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This week's events in the Three Rivers areaOriginally Published September 5, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.
Updated September 4, 2013 at 1:17 p.m.
POCAHONTAS — The Stroll the Square Gallery Walk will be conducted from 6 to 8 p.m. in historic downtown Pocahontas. The evening will showcase town businesses and area artists. There will be a meet-and-greet with the artists, demonstrations, live music, food and more. Special themes will highlight each of these free monthly events. For more information, call (870) 248-0450 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Merling Trio Concert
SEARCY — Harding University’s concert lyceum series will kick off with a performance by the Merling Trio at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium. Founded in 1993, the Merling Trio is a traveling classical music act comprised of violinist Renata Knific, cellist Bruce Uchimura and pianist Susan Uchimura. Tickets are $3 and will be sold at the door. For more information, call the music department at (501) 279-4343.
CABOT — Michael Kelley, a vocal impressionist who has toured with the USO while entertaining U.S. troops overseas and has worked for Princess Cruises, will perform at 7 p.m. at Grace Fellowship Church in Cabot. He will sing in some of the more than 50 voices of famous people, possibly including imitations of Dwight Yoakum, Buck Owens, Nat King Cole, Aaron Neville, Elvis Presley and more. A love offering will be collected for Hope’s Closet and Food Pantry, and for Kelley’s family. For more information, call (501) 259-3799.
A Buddy for Ben
CABOT — Zumba Instructors of Cabot will host a Glow Party from 7-9 p.m. at Mount Carmel Church. All proceeds will go to purchase a Buddy for Ben, an autism-trained service dog for Ben, a 6-year-old in the Cabot community who was born with chromosome 18q deletion and was also diagnosed with autism. For more information on Ben, visit www.abuddyforben.com. For more information on the fundraiser, email email@example.com.
Driver Safety Course
SEARCY — The PrimeTimes of White County Medical Center will offer an AARP Driver Safety Course from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Hubach Center. To get to the course site, enter from the back of the hospital, off Moore Street, and take the elevator to the first floor. The cost of the course is $12 for AARP members and $14 for nonmembers. To register for the class, call Anna Overbay at (501) 380-1050.
Used Book Sale
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Paperbacks will sell for 50 cents, and hardbacks will cost $1.
Folk Dance Days
MOUNTAIN VIEW — Ozark Folk Center State Park will hold Folk Dance Days on Sept. 6-8 in the Administration Building at the park. The event will feature workshops for people of all ages, focusing on traditional dance styles such as clogging, jig dancing and contra dancing. Dance troupes, instructors and bands will converge on the park for the event. For a detailed schedule or preregistration information, call (870) 269-3851, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.ozarkfolkcenter.com.
JACKSONVILLE – Experience living history Sept. 7-8 at Jacksonville’s historic Reed’s Bridge sixth annual Civil War battle re-enactment on Arkansas 161. Sept. 7’s events include 9:30 a.m., camps open to the public.; 10 a.m., drill by re-enactors; 10 a.m.-noon, Conway Women’s Chorus, noon-2 p.m., Salted Dogs Band; 1 p.m., soldier’s formation; 2 p.m., re-enactment of The Battle of Reed’s Bridge; and 5 p.m., camps closed to the public. Sept.8’s events include 9:30 a.m., camps open to the public; 10a.m., church service; 11 a.m., church choir; noon, drill by re-enactors; 1 p.m.,re-enactment of the Marmaduke & Walker Duel; and 2 p.m., camps and battlefield closed to the public.
White County Fair
SEARCY — The 77th annual White County Fair is slated for Sept. 7-14 at the county fairgrounds, 802 Davis Drive in Searcy. There will be two armband nights this year, as well as an afternoon armband promotion. Free admission will be offered on Sept. 10. For more information, call (501) 268-1568, email email@example.com, or visit whitecountyfairgrounds.org.
SEARCY — The White County Iris Society will meet at 2 p.m. at 605 E. Race St. Alice and Fred Jewell will present a pictorial review of their recent trips to Alaska, Albania and Turkey. All iris lovers are invited. Refreshments will be served, and door prizes will be awarded.
