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MDC plans Master Naturalist volunteer training in Joplin

Protecting Missouri’s natural resources is an ongoing and challenging task. The challenge is made easier when private citizen groups – as well as state agencies – can provide education, outreach information, and services. That’s the idea behind Missouri’s Master Naturalist volunteer program. The Chert Glades Master Naturalist Chapter will hold a Master Naturalist volunteer training

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Christmas Basket Update

Thursday, Nov. 21, will be the last collection date for food for the Christmas Basket Project.  Canned veggies, stuffing mix, and other items you use in your Christmas meal will make someone else’s day much happier. Shelf-stable food may be dropped off at the Baptist Church between 9 and noon. The Basket Committee will then

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CCMH to host Healthy food prep class

Cedar County Memorial Hospital will host a healthy food preparation class hosted by presenter Sara Bridgewater, University of Missouri Extension Nutrition and Health Education Specialist & County Engagement Specialist for Bates, Cedar and Vernon counties. When: 5:30—6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21. Where: Cedar County Memorial Hospital—classroom This event is free and open to the public!

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December leaf pick-up dates

The December resident leaf pick-up will be the week of Dec. 9-13. Place your bags of leaves out the night before of by 4 a.m. the same day as your regular trash pickup. Residents are allowed up to eight bags, boxes or trash cans that weigh no more than 50 pounds each when full. Brush

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Progress Club Holiday Decoration sale

Come see the beautiful wreaths and centerpieces for your holiday home as well memorial Christmas saddles and vases for the cemetery. Those low-priced Christmas decorations are made from recycled items and look like new. Visit us at the corner of Park and Hwy 54 next to Classy Looks. Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday,

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2019 Soup Bazaar

The Cedar County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will have their Holiday Soup Bazaar and Baked Goods Sale from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at El Dorado Springs Christian School Gymnasium, 1600 S. Ohio. Meal tickets are $7 at the door, at the hospital gift shop or form any Auxiliary member. Drawing tickets for

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Thanksgiving Square dance

On Friday,  Nov. 15, the Mo-Kan Square Dancers will have their Thanksgiving Dance with Jay Wright calling. This will be held from 7:30 to 10 p.m. in the Home Ec Building at the Vernon County Fairgrounds, Nevada. Admission is $5 per adult dancer. All dancers and interested persons are invited to attend. For more information

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Chili/Soup Fundraiser before parade

Chili/Soup youth fundraiser will be held at the First Christian Church, 300 S. Main and will be held before the Christmas Parade. Meal time will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16. Adults are $6 and children under 6 are free. Includes drink and dessert.

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Senior Center to hold BBQ fundraiser

El Dorado Springs Senior Center, located at 604 S. Forest, El Dorado Springs will hold a BBQ Chicken Drive-Thru fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23. Price is $10 per person. Tickets are on sale at the Center now. Last minute ticket purchases available. Menu includes: BBQ Chicken – white or dark,

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