Roundabout Aug. 3

TODAY

• Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 2259, 1-4 p.m., 1855 Old Morrilton Hwy. Open to the general public and in a Smoke Free environment. Call 329-1230 or visit: www.vfw2259.com.

• Summer Concert Series 2014, The Boomers, 2 p.m., Faulkner County Library, 1900 Tyler St. Call the library, 327-7482 or email Nancy@lcd.org. Refreshments served.

• Conway Community Chorus regular rehearsal, 2-3 p.m., Conway High School music room, 2300 Prince St. Co-ed choir, everyone age 18 and up is invited to attend.

• Greater Fellowship Christian Church Pastor’s Anniversary Celebration, 3 p.m., in honor of Pastor/Teacher Odie Phillips Jr. Special guest: Pastor Cleo Nellum and the Greater Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church Family of Little Rock. The church is located at #1 Wildwood Dr. The public is invited.

• Urban Farm Project Workday, 5 p.m., Faulkner County Library, 1900 Tyler St.

• Eating Disorders 12-Step meeting, 6 p.m., 420 Willow St. Jessie N., 636-357-5724.

• First Church of the Nazarene VBS, 6-8:30 p.m., 1501 Scott St. on the corner of Faulkner and Scott streets. Theme: “Living Inside Out.” Food, games and worship. Visit: conwaynazarene.com/vbs-2014.

MONDAY

• Marguerite Vann Kindergarten Camp, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. During camp children will meet the Camp Counselors (Kindergarten Teachers), practice school procedures and routines, and learn what it takes to be a Kindergartner. Rosa Etter, etterr@conwayschools.net.

• American Red Cross Blood Drive, 3-7 p.m., Walgreens, 850 Oak St. Call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org.

• First Church of the Nazarene VBS, 6-8:30 p.m., 1501 Scott St. on the corner of Faulkner and Scott streets. Theme: “Living Inside Out.” Food, games and worship. Visit: conwaynazarene.com/vbs-2014.

TUESDAY

• Marguerite Vann Kindergarten Camp, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. During camp children will meet the Camp Counselors (Kindergarten Teachers), practice school procedures and routines, and learn what it takes to be a Kindergartner. Rosa Etter, etterr@conwayschools.net.

• Conway Noon Lions Club, 11:30 a.m., China Town, 201 Skyline Dr. #12A. Guest speaker: Walt Coleman, an executive with Hyland Dairy of Little Rock and NFL Referee for the past 25 years.

• First Church of the Nazarene VBS, 6-8:30 p.m., 1501 Scott St. on the corner of Faulkner and Scott streets. Theme: “Living Inside Out.” Food, games and worship. Visit: conwaynazarene.com/vbs-2014.

WEDNESDAY

• Conway Junior High Registration/Class Schedule Pickup for 8th grade Girls: 8-11 a.m.; Boys: noon-3 p.m.

• American Red Cross Blood Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m,. McGee Center, 3800 College Ave. Call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org.

• Carl Stuart Middle School students may pick up their schedules, purchase lockers and planners for 6th grade, 9-11 a.m., and 7th grade, 1-3 p.m. Call 329-2782.

• Ladies’ Lunch Break, noon-1 p.m., Second Baptist Church Fellowship Hall located on Dave Ward and Farris. A meal will be served for $5.

• First Church of the Nazarene VBS, 6-8:30 p.m., 1501 Scott St. on the corner of Faulkner and Scott streets. Theme: “Living Inside Out.” Food, games and worship. Visit: conwaynazarene.com/vbs-2014.

THURSDAY

• Conway Junior High Registration/Class Schedule Pickup for 9th grade Girls: 8-11 a.m.; Boys: noon-3 p.m.

• Bob Courtway 5h Grade Cat Camp, 9-11 a.m. This is an orientation for the students that will include a campus tour, schedule pick-up, locker rental, and a chance to purchase a BCMS planner and T-shirt. Parents and guardians are welcome to attend, and there will be a special meeting while students are taking their tour. Call the school.

• Simon Cat Camp for incoming 5th Graders, 9-11 a.m.

• Ruth Doyle Middle School will host a Cat Camp for incoming 5th graders, 9-11:30 a.m., with registration at 8:30 a.m., in the school cafeteria. An information meeting for parents will be held in the opening session. Call 450-6675.

• Woodrow Cummins 5th Grade Parent Seminar, 9-11:30 a.m. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Includes: a tour, meeting teachers, discussing binders, schedules, rules, procedures, etc. Can buy planners, T-shirts, and rent lockers.

• Carl Stuart Middle School Cat Camp for incoming 5th graders, 9-11:30 a.m., school cafeteria. An information meeting for parents will be held in the opening session. Call 329-2782.

• Conway Noon Rotary Club, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Conway Country Club, 555 Country Club Rd. Guest speaker: Mike McCullars, Director of Research and Special Projects at AETN.

(Please send items for Roundabout to Jessica Cole at www.thecabin.net/events and click “Create Event.” To view a complete listing of events, go to www.thecabin.net/events.)

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