Monday, April 01, 2013
Kids Night Out Registration (Child Care)
Location: NWA Mercy Family YMCA
Are you looking for a night out while your kids have a blast at the Y? if so, bring your children to the YMCA’s Kids night Out! this program is offered for children 2 to14 years and involves activities such as ping pong, organized games, crafts and lots of fun! All children will be served dinner between 6:30 and 7:00 p.m. Dinner will include a slice of pizza, bag of apples and a drink. Activities start at 6:00 p.m. and run until 10:00 p.m.
Downtown Rogers Restaurant Week (Community Event)
Location: Downtown Rogers
Explore the flavors of the downtown district during the “2nd Annual Downtown Rogers Restaurant Week” from April 1-6, 2013. Restaurants, diners, cafes, bakeries and coffee shops and drive-ins will showcase their favorite specialties, or tempt you with new menu items. It’s a celebration of local dining. There are no passes to buy, coupons to carry or cards to punch - simply go to a participating Downtown Rogers restaurant, enjoy the special two- or three-course fixed price menu for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Visit www.MainStreetRogers.com/Events/RestaurantWeek for the list of participating historic downtown Rogers restaurants.
Siloam Springs City-Wide Spring Cleanup (Community Event)
Location: Siloam Springs
Spring Cleanup Week is scheduled April 1-5, 2013. Cleanup items need to be placed by the curb no sooner than Saturday, March 30, 2013, and no later than 7:00 a.m. on Monday, April 01, 2013. Acceptable curbside items include: appliances, furniture, mattresses, up to four used tires without rims. Please bag or box all items possible.Paints, chemicals, fertilizers, household cleaners, batteries, oils, and fluorescent light bulbs must be taken to the Transfer Station at 1108 E. Ashley on Friday, April 5th from 8:00 a.m. till 4:00 p.m. There will be a $5.00 charge per load. Electronics (TV’s, computers, monitors, microwaves, printers, fax machines, stereos, etc…) must also be taken to the transfer station at 1108 East Ashley for free disposal. Yard waste is not included in the spring cleanup, but will be picked up on the regular monthly schedule. Please call 479-524-8512 for more information.
Arkansas Ladies of Faith Brunch (Women's Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Gazebo Restaurant, Eureka Springs
The Arkansas Ladies of Faith invites you to come every last Tuesday of the month from February-October to enjoy some anointed speakers, music, door prizes and a delicious brunch. The cost is $10 per person. Visit our website for details.
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!
Circle of Life Grief Support Group (Support Group)
Time: 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Berryville Senior Center 202 West Madison Avenue
A drop-in grief support group hosted by Circle of Life for people who have lost a family member, friend or loved one. Questions can be directed to 479-872-3338
Grief Share Support Group (Support Group)
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: FUMC Bentonville, 201 N.W. 2nd Street
The First United Methodist Church of Bentonville is hosting a 13 week Grief Share Support Group. The group meets on Monday evenings from 5:30-7:30 and is open to all who need a safe place to work through their grief. For more information contact Doylene Fuqua at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 479-640-1639. You can also find out more online at fumcbentonville.org, or call 479-273-2712.
Northwest Arkansas Aikido Free Self-Defense Class for Women (Classes)
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: Northwest Arkansas Aikido
Northwest Arkansas Aikido offers free self-defense classes for women every Monday from 6-7pm.Aikido can be a very effective form of self-defense. It is used by a large number of law enforcement and military personnel worldwide. The techniques do not depend on size, strength, agility, or youth. The techniques can be used against a variety of attacks and body types.Northwest Arkansas Aikido is located at:5480 Hailey AvenueSpringdale, AR 72762