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Kid Fest: ‘Coming Together in Love!’ set for Sat., Aug. 20

Posted: Tuesday, August 9, 2016 3:29 pm

Kid Fest: Coming Together in Love! is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 20, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tri-County Fairgrounds. This is a Wright/Texas County event.

The sponsors indicated that there are some new groups coming this year from both counties along with many of the faithful supporters who have been at the event since the first one in 2011.

Donations and booth sign-ups are still encouraged. Church, civic group, business and social agencies are encouraged to participate in providing three hours of free fun and food for area families.

The booths currently signed up and donors are American Red Cross with “Pluggy;” archery-Duane Gabriel, Success; Arvest Bank, Mtn. Grove; Autumn Oaks; BACA; Betty Baney Button Craft; Big Country 99 Radio; Cabool Church of the Brethren; CASA of South Central Missouri; Casey’s in Mountain Grove; Celebrate Recovery-Faith Fellowship, Houston; Christian Motorcycles Association; Christos House; Conservation Department; Country Mart in Mountain Grove; Cub Scout Pack 50, Mountain Grove; First Baptist Church, Mountain Grove; Girl Scouts of Wright and Texas Counties; Guardians of the Child; Hospice Compassus, Mountain Grove; Intercounty Electric Cooperative; Jack’s Kites; J&S Golf Carts, Ava; Lion’s Club, Mountain Grove; Lion’s Club, Houston; Living Waters Family Center; Mountain Grove Fire Department; Missouri State University Fruit Station; “One” Houston; Pregnancy Resource Center, Mountain Grove; Trinity United Methodist Church, Mountain Grove; Wehr Ford; Wright County Children’s Home; Wright County Children’s Division; Wright County Crisis Center; Wright County Sheriff’s Department; Wright County Health Department; and Yurik the Wonder Dog, Marilyn Slaton.

Persons can call Rita Foster, Christos House Outreach Advocate, for more information at 417-252-0829.