Ozark Natural and Cultural Resource Center
Missouri Department of Conservation
United States Forest Service
State Park
Missouri Department of Natural Resources
National Park Service
Preserving Ozark Natural Resources and Culture

The ONCRC features a variety of free exhibits each year which highlight Ozark Culture and Natural ResourcesThe Ozark Natural & Cultural Resource Center was created to provide information about natural and cultural opportunities for learning and recreational experience, while promoting responsible resource stewardship.

The Center is in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service, Ozark National Scenic Riverway, Missouri Department of Conservation,
Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Missouri Mines, and The Pioneer Forest. Each has a display at the Center.

Exhibits are free to the public.

ONCRC is a non-profit organization operated entirely by volunteers. It is managed by the Salem Area Community Betterment Association.

Donations are gratefully accepted.

If you would like to volunteer send us an come in, call or email us at oncrc2@salemmo.com

Free Exhibits

Annual Book Sale by Friends of Salem Public Library, 403 N Jackson, will be at the library this year instead of the ONCRC. Hours will be June 9 & 10 from 9am-5pm and June 11 from 9am-noon. For more information contact Glenda at the library 573-729-4331.

July will be the month long Artist in the Woods exhibit sponsored by the Spring Creek Artisans and the Current River Artists. Items will be offered for sale Saturday, July 17 from 8 am to 2pm.

August will be Fiber Arts Exhibit & Demos sponsored by the Artisans of Ozark Fiber Fling

September will be the annual Quilt Exhibit sponsored by the Current River Scrappers

November-December will be Trees & Trains sponsored by the Salem City of Peace Garden Club.

Salem Area Arts Council questions? Contact Libby Sanders on FaceBook at (SAAC)facebook.com or email her at SAAC@embarqmail.com

SAAC's Salem Community Acoustic Jam meets every 4th Saturday night at 6:30 pm in the ONCRC conference room. Come on down!

Call 573-729-0029 or e-mail oncrc2@salemmo.com for more information

The ONCRC is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and for the months of January and February.