Roundabout: Community events for Feb. 2



• Freezin’ for a Reason, Faulkner County Circle of Friends, 5K, 10k and fun 2K, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Conway High Fieldhouse. Proceeds benefit Arkansas Children’s Hospital Foundation.

• Drumline Live, 7:30 p.m., UCA Public Appearances, Reynolds Performance Hall, tickets, 450-3265.

• 4th Annual “Swing” Ball to benefit Blackbird Academy of Arts, 7:30 p.m., Centennial Center, Centennial Valley Country Club, $40. Attire: 1940s inspired. 336-8200.

• “Black Taxi” and “Quiet Company” will play beginning at 9 p.m., Bear’s Den Pizza, 235 Farris Road.


• VFW Bingo, 1 p.m., 1885 Old Morrilton Highway.

• Super Bowl party, 5:30 p.m., Bear’s Den Pizza, 235 Farris Road.


• Central Arkansas Model Railroad Club, 5:30 p.m., Whole Hog Cafe, 120 E. Oak

• Vilonia Baptist Fellowship Clothes Closet, 6-8 p.m., 767 Highway 64 East.accepts donations of clothing and gives away clothing.

• First rehearsal of season, Conway Men’s Chorus, 6 p.m., Woodland Heights Baptist Church, Prince and Hogan. Spring concert, April 30. Mike McCullars, chorus president, 501-682-4153.

• Faulkner County Democratic Central Committee, 7 p.m., McGee Center, 3800 College Ave.

• Mayflower City Council, 6 p.m. Meet the new police chief, City Hall, 2 Ashmore.

• Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 7163, 6 p.m., College Square, 2421 College.

• Centerville Volunteer Fire Dept., 7 p.m., 15 Blythe Road, election of directors.

• Trivia and scavenger hunt, 7 p.m., Bear’s Den Pizza, 235 Farris Road.


• Conway Morning Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Presidents Dining Room, UCA Christian Cafeteria. Speaker: Colin Weatherly tells of his experiences at Rotary Youth Leadership camp last year.

• Free art class, 8:30-10:30 a.m., Faulkner County Senior Citizens Activity Center, 1620 Donaghey.

• Friends of the Faulkner County Library, 10 a.m., 1900 Tyler. Memberships are $5.

• Free line dancing class, noon, Faulkner County Senior Citizens Activity Center, 1620 Donaghey.

• Conway Community Meditation, 12:30-1 p.m., Faulkner County Library. Pamela Mosley, 450-9097.

• UCA Humane Society, 1:40 to 2:30 p.m., UCA Lewis Science Center 101.

• Conway Business and Professional Women, 5:30 p.m., Faulkner County Library.

• Cherokee Bingo, 6 p.m., Bob’s Grill, Downtown Conway.

• Central Arkansas Quilt Guild, 6:30 p.m., McGee Center, 3800 College.

• Free clogging class, 6:45 p.m., Studio B, off Prince Street behind Taco Bell. 450-0119.

• Conway Women’s Chorus inviting new singers, 7 p.m., Academy, 2201 Washington,

• Ian Hominick, pianist, guest artist, 7:30 p.m., UCA Snow Fine Arts Center Recital Hall.


• Close-Knit Faith Community, 9:30 a.m., interdenominational knitters for charity, St. Joseph Parish Administration Office, east of the church. 513-6812.

• Lunch and Learn, 11:45 a.m., US Compounding, 1270 Don’s Lane, “Nutrition and Vitamins,” by Julie Gorman, PharmD. $10 fee includes light lunch. Reservations required. Call Pam at 501-327-1222, ext. 812.

• Ladies’ Lunch Break, noon to 1 p.m., Second Baptist Church. Be fed both spiritually and physically, $5 lunch. Call 327-6565 if child care is needed.


• Conway Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours, 5-6:30 p.m., Conway Corp., 1305 Prairie St.

• 2nd Annual H.A.V.E.N. Mac-n-Cheese Please! event, 5 -7 p.m., Conway Country Club. $10 adults; $5 students.

• Faculty Chamber Music, 7:30 p.m., UCA Snow Fine Arts Center Recital Hall.

• Black Box Student Gallery, Class Show opening reception, 5:30 p.m.; on view through Feb. 19, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

• Prom Fashion Show, “A Night in New York,” by Emerge, 6:30 p.m., Brick Room Event Center, 1020 Front St., Downtown Conway. $10 advance tickets at Emerge, $15 at the door.


• The Emperor’s New Clothes, by UCA Theatre Cadron Company, 7:30 p.m., Reynolds Performance Hall.


• The Emperor’s New Clothes, by UCA Theatre Cadron Company, 10 a.m., Reynolds Performance Hall. Free.

• 12th Annual Beast Feast, Conway Expo Center, Expo begins at 1 p.m.; dinner and program at 5 p.m. Tickets $20, available at Second Baptist Church or online at

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Mon, 07/24/2017 - 17:28

Bielema maneuvers to get receiver on scholarship track

ROGERS - From Arkansas coach Bret Bielema’s address to the press before joining some of his assistants golfing among former Razorbacks and Razorback Foundation members at Monday’s Northwest Arkansas Razorback Club event at Shadow Valley Country Club, it was learned the Razorbacks have added a receiver but won’t have one of their new scholarship defensive backs practicing when preseason drills commence Thursday.

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