Backpack Buddies

The Backpack Buddies program needs you in order to serve healthy foods to four Fairfax children every weekend during the 2019-2020 school year. It costs $175 to support one child for a full year in the Backpack Buddies program but any size donation is welcome!

10th Annual Great Northwest Wine Fest

Wine Fest this year will be held on Sept. 21. The event, held from 11:30 am - 7 pm, is hosted by NWMEF.

Old Fashioned Saturday Night

Old Fashioned Saturday Night will be held on Sept. 21 this year and will begin at 5 pm.

ACDC Annual Meeting

Atchison County Development Corporation will hold the 2019 annual meeting on Wed., Sept. 25, at the Fairfax R-3 School Cafeteria. Everyone is welcome at 6 pm to visit with new businesses, neighbors, and friends. The complementary dinner will begin at 6:30 pm. Please contact ACDC (660-744-6562 or with your RSVP by Wed., Sept. 18.

Blood Drive

A blood drive will be held in Fairfax on Monday, Sept., 30. It's sponsored by the Fairfax FCCLA and FFA Chapters and hosted by the Community Blood Center. It will take place from 2 - 6 pm in the Fairfax R-3 Cafeteria.

Volleyball Pink Out Night

The date of the Volleyball Pink Out Night at Tarkio has been changed to Thursday, Oct. 10. The Schoolhouse Rock team will be holding a bake sale. Proceeds will be used to help local people who are facing cancer treatments. Donated baked goods can be taken to the TAC at 4:30 pm.

Operation Flood 2019 Clean Up Facebook Page

An informative Facebook page has been set up with contact lists, links and general tips for flood clean up. Click the following link to view the page - Operation Flood 2019 Clean Up. Make sure to give it a like to keep up to date with the information.

TRAITS words

The Northwest Missouri Culture of Character TRAITS word of the month for September is: Respect - treating others with courtesy and honor.

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