If you would like an event listed, please use one of the following:
Mail to: P.O. Box 191, Berryville, AR 72616 Drop off: No. 1 Radio Dr., Berryville, AR 72616
By Phone:870-423-2147 By Fax: 870-423-2146
REMINDER: The Berryville Farmer's Market is now at the Berryville Community Center on Saturday's from 7:00 to noon.
Community Blood Center of the Ozarks has issued a Code Yellow Alert of all Negative Blood Types. There is currently less than a two-day supply of this type on hospital shelves and donations are needed immediately.
The CBCO will be having the following blood drives:
September 30-Ducommun Incorporated-Huntsville-8:30 am to 11:30 am
September 30-Arvest Bank-Huntsville-1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
October 3-Mercy Hospital-Berryville-10:00 am to 3:00 pm
On Friday, October 3rd, at 7:00pm, "The Dartts" will be performing at the First Baptist Church of Shell Knob. Tracy Dartt is the author of the #1 hit Gospel song, "God On the Mountain". Admission to the concert is free! A love offering will be taken. The First Baptist Church of Shell Knob is located on Hwy YY, 1/2 mile east of Hwy 39 in Shell Knob. For more information call 417-858-3496.
The Seligman Chamber of Commerce will be having a Swap meet and Craft Show Friday, and Saturday October 3 & 4th. If you would like to set up please call 417-662-3612 or 479-381-2133. Booth space is $30.00 for two days inside or outside. tables are available. Food concessions will be provided. Seligman Chamber Event Center on Hwy 37 North Seligman, Mo.
The Ozark Riding Club & Morris Rodeo Ranch have teamed up to host the last ACA Rodeo of the 2014 Season this Friday & Saturday Nights October 3rd & 4th @ 8 pm Come on out to the Ozark Riding Club in Berryville & see some of the Arkansas Cowboy's Associations Best Cowboys & Cowgirls as they compete for their last chance to make the Finals this year ~ Good Fun for the WHOLE family! $8 admission / 6 & under Free / Concessions on Site Any questions contact Heithe Williams 870-423-8859 or Jimmy Morris 870-654-2941
The Basin Spring Lodge #386 in Eureka Springs will be having a benefit pancake breakfast on Saturday, October 4, 2014 7:30 AM to 11 AM at the Eureka Springs Elementary School Cafeteria on Green Hollow Road in Eureka Springs. Proceeds will benefit the Smead Walden Memorial Scholarship Fund. Admission is $5.00
The Green Forest Chamber Banquet will be Saturday night October 4th at 6:00 PM in the Green Forest School Cafeteria. Individual tickets are $10 each at the door or Business table for 8 is $75 reserved. For more details or information on reserving at table for your business, contact Ross Darby at 438-6520
There will be a softball tournament October 4th. All proceeds will go to Ashley Howard and family. This tournament will be double elimination. I will be accepting 20 CO-ED teams at this time. Registration will be $100 per team. We will have a Home run derby for males, females and children for an additional $5.00 followed by a Pie auction. Volunteers are needed and much appreciated! Donations for raffle items, concession items, pies or baked goods are very much welcomed and appreciated!!Please contact MaHalie Armstrong at (870) 480-7250 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to enter your team, make a donation or to answer any questions!Please come out and support this young lady! If you are unable to attend but would like to make a donation go to--http://www.gofundme.com/ashleysurvives21
There will be a Domestic Violence Awareness benefit on Sunday, Oct 5th at the Village Writing School in Eureka Springs beginning at 2:00 PM. Come learn about the newly formed Carroll County Safety Network.
The Little Switzerland Amateur Radio Club will meet on Thursday, October 9th at 12:00 at the Eureka Springs Pizza Hut for their monthly lunch and meeting. Anyone with an interest in Amateur Radio is welcome.
The 2014 Inaugural Color Fest 5K will be held Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 8am at the Berryville High School Cross Country Course at the Berryville Elementary School in Berryville, AR. The Inaugural Color Fest 5k is a non-timed, fun run for all ages. All runners and walkers will be blasted with color powder at four color stations located along the course, with a grand finale of rainbow colors at the conclusion of the event. Race entries are $30 each (registrations after October 1st will be $35); children five years and younger are free with an adult entry. Business participation is encouraged with an award for largest team. Team entries of 10 or more receive a $5 per entrant discount. Regular and Team Entry registration forms are available at Berryville Community Center or online at the Community Center tab at www.berryville.com. Each participant receives the official Inaugural Color Fest 2014 tee-shirt. This non-competitive "race" is intended as a family friendly event encouraging healthy and active lifestyles. The Color Fest 5k is also a fundraising event for the Berryville Parks Department with a goal to improve and add to playground equipment throughout the city parks, including a new playground being developed at the Berryville Community Center. Tax deductible donations to this playground fund may be made to the Berryville Community Center Foundation, 601 Dr. Spurlin Circle, Berryville, AR 72616. Come by the Parks Office at the Berryville Community Center, or call 870-423-3139, for race entries and more information.
St Anne's Catholic church will be having their annual "Almost Famous" Tamale Dinner and International Food Festival on Saturday, October 11th from 2 to 8 PM. Dinner will be served from 2 to 6 PM. There will be homemade red & green tamales as well as authentic dishes from Guatemala, Mexico, Phillipines, El Salvador & the USA. fun and games for the entire family. Join them for fellowship and fun. For more information or tickets call 870-423-3927.
