PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION (7/24/14)
The Morrilton Planning and Zoning Commission will meet Thursday (7/24/14) at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Meeting Room at Morrilton City Hall. The Board of Zoning Adjustment will meet immediately following that meeting.
NEMO VISTA SCHOOL BOARD (7/24/14)
The Nemo Vista School Board will hold its regular monthly meeting for July on Thursday (7/24/14) at 6:30 p.m. in the elementary/middle school library.
FOOTBALL CAMP (7/24/14)
Third and fourth grade football camp and registration to play fall pee-wee football at Morrilton continues Tuesday (7/22/14) and Thursday (7/24/14) at Morrilton High School's Devil Dog Stadium. Registration is from 6:00-7:00 p.m. with the camp from 7:00-8:30. The cost is $35 for the camp and $60 for season registration. If you sign up for both, it will cost a total of $75. For more information, call Todd Session at 977-4416.
SPRINGFIELD MASONIC LODGE (7/24/14)
The Springfield Lodge of Free Masons will meet Thursday (7/24/14) at 7:00 p.m.
BIBLE SCHOOL (7/24/14)
Vacation Bible School at Jerusalem Church of Christ continues at 7:00 each night through Thursday (7/24/14). The theme is "The Race is On--Running with Jesus Everyday." Classes for all ages are available. For more information or if you need a ride, call Larry Nicholson at 669-2550 or 289-2346.
BASKETBALL CAMP (7/25/14)
The Conway County Community Center still has spots available its youth basketball camp to be held July 28-31. The camp is open to students in Kindergarten through the sixth grade. Registration is $30 per child and the camp will be open only to the first 35 children to register. To register or for more information, visit www.cccc-online.org or call 354-4122.
LUCK OF THE DRAW (7/25/14)
Tickets are on sale through Friday (7/25/14) for the second annual "Luck of the Draw" fundraiser for the Conway County Center for Exceptional Children. Tickets are $20 each or six for $100 and can be entered for any of the eight different themed prize packs, which include an auto pack, back-to-school pack, home theater pack, landscape pack, renovation pack, restaurant pack, sportsman pack, and tailgate pack. Tickets are available at the Center by calling 354-4484 or from any of the event sponsors: Allison Ford, Rick & Sheila Beck, Edward Jones Investments, Farmers and Merchants Bank, Morrilton Knights of Columbus, Koontz Electric, Morrilton Fire Department, N’Speech, Perry County Rural Fire Association, Petit Jean State Bank, Primarily Pediatrics, Pyramid Therapy, Roberson Tire, Morrilton Rotary Club and Tobacco Corner Plus.
RIBBON CUTTING (7/25/14)
The Plumerville Homecoming Committee will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate and welcome Hart's Seafood Restaurant to the City of Plumerville on Friday (7/25/14) at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. The restaurant is located at the intersection of Highway 92 and I-40.
BIBLE SCHOOL (7/25/14)
Vacation Bible School at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church on Highway 92 at Hillcreek continues from 6:00-8:15 each night through Friday (7/25/14). All ages are welcome. For more information, call 354-6365.
BLOCK PARTY (7/25/14)
A block party will take place Friday (7/25/14) from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at the Broadway Pocket Park in downtown Morrilton. The event will feature games, food, entertainment and more.
BIBLE SCHOOL (7/26/14)
Welcome Home Missionary Baptist Church in the Rosecreek community will hold Vacation Bible School on Saturday (7/26/14) from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. There will be classes for all ages and everyone is welcome.
FREE MOVIE (7/27/14)
Family Life Worship Center in Morrilton will offer a free showing of the movie, "God's Not Dead" on Sunday (7/27/14) at 6:00 p.m.
BIBLE SCHOOL (7/27/14-7/30/14)
Vacation Bible School at the Downtown Church of Christ in Morrilton will begin Sunday (7/27/14). Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. with classes and activities from 7:00-8:30 p.m. each night through Wednesday (7/30/14). There will be classes for all ages including adults, and the public is welcome to attend.
