Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler presents "ISIL:
The Threat of Our Time"
Join Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler as she shares her September Congressional
Delegation trip to Middle Eastern nations and background on the
ongoing situation in the region.
The Congresswoman will discuss with constituents what she learned
and saw on her trip through Jordan, Israel, Egypt and Morocco, brief
the threats posed by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL)
and where we go from here.
Thursday, October 23, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. in the Waynesville High
School Auditorium located at 400 GW Lane in Waynesville.
St. Robert Public Service Announcement
On November 3rd starting at 8pm until 4am on 4th of
November the I-44 overpass at Y-highway and Missouri Ave will be
closed to all through traffic due to the construction of the pedestrian
foot bridge, by-pass routes will be provided.
Also starting on November 3rd at 10pm until 4am on
the 4th of November I-44 will be closed at Exit 161 East and West
bound lanes due to the construction of the pedestrian foot bridge,
by-pass routes will be provided.
We apologize for any in convenience this may cause.
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call
Family & MWR is your Halloween Headquarters
from FUN to FRIGHTFUL, Family & MWR has something for everyone!
Haunted Hayrides / FREE Fall Fun Festival / Pumpkinfest
/ Haunted House / Spooktacluar Bowling / Pumpkin Shoot / Trick or
Treating / Rocky Horror Picture Show
A list of events attached! Full details online at www.fortleonardwoodmwr.com/halloween.php
B.O.S.S. Haunted House
The Fort Leonard Wood Better Opportunities for Single Service Members
(BOSS) Program dares you to enter the 2014 BOSS Haunted House.
You've heard the stories; now experience it for yourself: the hair-raising,
shiver-inciting unexplained mysteries.
The BOSS Haunted House will be held at a very scary location Bld
711 and 712 Utah Street.
Cost is $5 per person and is open to the public.
Come out and support your local BOSS program. For more information
October 18, 24, 25 & 31: 7 - 10 pm
October 17 & 18
LORA'S 7th Annual Haunted Hayride
The Lake of the Ozarks Recreation Area is hosting their 7th Annual
Haunted Hayride from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm.
Take a haunted hayride tour around LORA's grounds with ghosts, goblins,
and other scary creatures.
This will be your scariest experience at the lake. Event is open
to the public; cost: adults $2 ~ $1 for children 6-17; children
5yrs and under are free.
Book a room and spend the weekend, enjoy LORA's highlights by day
and haunts by night!
The Lake of the Ozarks Recreation Area is located on 789 Olney Circle,
Linn Creek, MO.
For more information call 573-346-5673.
Fall Landscape Photography Class
Want to learn how to take great landscape pictures?
Join us for the Frame Shop's October 18 Fall Landscape Photography
Class; learn techniques and get helpful tips on how to take great
landscape pictures. This class is great for beginners and advanced
amateurs! Cost is $65 per person and non-refundable, cost includes
lunch. Class will take place at building 470 rm 1129 from 9:00 am
- 5:00 pm. Class is limited to 25 people. Must bring camera - NO
point and shoot cameras. Interested patrons must register at the
located inside the PX Mini Mall in Bldg. 490 by October 17 at 6:00
pm. For more information call 573-596-0242.
Additional Photo Classes - Register 1 day prior:
November 1 ~ Photo 101
January 31, 2015 ~ Photo 102
February 21, 2015 ~ Light Room 1
March 14, 2015 ~ People Photography
March 28, 2015 ~ Photo 101 Photography
April 11, 2015 ~ Light Room 1
May 2, 2015 ~ HDR Photography
Pretty In Pink Zumba Party
Join Davidson Fitness Center's "Pretty in Pink Zumba Party"
from 9:00 am - 11:00 am for exhilarating,
calorie-burning, high-intensity, hip-shaking Zumba while supporting
Breast Cancer Awareness!
Cost is $15 per person in advance, $20 day of; includes T-shirt,
refreshments and light snacks.
