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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:
October 20-Huntsville High School-Huntsville-8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
November 3-Kingston High School-Kingston-1:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Anyone in Carroll County in need of Christmas assistance can call the Northwest Arkansas Area Command on Tuesday, October 21st at 479-521-2151 and ask for Barbara at ext 122. She will be able to answer their questions and set them up an appointment.
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 October 24th and 25th. Call the Eureka Springs Historical Museum at 479-253-9417 for ticket or information. Or go to www.eurekaspringshistoricalmuseum.org.
There will be a revival at the Green Forest United Methodist Church with Evangelist Rick Bonfim, October 19-21. Nursery will be provided. Sunday service times will be 10 am & 7 pm and then on Monday & Tuesday at 7 PM. For more information call 438-6211.
There will be a series of Gospel Tent Meetings beginning Monday, October 20th every night at 7:30 pm until October 30th. The tent will be located at the “Old Carrollton”roadside park in Carrollton, AR. Everyone is invited to come and hear clear gospel preaching, by Mr. Jerry Jennings and Mr. Joel Portman. For more information, or for transportation call Tim Trowbridge @ 870-423-8484 or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Hope Fellowship's Youth Ministry is doing a local food drive on Saturday, October 25th from 9a.m.-12:30p.m.. Our goal is to have enough donated food items to help those in need in our community this Holiday Season. Our Youth group's name is "180 turn teens around to Jesus", and they are very excited about this mission project. They will be going door to door in the Green Forest area asking for your donations & some may even be dressed in costume, so don't be suprised if you see an angel outside! If we don't make it your way on Saturday the 25th, & you want to donate, feel free to drop off any food donations to New Hope Fellowship's location. We are located at Woodland Acres Bible camp right of Hwy 62 in Green Forest, on Sunday, October 26 from 9:30-12p.m.. Non- perishable items are most needed but no donations will be turned down! Thank you for helping with those in need in our community have a brighter Holiday Season!
The Green Forest High School Junior Class is hosting their second "Trick or Trot" on October 25th at 10:00 am. The 5K run and 1 mile family fun walk will start on the east side of the football field. Immediately after the race, numerous sponsor donations will be raffled off to all entrants. Costumes encouraged. Entry forms are available at sponsoring businesses, the high school office, and on the school's home web page.
Carroll County 4-H is having their annual Trick or Treat for Food on Saturday, October 25th from 10 AM to 12 PM. They will be collecting non-perishable food. They will be going door to door, food can also be left in a bag at the doorstep for pick-up. All food will be donated to Loaves and Fishes. Loaves and Fishes serves about 630 families a month.
The Berryville United Methodist Church will be having their Fall Festival on Saturday, October 25th from 7 am to 1 pm. There will be a pancake breakfast fundraiser beginning at 6:30 am until 10:00 am in the Fellowship Hall, cost is donation only and includes pancakes and sausage, coffee and juice. There will also be a yard & bake sale, live music, bounce house and activities for the kids. There will also be a Community help booth and free lunch. Everyone is welcome.
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.
There will be an Old Fashioned Hay ride and wiener roast on Saturday, October 25th at the Green Forest Cowboy Church on Hwy 103 N. Hat ride will leave at 5:30 sharp.
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge will be having their Howl-O-Ween Spooktacular on Saturday October 25th from 7 to 9 pm.
The Green Forest Chamber of Commerce banquet will be October 25th beginning at 6 PM in the Green Forest Cafeteria. Individual tickets can be purchased at the door and business table for up to 8 people can be reserved for $75 by calling Ross Darby at 501-554-5846.
The ES After School Program in conjunction with the ES Carnival Association is holding a Bake Sale and Silent Auction on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 10 am to 2 pm at the ES Elementary School. Proceeds go to the ES After School Program. We are currently looking for items to auction off and for volunteers who would like to donate baked goods to sell. Items can be dropped off at the Elementary school on Friday the 24th or can be picked up by calling Brenda @ 244-5042.All help is appreciated and we hope to see you there.
King of Kings Ministries invites you to a Cook out & Gospel singing on October 25, 2014. Food will be served at 4:00 PM (bring covered dish or dessert if you would like). There will be ministering in song & music. King of Kings campgrounds is near Green Forest, AR. For more info call 480-3701, 715-5074 or 417-818-8511
There will be a drop-in birthday party for Don Smith's 72nd birthday on October 25th & 26th at 899 Jackson in Berryville. Cards only please or cal him at 423-6926.
The Berryville High School Marching Band will have it's annual Chili Dinner Fundraiser and Community Performance on Tuesday, October 28th at the Bobcat Football Stadium. The Chili Dinner starts at 6pm at the Concession stand and the cost is $5 per adult and $3 for children under 10. The Community Performance starts at 7p.m. And is free to everyone. Please come and support these wonderful young musicians
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.
Freeman Heights Baptist Church will be having their Fall Festival on Friday, October 31st from 6-8 pm.
Bring the Kids to Autumn Hills Skilled Nursing & Rehab to trick or treat from 6 - 8 pm Friday, October 31st.
Bed, Bath & Bones in Berryville will be having a Doggie Costume Party from 7 to 8 pm Friday, October 31st.
All About Him - A musical and evangelical awakening and revival will be October, 31st until November 2nd at the Carroll County Fairgrounds. Friday will be their Youth Awakening from 5 to 11 pm, Saturday morning they will have Intercession Prayer from 7 am to 11 am, Saturday afternoon they will have Family Appreciation from 12 pm to 5 pm, Saturday evening will be Family Worship from 6 to 11 pm and Sunday morning fellowship will begin at 9 am. For more information call 870-654-0485
Brighton Ridge Rehab & Skilled Nursing Facility on Hwy 23 South in Eureka Springs will be having Trick or Treating on Friday, October 31st from 4-6 PM
All Faith United Methodist Church in Eagle Rock will have the annual Christmas Arts & Crafts Bazaar on Nov 7-8. Persons interested in having a booth may contact Paula at 417-271-4653. The hours will be 12-5 on Friday and 8-2 on Saturday. There will be great food from the kitchen and visit from Santa on Saturday at 11:00.
Holiday Island Community Church is sponsoring a "Surviving the Holidays:" afternoon seminar on Nov 9th from 1:30 to 3:30 in the Fellowship Hall/ It is located at 188 Stateline Dr, Holiday Island. This seminar is free, and participants are welcome to share a memento of their loved one. If you are planing to attend, please call Dale or Laura at 479-253-8925 or email at email@example.com.
Pumpkin Craft and Storytime at the Green Forest Library at 10:30 AM Tuesday October 21st The Green Forest Public Library will have a Pumpkin Craft and Storytime on Tuesday, October 21thth at 10:30 AM. We’ll be learning about what’s inside a pumpkin, read some stories and make a craft.
Lego Club is back at the Green Forest Library! Join us for Lego Club Thursday, October 23rd from 4-6 for a lego building contest! We’ll have prizes and snacks. Children of all ages are welcome!
Eeek, Spiders! Craft and Storytime at the Green Forest Library at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, October 28th In preparation for Halloween, the Green Forest Public Library will have a Spider Craft and Storytime on Tuesday, October 28thth at 10:30 AM. We’ll read a story about a spider, create our own web, and sing some songs.
Trick-or-treat at the Green Forest Library! Wear your costume to the Green Forest Library and get some free candy! All day October 31st.
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 Auxiliary in Berryville will sponsor an Alzheimer's Support Group for caregivers. Meetings will be the third Thursday of each month 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.