Local Briefs

Quinsippi Stamp Club to meet July 10

Posted: Jul. 7, 2019 12:01 am

QUINCY -- The Quinsippi Stamp Club will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, at Good Samaritan Home, 2130 Harrison.

After a short business meeting, the club will hold a stamp auction. The public is invited to participate in the bidding and provide items relating to stamp collecting, such as postal stamps, stamp collections and first-day covers. A free copy of the items listed for the auction is available upon request. For more information, call 217-430-2033. Refreshments will be provided.

Agriculture

Garlic workshop planned Sept. 20 in Kirksville

An overview of statewide production, cultivars, pests and diseases will be discussed at a University of Missouri Extension garlic workshop on Friday, Sept. 20, in Kirksville.

Local Briefs

Historical Brown County buildings open in September

The Whistle Stop Depot Museum and Ferguson Valley School are open from noon to 4 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 29, and from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, after the uptown activities at the Fall Festival.

Local Briefs

Augusta Lions Club to sponsor Rampage Championship Wrestling

The Augusta Lions Club is sponsoring a wrestling event on Saturday, Sept. 14, during Augusta Days, to honor veterans and military personnel and raise money to build a Veterans Memorial Park in Augusta.

Local Briefs

'Cops and Nachos' set for Friday

Quincy Police officers will be raising money Friday to benefit Special Olympics.

Education

QND Foundation golf tournament set for Sept. 23

Quincy Notre Dame Foundation's 34th annual Scholarship Golf Tournament will be held Monday, Sept. 23 at Westview Golf Course.

Local Briefs

Homebank to offer free shred day

Homebank is offering a free shred day from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 7, in the bank's parking lot at 305 N. 48th.