Auction, chili feed at Christian School Nov. 6

Posted October 23, 2014 at 3:47 pm

The annual El Dorado Christian School Auction will be Thursday, Nov. 6, in the Christian School Gym, 1600 S. Ohio in El Dorado Springs.

The evening will begin with a chili and soup supper from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Cost is $6.50 for adults and $3.50 for children 10 and under. There will be entertainment for your listening pleasure at 5:40.

A benefit auction will follow at 6:30 p.m. with items donated by school patrons and area businesses. Items will include homemade baked goods, gift certificates, new products, collectibles, gift baskets and items made by classes at ECS.

A complete sale bill will be posted at the school and at various businesses in El Dorado Springs. Everyone is invited to attend. Your support of our school is greatly appreciated.

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    The Crowder College Theatre presents “The Rainmaker” by Richard Nash, Oct. 23-25, 7:30 nightly, plus a 2 p.m. matinee on Saturday. The production will be held in the Elsie Plaster Community Center Auditorium on the Neosho campus. Tickets are: $8-General Admission, $5-Sr. Citizens, and $4-Crowder Students/Staff. For more information, contact the Theatre Office at 417-455-5458 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/Crowder CollegeTheatre.

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    Mt. Enon Missionary Baptist Church will start revival services Monday, Oct. 27, at 7:30 p.m. nightly. Bro. Gayland Lightfoot, pastor, Bro. Ron Pitts, evangelist. Everyone is invited to attend.

    Ronnie Warren to perform in Walker

    Faith Baptist Church of Walker will host gospel music performer Ronnie Warren in concert at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 2. The church is located at 505 E. Marvin Ave., Walker.

    A Love Offering will be collected during the concert to offset costs.

    This concert is free to all. Refreshments will follow the concert.

    Contact Wyatt Brown at 417/296-3497 for more information.

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    The Church of the Springs LLC, 220 N. Main, in El Dorado Springs, will host a Music Jam at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24.

    The music is bluegrass, country, gospel and instrumental. If you play an instrument, it doesn’t matter if you are a beginner or a seasoned player. Sing, play or listen, everyone is welcome.

    Admission is by donation only.

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