One Night Event
SEARCY — The White County Fair will have the One Night 2013 event from 5-8 p.m. at the White County Fairgrounds. Brady Weldon will speak during a nondenominational religious service. The event will include free food, music and fellowship. Everyone is invited. Admission and parking are free, and all rides will cost $1 from 1-5 p.m.
Cabot Lions Club Golf Tournament
CABOT — The Cabot Lions Club will begin its annual Charity Golf Tournament with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The four-person scramble will be held at Cabot’s Rolling Hills Country Club on Mount Carmel Road. Proceeds from the event will be used to provide eye exams and eyeglasses for local schoolchildren and in-need adults. For more information, call (501) 920-2122.
NCA District Fair Exhibitor Deadline
MELBOURNE — The deadline for all North Central Arkansas District Fair exhibit entries is Tuesday. The fair will be Sept. 23-28. Creative-arts entries are limited to 25 exhibits. There is no limit on livestock entries. A fee of $1 per pen for poultry and rabbits will be collected when the exhibits are checked in. All entries need to be made online at www.ncadistrictfair.org. Livestock entry fees should be mailed to NCA District Fair, P.O. Box 92, Sturkie, AR 72578. For more information on district-fair entries, call (870) 895-2491.
North Pulaski Retired Teachers Meeting
JACKSONVILLE — The North Pulaski Retired Teachers Association will hold its first meeting of the school year at 11:30 a.m. at First Electric on Loop Road. A light catered lunch will be held to welcome new members. Lisa Bamburg with Insurance Advantage will discuss Act 331, Medicare and the Affordable Care Act. Membership dues are $15 per year. All retirees are invited to attend. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (501) 982-6345 or (501) 425-6204.
Batesville Business After Hours
BATESVILLE — The Independence County Shooting Sports Commission will host a Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours from 4:30-6 p.m. at the Paul H. “Rocky” Willmuth Shooting Sports Complex, 3600 N. Saint Louis St. in Batesville. The commission will announce a major range expansion at the event and introduce Lori Lynch, former chief of education for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, as the new chief operating officer for the Arkansas Game and Fish Foundation. Independence County native Randy Milligan will also be recognized as the new president of the foundation. Shooting and refreshments will be available.
UACCB Community Picnic
BATESVILLE — The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville will host a community picnic to celebrate the beginning of the new academic year at 4 p.m. on the lawn outside the Nursing and Allied Health Building and the Row Johns Library Building. This event is free and open to students, faculty, staff and the community. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be prepared and served on site by John 3:16, and music will be provided by Danny Dozier. There will be a bounce house for children. UACCB Chancellor Deborah Frazier will provide an update regarding fall enrollment and will recognize UACCB’s staff, faculty and adjunct faculty members.
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will hold a family movie night at 5:30. Super Buddies, rated G, will be shown.
Retired Teachers Meeting
HEBER SPRINGS — The Cleburne County Retired Teachers will meet at noon at the Rustic Inn. Act 331, which could affect all retired school personnel’s supplemental insurance, will be addressed. All retired school
personnel are welcome to attend the meeting. For more information, call Lavern Penn at (501) 206-0357.
Patriots Day Program
HEBER SPRINGS — American Legion Post 64, the American Legion Auxiliary, the Sons of the Legion and the community of Heber Springs will hold a program at 11 a.m. to recognize the patriots who died on Sept. 11, 2001, as well as the patriots of all service organizations. The event will be on the north lawn of the Cleburne County Courthouse.
Field of Heroes
HEBER SPRINGS — The Field of Heroes — a program offering flags to be purchased and flown on the Cleburne County Courthouse lawn until Veterans Day in recognition of patriots of any service organization — will kick off Wednesday. There will be a ribbon to identify whom the flag is honoring, the service organization and if the military member was killed in action. The flags will be given to the purchasing person at the closing ceremony on Veterans Day. Flags and a placard are $30. The flags can be purchased from American Legion Post 64 Auxiliary members, or call the post at (501) 362-9979. Proceeds benefit local veterans, law enforcement, firefighters and nonprofit organizations.
