St. Joseph Bazaar: Friday, August 3 and Saturday, August 4; St. Joseph School; Flea market will be open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Friday, and 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturday. Family Style Spaghetti dinner will be Friday from 5-8 p.m. Mass will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday. The midway will be open at 5:30 p.m. both days. For more information, visit


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.


BYU-Idaho Dance Alliance: 7 p.m. Friday, August 3; Pulaski Academy Conner Performing Arts Center; Tickets are $5, available at 100% of proceeds go to Ronald McDonald House Charities


Arkansas Public Health, Welfare & Labor Committees Meeting: 10 a.m. Monday, August 6; UCA Prince Center; Senate Committee on Public Health, Welfare, and Labor House Committee on Public Health, Welfare, and Labor meeting jointly


Central Arkansas Quilt Guild: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 7; McGhee Center in Conway; For more information, email


Parkinson's Disease Support Group: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 8; McGee Center in Conway; Public invited to attend. For more information, call 501-329-6282 or 501-246-1972


Marine Corps League Informational Meeting: 7-8 p.m Thursday, August 16;DAV Building, 1490 S. Donaghey in Conway;  The League is an organization of Marines, for Marines, and provides community service, relief for needy veterans, and opportunities for fellowship. Marines of all ages are invited. Once a Marine, always a Marine. For more information, contact Donnie Hay at 501-733-8011 or Jim Howington at 501-672-2222.


Off the Beaten Path Studio Tour: September 14-16; Mountain View; a free self-guided driving tour of the private working studios of artists located within 30 miles of the courthouse square.