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.

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:

CAPD Board of Director's Meeting: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 28; CAPD Office at 902 N. Center Street in Lonoke; Working brunch will be provided. If you are unable to attend, please send the proxy that is enclosed in your packet and/or designate someone to represent you at the meeting.If special accommodations or auxiliary aides are needed for the meeting, please contact us three days in advance of the meeting. For more information, call 501-676-2721.

 

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.

 

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.

 

Girls of Promise Event: Saturday, June 30; UCA Campus; The free event will open to 6th to 12th graders will feature Lt. Governor, Tim Griffin and free coding courses given by Metova developers Karen Fletcher and Chandler Gaines - both who are graduates of the Arkansas Coding Academy class of 2016.

2018 Centerville School Reunion: 10 a.m. Saturday, June 30; Centerville United Methodist Church; Lunch will be provided by the church. Former students, their families and their guests are invited.

 

Pine Street CommUnity Museum Collection Picnic: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Saturday, June 30; Student Life and Technology Center on the campus of Hendrix College. The purpose of the event is to acquire items associated and representative of the historic African American Pine Street CommUnity. Bring photos, articles, artifacts and memories to share.

 

VUMC Community Picnic: 6 p.m. Sunday, July 1; Vilonia United Methodist Church; BBQ & Bluegrass on the lawn. Free to the public.

 

Central Arkansas Quilt Guild: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 3; McGhee Center in Conway; For more information, email frogwithvicky@gmail.com.

 

Faulkner County Tea Party: 12-1 p.m. Thursday, July 5; Larry's Pizza in Conway; Speaker will be Alan Fortney with the Association of Mature American Citizens. Open to the public.

 

Parkinson's Disease Support Group: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 11; McGee Center in Conway; Public invited to attend. For more information, call 501-329-6282 or 501-246-1972

 

ARDOT "30 Crossing" Public Hearing: 4-7 p.m. Thursday, July 12; Wyndham Riverfront (Silver City Rooms), located at 2 Riverfront Place in North Little Rock; The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT), in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), will conduct an open forum Location and Design Public Hearing to present and discuss the 30 Crossing Environmental Assessment (EA) and proposed design plans.