Thursday, July 11th - July 13th

Broadway in the Park:  Once On This Island, Kirksville Parks and Rec

Kirksville Parks and Rec presents Once On This Island.  A captivating musical legend of romance between a peasant girl and a rich city boy whom she saves from death. The performance will be at the Kirksville Middle School Auditorium from July 11th - 13th at 7pm - 9pm each night.  Tickets are available at the Aquatic Center or at the door.  The Cost is $5 for ages 13 and up, children 12 and under are free.  For more information call 660-627-7665

Friday July 12th 

Summer on the Square Concert:  Trouble Town (Classic Rock/Country), Kirksville Arts Association

Come enjoy this week's Summer on the Square Concert as the Kirksville Arts Association presents Trouble Town.  Bring your lawn chairs to the Court house lawn July 12th at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm for this free concert (The rain venue is Wrongdaddy's).  Contact the Kirksville Arts Association for information at 660-665-0500 or

Saturday July 13th

First Annual El Kadir Shrine Club Chicken-Que, El Kadir Srine Club

Are you tired of the same old BBQ?  Come out Saturday July 13th to the El Kadir Shrine Club Chicken-Que!  The Event will start at 11:00am and will last until the supplies run out.  A plate will cost $6 and includes 1/2 chicken, pork and beans, and cole slaw.  Along with the delicious food, there will be free children's activities such as a bounce house, water slide, and El Kadir Klowns.  Adult activities include a washers and horseshoe tournament. To order tickets or for more information, contact the El Kadir Shrine Club at 660-665-3312

Monday July 15th - Friday July 19th

Painting Picassos, Adain County Family YMCA

This Event will allow your children to create all the messy and fun projects that they would never be allowed to make at home!    Your children will spend time creating goop, body paint, clay dough, and a variety of other messy projects.  Ages 5 and up are allowed to participate.  The event will be held July 15th-July 19th at the Adair County Family YMCA from 3:30pm-5:00pm.  For more information contact the Adair County Family YMCA at 660-665-1922