El Dorado Girls Recreational Youth Legue Sign Ups
Date: Sign up sheets are due on March 7, 2014
Location: Forms and payments can be turned in at El Dorado Printing and El Dorado Schools
The ages for girls softball are 8-14. The cost is $60 for the first child, $25 for the second child, and $15 for the third child and a max of $100 per family due t the sign up. Sign up forms are available at http://www.eldouccomplex.com, see Girls Softball link.
3rd Annual Camden Daffodil Festival
Date: Saturday, March 8, 2014
Location: Downtown Camden, AR
Visit the beautiful daffodil gardens, relive history with cemetary walk and civil war reenactments. Don't forget about the Daffodil Car Show, Motorcycle show, Poker Run, 5K, and Miss Daffodil Pageant. For additional information on all activities visit www.camdendaffodilfestival.com.
Union County Master Gardners Present "Dirt Friends Festival"
Date: Saturday, March 8, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. - noon / Registration: 9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Location: College Avenue Church of Christ - 1817 N. College Ave. in El Dorado
Featured Speaker will be G. Michael Shoup of Antique Rose Emporium in Brenham, TX with Janet Carson, Extension Horticulture Specialist at University of Arkansas (Division of Agriculture). $10 entry fee. The event includes refreshments, door prizes, and vendors. Contact Charlotte Abbott for reservations at firstname.lastname@example.org or 870-862-1099. Walk-ins are welcome as well.
Camden Job Fair
Date: Thursday, March 13, 2014
Location: Charles O. Ross Center - 746 California, Camden, AR
Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The job fair will also feature job search workshops, internet access for online applications, resume writing, and companies hiring in 2014.
Boys and Girls Club of El Dorado - Baseball
Registration Dates: Now - March 14, 2014
Ages 4-15, age determined on April 30, 2014.
Fee: Tee-Ball and Pitching Machine - $55 + $5 for Club Membership / C, B, & A League - $60 + $5 Club Membership
Age Groups: Tee Ball - 4-6 yrs. / Pitching Machine - 6-8 yrs. / C League - 8-10 yrs. / B League - 10-12 yrs. / A League - 13-15 yrs.
Tryout Dates: B League - March 18 @ 5:30 p.m. at the B League Field / C League - March 20 @ 5:30 p.m. at the C League Field / Pitching Machine - April 1 @ 5:30 p.m. at the Pitching Machine Field (ALL PLAYERS MUST ATTEND)
Opening Day Ceremony will be on Saturday, April 26. All teams will attend, starting at 9 a.m. The ceremony will be at the football stadium. For more information, contact Billy Lester at 870-863-8753 ext. 106.
"Changing Historical Perspectives on Slavery in the American South"
Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Location: SouthArk Library Auditorium
Time: 6:30 p.m.
SouthArk and the South Arkansas Historical Foundation are proud to announce the sixth installment of their history speakers' series. The spring 2014 lecture is titled "Changing Historical Perspectives on Slavery in the American South". This project is supported in part by a grant from the Arkansas Humanities Council and teh National Endowment for the Humanities. The speaker is Dr. John Boles of Rice University. John B. Boles is the Wiliam Pettus Hobby Professor of History at Rice University and until recently was the editor of the Journal of Southern History. He is the author of ten books, including The Great Revival, 1787-1805: Origins of the Southern Evangelical Mind (1972) and Black Southerners, 1619-1869 (1983). This lecture is free and open to the public.