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Freudenthal Fit Club, 9 a.m., East Hills Shopping Center. Gather at the fireplace in the food court for this weekly exercise class. Free and open to the public.

Preschool storytime, 10 a.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main St., Savannah, Missouri. For ages 3 to 5 featuring books, rhymes, finger puppets and crafts. Call 816-324-4569.

Preschool storytime, 10:30 a.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Carnegie branch, 316 Massachusetts Ave. For babies to preschool-age children. Each session has a theme, and books and crafts are chosen to support the theme to increase vocabulary and knowledge of a subject. Call 816-238-0526 for more information.

Preschool storytime, 11 a.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. For ages 3 to 5 featuring books, rhymes, finger puppets and crafts. Call 816-232-5479.

Cover to Cover book club, noon, Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Adults will discuss Allen Eskens’ novel “The Life We Bury.” Light refreshments served.

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

Reading Buddies, 4:30 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Children can practice their reading skills with a friendly therapy dog. No appointment needed. Call 816-232-5479 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.

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

Novel Ideas book club, 6:30 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Adults will discuss the historical novel “A Deceptive Homecoming” by Anna Loan-Wilsey, which takes place in St. Joseph. Light refreshments served.

Small business workshop, 6:30 p.m., InterServ Community Center, 5400 King Hill Ave. Each Wednesday in October, the Craig School on marketing plans.

THURSDAY

Preschool storytime, 10 a.m., Rolling Hills Library, Savannah branch, 514 W. Main St., Savannah, Missouri. For ages 3 to 5 featuring books, rhymes, finger puppets and crafts. Call 816-324-4569.

Walk with Ease, 10 a.m., Joyce Raye Patterson Senior Citizens Center, 100 S. 10th St. This free walking program focuses on improving health through education and exercise. Community members of all fitness levels are invited to attend. To register, call 816-271-7057 or visit www.moarthritis.org.

Preschool storytime, 10:30 a.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St. Storytime and crafts.

Smart driver class, 1 to 5 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Seniors can learn how to be better drivers through this AARP class. Cost is $15 for AARP members, $20 for non-members. Register at events.rhcl.org/events.

Friends of the Library book sale, friends-only preview at 2 p.m., open to public at 3 p.m., East Hills Shopping Center. Books, CDs, DVDs for $1 or $2 each.

Crafty Sew and Sews, 3 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Washington Park branch, 1821 N. Third St. Bring your own project to work on, or 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 reading skills by reading out loud to therapy dogs. Call 816-232-2052 for more information.

Anime/Manga Club for teens, 4 p.m., St. Joseph Public Library, Downtown branch, 927 Felix St. Teens in seventh through 12th grades are welcome to attend. No sign-up needed. Call 816-232-7729 for more information.

Art bar, 5:30 p.m., Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art.

Excel 102, 6:30 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Learn more about the spreadsheet software Microsoft Excel, including how to make tables and charts. Register at events.rhcl.org/events.

Brown County Genealogical Society, 7 p.m., Research Library, 116 S. Seventh St., Hiawatha, Kansas. Guest speaker will be Steve Gingery. All are welcome to attend.

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