Three event highlights
1 School of the Osage Leland O. Mills Elementary is holding its 16th annual Pumpkin Festival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the school in Lake Ozark.
2 The event will feature a silent auction, pumpkin painting, bake sale, Spirit Wear sales, booths, bounce house, concessions and much more. There will also be games provided by the classrooms and lots of prizes. In addition, mums and pumpkins will be available for sale.
3 The silent auction is an opportunity to get some gift certificates for golf, gift certificates for spa visits, gift certificates for dining and more In addition, there will be a raffle for an Aqua Lily Pad donated by the company..
This event is the largest fundraiser for the Mills Elementary PTA which provides funding and support for programs such as Mills Movers, Movie Day, Educational Equipment in the classrooms and Family Reading Night and Math Night. It also provides grants for teachers to get new equipment to enhance learning in the classroom.