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Jan. 1 • University City Snowball Series New Year’s Day Run Missouri Running Co. 314-434-9577 http://www.morunco.com Jan. 3-12 • Jefferson City Give the Gift of Art Exhibition Capital Arts Gallery 573-635-8355 www.capitalarts.org Jan. 3-31 • Poplar Bluff The Way We Worked Exhibit Wheatley Historic Preservation 573-712-2171 Jan. 4 • Jefferson City Museum After Hours Missouri State Museum, Missouri State Capitol 573-751-2854 Jan. 4-9 • Webster Groves “Sunday in the Park With George” The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis 314-968-4925 Jan. 5-7 • St. Joseph Great Plains Growers Conference Fulkerson Conference Center Missouri Western State University 816-279-1691 Jan. 6-7 • Springfield American Arenacross Ozark Empire Fairgrounds Indoor Arena 417-863-6353 Jan. 6-7 • Eureka MABC Bluegrass Festival Holiday Inn Six Flags 314-771-9379 Jan. 6-8 • Jefferson City Gospel Music USA 2012 Capitol Plaza Hotel 660-665-7172 Jan. 7 • Dixon Bluegrass in the Barn 573-433-9370 www.thebakerband.com Jan. 7 • Smithville Eagle Days Smithville Lake Little Platte Park Course Complex 816-532-0174 Jan. 7 • Lebanon Horizon Series Championship Bull Riding Show-Me State Shootout Kenneth E. Cowan Civic Center 573-346-7719 Jan. 7-8 • Lake Ozark Eagle Days Osage National Golf Resort 573-967-1008 www.lakeoftheozarkseagledays. com Jan. 8 • Jefferson City Bridal Spectacular 2012 Jefferson City Area YMCA Firley Center 573-636-4094 Jan. 19-22 • Jefferson City “Willy Wonka” Miller Performing Arts Center 573-635-0657 www.tltjc.org A R O U N D M I S S O U R I Jan. 20 • Branson 2012 National Ice Carving Competition Titanic-The World’s Largest Museum Attraction 800-381-7670 Jan. 20-21 • Poplar Bluff Ag Expo 2012 Black River Coliseum 573-686-8064 Jan. 21 • Branson Master Trout Championship Lake Taneycomo 417-334-6380 Jan. 21 • Springfield Eagle Days Springfield Conservation Nature Center 417-888-4237 Jan. 21 • St. Robert 5th Annual Chili Cook-Off St. Robert Community Center 573-336-5121 Jan. 21-22 • Stover Big Boy’s Winter Gun & Knife Show Stover Community Center 660-668-4820 Jan. 26-28 • Fruitland Bootheel Bluegrass Festival Drury Inn Fruitland 314-831-6406 www.bullharman.com Jan. 27-29 • Grandview Gun & Knife Show Elks Lodge 816-761-8990 Jan. 28 • Fulton Community Learning Program: Discovering My Community, Part 1 National Churchill Museum 573-592-6242 Jan. 28 • St. Charles Ice Carving Competition Fête de Glace´Festival of Ice North Main 636-946-1898 Jan. 28 • Marble Hill Civil War Weapons with Mike Corner Bollinger County Museum of Natural History 573-238-1174 Jan. 28 • Lake Ozark School of the Osage Jazz Band & the Lake Jazz Band Country Club Hotel 573-365-3411 Jan. 28 • Reeds Spring Yeti, Set Run 5K, 10K, 15K and 20K relay race 417-230-6408 Jan. 28-29 • Clarksville Eagle Days Riverfront Park 573-242-3771 photo by Heather Berry The annual Fete de Glacé (Festival of Ice) will be held Saturday, Jan. 28, on North Main Street in St. Charles. Two-person, professional ice-carving teams compete from 9 a.m. until noon. From 1 to 3:30 p.m., the professionals compete in individual carving competitions. The winners are selected by the crowd. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 636-946-1898. Missouri Happenings Events are published as space allows and must be submitted at least 60 days in advance. Include a telephone number for publication. Send materials to Rural Missouri Events Calendar, P.O. Box 1645, Jefferson City, MO 65102; e-mail events@ruralmissouri.coop or fax 573-636-9499. Dates and times are subject to change; please call ahead. For more information, go to www.visitmo.com. Jan. 8 • Mexico Owl Prowl Scattering Fork Outdoor Center 573-581-3003 Jan. 8 • Cole Camp Chocolate Gala Triple Creek Golf Course Clubhouse 660-668-3675 Jan. 11-13 • Columbia Show-Me Beef University University of Missouri meat lab 573-882-2752 Jan. 12-15 & 19-22 • Jefferson City “Man of La Mancha” Dinner Theatre Shikles Auditorium 573-681-9012 Jan. 14 • El Dorado Springs Yeti, Set Run 5K, 10K, 15K and 20K relay race 417-230-6408 Jan. 14-15 • St. Louis Eagle Days Old Chain of Rock Bridge 314-877-1309 Jan. 14 • Columbia Demolition Derby Boone County Fairgrounds 417-863-6353 www.motorheadevents.com Jan. 15 • Chesterfield President’s Day half marathon Missouri Running Co. 314-434-9577 www.morunco.com Jan. 17 • Rolla James Sewell Ballet Leach Theatre 573-341-4219 http://leachtheatre.mst.edu 30 WWW.RURALMISSOURI.COOP http://www.tltjc.org http://www.morunco.com http://www.capitalarts.org http://www.bullharman.com http://www.thebakerband.com http://www.visitmo.com http://www.motorheadevents.com http://www.lakeoftheozarkseagledays.com http://www.lakeoftheozarkseagledays.com http://www.morunco.com http://leachtheatre.mst.edu http://WWW.RURALMISSOURI.COOP

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Rural Missouri - January 2012

Rural Missouri - January 2012
Table of Contents
Comments
Columns
Superior steel
Facing ‘extreme men’
Return to the prairie
Outdoors
Out of the Way Eats
Missouri snapshots
Hearth and Home
News Briefs
Woven in tradition
Marketplace
Around Missouri
The Nimblewill Nomad
Neighbors
Just4Kids

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