Bank Employee 40th Anniversary
CABOT — Centennial Bank will host an event in honor of Dorothy Putt’s 40th anniversary of employment from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the downtown Centennial Bank, 300 W. Main. Friends and community members are invited to a come-and-go reception.
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will offer Teen Time at 4 p.m. Sept. 9, 16, 23 and 30. This is a time for teens ages 13-19 to hang out, play games, use the library’s laptops, have snacks and work on projects for school or just for fun.
Basic Word for Beginners
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will offer Basic Word for Beginners at noon Sept. 10, 17 and 24. The class is an introduction to Microsoft Word and word processing. Registration is required. There is a sign-up sheet at the library’s front desk.
Free GED classes
MELBOURNE — Free GED classes are available at the following Ozarka College campuses: Melbourne, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; Mammoth Spring, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; Ash Flat, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; and Mountain View, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, and from 5-7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Registration is ongoing. For more information, call the Ozarka College Adult Education Department at (800) 821-4335, ext. 2051, or in Izard County, call (870) 368-2051.
Children’s Story Time
BATESVILLE — The Independence County Library, 368 E. Main St., is offering story time for preschoolers at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday. The event will include stories, videos, and crafts conducted by librarian Vanessa Adams. The program lasts about an hour, and parents are requested to attend. For more information, call the library at (870) 793-8814 or visit www.indcolib.com.
Parking Lot Market Sale
CABOT — Christ United Methodist Church will host a parking-lot market sale from 8 a.m. to noon the first Saturday of September, October and November. Spots cost $10. Participants may bring yard-sale items, crafts, homemade goodies, etc. to Christ UMC, 15361 Arkansas 5. For more information, call (501) 529-0604.
BATESVILLE — The Independence County Library is offering free computer classes, geared for adults of all ages. Topics will include using a mouse and setting up an email account. Reservations are required. Call the library at (870) 793-8814 to register. For more information on this and other library events, visit www.indcolib.com.
KENSETT — Retired employees from Eaton Vickers and Remington Rand meet from 7:30-8:30 a.m. the first Saturday of each month at the Kensett Country Kitchen. All former employees are invited to attend.
Cabot Civitan Club Meetings
CABOT — The Cabot Civitan Club meets at 6 p.m. the first and third Mondays of each month at First Security Bank in downtown Cabot. The public is invited to attend. For more information, call Tom Nolting at (501) 606-3731.
Republican Committee Meetings
CABOT — The Lonoke County Republican Committee meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month at Grandpa’s Bar-B-Cue. For more information, call Irene Ernst at (501) 941-4905, or visit lonokegop.com.
Cabot Alzheimer’s Support Group
CABOT — The Cabot Alzheimer’s Support Group meets at 10 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month at Cabot United Methodist Church, 2003 S. Pine St. For more information, contact Cindy Orlicek Jones at (501) 843-9014 or email@example.com.
Sanitation Pickup Schedule Change
SEARCY — The city of Searcy Sanitation Department has temporarily changed its hours for safety reasons because of high temperatures. Residential garbage and recycle pickup will begin at 6 a.m. All other areas of operation will remain the same. This scheduling change will remain in effect until further notice.
JACKSONVILLE — The Jacksonville Senior Wellness and Activity Center is offering ceramic classes for people 60 or older. Membership is $20 per year. Classes meet from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. For more information, call the center at (501) at 982-2011.
Model Airplane Club
HEBER SPRINGS — Model airplane enthusiasts are invited to a meeting of the Heber Area Radio-Control Airplane Club at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 12 at the Heber Springs Community Center, 201 Bobbie Jean Lane. No flight experience is needed. For more information, call (870) 213-8557.
