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2015 Events

December 5, 2015 - Saturday, 8:00am
Lake Ouachita Vista Trail (LOViT) Marathon
Location: Shangri-La Resort

December 6th
Sunday, 2:00pm
"It's A Wonderful Life"

Location: 338 Whittington Street Mount Ida, Arkansas 71957  
Presented by: Montgomery County Council for the Performing Arts

December 7th
Monday, 7:00pm
"It's A Wonderful Life"

Location: 338 Whittington Street Mount Ida, Arkansas 71957  
Presented by: Montgomery County Council for the Performing Arts

December 9th
Wednesday, 5:30pm
Santa Dinner
The Oden PTO is asking parents to bring chili, soup or a dessert. Following the dinner the Oden students will present a living Nativity in the school gymnasium.
Location: Ode Maddox Cafeteria
Presented by: The Oden Parent Teacher Organization

November 20th - December 11th
Montgomery County Cereal Drive
The cereal drive will end December 11 with an open house to be held at the Montgomery county Court- house from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The open house will be held in honor of local fire departments, emergency medical service providers, first responders, law enforcement officers and dispatch and jailers. The open house will be hosted by area elected officials and county employees.


Ouachita Artists Gallery & Studio

Oil painting Class with Allie Graves
Wednesdays in September, 10:00am-12:00pm

1-Day Pastels Workshop with Marlene Gremillion
September 28th, 10:00am-3:00pm

Beginners' Oil Painting Class with Martha Koelemay
Saturday's in October, 10:00am-12:00pm

American Legion Post 313
Second Tuesday's at 6:30 PM
Location: Courthouse Annex, 117 Ray Dr., Mount Ida, Arkansas 71957

Ouachita Artists Gallery & Studio
Friday's - Open Studio, 10:00am-6:00pm

Third Monday's, Program Meeting, 3:30PM
Special Guest Speaker and Demonstration
Open to the Public, Please park in the back.

Membership Meeting
First Wednesday's, 1:00pm
Montgomery County Yarn Workers
knitting and crocheting each Friday at the Assisted Living Center in Mt. Ida.beginning at 3:30 p.m. Teaching yarn crafts at no charge and can help with patterns and questions.
If you have yarn to donate, or if you know of a need for something we can make for a good cause, call Kathleena at 867-5154 or Betty at 867-3894.

Red Hat Ladies

Third Thursday's at 1:00PM
Location: Various Locations

Master Gardeners
First Wednesday's at 10:00
Location: Extension Office

Montgomery County Council for the Performing Arts (MCCPA)
1st Thurday at 5:00PM
Location: 338 Whittington Street, Mount Ida, Arkansas 71957

4-H Clubs
Mount Ida 4-H & Puddle Jumpers 4-H 2nd Monday 5:00 Extension Office
R.A.G.E. Teen Leader 4-H 2nd Thursday 5:00 Extension Office
Oden 4-H 4th Monday, 5:00 Pencil Bluff Baptist Church
Cattlemen’s 2nd Tuesday, 6:30, Fairgrounds

Strong Women Groups
Mount Ida
· MWF 7:00 a.m. Extension Office
· MWF 8:45 a.m. Extension Office
· MWF 10:00 a.m. Extension Office
· TTh 6:00 p.m. Extension Office
· TTh 9:30 a.m. Lake Ouachita Baptist Church

· MWF 8:15 a.m., Barr Memorial Presbyterian Church

· MWF 8:30 a.m., Oden Baptist Church

EHC Clubs

Oden EHC Club – 1st Tues 1:00 Oden Methodist Church
Joplin EHC Club – 2nd Tues 1:30 Extension Office
Snap, Crackle, Pop Exercise Group – Every Tues & Thurs 9:00 Graham Court Recreation Hall
Stitchin’Friends EHC Club – Quilting & Sewing every Thursday Extension Office 9:00
Yarn Workers EHC Club – Knitting & Crocheting every Friday 3:30 Assisted Living Center
Pine Ridge EHC Club – Quilting every Tues 9:00-3:00 Pine Ridge Baptist Church

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Mount Ida Area Chamber of Commerce
124 Hwy 270 West, Mount Ida, Arkansas 71957 - 870-867-2723
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