Saturday, October 06, 2012
Wisdom at Work Conference Registration (Registration)
Location: Global Campus, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Who Should Attend? Business Leaders, Academics, Faith and Spiritual Leaders, Change Agents, Students. The conference will include sections: wisdom of business, of healthcare, in research, and in change. Register now before it's too late!
Preserve Benton County-Day of Prayer and Fasting (Community Event)
Location: NW Arkansa
Benton County residents are called to a day of prayer and fasting on Tuesday, Oct 9. According to statistics compiled by the American Family Council, the chances of having a major crime committed against you in a single year is 96% greater in a wet county than in a dry county. Citizens united for the Preservation of Benton County welcome your support in educating voters of the REAL TRUTH if our county is changed to a wet county. Won't you please join us to protect our families and neighborhoods? Sponsored by citizensunitedbc.gmail.com
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.
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.
Cookbook Love Letter to Hot and Spicy Jellies (Public Service Announcement)
Pittsburgh, Pa. (October 4, 2012) - First, it was hot sauce and salsa that grabbed us by the taste buds...and now it's pepper jellies. Sweet Heat (St. Lynn's Press, Oct. 15, 2012) is a single-ingredient cookbook by Hillary Danner and Maria Newman, the gourmet condiment ladies from Jenkins Jellies. The starring ingredient is their hot 'n sweet, mostly-organic and devilishly popular Hell Fire Pepper Jelly. Gwyneth Paltrow gives an enthusiastic thumbs-up in her foreword to the book, and on her lifestyle blog GOOP.Chef Mario Batali says: "Jenkins Jellies Hell Fire Pepper Jelly is my new condiment of choice. It dances right on the edge of spicy and sweet in a delicious tango of provocation and pleasure. One warning: it is highly addictive!"Daphne Oz, co-host of TV's The Chew, says:"Forget a pinch of salt or spoonful of sugar. All you need is some Hell Fire! In your hands is a veritable treasure trove of deliciously easy and sinfully flavorful recipes starring one of my favorite culinary finds?My advice: buy in bulk!"With recipes from family, friends, chefs and fans, Hillary and Maria dish up 50 smile-inducing, eye-watering ways to add pizzazz to everyone's favorite treats - from kickin' appetizers to smokin' desserts. Sweet Heat is Hillary and Maria's love letter to the pleasures of their Hell Fire Pepper Jelly (and to pepper jellies everywhere). Full-color recipe photos throughout.
Northwest Arkansas Tour De Cure (Non-Profit Event)
Time: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Arvest Ballpark 3000 S. 56th Street, Springdale, AR
Tour de CureSaturday, October 6, 20127:00am-4:00pm Arvest Ballpark3000 S. 56th Street, Springdale, ARThe American Diabetes Association invites you to our 2012 Northwest Arkansas Tour de Cure. Join us on October 6th to ride, run, walk in the fight to Stop Diabetes. The event includes a 100 mile, 62.5 mile, 50 mile, 20 mile, and family ride plus 5K walk/run followed by a health festival featuring fun, food, and entertainment for the whole family.Event Information:Register at www.diabetes.org/nwatour. Registration Fee - $15For questions or more details, please call (479) 464-4121.All proceeds benefit the American Diabetes Association of Northwest Arkansas in our work to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all children and adults affected by type 1, type 2, gestational, and prediabetes.
Run for the Rain Half Marathon and 5k (Raise Awareness)
Time: 7:00 AMLocation: Broadway and Main Street, Downtown Siloam Springs
Registration begins at 7:00 am, half marathon and relay begin at 8:00 am, 5K begins at 8:05 am, 1M Fun Run begins at 10:00 am and the Rubber Chicken Family Relay begins at 10:45 a.m. All to raise awareness for Ezekiel Rain (non-profit organization).
Fall/Winter Consignment Sale (Consignment Sale)
Time: 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Trinity Fellowship Church Gymnasium, 1100 East Rolling Hills Dr. in Fayetteville, AR.
Many items are half price on Saturday! Items for sale include gently worn spring and summer baby/children/teen/maternity clothing and shoes, baby equipment & furniture, movies, books, games, toys, furniture and housewares. Something for everyone! You do not need to have twins, triplets or more to shop. This sale is cash and credit card only. The NWA Mothers of Multiples Club (NWA MOMC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing support for moms of twins, triplets and higher order multiples. We are the ONLY non-profit organization holding a consignment sale in the NWA area. Proceeds from the sale benefit NWA MOMC. Many unsold items are donated to Northwest Arkansas Children's Shelter and Potter's House Thrift.
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.
Har-Ber FFA Dog Wash (Fundraiser)
Time: 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Har-Ber High School (300 Jones Rd. Springdale, Ar)
Har-Ber FFA is hosting a dog wash to send the first Arkansas vet science team to nationals. This is the first year that Har-Ber has had this oppertunity and we'd love the support of the community. Tickets are $10 each. It is being held in the Har-Ber shop around back by the green house. The $10 includes a dog wash and nail clippings. Please come support Har-Ber FFA!!!
