Community Calendar

 

EACH MONDAY AND THURSDAY:

THE WEST PLAINS SENIOR CENTER AT 416 EAST MAIN IN WEST PLAINS IS HOSTING A RUG-MAKING CLASS EACH MONDAY AND THURSDAY FROM 10:00 TIL 1;00 P.M.  LUNCH IS SERVED FROM 12:00 TIL 12:30.  COST FOR SUPPLIES TO GET STARTED IS $20.00.  FOR A REFRESHER COURSE IS $10.00.  INSTRUCTORS ARE KAREN RICKARD AND RACHEL HAMBY.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 417-256-4055.

 

OCTOBER 24-25:

THE MOUNTAIN VIEW AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE INVITES EVERYONE TO THE 32ND ANNUAL “ARKANSAS BEANFEST”  AND CHAMPIONSHIP OUTHOUSE RACES ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY,  OCT. 24 and 25,  INMTN. VIEW ARKANSAS …..SATURDAY KICKS OFF THE WITH THE BEANS AND  CORNBREAD COOKING CONTEST FOLLOWED BY THE  HILARIOUS….”ARKANSAS CHAMPIONSHIP OUTHOUSE RACES” A TALENT SHOW AND MUSIC ON SQUARE. THE ARTISANS MARKET AND A RODEO WILL BE BOTH FRI & SATURDAY.  .

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 28:

A PRIVATE PESTICIDE APPLICATOR TRAINING SESSION WILL BE HELD AT 6;00 P.M. ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 28TH AT THE MISSOURI EXTENSION CENTER IN THE ALTON COURTHOUSE.  THE TRAINING WILL LAST APPROXIMATELY 2 ½ HOURS AND THE COST IS $12.00.  ONCE THE TRAINING IS COMPLETED THE MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE WILL USED A FIVE YEAR LICENSE.  YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OLD OR OLDER AT ATTEND THIS CLASS.  SEATING IS LIMITED.  CALL 417-778-7490 FOR MORE INFORMTION.

 

OCTOBER 28:

GFWC ALTON CULTURE CLUB IS SPONSORING A GUEST SPEAKER ELAINE McGEE, WHO IS A PROJECT DIRECTOR FOR CASA AT 5:30PM AT THE ALTON SENIOR CENTER.

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31ST IS TRICK OR TREAT NIGHT IN THAYER. 

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31:

THE THAYER CLIFTON LODGE WILL HOLD A CHILI SUPPER ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31ST AT THE LODGE LOCATED AT 3RD AND WALNUT STREET FROM 5:00 TIL 8:00 P.M.  HAVE A BOWL OF CHILI, DESERT AND WITCH’S BREW FOR $5.00.  BRING THE KIDS..COME EAT WITH US.  WE WILL BE PASSING OUT AND CANDY TO THE TRICK OR TREATERS.

 

OCTOBER 31:

THE COUCH PTO TO HOST THE 6TH ANNUAL TRUNK OR TREAT FROM 4:30-6:30PM, AT THE COUCH SCHOOL BETWEEN THE LUNCHROOM AND HIGH SCHOOL BUILDINGS. PLEASE PARK IN THE HIGH SCHOOL PARKING LOT. CASH PRIZE TO THE BEST DECORATED TRUNK! FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CALL DIANNA FRALEY AT 417-264-3997 OR THE COUCH SCHOOL 417-938-4215.

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1:

A BENEFIT AUCTION AND FOOD AUCTION WILL BE HELD SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1ST FOR JOHN MINNICH.  AUCTION WILL BE HELD AT THE BIRCH TREE ELEMENTARY AT 5;00 P.M. THEY WILL RAFFEL  OFF A DUTCH WALL CLOCK, A RUGARR 22 250 RIFLE WITH A BOX OF SHELLS.  TICKETS ARE $1.00 EACH OR 6 FOR $5.00.   AUCTION INCLUDES EVERYTHING FROM SOUP TO NACHO’S, ASSORTED BAKED GOODS. ALL DONATIONS APPRECIATED.  INFORMATION – LOUISE MINNICH AT 573-325-4474. 

 

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3:

THE OREGON COUNTY EXTENSION CENTER AND NRCS WILL SPONSOR A TOUR OF THREE LOCAL HIGH TUNNELS ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3RD AT 9;00 a.m.  THIS TUNNEL ACTS MUCH LIKE A GREENHOUSE, BUT PLANTS CAN BE IN THIS UNTIL THEY ARE FULL GROWN.   THEY ARE WEATHER PROTECTED, PEST CONTROL..PLANT DISEASES, WEEDS, AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT IS REDUCED.  CONTACT THE OREGON COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE AT 417-778-7490 TO REGISTER..NO CHARGE TO ATTEND.

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6:

THE FAITH ASSEMBLY CHURCH, 751 WORLEY DRIVE IN WEST PLAINS HAS STARTED A MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUP FOR THOSE FIGHTING CANCER, CANER SURVIVOR AND FOR THEIR FAMILIES AND LOVED ONE.  THE GROUP MEETS THE FIRST THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH AT 6:30.  FREE SNACKS AND DRINKS ARE PROVIDED.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT THE CHURCH MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY BETWEEN 9;00 AND 3;00 AT 417-256-9214.

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15:

THE BB ROAD VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT WILL HOST A HUNTER MEAL ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15TH FROM 5:00 TIL 8:00 P.M. THIS WILL INCLUDE A HAM AND BEAN/CHILI SUPPER WITH ALL THE FIXINGS AND DESSERT WITH A DONATION FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN OVER 12 FOR $8.00.  CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER $4.00 AND PRESCHOOLERS FREE.  CARRY OUTS  AVAILABLE.   A LIVE AUCTION AND DRAWINGS FOR BOTH THE SAVAGE AXIS RIFLE AND KITCHEN APPLIANCE PACKAGE.  THE BB ROAD COMMUNITY CENTER IS LOCATED ON HIWAY 160 EAST TO INTERSECTION OF CR 225/222 – 10 MILES EAST OF ALTON.