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March 2014

Good for use until Monday, 03/31/14

What: Youth Exhibitors in the 7-County North Central Arkansas District Fair/Spring Junior Livestock Show

When: April 17 – 18, but deadline to enter is March 31st

Where: The Fairgrounds at Melbourne, AR

What Else:  Junior exhibitors from Cleburne, Fulton, Independence, Izard, Sharp, Stone and Van Buren  Counties are eligible to enter beef cattle, goats, and horses in the spring show. For a complete listing of classes go to http://www.ncadistrictfair.org/ Entry Fees should be mailed to NCA District Fair, PO Box 92, Sturkie, AR 72578

 

Good for now until 03/31/14

What: NADC Head Start Registration 2014/2015, Free Quality Preschool

When: Now

Where: Fulton, Independence, Izard, Sharp, and Stone Counties

What Else: Contact 870-793-3234 for registration.  No one will be discriminated against because of race, creed, religion, gender, or disabilities.  Applications taken on children who will be 3 or 4 by August.  Lowest income families are highest priority for acceptance.

 

Good for use thru Friday, 03/14/14

What: First United Methodist Church in Mountain View, Chili Lunch

When: 11 am – 1 pm

Where:  First United Methodist Church at corner of Jefferson and Church Streets

What Else: $6/person to order early call 870-269-3252 from 9 am – 11 am, take out within city limits

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 03/15/14

What: Sidney Arkansas St. Patrick’s Celebration – Back Yard BBQ Contest all proceeds go to charity

When: Saturday, 03/15

Where: Sidney, Arkansas baseball field

What Else: Back Yard Cookers only, all entries must be received by March 8th, First 15 teams to apply will be accepted. Three categories are: Pork Butt, Ribs, Anything Butt, $50 per category or 2 for $45 each or 3 for $40.  Contact 870-283-4135 or 870-613-1956 or sidneyarbbq@gmail.com Entry form can be obtained by going to www.sidneywaterworks.com click on BBQ Contest.

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 03/15/14

What: Hunter Education

When: 8:30 am – 6:30 pm

Where: UACCB Nursing Allied Health Building, Room 902

What Else: Class is free, to register contact Mary Zirkle at 501-345-0367

 

Good for use thru Friday – Sunday 03/14-03/16/14

What: Days of 3 Syllamo Stage Run

When: Fri., Sat., Sun.

Where: Mountain View, AR

What Else: Contact www.runarkansas.com or www.3daysofsyllamo.com

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 03/15/14

What: Benefit Fundraiser for Jeannie Hawkins Ivie

When: 3 pm – 7 pm

Where: Oil Trough Community Center in Oil Trough

What Else: There will be chili, hot dogs, a bake sale, and live auction with pies and cakes and many donated items for sale and a raffle for a basket worth over $800.  There will also be a bounce house, petting zoo, face painting, and games for the kids. For more information go to www.gofundme.com and search for Jeannie Ivie.

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 03/15/14

What: Fox Community Political Pie Auction, Fox, AR

When: 6 pm

Where: Rural Special School Cafeteria, Mountain View

What Else: Before the auction meet the political candidates and hear their speeches.  For more information call Rhonda West  870-363-4277 Chili will be served while supplies last.

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 03/15/14

What: Dutch Oven Workshop to celebrate St. Patrick's Day

When: 9 am – 1 pm

Where: Powhatan Historic State Park

What Else: Registration fee $12. Contact the park 870-878-6765 or powhatan@arkansas.com

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 03/15/14

What: Country and Bluegrass Gospel Music

When: 6:30 pm

Where: Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1915 Batesville Blvd.

What Else: Free admission, for more information call 870-307-5554

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 03/15/14

What: Benefit Chili Supper and Silent and Live auctions

When: 3 pm – 7 pm

Where:  Oil Trough Community Center in Oil Trough, AR

What Else: Benefit for Jeannie Hawkins-Ivie who is fighting ovarian cancer.  Hot dogs, chili, and hot tamales will be served and a raffle will be included with a bounce house for children. Contact 870-307-3594.

