Calico Cut-Ups Hosts Online Quilt Auction
The Rotary Club of Fayetteville will meet on September 30 at noon at the Mermaids restaurant in Fayetteville. The program will be on the Foundation for Public Education.
Lunch costs $ 15. Email the club for a link if you want to participate via Zoom Live.
Information: [email protected]
Veterans of Foreign Wars Springdale Post 2952 would like to invite students to participate in the annual Patriot’s Pen trial and the Voices of Democracy audio scholarship programs.
Over the past few years, many Springdale students have moved on to VFW District, VFW State, and VFW National and have received recognition, recognition and significant monetary awards.
The Patriot’s Pen Essay Program is for high school students in Grades 6-8, and Voices of Democracy participants are in Grades 9-12.
Additionally, Springdale VFW annually awards a Teacher of the Year Award. This is a certificate and a monetary award. Teachers will be rewarded on three levels: K-5, 6-8 and 9-12. Letters of application will be accepted and considered by every school in the Springdale School District.
The mailing address for submissions is Randy George, 4405 Atchison Lane, Springdale 72762.
Information: (479) 601-5539 or vfw.org.
The Calico Cut-Ups Quilt Guild of Bella Vista will be holding its first online quilt auction October 4-14 at www.getabidauctions.com/calicocutups. The auction is open to the public.
Education is the primary goal of Calico Cut-Ups. Money raised is used to help fund the annual Mary V. Pumphrey Memorial Bursary Fund, to support the free annual Kids Quilt Kamp, monthly programs and quilting workshops. Also during each year, members make quilting contributions for area charities like Northwest Arkansas Children’s Shelter, Children’s Advocacy, Ronald McDonald House, Mercy Hospital for premature babies and even dog beds are made for the animal shelter.
The Andante Music Club of Bella Vista invites the public to a sacred music program at 1 p.m. on October 5 at the Highland Christian Church, 1500 Forest Hills Blvd, Bella Vista. Musicians William Barnett, tenor, and Debra Hall, pianist, will present “Sacred Music That Tells a Story”.
Andante Music Club is affiliated with the National Federation of Music Clubs and the Federation of Arkansas Music Clubs. The concert is free and open to everyone.
Information: andantemusicclub.org or email Betty Pierce at [email protected]
The Christian Women’s Connection will meet at 9 a.m. on October 13 at New Life Church, 103 Riordan Road in Bella Vista.
The speaker will be Billie Cash on “Living in the Now”. The star will be musician Roy Clark. This program is sponsored by Stonecroft Ministries.
Breakfast is $ 10 and reservations and / or cancellations are essential before 5 p.m. on October 8.
Reservations: Glenda at (479) 366-7562 or Dorothy at (479) 381-6516 or by email at [email protected]
N Dale Hill
The Hill N Dale Hiking Club will hike on October 7 on the Hyde Hollow and Bench Trail Loop hikes at Lake Leatherwood City Park near Eureka Springs. This hike is 5.7 miles with some possible wet sections at Hyde Hollow.
Meet at Lake Leatherwood Park near Eureka Springs at 9 a.m.
Information: Bev Munstermann at (479) 721-2193, email [email protected] or visit bvhikingclub.com.
Solos is a group of widows and single women who meet from 9:30 am to noon on the second Saturday of each month at the Bella Vista Community Church. The next meeting will be on October 9. This group is for all Bella Vista women who are widowed or single and would like to join the group for coffee, cookies and cards – bridge, canasta, texas canasta or the Mexican train.
Reservations: (479) 855-1126 or Sue at (479) 855-0574.
The Bella Vista Computer Club has scheduled these next programs:
“Data: What to do with it” is scheduled for October 13th from 9am to 11am.
“Computer Security for Ordinary People: Part 2” is scheduled for October 27 from 4 pm to 6 pm.
“Installation of WiFi printers” is scheduled for October 29 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am.
Due to covid restrictions, classes will be limited to eight people. To register for a course, go to www.bvcomputerclub.org
The Bella Vista Computer Club generally meets at 7:00 p.m. on Mondays in Room 1001, on the lower level of the Highlands Crossing Center, 1801 Forest Hills Blvd., Bella Vista. In light of the lingering covid-19 conditions, the club strongly recommends masking and respecting social distancing, or considering attending the meeting by Zoom if you are not vaccinated or have other people at risk in your household.
Son’s Chapel Quilters
Son’s Chapel Quilters will be hosting a craft show November 13-14 at historic Arkansas Chapel 45 east of Fayetteville.
La Chapelle du Fils was a rural community church, but not anymore. It is maintained by the Son’s Chapel Quilters, who sell their handmade quilts to take care of the historic building. There will be tours of the building, light refreshments and things to buy.
Information: Send an email to [email protected]