Local Happenings Categorized: Educational

Rebecca Hutchinson: Exhibiting Artist’s Lecture -Sedalia, MO

Rebecca Hutchinson's armature woven of natural materials suspends from a cealing

Date: Thursday, November 7 Time:  6:00 p.m. Place: The Stauffacher Theatre 3201 W 16th St, Sedalia, MO 65301 Hutchinson’s sculptural assemblages are influenced by ecosystem dynamics and environmental concerns. Although her installations do not replicate nature, they reference the nesting and colonization of insects and birds, the search for space by plants, and massed floral motifs found on antique textiles. Hutchinson uses paperclay made from up-cycled materials (used clothing, paper, burlap) and employs a variety… Read more »

Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days – Warsaw, MO

Date: October 19-20, 2019  Place: Kaysinger Bluff (Truman Visitors Center) 29027 Visitor Center Road Warsaw, MO 65355 Don’t miss the 39th Annual Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days on October 19-20, 2019 at Kaysinger Bluff (Truman Dam Visitors Center) in Warsaw, Missouri. Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days have drawn over 7000 people to its Mountain Man Camp, Civil War Camp and Pioneer crafters including, blacksmiths, Tinsmith, Spinners, Weavers, Quilters, Log hewer, Broom maker, and many more. Sit a… Read more »

Arrow Rock Night Walks – Arrow Rock, MO

Date: October 04, 2019 through October 26, 2019 Time:  7:30 p.m. Place: Friends of Arrow Rock 310 Main St, Arrow Rock, MO 65320 Every Friday & Saturday Night in October see the historic village of Arrow Rock, Missouri in a whole new light by exploring it in the dark! Your guide will lead you on a 90-minute walk around the village, recounting spine-tingling tales of daring adventures and dastardly deeds from days gone by. You’ll… Read more »

Antique Farm Equipment Show – Cole Camp MO

Date: Thu, Sep 26 – Sat, Sep 28 Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Place: The Cole Camp Antique Tractor Association Hwy 52 Cole Camp, MO 65325 The Cole Camp Antique Tractor Association presents this fun and historical event. Along with antique farm equipment on display, the show features tractor pulls, a sawmill in action, apple cider press, straw balling and the much-anticipated equipment and tractor parade. Visit Oktoberfest in downtown Cole Camp, MO and… Read more »

Oktoberfest – Cole Camp, MO

Date: Saturday, September 28th  Time: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Place: Downtown Cole Camp, MO This traditional German festival is Cole Camps ode to the old country. Among Oktoberfest’s Germanic fare, you can find beer and brats, complemented by traditional German music, dancing, and clothing. Vendors open at 9:30 with everything from pumpkins to Hoola hoops! Then at 10:00 registration opens for the Jimm Maxwell Bicycle Show, which will start at 11:00, followed by an awards… Read more »