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Nov 12

Trip Around the Ozarks for November 12, 2014

Posted on November 12, 2014 at 3:11 PM by Dustin Hall

A recap of the City's weekly radio show highlighting upcoming area events:

Good Morning KJEL listeners, Bruce Conklin here to take on your weekly Trip Around the Ozarks.

On November 22nd come downtown to get into the holiday spirit and see the annual Christmas Parade starting a 11AM. There are nearly 100 participants this year and the parade will follow the usual route from Elm to Jefferson.

On Tuesday December 2nd join Mayor Lyle Anderson for the Mayoral Tree Lighting at the Civic Center. The festival will begin at 6PM and in addition to the tree lighting there will be caroling performed by local talent.

Then on Friday December 5th from 5-7 is Christmas in the Park. There will be hay rides, face painting, storytelling, and tons of Christmas lights. All taking place in Atchley Park and is free to everyone.

Saturday December 6th is the Miss Merrie Christmas Pageant in the Civic Center Theater. There will be a 3pm show and a 7pm show. General admission on the night of the event will be $6 per person. Registration for entry is open until November 20th. Girls K-Second Grade and High School Girls Freshman – Seniors can still enter, and the High School Girls will be competing for a $500 Scholarship. Call Wendy Reece at 532-6232 for more information.

And finally;

On December 9th at 7PM the Lebanon Concert Association will be hosting Two on Tap – Happy Holidays. This one-of-a-kind variety show is jam-packed with holiday fun! Music fans of all ages will love the lush renditions of favorite Christmas standards, plus a few comedic surprises as well! This is a reserved seating event so contact Vivian Colton today to get yours, 532-2990.

FYI: The next regularly scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, Dec. 8th in the Council Chambers at City Hall.
Remember to tune in to KJEL 103.7 FM every Wednesday at 8:20 AM for the weekly "Trip Around the Ozarks." If you have an event that you would like featured on "Trip Around the Ozarks" please e-mail Tourism Director Bruce Conklin at