Friday, March 15, 2013
Cookie Booths (Public Service Announcement)
Location: NWA Businesses
In case you missed out on placing your order for those oh-so decadent Thin Mints, or those mouthwatering Savannah Smiles, Girl Scouts – Diamonds of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas is happy to announce that booth sales are now underway. Cookie lovers everywhere can purchase the sweet treats at cookie booths in various locations across the Council area. Girl Scouts. You can visit www.girlscoutsdiamonds.org and search for a Girl Scout Cookie booth by zip code using the cookie booth locater system. Smart phone users can now download the Cookie Locater app.
40 Days of 24/7 Prayer (Prayer Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 11:55 PM
Location: Fayetteville Prayer Room
40 Days of all day prayer, praise & worship. Connect with God. Join us as we "Seek God for this City".
Summer Registration (Child Care)
Location: First School
First School, a ministry of First United Presbyterian Church of Fayetteville, is now registering for summer session and the fall 2013 school year. Spaces are limited! Call 479-571-4516 or visit www.firstschoolfayetteville.org for more information.
Couch Potato Walkers Registration (Classes)
Location: NWA Mercy Family YMCA
This six-week program is designed to get you off your seat and on your feet. This program is specifically designed for beginning walkers. The concentration of this program is walking a little farther or a little faster each week to achieve the goal of walking three miles at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, Saturday, April 27. Registation deadline is Saturday, March 16.
NWA Mercy Family YMCA March Promotion (Health Education)
Location: NWA Mercy Family YMCA
Join the NWA Mercy Family YMCA in March and pay only HALF of the joiner fee. Sign up for the member-only free Ultimate Pound Down. There will be teams of two, individual fitness assessments, teams that compete for the grand-prize of two (2) $250 Visa Gift Cards • New members, earn back your joiner fee by completing the program, and all participants are eligible for a FREE month of membership withcompletion of the program and improvement in designated assessment areas.
Growing Opportunities Inc. Pilot Project (Community Outreach)
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Tontitown, Arkansas
We are piloting a project meant to assist those with "agriculture" disabilities, or "brown thumbs." We are holding classes in Tontitown offering instruction on everything from seed planting, to transplanting to a garden. Including hands on experience with farm animals, and for those interested, support with an entry in the Washington County Fair. We will meet on Saturday's bimonthly through May for 6 sessions. Call or e-mail with questions. It is free!
CBCO Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Time: 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Allens Discount Foods, Bella Vista
CBCO needs your help to meet the growing need for blood in the Ozarks. Eligibility requirements include weighing at least 110 pounds, being in general good health and present required ID. A single blood donation can save the lives of up to three people. For more information about this blood drive, check out our website at www.cbco.org or call 1-800-280-5337.
Youth Unlimited (Youth Event)
Time: 7:00 PMLocation: 3320 N. 2nd St, Rogers
Services start at 7pm on both nights. Featuring guest speaker Pastor Wade Decker of Redemption Ministries along with live worship by Nathaniel and Samantha Davenport. Join us for services and be prepared to never be the same. For more information, call 479-270-7386