Community Calendar

 August 23:

Chrstos house 5k walk/run “glowdown” at the booster field, willow springs beginning at 8pm. to register and more information 417-469-1190.

 A FREE BEGINNER’S LINE DANCE WORKOUT IS OFFERED EACH FRIDAY FROM 1:00 TIL 2;00 P.M. AT THE SUMMERSVILLESENIORCENTER.  THIS IS A DANCE EXERCISE FOR THOSE WHO NEED THE MOTIVATION OF MUSIC AND FRIENDS.  A $1.00 DONATION IS SUGGESTED FOR THE SENIORCENTER TO COVER USE OF THE FACILITY.  FORE MORE INFORMATION CONTACT KATHIE COX AT 417-932-4866.

AUGUST 29 & 30:

THE 25TH ANNUAL SOLEMN OLD JUDGE DAYS IN MAMMOTH SPRING WILL BE HELD ON THE EVENING OF FRIDAY, AUGUST 29TH  WITH A GOSPEL SING AT THE MAMMOTH SPRING SCHOOL MULTIPURPOSE BUILDING AT 7:00 P.M.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT JIM MILLS AT 870-625-7278.   THEN ALL DAY SATURDAY, AUGUST 29TH WILL START WITH A PANCAKE BREAKFAST AT THE FIRE STATION.  ANTIQUE CAR SHOW OPENS AT 9:00 A.M.  AT THE STATE PARK.  AMISH FARMERS MARKET SET AT THE GAZEBO. THERE WILL BE CONCESSION, QUILT SHOW, HORSE SHOE PITCHING TOURNAMENT, ARCHERY DEMONSTRATION AND CITY WIDE YARD. SALE. FOR A YARD SALE SPOT CALL ROSE PIERCE TO RESERVE A SPOT 870-955-0239. ADMISSION IS FREE.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT CHRIS JONES AT 870-625-1415

 FRIDAY, AUGUST 29:

A GOSPEL SINGING WILL BE HELD AT THE MULTIPURPOSEBUILDING AT THE MAMMOTHSPRINGHIGH SCHOOL.  ADMISSION IS FREE AND REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SOLD.

 SATURDAY, AUGUST 30:

THE BEAVERSPRINGRIVER 5K RUN RUN AND WALK WILL BE HELD IN CONJUNCTION WITH SOLEMN OLD DAYS IN MAMMOTH SPRING.  REGISTRATION BEGINS AT 7:00 AND THE RACE STARTS AT 8:00. REGISTRATION FEE IS $15.00.  PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE OZARKA SCHOLARSHIP FUND. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT THE CITY HALL AT 870-625-3518.

 SATURDAY, AUGUST 30:

LOTS OF ACTIVITIES PLANNED FOR THIS DAY – VENDORS ALONG MAIN STREET SELLING ARTS AND CRAFTS AND MUSIC SHOWS THROUGHOUT THE DAY.  THE MAMMOTH SPRING BAND AND CHORUS WILL PERFORM. PANCAKE BREAKFAST AT THE FIRE STATION 6:00 TIL 10 9:00 A.M.FLAG CEREMONY AT THE CITY GAZEBO AT 9 A.M. 10:00 & 2:00 P.M. THE RE-ENACTMENT OF THE BANK ROBBERY. 9:00 -3:00 – THE QUILT SHOW AT FLORA EXPRESS. 9 TIL 4 – ANTIQUE TRACTOR AND FARM EQUIPMENT EXHIBIT AT SIMONS BANK PARKING LOT. – ARCHERY EXHIBIT AT SIMONS BANK PARKING LOT 9:00 TIL 3:00. 9 TIL 2 – ANTIQUE CAR SHOW AT MAMMOTH SPRING STATE PARK..GATES OPEN AT 9:00 JUDGING AT 11:00..TRIOPHIES PRESENTED AT 2:00 P.M.  THE SPRING RIVER LIONS CLUB AND SPRING DIPPER WILL BE SELLING HAMBURGERS, DRINKS AND ICE CREAM. GRAND GULF STATE PARK WILL HAVE REPTILE EXHIBIT AT RIVERBEND PARK. THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF MAMMOTH SPRING WILL BE SELLING FRIED PIES ON MAIN STREET AND WILL HAVE A BOUNCE HOUSE AT RIVERBEND PARK ACROSS FROM FIRE STATION. YARD SALE SITE WILL BE ON THE LOT AT THE RECYCLING CENTER DOWN BEHIND THE METHODIST CHURCH.  SPACE IS $10.00.. PROVIDE YOUR OWN TABLE. 870-955-0239

 THE HOWELL COUNTY RELAY FOR LIFE WILL BE HELD FROM NOON TO MIDNIGHT AT THE WEST PLAINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TRACK ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13TH.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT AIMEE HILT AT 417-372-1851 OR ASHLEY WALKER AT 417-293-9507.

