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.
Champagnolle Landing Senior Wellness Center Breakfast
Date: April 6 - June 30, 2015
Breakfast for seniors 60+ will be served for a three month period. Breakfast will be served Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Donations are welcome and always appreciated!
The Rochester Family Concert
Date: May 23-24, 2015
Location: Bible Baptist Church - 2103 Smackover Hwy.
Time: Saturday at 7 p.m. | Sunday at 10 a.m.
This is a free family concert! A love offering will be received. The music will be Bluegrass Gospel, with many old favorites and a few new songs recently published on their latest CDs. The Rochester's perform about 200 concerts per year throughout the US and some visits to Canada. Ben and Bech Rochester, the lead singers recently won the favorite vocalist awards at the Front Porch Blugrass Awards. This will be their fifth appearance at Bible Baptist. For more information, please call the church at 870-546-3577.
Men and Women Day Program
Date: Sunday, May 24, 2015
Location: Little Bethel Baptist Church, 3761 S. Jackson Rd., El Dorado
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Guest Speaker: Pastor Billy Miller
Guest Church: Mt. Willie Baptist Church
*Men are asked to wear black and women are asked to wear white. Refreshments will be served after service.
Reopening of the American Legion Post 10 (Roy V. Kinard - Club 10)
Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015
Location: Band starts at 8 p.m.
The John Ford Band will be playing live music. $7 at the door. Designated drivers with three or more drinking guests will get in free.
Power of the Purse
Date: Thursday, June 4, 2015
Location: Granite Club in El Dorado
Time: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
To support childhood literacy and the Dolly Parton Imagination Library, the United Way of Union County will host Power of a Purse - a fashion show and silent auction. Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served and beer and wine will be available for purchase. All proceeds from the event will directly benefit United Way's early literacy initiative - the Dolly Parton Imagination Library. It currently costs $25 a year per child to sponsor a child. The book program is offered to families at no cost. Please consider joining the book club. Individual tickets to the event (only) are available for $35 each or $40 after May 29. A limited number will be sold. To purchase tickets, call 870-862-4903. MORE INFO
Battle of the Bands!
Date: Saturday, June 6, 2015
Location: American Legion Roy V. Kinard Post 10
Time: 10 a.m.
Adults $10 / Couples $15 / Children 10 yrs. & under $2.50
Designated drivers with 2 or more adults - Free! Kitchen and bar will be open. All bands and vendors that are interested in participating, please contact Ray Buzbee at 870-866-3128 or email [email protected]
Date: Saturday, June 6, 2015
Location: Union County Fair Grounds
The family party of the year is the Glow for Children's 5K. You can run, walk and glow for Arkansas Children's Hospital. To Glow for Children's 5K go to www.glowforchildrens5k.com. Don't forget to click on register and sign up to ensure your place at the party of the year. Get splashed with glow water and shine in the blacklights, dance to some great music, eat food and have fun all for a great cause.