This week's calendar of events (Dec. 5 – 11)


Thursday, Dec. 5

• 7 a.m.-Noon, Linen Sale, Saint Francis Medical Center, Cape Girardeau, 331-3000.
• 9-11 a.m., Low Impact Fitness Classes, Osage Centre, Cape Girardeau, 339-6604.
• 10:30 a.m., Storytime With Mrs. A, Riverside Regional Library, Jackson, 243-8141.
• 12:10-12:40 p.m., Healthy Bites, “Martial Arts for Life,” Saint Francis Medical Center, Cape Girardeau, 331-5399.
• 5 p.m., Dinner Theatre “Tale of Three Brothers,” Byrd House: Jackson, 243-3764.
• 6-7 p.m., Weight Loss Solutions, Saint Francis Medical Center, Cape Girardeau, 331-3000.
• 6-9 p.m., Community Dance and Social “Jerry Ford Combo and Orchestra,” Arena Building, Cape Girardeau, 339-6340.
• 7 p.m., Harold O. Grauel Lodge #672, Masonic Temple, Cape Girardeau.
• 7-8 p.m., Cape Veterans Home AA, 2400 Veterans Memorial Drive, Cape Girardeau, 332-8339.

Friday, Dec. 6

• 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., 15th Annual Christmas Tree Exhibit, Lutheran Heritage Center, Altenburg, 824-6070.
• 10 a.m.-4 p.m., National Quilt Museum Exhibition, History Center, Jackson, 979-5170.
• 11:30 a.m., Tobacco Cessation Class, Saint Francis Medical Center, Cape Girardeau, 331-5970.
• Noon-4:30 p.m., World War II, Ice Age & Dinosaur Herd Exhibit, Bollinger County Museum of Natural History, Marble Hill, 238-1174.
• 5-9 p.m., 15th Annual Bonney Bank Fine Arts and Crafts Sale, Christ Episcopal Church, Cape Girardeau, 335-2997.
• 6-9 p.m., Ivas John, The Library, Cape Girardeau, 335-2806.
• 6:30 p.m., Interfaith Concert, Christ Episcopal Church, Cape Girardeau, 576-4134.

Saturday, Dec. 7

• 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Plowshares International Fair Trade Market, Abbey Road Christian Church, Cape Girardeau, 335-3422.
• 8 a.m.-3 p.m., 3rd Annual Leader in Me Craft Fair, Oak Ridge School, Oak Ridge, 266-3232.
• 9 a.m., Craft Fair, VFW, Cape Girardeau, 334-4438.
• 9 a.m., Knitting and Crochet Group, Riverside Regional Library, Jackson, 243-8141.
• 9 a.m., Winner’s Circle Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International, Marquette Tower, Cape Girardeau, 450-5902.
• 9 a.m.-Noon, Preparation for Childbirth Class, Saint Francis Medical Center, Cape Girardeau, 331-5501.
• 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 15th Annual Bonney Bank Fine Arts and Crafts Sale, Christ Episcopal Church, Cape Girardeau, 335-2997.
• 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. & 2-4 p.m., Southeast Missouri State University Percussion Ensemble Family Holiday Concert, Bedell Performance Center, Cape Girardeau, 651-2265.
• 2 p.m., Brian and Terri Kinder Kids Music Show, Riverside Regional Library, Jackson, 243-8141.
• 4-8 p.m., Southern Country Church Tour, St. James United Church of Christ, Tilsit, 275-6801.
• 8 p.m.-Midnight, Buddy Dee’s and the Cruisers, Lone Wolf, Isle Capri, Cape Girardeau,730-7624.
• 8 p.m.-Midnight, Dr. Fever and the Venus Flytrap, 21 Taps, Cape Girardeau, 803-2777.

Sunday, Dec. 8

• 1-4 p.m., Museum Tours, Oliver House, Jackson, 243-0533.
• 2-3 p.m., German Christmas Service, Hanover Lutheran Church, Cape Girardeau, 335-8583.
• 2-3:30 p.m., Auditions for “Eyes Upon the Cross,” a play by Don A. Mueller, Public Library, Cape Girardeau, 314-803-7547.
• 2-4 p.m., Christmas Concert, Immaculate Conception Church, Jackson, 243-3182.
• 3-5 p.m., Sounds of the Season, Cape First Church, Cape Girardeau, 334-4822.
• 6-8 p.m., Santa Claus, Oliver House Museum, Jackson, 243-0533.

Monday, Dec. 9

• 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Exhibition from the Permanent Exhibition, Crisp Museum, Cape Girardeau, 651-2265.
• 10:45 a.m., Take Off Pounds Sensibly #827, Emanuel United Church of Christ, Jackson.
• 6-7 p.m., Weight Management First Steps, HealthPoint Plaza, Cape Girardeau, 986-4440.
• 6-8 p.m., Infant Care Class, Saint Francis Medical Center, Cape Girardeau, 331-5501.
• 6-9 p.m., Country Club Western Dancers: Lines and Partners, Legion Post 63, Cape Girardeau, 204-7578.
• 7:30 p.m., Excelsior Masonic Lodge #441, Masonic Hall, Jackson.

Tuesday, Dec. 10

• 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Advanced Cardiac Life Support/Basic Life Support (live class), Saint Francis Medical Center, Cape Girardeau, 331-5324.
• 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m., 10% Tuesday – Gordonville Attendance Center, Gordonville Grill, Gordonville, 243-0101.
• Noon-1 p.m., Supportive Counseling Cancer Support Group, Saint Francis Cancer Institute, Cape Girardeau, 331-5465.
• 1-2 p.m., Diabetes Self-Management Support Group, HealthPoint, Cape Girardeau, 339-0121.
• 1-6 p.m., Missouri Bicentennial Paint for a Cause, Painted Wren Gallery, Cape Girardeau, 579-1000.
• 4 p.m., Knitting and Crochet Group, Riverside Regional Library, Jackson, 243-8141.
• 6 p.m., Celebrate Recovery, Calvary Temple, 1725 Hwy. 72 E., Fredericktown.
• 6-7 p.m., Mended Hearts, Southeast Hospital Harrison Room, Cape Girardeau, 331-6630.
• 6-7 p.m., Community Zumba, Cape First Church Kid’s Korner, Cape Girardeau, 545-5755.
• 6-7 p.m., Stepping Stones Bereavement Support, Saint Francis Hospice Services, Cape Girardeau, 331-3177.
• 6:30-8 p.m., Auditions for “Eyes upon the Cross,” a play by Don A. Mueller, Public Library, Cape Girardeau, 334-5279.
• 7:30-9:30 p.m., Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker, Bedell Performance Hall, Cape Girardeau, 651-2265.
• 8-11 p.m., Songwriters’ Night, Port Cape Restaurant, Cape Girardeau, 334-0954.

Wednesday, Dec. 11

• 8 a.m.-Noon, CPR Basic Life Support, Saint Francis Medical Center, Cape Girardeau, 331-5324.
• 9 a.m., River City Workers for the Blind Monthly Meeting, Public Library, Cape Girardeau, 334-5279.
• 1:30-3 p.m., Grief Support Group, HealthPoint, Cape Girardeau, 335-6208.
• 5:30 p.m., Laughter Yoga, Riverside Regional Library, Jackson, 243-8141.
• 5:30-7 p.m., Sibling Class, Southeast Hospital, Cape Girardeau, 334-4822.
• 6:30 p.m., Special Speaker – Ron Sutton, Bella Italia, Cape Girardeau, 450-5902.