In the Community
Kindergarten Drills and Skills basketball league
Peculiar Parks & Recreation invites kindergartners and/or 5-year-olds to join a five-week instructional basketball league. The sessions focus on basic skill development, such as dribbling, shooting, passing, and defending. The sessions are from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Nov. 17, Dec. 1, Dec. 8, Dec. 15, and Dec. 22. The cost is $50 per player. The registration deadline is Friday, Oct. 29. Flyer
Youth Basketball sign-ups in Peculiar
Peculiar Parks & Recreation invited boys and girls in grades 1-8 to sign up for its youth basketball league. Each team will play an eight-game regular schedule, with no tournament. Practices will begin in November and held on weekday evenings. Games will begin in December and will be shared with neighboring leagues in the area. Home games will be played on Saturdays at Raymore-Peculiar facilities. The cost is $95 per player. The registration deadline is Friday, Oct. 29. Flyer
Youth Wrestling sign-ups
The Ray-Pec Youth Wrestling Club is starting registration for the 2021-2022 season. Any boy or girl (ages 5-14) interested can sign-up here: www.raypecwrestling.com
Mizzou National Champion and Ray-Pec Alumni Mark Ellis is joining the staff. All registration fees will include your required USAWrestling Insurance card and shirt/short combo. If you have any questions contact firstname.lastname@example.org or Head Wrestling Coach Brett Barbarick at email@example.com
Trunk-or-Treat on Oct. 26
Mark your calendar for the Ray-Pec High School Trunk-or-Treat event. It is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 26, in the parking lot behind Ray-Pec South Middle School.
Admission is a canned good or nonperishable food item per child participating. This annual event is sponsored by the RPHS Student Senate and other groups from the high school, middle school, and community organizations.
Drive Thru Trunk-or-Treat on Oct. 27
Families are invited to a Drive Thru Trunk-or-Treat event from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27, at Peculiar United Methodist Church, 20521 S. School Rd. This is a fun-filled, socially-distanced event where kids can show off their costumes and receive treats from trunks. The church will also hand out bags of kid-friendly, non-perishable food for families while supplies last.
Ray-Pec Baseball Parents invite you to a Mouse Race at 7 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Creekmoor Golf Course as a fundraiser for the Ray-Pec Baseball Program. There will be silent and live auctions, Heads and Tails Games, Mouse Roulette, and food and a drink provided with your ticket purchase.Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 dollars at the door. This will also be a time to celebrate Coach Gary Renshaw in his final year as the varsity baseball coach. More information: Flyer
Sign-ups tickets and activities are being done through Sign-Up Genius: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0e4baba92fa5ff2-mouse)
BSA - Girl Troop 7032
Girls ages 11 to 17 are invited to join Troop 7032. See information below.
Truth Scouts Club
Children in first grade and older are invited to join the Truth Scouts Club, which meets from 4:15 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays at First Baptist Church of Peculiar, 216 E. Broadway St. Formerly known as The Good News Club, the club has changed names and moved to the First Baptist Church location. The club is free. Activities include games and songs and Bible lessons.
Children can walk with the Truth Scouts Club teachers after school from Peculiar Elementary School to the club location, or they can be transported by parents. If children are walking with the TSC teachers, parents must notify Peculiar Elementary before the child's first club attendance so that children will be in the correct dismissal line. Register here
For more information, contact Hanna Sims at 816-392-0094 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cass County Dental Clinic
Spring is on the way! Spring break is a great opportunity to schedule your child's dental checkup or to complete any outstanding treatment. Cass County Dental Clinic is here for your child's dental needs! To schedule, call 816-322-7600 (Belton) OR 816-380-4000 (Harrisonville) today. Medicaid plans accepted, discounts for uninsured patients. *Must qualify based on household size and income.
Cass County Dental Clinic
Summer is the perfect time to schedule your child’s dental check-up or to complete any outstanding treatment! Call Cass County Dental Clinic at 816-322-7600 (Belton) or 816-380-4000 (Harrisonville) to schedule an appointment. All Missouri Medicaid plans accepted! No dental insurance? You may qualify for a discount.
Cass County Dental Clinic provides dental services to children from birth to age 20 in Cass County who are Missouri Medicaid or low-income uninsured. These services include x-rays, exams, fillings, extractions, crowns, cleanings, sealants and fluoride varnish. A financial screening is required for those without insurance.
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