 AUGUST 30:

THE 4TH ANNUAL RUN/WALK TO RAISE FUNDS FOR SCHOLARSHIPS TO OZARKA COLLEGE WILL AGAIN BE SPONSORED BY THE CHILDREN AND GRANDCHILDREN OF  DON & CHRISTINE BEAVERS. “RUN WITH THE BEAVERS WILL BE APPROXIMATELY 5K THROUGH THE RESIDENTIAL AREAS OF MAMMOTH SPRING BEGINNING AT 8AM.  THE EVENT WILL START AT THE TOURIST INFORMATION CENTER AT THE MAMMOTH SPRING STATE PARK. PARTICIPANTS WHO WANT A TEE SHIRT SHOULD REGISTER BY AUGUST 18TH.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT MAYOR JEAN PACE AT 870625-3378 OR 870-625-3518.

 AUGUST 30:

BB ROAD VFD & COMMUNITY CENTER IS THEIR ANNUAL BBQ PULLED PORK DINNER BEGINNING 4PM-7:30. THIS COMES WITH ALL THE FIXINGS. ADULTS & CHILDREN OVER 12 YEARS $8-CHILDREN 12 YEARS AND UNDER $4 AND PRESCHOOLERS EAT FREE. TAKE OUT AVAILABLE! LOCATED HWY 160 E TO INTERSECTION OF CR 225-222 FROM ALTON 10 MILES.

 AUGUST 31:

THE WILLIAMS FAMILY REUNION WILL BE HELD AT THE BB ROAD VFD & COMMUNITY CENTER STARTING AT 10AM. LOCATED HWY 160 E TO INTERSECTION OF CR 225-222 FROM ALTON 10 MILES.

 THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4:

THE HOWELL COUNTY RELAY FOR LIFE SURVIVOR RECOGNITION DINNER WILL BE HELD THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4TH AT 6:00 P.M. AT THE WEST PLAINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CAFETERIA.  ALL SURVIVORS AND ONE CARE GIVER ARE INVITED TO JOIN.  RSVP TO AIMEE HILT AT 417-372-1851 OR e-mail ahilt2009@gmail.com.

  SEPTEMBER 12 & 13:

THE ALTON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION IS PLANNING THE OZARKS BEATLEMANIA FESTIVAL IN ALTON ON SEPTEMBER 12TH AND 14TH.  THE WEEKEND INCLUDES A FREE FESTIVAL IN ALTON ON FRIDAY AND A CONCERT ON FRIDAY IN WEST PLAINS WITH THE LIVERPOOL LEGENDS.  THE BEATLES VISITED R&R PIGMAN’S RANCH IN ALTON 50 YEARS AGO. (info o- ozarksbeatlemania.com)

SEPTEMBER 13:

OZARK INDEPENDENT LIVING IS HOSTING ITS SECOND ANNUAL OZARK FALL FEST 9AM -5 PM.  AT THE WEST PLAINS MIDDLE SCHOOL FEMA BUILDING, 730 E. OLDEN, WEST PLAINS, MISSOURI. TO RESERVE A BOOTH OR FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CALL KATHY BAUER, 417-256-8714 EXT. 207.

 SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21:

THE GEORGE D. HAY FOUNDATION WILL PRESENTS A PROGRAM SALUTING THE MUSICAL ACHIEVEMENT OF 2014 ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST AT 1:30 AT THE GEORGE D HAY MUSIC THEATER, ONE MILE SOUTH OF MAMMOTH SPRING ON HIWAY 63.  THE HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES INCLUDE BIG JIM WEBB, RANDY TRAVIS, STONEWALL JACKSON AND MARTIN DELRAY.  JACKSON AND DELRAY AND ALONG WITH THE HOE-DOWN INDUCTEES DON BOYER, DOUG MARTIN, FRED MASTERS AND LIFETIME D.J. ACHIEVEMENT AWARD BILL RAINEY WILL BE AT THE PROGRAM.   ADMISSION IS FREE..DONATIONS ACCEPTED.  MUSICAL GUEST WILL BE WILFORD RAY AND THE NASHVILLE BAND. 

