Announcements:

GHS EAST Veterans Day Ceremony: 10 a.m. Monday, November 12; Greenbrier High School Panther Pavilion; A luncheon will be provided for veterans and their spouse following the ceremony. If you know a veteran who would like to attend, a paper copy may be obtained from the Greenbrier High School office or an online form may be filled out at this link: https://goo.gl/forms/iulegl6oJVrAMDtq1. If there are any questions, contact Kim Austin at (501)679-1017 or austink@greenbrierschools.org between 8a.m. and 3p.m. The deadline to register is November 7th, 2018.

CAPCA Commodity Distribution: 8:15 - 11:30 a.m Thursday, November 8; CAPCA Administrative Office, 707 Robins St., Suite 118 in Conway;The Emergency Food Assistance Program works to improve the health of qualified applicants. Commodities will be given on a first come, first serve basis. REQUIREMENTS: Must meet income guidelines, declaration of all 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 one other person. 

Toad Suck Car Club: 7 p.m. every second Monday of the month; Smitty's BBQ in Conway; Members arrive around 6:00 for dinner prior to meeting. The public is invited to attend.

League of Women Voters: 6 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month; Faulkner County Cooperative Extension Service on the corner of Faulkner and Caldwell Streets.

Calendar:

Faulkner County Republican Women: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, November 7; 501 Cafe in Conway; Speaker will be County Clerk, Margaret Darter.

 

Faulkner County Tea Party: 12-1 p.m. Thursday, November 8; Larry's Pizza in Conway; Discussion of  “ The Good, The Bad and The Ugly “ of the midterm election. Conservative Radio Host, Paul Harrell ,  with Conduit News will join the meeting as well. The public is invited.

 

Cato Fashions Fall Festival: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday, November 10; 3900 Dave Ward Drive; Fashion show, food trucks, giveaways, music and more. Canned food donations will be collected and donated to Soul Food Cafe Mission.

 

Conway Downtown Christmas Open House: 1-4 p.m. Sunday, November 11; Over 30 shops & restaurants will be open and participating in this longtime tradition.

 

Souls Outreach Ministries: 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday and 11 a.m. every Sunday; 2695 Donaghey Ave. in Conway; with Pastor Apostle Marcus Stevenson Jr.

 

Diabetes Screening: 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 14; Faulkner County Library; Hosted by Conway Regional Health System, Conway Evening Lions Club and Faulkner County Library. For more information, Call 870-637-2985.

 

Parkinson's Disease Support Group: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 14; McGee Center in Conway; Public invited to attend. For more information, call 501-329-6282 or 501-246-1972.

 

Conway League of Artists Meeting: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 14; Faulkner County Library; Caren Garner, a veteran painter who has works on display throughout the country, will do a watercolor demonstration. The public is invited.  Visit conwayleagueofartists.com for more information.

 

Newcomers' Club of Conway: 10 a.m. Thursday, November 15; Open to all Conway residents, recent or longtime, who are interested in getting out, meeting new friends and trying new activities.  For more information and coffee location call 501-472-8447.

 

Cherokee Bingo: 4:30 p.m. Every Thursday; 710 Harkrider in Conway; For more information, call 501-358-0436.

 

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.

 

Mt. Vernon Community Cemetery Fall Clean-Up: 8-11 a.m. Saturday, November 17; Located in Mt. Vernon; A potluck lunch will be served at 11 a.m. In case of rain, the clean-up will be moved to November 24. For more information, call 501-680-4633.

 

Songs for Christ Church: 7 p.m. Saturday, November 17; 1065 Clayton Street in Conway; Hymn sing and Concert

 

Faulkner County Retired Teachers: 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 20; Conway First Baptist Church activity center; All persons retired from education positions are welcome.

 

Small Business Saturday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday, November 24; The day to celebrate small businesses and their owners for their entrepreneurial spirit and drive. Downtown Conway's small businesses are the core reason to the success of downtown.

 

Illuminate: 3-9 p.m. Saturday, November 24; Largest Christmas celebration in Central Arkansas.

 

Conway Regional Tribute Tree lighting ceremony: 5:30 p.m. Thursday, November 29; Conway Regional Hospital fountain area; There will be treats, hot chocolate, visits with Santa Clause, and Christmas music. Kiddos that bring a new book to donate to “A Bookcase For Every Child” will be entered for a chance to be the honorary tree lighter. You can buy a light or an ornament at www.conwayregional.org/tributetree

 

Arkansas MG Walk: 10 a.m. Saturday, December 1; Lake Dardanelle State Park in Russellville; For more information visit www.MGWalk.org/Arkansas

 

4th Annual Polar Express: 5-8 p.m. Thursday, December 6 and Friday, December 7; CHDC on Siebenmorgen in Conway; Open to the public.

 

Mistletoe Madness: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday, December 8; Family event in Downtown Conway.

 

Cupcakes and Christmas Chaos with Junie B Party: 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 18 ; Reynolds Performance Hall; Enjoy cupcakes, activities and get your photo with Junie B. during an afterparty  immediately following the show. For ticket information visit tickets.uca.edu