Missouri Mission of Mercy event, 7 a.m. Event is a free dental clinic on a first-come, first-served basis.
56th Annual Steam and Gas Engine Show, 8 a.m., Hamilton, Missouri. The Northwest Missouri Steam and Gas Engine Association invites enthusiasts to view demonstrations, participate in a tractor cruise, visit a flea market and vendors, and much more. Contact Kendall Morgan at 816-284-2646 for more information.
Book swap, 10 a.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main. Library users can bring gently used books, videos, CDs and magazines for youths and adults to swap for something different. Call 816-324-4569 for more information.
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.
Tech help, 3 to 5 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Having issues with your computer or cellphone? Need help with your tablet, e-reader or laptop? Drop on to get assistance from our technology services librarian. No appointment needed. Call 816-232-5479 for more information.
Camp Geiger 5K Fun Run, 7 a.m. signup, 8 a.m. race, Route K just north of St. Joseph. The area contains miles of maintained paths in the hills and valleys along the bluff above the Missouri River. The paint station color run is an opportunity to enjoy a different course. Any funds raised will support the Patrick L. Newman scholarship for members of the Tribe of Mic-O-Say. The event is open to all classes of runners throughout the Midwest. Registration is online at Micosay.org.
56th Annual Steam and Gas Engine Show, 10 a.m., Hamilton, Missouri. The Northwest Missouri Steam and Gas Engine Association invites enthusiasts to view demonstrations, participate in a tractor cruise and visit a flea market and vendors. Contact Kendall Morgan at 816-284-2646 for more information.
“Past and Present” car show, 10 a.m., Wyeth-Tootle Mansion, 1100 Charles St. The Knuckle Draggerz Car Club presents antique and unusual cars. Admission is $1 per person. The event is free for children 8 and younger. Proceeds benefit the Wyeth-Tootle Mansion. You can register your car for the show for $10 between 8 and 10 a.m.
Book swap, 10 a.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main. Library users can bring gently used books, videos, CDs and magazines to swap. Call 816-324-4569 for more information.
“We Are the Future” back-to-school community ice cream social, noon to 3 p.m., John Lucas Recreation Complex. We will have ice cream, burgers, and entertainment. There is no cost, but you are welcome to give a freewill donation to help our mentoring group provide programs, food, supplies and equipment for our youth.
Writers Guild, 1 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Anyone interested in writing can attend the monthly meeting of the St. Joseph Writers Guild. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
“Rainbow Connection” craft, 2 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St. LGBT+ teens and young adults ages 14 to 21 (and their allies) are invited to do crafts and chat in an environment that is judgment free. All are welcome, but open hearts and open minds are required. Call 816-232-7729 for more information.
Big Shots 26th anniversary party, 2 p.m. sign in time, Big Shots Bar, 1811 Frederick Ave. The bar will host a celebration and benefit poker run. Entry fee is $10. Proceeds go to the Noyes Home. For more information, call 816-232-6633.
Book Lovers Anonymous, 4 p.m., Tiger’s Den, 519 Felix St. This monthly book club is facilitated by the St. Joseph Public Library. For more information, call 816-238-0526.