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TODAY

Walking Book Club, 7 a.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Carnegie branch, 316 Massachusetts Ave. Take book discussion outside. Meetings may be canceled due to inclement weather. Call 816-238-0526 for more information.

Universe of Stories summer program, 10 a.m. St. Joseph Public Library, East Hills branch, 502 N. Woodbine Road. This week enjoy Casey’s Creatures Animal Show. For more information, call 816-232-3812.

Mayor’s proclamation, 11 a.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St. Mayor Bill McMurray will present the library with a proclamation for Local History Week and Founders Day. The library is helping the community celebrate the second annual event, running from July 22 through 27.

Cover to Cover Book Club, noon, Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. This book club for adults will discuss the novel “The Milk Lady of Bangalore” by Shoba Narayan. For information, call 816-232-5479.

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

DIY moon sand craft, 2 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Washington Park branch, 1821 N. Third St. Kids from kindergarten to sixth grade are welcome. Call 816-232-2052 for more information.

Pokemon Club, 5 p.m., St Joseph Public Library, East Hills branch, 502 Woodbine Road. All ages welcome, but children 10 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Bring games, cards and art to share, battle and trade. For more information, call 816-236-2136.

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

Eagles Aerie and Auxiliary No. 49, 6 to 8:30 p.m., tenderloin dinner with other assorted sandwiches. Proceeds support local heart charities.

Novel Ideas, 6:30 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. This book club for adults will discuss the novel “Enchantress of Numbers” by Jennifer Chiaverini. For information, call 816-232-5479.

“Stars of the Pharaohs,” 7 p.m., Bushman Planetarium, Agenstein Hall, Missouri Western State University campus. Travel to ancient Egypt to see how science was used to tell time, make a calendar and align huge buildings. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for children, students, military and seniors. Tickets must be purchased in advance. For tickets, go to missouriwestern.edu/planetarium or buy in person at Agenstein Hall, Room 140, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

THURSDAY

Wathena United Methodist Women garage sale, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Jones’ Market, U.S. Highway 36, east edge of Wathena. The Wathena United Methodist Women are having a garage sale. Proceeds will be used help missions.

Teen slime science, 2 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main St., Savannah, Missouri. Teens will get scientific when they make a variety of slime recipes. To register, visit events.rhcl.org/events or call 816-324-4569.

DIY moon sand for teens, 3 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Carnegie branch, 316 Massachusetts Ave. Teens from seventh to 12th grades are invited to relax with moon sand. Call 816-238-0526 for more information.

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.

Anime/Manga Club for teens, 4 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St. No sign-up needed. Call 816-232-7729 for more information.

Apollo 11 moon landing 50th anniversary event, 5 to 7 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, Upper Story, 1906A N. Belt Highway. Help create a moon habitat, watch videos of the land, eat “astronaut” food and more. Open to all ages. For information, visit www.rhcl.org or call 816-232-5479.

Art bar, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, 2818 Frederick Ave. Event includes snacks, a cash bar and all the material and instructions. For information on projects, pricing and dates, visit www.albrecht-kemper.org.

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