Phelps County News

Genealogical Society to meet on Sept. 22

    The Phelps County Genealogical Society will present “How DNA Reveals Your Genetic Heritage” with guest speaker David Westenberg, Associate Professor Biological Sciences at Missouri S&T, on Sunday, September 22 at 2 p.m. at the Wellington Clubhouse located at 1200 East 10th Street (just past Rolla Nazarene Church) in Rolla.

Apply to speak at Missouri S&T’S fourth TEDx Talk in April

    Speaker applications are open for the TEDx event on the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus this spring.
    Missouri S&T will host TEDxMissouriS&T on Thursday, April 23, 2020, in Leach Theatre, and its organizing committee is looking for presenters. Anyone with a topic relating to the theme “Make it happen” can apply to speak at the event. The deadline to submit an application is Thursday, Oct. 31.

Free beginner’s quilt class offered by Piece and Plenty Quilt Guild

    The Piece and Plenty Quilt Guild will host their Ozark Festival of Quilted Show October 5 and 6 at the Rolla Middle School, located at 1111 Soeset Rd., Rolla, Missouri. Doors open at 9 a.m. on Saturday until 5 p.m. and on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.   

DAR meeting planned for September 21

    Missouri Department of Natural Resources in conjunction with the Missouri Daughters of the American Revolution (MSSDAR) invites you and your family to the Charity Event "Hike*Bike" for veterans and their families, Sept 21, 8am – 2pm.  The closest entry point to the Scenic Katy Trail for Phelps and Pulaski Counties is Jefferson City.  More information: - Registration: - Donation: