The Diabetic Shoppe Educational Day: 12-3 p.m. Tuesday, March 13; Rock Creek Apartments, 375 Monroe Street, Conway; For those in need of diabetic help. Ask about diabetic footwear, screenings, and consulting, educational materials, and blood glucose monitors. A trip to a healthcare provider may be needed prior to getting a prescription for therapeutic footwear.
Central Arkansas Quilt Guild: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 13; McGee Center, Conway;Monthly Meeting and Program. For more information send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Free Genealogy Research Help: 12:30 - 2:30 p.m and 6-8 p.m. every Wednesday; Conway Family History Center at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 2045 Dave Ward Drive, Conway.
Faulkner County Master Gardener Monthly Meeting: 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 14; Antioch Baptist Church Activity Center in Conway; Snacks and beverages served from 10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Program “Crape Myrtle Bark Scale” by CEA Agriculture Agent Richard Klerk. All interested Faulkner County residents are welcome to attend.
Parkinson's Disease Support Group: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 14; 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, March 15; China Town in Conway; Guest speaker will be Associate Justice of the AR Supreme Court Rhonda Wood. She will be speaking on state sovereignty. The public is welcome to attend.
Conway Shakespeare Club: Thursday, March 15; At the home of Sharon Thompson, 8 Buford Drive in Conway; Co-Hostesses are Connie DeBoer and Gay Moore. The program will be "The Story of the Hour" by Kate Chopin. Renee Hunter will be presenting.
Newcomers Club of Conway: 10 a.m. Thursday, March 15; Any Conway resident, either recent or longtime, who is interested in greeting Spring with new friends and activities, is warmly invited. For location and directions please call Catherine, 513-1956 or Karen 932-6063.
Conway Christian Drama Club Presents 'Treasure Island": 1 and 7 p.m. Thursday, March 15; Conway Christian School Gym; Admission is $5.
CAPCA Commodity Distribution: 8:15 -11:30 a.m. Thursday, March 15; 707 Robins Street, suite 118 in Conway;The Commodity Supplemental Food Program works to improve the health of qualified applicants. Commodities will be given on a first come first serve basis. REQUIREMENTS: Declaration of household income and photo identification. If you are picking up commodities for someone, you must have a signed and dated statement from that person giving you permission to pick up their commodities. You may pick up for only 1 other person. More information is located on the agency Facebook page at Facebook/capcapage.
Faulkner County Historical Society Annual Meeting: 6 p.m. Thursday, March 15; Courtroom A, Faulkner County Courthouse, 801 Locust in Conway; For more information about the Faulkner County Historical Society or to become a member, go to www.faulknerhistory.org
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.
Conway Chapter of Bereaved Parents of the USA: 6-7:30 p.m. every third Monday; McGee Center in Conway; For more information contact Flora Salyers at 606-331-0075
Crestlawn Cleaning Project: Monday, March 19; Crestlawn Memorial Gardens in Conway; The project is to remove unauthorized items from graves and surrounding areas. Any personal mementos, which would cause damage during cemetery cleaning, or mowing, will be removed from resting places and stored in designated sections around the cemetery for families to pick up. Items that are not picked up will be disposed of. For more information, contact Roller-McNutt Funeral Home at (501)327-7727.
Forte Handbell Quartet: 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 20; First United Methodist Church in Conway; The concert is open to the public. There is no charge for the concert, but a love offering will be taken. For more information about Conway FUMC and its recital series, please call the church at 501-329-3801, or visit www.conwayfumc.org.
2018 Table-Talk Conversations: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday, March 24; Palarm Baptist Church #795 HWY 356, Mayflower; Informational workshop "Real-Life encounters and potential consequences". Hosted by YARN. Admission is free. Early registration is March 1 for lunch count. For more information, contact Berthenia Gill at 501-590-7619 or email@example.com
"Buddy" — The Buddy Holly Story: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 29; Reynolds Performance Hall, UCA, Conway; Buddy tells the story of Buddy Holly through his short yet spectacular career, and features the classic songs, That'll Be The Day, Not Fade Away, Oh Boy, Ritchie Valens' La Bamba, The Big Bopper's Chantilly Lace and more. Call 501-450-3265 for tickets or visit the Reynolds website.
OTIS at Bears Den: Tuesday, April 3; Bears Den Pizza in Conway; Kentucky bred and born, OTIS is a young, on-the-rise quartet who performs and plays their exciting original music like they’ve been around for 40 years. The band blends roots music, blues, classic rock and, of course, Southern rock and has created an original sound reminiscent of some of the great classic rock/Southern rock bands from back in the day, like the Allman Brothers, ZZ Top and Wet Willie.
CAFTA Conway Art Awards: 7 p.m. Thursday, April 12; Trieschmann Fine Arts Building on the Hendrix College Campus in Conway; The public is invited to attend the artist awards ceremony, free of charge, which will include local performing artists. The ceremony will be followed by a reception. For more information, contact Amanda Horton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Living Christ-A Musical Tribute: 6 p.m. Sunday, April 15; The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2045 Dave Ward in Conway; The seventy-five member choir is composed of young men and women ranging in age from eighteen to
twenty-one. For more information about the event, contact Monica Dixon, 501-450- 2950.
2nd Annual Beauty in Brokeness Gala: 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 19; Centennial Valley Country Club in Conway; The keynote speaker is Bishop W. C. Martin, author of “How Love Came to the Least of Them." He will be available for a book signing Thursday morning at Central Baptist College in the Café from 10:00am-12:00pm. For more information about how to participate contact County Coordinator, Louise Witcher, 501-581- 9208 or email@example.com.
19th Annual FCHBA Golf Tournament: 8:30 a.m. Friday, May 11; Nutter's Chapel Golf & Country Club, 1705 S. Salem in Conway; Online Registration on their Facebook Page.