Saturday, April 13, 2013
Pancake Breakfast & Yard Sale (Fundraiser)
Location: First Baptist Prairie Grove
Located at 219 North Pittman in Prairie Grove AR, Our Youth Group will be holding their first Pancake Breakfast 7am-10am & Yard Sale 7am-1pmAll the proceeds for this event will be going to help our youth group go to camp this summer. The cost for breakfast is $5.oo for adults, $3.oo for 2-8yrs old, and children under 2- FREE
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
Bison Stampede (Walk/Run)
Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Location: Lake Atalanta, Rogers
12th Annual Bison Stampede 5K Run and 1 Mile Run/Walk. April 13th, 8:00 am at Lake Atalanta (East Walnut Street, Rogers, AR)
Moms On The Farm Tour (Education)
Time: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Pauline Whitaker Arena
A group of female faculty and staff involved with agriculture at the UA will host the second annual Moms on the Farm tour Saturday, April 13, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tour will include trips to beef, poultry and dairy farms. Lunch will be provided, followed by cooking demonstrations by the Arkansas Cattlewomen. The tour begins at the Pauline Whitaker Arena (1335 W. Knapp St.) off Garland Avenue, approximately two miles north of the University of Arkansas campus. Participants will be transported by bus to tour locations. The Moms on the Farm tour is free but seats are limited. Non-farm moms planning to attend the event are registered on a first-come first-served basis. The deadline to register is April 5. The goal of the tour is to help mothers understand more about agricultural production, food safety and nutrition and experience NWA agriculture first-hand. For more information or to register, contact Janeal Yancey at 870-688-4247 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
3rd Annual Kent Rylee Automotive Solutions Spring Car Show (Car Show)
Time: 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Rogers, AR
Kent Rylee Automotive Solutions is having our annual spring car show on Saturday, April 13th, 2013. And this year we have added a Swap Meet! Plaques will be awarded for Best of Show, Peoples Choice, Best Low Rider, Best Pre 60, Best Present 60, Best Rat Rod, Best Project and a new Club Trophy for the Club with the most participants will be handed ou this year. Stroll through some extraordinary cars and register to win a Big Screen TV while you are here. Car Show Early Bird Registration is $20, $25 after April 6th, 2013. Registration begins at 8 am on the day of the Car Show. The Car Show begins at 10 am. Car awards will be at 12:30 pm. The Swap Meet will run from 8am to 2pm. Swap Meet booths are $25 for a 10 x 10 booth and $15 for an extra space. Kent Rylee Automotive Solutions is located at 2100 S. 8th Street in Rogers, AR . Proceeds go to benefit the Lion's Club of Rogers this year!
Family Fitness Fun Day (Family Event)
Time: 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Location: Chick-fil-A on Pleasant Grove in Rogers
Join the Northwest Arkansas Mercy Family YMCA and the Chick-fil-A on Pleasant Grove in Rogers from 8:30 - 10:30 am for family Zumba and activities to do outside as family this summer. There will be door prizes and a lot of giveaways. Contact the NWA Mercy Family YMCA at 479-273-9622 for more information.
New Beginnings Pregnancy Services Volunteer Awareness Training (Volunteer Opportunity)
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: 608 S Hico, Siloam Springs, AR
New Beginnings Pregnancy Services is hosting a Volunteer Awareness Training. If you have 4 hours you can devote each week to volunteer, and would you like to be a part a positive, life changing experience in another woman’s life, join us to find out what a volunteer’s role looks like at New Beginnings. No experience needed. Contact us at 479-549-3322 for more information.
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!
Free Tax Prepparation (Free)
Time: 11:00 AM to 4:00 AM
Location: Office of Human Concern Family Resource Center
Saturday April 13 at the Office of Human Concern: Family Resource Center there will be a free tax preparation event 11am - 4pm Appointments are available and walk-ins are welcome for this event. Learn more call 479-936-9795
GriefShare 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 offering their 13 week GriefShare Support Group, Saturdays from 5:30-7:30 pm. These weekly two hour sessions are open for 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.
Time: 7:00 PMLocation: Roadside Mission Assembly of God, Hwy 23, Forum, Arkansas
We will be having a revival at our church and would like to invite everyone to attend. Our speaker/minister will be Darryl Billingsley, and we will also have some special music. Pray that the Lord's presence will bless us, and come have a great time of worship. Meetings will be Friday, April 12 at 7pm, Saturday, April 13 at 7pm, and Sunday, April 14 at 10:50am.
Singing Men of Arkansas Spring Concert (Charity Event)
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Aren Arts Center
The Singing Men of Arkansas will be holding a Spring Concert benefiting the Benton County Habitat for Humanity, Saturday April 13th at 7:30pm. Tickets are $30 for premium seating and $20 reserved. Please contact 479-273-3638 to purchase tickets or go online to www.itickets.com to purchase.