Sunday, October 21, 2012
Gallons To-Go Fundraiser (Fundraiser)
Location: Chick-fil-A, Rogers
Chick-fil-A (Rogers' stores only) is having a Tea Fundraiser for the SCC the month of October. For each gallon of tea sold in October, Chick-fil-A will donate $1 to the Samaritan Community Center.
4th Annual Congo Awareness Week (Fundraiser)
Location: First Christian Church, Fayetteville
It's the 4th Annual Congo Awareness Week to raise awareness and funds for ongoing programs in the Democratic Republic of Congo that address children’s issues and medical emergencies. On Sunday, October 14, during the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. services the church will host a “Confections and Crafts for Congo” bake sale. Homemade items will be sold for a donation, and there will be handcrafted Congolese items to bid upon. All proceeds will benefit Our Family Africa’s childhood nutrition program that is working to combat malnutrition and starvation in Congo.
Revival and Fall Festival (Revival)
Location: First Baptist Church, Colcord, OK
First Baptist Church of Colcord, OK is hold a week-end revival and fall festival this week-end the 19th, 20th, and 21st of October. Service times are Friday 7 PM, Saturday 2 PM and Sunday morning services at the regular times of 10 and 11 AM. Alan Winberry of Immanuel Southern Baptist Church in Salem, AR will be preaching and various groups and individuals will provide special music. Following the worship services on Saturday there will be food and fellowship as we celebrate 60 years of serving God in Colcord. We cordially invite you to come and join us in worship and celebration as we seek God Grace in Revival.
Fueling Good (Competition)
The Samaritan Community Center is participating in a promotion with Citgo entitled FuelingGood in which 12 charities will receive one year’s worth of fuel for their organization vehicles. The organizations with the largest number of on-line votes will win. Voting begins today and continues every day through November 28th.
Arkansas Support Network Christmas (Donations)
Location: Arkansas Support Network
Arkansas Support Network is in desperate need of your help. We serve individuals with disabilities and their families in NWA. Every year, we provide holiday food, warm clothes, and gifts to individuals with disablities who would otherwise not have a Christmas. This year, we have over 200 qualified individuals (adults and children) and we are needing community support to meet these needs. Without community help, these adults and children will go without. For more information, contact LaDonna Meredith at 479-927-4100
NWACornMaze (Community Event)
Location: 1308 W Drake St Fayetteville, AR
Come out and join Gracepointchurch.tv and K-Life student ministries!Enjoy a hay ride, obstacle course, corn maze, and other special events! Follow the link to our website for more details.
War Eagle Mill’s Fall Craft Fair (Craft Fair)
Location: War Eagle Mill
Enjoy fresh food, samples and cooking demos, as well as live music by Spring Street and BrickFields on the Mill's Front Porch. Taste test freshly ground Mountain Bird Coffee, a new War Eagle partner. The War Eagle Fall Fair also features the Sharp Show, adjacent to the Mill and the War Eagle Farm show across the river. For more information on the mill, visit www.wareaglemill.com or call 866-492-7324.
Helping Hands for the Animal Shelter and Humane Society (Donations)
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: United Bank and First Security Bank locations of NWA, Locomotion Family Fun Center, Boomerang Carwash on Walnut in Rogers
Collecting any and all pet related items for the Rogers Animal Shelter and Humane Society of the Ozarks from October 15-November 2. Put on by Business Ethics class group at the University of Arkansas.
Mid-America Food Ministry (Community Outreach)
Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Location: Fayetteville First Church of the Nazarene
Mid-America Food Ministry is your opportunity to purchase a low-cost, high-quality box of food to help your family make ends meet in these difficult times. This service is a non-profit community outreach for the sole purpose of helping make sure people have the food they need. Place your order by Oct 21st. Pick-up time is Oct 27th, 8-9 AM. Please Contact Harry Oxford at 957-1598 or at 521-5870 for more information.
George Dombek’s "Birds and Butterflies and Earlier Work" (Art Show)
Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Dombek Studio & Gallery
George Dombek, nationally known artist, is hosting an exhibition at his recently completed Dombek Studio & Gallery every Saturday and Sunday in October. The public is invited. For more information, call 479-442-8976
Operation Christmas Child Kick-Off (Celebration)
Time: 2:00 PMLocation: Calvary Chapel in the Ozarks, Rogers
Come hear Renan Perdomo who grew up in Honduras and received a shoebox that changed his life! Bring your friends and family to celebrate what God is doing through the ministry of Operation Christmas Child. Enjoy refreshments and door prizes. For more information email Amy Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Benefit Dinner and Auction (Benefit)
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Fellowship of the Hills on Mount Comfort Road Fayetteville
Jim Radar is a man of Faith and Wisdom. He has been diagnosed with cancer and has currently stopped all treatment due to the nature of his cancer. We at Fellowship of Hills would like to help out him and his wife Vicky with a Benefit Chili dinner, Bake Sale and Auction. $2 per bowl or $10 for a family. Jim remains strong in his Faith in the Lord and knows that He does everything for his good. Please come out and support him and his wife on Sunday October 21st at 6:00pm
Dave McMahon Concert - Free (Concert)
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Community Christian Church in Siloam Springs, AR
Genres: Christian/Gospel / Country / Alt.CountryArtist Bio- Dave McMahon went to college on a rodeo scholarship and began announcing rodeo's while in the last couple of years of college at Sam Houston State University. He has spent the last 20 years announcing rodeos. Dave also hosts a morning show on a radio station in the northern area of Houston, Tx. God began to put songs on his heart in 2005. At the urging of some began to work on an album which has just been finished. Now Dave travels where ever God leads him to sing...from prison to cowboy churches and anywhere in between.
Real Love Real Marriage Retreat (Marriage Event)
Time: 7:30 PM to 11:55 AM
Location: Chateau On The Lake Resort, Branson, MO
A marriage retreat designed to bring real love to life in your marriage. Have fun exploring various topics about relationship realities in your marriage. This retreat is perfect for couples of all ages and in all stages of marriage.