B2 Bike Rodeo (Fire Station SW A St. and 8th St., Bentonville)
Time: 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM
The B2 Bike Rodeo is a free community safety event to teach kids about bike safety and some basic skils. Mongoose will give away some bikes and helmets to the winners of the registered participants. For more information call Kyla at 405-850-2103
Awana Ministry Conference (Ministry Event)
Time: 8:35 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: FBC Rogers
Awana leaders from across the state have the opportunity to choose from dozens of interactive workshops to enhance their ministry. Heath Bryant, children's pastor at Cross Church Springdale will be the keynote speaker. FBC Rogers will provide praise/worship. Registration form on the website.
Helping Hands from Heaven Walk (Walk/Run)
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Jones Elementary, Springdale
This 5K walk/run is being held in order to raise money for families who have children at Arkansas Children's Hospital on the oncology floor, Make a Wish, and the Kaitlyn Shelly memorial scholarship. There is a $25 registration fee; all participants will receive a t-shirt. There will be door prizes and a kids' zone. You may register at Daylight Donuts in Springdale: 479-756-0234Bella Mia Salon in Rogers: 479-899-6064Salon Revive in Rogers: 479-631-2555Bloomington Salon in Lowell: 479-770-6445 or use the contact information in this announcement.
Team Hope For HD (Fundraiser)
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Har-Ber Meadows, Springdale, AR
Walk to raise funds for the Huntington's Disease Society of America. HD is a genetic disorder that robs the affected person of the ability to walk, talk, and reason. There is no treatment and no cure.
JBU Soccer and Volleyball Games (Sports Event)
Time: 11:00 AMLocation: John Brown University
JBU Volleyball plays at 11am and 4pm. Women's soccer plays at 1pm and Men's soccer at 3pm. Concessions are offered and admission is free to everyone!
Servant Missions Largest Pillow Fight (Charity Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Location: Har-ber High School, Springdale
The world's largest pillow fight to send people on mission trips and to help people adopt children! If you want to help spread God's Word and to help provide good homes for children that don't have one please come help us break the world's record for the amount of people in a pillow fight!
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
National Youth Science Day 4-H Eco-Bot Challenge (Youth Event)
Time: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: Cross Church Pinncacle Hills Student Bldg.
Join youth from all over during National Youth Science Day. Youth will become a scientist for the day and build a robot to learn how they can be used to clean up environmental spills.
One Heart for Justice Festival (Adoption)
Time: 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Downtown Siloam Springs
One Heart for Justice celebrates adoption in all its forms—from our adoption into the body of Christ, to the spiritual adoption of those enslaved by human trafficking, to the physical adoption of both domestic and international orphans. Visit oneheartforjustice.com/schedule for a complete listing of events
Enotita Christian Music Festival (Music)
Time: 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: 8522 W. Wagon Wheel Rd. Springdale, Arkansas 72762
We are excited to announce the advent of Enotita—Northwest Arkansas' first annual Christian Music Festival. "Enotita" is the Greek word for unity. The festival is meant to be another opportunity to promote unity and connection within the body of Christ. Any NWA Church willing to participate is welcome! Time slots will be given to anyone desiring to minister and share with rest of the body through music and/or other forms of ministry. No regulations, no boundaries—complete freedom to share whatever the Lord is placing on their hearts. We are trusting that the Lord Jesus is working within every Church and believe that we all have need of one another. This event celebrates our connection, devotion and love for the Lord himself and also for those who are called by his name!
Captivating Heart Women's Retreat (Women's Conference)
Time: 5:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Location: New Life Ranch
Captivating Heart is a weekend retreat for women based on the book Captivating by John and Stasi Eldredge and the patterned after Ransomed Heart’s Captivating retreats. ome and journey with us to discover the heart of God and the depth of your beauty through a unique mixture of stories from life changing experiences, scripture, movie clips and personal reflection times.
Benefit dinner an singing (Benefit)
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: Westville ok community building
Indian taco dinner for River of Life church in westville ok, an we will also be having a gospel singing all proceeds go to our building fund. You get one plate for $5.00 it comes with Indian taco disert an a drink. Hope to see people to come out an fellowship an have a good time. It will be healed at the Westville community building oct. 6 at 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Steve Richard Concert (Concert)
Time: 7:00 PMLocation: Golden Baptist Church
Steve, the 2009 ICM New Artist of the Year will perform one night only on Saturday October 6th in the Golden Baptist Lifecenter. Doors open at 6pm and the show starts at 7pm. Golden Baptist Church is located on HWY “J” one mile north of HWY 86 in Golden Missouri. For more information call 417-271-3605.