• Toad Suck Daze Festival from Friday, May 05, 2017 11:00 AM - Sunday, May 07, 2017 5:00.

• May 9 — Faulkner County Democratic Party will hold its annual Donaghey Dinner at 6:30 p.m. at the Ole Gin. Reservations are required by Wednesday. No tickets will be available at the door. Matt Campbell, creator of the "Blue Hog Report," is the featured speaker. Democratic officeholders and candidates will be honored. Mary Acklin will receive the 2017 Marion Baker Lifetime of Service Award as presented by Betty Pickett. Live music will be provided by Fat Soul Band. Email reservations and/or questions to faulknerdemocrats@gmail.com. Online tickets may be obtained at http://faulknerdemocrats.com/donaghey-dinner-2017. Sponsorships are available at three levels.


• Faulkner County Republican Women will not be having a meeting at Smitty’s BBQ for May. We will attend National Day of Prayer on Thursday. It begins at 11:45 a.m. at the courthouse square.

• Faulkner County Tea Party guest speaker is Faulkner County Prosecuting Attorney Cody Hiland. We meet at Larry’s Pizza in Conway from noon-1p.m. All are welcome.


• The Community Action Program for Central Arkansas will close the Winter Crisis LiHEAP Assistance Program effective Friday. For more information in Faulkner County, please contact the Administrative Office at (501) 329-3891 or 707 Robins St., Ste. 700, Conway, AR 72034. In Cleburne County, please contact Debbie Gilmer, community services coordinator, at 877-699-6924 or at 305 W. Searcy St., Heber Springs, AR 72543. In White County, please contact Lisa Smith, community services coordinator, at 877-699-6962 or at 1132 Benton St., Searcy, AR 72143.

• National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees, 11 a.m. lunch and meeting at noon, Town Restaurant. All active and retired federal employees and their spouses are invited to attend. Call Ray Luyet at 501-327-7844 or Pam Allen at 501-327-8197.

• Toad Suck Daze Festival from Friday, May 05, 2017 11:00 AM - Sunday, May 07, 2017 5:00.


• Toad Suck Daze Run 2017 at 8 a.m. (10K/5K run, Conway). Visit http://www.toadsuckrun.com/register/ to register for this event.

• Toad Suck Daze Festival from Friday, May 05, 2017 11:00 AM - Sunday, May 07, 2017 5:00.

• The VW & Classy Classics car show from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. Event has vendor spaces available. There are free outside booths for nonprofit organizations. The family friendly show will offer live entertainment, food, door prizes and great cars. Vendors should call 501-920-8206, email VDubShowtime@comcast.net or visit Facebook: V Dub Showtime Car Show for more information. Location: Conway Expo Center