 

Good for use thru Saturday 03/15 – Sunday 03/16/14

What: Annual St. Patrick's Day Pancake Daze

When: 7 am – 1 pm both days

Where: St. Mary of the Mounts, Church Hall (lower level), at First and Church Streets , Horseshoe Bend, AR Contact 870-368-4082 or 870-670-5610.  Donation $5

 

Good for use thru Monday, 03/17/14

What: Arbor Day Observance and the City of Batesville

When: 1 pm

Where: Oaklawn Cemetery at Row Lake.

What Else: There will be a brief ceremony with a tree planting following.

 

Good for use thru Monday, 03/17/14

What: The White River Parkinson's Disease Support Group

When: 1:30 pm

Where: Citizens Bank Annex Building on College Street in Batesville

What Else: Contact Joan Sellers 870-793-0067

 

Good for use thru Monday, 03/17/14

What: Heartsaver CPR and First Aid Class offered by Vita Link

When: 6 am – 10 pm

Where: 1033 EMS Drive, Batesville

What Else: Fee of $40 covers the cost of text book and CPR card.  To register call 870-793-3351

 

Good for use thru Monday, 03/17/14

What: Musicians, Accordion, Button Box, Harmonica, Guitar, Keyboard, Banjo Autoharp, Singers

When: 7 pm

Where: First Community Bank, Batesville, Community Room contact 870-307-0258

 

Good for use thru Tuesday, 03/18/14

What: The King's Highway Gospel Band

When: 6:30 pm

Where: The Woodman of the World Building in downtown Clinton, AR

What Else: Admission is free, the Sulphur Road Pickers will be guest band. Contact 501-745-2025

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 03/22/14

What: Meet the Candidates of 4-H

When: 5 pm

Where: Stone County 4-H Chili Supper and Pie Auction, Stone County Fairgrounds, Big Fair Bldg.

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 03/22/14

What: Batesville Area Arts Council Mixed-Media on Canvas Workshop

When: 10 am – 1 pm

Where: BAAC East Main St., Batesville

 

Good for use thru Sunday, 03/23/14

What: Bill & Vicki Sky Concert

When: 5:30 pm

Where: Southside Baptist Church, 1846 Batesville Blvd.

 

Good for use thru Tuesday, 03/25/14

What: Cloverton Live in Concert

When: 7 pm, doors open at 6 pm

Where: 2005 White Drive, UACCB Independence Hall,  Batesville, AR

What Else:  Concert is Free

 

Good for use thru Wednesday, 03/26/14

What: American Red Cross Blood  Drive

When: Noon – 5 pm

Where: Mountain Meadows Health and Rehabilitation, 1680 Batesville, Blvd., in Southside on Hwy 167

 

Good for use thru Thursday, 03/27/14

What: The Batesville Area Radio Club / HAM Radio Meeting

When: 7 pm

Where: Community Room at the First Community Bank at St. Louis and Harrison Streets

What Else:  www.barchams.org/ or call 870-793-6479

 

Good for use thru Friday, 03/28/14

What: Senior Safety Workshop by the Cleburne County Extension Homemakers

When: 9 am – 4:30 pm

Where: 1313 West Pine Street, First Presbyterian Church in Heber Springs

What Else: Pre-registration is required.  Contact 501-362-2524

 

Good for use thru Friday, 03/28/14

What: The Chamber Trap Tournament

When: 9 am – 4 pm

Where: The Independence County Shooting Sports Complex

What Else:  Registration begins at 9 am, first pull at 10 am, contact the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce for more information.

 

Good for use thru Monday, 03/31/14

What: The Arkansas Department of Career Education’s Arkansas Rehabilitation Services Open House

When: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Where: 111 North 12th Street, Batesville

What Else: Contact 870-793-4153

 

Good for use thru Monday, 03/31/14

What: Annual Celtic Poetry Contest sponsored by the Arkansas Scottish Festival accepting entries

When:  Until Monday, 03/31/14

Where: to submit poems email entries to james.bell@lyon.edu and include "Poetry Entry" in the subject line. 

What Else:  First Place is $100

 

April 2014

Good for use thru Friday – Saturday 04/04-04/05/14

What: Medicinal Herbs

When: Fri., Sat.