Open House and Health Fair
JACKSONVILLE — The Jacksonville Senior Wellness and Activity Center will host an open house and health fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 12 at 100 Victory Circle. There is no charge to attend, and a free lunch will be provided. There will be booths for medical and therapeutic screenings, senior-assistance services and demonstrations of activities offered at the center.
Learn to Knit
JACKSONVILLE — Learn to knit at the Nixon Library at noon Sept. 12. The class is for ages 13 and older. Registration is required. Participants are asked to bring a size 10 knitting needle. Free yarn will be provided.
True Stories Book Club
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library’s True Stories Book Club will meet at 2 p.m. Sept. 12 to discuss Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee, by Charles J. Shields. October’s title will be Super Freakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance, by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner.
Sylvania Tri-Community EHC
WARD — The Sylvania Tri-Community Extension Homemakers Club will meet at 10 a.m. Sept. 12 at Old Austin United Methodist Church on the corner of Arkansas 38 and Ray Sowell Road, near Dude’s Place. Group members will discuss their assignments at the Lonoke County Fair, to be held Sept. 16-22. The program will be Brain Game — ideas and activities to keep the mind and body active. All women and men are invited to attend.
Adult Game Night
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will hold an adult game night with dominoes at 6 on Sept. 12 and poker on Sept. 26 for adults 18 and older who want to learn how to play and for those who want to sharpen their skills. No registration is required.
Ozark Trail Festival
HEBER SPRINGS — The Ozark Trail Festival will be held Sept. 13-15 in downtown Heber Springs at the courthouse, 300 W. Main St. The festival will include a street dance, a bicycle fun ride, a 5K/10K, a parade, music in the park, a poker run, a barbecue cook-off, a costume contest, a car cruise, a blood drive and more. All proceeds will benefit childhood-cancer research. For more information, call (501) 362-8402, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.cleburnecountyar.com.
Toddler Story Time
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will hold Toddler Story Time at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 13, 20 and 27 for children ages 12-36 months. The sessions will include music, movement, stories and playtime.
Give a Stitch
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will give sewing lessons during Give a Stitch at 4 p.m. Sept. 13, 20 and 27 for ages 13 and older. Preregistration is available, but walk-ins are welcome until the class is full.
HARDY — The Spring River Car Club will hold its 2013 Car Show on Sept. 14 at Loberg Park in Hardy. Registration will start at 8 a.m. with a $20 fee for participants. Trophies will be presented to winners in various categories. Food and drinks will be available, as well as door prizes, cash prizes for trivia, etc. There will also be a cruise to downtown Hardy on the evening of Sept. 13; all are welcome. For more information, call Steve Hartwell at (870) 257-5878 or Chuck Roby at (870) 257-2291.
Gourds: The Versatile Plant
POWHATAN — Gourds: The Versatile Plant, a beginner’s gourd-crafting workshop, will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 14 at Powhatan Historic State Park. Participants will learn how to decorate and shape these versatile and unusual plants. Registration is $20 and includes all materials and tools. Attendees are asked to bring protective clothing, as some materials used may stain. For more information or to register, contact the park at (870) 878-6765 or email@example.com.
FAIRFIELD BAY — The Greers Ferry Lake Area Alzheimer’s Walk, benefiting Alzheimer’s Arkansas, will be held Sept. 14 at Woodland Mead Park. Prizes will be awarded to the largest family and corporate teams, as well as the individual, family team and corporate team who raise the most funds. Admission is free; however, those giving a $25 donation will receive a walk T-shirt while supplies last. For more information, call (501) 224-0021, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit alzark.org/events/walks/fairfieldbay.html.
Learn to Crochet
JACKSONVILLE — Learn to crochet at the Nixon Library at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 14. This class is for ages 13 and older. Registration is required. Participants are asked to bring a size H crochet hook. Free yarn will be provided.
Ward Chamber Annual Jamboree
WARD — The Ward Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual jamboree from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Chamber of Commerce building.
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will hold a clothing swap at 11 a.m. Sept. 16. Participants are invited to choose some free used clothing and donate some of their own.
