THE FULTON COUNTY RELAY FOR LIFE GREAT CHOCOLATE ESCAPE FUNDRAISER WILL BE HELD WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1ST FROM 10:00 TIL 6:00 P.M. AT THE NORTH ARKANSAS ELECTRIC COOP ORANGE ROOM IN SALEM, ARKANSAS. SALE STARTS AT 10;00 AND CARRY OUT TRAYS ARE $10.00. (TRAYS PROVIDED) THE EASTER BUNNY WILL BE THERE FROM 3:45 TO 4:45 – PHOTOS TAKEN FOR A DONATION. ALSO OTHER FUND RAISERS ARE BEING HELD. PAINT YOUR FACE CHOCOLATE, QUILT RAFFLE, DRAWINGS. FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 870-895-2691.
COMPANION PLANTING WITH VEGETABLES, HERBS & FLOWERS. lEARN TO GROW MORE ROBUSTLY, ATTRACT BENEFICIAL INSECTS & POLLINATORS, REPEL PEST KNOWN TO FAVOR CERTAIN NEIGHBORS. TO REGISTER CALL THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI EXTENSION – OREGON COUNTY AT 417-778-7490. HELD AT THE OREGON COUNTY FOOD PRODUCERS AND ARTISANS CO-OP ALTON, MISSOURI 6 PM – 7 PM.
THE ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT WILL BE HELD AT THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH WEST OF MAMMOTH SPRING ON HIWAY 9, SATURDAY, APRIL 4TH AT 11:00 A.M. THIS IS FOR ALL KIDS 12 AND UNDER. LOTS OF EGGS TO HUNT AND PRIZES AND FUN. ALSO HOT DOGS AND ALL THE FIXINGS FOR LUNCH.
(info – church office – 625-3273)
A benefit auction for Bonnie House will be held on April 4th, 2015, at 6:00 P.M. in Bakersfield, Mo. at the High School Gym. All proceeds will go toward helping with medical expenses. Bonnie is having her other leg removed due to diabetes. To make donations you may call (417)284-7333 (ext. 400,403,407). We would like to thank everyone in advance for your efforts in HELPING MAKE this benefit a success.
Mammoth Spring Chamber of Commerce
April 4, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Simmons Bank Parking Lot
Vet: Langley Animal Clinic
Cost: $10 per animal
The UKC Benefit hunt will be held on April 4th at the County Line Coon Hunter’s Club. The UKC Bench Show will begin at 6:00 p.m. and the UKC Nite Hunt will begin at 7:00 p.m. Prizes, auction items and food will be available. John Curry with Diamond Dog Food & Hirsch Feed has helped to sponsor this event the last nine years. For more information, contact Bruce Bales at 417-272-0617.
THE ANNUAL MAMMOTH SPRING STATE PARK BIG EASTER EGG SCRAMBLE HOSTED BY THE SPRING RIVER LIONS CLUB STARTING AT 2 PM FOR CHILDREN 11 YEARS AND YOUNGER. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO MAKE A DONATION PLEASE CALL: HEIDI AT GREAT SOUTHERN BANK 417-264-7104 OR MAMMOTH SPRING STATE PARK 870-625-7364. YOU MAY ALSO MAIL YOUR DONATION: MAKE CHECK PAYABLE TO SPRING RIVER LIONS CLUB, 323 EAST WALNUT, THAYER MO 65791.
SPRING GOSPEL CONCERT WITH THE “FREEDOM QUARTET” FROM TENNESSEE WILL BE AT THE THAYERHIGH SCHOOL 7PM.
BB ROAD VFW & COMMUNITY CENTER HOSTING FROM 4PM – 7:0 PM A FISH FRY – SALADS – SIDE FIXINGS- DESSERTS & BEVERAGES. ADULTS ARE $8.00; CHILDREN 12 & YOUNGER $4.00 (PRESCHOOLERS EAT FREE) TAKE OUT AVAILABLE. TAKE HWY 160 EAST TO INTERSECTION OF cr 225/222 FROM ALTON, 10 MILES.
The BEST Foundation of Eminence R-1 School will be hosting a FREE Country and Gospel Music Show on April 11th at 7:00 p.m., in the Old High School gym. You don’t want to miss these entertainers...They will be:
Bonnie and Dave Anderson,
The Bressler Brothers,
The Bressler Cousins,
The Haversticks and
The award winning Baker Family.
