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Sep 21

Trip Around the Ozarks for September 21, 2016

Posted on September 21, 2016 at 8:40 AM by Dustin Hall

Hello Friends;

Tomorrow night, September 22, the Lebanon Concert Association presents the Barbary Coast Dixieland Show Band. They are a high energy 6 piece Dixie Show Band that performs a complete stage show. Not just another band they will bring you Dixieland to Broadway to Hollywood with lots of vocals and lots of laughs. Info:

Saturday, September 24th is the OTC Lebanon Fall Trail Run. Race Day Packet Pickup & Registration go from 7:15am to 8:30am, the race starts at 9am. The 5 mile trail is on rolling terrain grass & sod. Features include a small creek, mostly open field and wooded area. There will be aid stations, and complimentary pre-race refreshments & post-race lunch on site. Spectators please bring lawn chairs and/or blankets to enjoy the beautiful scenery and cheer on your favorite runners. Info: Facebook Event

On the night of Saturday, September 24th COPE will host a Trivia Night with dinner at 6pm and trivia is from 7pm-10pm at the Cowan Civic Center. All proceeds go COPE; a not-for-profit agency, that among other things, provides emergency shelter to victims of family violence. Info: Facebook Event

On September 28-29 OTC Lebanon Campus is hosting a Chili/Soup cook-off benefiting Community Cares. The event will be from 10AM-5PM both days and the cost is $1 per bowl. Invite your friends, family, and coworkers to enjoy a delicious bowl of chili for this great cause. Info: Melinda 417-532-8868

On October 1st do something active and stop by to register for the Hunger Games 450 Challenge brought to you by the City of Lebanon and L-Life Food Bank for the third year in a row. You can participate in the 1K obstacle run with 12 hunger games themed obstacles. Contact the Parks department for more information. Info: 417-991-2222. 
Just a reminder: Wednesdays and Saturdays are Lebanon Farmer's market days throughout the summer. Stop by for some of the freshest produce in the area. Info:
Here are some future events to look forward to:
LHS Baseball Motorcycle Fundraiser
Route 66 Rotary Run of Lebanon
Halloween MEGA Extravaganza

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 Tuesday, October 11th 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