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The Observatory: What’s Happening in Mountain Home

Hello Mountain Home!

It’s a lazy summer weekend. Be sure to relax and rest up for work next week!

Here’s what’s happening in Mountain Home.

Friday, Aug. 5

Double Take at the Ole Mill Tavern

7:00 p.m. – Come join Double Take while we rock the house at the OMT, coldest drinks and best food in the Mountain Home area.

Rapp’s Barren Brewing Company

7:30 p.m. – Enjoy acoustic music by Derek Herndon Saturday night here at The Barren!

The Oasis Night Club

9:00 p.m. – Damsel kicks off our double header weekend of rock on Friday August 5th! playing the best of rock music from the 70s-00s, this band is sure to please the whole crowd!

Band starts @ 9pm ๐ŸŽธ
DJ after midnight ๐ŸŽถ
Jenny’s Bistro open all night ๐Ÿ”
Free rides to & from the Oasis๐Ÿš•
Must be 21+ w/ valid ID to enter โ€ผ
Message us or call 870-492-5600 for more info ๐Ÿ“ฑ

Saturday, Aug. 6

Rapp’s Barren Brewing Company

7:00 p.m. – We are so incredibly excited about hosting The Kattie Laney Project again! If you haven’t had the pleasure of hearing then in person, they play a pleasant mix of music that is sure to please any crowd. You can expect to hear anything from a The 70โ€™s classics to todayโ€™s hits. Genres vary from Country, rock, and Pop. Don’t miss this chance to hear them for free at YOUR LOCAL BREWERY.

The OASIS Night Club

9:00 p.m. – The Dirty Saints are coming back to ROCK our stage on Saturday August 6th! The crowd loved them last. time! Their wide variety of rock music keeps the whole crowd dancing all night long!

Band starts @ 9pm ๐ŸŽธ
DJ after midnight ๐ŸŽถ
Jenny’s Bistro open all night ๐Ÿ”
Free rides to & from the Oasis๐Ÿš•
Must be 21+ w/ valid ID to enter โ€ผ
Message us or call 870-492-5600 for more info ๐Ÿ“ฑ

Coffee Social

9:00 a.m. โ€“ 10:30 a.m.

Coffee Social, 9-10:30 a.m. Alley-White American Legion Post 52, 717 Market Street, MH. All Veterans & spouses welcome.

Pantry at the Post

9:00 a.m. โ€“ 11:00 a.m.

Serving local Veterans & active-duty military families in need of food.  Proof of service required.

1101 Spring Street, Mountain Home, AR 72653 (Cooper Park, behind city pool)

Call 424-3054 for more information.

Sunday, Aug. 7

Mountain Home Twirling FunTimers

4:00 p.m. โ€“ 6:00 p.m.

The Mountain Home Twirling FunTimers offers dancing lessons for all ages on Sundays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Cost for a lesson is $5 for adults and $3 for younger adults between the ages of 17 to 21. Children can attend for free.

For more information, contact Donna Glennbeck at (870) 620-0037.

The Table Community Church

6:00 p.m. – Make sure to bring a lawn chair!

We are excited to host an end of the summer, Back-to-School Party here at The Table! We will have water inflatables, sno-cone stand, we are grilling food, and giving away some pretty great prizes. This is open to anyone in our community that wants to enjoy a nice summer evening having fun and enjoying fellowship before school starts back!

More details will come as we get closer to the date, but mark it on your calendar and be prepared to have a ball!

Monday, Aug. 8

Mruk Family Education Center on Aging

2:00 p.m. – Have you been hearing about this “Plant-Based Diet” and wondering what the buzz is all about? Join us for our monthly meetings. Find out how to lose weight safely and quickly and become healthier!

Each clinic includes a cooking demonstration and sample.
Registration is required: 508-3880.

Facilitated by:
Patricia Bemis, Retired Registered Nurse & Certified in Plant-Based Nutrition, eCornell University

Tuesday, Aug. 9

7:30 a.m. – polls open at 7:30 am and close at 7:30 pm at the following locations and addresses:

Baxter County Courthouse, 1 East 7th St. Mountain Home, AR.72653

Lakeview City Hall, 14 Skyles Lane, Lakeview, AR

Eastside Baptist Church, 718 East 9th St., Mountain Home, AR. 72653

Henderson Fire Station, 12487 Hwy 62 East, Henderson, AR. 725444,

Midway Safety Training Center, 170 Dillard Drive, Midway, AR. 72651

Northeast Lakeside Fire Station, 5482 Hwy 62 East, Mountain Home, AR.72653

Election Commission Headquarters, 213 E. 5th ST., Mountain Home, AR 72653

A list of appointed election officials, deputy clerks or additional deputies hired to conduct the early voting can be located on the door of the Baxter County & Circuit Clerkโ€™s office beginning July 15, 2022.

Any person who makes an objection to the service of a designated poll worker must make it known to the County Board of Election Commissioners within 7 calendar days. The deadline for objections must be received before the date of the election.

Intermediate Yoga โ€“ Peitz Cancer Support House

8 a.m. โ€“ 9 a.m.

Yoga has many health benefits. Implement self-care and relaxation into your routine. Yoga experience is required for this class. For more information or registering to attend a session at the Peitz Cancer Support House, call 870-508-2273.

Craft Time at the Legion

10:00 a.m. โ€“ 3:00 p.m.

Alley-White American Legion Post 52 is hosting Craft Time at the Legion. Bring a project to work on, just come to visit, or learn a new craft.  Everyone welcome.

Babies and Books โ€“ Baxter County Library

10:30 a.m. โ€“ 11:00 a.m.

Enjoy reading, singing, and having fun with Mrs. Amy. This story time is best for 0-3 year-olds.

Line Dancing for Women

11:30 a.m. โ€“ 1:00 p.m.

Event Type: Schliemann Center for Womenโ€™s Health Education

Max Capacity: 10

Heart Healthy Line Dancing every Tuesday 11:30 a.m. beginners, 12:30 pm intermediate. Held at WEC (Wellness Education Center, 2545 Hwy 5 North (formerly Simple Manโ€™s). Due to covid, class capacity is limited, masks required, social distancing strictly observed, and registration required. Call (870) 508-2345.

Mess Deck Coffee Hut โ€“ Bob Davis Veterans Center

8 a.m. โ€“ 1 p.m.

Veterans, come hang out and grab a cup of coffee at the Bob Davis Veterans Center. The center is located at 421 E. Ninth St in Mountain Home. For more information, call (870) 232-0976.

Wednesday, Aug. 10

Mountain Home Twirling FunTimers

6:30 p.m. โ€“ 9:00 p.m.

The Mountain Home Twirling FunTimers meet every Wednesday starting at 6:30 p.m., with dances running until 9:00 p.m. Dances run $7 per dancer to cover the cost of the groupโ€™s caller and dance floor.

Fun for 3s, 4s, and 5s โ€“ Baxter County Library

10:30 a.m. โ€“ 11:30 a.m.

Join in the fun with stories, songs, puppets, and more that encourage development of Early Literacy skills in young children. Ages 3-5.

Due to COVID class capacity is limited, masks required, social distancing strictly observed, and registration required, call (870) 508-2345.

Rapp’s Barren Brewing Company

6:30 p.m. – First Wednesday Trivia Night with Paul is HERE again!!

See you upstairs for a night full of random knowledge and interesting facts (plus great food and craft beer – ya can’t beat it)! Come flex your brain muscles every first Wednesday of the month where Individuals or teams of any size are welcome! First and second place prizes are awarded!

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