LITTLE ROCK TODAY Business After Hours MORRILTON - A Business After Hours will be held from 5-6:30 p.m. at La-De-Da, 2 Davis Drive. La-De-Da and I Made It For You will team up to host the event. Hor d’oeuvres will be served, and several door prizes will be offered. The free event is open to the public. For more information, call the Morrilton Area Chamber of Commerce at (501) 354-2393.
FRIDAY AARP Driver Safety Class HEBER SPRINGS - An AARP Driver Safety Program class will be offered from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Administration/Student Services Building at Arkansas State University-Heber Springs. For anyone who has worked in an educational institution, the fee for the course is $5. The cost is $12 for AARP members and $14 for nonmembers. To reserve a place, call (501) 362-1273 or email jlrath@hebersprings. asu.edu.
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY Singing Convention GREENBRIER - The 134th annual session of the Faulkner County Singing Convention will be held at LifeSong Baptist Church in Greenbrier at 7 p.m. Friday and at 10 a.m. Saturday. There will be a break for a potluck meal at noon Saturday, and singing will resume at 1 p.m. For more information, call (501) 329-5040.
SUNDAY Free Concert CONWAY - Arkansas musicians Michelle Jean and Jamie Bosanko will perform at 2 p.m. at the Faulkner County Library. The duo will sing songs of love, loss and grace to uplift the spirit and feed the soul. The free event is open to the public. For more information, call the library at (501) 327-7482 or email Nancy@fcl. org.
MONDAY Audubon Society Meeting CONWAY - The Arkansas River Valley Audubon Society will meet at 7 p.m. at the Faulkner County Library in Conway. The program will be “Night Life of Birds,” presented by Dan Scheiman. Visitors are welcome, andrefreshments will be served. For more information, call Coe Wilson at (501) 727-5559.
ONGOING First Baptist Church Services MAUMELLE - Pastor Tony Auxier invites the community to attend services and activities at First Baptist Church Maumelle. Each Sunday morning, a worship service is held at 10:15 in the Sanctuary. Now through August, Auxier’s sermon topics will be from the Gospel of Mark. Bible classes for all age groups meet at 9 a.m. Sundays. At 5 p.m. Sundays, Auxier will continue the study on the struggles of the prophet Jeremiah. A dinner and fellowship are held at 5 p.m. each Wednesday in the Activities Building. For more information on the church’s activities and study opportunities, call the church office at (501) 851-3547 or visit fbcmaumelle.org.
Adult Softball Registration RUSSELLVILLE - The Russellville Recreation and Parks Department is registering teams for the Adult Fall Softball League until 5 p.m. July 27. Teams that register must pay the entry fee and submit an entry form and a team roster. All forms are available in the Russellville Recreation and Parks Department Office or online at www.russellvillearkansas. org. For more information, call (479) 968-1272.
Summer Food Service Program CONWAY - First United Methodist Church of Conway will serve lunch to children of any age from noon to 1 p.m. every Monday until Aug. 13. For more information, visit the church website, www.conwayfumc.org, or call (501) 329-3801.
Master Gardeners Applications CONWAY - The Faulkner County Master Gardeners are taking applications for the fall training class that will begin Sept. 11. Participants will join the group for projects such as the gardens at the libraries, the museum and the courthouse, as well as the Legacy Garden at the Faulkner County Natural Resource Center on Amity Road. For more information or to get on the master list for the class, call Kami Marsh at (501) 329-8344 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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River Valley Ozark, Pages 59 on 07/19/2012
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