The Rock Port Backpack Buddies Program is currently in need of donations. The cost to provide backpack meals for a child for the entire school year is $150. A donation of ANY AMOUNT is welcome and very much appreciated. PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO:
Mail donations to: Sharon Rosenbohm, Backpack Buddies Committee Treasurer, 409 Hillside Drive, Rock Port, MO 64482.

Rock Port Park Board- The next meeting of the Rock Port Park Board will be held Monday, February 13, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. at the Rock Port Elementary School Library.

Holiday Light Recycling Drive in Brownville- The Brownville Historical Society is partnering with Scrap Central of Omaha to accept nonoperable holiday lights for recycling. Coordinator Kellie Kennedy said the money generated from the recycling of the lights will be placed in the Preserving our Past/Protecting our Future Campaign to help sustain the historical properties in Brownville.
The drop off receptacle is located behind the Sage Museum at 213 Main Street, Brownville. Any insulated wire, like all sizes of power cords is acceptable as well. Please no bags, packaging or garland, she concluded.