Annual #ShopAC Event

Mark your calendars for ACDC's #ShopAC event! On Thursday, Nov. 15, many of your favorite stores in Atchison County will be open until 8 pm, offering specials or highlighting specific products. Please take time that day to support our local businesses and explore what we have to offer right here in Atchison County.

National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child

The Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child is Nov. 12 - 19. The drop-off location is at the United Methodist Church in Rock Port. This is a wonderful opportunity to help children all around the world.

"Adopt-A-Child" Program for Tarkio, Westboro, and Fairfax

Tarkio/Westboro Ministerial Alliance has launched its annual "Adopt-A-Child Christmas Program." This year Tarkio will be handling the adoptions for Fairfax also. Applicants should apply through Community Services or the Tarkio First Baptist Church. Qualified families or individuals may apply now through Wednesday, Nov. 21, at noon.

Adopt A Meal on Wheels Program

Tarkio/Westboro Ministerial Alliance is sponsoring a new program this year to replace the senior baskets program that had been held in years past during the holiday season. Adopt A Meal on Wheels Program will help pay for seniors' meals in Tarkio and Fairfax. Donate to the Tarkio/Westboro Ministerial Alliance or to Tarkio Nutrition Center (suggested payment is $30, which would cover 1 month for a senior or homebound individual). Donations may be dropped off at the First Baptist Church or the Tarkio Nutrition Center.

TRAITS words

The Northwest Missouri Culture of Character TRAITS word of the month for November is: Citizenship - being loyal to your school, community, & country.

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