Open to the public 13 years and older. Please wear tennis shoes
and comfortable clothing.
** Multi-passes are not accepted for this event **.
For more information call 573-596-4359.
UPCOMING: Details online at www.fortleonardwoodmwr.com/flyers.php
OCT 25: Make a Difference Day - 8 a.m.
At Assigned Project Locations
OCT 25: PumpkinFest - 12 p.m-4 p.m., Rec Plex
OCT 26: Great Pumpkin Shoot -11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Outdoor Adventure center
OCT 29: CYSS Fall Festival - 6 p.m.-8 p.m., FREE
Pippin Youth Center
OCT 31: Haunted Garrison Golf Classic - 11 a.m.
9 Hole Scramble, Piney Valley Golf Course
OCT 31: Spooktacular Bowl-A-Fun
Daugherty Bowling Center
OCT 31: Trick or Treating at Rec Plex - 4 p.m.-9 p.m.
OCT 31: Trick or Treating FLW- 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
NOV 1: Rocky Horror Picture Show
Piney Valley Golf Course - 8 p.m.
Kitten Division yard sale
This Saturday, October 11th at 9 a.m. Right off the downtown Waynesville
square at 607 North Highway 17.
Community Events at The ARK Community and Sports
Women by nature are nurturer's and we always seem
to take care of everyone else but neglect ourselves. Join us at
the ARK Community and Sports Center on October 18, 2014 from 8am-4pm
for the Virtuous Women's Conference host by the River. Come out
and enjoy a time of refreshment and renewal where we as women can
join together and Encourage One Another. Cost for this event is
$20 in advance or $30 at the door. Price includes a box lunch. Registration
after Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 does not guarantee a boxed lunch. Cash
or check only please. If you are unable to come out and enjoy this
time of refreshment and renewal, consider sponsoring another lady
in the community with your donation. Registration for this event
can be done at the ARK Community and Sports Center. For more information
please call Bridgette at 573-774-2541 or Donalisa at 573-337-9128.
October 25, 2014 from 8 a.m. -12:30 p.m. is "Giving
Back to the Community while Giving Yourself the Gift of Health"
at the ARK Community and Sports Center's Fall Launch Party. Come
out and see the awesome group fitness programs we have at the ARK
and give back to the community. You can help by bringing food to
help fill the pantry at the Good Samaritan, bring hats and gloves
for the children, coats for the community, or you can make a donation
of $10 (cash only please) to be given to the Good Samaritan. We
will also host our Kid's Day Out program so your workout can be
guilt free. Cost for the Kid's Day Out is $5 in advance and $10
at the door and includes lunch. We offer additional children discount
at $4 in advance and $8 the day of. For more information call the
ARK Community and Sports Center at 573-337-9128.
The ARK Community and Sports Center now offers After
Hours Parties and Over Night Lock-Ins. Call the ARK Community and
Sports Center at 573-337-9128 and ask for Donalisa or Jessica.
We now offer birthday parties on Sundays. Call 573-337-9128
for more information.
Volunteers Needed For Boss Haunted House
The Better Opportunity for Single Service Members
Is currently in NEED of some VOLUNTEERS
To ASSIST with the BOSS HAUNTED HOUSE!
If you are interested EMAIL Connie Obermuller email@example.com
or call 573 596-6912/13
What could be more fun than assisting the BOSS Program in creating
the area's scariest Haunt!
Help out your community by scaring people!
DATES & HOURS
October 17 and 18 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
October 24 and 25 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
October 31 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Bldg. 711 and 712 Utah Street.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Phelps County
Regional Medical Center would like to remind you that the American
Cancer Society recommends yearly screening mammograms beginning
at age 40. 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer
in their lifetime, and early detection saves lives. To schedule
a mammogram, please call the PCRMC Comprehensive Breast Center at
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Phelps
County Regional Medical Center is offering free mammograms every
Friday in October for women who are at least 40 years old and financially
qualify. There are 45 free mammograms available that PCRMC is covering
as a community service. To determine eligibility, please call the
PCMRC Comprehensive Breast Center at 458-3101.