JACKSONVILLE —The Nixon Library will show the movie Oblivion, rated PG-13, at 5 p.m. Sept. 17.
The Lone Bellow Concert
SEARCY — The Lone Bellow, an American musical group from Brooklyn, will perform at 7 p.m. Sept. 17 in the Administration Auditorium at Harding University. The Lone Bellow consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Zach Williams; mandolin player and vocalist Kanene Pipkin; and guitarist and vocalist Brian Elmquist. Tickets are available at www.hardingcabtickets.com and cost $10 for university students, $15 for university faculty and $20 for the general public. For more information, contact the Office of Campus Life at Harding University at (501) 279-4106.
Dinner, Performance and Auction
CABOT — The Lonoke Exceptional Development Center will hold its Fine Arts for Exceptional Hearts event at 6 p.m. Sept. 17 at the Arkansas National Guard Armory, 103 Commerce Park in Cabot. The event will include a dinner and silent auction with a performance by CAPPA and the New Creation Dance Co., and a feature performance from I CAN Dance. The center serves children and adults with developmental disabilities. Tickets are $35 each or $275 for a table of eight and include display of the purchaser’s name for the company or individual. For more information or tickets, contact Gina Quattlebaum at (501) 628-5580 or email@example.com.
JACKSONVILLE —The Nixon Library will hold a session titled Extreme Couponing at 6 p.m. Sept. 19. Katina Robinson will show participants how to save money with coupons.
Relay for Life
HEBER SPRINGS — The Cleburne County Relay for Life will be held Sept. 20 at Spring Park in Heber Springs. For more information on forming a team or becoming a sponsor, call Laurie York at (870) 668-0312.
FAIRFIELD BAY — St. Francis of Assisi, 250 Woodlawn Drive, will host a big sale in the hall from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 20 and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 21. There will be many items, including furniture, but no clothes. The Knights of Columbus will sell food.
Chicken Wing Cook-Off Registration
BATESVILLE — The White River Water Carnival Committee is calling for teams for the 2013 LaCroix and Peco Food’s Chicken Wing Cook-off. The event will be Sept. 21 at Riverside Park. All corporate, nonprofit and amateur teams are invited to participate. The registration fee is $150 and is refundable upon cleanup of the cooking site. To register or for competition details, visit www.whiteriverwatercarnival.com, or stop by the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce at 409 Vine St. Email registration forms to firstname.lastname@example.org, or return forms to WRWC, 409 Vine St., Batesville, AR 72501.
Nixon Library Open House
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will hold an open house from 6:30-8 p.m. Sept. 23. See what the library has to offer for the upcoming school year and beyond. The fun, educational event will include a technology petting zoo and more.
Nixon Book Worms
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Book Worms will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Nixon Library. The group will discus Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter, by Tom Franklin. Crying Tree, by Naseem Rakha, will be discussed in October.
Computer Basics Course at ASUN
NEWPORT — Arkansas State University-Newport’s Continuing Education department will offer a six-week course, Computer Basics for Adult Learners, from Sept. 24 through Oct. 29 as part of the Lifelong Learning Series. The class will meet from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays in Room 112 of Walton Hall on the Newport campus. Students will learn how to use a mouse, set up and use an email account, track expenses, and attach photos and documents to an email. The cost of the class is $30, which includes a jump drive for each student. For more information on the class, contact Jennifer Ballard, coordinator of Life-Long Learning, at (870) 512-7861 or email@example.com. To preregister, contact Lisa Wilmans in the ASUN Business Office at (870) 512-7802.
Family Game Night
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will hold a Family Game Night from 4-5:30 Sept. 25 in the library meeting room, then from 6-8 p.m., the event will move to Game Zone Alpha for more games and fun.
Classics for Teens
JACKSONVILLE — The Nixon Library will hold Classics for Teens at 2 p.m. Sept. 26. The group will discuss The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain, and 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, by Jules Verne, will be discussed in October. Snacks and drinks will be provided.
