Monday, April 08, 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.
CBCO Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Time: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Daisy Outdoor Products, Rogers
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.
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!
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 email@example.com, or 479-640-1639. You can also find out more online at fumcbentonville.org, or call 479-273-2712.
Meet the Pros (Community Event)
Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: John Q Hammons Center
FLW fishing pros share fishing tips and personal testamonies. There will be prize drawings, door prizes, win a fishing boat. Scott Martin is the keynote speaker.
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
Homeschool workshop on Curriculum Choices (Education)
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Circle of Life Hospice building in Springdale
Free workshop for homeschoolers on how to choose curriculum. RSVP not needed, just come. Childcare not provided. For more info, contact Shelley Kinder at 479-789-5813.