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24th Annual Chili, Chips, and Cheese

Occurs Nov. 13, 2016

Location St. Patrick's Parish Hall

Contact Jordan Schupp (

Organization Lambda Sigma Pi


Lambda Sigma Pi is hosting it's 24th annual All You Can Eat-Chili, Chips, and Cheese event at the St. Patrick's Parish hall. Vegetarian chili will also be available. The event will be on November 13th and will run from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. All proceeds will be going to local charities. More information can be found at

Train Show to Benefit Pettis County History Museum

Occurs Oct. 29, 2016

Location 228 Dundee Avenue Sedalia, MO 65301

Contact Ken Bird (

Organization The Pettis County Historical Society

The Pettis County Historical Society is sponsoring the 4th annual "Sedalia Rails Train and Toy Show," which includes a model train swap. The Liberty Park Convention Hall is hosting Staurday, October 29th from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. The show will feature operating model trains of various scales, purchasable models, railroad collectibles, toys, books, antiques, and more.
Door prizes will be awarded each hour and food and refreshments will be available throughout the day. For more information, contact Ken Bird at

Freaker's Ball

Occurs Oct. 30, 2016

Location 14905 County Road 7100, Rolla, MO 65401-8029

Contact Danny Massa (

Organization KMNR 89.7 FM


KMNR 89.7FM invites you to come on down to The Moose Lodge to enjoy our annual Freaker's Ball this Saturday, October 29th from 7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. This year's Freaker's Ball theme is in the Jungle, so look the part.
This year, KMNR will be bringing you the talented Sleepy Kitty, Automagik, and Middle Class Fashion.
Buses will be leaving from the Havener Center beginning at 7 p.m. and will continue every 15 minutes until the event ends.

SouthWinds Creative Showcase

Occurs Nov. 2, 2016

Location St. Pat's C in Havener

Contact Hadley Bjerke (

Organization SouthWinds magazine

Come showcase you creative artworks, including prose, poetry, pictures, drawings, short stores, and beyond. Submit your work to There is an anonymous option for those wishing to have their work read, but wishing to remain mysterious. The event will take place in St. Pat's C in the Havener center from 5-7pm on November 2nd.

SouthWinds Creative Arts Contest

Occurs Nov. 11, 2016

Location Online

Contact Hadley Bjerke (

Organization SouthWinds magazine

Southwinds is hosting a "Creative Arts Contest," in prose, photos, and arts. There will be winner in each category! Possible themes include, but are not limited to food, supernatural, and time. Please submit at or email for any questions. Contest deadline is November 11, 2016.

Band BBQ

Occurs Nov. 8, 2016

Location Havener Lawn

Contact Peyton Shaw (


From 11am to 2pm the Missouri S&T Bands will be holding a BBQ fundraiser on November 3rd, 4th, 7th and 8th! Hot dogs and hamburgers will be available for those who wish to support the Bands at S&T.

22nd Annual Haunted Maze

Occurs Nov. 1, 2016

Location 2631 Vienna Rd

Contact Travis Zerna (

Organization Delta Tau Delta


Looking for a good scare this weekend? Come check out Delta Tau Delta's twenty-second annual Haunted Maze to support Juvenile Type 1 Diabetes research. The maze consists of many twists, turns, and monsters throughout. We will be open from this Friday the 28th through Monday the 31st from 7 to 11 pm at the Delta Tau Delta fraternity, 2631 Vienna Road, Rolla, MO. There will be a small donation to enter the maze, with wristbands for unlimited access for a slightly larger donation.

Sexual Assault Awareness Week

Occurs Nov. 12, 2016

Location Outside the Library

Contact Trevor Thornton (

Organization Sigma Phi Epsilon

Missouri S&T campus organizations are banding together to bring you Sexual Assault Awareness Week! SAAW, for short, is dedicated to raising awareness of the sexual assault that occurs on college campuses and fund-raises to bring T.A.K.E. Defense™ to Missouri S&T. SAAW will begin Saturday November 5th and end on Saturday November 12th. Fliers will be posted around campus with additional information.

Chicken Benefit Dinner

Occurs Nov. 6, 2016

Location First United Methodist Church Rolla

Contact Patrick Coday (

Organization Lambda Chi Alpha


Lambda Chi Alpha is hosting it's 56th annual Chicken Benefit Dinner. For a low price you get an all you can eat buffet consisting of fried/grilled chicken, mashed potatoes, green beans, rolls, ice cream, and drinks. All proceeds go towards Russell House and Gingerbread House. We offer dine in, carry out, and delivery. For pricing, please contact the philanthropy chair, Patrick Coday at

Phi Sigma Dine to Donate

Occurs Nov. 2, 2016

Location Applebee's

Contact Caroline Hunt (

Organization Phi Sigma Biological Honors Society

Come support Phi Sigma at Applebee's! On November 2nd from 6-8, a portion of the proceeds will go towards supporting the Phi Sigma biological honors society here at Missouri S&T. We are a service and honors organization dedicated to service and volunteering related to the life sciences. You must present the event flyer (which can be presented on your phone). Contact Caroline Hunt at or visit our Facebook page, at Missouri S&T Phi Sigma Biological Honors society, for the flyer. We hope to see you there!

Book Sale

Occurs Nov. 5, 2016

Location Rolla Public Library

Contact Diana Watkins (

Organization Director


The Rolla Public Library is holding a "Friends of the Library" book sale. Thursday November 3rd from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. for members only, but you can join the group at the door. November 4th and 5th will be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.

FAFSA Help in the Student Success Center

Occurs Nov. 3, 2016

Location Toomey

Contact Tegan Brand (

Organization Financial Aid Peer Counselors

Don't get left behind, fill out your FAFSA on time! The priority deadline for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid has changed to February 1st for Missouri S&T. To help you through the FAFSA process, Peer Counselors will be stationed in the Student Success Center on November 1st, 2nd, and 3rd from 10 am to 1 pm daily. Stop by to fill out your FAFSA, ask any questions you may have, and eat some free food.

Res Hall Week 2016

Occurs Oct. 29, 2016

Location Missouri S&T

Contact John Padgett (

Organization Residence Hall Association


The Residence Hall Association of Missouri S&T invites you to celebrate our residential community during our annual Res Hall Week! Throughout the week of October 23rd, RHA will be hosting free events every day across campus. Whether you are living on campus currently, or want to support your old residence hall, we invite you to join us for fun and festivities! For more information, check out or visit our Facebook page by searching "@SandTRHA". Got Spirit? Show us at Res Hall Week 2016!

Blood Drive

Occurs Nov. 3, 2016

Location Havener St. Pat's A&B

Contact Barrett Barker (

Organization Student Council and Omega Sigma


Missouri S&T's Student Council and Omega Sigma are hosting a blood drive on Tuesday November 1st through Thursday November 3rd. Donors can give inside the Havener Center on the S&T campus in Rolla from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

109th Annual Best Ever

Occurs Nov. 28, 2016

Location Sunny Wall, by the Grotto

Contact Danielle Talley (

Organization St. Pat's Board

The St. Pat’s Celebration Committee is now accepting nominations for Queens and Knights for the 109th Annual Best Ever St. Pat’s! If your organization is interested in nominating a Queen or Knight, contact Alex Molner at All forms and fees are due by November 28, 2016, and there is a late fee for all submissions submitted after the cutoff date.
Merch will be sold on campus every weekday in front of the Curtis Law Wilson Library from 9 am to 4 pm until the celebration. You can also buy merchandise on Saturdays during usual business hours in front of Walmart, Price Chopper and other businesses around Rolla.

You can find more events at the Missouri S&T Calendar

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