Announcements:

Humane Society of Faulkner County BINGO!: 4:30 - 8:30 p.m every third Friday of the month; Greenbrier Event Center at #5 Lois Lane; Main BINGO pack - $20, expanded pack - $35, with a $700 Raffle Jackpot.

Vilonia Driver's Education Open Enrollment: May 29 - June 15; Classes will be held 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. May 29 - June 7, with Driving times TBA; For more information contact Rodney Partee at 501-796-2940.

Women's Car Care Clinic: 6 p.m. every first Thursday from June 7 - Dec 6; Green Toad Tire & Auto in Conway; Discuss 5 senses and how they can help save you money, save time, keep you safe and mitigate down time and what to expect from an automotive shop (who the people are, their roles, etc) and things to look out for and avoid.

Arch Ford Record Destruction: On June 29, 2018, the Arch Ford Education Service Cooperative Early Childhood Program will destroy special education records of students who were transitioned and/or were dismissed from special education services in the program on or before June 29, 2012. This is in compliance with the Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR at 34CFR76.734). Parents and/or guardians may obtain any records in the folder prior to June 29, 2018. For additional information call the Early Childhood Office at 501-208-5417.

Faulkner County Emergency Squad Fundraiser: Needing to purchase rescue equipment, used to outfit the new rescue vehicle. Representatives will be going door to door offering an 11x14 family portrait for on $30.00. For more information, contact Commander Tim Tyler at 501-328-7800 or Deputy Commander Keith Hillman at 501-416-6888.

Summer Camps: UCA offers a variety of summer camps for youth grades K- 12. Visit uca.edu/outreach/camps or call 501-450-3118 for information.

Calendar:

Gun & Knife Show: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday, June 9 & 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday, June 10; Conway Expo Center; Admission $10. Children 12 & under get in free.

 

Appreciation Service: 3 p.m. Sunday, June 10; Light of the World, Church of God in Christ at 601 Wall Street in Morrilton; An event honoring Pastor Gerome and Betty Bunting. The public is invited.

 

Cleo Raynor Cherub and Crusader Choirs Concert: 4 p.m. Sunday, June 10; Greater Pleasant Branch Baptist Church; Theme will be "Extraordinary Praise for an Extraordinary God." The public is invited to attend. For more information, contact Jessie Cain at 501-269-1679 or the church office at 501-327-2164

 

Successful Product Launching-Skincare, Hair Care and More: 6:30-8 p.m. Monday, June 11; Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center; Register at uca.edu/outreach/types/business/pd or call 501-450-3118.

 

Meet and Greet Rene Henderson 4 Justice of the Peace: 7-9 a.m. Wednesday, June 13; Smach's Cafe in Shannon Square in Mayflower; Call 501.697.3346 for further details.

 

Parkinson's Disease Support Group: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 13; Faulkner County Library in Conway; Public invited to attend. For more information, call 501-329-6282 or 501-246-1972

 

Faulkner County Tea Party: 12 - 1 p.m. Thursday, June 14; Larry's Pizza in Conway; This week's guest speaker is  Jenna Netherton, former South Dakota state legislator. She will be speaking on working with legislators, public testimony, and  lobbying. The public is welcome to attend.

 

Mayflower Senior Citizen Center Family/Community Fun Event: 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 14; 1 Ashmore Street in Mayflower; The public is welcome to attend and participate in an evening of cake walks, bingo, door prizes, music, and much more. Contact Director Barnes at 501.470.3350 for more details.


Conway Writers Group: 2-4 p.m. every Friday; Ola and John Hawks Senior Center, 705 E. Siebenmorgan Road, Conway; The group views all writings as creative. Its goals are to encourage, assist and celebrate writing in all its forms. Newcomers of all ages are welcome and encouraged to bring writing samples. Meetings are free and open to the public.

 

AETN Commission Meeting: 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 20; Classroom at Network Headquarters, 350 South Donaghey in Conway; This is an open meeting under the provisions of the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act, and the public is invited.

 

Woolly Hollow Annual Fun Day: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Thursday, June 21; Woolly Hollow State Park in Greenbrier; Paddle boat races, bubblegum blowing contest, watermelon seed spitting and more. Prizes will be awarded in two age groups: 1-9 and 10-15. Paddle boats and swimming are free. Please call the park at 501-679-2098 for further information.

 

CAPCA Governing Board Meeting: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 28; CAPCA Administrative Office, 707 Robins St. Suite 118 in Conway;Committees will begin meeting at 5:30 pm.The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss program updates, committee reports and funding proposals.  The Governing Board will also review and adopt the 2018-2019 CSBG Grant Request. CAPCA serves Arkansas, Cleburne, Desha, Faulkner, Lincoln, Lonoke and White counties in Arkansas, and Tangipahoa, Parish in Louisiana.