Saturday, May 04, 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.
Battle For Hope Run/Walk (Walk/Run)
Location: Old Tiger Stadium, Bella Vista
The Heather Ridley Fleeman Battle For Hope walk/run benefits Hope Cancer Resources to educate people about cancer. All are welcomed to come and support this great non-profit!
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.
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
2nd annual Tiger Stroll (Fundraiser)
Time: 8:30 AMLocation: Prairie Grove Schools
Community wide walk sponsored by the Prairie Grove Health and Wellness Committee to raise funds for Arkansas Children's Hospital. Students are encouraged to bring $1 to participate and are eligible for prizes. Larger donations are accepted as well.
1ST Street Family 5K (Walk/Run)
Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Kirksey Middle School
Kirksey Middle School is hosting a USATF certified 5K race to benefit the Physical Education department. This fundraiser will bring families and fitness together to help build a bouldering climbing wall at Kirksey. Registration online at 1st5k.com or you can register the day of the race for $30.00. Great goodie bags for runners with lots of vendors. This race will be flat and fast!
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!
Wear It Water Safety Campaign (Community Event)
Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Arvest Ball Park
Public water safety event taking place before the Naturals game at Arvest Ball Park. Providing water safety education, life jacket fitting with free life jackets as well as various other giveaways!
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.
Benefit Bull Ride (Benefit)
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: Westville, OK
The Adair County Reserve Support Coalition and the Westville Riding Club will be holding a Benefit Bull Ride on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 6 p.m. at the Westville Rodeo Arena in Westville, OK. All proceeds will toward the purchase of protective vests and other needed law enforcement equipment for the Adair County volunteer Reserve Deputies. Events include mutton busting, junior bulls, and BRI Bull Riding.