Community Event Dates to Remember
ALL of October: 50/50 Fundraiser Raffle for Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield. Stop by the office this entire October to buy tickets! $1.00 a ticket or $5.00 gets you 6 chances to WIN HALF the pot! The other half will be donated to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield, MO. Drawing will be on November 1st, 2019.
November 21st: Community Craft Night. Join us for the last craft night of 2019! Fun, free crafts to choose from, and bring a friend!
December 5th: Resident Appreciation Party. A special occasion for our special residents! We look forward to celebrating our community with you!
December 20th: Residential wrap party. Stop by to wrap up any gifts you may have for the holiday season, we look forward to sharing our awesome wrapping tips!
Things to do this weekend
32nd Annual Wine & Food Celebration: Ozarks Public Television and Brown Derby present the Wine & Food Celebration on Sunday, October 20th at the White River Conference Center. Enjoy tastes from the area’s best restaurants and sample wine, cocktails and craft beer from 2 to 5 pm. Limited VIP tickets are available, and include 1 pm entry and preferred parking. 100% of the proceeds benefit educational programming on OPT KIDS. https://www.google.com/search?ei=KjWqXaHfIsvq-gTm4ZGwCg&q=Springfield+MO+events&oq=Springfield+MO+events&gs_l=psy-ab.3..0l8.14796.19270..19471…0.1..0.246.1925.18j2j1……0….1..gws-wiz…….0i71j0i67j0i131i67j0i131.V18u5RNr_ug&uact=5&ibp=htl;events&rciv=evn&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwje0pjY5qblAhUXqp4KHdB4COgQ5bwDMAB6BAgREAE#fpstate=tldetail&htidocid=30-Uk0GBZh0Wr1amJpA8-A%3D%3D&htivrt=events
Pets and Pumpkins Festival 2019 – Downtown Springfield, MO: The Pets and Pumpkins Festival returns to the Downtown Square in Springfield MO on October 19 from noon-5pm. Come enjoy a day of fun for the entire family, including the fur-kids! 》》Entry into the event is $2.00 per person/pet. With paid admission, attendees can take part in ALL of the activities—including one of the LARGEST COSTUME CONTESTS/WALKING PARADES YOU’VE EVER SEEN!《《
☆Interested in sponsorship or a vendor booth? Email firstname.lastname@example.org https://www.facebook.com/events/downtown-springfield/pets-and-pumpkins-festival-2019-downtown-springfield-mo/372395559977313/
Ozarks Bacon Fest – a tribute to Bacon, Bourbon & Beer – holds its 6th Annual sampling event from 11am till 3pm on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds.
Guests will have access to a bacon-infused wonderland where the Ozark’s best chefs prepare amazing creative bacon snacks, great spirits and cocktails, beer, wine and live music and so much more!
So mark your calendar and be ready to enjoy the best bacon in the Ozarks at the 7th Annual Ozarks Bacon Fest, Saturday October 19, 2019.
Ozarks Bacon Fest is a 21 and Over event. https://www.springfieldmo.org/events/45754/ozarks-bacon-fest
This Weeks Special Recipe
Pumpkin Cookies! These look easy and delicious! Check out the recipe at: https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/10033/iced-pumpkin-cookies/
Decor Ideas for this week DIY Project
Check out the easy and posh toilet paper fabric pumpkins we made this past craft night! This is so easy to do and will bring warmth and style to your home! See the link here: https://www.instrupix.com/diy-easy-toilet-paper-pumpkins-craft/
Cartoon of the week