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Mar 10

Trip Around the Ozarks for March 9, 2016

Posted on March 10, 2016 at 1:12 PM by Dustin Hall

Hello Friends;

Starting this Friday at the Cowan Civic Center is the Missouri Pet Breeders Association 2016 Education Conference and Trade Show. Visit from 7:30 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Enjoy featured speakers, dog grooming contest and other events and over 100 exhibitors. For more information call 417-718-4182.

On Saturday, March 19 will be the annual Rotary pancake breakfast starting at 7 AM in the Cowan Civic Center meeting rooms. The fundraiser will start at 7 AM and end at 1 PM and the cost is three dollars.

And when you're done with your pancakes on the 19th you can head on into the Exhibition Hall for the Community Wide Garage Sale where there will be 140 booths filled with furniture, toys, clothing, sporting-goods, seasonal items and so much more. Admission is free; the garage sale starts at 8 AM and ends at 2 PM. Info: Emily @ 417-532-4642

The 6th Annual Egg-Stravaganza, is Saturday March 26th. This year there will be 50,000 candy filled eggs for the little ones to find. Registration starts at 8am at the Mills Center, and the Egg Hunt starts at 11am with the youngest to go first. Pre-Registration is available. Info:

Here are some future events to look forward to:
Ladies Only Garage Party: Event Info
COPE Gala featuring Little River Band: Info
Hairy's Run for Clean Water: Info
Rt 66 90th Anniversary Celebration
Earth Day Street Fair and City-Wide Recycling

Additional Information and links to these events and other upcoming events can be found on the City’s Event Calendar. Have a great week.

FYI: The next regularly scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, March 14th 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