Assistance Association Missouri Veterans Cemetery
Fort Leonard Wood
The AAMVC held its annual meeting 19 September 2014. At this meeting
revised bylaws were presented and new board members were elected.
The revised bylaws call for a nine (9) member board with four (4)
members elected in even number years and five (5) members in the
odd number years. New board members are Kyle Pritchard, Gloria McBeth,
Dwight Nutting and Howard Harrill. Officers will be elected from
all our board members at the next board meeting on 17 October 2014
at 12 noon in the conference room at the administration building
at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery. Everyone is welcome to attend
Look for our new brochures available from any board member as well
as from the cemetery. A major project of the AAMVC is assisting
the cemetery's participation in Wreaths Across America. Donations
can be made to AAMVC by cash or check made out to AAMVC with a notation
funds are to be used for Wreaths Across America. For further information
or questions please contact any board member or the cemetery at
Thanks so much for all the support and understanding
as we went through the first phase of our renovations this past
week. Our next phases of renovations will include: new flooring,
carpeting, counter tops, and an upgrade to the front desk! We are
open for regular business starting tomorrow, Thursday, October 15,
2014. We hope everyone had a wonderful week and stayed dry through
our stormy weather! See you this week!
This week we have a few open shifts and would love
if we could fill these, if you can help fill in please let us know!
**Please call 573-329-2039,
if you are able to fill any of these shifts. We appreciate any support
we can get in filling these shifts this week.**
Friday, October 17 12 pm - 3 pm 1
Saturday, October 18 3 pm - 7 pm 3
Dates to Remember:
Oct. 24 - Family Game Night (5-7 pm)
Nov. 13 - Volunteer Training Class (5:30 pm)
Nov. 21 - Family Game Night (5 -7 pm)
Dec. 13- Family Game Night
Public House Brewing Company
Update -- We're making beer folks. Seriously. We're making beer
this week on the new system.
Pumpkin Ale -- GONE!!!!
APA -- It's almost back! A Public House favorite, our American Pale
Ale is quite deliciously, traditionally hopped using Cascade and
Amarillo hops. Killer hop aromas, and a clean, dry finish make this
one a quencher! To be released later this week.
Public House Trivia -- Trivia is held every Monday at 7:30pm unless
otherwise noted. Prizes awarded every week to top teams.
Firkin Tuesday! -- CHOCOLATE PORTER -- Oct. 14th at 5:30 p.m.--
We will be tapping a Chocolate Porter that we made using Tanzanian
Cocoa Nibs from Askinosie Chocolate Co. in Springfield, MO. This
one is sure to please. Fantastic chocolate aromas and a hint of
chocolate flavor married with the wonderful roastiness of the Porter
is a match made in heaven.
Upcoming Live Music
10/15 -- Trilogy (7pm)
10/16 -- Air Loom (7pm)
10/17 -- Two Far Gone (8pm)
10/18 -- CUZ Jazz Trio (7:30pm)
10/24 -- Limited Addition (8pm)
10/25 -- Don Hayes (8pm)
10/31 -- Ragged Blade Band (8pm)
Waynesville Career Center SkillsUSA Chapter needs your help.
We have several student members who do not have the means to raise
funds so that they can attend the Leadership, Championships (contests),
or Awards ceremonies. Each student is asked to raise $100 to pay
for registration, traveling expenses, etc. If a local business owner
or individual would like to sponsor a student, have them contact
Nancy Musice at WCC 573-842-2500 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
or cell phone at 417-718-9000. WCC SkillsUSA is a nonprofit organization
and sponsors will receive a receipt so that they may deduct their
donation for tax purposes.
