A spaghetti dinner will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on April 19 at the Hobbs-Anderson American Legion Hall, 717 E. Broadway in Monett. The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children under 12. Carryout is available. Proceeds will go toward the Legion youth programs.
Monett Middle School and Missouri State University will host a Parents and Abstinence Education class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday, April 16 at the Monett Middle School. The instructor will be Dr. Amy Meriweather. For more information or to register, call Rebecca Gaines at 235-0960
Barry County Youth Camp is currently accepting donations for shoes, swim suits, shorts and tops for children, ages 7 to 10. Donations can be dropped off at Bremer Machine Shop in Monett, located at 202 Seventh St. or call 235-3211 or 235-3929.
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 1 to 6 p.m. on Monday, April 16 in the fellowship hall at Monett First Freewill Baptist Church, located on the corner of Central and Sycamore Streets.
The United Methodist men's breakfast will be held at 8 a.m. on Saturday, April 14 at the Monett First United Methodist Church. The guest speaker will be Chad Depée, Monett High School football coach.
The Monett Kiwanis Club will meet at noon on Tuesday, April 17 at Happy House Restaurant in Monett. Mark Nelson, chairman of the TIF commission, will be the guest speaker.
The Pleasant Ridge Special Road District will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 16 at the Pleasant Ridge School. The meeting is open to the public.
The annual Freistatt Volunteer Fire Department will meet at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 19 at the Freistatt Fire Station. The public is invited to attend.
The Tyson Foods "Crowin' For a Cure" Relay for Life team will host the ninth annual chicken dinner from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 21 in the south parking lot of Tyson Foods in Monett at the intersection of Kyler and County Streets. The cost is $5 per plate.
The City of Pierce City will hold its annual city-wide garage sale on Saturday, April 14. There will be no maps and people must put up their own signs. For more information, call 417-476-2323.
The VFW Post #4207 will host a luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18 at the Post, located west of Monett on Highway 60. The menu will include a hot open-faced turkey sandwich, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, salad, dessert, tea or coffee. The cost is $6.
The Kings Prairie Special Road District commissioners will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17 at Grant's Restaurant in Monett.