What's Up

TODAY

Master gardener monthly topic with Larry Werthmuller “Planting Fall Crops,” 10 a.m., Joyce Raye Patterson Senior Citizens Center, 100 S. 10th St. Join Master Gardner Larry Werthmuller, to learn more about planting fall crops such as cabbage in this educational, hour-long presentation. This event is free and open to the public.

Taste of United Way luncheon, 11:45 a.m., 118 S. Fifth St. There will be a light lunch and a panel of speakers to address the needs in the community. This month the topic is after-school programs. Space is limited. RSVP at stjosephunitedway.org/taste or call 816-364-2381.

Marshmallow meteor shower battle, 2 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Washington Park branch, 1821 N. Third St. Kids from kindergarten to sixth grade are invited to arm themselves with DIY marshmallow shooters and battle their friends. Make it out of the meteor shower to win a prize. Call 816-232-2052 for more information.

Genealogy assistance, 2 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St. Need help with genealogy research? Stop by today for assistance. Call 816-232-8151 for more information.

“Take a Seat” preview party, 5 to 7 p.m., 722 Felix St., Room 108. Come see the items and events to be auctioned at the Noyes Home 125th anniversary celebration. Meet the artisans who created the pieces on display. Complimentary appetizers will be served.

Dungeons and Dragons Downtown, 5:30 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St. For adults and teens ages 14 and older. This weekly Dungeons and Dragons club will have some character sheets made, or you can develop your own character. Beginners and experienced adventurers welcome. Call 816-232-7729 for more information.

THURSDAY

Art history lecture, 2 p.m., Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, 2818 Frederick Ave. Dr. Brett Knappe will discuss the museum’s American art collection. Lecture is free and open to the public. For information, visit albrecht-kemper.org.

Crafty Sew & Sews, 3 to 7 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Washington Park branch, 1821 N. Third St. Bring your own project or come enjoy one of ours. Call 816-232-2052 for more information.

Book Buddies, 4 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Washington Park branch, 1821 N. Third St. Children improve their skills by reading out loud to therapy dogs. For more information, call 816-232-2052.

RRT Jr. Players, 5 to 6:30 p.m., The Ruby Theater, 615 S. 10th St. Theater class for grades 6 to 12 with prior RRT or other theater experience. Classes meet Tuesdays/Thursdays through Nov 9. Cost is $112 and $101 for each additional sibling. For information, contact cheryl.wood@rrtstjoe.org or 816-232-1778.

Creative crafting, 6 to 8 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main. All ages can bring their craftwork (knitting, crocheting, spinning, painting, etc.) to the library and join other friendly crafters for some creative time. Call 816-324-4569 for more information.

Online business basics, 6:30 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main. Adults can learn how to sell items online using Amazon and Etsy in this class for business owners and regular consumers. Sign up at events.rhcl.org/events or call 816-324-4569.

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