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Roundabout: Community events for March 2-7

Posted: March 1, 2013 - 10:11pm

TODAY

• Dutch Oven Breakfast Workshop, 8-9:30 a.m., Woolly Hollow State Park. $15., 82 Woolly Hollow Road.

• Tucker Creek Trail Cleanup, check-in at 9 a.m.; safety briefing, 9:30; cleanup until noon. Meet at walking park pavilion off South Salem; ending at Walmart. Gloves recommended. Sponsored by ArkansasRivers.org Steve@ArkansasRivers.org

• Arkansas Bar Association Mock Trial Regional Competition, 9 a.m., Faulkner County Courthouse Annex, 802 Locust.

• Savvy Caregiver, intro to dementing illnesses and the role of care giving, 10 a.m. to noon, Doyne Health Science Center, Room 232, UCA. For more information, call 932-0480.

• Destination Imagination, 1:30-10:30 p.m., Fine Arts Building, Greenbrier High School.

• Percussion Festival, all day, UCA Snow Fine Arts Center Recital Hall.

• Regional Author Nancy Powell will sign her book, “Dark Secrets” at the Damascus Library from 10 a.m. to noon and at the Greenbrier Library from 2-4 p.m.

• Book signing by Jane Lea Dykstra, “What Heaven is Like,” 1-3 p.m., Hastings.

• “Suite Elegante” in concert, 7 p.m., Faulkner County Library.

SUNDAY

• Bingo at VFW, Old Morrilton Highway, under the water tower, 329-1230.

• Workshop with Josh Parshall, oral historian with Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish life, 3 p.m., Crain-Maling Center of Jewish Culture, 450-4598, Mill C, Hendrix.

MONDAY

• Kick-off of Women Can Run running/walking clinics, 6:30 p.m., Four Winds Outreach Center, 2005 Dave Ward Drive. www.womenrunarkansas.net.

• Faulkner County Democratic Party, 7 p.m., Faulkner County Library. Speaker: State Sen. David Johnson. Reports from State Committee Meeting, Governmental Relations and volunteer sign-up.

• Hendrix College Wind Ensemble, conducted by Hendrix music professor Dr. Karen Fannin, will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. in Staples Auditorium.

• Life After Prison Ministries, 6:30 p.m. Faulkner County Library. Christian applications to life skills.

• Memorial Post 7163, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 5:30 p.m., College Square, 2421 College Ave.

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

TUESDAY

• Conway Morning Optimist Club, 6 a.m., Something Brewing, 1156 Front St. Jim Baker, 730-3519.

• Conway Morning Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Presidents Dining Room, UCA Christian Cafeteria. Speaker: Judi Lively, Bethlehem House.

• Community Meditation, 12:30 p.m., Faulkner County Library. “Relaxing into stillness.” Pamela Mosley at 450-9097.

WEDNESDAY

• Close-Knit Faith Community, 9:30 a.m., interdenominational group of knitters and crocheters who knit for charity. St. Joseph Parish Administration Office, 501 Front St.

• Cherokee Bingo, 5:14 p.m., Bob’s Grill in Downtown Conway.

THURSDAY

• Faulkner County Tea Party, 11:30 a.m., lunch and soapbox, Larry’s Pizza.

• Lenten Luncheon, noon, First United Methodist Church, devotional and music, $4 suggested donation for soup and cornbread. Co-host, Christ Temple Holiness.

• “Temptation of the Muses,” dancers, UCA Public Appearances, Reynolds Performance Hall, tickets, 450-3265.

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

• Cherokee Bingo, 5:14 p.m., Bob’s Grill in Downtown Conway.

• Jazz Cats, 6 p.m., swing and Dixieland, Faby’s Downtown Conway, 1023 Front St

• Women Can Run walking/running clinic, 6:30 p.m., UCA track, Dave Ward Drive and S. Donaghey Ave.

• La Leche League of Conway, 6:30 p.m., nursery at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church. Jennifer at 908-6283.

Please send items for Roundabout to Becky Harris at www.thecabin.net/events and click “Create Event.”

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