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Lake of the Ozarks to be featured on 'Family Travel with Colleen Kelly' Sunday

"Family Travel with Colleen Kelly," a popular National Public Television series, will feature Central Missouri's Lake of the Ozarks, highlighting the outdoor adventure, water activities, shopping, dining and attractions that make the area a great family vacation destination.

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Two organizations celebrate ‘once in a blue moon’

Blue Moon Party presents astronomy, music for guests Friday night

In celebration of the second full moon of the month, members of the Camden County Astronomy Club have invited the community to join them and members of the Lake of the Ozarks Blues Society July 31 at the club’s Joseph P. Strogen Observatory in Montreal.

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Can You Find It? Location is revealed as winner receives prize in month-long contest

Throughout July, The Lake Today staff has asked readers “Can You Find It?” in its debut of an interactive trivia contest.

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Lake of the Ozarks earns ‘Best Recreational Lake’ award in national contest

Lake takes top billing in USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Travel Awards

Thanks to the area’s lake enthusiasts, Lake of the Ozarks has been named the best recreational lake in the nation.

Sewapalooza set for Aug. 8 in Barnett

Top Stitch Sewing Services, LLC, a BERNINA Dealer in Barnett, is hosting Sewapalooza, a hands-on sewing, embroidery and quilting event from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8. The event will be held at Top Stitch Sewing Services, located at 20449 Highway C in Barnett.

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Get a cup of ‘“Chicken Soup for the Barbecuer’s Soul’

Competitors and guests can get a dose of “Chicken Soup for the Barbecuer’s Soul” this weekend during the 23rd Annual Laurie Hillbilly Bar-B-Q Cook-off.

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Swap Meet continues at Camden County Museum through Saturday

The Camden County Museum staff is holding a Swap Meet through Saturday and Car Cruise-in tomorrow at its location in Linn Creek.

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Ironweed Bluegrass Band to perform Aug. 16 at Seven Springs Winery

The Lake Arts Council is sponsoring the very popular Ironweed Bluegrass Band Sunday, Aug. 16, at the Seven Springs Winery located in Linn Creek.

Great Bagnell Dam Duck Drop returns to Lake in seventh year

Thousands of yellow rubber ducks will fall from the sky Saturday, Aug. 1 and "race" to win big prizes during the 7th Annual Great Bagnell Dam Duck Drop presented by Bank Star.

Wine Trail Competition premiers Aug. 22 at Seven Springs Winery

The first-ever Wine Trail Competition will take place from 2-6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22 at Seven Springs Winery.

2nd Annual Poker Run fundraiser benefits Warriors Against Melanoma

The annual Warriors Against Melanoma Poker Run returns for its second year Saturday, Aug. 8 to Lake of the Ozarks.

Local musicians return for 8th annual concert in Sunrise Beach

Kent Memorial presents the Eighth Annual An Evening With the Classics at 7 p.m. in the Kent Memorial Lutheran Church sanctuary.

Lake Area artist to teach acrylics classes beginning July 29

Mary Andeline, a local Lake Area artist, will be instructing “Painting in Acrylics” classes from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays starting July 29 at the State Fair Community College in Osage Beach.

Organizers ask public to help name Duck Drop mascot

The organizers of the Great Bagnell Dam Duck Drop are asking the Lake community to name its mascot in the Duck Contest.

Volunteers needed for 2015 Lake of the Ozarks Shootout

The Lake of the Ozarks Shootout will be held Aug. 29-30 at Captain Ron’s in Sunrise Beach.