ART SHOW (THRU 8/14/15)
The Rialto Art Gallery in downtown Morrilton is currently taking submissions for its next art show, "Artists in Our Midst." The show spotlighting works by artists from Conway and Perry County will begin August 14th. Each artist may submit up to three works for consideration, and there is a $5 fee per entry. For more information, contact Gallery Director George Hoelzeman at 501-416-0514 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABATE 17 (8/4/15)
ABATE 17 will meet Tuesday (8/4/15) at 6:00 p.m. at Smitty's Bar-B-Que in Conway. All riders and motorcycle enthusiasts are welcome.
SENIOR CITIZEN POTLUCK (8/5/15)
The Plumerville Area Senior Citizen monthly potluck luncheon will be held Wednesday (8/5/15) in the Bill Plummer Senior Center. All area senior citizens are invited.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL (8/5/15)
Vacation Bible School at Springfield Church of Christ continues from 7:00-8:30 p.m. each night through Wednesday (8/5/15). There are classes for all ages, different nightly speakers and refreshments. For more information, call 208-4918.
LIBRARY BOARD (8/6/15)
The Conway County Library Board will meet Thursday (8/6/15) at 8:00 a.m. at the library in Morrilton.
DAV MEETING (8/6/15)
Chapter 13 of the Disabled American Veterans will meet Thursday (8/6/15) at 10:00 a.m. at Brookridge Cove Nursing Center.
BLOOD DRIVE (8/6/15)
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Thursday (8/6/15) from 2:00-7:00 p.m. at New Journey Church on Highway 9 in Perryville.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL (8/6/15)
Camp Courageous Vacation Bible School at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Morrilton continues from 6:00-8:30 p.m. each night through Thursday (8/6/15).
PLUMERVILLE MASONIC LODGE (8/7/15)
The Plumerville Lodge of Free Masons will meet Friday (8/7/15) at 7:00 p.m.
FREE MOVIE (8/7/15)
The Rialto Theatre in downtown Morrilton will show the movie UP on Friday (8/7/15) at 7:00 p.m. at the last of the free First Friday Flix. Popcorn and drinks will be sold for $1 each and donations will be accepted at the door to benefit a local school district.
SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT (8/8/15)
A Helping Hands Co-Ed Softball Tournament will be held Saturday (8/8/15) starting at 8:00 a.m. at the Morrilton ballfields. Entry fee is $125 per team plus one non-perishable canned good per player. All canned goods will be donated to local church pantries. For more information, call Raymond Baker at 501-514-1772 or email email@example.com.
HUNTER EDUCATION (8/8/15)
Jim Hensley will host a free hunter education course on Saturday (8/8/15) from 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at the Springfield Fire Department. Hunters born after December 31, 1968, are required to take the course. For more information or to RSVP, call 208-4222.
ICE CREAM SUPPER (8/8/15)
The Cherry Hill Volunteer Fire Department will sponsor an ice cream supper on Saturday (8/8/15) from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at the fire station on Cherry Hill Loop. There will be several flavors of homemade ice cream, plus a variety of cakes and cookies. The event is being held to show appreciation to all the friends, families and community members for their support, so no donations will be asked and no admission fee charged.
EFFORT MEETING (8/8/15)
The Corinth Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Adona will host an Effort Meeting Saturday, August 8th, through Sunday, August 16th, beginning at 7:00 p.m. each night. The evangelists will be Brother Greg Dunham and Brother Britt Little. Everyone is welcome. For more information or to request transportation, call 889-2286 or 662-4466.
SACRED HEART REGISTRATION (8/10/15)
Sacred Heart Catholic School in Morrilton will hold K-12 registration for the 2015-16 school year on Monday (8/10/15) from 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria.
BACK TO SCHOOL DAYS (8/10/15-8/15/15)
Back-to-School Days at Heifer Ranch in Perryville will be held Monday (8/10/15) through Saturday (8/15/15) from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. with free activities for all ages. Everyone is invited to take the Global Village Challenge, visit the animal zone, walk through the gardens, enjoy games and activities in the Guatemala Barn and visit the gift shop and movie room. Lunch is available for purchase and wagon tours will run throughout the day. For more information, call 889-5124.
BACK TO SCHOOL PARTY (8/11/15)
Sacred Heart Catholic School will hold a back to school pool party at the Morrilton City Pool on Tuesday (8/11/15) at 6:30 p.m. All preK-12th grade students and their families are invited.
MORRILTON MASONIC LODGE (8/11/15)
The Morrilton Lodge of Free Masons will meet Tuesday (8/11/15) at 7:00 p.m.
STARLIGHT CINEMA (8/11/15)
The University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton will hold its next Starlight Cinema free outdoor movie night on Tuesday (8/11/15). Avengers: Age of Ultron will be shown at sundown around 8:30 p.m. on the lawn outside the Fine Arts Building. Attendees are encouraged to dress up like their favorite superhero. A concession stand will open at 8:00 p.m. with free hot dogs, popcorn and drinks while supplies last.
SACRED HEART OPEN HOUSE (8/13/15)
Sacred Heart Catholic School in Morrilton will hold open house for grades K-12 on Thursday (8/13/15) beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the church with classroom visits to follow.
SPAGHETTI SUPPER (8/15/15)
Knights of Columbus Council 10908 in St. Vincent is holding its annual spaghetti and meatball supper on Saturday (8/15/15) from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Meals are $10 for adults, $5 for children age 5-12 and free for kids 4 and under. Take-out meals will also be available for $10. A bake sale will also be held that night to raise money for the Knights of Columbus Persons with Disabilities Fund.
CENTER RIDGE MASONIC LODGE (8/15/15)
The Center Ridge Lodge of Free Masons will meet Saturday (8/15/15) at 7:00 p.m.
VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE (8/17/15)
Monday (8/17/15) is the deadline to register to vote in this year's annual school election. The school election will take place September 15th.
SOLGOHACHIA MASONIC LODGE (8/20/15)
The Solgohachia Lodge of Free Masons will meet Thursday (8/20/15) at 7:00 p.m.
PLUMERVILLE MASONIC LODGE (8/21/15)
The Plumerville Lodge of Free Masons will meet Friday (8/21/15) at 7:00 p.m.
SPRINGFIELD MASONIC LODGE (8/27/15)
The Springfield Lodge of Free Masons will meet Thursday (8/27/15) at 7:00 p.m.