Things to Do - Local & Area


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Local Event

  • Oct 21, Engles Sr. Center Auction 10am, Breakfast 8am, Lunch, Raffles 345-8277
  • Oct 21, Friends of the Library Book Sale9am-noon, 210 W. Main
  • Oct 21, Cherry Grove Church Fall Festival, 3-8pm, Hwy 73, 10 miles N. of Buffalo
  • Oct 21, Buffalo Rural Fire Dept. meeting, DAV building, Maple St., Buffalo, 7pm.
  • Oct 24, Buffalo Community Farmers Market, Tuesdays, 2-6pm, South US Hwy 65
  • Oct 26, Friends of the Library Book Sale, 10am-1pm, 210 W. Main
  • Oct 26, Swap Meet, Thursdays 8am, Buffalo Livestock Auction, W. Hwy 32, Buffalo
  • Oct 26, Urbana Saddle Club barrel racing, 6pm, free
  • Oct 27, Senior Citizens Day, Skyline School, 1130am-2
  • Oct 27, D.C. Alumni Bunco Fundrasier, 205 S. Hickory, 6-8pm, 417-840-4474
  • Oct 28, Friends of the Library Book Sale9am-noon, 210 W. Main
  • Oct 28, Holiday Food Preservation Extension Class, Grace UMC, 8:30am-12:30pm, 417-345-7551
  • Oct 28, Parktacular, Buffalo City Park/Fairgrounds, 6-8pm, Buffalo Kiwanis Club
  • Oct 28, Octoberfest, Eagles, US 65, 4 miles N. of Louisburg, 4-12pm, fish fry, music
  • Oct 29, Trunk or Treat, Olive Point Baptist Church, 5-7pm
  • 2017 Pomme de Terre Rendezvous Oct 28-29
  • Oct 31, Colonial Springs Trick-or-Treat, 5:30-7:30pm
  • Oct 31, Halloween in the Park, Fair Grove, 6-8pm
  • Nov. 2, Chili & Soup Luncheon, Buffalo First Christian Church, 11am-1:30pm, 345-7471
  • Nov 3, Local Businesses Holiday Open Houses
  • Nov 4, Craft Bazaar, Macks Creek Senior Center, 8am-4pm
  • Nov. 4, Turkey Shoot, Eagles, US 65, 4 miles N. of Louisburg, 1pm
  • Nov 4, Benefit dinner, auction for Diana Hicks, 4pm, Long Lane Lions Club
  • Nov 11, Buffalo Veterans' Day Parade, Dallas County Sheriff's Posse-sponsor
  • Dec 9, Buffalo Christmas Parade, 3:00pm, Lineup 2:00pm
  • Buffalo Area Chamber of Commerce Interactive Community Calendar

Local Regular Meetings / Events

  • Buffalo Area Chamber of Commerce, noon 1st Wed., Dallas County Alumni Building.
  • Library Book Store Open, Thursdays 10am-1:00pm;  Sat. 9am-noon.
  • Dallas County Commission, Mon-Tues., 8:00-noon, County Clerk's office.
  • Masterminds of Biz, professional networking,Thurs 8-9:30am, 417-831-8796
  • The Haven Group Parenting Classes, 6pm, Thursdays except 1st Thurs.
  • Engle's Sr. Center, Buffalo. Lunch weekdays, 11am-12:30pm. Over 60, $3.50 suggested. Under 60, $6.
  • Macks Creek Sr. Center, 8am-2pm weekdays. Over 60, $4. Under 60 $6.50.
  • McCarty Sr. Center, Wheatland. Lunch weekdays 11:30-1pm. Activities.
  • Bingo-Buffalo DAV, N. Maple, Fridays at 6:00pm. For DAV services info 417-345-4035
  • Friends of the Library book sale, Saturdays 9-noon. Thursdays 10am-1:00pm
  • Free adult classes for High School Equivalency Diploma meet year round on Tuesday & Thursday from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m., in the Buffalo United Methodist Church basement, 205 S. Pine Street.  (417) 447-8860 or OACAC at (417) 345-7964.
  • Dallas County Area YMCA youth softball, Kelley Keim, 417-345-1116.
  • 2nd Saturday Marketplace, 8am-2pm, Buffalo square, through Fall
  • Buffalo Community Farmers Market, Tuesdays, 2-6pm, South US Hwy 65
  • Swap Meet, Thursdays 8am, Buffalo Livestock Auction, W. Hwy 32, Buffalo
  • Blanket the County with Love, Our Savior Luthern Church, drop off bedding items @ Neighborhood Center, 9am-4pm, Mon-Fri

Area Regular Events

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