 SEPTEMBER 22:

THE SPRING RIVER VALLEY FRIENDS OF NRA DINNER WILL BE HELD AT THE OMAHA CENTER IN CHEROKEE VILLAGE ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND AT 5;30.  ALL PACKAGES AND PRICING IS EXCLUSIVE TO ADVANCED TICKET PURCHASES ONLY..MEAL PRICE SPECIALS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT ERICA WILLIARD AT 870-623-2765A OR MORGAN BROWN  870-612-0313. 

(THE NRA Foundation is a 501c 3 charity of the national rifle association.  net proceeds benefit shooting sports programs in the communities.  nra membership is not required to participate

SEPTEMBER 22:

THE 2014 SPRING RIVER VALLEY FRIENDS OF NRA DINNER WILL BE HELD AT 5:30 AT 20 OMAHA CENTER, CHEROKEE VILLAGE, ARKANSAS.  NOTE: ALL PACKAGES AND PRICING IS EXCLUSIVE TO ADVANCED TICKET PURCHASES ONLY…MEAL PRICE  SPECIALS NOT AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR.  THE NRA FOUNDATION IS A 501© 3 CHARITY OF THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION. NET  PROCEEDS  BENEFIT SHOOTING SPORTS PROGRAMS IN OUR COMMUNITIES. NRA MEMBERSHIP IS NOT REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE.  TO PURCHASE  OR FOR INFORMATION CALL ERICA  WILLARD 870-623-2765 OR MORGAN BROWN 870-612-0313.

  WEDNESDAY’S

THE “GIFT POWER SOURCE PRAYER LINE IS ON THE ‘GIFT’ ON 1290AM FROM 7:35 TO 8:00 A.M. EACH WEDNESDAY MORNING TAKING PRAYER REQUEST.  AREA MINISTERS WILL HOST AT DIFFERENT TIMES.  TO SEND IN YOUR PRAYER REQUEST SEND TO PRAYER REQUEST, P.O. BOX 15, THAYER, MO. 65791 PHONE 417-264-7063 OR E-MAIL prayer@am1290thegift.com.  STREAM ON-LINE www.am1290the gift.com.

THE OZARKS FOOD HARVEST MOBILE FOOD PANTRY IS PRE-QUALIFYING FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN AGES 0 TO 18 AS FOOD PANTRY RECIPIENTS BETWEEN 4:00 AND 5:45 AT THE WEST PLAINS PUBLIC LIBRARY COMMUNITY ROOM ON WEDNESDAY.  FOR DETAILS, CONTACT THE AMERICAN RED CROSS AT 417-257-0018.

(This is held the first Wednesday of each month)

FRIDAY’S

DANCE EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT WITH THE KEITH BRADSHAW BAND AT THE GEORGE D HAY FOUNDATION THEATER AT 7PM .  CONCESSION AVAILABLE WITH $5.00 ADMISSION. LOCATED 77 MUSIC HALL LANE, MAMMOTH SPRING, ARKANSAS. 1 MILE SOUTH OF THE state park, just off hwy 63. visit their facebook for upcoming bands at www.facebook/georgedhayfoundation

 FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS

HARDY JUNCTION MUSIC HALL INC LOCATED 3896 HWY 62 & 412 WEST. EVERY FRIDAY JAM SESSION (NO AMPS) AND  EVERY SATURDAY CALL 870-856-4600 TO SEE WHO’S PLAYING. SHOW TIME 6:30-8:30. 

SATURDAY’S

BAND AT THE GEORGE D HAY FOUNDATION THEATER AT 7PM, EVERY SATURDAY NIGHT.  CONCESSION AVAILABLE WITH $5.00 ADMISSION. LOCATED 77 MUSIC HALL LANE, MAMMOTH SPRING, ARKANSAS. 1 MILE SOUTH OF THE state park, just off hwy 63. visit their facebook for upcoming bands at www.facebook/georgedhayfoundation.