The Cuba City Council approved a request by Gordon Kitson to hold another Christmas tree lighting ceremony outside Recklein Auditorium in December.
You’ve heard of Christmas in July? Well, what about Easter in June?
Victorian Place of Cuba & The Arbors will be celebrating the delayed arrival of the Easter bunny on Saturday, June 9, and all children from the Cuba community are invited to participate.
The Cuba City Council met in regular session on Tuesday, May 15. The following items of city business were discussed at that time:
• Gordon Kitson addressed the council regarding a public Christmas tree lighting ceremony in December. The council voted to authorize another tree lighting ceremony outside Recklein Auditorium, and Kitson will get with the Cuba Chamber of Commerce to coordinate the event following this year’s Christmas Parade on Route 66.
Graduating seniors at Cuba High School completed their secondary school education by accepting diplomas at a commencement ceremony held inside Mike Voigt Gymnasium on Saturday night. A total of 85 seniors walked across the stage that night, taking their diplomas in hand and celebrating the end of their high school careers. Many of them will now prepare for a post-secondary education, while others enter the military or the labor workforce.
For a week in September 2016, the 68th Missouri Photo Workshop took Cuba, Missouri by storm. Besides the staff, it included 46 photographers from 15 U.S. states and 10 foreign countries. Participants were responsible for finding a topic, taking and editing photos, meeting with workshop staff for critiques, and creating a lasting series of photos that were exhibited to the public at the Cuba High School gym at the end of the week.