OMC Foundation Blue Jean Ball is September 30
Dust off your boots and mark your calendar for the 9th Annual Ozarks Medical
Center (OMC) Foundation Blue Jean Ball. This year’s event will be
held on Saturday, September 30 at Risner’s Stables in West Plains.
An old west saloon theme is planned with entertainment by Cyndi and the
NuTones. Cajun Jim Antoine will provide karaoke throughout the evening
while the band is on breaks. Stars ‘n Steeds Equestrian Drill Team
from Willard, Mo., will perform in the outdoor arena. You also can try
your spurs at the mechanical bull and get your photo taken with Tyler
Osborn’s Watusi bull, Redman.
An all-inclusive tickets include filet mignon, bar-b-que pork tenderloin,
and black bean burger dinner with all the fixin’s and beer, wine
and sodas. Tickets are $50 until Friday, September 29 and may be purchased
at the OMC Foundation at No. 12 Parkway Center. Tickets are $65 at the
door, day of event.
This year’s Blue Jean Ball committee consists of: Melissa Smith,
Chair; Robin Morgan, Honorary Chair; Karen Yarbrough; Regina Eades; Ann
Marie Newberry; Phyllis Kupfer; Pam Ream; Erin Gibbs; Kristi Drummond;
Joan Hanff; Brendan Byrne; Kelly Becker; Ericka Atkins; and Brenda Polyard.
Sponsorships, which include benefits of reserved seating in the “Sheriff’s
Tent” and more also are available. Items for the Silent Auction
are needed. Every year, a variety of items are donated from baked goods
to trips are up for bid in the Silent Auction. For more information on
tickets, sponsorships, or the Silent Auction, contact a committee member
of the OMC Foundation at 417-853-5200.