A judge seeking re-election this fall will be the featured speaker at the next meeting of the Northwest Missouri Republican Club.

The event begins at 6 p.m., on Thursday, July 24, at Norty's Bar and Grill, 1117 Frederick Ave., in St. Joseph.

A social hour will be followed by the meeting at 7 p.m.

Division 5 Associate Circuit Judge Keith Marquart will be the speaker. He is unopposed in the August primary.