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The Time Jumpers featuring Country Music Hall of Famer Vince Gill, Kenny Sears, and “Ranger Doug” Green combine 10 of country’s best musicians will be at the EACC Fine Arts Center on Saturday, April 18th at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $39.

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Time-Specific Events

Youth Baseball Registration (Deadline is April 30th)

The Forrest City Recreation Department is accepting applications for youth baseball & softball through Thursday, April 30th. Kids’ fees are $20 and $25. Men, Women & Co-ed fee is $250. For more information please call 633-3667 or 261-1480.

GED Classes (Ends June 17th)

 Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute is having free GED classes through June 17th. Classes are available in Forrest City, Wynne, Brinkley, Marianna and Clarendon. For more information you can call 633-5411 or 800-842-2317.

Past-Due Payments (Deadline is April 30th)

 Madison District Court offering past due payments through April 30th for accounts that are 30 days or more past due. You can call 633-2172 for more information.

ACT Prep Classes (April 2nd & 9th)

Forrest City High School will be having ACT prep classes on Thursday, April 2nd & 9th  for the ACT test on Saturday, April 18th.  For more information you can call Abbie Robinson at 633-1464 ext. 117.

"Rapunzel! A Very Hairy Fairy Tale" (April 4th)

 Rapunzel! A Very Hairy Fairy Tale will be held Saturday, April 4th at 3 p.m., at the EACC Fine Arts Center. For more information call Lindsay Midkiff at 633-4480 ext. 214.

Clarendon 10th Annual Easter Egg Hunt (April 4th)

Clarendon will hold its 10th annual Easter egg hunt at the Clarendon Elementary School Campus on Saturday, April 4th at 10 a.m. It is for ages 12 & under. If it rains the event will be cancelled.

DBS Easter Bake Sale (April 4th)

The DBS organization will have their Easter Bake Sale on Saturday, April 4th at Chez Weenie from 9-12 p.m. Treats go fast so please come by early!

Charity Basketball Game (April 11th)

There will be a Charity Basketball game on Saturday, April 11th at 7:30 p.m. It will be located at the Larry S. Bryant Multi-purpose Center. All benefits go to the Zoe Foy Foundation for the disabled. For more information you can call Kendall Rucker at 270-0835.

City Wide Clean-up (April 11th)

The City of Aubrey will hold a city wide clean-up day on Saturday, April 11th from 8-2 p.m. Aubrey City hall will be Headquarters. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Lunch-N-Learn (April 14th)

There will be a Lunch-n-Learn on Tuesday, April 14th at Forrest City Medical Center, to learn about Managing Your Medications. It will be in the In-Service classroom at 12 p.m. Advanced registration is required. For more information you can call 261-0444.

AR Arts Center Visual Performance (April 10th through June 21st)

 The Arkansas Arts Center will have a visual performance of 30 Americans on view at the Jeannette Edris Rockefeller & Townsend Wolfe Galleries from Friday, April 10th till Sunday, June 21st.

3rd Annual Omega Glow 5K (April 24th)

DBS will hold their 3rd annual Omega Glow 5K race ath the Methodist Church on Friday, April 24th starting at 6:30 p.m.

ACT Test (April & June, click for dates)

·         There will be an ACT test on Saturday, April 18th and the registration deadline is Friday, March 13th.

·         There will be an ACT test on Saturday, June 13th and the registration deadline is Friday, May 8th.

60th Class Reunion- Forrest City- Class of 1955 (May 1st & 2nd)

The 60th class reunion for the class of 1955 Forrest City High School will be on May 1st & 2nd.

Crawfish Festival (May 9th)

The Toler L. Hutchins- All Veterans Empowerment Services will host a crawfish festival on Saturday, May 9th at 10:30 a.m. You will have the choice between crawfish, corn, potatoes, hamburgers, hot dogs, catfish and a drink. For more information you can call 494-3005 or 494-4075.

35th Class Reunion- Lee High School- Class of 1980 (May 22nd-24th)

The 35th reunion for the class of 1980 from Lee High School will be Friday, May 22nd-24th. For more information you can call 501-413-5664.

