Conway Evening Lions Club: 6:30 p.m. every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month; Smitty's BBQ in Conway.


Conway Writers Group: 2-4 p.m. every Friday; Ola and John Hawks Senior Center, 705 E. Siebenmorgan Road, Conway; The group views all writings as creative. Its goals are to encourage, assist and celebrate writing in all its forms. Newcomers of all ages are welcome and encouraged to bring writing samples. Meetings are free and open to the public.


National Wild Turkey Foundation annual dinner & auction: 6 p.m. Friday, March 9; The Castle at Harmon Ranch, 227 Highway 25N, Greenbrier; Hosted by the Ozark Mountain Longbeards Chapter. For more information call Matt Johnson at (501) 804-3155.

Blackbird Academy Field Trip: 1 p.m. Friday, March 9;Conway and Antioch Baptist Church, Conway; The play will be Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. No charge. Must make reservation. For more information call Ann Turney at 501-472-7303 or


Faulkner County Singing Club: 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 11; Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, 676 HWY 25 between Conway and Wooster.


Conway Chapter of Bereaved Parents of the USA: 6-7:30 p.m. every third Monday; McGee Center in Conway; For more information contact Flora Salyers at 606-331-0075


-The Diabetic Shoppe Educational Day: 12-3 p.m. Tuesday, March 13; Rock Creek Apartments, 375 Monroe Street, Conway; For those in need of diabetic help. Ask about diabetic footwear, screenings, and consulting, educational materials, and blood glucose monitors. A trip to a healthcare provider may be needed prior to getting a prescription for therapeutic footwear. 


Central Arkansas Quilt Guild: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 13; McGee Center, Conway;Monthly Meeting and Program. For more information send an email to


Free Genealogy Research Help: 12:30 - 2:30 p.m and 6-8 p.m. every Wednesday; Conway Family History Center at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 2045 Dave Ward Drive, Conway.


Parkinson's Disease Support Group: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 14; Faulkner County Library in Conway; Public invited to attend. For more information, call 501-329-6282 or 501-246-1972.


Conway Christian Drama Club Presents 'Treasure Island": 1 and 7 p.m. Thursday, March 15; Conway Christian School Gym; Admission is $5.


CAPCA Commodity Distribution: 8:15 -11:30 a.m. Thursday, March 15; 707 Robins Street, suite 118 in Conway;The Commodity Supplemental Food Program works to improve the health of qualified applicants.  Commodities will be given on a first come first serve basis.  REQUIREMENTS:  Declaration of household income and photo identification.  If you are picking up commodities for someone, you must have a signed and dated statement from that person giving you permission to pick up their commodities. You may pick up for only 1 other person.  More information is located on the agency Facebook page at Facebook/capcapage.


Faulkner County Historical Society Annual Meeting: 6 p.m. Thursday, March 15; Courtroom A, Faulkner County Courthouse, 801 Locust in Conway; For more information about the Faulkner County Historical Society or to become a member, go to


Forte Handbell Quartet: 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 20; First United Methodist Church in Conway; The concert is open to the public. There is no charge for the concert, but a love offering will be taken. For more information about Conway FUMC and its recital series, please call the church at 501-329-3801, or visit


2018 Table-Talk Conversations: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday, March 24; Palarm Baptist Church #795 HWY 356, Mayflower; Informational workshop "Real-Life encounters and potential consequences". Hosted by YARN. Admission is free. Early registration is March 1 for lunch count. For more information, contact Berthenia Gill at 501-590-7619 or


"Buddy" — The Buddy Holly Story: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 29; Reynolds Performance Hall, UCA, Conway; Buddy tells the story of Buddy Holly through his short yet spectacular career, and features the classic songs, That'll Be The Day, Not Fade Away, Oh Boy, Ritchie Valens' La Bamba, The Big Bopper's Chantilly Lace and more. Call 501-450-3265 for tickets or visit the Reynolds website.


CAFTA Conway Art Awards: 7 p.m. Thursday, April 12; Trieschmann Fine Arts Building on the Hendrix College Campus in Conway; The public is invited to attend the artist awards ceremony, free of charge, which will include local performing artists. The ceremony will be followed by a reception. For more information, contact Amanda Horton at