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Arts in the Park - Marianna (05/11)
The annual Arts in the Park will be held on Saturday May
11, from 6-9 p.m. in Marianna. Musical entertainment will be
provided by The Eddie L. Smith Band from Memphis.
Gospel Singing (05/11)
There will be a gospel singing at the Cummins Community
Center in Colt on Saturday, May 11 at 6:30 p.m. The featured
performers will include Sharing Faith, Tommy Forrester,
Gospel Express & Allene Colvin.
Outdoor Recreation Day (05/18)
There will be an Outdoor Recreation Activities Day on May
18 from 10 a.m. – 2p.m. at the Bear Creek Lake recreation
area of Mississippi River State Park/St. Francis National
Forrest. Activities include kayaking, fishing, and archery
as well as demonstrating/discussing topics such as trapping,
fire safety, flint knapping and outdoor cooking. For more
information, call the park at (870) 295-4040.
146th Church Anniversary - Haynes (5/19)
The Union MB Church in Haynes will celebrate its 146th
church anniversary on Sunday, May 19 at 2:30 p.m. The guest
speaker will be Cedrick Coleman of the Spring Grove MB
Appreciation Service (05/19)
Salem MB Church will hold a pastor and wife appreciation
service for Rev. Louis W. Ford Jr. and his wife, Jearline
Ford, on Sunday May 19 at 3 p.m. The special guests are Rev.
Sherman W. Baker and the members of the Historic First
Healthy Woman Lunch-N-Learn Program (5/23)
Healthy Woman will present a Lunch-N-Learn program about
cancer screenings on May 23 at the Forrest City Medical
Center In-service classroom from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. To
register or get more information, call Janet Benson at
Memorial Service - Stanley Grove (5/26)
There will be a memorial service on Sunday, May 26, at 3
p.m. at the Stanley Grove MB Church. The guest speaker will
be Rev. Frank Searcy of Chicago, Ill. Everyone is invited to
Cancer Survivor Dinner (Deadline to
register 05/17, Dinner on 05/20)
Forrest City Medical Center is sponsoring this year’s
Cancer Survivor Dinner which will be held on Thursday, May
30 at 6 p.m. at the EACC Fine Arts Center. All surrounding
cancer survivors and a guest are invited to attend. The
evening will feature a speaker from the American Cancer
Society's "Heroes of Hope." A dinner will be served and
door prizes will be awarded to all cancer survivors in
attendance. Pre-registration is required by May 17 by
calling Janet Benson at 261-0444.
Spay-ghetti Forrest City Humane Society
The Forrest City Area Humane Society will have a spay-ghetti
dinner and silent auction to raise money for the
organization’s spay/neuter grant program on May 31, at
Graham Memorial Presbyterian Church. Serving will last from
4:30-8:30 p.m.; dine in or carry out is available. Plates
are $7 and include spaghetti, salad, french bread & a
brownie. Contact any Humane Society member for more
information or tickets.
FCHS Class of 1988 (6/14 & 15 Deadline to
register is 5/25)
The Forrest City High Class of 1988 will have their 25th
class reunion on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15. For
a registration form, contact Ouida Allen Cunningham at
(870)225-8954 or Tony Astin at (870)509-1691. The deadline
to register is May 25.
Sistas & Others Meetings
Sistas & Others, a
local organization for mothers who have had a child die,
meet the second Tuesday 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.
People with Arthritis Can Exercise
P.A.C.E., People with Arthritis Can Exercise, classes are
held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
in cafeteria at Forrest City Medical Center. P.A.C.E.
classes are provided by East Arkansas Area Agency on Aging,
and are free to the public. For more information, call Tony
Astin, Marketing Director at Forrest City Medical Center, at
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