Springfield—Gamblers Anonymous, meets in the conference room at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, every Monday,7-8 p.m., and on Thursdays 6:30-7:30 p.m., in the youth room. This is a proven 12-step program for those with gambling issues. For more information, call (417) 894-7959.

Forsyth—Our Lady of the Ozarks Parish will hold its Fall Rummage and Bake Sale, Thu., Oct. 26, 7 a.m.-4 p.m.; Fri., Oct. 27, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., and Sat., Oct. 28, 8 a.m.-noon. Furniture, household items, collectibles, jewelry, clothing, books, artwork, and homemade baked goods. Proceeds benefit the parish as well as several organizations and charities […] Read more

Springfield—The Praise and Worship prayer group meets every Thu. night, 6:30-8 p.m., in the chapel at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. The evening begins with a patriotic Rosary for our country, followed by prayers of praise, thanksgiving, and petition along with music provided by Andrew Peters. All are welcome. For more information, contact Shelly Pichler […] Read more

Springfield—A Praise and Worship prayer group meets every Thu. night, 6:30-8 p.m., in the chapel at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. The evening begins with a rosary for our country, followed by prayers of praise, thanksgiving, and petition along with music provided by Andrew Peters. All are welcome. For more information, contact Shelly Pichler at […] Read more

Springfield—The Secular Franciscan group will meet, Sat., Oct. 28, beginning with lunch at noon (optional), then at 1 p.m. in the day chapel at Holy Trinity Parish. Contact for new inquirers is Steve Moncher, stevemoncher@gmail.com, or call (417) 861-2109.

Chaffee—St. Ambrose Parish will host its 28th Annual Dinner Auction, Oct. 28, Chaffee VFW Hall in Chaffee. Doors open at 5 p.m. with the silent auction; dinner, 6 p.m.; live auction, 7 p.m. Tickets: $25/person and may be purchased by contacting Amanda Proctor, (573) 270-7765.

Glennonville—St. Teresa Parish will host a Glow Run, Fri., Nov. 3, at the parish center/school gym. Pre-registration fee: 14 yrs. and older: $20; after Oct. 20: $25; children (13 and under): $15; children ages three and under participate free. Those who pre-registered are guaranteed a shirt. If you don’t want another shirt, mark the box, […] Read more