An evening of good eating and musical performances will take place next Thursday to raise funds for Fairmount Community Center special needs.

An evening of good eating and musical performances will take place next Thursday to raise funds for Fairmount Community Center special needs.

With a benefit performance by The Metro Pops, the dinner and show at Fairmount Community Center, 217 S. Cedar Ave., costs $15 per person. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. The show starts at 7:30 p.m.

The menu includes salad, baked chicken/asparagus with mushroom sauce, a baked potato, steamed carrots, dinner roll, peaches and cream cobbler and coffee or tea. Tickets must be purchased in advance, and limited seating is available. Contact 816-254-8334 for more information.