Thursday

 

Rotary Club of the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith: Meets at 7 a.m. at Stubblefield Center at UAFS.

 

Annual St. Mary's Parish Thanksgiving celebration: Begins at 9 a.m. with Mass, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. dinner, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 5118 St. Mary's Lane in Altus.

 

Disabled American Veterans, Chapter 1 social: Runs 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a light lunch, coffee and assistance for veterans in need at 12912 Tuscany St. in Fort Smith. Call (479) 646-0928.

 

River City Safety and Environmental Council: Meets at 11:30 a.m. at Golden Corral, 1801 S. Waldron Road. Call 785-8173.

 

Community-wide Thanksgiving meal: Begins at 11:30 a.m. with a worship service and meal following at Central Presbyterian Church, 2901 Rogers Ave. Call 783-8966.

 

Kiwanis Club of Fort Smith: Meets at noon at Golden Corral, 1801 S. Waldron Road. Call K.C. Shay at (479) 353-5780.

 

Bingo: Meets at noon at VFW Post 8845, 3005 Tilles Ave.

 

Drop in and Draw: Begins at noon at Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, 1601 Rogers Ave. Call 784-2787.

 

Our Father’s Heart Food Pantry: Open noon to 2 p.m. at 4401 Windsor Drive.

 

"Critter Crunch": Begins at 2 p.m. at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center, 8300 Wells Lake Road. Visit www.rivervalleynaturecenter.com or call (479) 452-3993.

 

Zumba classes: Meets at 5:30 p.m. at the Eagles, 3321 S. 66th St.

 

Friends of the Heavener Runestone: Meets at 5:30 p.m. at the Heavener Chamber of Commerce.

 

Remnant Ministry: Meets at 6:30 p.m. at 200 Towson Ave.

 

Writers Workshop: Begins at 6:30 p.m. at Legacy Heights, 1012 Fayetteville Road in Van Buren.

 

Fort Smith Elks Lodge: Meets at 7 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 5504 Massard Road. Call (479) 478-1060.

 

The Calendar runs Monday through Friday in the Times Record; weekend events are included in Friday’s calendar. Items must be submitted five working days before publication to Today’s Calendar, P.O. Box 1359, Fort Smith, AR 72902. Email submission to speterson@swtimes.com.