Where: Ozark Folk Center

What Else: Call 870-269-3851 to register for tour and workshop

 

Good for use Saturday, 04/05/14

What: Colors of the Spectrum 5K

When: 9 am

Where: Downtown square in Melbourne, AR

What Else: Pre-register at 870-243-3829 or www.facebook.com/colorsofthespectrum.com or call 870-243-3829

 

Good for use Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, 04/06-04/09/14

What: Evangelist Brother Derek Collins

When: 11 am and 5 pm on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, 7 pm – 9 pm

Where:  Maple Springs Missionary Baptist Church in Rosie, AR 

What Else: For more information call 870-844-5517

 

Good for use Tuesday, 04/08/14

What: Bouncin' for a Cause! For Exceptional Abilities Pageant

When: 3 pm – 8 pm

Where: The White River Fun Center in Batesville, AR

What Else: Contact Stacy 870-307-5542

 

Good for use Friday, 04/11 – Thursday, 04/17/14

What: Lyon College Mabee-Simpson Library Book Sale

When: Mon. – Thurs. 8 am – Midnight; Friday 8 am – 7 pm; Saturday 2 pm – 7 pm; Sunday 2 pm – Midnight

Where: Lyon College Mabee-Simpson Library Book Sale

What Else: for more information call Camille Beary 870-37-7444 or camille.beary@lyon.edu

 

Good for use thru Friday, 04/11/14

What: The McKamey's in Concert

When: 6 pm

Where: Belview Baptist Church in Melbourne

What Else:  Free to the public contact 870-368-7867

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 04/12/14

What: Sell Anything Sale benefiting the American Cancer Society

When: 7 am – 2 pm

Where: Independence County Fairgrounds

What Else:  Indoor Booth: $25; Outdoor Booth $20; booth rental due April 10, 2014, Free Admission, Concession will be available. Contact Gena or Stacy 870-793-4196

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 04/12/14

What: The Rotary Club of Batesville is sponsoring a Trap Tournament

When: Registration at 9 am, first pull 10 am, may to go 3 pm

Where: The Independence County Shooting Sports Complex

What Else: Contact Amanda Dickey 870-834-9268

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 04/12/14

What: Mission Run of the Ozarks

When: Saturday

Where: Mountain View, AR

Where Else: Register online at www.ageeracetiming.com/events/85

 

Good for use thru Saturday 04/12-Sunday 04/13/14

What: Gun and Knife Show

When: 04/12 9 am – 5 pm; 04/13 9 am – 4 pm

Where: Stone County Fairgrounds, Mountain View, AR

What Else: Admission $5 for adults 12 and older all proceeds go to purchase firefighting and medical equipment for Timbo Volunteer Fire Department and First Responders. Contact 870-213-5106

 

Good for use thru Friday – Sunday 04/18-04/20/14

What: 52nd Annual Arkansas Folk Festival

When: Fri., Sat., Sun.

Where: Ozark Folk Center Mountain View, AR

What Else: Fee admission to Crafts Village during this weekend. Free shuttle on Sat. from downtown to the Folk Center

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 04/19/14

What: Annual Buddy Bass Tournament

When: 7 am – 3 pm

Where: Box Hound Marina at Crown Lake in Horseshoe Bend

What Else: Entry fees: $50 per boat, 2 person maximum per boat.  Optional Big Bass entry of $5 per person.  Drawings for door prizes are held after the weigh in.  Benefits the Friends of Horseshoe Bend Animals.  Contact 870-670-5968

 

May 2014

Good for use thru Saturday, 05/03/14

What: Heritage Herb Extravaganza

When: Saturday

Where: Mountain View, AR

What Else: Hands on activities, vendors & tours of the Garden, call 870-269-3851

 

Good for use thru Saturday, 05/17/14

What: 10th Annual Syllamo’s Revenge-Mountain Bike Challenge, Mt. View

When: go online for time

Where: For event information steveparker@mvtel.net for trail information http://www.fs.fed.us/oonf/ozark/recreation/syllamo_bike.html

 

 

June 2014

 

 

 

July 2014

Good for use thru Friday, 07/04/14

What: Independence Day Celebration Mt. View

When:  Go online to find the time

Where: Fireworks at the Fairgrounds, Mt. View

What Else: Call 870-269-8068 or www.yourplaceinthemountains.com

 

 

 

 

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