Rabbi Jonathan Cahn will be the special guest on the Jim Bakker TV Show May 24 & 25, 2016, at 11:30 a.m. The Jim Bakker TV Show is located at Morningside, 180 Grace Chapel Rd., Blue Eye, MO. For more information, call 417-779-9000.
CORE (Communities of Recovery Experience) will hold its 10th annual Live & Silent Auctions on Thursday, May 26, at 6 p.m. at the new CORE complex, 280 State Hwy T, Branson. For more information, call 417-339-3804. Proceeds will be used to restore families and individuals who are looking for a way out of addictive lifestyles.
Friday, May 27th
The College of the Ozarks Farmers Market will kick off its summer season on Friday, May 27. The community is invited to the campus to purchase homegrown vegetables, homemade breads, fresh milk, prime beef cuts, annuals and perennials from the greenhouses, and student-made jams, jellies, fruitcake, handmade pottery, stained glass items, and more. The Farmers Market will be open every Friday from May 27 through Oct. 28, from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The market is located in the sale barn on the campus of College of the Ozarks. For updates on the Farmers Market, visit Facebook.com/CollegeOfTheOzarksFarmersMarket.
Cox Medical Center Branson will host a Racin’ to Save Lives Blood Drive on Friday, May 27, from noon to 6 p.m.
Racin' to Save Lives is a friendly competition between CoxHealth and Mercy. Over the course of several months, each hospital system is hosting multiple blood drives at various locations to see which one can bring in the most donors. The real winners, however, are always the patients who benefit from the blood donations.
Cox Medical Center Branson will host its Racin’ to Save Lives blood drive from noon to 6 p.m. Friday in the Tree Rooms at Cox Medical Center Branson, 525 Branson Landing Blvd., in Branson. All participants will receive a free gift from CoxHealth.
To be eligible to give blood, donors must weigh at least 110 pounds, be in good health and present a valid photo ID. Anyone planning to give is encouraged to eat well and drink plenty of fluids prior to the blood drive. For more information about the blood drive, please visit cbco.org or call 800-280-5337.
To give blood, simply stop by the Tree Rooms at Cox Medical Center Branson between noon and 6 p.m. Friday.
Saturday, May 28th
GUMI (Glad You Made It) Camp USA, a healing retreat for veterans, will host special guest, Jessica Lynch, America’s fist female Army POW, to speak at the opening ceremonies of the 2nd Annual GUMI Fest on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 10 a.m. Forsyth’s Junior Marine ROTC will be presenting and participating in the opening ceremonies and closing on Monday, May 30 at 3 p.m.
Other events over the course of the 3-day Memorial Weekend include:
* Dedication of Chapel Woods III in honor of Brigadier General Philip J Conion, USAF/ANG Chaplain on Sunday, May 29.
* Hourly Hayride Tours of the camp
* Kids’ Korner Games
* Animal Petting Zoo
* Auction throughout the weekend
* Live Music daily
* Special memorial to the fallen including a 21-gun salute and Taps on Monday, May 30.
Address: 267 MoArk Rd, Cedarcreek, Missouri
Directions: Head to Forysth, Turn onto Hwy M, and follow the GUMI Camp USA signs.
The Gibson Technical Center EMT and CPR/First Aid teams plan to travel to the HOSA 39th Annual International Leadership Conference this summer.
Gibson Technical Center students will host a pancake breakfast on Saturday, May 28 to raise money for their participation in the international competition.
Earlier this year, Gibson Tech teams won first place and second place in the EMT
competition as well as first place and second place in the CPR/First Air competition at the 2016 HOSA State Leadership Conference.
These teams will travel to Nashville, Tennessee in June to compete at the HOSA 39th Annual International Leadership Conference.
The pancake breakfast fundraiser is Saturday, May 28 from 7 a.m.-11 a.m. at Gibson Technical Center, located at 386 West State Highway 76 in Reeds Spring.
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 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