Missouri Baptist Childrens Home
Ozark Berry Festival
August 11th, 2018
For the second year in a row the Ozark Berry Festival will be held by Macedonia Baptist Church in Springfield Missouri. All proceeds go to meet the operational needs of Missouri Baptist Children's Home. Missouri Baptist Children's Home is YOUR ministry to hurting children, youth and families. Your support of this vital fund-raiser is critical to the agency.
A home style breakfast will be served at 8:00 am with a gospel concert by the "The Ascension Quartet" starting at 9:00 am.
Come join us for:
- Handmade Quilts and Crafts
- Delicious Food and Beverages
- Homemade Cobblers and Ice Cream
- Fun Children's Activities
- Air Conditioned Facilities
- Paved Parking Lot - Handicapped Accessible
Quilts and handmade crafts are to be brough to Macedonia Church from July 23rd thru July 31st during the business hours of 8:00am-5:00pm. Please deliver your quilts and crafts to the east end of the educational building, not the church office.
ALL quilts and crafts MUST have the 'entry form' attached to them at the time of delivery.
Judging of these items will take place on August 1st.
We also need berries, berries, and more berries made into cobblers for the festival! It is best if the cobblers are in "throw-away" pans or pie tins. Please identify the type of berries in the cobbler by marking the outside of the container.
The cobblers can be delivered to Macedonia Church on Friday, August 10th, or on the morning of the festival.
Volunteer Opportunities: Volunteers are needed to help with set-up during the day prior to the festival as well as during the day of. If you are interested in volunteering in any way to make this year's event the best event ever please contact Bruce Smith at (417) 886-1355 or email at OzarksBerryFestival@gmail.com and if he is unavailable, please leave your name and #, or call the church office at (417) 882-6647 and they will be happy to find you a place to serve.
Thank you for your help in making this event a reality. We hope you will come and share this exciting day with us!
Macedonia Baptist Church,
3110 West Sunshine Street
Springfield, MO 65807