American Girl Book Club
JACKSONVILLE — The American Girl Book Club will meet at 1 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Nixon Library. The club will discuss Felicity Learns a Lesson, by Valerie Tripp.
Songs of the Civil War
POWHATAN — Powhatan Historic State Park will host Songs of the Civil War at 7 p.m. Sept. 27. The event will be a musical telling of the Civil War through the songs that reflected the period. Admission is free, and the public is invited to attend. For more information, call (870) 878-6765, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Historic Games Day
POWHATAN — The Powhatan Historic State Park staff will hold a Historic Games Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 28. The park will have booths featuring games played by all ages from the Victorian era to today. Some of the games include old-fashioned sack races, croquet, graces, marbles, jump rope, jacks, yo-yos, checkers, horseshoes and more. Admission is free, and the public is invited to attend.
Cash Dash 5K and 1K
HEBER SPRINGS — The Cash Dash 5k and 1k pet run/fun walk will be held at 8 a.m. Sept. 28 at Sandy Beach. This is a fundraiser for the Heber Springs Humane Society. There will be gifts and prizes for the four-legged entrants. Registration is $20 for the 5K and $10 for the 1K pet run/fun walk. To register, visit ageeracetiming.com/events/101/, or call Betty at (501) 691-4701.
BATESVILLE — The Batesville Area Arts Council will offer a pastel workshop, The Landscape in Pastel: Exploring Techniques, taught by Pleasant Plains artist Karen Barker. The workshop will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with a one-hour lunch break, on Sept. 28 at the Gallery on Main, 246 E. Main St. Participants will explore landscape painting in pastels using various techniques, including wet and dry underpainting. Artists of all levels of experience are encouraged to sign up. The cost of the workshop is $50 per person, which includes all supplies. For more information, contact BAAC at (870) 793-3382 or stop by the gallery to sign up.
UACCB Cyber Security Expo
BATESVILLE – The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville will host a Cyber Security Expo from 1 to 4 p.m Oct. 2 in the Nursing and Allied Health Building Lecture Hall. The Expo is designed to raise awareness of breaches in cyber security and is supported by the college’s Business, Technology and Public Service Division and Community and Technical Education Division. The free expo is open to the public, but registration is required. Those who register before Sept. 27 will receive a voucher at the expo entitling them to a 10 percent discount for one contracted Cyber Security Training session. Vouchers are limited to one per organization. To register, contact Lynn Bray at email@example.com or (870) 612-2080.
JACKSONVILLE — The Ladies of the Knights and Knights of Columbus Council 11604 will hold their 10th annual Oktoberfest at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 5 in the Knights of Columbus Hall, 108 N. First St. The event will feature a German-themed dinner, music and dancing. Tickets are $15 per adult. Proceeds will benefit the Knights and Ladies charitable organizations. For more information or tickets, call Theresa at (501) 843-8251 or Linda at (501) 843-7655. Tickets may also be purchased at the door.
Class of ’63 Reunion
CABOT — The 1963 class of Cabot High School will hold a 50-year reunion Oct. 12 at The University Cafe at Arkansas State University-Beebe. A meet-and-greet will begin at 5 p.m., followed by a buffet dinner at 6. For more information, call Norma Crutchfield at (501) 743-8886 or (501) 843-5925, or Irma Lee Heffner (501) 259-5187; or email Shelly Moran at shellyamoran@gmailcom.
SALEM — The Fulton County Fair will host the third annual Holiday Extravaganza on Nov. 1-2 in the Hickinbotham-Miller Exhibit Building at the Fulton County Fairgrounds in Salem. Hours will be from noon to 6 p.m. Nov 1, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 2. To reserve tables and booth spaces, direct-marketing consultants and craft vendors may contact the Fulton County Fair at (870) 895-5565 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To submit an item for the Calendar of Events, mail information to Calendar of Events, Three Rivers Edition, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, AR, 72203; send faxes to (501) 378-3500; or email email@example.com. Deadlines for calendar-item submissions are noon Friday for Thursday editions and noon Tuesday for Sunday editions.