Monday, April 20, 2015

EVENTS >> 4-18-15

FISH-FRY FUNDRAISER IS SATURDAY

Sherwood Senior Citizens Fun Day is set for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Jack Evans Senior Citizens Center, 2301 Thornhill Drive.

The city’s annual fish fry will be 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. It is $10 per person, or $3 for children under 10.

A silent auction is set from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., with live music and games 10 a.m. to noon. The cake walk and sale is noon to 1:30 p.m.

Funds raised will benefit the center.

Call Director Don Hindman at 501-834-5770 for more details.



CABOT LIONS CLUB’S HEROS FOR HEALTH IS FRIDAY

The Cabot Lions Club will hold its fourth annual Heroes For Health 1K Fun Run/Walk for kids ages 4-12 to raise awareness about diabetes and childhood obesity in Cabot public schools from 6:30 until 8 p.m. Friday at Cabot High School’s Panther Stadium.

Leo the Lion will be on hand for hugs and photographs. There will also be family-friendly music and healthy snacks.

Cabot High School athletes will perform demonstrations.

Participants are encouraged to wear superhero costumes.

The entry fee is $10 per child. Proceeds will benefit the Rice Depot’s Food for Kids Program and the Cabot Lions Club.


WOMEN EDUCATORS MEET AT 5:30 P.M. MONDAY

The Beta Psi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the home of Sharon Johnson, 2400 Estates Court in Jacksonville, to enjoy a meal and initiate new members.

Kappa state president Candi Martin of Harrison will conduct the initiation ceremony.

For more information, call Johnson at 501-982-6345.


JPD CITIZEN POLICE GRADUATES MEET MONDAY 

The Jacksonville Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association will meet at 5:45 p.m. Monday at the police station, 1400 Marshall Road. For more information, call Eleanor Loyd at 501-412-4115 or email mselliel@centurytel.net.


BOOK SIGNING TUESDAY AT CHAMBERS GIFT SHOP 

Chambers Gift Shop in Jacksonville will host author Pam Murphy, who will sign copies of her book, “She Loves Us; She Loves Us Not,” from 11:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Tuesday.

The store is at 630 W. Main St.


SHERWOOD YOUNG PROFESSIONALS LUNCH MEETING

The Sherwood Young Professionals will hold its monthly lunch meeting at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Two Sisters Restaurant, 3130 E. Kiehl Ave.

For more information, call Darrell W. Brown at 501-425-4037 or visit Facebook.com/SherwoodYP.


GOSPEL MUSIC CONCERT APRIL 29 IN JACKSONVILLE

Earl and Rita Reynolds of Eastern Gate Music Ministries will perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 29 at First Assembly of God in Jacksonville, 221 N. Elm St.

“The Reynolds are gospel music evangelists committed to making a difference in lives through music. They are from Hemet, Calif.,” according to the announcement. Pastor Royce Lowe and the congregation invite everyone to attend.


LONOKE KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION ON THURSDAY

Kindergarten registration will be held from noon to 7 p.m. Thursday at Lonoke Primary School.

Parents and guardians should bring the child’s shot record, proof of a current physical (ARCare will complete one free of charge by appointment only), Social Security card, birth certificate (child must be 5 on or before Aug. 1, 2015) and proof of residency, such as a utility bill, mortgage statement, lease agreement or notarized letter.

A drawing for a summer fun basket will also be held.


BEEBE’S CALVARY PENTECOSTAL FISH FRY MAY 16

Calvary Pentecostal Church of God in Beebe will hold an all-you-can-eat fish fry from 5 until 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 16. The event will be catered by N&N Family Restaurant in Cabot.

Tickets are $15 each for adults. Children 4-10 are $9. Kids under 3 eat free. There will also be live music and a silent auction.

Proceeds will help send the church’s youth group to the National Talent Expo Finals in Texas. The menu will include catfish, chicken strips, sides, banana pudding and drinks.

The church is at 370 Hwy. 64 West.


NLR LIONS CLUB’S FISH-AND-CHICKEN FRY MAY 1

The North Little Rock Lions Club will hold its annual fish-and-chicken fry from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, May 1 at the Hospitality House at Burns Park in North Little Rock.

Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for children under 12 and are available at the door or by calling Lions President Jay Hoyle at 501-786-2481 or Dr. Garry Haas at 501-766-6892.