Saturday, August 25, 2012
You Are What You Paint (Art Show)
Location: Ozark Natural Foods in Fayetteville
The Art of Life Styles Series, a monthly series showcasing art created by Life Styles clients, will continue through the month of August at Ozark Natural Foods in Fayetteville. The community is encouraged to view the exhibit all throughout the month. There will also be an artist reception on August 4 from 10 a.m. to noon. Life Styles, Inc. is a non-profit organization that serves adults with disabilities in Benton and Washington counties. Since 1976, Life Styles has helped individuals with disabilities achieve the skills and confidence they need to live as independently as possible. For more information about this event or Life Styles services please contact Jolana Aibangbee at email@example.com or call 479-521-3581.
International Waterfowl Festival & Outdoor Expo (Festival/Fair)
Location: 17410 Kincheloe Road
Trent Monk "Beautiful You" will be one of the artists featured at the International Waterfowl Festival & Outdoor Expo August 24-26 Siloam Springs, AR. This is the annual event of the Christian Waterfowlers Association. www.thecwa.org In 2011 thousands attended from 19 states.
Bible College Open Enrollment (Education)
Power and Light Gospel School of Evangelism is now enrolling for the 2012-2013 fall semester. We are an accredited college where you can earn your associates-doctorate in biblical studies. Our majors vary, and to print off an enrollment form or find out more info go to www.powerandlightgospel.com
Frisco Festival (Family Event)
Location: Rogers, AR (Downtown Rogers)
Thereís always loads of fun at the Frisco Festival! Come join us for the 28th Annual Frisco Festival in downtown Rogers on August 24th and 25th. With events and activities for every style, age and interest, the Frisco Fest has a schedule full of entertainment for your enjoyment. The event features sights and sounds of many local and regional musical artists and many other entertainment acts for your familyís enjoyment. There are other areas set aside for ongoing entertainment including the Kidís World, carnival rides, a car show, train rides, vendor booths and food for every palate. You wonít want to miss out on all of the excitement. For more information visit friscofestival.com or call Main Street Rogers at 479-936-5487.
Women of Glory (Women's Conference)
Location: Holiday Inn Express in Bentonville, AR
A time to Come Away and draw close to God. Hear His heartbeat for you and Tune Your Heart to His. August 24th will be 6:00pm Prayer School with Kathi Ferguson and 7:30pm Service with Cindy McKinney. August 25th will be 9:15am Prayer School with Karen Davies, 10:30am: Service with Kelly Lloyd, and 12:00pm Lunch with Sarah Van Dreese (The Scars Speak)...a special focus on Self Inflicted Violence and finding Hope and Help. For more information, call Cindy McKinney at 479-841-0016 or Kathi Ferguson at 479-200-2194
FAAN Walk for Food Allergy (Community Event)
Time: 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Location: Village on The Creeks
FAMILY WALK for FOOD ALLERGY will take place August 25, 2012 with check in at 7:00am and the Family Walk begins at 8:00am. It's at Village on the Creeks (5308 Village Parkway, Rogers. There will be family fun activities, music, bounce machines, and more!
NWA LOL One Day Woman's Retreat (Women's Event)
Time: 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Farmington Middle School, Farmington AR
NWA LOL: Live, Love, Laugh One Day Woman's Spiritual Retreat "Southern Tea and Big Hats" theme.There will be Christain Speakers discussing woman's daily issues and how we can live, love and laugh with each other with God's amazing guidance. Lunch and daycare are included. Food, games, prizes and lots of FUN! Tickets are available at Farmington Dental Center, Funky Monkey and See'um Smile Playhouse in Farmington. Or call 479-287-1747.
Free Class: PHP Programming with MySQL (Classes)
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Northwest Arkansas Community College Shewmaker Center
For those interested in becoming a programmer, this 6 days course is provided for free and paid for by the ARK grant. PHP and MySQL are popular open-source technologies that are ideal for quickly developing database-driven Web applications. PHP is a powerful scripting language designed to enable developers to create highly featured Web applications quickly, and MySQL is a fast, reliable database that integrates well with PHP and is suited for dynamic Internet-based applications.
Yard Sale (Yard Sale)
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Huntsville Old Community Center, Huntsville
Come help support ministry of Christian Women of Today Stepping out for our Lord. There will be lots of new and used items from different homes and businesses. For more information or to make a donation, please call Deby Goodman at 479-444-6419
Donated Artwork Pick-up (Community Event)
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: SSMH Annex, Siloam Springs
Those who donated paintings to Siloam Springs Memorial Hospital may pick up their donated artwork! For more information call 479-524-5597
The Scars That Speak Luncheon (Luncheon)
Time: 12:15 PM to 2:15 PM
Location: The Crumpet Tea Room at Village on the Creek in Rogers, AR
Sarah Van Dreese with Pro-Vision International will share her story of coming out of Self-Inflicted Violence (cutting, eating disorders,suicidal thoughts) and abuse. She truly has a story of "Beauty for Ashes". Her story was featured in the Kenneth Hagin Word of Faith magazine in August 2011.The lunch will be order off the menu and at your own cost.
Rodeo Play Day Series (Community Event)
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Cross Brand Cowboy Church
Cross Brand Cowboy Church 2012 Rodeo Play Day Series begins Saturday June 2. Points will be accumulated throughout the series, ribbons and prizes will be awarded. Books open at 5:00pm, events begin at 6:00pm. Events: barrel racing, pole bending, flag race. Negative Coggins required. Call 479-426-8008 or 479-426-2103 for more information.
Greenhouse Weekend Intensive (Seminar)
Time: 6:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Pleasant Street Church of Christ
A weekend seminar developed by Neil Cole and CMA Resources to teach Christ-followers how to live on mission in order to plant reproducing redemptive communities in any context. Early registration $135 per person. Check out the CMA Resources website at http://www.cmaresources.org/greenhouse/happenings for further price breaks, more information, or to register.