Friday, April 19, 2013
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!
CBCO Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Time: 2:00 PMLocation: Olivewood Apartments, 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.
CBCO Blood DRive (Blood Drive)
Time: 2:00 PMLocation: Olivewood Apartments
CBCO needs your help to meet the growing need for blood in the Ozarks. Please make plans to donate at this upcoming blood drive. To be eligible to give, you must weigh at least 110 pounds, be in good health and present required ID. For more information about sharing your good health with others, please visit our website at www.cbco.org or call 1-800-280-5337.
Glow Run 5k (Fundraiser)
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Frisco Stage Downtown Rogers,Ar
The Children's Advocacy Center invites you and your family to come out and support our event as we "Run towards a brighter future" for the children of Benton County. The Glow Run event has something for everyone. The Glow Run is on Friday April 19th at the Frisco Stage in Downtown Rogers,Ar. Registration will begin at 5:00pm for same day registration/packet pick up for early registrants. At 6:00pm a 400 yard dash for kids with a Super Hero Theme, at 6:30 pm a 1k Fun walk, and at 7:30 pm the Glow Run 5k. We encourage everyone to Glow from head to toe! Look forward to seeing you there. The first 500 registrants will receive a free swag bag and t-shirt.To register go to:https://www.register-wizard.com/events/glowrun/register
Kids Night Out (Child Care)
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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 Friday, April 19! This program is offered for children 2 to 14 years and involves activities such as 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.
Great Futures Gala benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Benton County (Charity Event)
Time: 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM
Location: John Q. Hammons Center Rogers, AR
Please join us for the annual Great Futures Gala sponsored by Unilever benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of Benton County. The event will be held on Friday, April 19, 2013 at John Q Hammons Center in Rogers at 6:30pm. Seated event, Cocktail attire, with entertainment provided by 176 Dueling Piano Show. Tickets start at $100. For more information contact Stephanie Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org or 479-273-7187.
The Little Mermaid Jr. (Musical)
Time: 6:45 PM to 3:10 PM
Location: Springdale High School Pat Walker Theatre
Springdale High School grades 10-12 create a magical and wonderful performance of The Little Mermaid for children and the young at heart.Adults $10 and children under 10 $7. Each show is approx. 1hour.
Concert for Cambodia (Fundraiser)
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Sager Creek Community Church
Concert for Cambodia is an Enactus Project (formerly SIFE) that is designed to take a team to Cambodia from late July-mid August. The purpose of this concert is to raise money for this team. Also, we are interested in raising money to support wells for clean water projects within the rural communities of Cambodia. There will be members of the John Brown University Cathedral Choir present as well as other outstanding musicians from the university. Refreshments will also be provided. We hope to see you there!
Kings and Queens Tour (Community Event)
Time: 7:00 PMLocation: Picture in Scripture Ampitheater, Disney, OK
Kings and Queens Tour with Audio Adrenaline, Group 1 Crew, Seventh Day Slumber and Manic Drive at Picture In Scripture Amphitheater Disney, OK 7p.m. For more information, visit www.pictureinscripture.com