In taking advantage of the Camdenton MDC office’s “take a hike” encouragement, check out local state parks and conservation areas.Blessed with some of the mid-Missouri Ozarks most beautiful scenery, an abundant variety of wildlife and a moderate climate, Camden, Miller and Morgan counties are a great place to enjoy the outdoors even in the winter.
Taking part in a community cleanup is a great way to spend time outdoors during winter, while meeting new people who share your dedication to living litter free.
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites families to its first-ever Discover Nature – Families Hunting Skills Weekend workshop on March 13–15 at the Windermere Conference Center on Lake of the Ozarks.
The United Bowhunters of Missouri will host its 28th Annual Festival at the Country Club Hotel and Spa in Lake Ozark.
In its fourth year, the Lake Area Camera Club participated in Help-Portrait. This global movement of photographers, hairstylists and makeup artists use their time, tools and expertise to give back to those in need in our local communities, especially during the holidays.
The 36th Annual Olde Tyme Apple Festival is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 3 in downtown Versailles, and its sponsor, the Versailles Area Chamber of Commerce, is asking interested citizens to enter an original design for a chance to be the official logo for the event.
Area libraries are anticipating large crowds during the months of February and March to enjoy the Missouri Junior Duck Stamp exhibits, which is sponsored by the Lake Arts Council, Missouri Arts Council, Bass Pro Shops, U.S Fish and Wildlife Services and the Missouri Department of Conservation.
Discovering ancient buildings at Lake of the Ozarks
The Lake of the Ozarks has a rich history, with the opening of Bagnell Dam, which helped create one of the hottest tourist spots in the Midwest, all the way back to the pioneering era of small towns and settlements.
The Sunrise Beach Little Theatre (SBLT) will hold auditions from 2- 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15 and Sunday, Feb. 22 for a Variety Show in March.
The Lake of the Ozarks Blues Society will hold its monthly jam Tuesday, Feb. 10 at Wobbly Boots Roadhouse, located at 4717 Osage Beach Parkway in Osage Beach.
The Lake of the Ozarks Convention & Visitor Bureau (CVB) staff and board of directors are preparing for the 2015 season.
Kicking off its 2015 concert series, the Ozark Jazz Society held its first event Sunday at Osage National Golf Course in Lake Ozark with a full house of about 200 attendees and three bands performing.
Although I am not much for eating at fast food restaurants, there are times when it just makes more sense to whip into the local drive-through than it does to cook a meal at home. This is exactly what I did last Saturday after spending several hours paying bills and shopping.
“A World of Stories,” a delightful evening of classical and folklore music including blues, jazz, Caribbean, Latin American, sacred and patriotic music by Michael O’Shiver, is held at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6 at Unity at the Lake Church.
Organizers of the Five Rivers District’s Klondike, a winter camping event Jan. 17 at Lake of the Ozarks Scout Reservation, hoped snow would blanket the ground for the three-day Boy Scout program.