Thursday, January 19th
Cox Medical Center Branson will host an Open House Hiring Event on Thursday, January 19 from 4-6 p.m. in the Outpatient Center lobby at 525 Branson Landing Blvd. Stop by the open house to meet leaders, apply for positions and learn about career opportunities at Cox Branson. Call 417-269-JOBS for more information.
Matt Rankin, of the Rankin Brothers show that was formerly in Branson, will be speaking and singing on Thursday, January 19, at 6:30 p.m. at Faith and Wisdom Church in Branson.
Matt will be sharing some songs and speaking about faith and how we have to watch out for the discouragement that tries to choke our faith.
The church is located at 3950 Green Mountain Drive in Branson. For more information, call 417-335-9991 or visit FWCBranson.com.
Saturday, January 21st
Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery in Branson will host an Ozark Mammals Program on Saturday, January 21, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Participants will learn which mammals call the Ozarks their home. The presentation will include some fun activities.
Reservations are required. Call 417-334-4865 ext 0 for reservations and more information.
Saturday, January 28th
Juniors and Seniors of Branson United Methodist Church Youth Group will host a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser on Saturday January 28, 2017 from 4:30-7:00 p.m. The cost is $12 for adults and $8 for children ages 8 years and younger. For reservations, call 417-334-3423.
Members of the youth group are in hopes of raising enough funds to participate in a 6-day mission trip to Puerto Rico in July 2017. The organization arranging the trip will partner with local organizations to meet ongoing needs in the community.
Tuesday, January 31st
Taney County Partnership will host a Community Workforce Summit on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 in an effort to bring the community together around the workforce challenges facing the Branson-Lakes area. The Summit will be held at The Keeter Center at College of the Ozarks
Local employers, HR managers, small business owners and community partners are encouraged to attend.
Join us to identify upcoming trends in workforce development, including talent attraction and retention, empowering and developing the next generation of workers, and much more.
The event will begin at 8 a.m. with coffee, networking and exhibitors followed by relevant programming, including a panel discussion with area leaders in education, concluding with a luncheon and keynote speaker.
Visit the Summit website for a schedule of events and lineup of presenters.
Current members of the Branson/Lakes Area Chamber will receive $10 off the $30 ticket fee. Email Heather with questions about event details, registration or sponsorships. Registration deadline is Friday, January 27. Seating is limited.
School of the Ozarks will host an Open House on January 31 at 8 a.m. in the Lower School for any family that is interested in applying for grades K-7 for the 2017-2018 school year. At this event you will be able to hear from administration, tour the building, and receive information on the application process. Application packets will be available at this event but not before. If you are unable to attend and wish to receive an application packet, please contact School of the Ozarks on or after January 31 to request a packet, or stop by the school office during business hours to pick up a packet.
Any family interested in applying for the 9th grade openings can contact the school to request a packet, or stop by and pick one up during business hours. You may also set up a time to tour of the Upper School if you are interested in doing so.
At this time, the following openings are available:
1st Grade: 4
7th Grade: 2
9th Grade: 2
For more information, call (417) 690-2325 or email email@example.com
Friday, February 3rd
Baptist Temple at 2655 N. Grant Ave. in Springfield, invites everyone (men & women / boys & girls) to the 8th Annual Wild Game Supper on Friday, February 3, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the church Field House. Tickets are $10.00 per person. The guest speaker is John Decker. Decker is a former Springfield police officer who specialized in hostage negotiation and gang activity. Decker is a traveling youth minister and has over eight years of experience with youth and a great desire to see the lives of young people changed through the power of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. John is also an avid outdoorsman who loves to bow hunt and fish. The event will also feature door prizes (including an AR-15), a Wild Game Cook-Off Competition (with a $100 First Place Prize in the taste test judging), and a meal catered by Rib Crib. For more information, call (417)-831-2631.
Saturday, February 4th
The 6th annual Father/Daughter Valentine’s Dance will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 with the choice of two sessions - Session 1 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and Session 2 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. - at the Branson RecPlex. The night will include dancing, refreshments, music provided by a live D.J., door prizes, and a complementary photograph. Pre-registration is required for this event and payment is due at the time of registration. The registration deadline is February 3. Cost is $22.00 per couple and $10.00 for each additional daughter. Call the Branson RecPlex at 335-2368 or visit www.bransonparksandrecreation.com for more information.
Sunday, January 22nd
The Follow Through Tour
Unspoken, We Are Messengers and Tyrus Morgan
Sunday, January 22, 2017, 5:00 p.m.
First Nazarene Church of Seymour - 354 North Main Street, Seymour, MO
More info - https://www.itickets.com/events/372346
Wednesday, January 25th
Set Free Tour
Big Daddy Weave, We Are Messengers and Zach Williams
Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
Central Christian Center - 410 South Virginia, Joplin, MO
More info - https://www.itickets.com/events/369944
Saturday, January 28th
Saturday, January 28, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
Assembly of God Church - 1505 3rd Road, Stockton, MO
More info - https://www.itickets.com/events/372194
Friday, March 3rd
Sandi Patty's Forever Grateful: The Farewell Tour
Sandi Patty and Veritas
Friday, March 3, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
Springdale High School Performing Arts Center - 1103 W. Emma Ave., Springdale, AR
More info - https://www.itickets.com/events/371287
Sunday, March 5th
Artists: Crowder, Britt Nicole, Tenth Avenue North, Colton Dixon, OBB, Newsong, Thousand Foot Krutch, Andy Mineo, Sadie Robertson, Sarah Reeves and Steven Malcolm
Speaker: Tony Nolan
Sunday, March 5, 2017
Doors Open/Pre-Jam Party: 5:00 p.m., Show Time: 6:00 p.m.
JQH Arena, 685 S John Q Hammons Pkwy, Springfield, MO
$10 at the door, no tickets required
More info: http://2017.jamtour.com/shows/springfield-mo