Grief Walking Group
Date: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month
Location: Champagnolle Landing, 910 Champagnolle Rd.
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Open to both Life Touch families and those in the community. Short 5-10 minute grief topic discussion followed by the opportunity to walk and share with others who are also going through their grief journey. Some attendees walk and some just sit and visit, either way is great! The group can be joined any time. There is no cost or fee to attend.
Boys & Girls Club of El Dorado - Baseball Registration
Date: February 16 - March 13, 2015
Ages 4-15, age determined on April 30, 2015
Fee: Tee-ball and pitching machine / $55 + $5 for 2015 Club Membership
C, B, & A League / $60 + $5 for 2015 Club Membership
The Preservation Society Lecture
Date: Monday, March 2, 2015
Location: Newton House Museum
Time: 5:15 p.m.
Worth Camp will be the speaker at the meeting. Mr. Camp will be lecturing on his personal research regarding the springs and streams that attracted the original settlers to El Dorado and Union County. The Preservation Society and Mr. Camp would like to encourage anyone with information about the arena's local streams and springs to bring their recollections and any photographs/maps they may have of these features to the meeting for discussion. The program is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Visit both the Newton House Museum Facebook page and the website for information on past events and upcoming programs.
Benefit Program for Sis. Carolyn Wade
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Location: Little Bethel Baptist Church
Time: 6 p.m.
Sponsored by The Little Bethel Choir & The Gospel Echoes. The theme is "Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed." (James 5:16) Groups, choirs, soloists, and the public are invited to participate and show their love.
Spring Musical Program
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Location: Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 181 Braswell Corner Rd. in Mt. Holly
Time: 6 p.m.
Featuring Gospel Echo of El Dorado and Mt. Gillard Male Chorus of Camden in concert along with various other local choirs and soloists. Everyone is cordially invited to attend. This event is sponsored by the Brotherhood Program.
Free Clothing Giveaway
Date: Saturday, March 14, 2015
Location: College Avenue Church of Christ - 1817 N. College Ave. (in the Family Life Center)
Time: 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.
There is no cost or obligation and no monetary donations will be accepted. Clothing donations prior to the giveaway will be accepted. For more information, contact the church office at 870-862-1552.
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Conduct FREE Landowner Workshops
Date: Saturday, March 21
Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will be conducting several FREE landowner workshops on the practice and use of Prescribed Fire for habitat management. The classes in Southern Arkansas will be held Feb. 18 at the Desoto Boy Scout Camp in Junction City, and Mar. 21 at the University of Arkansas Agricultural Research Station in Hope. Please select a class that best fits your schedule and register at the links below. The class will discuss the history, usage, and techniques involved in managing habitat via the use of prescribed fire. If weather permits, there will be a burn demonstration after each class. Please dress for outdoor activities on the day of the workshop. Lunch will be provided. Please register at least 7 days prior to the class to ensure your meal will be reserved. Classes are limited to 35 participants and free to the public.
Historian Matkin-Rawn to Make Presentation at SouthArk
Date: Thursday, April 2, 2015
Location: SouthArk Library Auditorium
Time: 6:30 p.m.
The South Arkansas Historical Preservation Society (SAHPS) and South Arkansas Community College (SouthArk) are pleased to announce that author and historian Dr. Story Matkin-Rawn, a professor at University of Central Arkansas, will make a presentation entitled "African-Americans, Arkansas and the Other Great Migration". The program is part of an ongoing series of history lectures co-sponsored by the SAHPS and SouthArk and is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. The project is supported in part by a grant from the Arkansas Humanities Council and the National Endownment for the Humanities.