30th Class Reunion- Forrest City- Class of 1985 (June 12th-14th)

The Forrest City High School Class of 1985 will have their 30th reunion from Friday, June 12th-14th. They are currently still looking for classmates, faculty and administrative staff. Any information you have or if you are looking for information you can call Maurice Williams at 901-827-4790, Floria Mason at 270-2071 or Denis Bean at 270-2603.

Recurring Events

CPR Classes (Forrest City)

CPR Classes Forrest City Medical Center offers community CPR classes on the second Tuesday of every month from 8 a.m. to noon. The class is held in the hospital’s in-service classroom. The cost is $45, books included. To register or for more information, contact David Herzog, director of the St. Francis County EMS, at (870)630-9611.

Sistas Support Group

Sistas, a local organization for mothers who have had a child die, meet the second Thursday of every month, at 5:30 p.m. in the in-service classroom at Forrest City Medical Center. For more information, contact Carol Baker at 870-261-3136.

Prayer Services - Fresh Annointing Ministries

Fresh Anointing Ministries Church will hold prayer services every third Sunday of the month at 7 p.m., each Tuesday and Thursday from 12-1 p.m. and the last Friday of each month at 7 p.m.

Tabitha's Clothes Closet

Tabitha’s Closet at Oak Hill Church of God is open on the first Saturday of every month form 10 a.m. to noon. Free clothing is available in all sizes for men, women, and children.

Sanyo Reunion-till September 2014

The Sanyo Reunion Committee is planning its event for September 2014.  Anyone interested in assisting or serving on the committee may contact Lorene Oliver at 870-295-5841.

Prayer Services- Fishing for Souls Church

Fishing For Souls Church will host community prayer meetings every Saturday from noon till 1 p.m. For more information you can call 870-295-3760.

Madison Satellite Clinic

The clinic is located at 809 Jackson Street in Madison. It will be from 8:30- 4:30 every Tuesday and Friday. For more information call 870-295-5225

Senior Citizens

A lunch program has been started at the Hughes Community Center on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10-1. For information call Edward Watt at 870-339-3070.

St. Francis Area Development Center in Forrest City

There are openings for develpmentally delayed children between the ages of 6 weeks and 5 years old. For more information call 633-5270 and talk to Casey Herron.

Mission Meeting- Paradise #1

The Paradise #1 Church will have Mission meetings every Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

Mission Meeting- Mt. Moriah

Mt. Moriah Church of Oak Forest will hold mission and youth meetings on the Fourth Sunday of each month at 11:15 a.m.

Baptist Training Union

Paradise #1 Church on Hill Street will host youth and adult Baptist Training Union on the First and Third Sunday of each month at 5 p.m.

4-H Clubs

The 4-H Clubs of St. Francis County are looking for members. For more information, contact Judy Sweet at 261-1730.

AA Meetings

The meetings will be every Saturday at the fellowship area of Faith Lutheran Church at 7 p.m. For more information you can call 633-8312.

Benefit Fund

At First National Bank of Eastern Arkansas locations there is a benefit fund set up for Jarrett “Jett” Moore. It is to help with medical expenses. He was born with single ventricle defect and went through one surgery the day he was born. To donate stop by any location.

Caregiver Support- Fourth Wednesday

East Arkansas Area on Aging hosts a caregiver support group at 2 p.m. They are located at 55 South Poplar. For more information call 930-2222 or 800-680-6950.

Retired Teachers- First Wednesday

The Lee County Retired Teachers Association meets at noon in the Lee County School District’s board room. For more information call 295-2668.

Haynes City Council- Second Tuesday

The Haynes City Council meets at 6 p.m. at the Haynes Fire Station.

Moro NAC Meeting- Second Monday

The Moro Neighborhood Action Council meets at 6 p.m. at the New Hope Church in Moro.

Marianna NAC Meeting- Second Monday

The Marianna Neighborhood Action Council meets at the St. Luke Church on Main Street at 6 p.m.

YCAP Meetings- First and Last Saturday

The Youth Community Action Program will meet at noon at 169 South Alabama St., in Marianna. For more information, to join or to become a volunteer call 821-0918.

Farmer Market- Each Tuesday and Thursday

The Marianna’s Farmer Market located near the historic Downtown Court Square is open from 7:30 a.m. till noon or until everything is sold old. WIC Farmers Market coupons are accepted.



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