On the 10th Anniversary of the Dred Scott Heritage Foundation, Lynne Jackson and Shannon Lanier will give a pictorial review of the Foundation’s reconciliation successes. Including – Daughters of the American Revolution and Lincoln Memorial Special Ceremony Pictured in photo: […]
- Prior Years
2016 Scheduled Events
(Click in upper right corner of brochure to ‘pop’ it out and view in full screen. PDF brochure is two pages.)
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Grace Place Children’s Benefit Concert
Temple Baptist Church
Wednesday, April 27, 7 PM
(Preview performance with The Abundance Quartet starting at 6:30 PM)
Grace Place is working to become a community of houses, each equipped with the resources needed to take care of the physical and emotional needs of foster youth;
providing them a safe, stable, loving environment while they are in the care of the state.
A love offering will be taken at this event.
Grace Place Children’s Home – Building Families, Creating Homes!
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“Energetic~Personable~Inspiring~Spiritually Grounded~Witty~Engaging” Shannon is all that and more! The Missouri Cherry Blossom Festival has enjoyed watching Shannon grow in both his career and in his family. When Shannon first started attending the festival he didn’t have any children and now he […]
Jordan Wood will be painting live during the festival, painting historical figures throughout the festival events. Jordan Wood is an Irish American artist who began his art training under his father at an early age. His first major project was […]
Rob Rains is the author of 33 books, most about the Cardinals, with the most recent entitled, “Taking Flight: the St. Louis Cardinals and the Building of Baseball’s Best Franchise” published in April by Triumph Books. A 35-year veteran of […]
The band will be performing at the Laura Ingalls Wilder Home and Museum Luncheon on Friday afternoon. Meet the Band Brad Reynolds – Springfield, MO – Upright Bass Band Manager and on the Board of Directors for the Greater Ozarks […]
$5 per registration or $7 per family Marshfield Assembly of God, 9:30 AM, Saturday, April 30 Call 417-839-5273 for more information
Robb’s passionate interest in children’s literature led her more than 50 years ago to volunteer to read to children in hospitals, where she discovered that many children wanted and needed books so badly that hospital staff let them take home […]
Iris Lee Gay Jordan is the daughter of Confederate Civil War soldier, Lewis F. Gay! Gay was 82 years old when Iris was born. She was nine when her father died in 1931. National Geographic did an article that included […]
New York Times Best Selling author of “Confessions of A Prairie Bitch: How I Survived Nellie Oleson and Learned to Love Being Hated”, Alison Arngrim is best known to viewers world-wide for her portrayal of the incredibly nasty “Nellie Oleson” […]
Former United States Attorney General John Ashcroft will be the speaker at the 2016 Presidential Prayer Breakfast during the Cherry Blossom Festival. The breakfast will be held on Saturday, April 30 at 8:30 AM at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church. […]