Refreshments will be served. Plan to come out and support this event. All donations will be accepted
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF THAYER, MISSOURI ARE HOSTING WILLIAM’S SINGERS FROM WILLIAMS BAPTIST COLLEGE OF WALNUT RIDGE, ARKANSAS BEGINNING AT 6:00PM. THE PROGRAM IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND IS FREE – EVERYONE WELCOME!
OMC Fun Run Expo
3 to 7 p.m. Willard Hunter Classroom, Parkway Center
Participants will have the opportunity to pick up their t-shirts and race information for the April 25 Fun Run at the Superhero Fun Run Expo. In addition to packet pickup, the expo will include door prizes and giveaways, superhero activities for the whole family, and booths from local businesses, including those related to health and wellness. For more information about being a vendor or sponsor call 257-6737.
On Friday, April 24, 2015, 5-7 p.m., at the West Plains Civic Center, a chili supper to benefit children in need within the 37th Judicial Circuit will be held. The event will be hosted by the County Line Coon Hunters’ Association. Adult tickets can be purchased for $5.00 and child tickets for $3.00 on the night of the event. Purchasing the chili supper tickets will register you for door prize drawings that will be given away throughout the evening. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO HELP SPONSOR THE FOSTER CHILDREN BENEFIT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE
PLEASE CONTACT JUDY HANSMANN OGDEN 417-257-1593.
OMC Superhero Fun Run
8 a.m. Shaw Medical Building
Everyone needs a hero but cancer patients need superheroes. The Annual Ozarks Medical Center Fun Run is pleased to present the Superhero 5K, 10K and 1.5 mile racing event. The races begin at the OMC Shaw Medical Building, home to the OMC Cancer Treatment Center. The funds from this event go to support local cancer patients through “Nurturing Hope: A Community Cancer Project.” Online registration is available. Participants are encouraged to form teams of five or more and receive a $5 registration discount. In addition, an early registration discount is available through April 9. https://raceroster.com/events/2015/4722/ozark-medical-center-superhero-fun-run
THE OLD TIME MUSIC OZARK HERITAGE FESTIVAL WILL HOST A DROP IN LUNCHEON AND VOLUNTEER T-SHIRT PICKUP FROM 11:00 TIL 2;00 P.M. AT THE WEST PLAINS CIVIC CENTER. VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED FOR THE FESTIVAL THAT WILL BE HELD JUNE 19TH AND 20TH. VOLUNTEER TRAINING WILL BE MONDAY, JUNE 15TH AT THE WEST PLAINC CIVIC CENTER. THOSE INTERESTED IN HELPING IN ANY WAY SHOULD CONTACT THE WEST PLAINS COUNCIL ON THE ARTS AT www.info@westplainsarts or CALL DEE LEWIS AT 417-256-5563 OR 417-256-6919..DEADLINE FOR VOLUNTEER SIGN UP IS MAY 1ST.
VOLUNTEER TRAINING WILL BE HELD MONDAY, JUNE 15TH AT THE CIVIC CENTER.
Gate Training at 5:30
Shuttle Drivers 6:00 p.m.
Information Booth 6:30
Surveys 7:00 p.m.
THE VETERANS MEMORIAL IN ASH FLAT WILL HOLD THEIR MEMORIAL
DAY VETERANS PROGRAM ON MONDAY MAY 25TH. THEY ARE SELLING
BRICKS TO PUT ON WALL TO HONOR THE VETERANS. BRICKS ARE $50.00 EACH AND FORMS CAN BE PICKED UP AT THE ASH FLAT CITY HALL.
THEY HOPE TO HAVE ALL THEM IN PLACE BY THE MEMORIAL DAY PROGRAM. FOR MORE INFORMATION GO TO www.veteransmemorial.info OR CALL NELSON GATEWOOD AT 870-856-2216.
THE 21ST OLD TIME MUSIC OZARK HERITAGE FESTIVAL WILL BE HELD IN DOWNTOWN WEST PLAINS. ADMISSION TO ALL FESTIVAL EVENTS IS FREE. ENTERTAINMENT INCLUDES DR. RALPH STANLEY WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS AND QUEBE SISTERS BAND. FOR MORE INFORMATION GO TO WEB PAGE – www.oldtimemusic.org OR www.facebook.com/Old.time.Music.Festival.
Phone Emily Gibson 417-255-7966.
The Thayer-Mammoth Spring Rotary Auction is set for April 20-24 from 530p to 700p on K-Kountry 95 and AM 1290 The GIFT.