September 20, 2009
Shirley Keller mixes pigment with water at Stephens Lake Park on Saturday as part of the Au Plein-Air Art Day contest, where participants sketch and paint outdoors, then submit their day's work for judging. Keller uses liberal amounts of water in her watercolors and paints on slick Yupo synthetic paper that allows her paint to roll around and bleed more than usual, an effect she likes.
Logan Wallace, 4, left, and Braedan Wallace, 2, play checkers with wooden pieces at the Heritage Festival on Saturday. The Heritage Festival offers many activities for children including puppet shows, hayrides, a petting zoo and the opportunity to try walking on stilts.
Linda Coats weaves a shawl at the Heritage Festival at Nifong Park on Saturday. Coats uses alpaca fur to create different types of crafts and sells them at the festival. It only took Coats the afternoon to weave this purple shawl.
From left, Haley Leal and WIlla Lensenmeyer play bluegrass music at the Maplewood Barn Stage at the Heritage Festival on Saturday. Both girls are part of "Pixie Chicks and the Fiddle Stick," a bluegrass group in Columbia. The girls played many songs on stage, one of which was written by a member of the group while sitting on a bucket on Bass St., entitled, "Sitting on a Bucket on Bass St."
Left to right, Roberta Power and Emma O'Connell pose for a vintage photograph after getting dressed up in old-time clothing at the Heritage Festival on Saturday.
September 19, 2009
Missouri's Danario Alexander, 81, hops into the end zone past Furman's Julian Hicks, 31, during the second quarter of Saturday's game.
Missouri's Kerwin Stricker, center, uses his head to knock the ball loose from the Furman Paladins' Tyler Maples in the third quarter Saturday. The Tigers defeated the Paladins 52-12.
Missouri tight end Michael Egnew, 82, is wrapped up by Furman players Rick Furman, 37, and Josh Lynn, 91. The Tigers defeated the Paladins 52-12.
Missouri safety Jasper Simmons recovers a fumble from the Furman Paladins during the third quarter of Saturday's game.
Missouri running back Kendial Lawrence runs downfield despite losing a shoe during the Tigers' game against the Furman Paladins.
Mizzou defensive lineman Jaquies Smith, 3, runs for the end zone after intercepting a pass during the third quarter of Saturday's game at Memorial Stadium.
Missouri wide receivers Jared Perry, left, and Wes Kemp celebrate following one of Perry's two touchdowns in the first quarter of Missouri's 52-12 victory over Furman.
Tiger quarterback Blaine Gabbert rushes for a touchdown during the second quarter of Saturday's victory over Furman.
From left to right: Stephanie Pulver, Neil Gallagher, Kristina Gentile, and Melissa Austin cheer on the Missouri Tigers on their way to 42-0 halftime lead over the Furman Paladins.
Furman running back Jerry Williams tries to evade Missouri linebacker Andrew Gachkar.
Missouri running back Derrick Washington (24) slips by Furman's Shaun Van Rensburg with the help of Missouri offensive lineman Dan Hoch.
Missouri wide receiver Jared Perry celebrates after scoring one of his touchdowns in the first half of Saturday's victory.
Furman cornerback Ryan Steed and Missouri wide reciever Danario Alexander fight for position near the end zone.
From right, Mizzou wide receiver Danario Alexander celebrates with teammate Jerrell Jackson after scoring a touchdown in the second quarter of Saturday's game against the Furman Paladins at Memorial Stadium Sept. 19.
Karis Community Church hosted an art camp for children called "Re-Create" on Sept. 19. The event, held in Douglass Park, taught children about art, music and poetry. The church also held a picnic for the surrounding community.