Thursday, March 07, 2013
Fiction Forge Adult Creative Writing Workshop (Library Event)
Location: Sprindale Public Library
A new writers' workshop for adults led by auther Brad Carter. Offered the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month. For more information, contact Brad at 479-750-8180.
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.
Rhea Lana's Kids Consignment Sale (Community Event)
Location: 2075 N. Shiloh Dr, Fayetteville
Northwest Arkansas Sale expects 1,100 families re-selling more than 95,000 children's and maternity items to 5,000 shoppers March 3-9. This is for families seeking the cost-savings of selling and purchasing high quality, gently used children's clothing, furniture, toys, and merchandise. For more information, visit http://fayetteville.rhealana.com/
CBCO Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Benton County Administration, Bentonville
CBCO needs your help to meet the growing need for blood in the Ozarks. Please make plans to donate at this upcoming blood drive. To be eligible to give, you must weigh at least 110 pounds, be in good health and present required ID. For more information about sharing your good health with others, please visit our website at www.cbco.org or call 1-800-280-5337.
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!
Bags for Books (Non-Profit Event)
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Springdale Holiday Inn
Luncheon and silent auction. All proceeds go to the Dolly Parton Imagination Library. For registration information visit the United Way homepage and click on Bags for Books.
Bags For Books (Luncheon)
Time: 11:30 AMLocation: Holiday Inn, Springdale
The first annual “Bags for Books” luncheon will be held Thursday, March 7, 2013 at the Springdale Holiday Inn at 11:30 a.m. to support the Dolly Parton Imagination Library. The luncheon will include a guest speaker as well as a silent auction.
The Summit Business Persons' Luncheon (Conference)
Time: 11:50 AM to 12:50 PM
Location: Cross Church Pinnacle Hills, Rogers
The Summit welcomes speakers from numerous Fortune 500 companies, national government agencies, and industry leaders from around the world. The Summit is held on Thursdays from 11:50am to 12:50pm. Tickets are $9 and can be purchased at www.nwasummit.com or in the church office.
The Art of Marriage (Registration)
Time: 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Location: Cross Church Fayetteville
Cross Church Fayetteville is hosting a six-week class for married couples. "The Art of Marriage" will begin at 5:00 p.m. this Saturday, Feb. 2 and continue Sunday nights from Feb 10-March 10 @ 5:00. "The Art of Marriage" was produced by Family Life Ministries. Topics will include: God's purpose for marriage, overcoming isolation, fulfilling responsibilities, communication and conflict, intimacy, and leaving a legacy. Registration is available at crosschurch.com/fayetteville>small groups or by calling 479-695-5200 and asking for Rachel. Cost is $35 per couple. Child care will be provided at the church, 3484 W. Wedington Drive. The class will be held on the est side of ARVEST Bank near the church.
Team Impact (Community Gift)
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: First Baptist Church of Bentonville
Team Impact will be performing feats of strength for five nights at 7:00pm.