Saturday, April 20, 2013
Shooting for Scholars (Fundraiser)
Location: Washington County Sheriff's Office, Fayetteville
The Washington County 4-H Foundation is a nonprofit organization and will host the first annual Shooting for Scholars, an event consisting of shooting competitions, live and silent auctions, educational exhibits, and lunch for $5 a person, on Saturday, April 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., to raise funds for youth development programs and scholarships.
RazorFest (Children's Event)
Location: University of Arkansas
Champions for Kids announces Abbott Nutrition RazorFest!The 9th annual free family event on April 20, 2013 at Razorback Stadium is presented by Champions for Kids and includes fun zones, games, music, mascots, giveaways and concludes with the University of Arkansas Razorback Red-White game!
Multi-Family Yard Sale! (Garage Sale)
Time: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: 934 North Applebury Drive
Multi-Family Yard Sale is one day only! Saturday, April 20th, starting at 7:00am (no early birds!)n Adults’ and kids’ clothes; nice toys, including a wooden Guidecraft play kitchen, American Girl dolls; furniture, including a white Ragazzi crib; Christmas décor, and much, much more!
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
Boy Scout Troop 555 Rummage/Bake Sale (Rummage Sale)
Time: 7:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Tractor Supply Company, 215 E Main St., Farmington, AR
Farmington Boy Scout Troop 555 will have a rummage/bake sale on Saturday, April 20 at Tractor Supply Company, 215 E Main St., Farmington, AR. There will also be hot dogs and drinks for sale. Hours of the sale will be 7:00 am to 2:00 pm. Thank you for supporting the boys as they earn money for camp.
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!
Scholarship Fundraiser (Fundraiser)
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Embassy Suites, Rogers, AR
Executive brunch/silent auction to benefit the 2013 HEMEY Scholarships, which awards college tuition scholarships to outstanding current or former ESOL or migrant students graduating from the Rogers Public Schools. To purchase tickets, contact Tina Howlett at 479-631-3559 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Fire and Ice (Community Event)
Time: 6:00 PMLocation: Holiday Inn Civic Center, Springdale
Siloam Springs IAFF Local 2855. On the menu is chicken parmesan with penne alfredo and cajun pork loin with creole mustard cream sauce. For more information call Paul Higginbotham at 479-633-3823
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.
Youth Concert (Concert)
Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: 180 Youth Center
Audio Adrenaline, Group 1 Crew, Seventh Day Slumber, and Manic Drive Concert on the Kings & Queens Tour. Tickets start at just $15. Visit us online (RedLetterConcerts.com) or call 479.696.INFO
Arkansas Philharmonic Concert: Rachmaninoff (Concert)
Time: 7:30 PMLocation: Arend Arts Center at Bentonville High
Pianist and Fayetteville native, Jonathan Story, will perform Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2. Dubbed "Fayetteville's Piano Man" by the Northwest Arkansas Times, Story has collaborated with the North Arkansas Symphony, the University of Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, and The Arkansas Philharmonic. The winner of the 2013 University of Arkansas Concerto/Aria Competition will also be a featured soloist during this concert.