Christ Tabernacle Church in Blue Eye invites everyone out to a Fish Fry fundraiser, Saturday, October 11th in Blue eye, on the square starting at 11 am. All donations wil be going to help youth go to youth convention! Come enjoy catfish and all the trimmings and help support these great young people.
Train ride Seligman Chamber of Commerce is taking reservations for the fall train ride from Seligman, MO to Van Buren, AR. Saturday October 11th and Sunday October 12th. This will be Arts and Craft days in Van Buren, AR. Saturday October 11th and Sunday October 12th. This will be Arts and Crafts days in Van Buren. Travel the beautiful Boston Mountains and shop in old Van Buren. Music in the street. For more information call 417-662-3612. Make reservations early.
The Little Switzerland Amateur Radio Club will hold their monthly meeting on Thursday, October 16th at 6:30 PM. The meeting will be held at the physicians building at the Mercy Hospital in Berryville. Anyone with an interest in Amateur Radio is welcome. Refreshments will be available.
The 2014 Berryville Varsity Cheerleaders will host the Little Cats Kiddie Camp on October 13th through 17th beginning after school each day till 4:45 pm. This will be for grades pre-school to fifth grade and will be held in the Berryville K-2 PE Facility. For more information call Coach Cassie at 870-688-6612.
The Eureka Springs Historical Museum presents the sixth annual, “Voices From Eureka’s Silent City” living history tours of the Eureka Springs Cemetery. Actors in period costumes will portray some of the “Heroes, Healers and Humdingers” from Eureka Springs history. Voices will be held on Thursday, October 16th, Friday and Saturday evening, October 17th and 18th, and again on October 24th and 25th. Call the Eureka Springs Historical Museum at 479-253-9417 for ticket or information. Or go to www.eurekaspringshistoricalmuseum.org.
Fall Fun Fest will be October 25th at the Madison County Fair Grounds. Entry is free. There will be fun, food, games with prizes, door prizes, costume contest, chili supper and fun for the whole family. All ending with a truck or treat.
The Holiday Island Community Church Ladies Fellowship will have their October meeting October, 29th at 10 AM. The meeting will be held in the Holiday Island Community Church Fellowship Hall. Refreshments will be served. Contact Linda at 479-244-5961 or Eula at 479-253-8021 for more information.
Bring your Black Walnuts in to Allen McCullough Farms on County Rd 405 off Hwy 221 North of Berryville and get $14 per 100 pounds after hulling. They are open Monday through Saturday 10 am to 6 pm and closed on Sundays.
Madison County Mad House 2014 will be Fridays & Saturdays in October from 8 PM til Midnight, entry is $5. A Haunting on Governor's Hill at the Madison County Fairgrounds. Closed Halloween night.
Anyone interested in donating their gently worn winter coats and shoes to help our local kids stay warm this winter can bring them to the box here at the station anytime during normal business hours till October 31st.
Anyone having fresh produce or eggs they would like to donate can take them to Loaves & Fishes Food Bank in Berryville. They are open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10 am till 2 pm and Tuesday from 4-6 pm. The Food Bank is located at 301 Bunch Springs Road in Berryville, across from the main entrance of the Berryville Cemetery.
Thursday evenings 6 to 7 pm Prayer service at Berryville United Methodist Church next to the Williams Shopping Center on Hwy 62. A time to reconnect with God in private or corporate prayer. Everyone is welcome.
The Berryville United Methodist Church will be hosting a six week marriage enrichment study. "The Five Love Languages", on Tuesday evening at 6:00, beginning Oct 14th -Nov 18th. A light meal will be served on Oct 14th with plans for the remainder of the study. Child care will be available, please RSVP by calling the church office 870-423-2505 with how many children you will need care for and their ages. All are welcome!
Carroll County Emergency Response Team (CERT) will be having 2 classes:
Berryville - Sept 30 - Nov 1, 2014 from 6-9 pm
Holiday Island - Oct 15 - Nov 1, 2014 from 9 am to 4 pm
If you would like to register or need more information call 870-545-3317 or 870-480-3050
The Berryville Middle School FCCLA with the help of Anstaff Bank will be taking part in the Sole Food Project this year. If you would like to donate your gently used shoes, you can drop them off at the Berryville Middle School circle drive area September 8th thru October 21st or at Anstaff Bank, Berryville through Thanksgiving. For more info you can call Cheryl Howard at 870-480-4633
The Berryville Lions Club meets every 2nd and 4th Wednesday in the Mercy Hospital Dayroom @ 12:30. All are welcomed to attend. For more information about lions Club you can go to www.lionsclubs.org or contact club president Tyler Ashworth at 870-423-2161 ext 1302.
Mercy Hospice's "Living On" growing through grief workshop will be held every Tuesday through August 19th. Classes will start at 1:00 until 2:30 pm at the Mercy Home Health & Hospice Office at 804 W. Freeman in Berryville. It is open to all grieving adults-no fee. You must pre-register by calling 870-423-5255
Mercy Auxiliary in Berryville will sponsor an Alzheimer's Support Group for caregivers. Meetings will be the third Thursday of each month beginning September 18th from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. For more info call Rebecca Davis at 870-350-3415 or Anita Spearman 479-981-0626
Little Switzerland Amateur Radio Club meets at 12:00 noon on the second Thursday of the month, and at 6:30 PM on the third Thursday of the month. Check out their website at http://Isarc.us for current information on the location of each meeting.
The Farewell 4-H club will resume meetings in October 2014. They will meet the second Tuesday of the month at the Head School House at 6 PM and always have a potluck supper. The club is for anyone eager to learn about the country, or old-fashioned way of life that seems to be fading.