Wednesday, October 19th
Billye Brim Ministries will host the Autumn Assembly of Prayer at the Branson Events Center October 19-24. Joining Dr. Billye Brim in these special meetings will be Kenneth & Gloria Copeland, Lynne Hammond, Chip Brim and Rani Levy, plus other special guests.
Parking is free. Overflow parking shuttle provided.
MEETING SCHEDULE (subject to change)
• Wednesday, October 19th
12pm - Awakening Noon prayer webcast at the Branson Events Center
7pm - First conference session
• Thursday - 9:30am & 7:00pm
• Friday - 9:30am & 7:00pm
• Saturday - 9:30am, 2pm (Youth/Adult Service w/ Hannah Brim) & 7:00pm
• Sunday - 3:00pm
• Monday, October 24th - 9:30am - Tent Meeting on Prayer Mountain
For more information, visit https://www.billyebrim.org
The Branson Adventure Challenge (BAC), a multi-faceted obstacle race, will be held October 22, 2016 beginning at 7:30 a.m. The start/finish line is 1 block away from Branson Landing. BAC will benefit Christian Action Ministries (CAM), a supplemental food pantry that serves struggling families of Taney County. Participants can expect challenging fun as they navigate the beautiful Ozarks terrain.
17.5 mile course:
1. Mountain Bike - 6 Miles (All Participants will provide their own bikes)
2. Canoe - 6.2 Miles ... Teams of 2 will be in a Canoe (canoe, paddles, PFD are provided) ... Individual Participants will be in a Kayak and they must provide their own equipment.
3. Run - 3.1 Miles
4. Canoe - .8 Miles
5. Island Obstacle - .22 Miles
6. Canoe - .5 Miles
7. Run - .5 Miles
Those interested in registering may go to www.DontBacDown.com.
The Taney County Commission has designated October 22, 2016 as the Fall Clean-up day. The following items will be accepted at no charge from county residents at the Taney County Transfer Station, 274 Buchanan Rd. or the Taney County Recycling Center located on Hwy 160, 3 miles east of Forsyth: furniture, appliances, automotive batteries and almost anything metal. Glass is accepted at both locations anytime of the year; please separate glass from other material so that it can be put in the designated areas. Tires will be accepted at the Buchanan Road Transfer Station location only; there will be a $1.00 charge per tire. There will be a limit of 12 tires per resident. No commercial dealers (no commercial dealers will be allowed “free of charge” disposal), residents only. Proof of Taney County residency required, please have photo id with address or other acceptable confirmation of residence, (electric bill, tax statement etc.). No household hazardous waste will be accepted, you can take these items to the Branson Recycle Center located at 601 Compton Dr. Collection time will be from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For further information please call 546-7268.
Vietnam Veterans of America Branson Chapter 913 will host its 3rd annual Trout Tournament on October 22, 2016, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Scotty's Trout Dock & Marina in downtown Branson. Entry fee is $50 per two-person team. There will be cash prizes for 1st-4th places and Big Fish. There will also be many other prizes and food at the end of the tournament. Sign up by October 10 to receive a free gift. For more information or to sign up, call Roger Womack at 417-231-1517 or visit www.vva913.com. All proceeds support the Veteran projects of VVA Chapter 913.
The Bonniebrook Festival of Painted Leaves will be held Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 9:00am - 4:00pm. The event will feature Rose O'Neill's Ozarks inspired art and writings. There will also be presenters, exhibits, storytellers, artisans and musicians. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with published writers and scholars who are experts in the field of Ozarks people, flora fauna, heritage, and traditions. Visit Bonniebrook and Rose O'Neill Museum on Facebook for a schedule of events. Admission is free to the public.
The 2nd annual Branson Women’s Expo will be held at the West Wing Conference Center (White House Theatre) located at 2255 Gretna Rd on October 22-23, 2016. The event will promote a mixture of local businesses and direct sales opportunities with the common focus of health, home ideas, and style trends. The Branson Women’s Expo will run Saturday, October 22 from 10am-6pm and Sunday, October 23 from 10am-3pm. The $2.00 entry ticket at the door will go to the Junior Auxiliary of Taney County (JATC). Paid admission provides access to more than 55 vendors and a goodie bag supplied by the sponsors containing magazines, coupons and other promotional items. More information is available at www.bransonwomensexpo.com or call 417-335-4668.
Messianic Rabbi Jeremy Storch of the Tabernacle, Branson’s Messianic congregation, will conduct a Simchat Torah Service during the Jewish High Holy Day season.
Simchat Torah Service will be Saturday, October 22 at 11:00 AM.
Simchat Torah means “Rejoicing in the Torah.” This holiday marks the completion of the annual cycle of weekly Torah readings. After the Service the entire Torah Scroll is rolled out for the congregation to see and inspect.
Everyone is invited, whether Jew or Gentile, to attend these High Holy Day services; admission is free. The Tabernacle is located at 256 Church Road in the Branson Hills Ministry Center, just off Bee Creek Road. Rabbi Storch also holds regular Shabbat services every Friday night at 7:30 PM and Saturday morning at 11:00 AM. For more information call 417-334-7373.
Cape Fair Eagles 4278 will present a Turkey Shoot and Chili Cook Off on October 22, 2016 at 8089 W. State Highway 76, Cape Fair, MO. The event will also feature music entertainment, craft booths and kid’s activities. The event is open to all community members and will raise funds for 2 special camps for children.
The Turkey Shoot will use Daisy BB Guns and Portable Ranges. The Turkey Shoot will be held on Saturday (11am – 5pm) and Sunday (1pm – 5pm).
The Chili Cook Off has entry fees for Business Teams and Individual Teams. Team chilies will be judged with awards to business and individual team categories. Tasting includes unlimited tasting of all entered chilies for $5. Public tasting is Saturday 12 – 5pm.
Entertainment will be provided by local area musicians on Saturday 12pm – 5pm.
This Event is to support the Bar H Boy’s Ranch. Inc. which provides week long summer camps for 9 – 13 year old boys and girls at no cost to the campers, their family or friends. It will also support Kids Of Our Heroes Adventure Camp that provides grief counseling camps for military Gold Star kids and those of public safety (fire, police, EMT) personnel who have died in the line of duty.
Event information, entry forms/rules available at www.foe4278.com.
Thursday, October 27th
I Will Follow Tour
Jeremy Camp, Love & The Outcome and Royce Lovett
Thursday, October 27, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Mountain Grove High School, 420 North Main Street, Mountain Grove, MO
More info - https://www.itickets.com/events/364358
Sunday, October 30th
Happily Laughter After Tour
Chonda Pierce and Karyn Williams
Sunday, October 30, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Calvary Baptist Church - 600 East 50th Street, Joplin, MO
More info - https://www.itickets.com/events/364541
Wednesday, November 2nd
Girls Night Out
Karen Kingsbury and Kyle & Kelsey Kupecky
Wednesday, November 2, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
North Point Church - 3401 West Norton Road, Springfield, MO
More info - https://www.itickets.com/events/364843
Thursday, November 3rd
Decyfer Down, Ilia, Jeremy Greene and The Protest
Thursday, November 3, 2016, 6:30 p.m.
Firepoint Church - 153 East Highway CC, Nixa, MO
More info - https://www.itickets.com/events/366301
Saturday, November 5th
Josh Wilson, Jason Gray and JJ Heller
Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.
Clarksville Public School Performing Arts Center - 1701 Clark Road, Clarksville, AR
More info - https://www.itickets.com/events/367668