BRANSON, Mo. - The Army Corps of Engineers Table Rock Project Office is adjusting the hours of operation for the Dewey Short Visitor Center.
The visitor center will be closed Monday Dec. 22 through Friday, Jan. 2, 2015. It will reopen Jan. 3 under its winter hours 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday except during inclement weather.
Beginning March 1 and continuing through the summer, the visitor center will be open daily from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.
The visitor center is located six miles west of U.S. Highway 65 on Missouri State Highway 165 at the south end of Table Rock Dam.
The visitor center hosts exhibits about the White River Watershed, local habitats, Table Rock Dam, and the Army Corps of Engineers as well as several interactive exhibits including maps, power generation and water safety. It also features an overlook which allows visitors to view Table Rock Lake, the dam, and Lake Taneycomo from one viewing deck.
For more information about the Dewey Short Visitor Center call Park Ranger Leah Deeds 501-340-1933.
Little Rock District news and recreation information can be found at www.about.me/usacelittlerock.
Release no. 14-089