Tuesday, October 09, 2012
Gallons To-Go Fundraiser (Fundraiser)
Location: Chick-fil-A, Rogers
Chick-fil-A (Rogers' stores only) is having a Tea Fundraiser for the SCC the month of October. For each gallon of tea sold in October, Chick-fil-A will donate $1 to the Samaritan Community Center.
Hope and Help for the Single Mom (Bible Study)
Location: Springdale Public Library
Hope and Help for the Single Mom is a dvd/book based bible study to help help single moms face the challenges of being a single parent in a busy world. The message brings teaching of How God loves each lady and wants to give them a life of purpose and meaning, harmony and balance. the group is open to all single moms in the Northwest Arkansas area.
Preserve Benton County-Day of Prayer and Fasting (Community Event)
Location: NW Arkansa
Benton County residents are called to a day of prayer and fasting on Tuesday, Oct 9. According to statistics compiled by the American Family Council, the chances of having a major crime committed against you in a single year is 96% greater in a wet county than in a dry county. Citizens united for the Preservation of Benton County welcome your support in educating voters of the REAL TRUTH if our county is changed to a wet county. Won't you please join us to protect our families and neighborhoods? Sponsored by citizensunitedbc.gmail.com
Wisdom at Work Conference Registration (Registration)
Location: Global Campus, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Who Should Attend? Business Leaders, Academics, Faith and Spiritual Leaders, Change Agents, Students. The conference will include sections: wisdom of business, of healthcare, in research, and in change. Register now before it's too late!
Cookbook Love Letter to Hot and Spicy Jellies (Public Service Announcement)
Pittsburgh, Pa. (October 4, 2012) - First, it was hot sauce and salsa that grabbed us by the taste buds...and now it's pepper jellies. Sweet Heat (St. Lynn's Press, Oct. 15, 2012) is a single-ingredient cookbook by Hillary Danner and Maria Newman, the gourmet condiment ladies from Jenkins Jellies. The starring ingredient is their hot 'n sweet, mostly-organic and devilishly popular Hell Fire Pepper Jelly. Gwyneth Paltrow gives an enthusiastic thumbs-up in her foreword to the book, and on her lifestyle blog GOOP.Chef Mario Batali says: "Jenkins Jellies Hell Fire Pepper Jelly is my new condiment of choice. It dances right on the edge of spicy and sweet in a delicious tango of provocation and pleasure. One warning: it is highly addictive!"Daphne Oz, co-host of TV's The Chew, says:"Forget a pinch of salt or spoonful of sugar. All you need is some Hell Fire! In your hands is a veritable treasure trove of deliciously easy and sinfully flavorful recipes starring one of my favorite culinary finds?My advice: buy in bulk!"With recipes from family, friends, chefs and fans, Hillary and Maria dish up 50 smile-inducing, eye-watering ways to add pizzazz to everyone's favorite treats - from kickin' appetizers to smokin' desserts. Sweet Heat is Hillary and Maria's love letter to the pleasures of their Hell Fire Pepper Jelly (and to pepper jellies everywhere). Full-color recipe photos throughout.
10th Annual Cut for the Cure (Fundraiser)
Time: 5:30 AMLocation: About You Salon & Spa, Springdale
The evening will include a smoked chicken dinner, silent auction, drawings for two major prizes, including a camera from Bedford Camera & Video, music by the Kelly Road Band, and Salon Spa services. The event is free for all attendees, however, the services purchased that night and the silent auction and drawing proceeds will all go to the local Komen for the Cure. This is the tenth year for the event – last year the one evening event raised more than $5,000 for Komen. For more information contact the shop at 479.756.1854, or Donna Hamilton at 479.530.6462.
Mid-America Food Ministry (Community Outreach)
Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Location: Fayetteville First Church of the Nazarene
Mid-America Food Ministry is your opportunity to purchase a low-cost, high-quality box of food to help your family make ends meet in these difficult times. This service is a non-profit community outreach for the sole purpose of helping make sure people have the food they need. Place your order by Oct 21st. Pick-up time is Oct 27th, 8-9 AM. Please Contact Harry Oxford at 957-1598 or at 521-5870 for more information.
Camp War Eagle Recruiting (Summer Camp)
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: University of Arkansas Union
Camp War Eagle will be recruiting college aged students at the University of Arkansas Oct 8-12th. We are seeking out people that Love God and kids and want to impact their lives for Christ this coming summer. See our website for more details.
Stroke Survivors Group (Community Outreach)
Time: 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Southside Church of Christ (Dixieland & Oak - Rogers)
The Stroke Survivors Group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 3-5pm at Southside Chruch of Christ in Rogers. Group is not sponsored by the Church if Christ - however they gracously allow of to utilize there facility. Stroke is a mjor health challenge - the 4th leading cause of death - yet more & more folks survive which presents its own set of challenges. Group provides support to survivors & their loved ones - discusses anything & everything - and provides an opportunity for all participants to ' reach out & touch someone who knows what its like'
Family Nights (Children's Event)
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Rogers Chick-fil-A
Rogers Chick-fil-A host a family Night every tuesday night. A fun night to come together to do a craft or a special activity together.
Candlelight Vigil (Raise Awareness)
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Community Christian Fellowship Church
the first full week in October of each year is proclamed by Congress since 1990 as Mental Illness Awareness Week. . .its purpose is to 1) raise mental illness awareness 2) public awareness 3) public education awareness