Pulled pork dinner, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Eagles Aerie and Auxiliary No. 49, 2004 N. Belt Highway. Serving pulled pork, baked beans and cole slaw. Net proceeds go to support local YWCA Women’s Shelter.

Republican candidate meet and greet picnic, 6 p.m., main shelter, Messick Park, West Main and 12th streets, Savannah, Missouri. The Andrew County Republican Central Committee is providing free hamburgers, hot dogs, chips and drinks. The public is invited to come meet and talk with local and state candidates or their representatives. For information, call Mark Schneider at 816-2361-3909.

Bingo night, 6 to 8 p.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, 3409 Ajax Road. Event includes Bingo with no cost to play, dinner of pulled chicken sandwiches, backed beans, cole slaw and dessert. A freewill donation will be accepted for dinner. Proceeds go to Wesley UMC Youth Ministries.

Sounds of Summer concert series, 7 p.m., Coleman Hawkins Park, Seventh and Felix streets. The Motors will perform. Concert is free and open to the public.

SATURDAY

Charity breakfast, 6 to 8:30 a.m., Eagles Aerie and Auxiliary No. 49, 2004 N. Belt Highway. Net proceeds go to support local heart charities.

All-you-can-eat breakfast, 7 to 9 a.m., American Legion, 501 E. Price St., Savannah, Missouri. Serving pancakes, sausage, biscuits and gravy, eggs, fruit and drinks. Donation requested is $8 for adults, $4 for ages 5 to 8 and free for 4 and younger. Proceeds go to local veterans, their families and local children.

Pet preview, 10 a.m. to noon, Lowe’s, 3901 N. Belt Highway. Friends of the Animal Shelter will have shelter pets available to meet.

Cruisin’ the Village, 5 to 8 p.m., East Ridge Village parking lot, 3900 Frederick Blvd. The Northwest Missouri Street Rods monthly cruise night will feature classic cars and trucks. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy an evening with family and friends. July cruise night is group’s annual tribute to servicemen and women. Donations will be accepted for the local food bank.

SUNDAY

Savannah Sashayers Square Dance, 3 to 6 p.m., Clasby Center, 500 E. Duncan St., Savannah, Missouri. Caller will be Jerry Story. For information, call 816-238-0781.

Imagine Eleven Summer Music Series, 6 p.m., Coleman Hawkins Park, Seventh and Felix streets. Wildwood and Jerry Rodriguez will be the evening’s entertainment, featuring acoustic rock music. Vendors will open at 5 p.m. with the concert beginning at 6 p.m. Event is free. Bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating. For information, visit www.imagineeleven.com.

MONDAY

Music and Movement Storytime, 9:30 a.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St. Children ages 6 and under and their caregivers will enjoy books, sing-along songs, playing with rhythm instruments and more. Each family in attendance receives a free book. For information, call 816-232-3812.

Babytime, 10 a.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Babytime features stories, nursery rhymes, finger plays and playing with toys for infants to walkers. For information, 816-232-5479.

2018 Summer Reading Program presents Miss Andrea’s Musical Menagerie, 11 a.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, Upper Story, 1906A N. Belt Highway, and 4 p.m., Savannah branch, 514 W. Main St., Savannah, Missouri. Kids can learn about and try various musical instruments. Kids will have the chance to win an instrument, and all kids will receive a goody bag. For information, visit www.rhcl.org or call 816-232-5479.

Tenderloins and more, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Eagles Aerie & Auxiliary No. 49, 2004 N. Belt Highway. Serving tenderloins and other assorted sandwiches. Net proceeds from the dinner go to support local heart charities.

Karaoke for adults, 6:30 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Adults can step up to the microphone in a nonjudgmental karaoke session. For information, call 816-232-5479.

TUESDAY

Libraries Rock Summer Program, 10 a.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St., and 1 p.m., Carnegie branch, 316 Massachusetts St. This week patrons can enjoy animal tales with live animals. For information, call 816-232-3812.

Toddlertime, 11 a.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Children from walkers to age 3 will feature books, nursery rhymes, finger plays and more. For information, call 816-232-5479.

Egyptian art program, 3 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main St., Savannah, Missouri. Kids will learn about Egyptian art and make mummy masks, full-length mummies to decorate with recyclable materials, a cat mummy or a sarcophagus. Long cardboard boxes such as toothpaste and spaghetti boxes are needed. For information, call 816-324-4569.

Tricky TUESDAY, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Washington Park branch, 1821 N. Third St. This week is outdoor water games for children in kindergarten through sixth grade. Children of all ages are invited. For information, call 816-232-2052.

Read to therapy dogs, 4 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Kids can drop in to read to trained therapy dogs. For information, call 816-232-5479.

Teen mixed-media collages, 4 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Teens will use paint, craft supplies and sheet music to create mixed-media collages. All materials provided. For information, call 816-232-5479.