The Thayer/Mammoth Spring Ministerial Alliance is sponsoring this year's Back to School Fair, to be held Wednesday, Aug. 1 at the Thayer Elementary Gym.
Any families needing help getting back to school items for their children are welcome to participate, but they must pre-register the week of July 16-20, at the Fellowship Hall of the First Assembly of God Church in Thayer, between the hours of 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. For additional information, contact Pastor Abel Perez at 417-280-5285.
Free canning classes this
weekend in Thayer
"OSLU classes for July are on the topic of canning and preserving the harvest from your garden," said Deb Slack, heritage studies teacher. "Ozark Self Reliant Living University provides free classes every month on topics we used to learn at home from our grandmothers. Life skills that everyone can use. In this case, how to have a great garden, raising nutritious, great tasting food for less money."
The class in Thayer will be held at the Oregon County Country Music Theater 1 pm to 3pm, Saturday July 14. All classes are free of charge.
For information, call Slack at 417-264-2435.