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Posted on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Turkey Day dinner
The 22nd annual Community of Faith Thanksgiving Day Dinner will be held on Thursday, Nov. 23, at Centenary United Methodist Church from noon – 2 p.m.
Deliveries will begin at 10:30 a.m. to Clarksville and Louisiana with take out meals available at noon.
Reservations for either delivery or take out can be made with the church office at 754-4412. The office will take calls on Thanksgiving Day.

Stark Bro’s
The Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry named Stark Bro’s as one of seven companies to be presented with a Fast Track Award for experiencing phenomenal growth.
“We love to see the kind of entrepreneurship and innovation that spurred the creation of Stark Bro’s Nurseries & Orchards Co. and continues to drive its success,” Missouri Chamber CEO and President Daniel Mehan said.
Stark Bro’s will accept the award on Thursday, Nov. 16, at Busch Stadium in St. Louis during the Missouri Business Awards.

Clarksville Bicentennial
The second program covering Clarksville’s history will take place at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 12, at Clarksville Christian Church.
The free program will be “The Second 100 Years: Voices From Our Past and Present” presented by Brett Engel.

Women’s group
The Ecumenical Women’s Breakfast is altering its schedule for this month’s meeting to Tuesday, Nov. 14, at First Presbyterian Church at 8:30 a.m.
The meeting’s program will be a presentation from a representative from The Aviary, a substance abuse treatment facility.
The meeting will be hosted by the ladies of Calvary Episcopal Church and Elmwood Presbyterian Church.

Birth certificates
Beginning on Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, adoptees born in 1941 or later will be able to request a non-certified copy of their original birth certificate.
The Bureau of Vital Records is now accepting applications after completion of a form and a $15 fee.
The application must be notarized unless the adoptee brings it in person to the Bureau of Vital Records office in Jefferson City.
The certificates cannot be used for establishing identity and are for genealogical purposes only.