DANCE SQUAD SIGN-UP (7/28/14)
The Morrilton Prancing Pups are seeking members for its inaugural pom-pom cheer/dance squad in Conway County and surrounding areas that will consist of girls in grades 1-4. The cost is $125 per member. Application can be picked up at Conway County Cleaners, Holiday Inn Express, Kroger, McDonald's and the Shell station across from Valero in Morrilton. The deadline for enrollment is Monday (7/28/14).
QUORUM COURT (7/28/14)
The Conway County Quorum Court will meet Monday (7/28/14) at 6:00 p.m. at the courthouse in Morrilton.
FOOTBALL CAMP (7/28/14)
Fifth and sixth grade football camp and registration to play fall pee-wee football at Morrilton will be held Monday (7/28/14), Tuesday (7/29/14) and Thursday (7/31/14) at Morrilton High School's Devil Dog Stadium. Registration is from 6:00-7:00 p.m. with the camp from 7:00-8:30. The cost is $35 for the camp and $60 for season registration. If you sign up for both, it will cost a total of $75. For more information, call Todd Session at 977-4416.
AUDUBON SOCIETY (7/28/14)
The Arkansas River Valley Audubon Society will meet Monday (7/28/14) at 7:00 p.m. at the Faulkner County Library, meeting room #1, on Tyler Street in Conway. The program will be presented by Timothy Clay, Ph.D candidate at UALR, on Salamanders of the Ouachita Mountains. Visitors are welcome and refreshments will be served.
HARRY POTTER PARTY (8/1/14)
The Conway County Library will host a Harry Potter party on Friday (8/1/14) and Saturday (8/2/14). Every Harry Potter movie will be shown, starting at 7:00 p.m. Friday and continuing through Saturday afternoon. There are a limited number of spaces available. For more information, call Linda at 354-5204. In advance of the party, the library will close at 1:00 p.m. Friday.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL (8/3/14-8/6/14)
Plumerville Church of Christ will hold Vacation Bible School from Sunday (8/3/14) through Wednesday (8/6/14). There will be classes for all ages.
SACRED HEART REGISTRATION (8/6/14)
Sacred Heart Catholic School in Morrilton will hold registration for the 2014-15 school year on Wednesday (8/6/14) from 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. in the school cafeteria. A list of required documents may be found on the school website www.sacredheartmorrilton.org.
BACK TO SCHOOL SWIM PARTY (8/7/14)
Sacred Heart Catholic School in Morrilton will host a back-to-school swim party on Thursday (8/7/14) from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at Morrilton City Pool. All student in grade pre-K through 12th grade and their families are invited.
SACRED HEART OPEN HOUSE (8/11/14)
Sacred Heart Catholic School in Morrilton will hold its annual open house for Kindergarten-12th grade on Monday (8/11/14) from 6:00-8:00 p.m. The program will begin in the church and include classroom visits.
MEAT SALE (8/14/14)
Sacred Heart Catholic School in Morrilton is selling Petit Jean whole slow-smoked Boston butts and smoked pork ribs--just in time for Labor Day. Meat must be pre-ordered by Thursday (8/14/14) and orders will be available for pick-up on August 28th at Morrilton Packing. Forms are available in the school office and online at www.sacredheartmorrilton.org.
BACK TO SCHOOL POTLUCK (8/17/14)
Oppelo Church of Christ will have a potluck after morning worship services on Sunday (8/17/14). Sunday School starts at 9:30 with morning worship at 10:30 and the potluck at 11:35. The church is located in the old country store building in Oppelo.
MAMMO VAN (8/19/14)
The UAMS Mammo Van will provide on-site mammograms at U.S. Bank in Perryville on Tuesday (8/19/14) from 8:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Mammograms are by appointment only, you must be at least 40 years of age, and pre-registration is required. Call the Mammo Van group at 1-800-259-8794.