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Farmington VFW Post 5896 is hosting Bingo every Thursday. The $6 entrance fee includes bingo cards! Doors open at 3:30 pm. Event games and pull tab sales start at 4:00 pm. For more information call 573-756-1695 or 573-756-8852.

Chicken and Dumpling Dinner


Let us cook for you!

Knights of Columbus #1088 will be serving chicken and dumplings the first Thursday of every month. 

Adults-$8.00            Kids- (6-10) $4.00

Chicken and dumplings, green beans, applesauce, coleslaw and dessert. No Drinks 

It is from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM and located at 7897 Berry Road, Bonne Terre.

Food Pantry

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Park Hills host a public food pantry each Friday from 7:30 AM until 9:30 AM.

Blood Drive

There will be a blood drive held at Lincoln Street Events Center located at 112 N. Lincoln Street, Desloge, MO on Tuesday, January 17, 2023 from 1:30 pm until 5:30 pm.

For more information call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org

Business and Community Luncheon

Join the Farmington Regional Chamber for the January Business and Community Luncheon sponsored by parkland health Center. The delicious meal will be provided by Pasta house and this month's topic will be a panel discussion about legalization of recreational marijuana and it's impact on the workplace. A lunch from Pasta House is available for $10 per person. Reservations are REQUIRED by the Tuesday prior to the luncheon. Payment will be accepted at the door. Cancellations must be received by the Tuesday prior to the luncheon in order to receive a refund otherwise; payment is expected.  

MAC Foundation Trivia Night

Get your smartest friends together for the annual Mineral Area College Foundation Trivia Night. Join us for an evening of trivia, food and fun to aid the Foundation's mission to advance, encourage, assist, promote and support the growth and development of MAC, it's student body, faculty and administration. 

Trivia-food-silent auction-50/50 & more at Bob Sechrest Field House on Friday, January 27. Doors open at 6:00 pm and trivia starts at 7:00 pm. $160/ team up to 8 players- Includes complimentary pizza, soda, and water. Teams may bring additional food and drinks for their table. Alcohol is permitted for guests 21+

$300/. Signature Table- Great Sponsorship opportunity for businesses! Only 10 are available. Includes team entry above plus…

                -Round Sponsorship with numerous mentions of your business

                - Your logo on the answer sheet for the sponsored round

                - Reserved table for your team

                - 5 Mulligans

Interested in sponsoring but don’t want a team? No problem! Sponsor a round for $100!

For more information contact Teri LaChance at 573-518-2114.

Food Drive

Culligan Water will be holding a Food Drive from February 1-28, 2023. In honor of their nutrition focus this quarter, they are working to fuel hunger in our community. The drop off location address is 110 E. Wood Lawn Drive, Leadington, MO 63601. The food will be donated to Shared Blessings in Bonne Terre. If you have any questions or needing m ore information call 573-431-3016.

Gospel Singing

Esther United Methodist Church is hosting a Saturday Night Gospel Singing featuring David Black and Friends, on February 4, 2023 at 6:00 pm. The church is located at 501 Jefferson Street, in Park Hills. 

Desloge High School Alumni

The monthly Dutch treat luncheon for all Desloge High School Alumni will meet next at the Homestead Restaurant in Bonne Terre on Friday, Feb. 10 at 1:00 pm.

State of the County Address

You're invited to attend the State of the County Address for St. Francois County on Monday February 20, 2023. It is to be held at Mineral Area college Fine Arts Theater in Park Hills, Missouri. There will be a Continental Breakfast at 9:00 am and the presentation begins at 10:00 am. Reservations are mandatory. You can purchase tickets form your local Chamber by February 10, 2023. The tickets are $5.00 each and includes Continental Breakfast. There will be presentations by: MAC President Dr. Joe Gilgour, Bismarck Mayor Seth Radford, Bonne Terre Mayor Erik Shonhardt, Desloge Mayor David Shaw, Farmington Mayor Larry Forsythe, Park Hills Mayor Stacey Easter and St. Francois County Presiding Commissioner Harold Gallaher. In the event of inclement weather, it will be rescheduled for Monday, February 27, 2023.

Parkland Health Center Gala and Awards Ceremony

Enjoy an evening of fun, funding, dancing and dining at our inaugural Parkland Health Center Gala and Awards Ceremony! Proceeds will benefit the Parkland Health Center Foundation and our mission to provide excellent, quality health care in our community. 

Date and Time: Saturday Mar 4, 2023 from 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Schedule of Events

5:30 p.m. - Champagne Welcome

6:30 p.m. - Plated Dinner

7:00 p.m. - Presentations and Awards Ceremony

7:30 p.m. - Live Auction

8:15 p.m. - Dancing and Live Music


Grande Oaks Event Center | Twin Oaks Vineyard and Winery

6470 Highway F

Farmington, MO 63640


$125 per ticket

Purchase tickets and sponsorships here: https://www.parklandhealthcenter.org/foundation/gala

Gospel Singing

Esther United Methodist Church is hosting a Saturday Night Gospel Singing featuring The Wanda Mountain Boys, on March 4, 2023 at 6:00 pm. The church is located at 501 Jefferson Street, in Park Hills.