Thursday, June 2nd
The Farm to Table Market, located in Hollister at 118 Symington Place, will open to the public on June 2 and run through October 29.
Brian Atchley of Tri-Lakes Orchard says the opening of Hollister Farm to Table Market is helping Taney County take steps to being known again for producing locally-grown foods. “This project will be a multi-year process to restore the meat, fruit and vegetable production locally,” says Atchley. “With consumer support, we hope to have berries and vegetables this year and fruit producing trees in the years to come.”
The Farm to Table Market will be open Thursdays from 3-7 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. The Market is now accepting vendor applications and aims to accommodate vendors of all sizes in a short-notice market season for a one-time membership fee of $5 plus five percent of daily sales. Prospective vendors can call (417) 527-5958.
Kids Across America (KAA) welcomes all Taney, Stone and Barry County residents from Missouri to tour, learn about and enjoy the KAA camps on Thursday, June 2. The gates open for guided tours at 5 p.m., guests will enjoy a free, KAA-style dinner at 6:15 p.m., followed by a short program.
There is no cost to attend the open house event. Individuals planning to attend are asked to RSVP by May 31. For more information, to RSVP and/or obtain directions, please call 417-266-4000 or e-mail email@example.com. The physical address of camp is 1288 Twin Lakes Road, Golden, Mo., 65658.
KAA provides a Christian, sports camp experience to disadvantaged urban youth. Its mission is to build Christian leaders by encouraging, equipping, and empowering urban youth and their mentors through camping and education. The KAA vision is transforming urban youth to impact their communities for Christ.
Friday, June 3rd
The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Missouri Chapter is hosting a free education workshop on Friday, June 3, 10:00 am – 12:00 p.m., at the Taneyhills Community Library, 4th & Pacific, Branson, MO. The topic is “Dementia Conversations”. Reservations are required – call 417.866.2199.
Dementia Conversations offers helpful tips to assist families with difficult conversations including going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans. Adults who have a family member or close friend beginning to experience Alzheimer’s or another dementia are encouraged to attend.
The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Missouri Chapter offers free workshops which focus on issues of interest to community members and to individuals living with Alzheimer’s and their families. For more information, contact the Alzheimer’s Association at 800.272.3900 or the local chapter office at 417.886.2199. Please note that a minimum of 5 participants are required to hold this workshop.
The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life of Taney and Stone Counties will take place Friday, June 3, at a new time from 6:00pm - Midnight, at Branson Primary School, 402 Cedar Ridge Drive in Branson. The event celebrates people who have battled cancer, remembers loved ones lost, and raises money for the fight against cancer. For more information, visit http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?pg=entry&fr_id=71919
Saturday, June 4th
Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery in Branson will host Discover Nature - Fishing classes this summer. The free classes help people gain the skills and confidence to go fishing on their own. The classes' four lessons include: Equipment, Casting and Proper Fish Handling; How to Tie a Knot and Bait a Hook; Five Common Missouri Fish-Their Anatomy, Habitat, and Life Cycle; and Fishing with Lures and Fishing Regulations. For the schedule of classes, reservations, or more information, call 417-895-6880 or visit https://mdc.mo.gov/events/location/Shepherd/heading/Shepherd%20of%20the%20Hills%20Hatchery
Bridge of Faith Community Church will hold a Block Party on Saturday, June 4, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at The Village at Bridge of Faith, 200 Lake Street, Rockaway Beach. The event will feature games, live music, free food, prizes, giveaways, inflatables, face painting, thrift store sale, vendors and more. For more information, call 417-561-0777 or visit www.bridgeoffaithcc.com/event-items/block-party-2
Sunday, June 5th
Jammin' for Jesus will be held Sunday, June 5 at 2 p.m. at the Branson Star Theatre, 3750 W. Highway 76 (behind The Olive Garden) in Branson. Enjoy music from a variety of performers. Admission is free with a donation of non-perishable food items for Tri-Lakes Messengers Motorcyclist Association's Live Under Construction project. A love offering will also be taken. For more information, call 417-335-0525.
Skyline Baptist Branson will hold Vacation Bible School Sunday June 5 through
Thursday June 9, 6 to 8 pm each night. All kids, grades Pre-K to 6th grade, are invited to
participate. Skyline Baptist Branson is located at 949 State Hwy 165, Branson.
The theme this summer is Ocean Commotion. The kids will learn more about
Noah and how he took a stand for God during the Great Flood. Kids will participate in Bible
lessons, music, crafts and missions. Dinner is FREE for registered VBS students, with serving beginning at 5:15 pm each evening. Ocean Commotion is offered free of charge to all kids in the community. Registration is held Sunday June 5 beginning at 5 pm. For more information about Ocean Commotion, or about Skyline Baptist Branson, call the church at 417-334-6729, or visit www.SkylineBaptist.com.
Friday, June 3rd
The Union of Sinners & Saints (former members of Petra and Whiteheart)
Friday, June 3, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Christian Life Cathedral - 1285 Millsap Road, Fayetteville, AR
More info - http://www.itickets.com/events/360567
Thursday, June 9th
Thursday, June 9, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Joplin Family Worship Center - 5290 East 7th Street, Joplin, MO
More info - http://www.itickets.com/events/361093
Friday, July 8th
Truth Conference for Mothers and Daughters featuring Lisa Whelchel
Friday, July 8, 2016
Calvary Baptist Church - 600 East 50th Street, Joplin, MO
More info - http://www.itickets.com/events/352941
Saturday, July 9th
Saturday, July 9, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
West Plains Civic Center - 110 St. Louis St, West Plains, MO
More info - https://event.attendstar.com/event/show/an-evening-with-sidewalk-prophets
Sunday, July 10th
Sunday, July 10, 2016
James River Church West Campus - 3953 West Farm Road 168, Springfield, MO
More info - http://www.itickets.com/events/357796