Thursday, May 02, 2013
Project Graduation (Celebration)
Location: Siloam Springs High School
Project Graduation will be held on the evening of graduation, May 18th. This celebration goes throughout the night and is filled with food, activities, music, prizes, and entertainment. Project Graduation provides a safe celebration alternative.
Rogers Mayor's Prayer Breakfast (Prayer Event)
Location: Cross Church at Pinnacle Hills, Rogers
Rev. Dawn Spragg, co-founder and Executive Director of the Teen Action and Support Center and Associate Pastor at Central United Methodist Church will be the keynote speaker for the event. The event will also include the inspirational music of Johann Acuna and Julio Ariolo, prayer time for our city, state and nation, and the presentation of the Cornerstone Award for service to the Rogers Community. Tickets to the event are available online at www.rogersprayerbreakfast.com or at the Rogers City Hall downtown, the Cross Church Pinnacle Hills Bookstore, Lifeway Bookstore, Rogers-Lowell Chamber of Commerce and at the door. The Rogers Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast is open to the community. There are a limited number of seats available—so don’t delay.
Rhea Lana's Kids Consignment Sale (Community Event)
Location: 2075 N Shiloh Drive, Fayetteville
Largest kids consignment sale in NWA! 1,200 consignors selling 100,000+ items in 100,000 sq ft! Everything you need for kids, newborn to junior size. There will be clothes, toys, shoes, equipment, furniture.
7th Annual mayor's Prayer Breakfast, Bentonville (National Day of Prayer)
Time: 6:30 AMLocation: First Presbyterian Church, 901 NE J Street, Bentonville, AR
Mayor McCaslin is pleased to announce the 7th Annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast to be held on Thursday, May 02, 2013 at 6:30 A.M. at the First Presbyterian Church, 901 NE “J” Street, Bentonville. The public is invited to hear keynote speaker, Johnnie Moore. Vice President of Liberty University. Johnnie has written for various international media outlets, including CNN, The Washington Post, Fox News and Ynet.Tickets are required and may be purchased through the Bentonville / Bella Vista Chamber of Commerce, 479-273-2841. Individual tickets are $10 and a reserved table for 8 is $100. A light continental breakfast will be served. Seating is limited and those interested are encouraged to call early.
Springdale Mayor's Prayer Breakfast (Community NaNational Day of Prayer Event)
Time: 6:30 AM to 8:00 AM
Location: Holiday Inn Convention Center
4th Annual Springdale Mayor's Prayer Breakfast, Thursday, May 2nd, 6:30-8:00 AM at the Holiday Inn Convention Center. Guest speaker will be Jimmy Dykes, college basketball analyst for ESPN & ABC Sports. Proceeds benefit the Adventure Park at Miracle League Field in the Randal Tyson Sports Complex. Sponsorships are $500, tables of 10 are $100, individual tickets are $10. Tickets may be purchased at Springdale Chamber of Commerce, Jones Center for Families and the Springdale Mayor's office.
6th Annual Wildcat Rumble 5k and Mile Fun Run (Registration)
Time: 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Location: Elm Tree Elementary, Bentonville, AR
A portion of all proceeds support the Northwest Arkansas Children's Shelter. 5k-$20, mile-$10. Registration after May 8: 5k-$25 and mile-$15. Fast and flat, Professionally timed, and trophies Awarded
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!
National Day of Prayer (National Day of Prayer)
Time: 12:00 PMLocation: Two event sites - First Presbyterian Church/JBU Cathedral
Pray for America is the 2013 theme for the 62nd National Day of Prayer. 12:00 Thursday, May 2, at the Presbyterian Church lawn and 7:00 p.m., Thursday, at John Brown University Cathedral.
National Day of Prayer (National Day of Prayer)
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Christian Life Cathedral, 1285 Millsap Rd., Fayetteville, AR
For more information about this event, you can call 479.521.5683.
National Day of Prayer (Prayer Event)
Time: 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Location: Christian Life Cathedral, 1285 Millsap Rd., Fayetteville
National Day of Prayer Thursday, May 2 - 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.at Christian Life Cathedral1285 Millsap Rd., Fayetteville. in the main sanctuaryprogram is hosted by SALT Seasoned Adults
National Day of Prayer (Community NaNational Day of Prayer Event)
Time: 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Bella Vista Community Church
The Ministerial Alliance of Bella Vista is inviting everyone to join us Thursday, May 2 at 6:30 pm to pray for our country, and our community. This service is based on the theme scripture Matthew 12:21 "In His name the nations will put their hope."The Men's chorus of Bella Vista and the women's singing group Persnickity will be bringing special music. This service is free with a love offering taken to help with community needs. Please join us and pray for America!
Nurturing Hope Gala benefitting LifeSource (Non-Profit Event)
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Fayetteville Town Center
The Nurturing Hope Gala benefitting LifeSource will feature keynote speaker, music artist and author, Jimmy Wayne. Jimmy has an incredible story of how a elderly couple "Nurtured Hope" into his life and encouraged his education and love of music. Comments from others who have seen him speak/perform include: "...so moved by Jimmy's experiences."; "...BEST speaker i've heard in many years.", and "...not a dry eye in the house." There will also be live auctions, raffle, great music, entertainment and food. Tickets are $20 per person. More info and ticket purchase available at www.lifesourceinternational.org or 479-521-4000. You won't want to miss this awesome performer and speaker. An opportunity to financially support LifeSource will be given. ALL proceeds go towards helping families in need right here in the Northwest Arkansas Community.
Night at the Ballpark (Community Event)
Time: 7:00 PMLocation: Arvest Ballpark, Springdale
Its time to celebrate our 100th Birthday month in a BIG way. You are invited to join us for American Cancer Society night at Arvest Ballpark with the Naturals on May 2nd at 7:00 pm. Bring the whole family and invite all your friends! You can purchase tickets by calling 479-246-0002. Tickets are just $8 and a portion benefits the American Cancer Society. Our group will all sit together and are encouraged to wear purple or an ACS shirt. (tickets must be purchased in advance...deadline is May 1)