Bow & Barrel Sportsman Center's Calendar of Events
10/18 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
10/22 10/23 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
11/1 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
11/5 11/6 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
11/15 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
11/19 11/20 5 p.m.-9 p.m.
Audie Murphy Monday every Monday 10/20, 10/27
Ladies Night is every Tuesday 10/21, 10/228
Lock and Load Every Thursday night10/16, 10/23, 10/30
Date Night is 10/24 this month
Trunk or Treat is 10/31 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Zombie Shoot is 10/31 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
For more information call 573-433-9140.
Let your creative side shine!
At the MWR Arts & Crafts Frame Shop
PX mini mall / Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. / 573 596-0242
Registration: Fall Landscape Photography Class
Want to learn how to take great landscape pictures? Sign up for
the Frame Shop's October 18 Fall Landscape Photography Class and
learn techniques and get helpful tips on how to take great landscape
pictures. This class is great for beginners and advanced amateurs!
Cost is $65 per person and non-refundable, cost includes lunch.
Class will take place at Building 470 room 1129 from 9:00 a.m. -
Class is limited to 25 people. Must bring camera - NO point and
shoot cameras. Interested patrons must register at the Frame Shop
located inside the PX Mini Mall in Bldg. 490 by October 17 at 6:00
For more information call 573-596-0242.
November 1 ~ Photo 101 / January 31, 2015 ~ Photo 102
February 21, 2015 ~ Light Room 1
March 14, 2015 ~ People Photography
March 28, 2015 ~ Photo 101 Photography
October 15 - November 30
2014 ARMY Digital Photography
This contest celebrates photographic skill from two divisions (Active
Duty and Other Eligible Patrons). Participants enter their work
in one of eight categories, including: Animals, Design Elements,
Digital Darkroom, Military Life, Monochrome, Nature/Landscapes,
People and Still Life. Monetary prizes are awarded for the first,
second and third place winners in each category.
For more information on how to enter contact the Arts & Crafts
Frame Shop at 573 596-0242 or review the participant guidelines
Submission dates are October 15 - November 30, 2014.
Registration: Short Film Festival
Do you have the ability to create, direct, or film your own short
film? Here is your chance! The Arts and Crafts Frame Shop is hosting
the Fort Leonard Wood Short Film Festival November 6 at the USO.
$5 per movie entered; limit 3 movies per person in categories: drama,
documentary, horror, animated, and comedy (2-5 minutes long).
Top five will be viewed and winner voted on by audience. Winning
film will be aired at local theater and must be suitable for all
audiences. Open to the public. For more information call 573-596-0242.
Fort Leonard Wood Christmas Ornaments
Looking for a unique gift or a keepsake for your own tree? Purchase
a Fort Leonard Wood KEEPSAKE! Christmas Ornaments exclusively designed
for Fort Leonard Wood.
Cost is $6 or two or more at $5 each.
View them online at www.flickr.com/photos/flw-mwr/sets/72157638192153104/
Now - November 6
TASTE of the ARTS PICK UP
If you participated in the October Taste of the Arts Art Show and
have not pick up your artwork, please do so by November 6 at the
Arts & Crafts Frame Shop located in the PX Mimi Mall, open M-F
10 a.m. - 6 p.m., 573 596-0242.
Gun Raffle Winner
Dean Powers' name was drawn for the raffled Weatherby slug gun
sponsored by EDP.
Various Council members meet members of the community sold raffle
tickets at Dixon Cow Days for the pump-action shotgun. After a full
summer of selling tickets throughout the community, Mr. Dean Powers,
of Dixon was declared the winner. (the man in the photo holding
the weapon). Upon notification, Mr. Powers happily attended an extension
Council meeting to receive his new Weatherby and was quite pleased
with the weapon and with the Extension Council itself.
Mr. Powers voiced the opinion that he was proud to the Weatherby
and that he hopes the Extension Council continues to provide such
raffles and prizes in the future.
Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church will be holding their annual
bazaar on Saturday, November 8th form 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. A lunch will
be served 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. consisting of Chili or Turkey Veggie
Soup, rolls, drink and pie for $6.00 or coffee and pie for $3.00.
There will be craft items and baked goods available. For more information
please call 573-336-4464 or Helen Livingston at 573-336-3525.
One Stop Shop for the Holidays
Make your list, check it twice, and then Shop Local on October
19th from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at The ARK Community & Sports Center
located at 25625 Hwy 17 in Waynesville. FREE admission, over 20
local businesses to shop from. FREE pictures with Santa from 2 p.m.
- 4 p.m.
When you buy from a Mom-owned business you are not helping to CEO
buy a third vacation home. You are helping a little girl get dance
lessons, a little boy his team jersey. You are helping a mom put
food on the table, a family pay a mortgage, or a student pay tuition.
Our customers are shareholders and they are the ones we strive to
make happy. Thank you for shopping small.
Contact Robin at 513-328-7748 with any questions.
Veterans to Farmers
The next Veterans to Farmers event will be a Farm Tour at the Alan
T. Busby Farm located near Jefferson City. The free event is open
to all service members, other Veterans, and their family members,
as well as current farmers that would like to become mentors to
new Veteran farmers.
The farm tour will address the following topics: cover crops, pest
management, composting, blueberry production, organic farming, specialty
crops, native fruits, conservation practices, fish production, pasture
management, small ruminants and cattle. Grant opportunity announcements
and educational publications will also be provided.
Lincoln University Cooperative Extension will host and manage the
event. This event is sponsored by the Center for Rural Affairs,
United Natural Foods Inc. Foundation, the National Institute for
Food and Agriculture (NIFA), and the Sustainable Ozarks Partnership.
On-site registration will begin at 9:00 a.m. Seminars and the farm
tour will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
If you are interested in becoming a mentor to a Veteran farmer
but cannot make the event, please call or email to register as a
mentor. We will keep you advised as to future events.
To register, call 573-329-8500 or email: email@example.com.
Free lunch will be provided for those who register by October 14th,
although walk-ins are welcome.
To get to the farm from Waynesville, take MO Highway 17 north to
US Highway 54. Turn right and take US Highway 54 east to Goller
Rd (about 2 miles south of Jefferson City). Turn right onto Goller
Rd and look for balloons and signs on right.
Additional information, please visit our Facebook page: Sustainable
Ozarks Partnership or our website: www.SustainableOzarks.org.
Special Olympics Missouri needs volunteers
The Special Olympics needs your help on October 27th at the Central
Area Bowling Tournament at Daugherty Lanes on FLW. For more info
contact Diane Brimer at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 573-256-6367. And March 27-29th at the State indoor Game (Bowling
& Basketball - FLW & Waynesville) For more info contact
Mandi Ballinger at email@example.com
Winter Sports Program accepting registrations
Waynesville-St. Robert Youth Sports is currently accepting registrations
at the St Robert Municipal Center for our winter sports program.
Registration dates for basketball and cheerleading are October 1st
thru 31st. Age groups 6-7, 8-9, 10-12 and 13-15 yrs of age. Coed
teams are 9 and under. All girls teams along with all boys teams
are 10 and up. Fees are $35 per child due at sign up. Please provide
a copy of birth certificate. Hurry, season starts December 6th.
ASYMCA Winter Basketball Season
Winter Basketball Season registration has started, register before
October 24th for $35.00, second child $30.00, after the 24th registration
is $40.00, second child $35.00; copy of birth certificate required.
Registration includes t-shirt, medallion, skill building/practice
sessions, 8 games and championships.
Co-Ed teams ages as of August 1, 2014, 6-7; 8-9; 10; 11-12; and
13-14 years old. Teams chosen by blind draft. No more than 10 players
Coaches needed! Let the ASYMCA know if you would like to get involved
in this great program for kids.
For more information contact 573-329-4513 or firstname.lastname@example.org