CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Note:
Regular, ongoing meetings are listed in the section below specific date events, and that section is updated frequently. Many ongoing meetings have special speakers/events; be sure to check that section.

JUNE 15
Zumba Kids!
A Zumba workout for kids will be held at all three Carroll County libraries on Wednesday, June 15. It will take place at 10 a.m. in Green Forest, at 1 p.m. in Berryville and at 3 p.m. in Eureka Springs. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

Creation Station
Teens and tweens can explore the intersection of art and science as they create new things at the Berryville Library's Creation Station at 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 15. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

JUNE 17
All Screens Game Night
The Berryville Library at 104 Springs Street will host an after-hours all screens game night for teens at 6 p.m. Friday, June 17. Game stations will be set up for Minecraft, Guitar Hero and more. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

JUNE 18
Green Forest Alumni Basketball Game
The Green Forest Lady Tigers from the 1990s will play an alumni basketball game in honor of Coach Jim Goins at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at the Fred Grim gym. There will be a three-point shootout and youth spot shot challenge during halftime. All proceeds will benefit the James Michael Goins Scholarship Fund.

Rat Race
The 4th annual Rat Race 5K will take place at 8:06 a.m. Saturday, June 18 at Tiger Stadium in Green Forest. The race honors Green Forest native Tommy Ratzlaff and his fellow servicemen who died when their helicopter was shot down on August 6, 2011. Trophies will be presented to the top three male and female finishers in the race, and all participants will receive a finisher medal. This year will also feature the Bart's Dog Jog, a 1 mile fun run/walk for people and their dogs. Register by June 1 to get a race shirt for the event. To register go to www.ratzlegacy.org or contact Julie Adams at 870-480-3439 for more information.

Women's Shooting Clinic
The Ladies of Arkansas Combat Pistol League will hold the third annual NRA Women on Target Instructional Shooting Clinic from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at the Luther Owens Muzzleloading Range at 1300 Chafin Road in Berryville. The clinic is $15 and includes lunch, use of firearms, targets, eye and ear protection and ammunition. The league can take only the first 120 paid registrants. For more information call Lisa May at 501-681-8458 or email her at lisam@madisoncounty.net.

JUNE 20
The Queen and Sir Dance-A-Lot
The Queen and Sir Dance-A-Lot will perform at all three Carroll County libraries on Monday, June 20. They will be at Green Forest at 10 a.m., Berryville at 1 p.m. and Eureka Springs at 3 p.m. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

Mercy Hospital Meeting
The Mercy Hospital Berryville Auxiliary (MHBA) will hold an annual meeting at 11 a.m. Monday, June 20, at the Freeman Heights Baptist Church. Registration is at 11 a.m. with a pot luck lunch at noon. Carrie Stockton, Executive Director of Operations of Mercy Hospital Berryville, will be the guest speaker. MHBA scholarship recipients will also be guests. Time Award presentations will be made following the election and installation of officers for 2016-17. MHBA members are encouraged to attend and to bring a friend.

JUNE 21
Jam Session
The Carnegie Library Annex will host a community song circle and jam session from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 21. Instrument players and singers are welcome to bring songs and join an evening of music. For more information contact Elby at 914-584-2145.

Arm Knitting
The Berryville Library at 104 Spring Street will be holding an arm knitting lesson at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 21. Registration is required. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

JUNE 22
Scott Family Amazeum
The Scott Family Amazeum will set up interactive science stations at all three Carroll County libraries on Wednesday, June 22. The event will be at Green Forest at 10 a.m., Berryville at 1 p.m. and Eureka Springs at 3 p.m. Children can come see heat through the lens of a heat camera, build a circuit and more. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

Lego Club Challenge Day
The Berryville Library at 104 Springs Street will host a Lego Club meeting at 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 22. The club will attempt to build the tallest Lego tower in the county. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

JUNE 25
Driver Safety Program
The Fire Department of Holiday Island is sponsoring an AARP Driver Safety program at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 25, at 105 Holiday Island Drive. All materials are included in the class fee of $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. To register, contact R.E. Collins at 479-253-0909.

Anime Club
The Berryville Library at 104 Spring Street will host an Anime Club meeting at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 25. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

JUNE 27
Rock Art
All three Carroll County libraries will hold lessons in the art of rock painting on Monday, June 27. The lesson will be at 10 a.m. in Green Forest, at 1 p.m. in Berryville and at 3 p.m. in Eureka Springs. Attendees get to paint and take their rock art home. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

JUNE 28
Tween Book Club
The Tween Book Club of the Berryville Library at 104 Spring Street will meet to discuss "The Candymakers" at 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 28. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

Clean Water Woes
The Berryville Library at 104 Spring Street will host a discussion on clean water and shoe responsibility it is to ensure that people have access to clean water at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 28. Everyone is invited to join the discussion, share information and hear different perspectives. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

JUNE 29
Climbing, Jumping, Soaring Wildlife Program
The National History Educational Company of the Mid-South will present a wildlife program, with lots of live animals, at all three Carroll County libraries on Wednesday, June 29. The event will take place at 10 a.m. in Green Forest, at 1 p.m. in Berryville and at 3 p.m. in Eureka Springs. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

Berryville Sci-Girls
The Berryville Library invites all tween and teen girls to a Sci-Girls meeting at 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 29. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

JULY 1
All A-Board Game Night
The Berryville Library at 104 Spring Street will host a tween and teen board game night at 5 p.m. on Friday, July 1. There will be food and fun for all. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

JULY 3
Happy Birthday Stroll
The Eureka Springs Historical Museum will hold the first Eureka Springs Happy Birthday Stroll history walk from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, July 3, starting at the Eureka Springs Carnegie Library and ending at the Fuller House on Spring Street. A historical character will be featured outside each home on Spring Street and give a brief summary of the home's history. Tickets are $25 and include a boxed chicken dinner at the end of the tour. Tickets can be purchased online at www.eurekaspringshistoricalmuseum.org or at 95 S. Main Street. For more information call 479-253-9417.

JULY 5
Berryville Cooks
The Berryville Library at 104 Spring Street invites everyone to bring their favorite all-time recipe and favorite easy and fast recipe to a meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 5. Attendees can hone their cooking skills by exchanging recipe secrets and sharing tips and tricks on keeping a well-stocked pantry. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

JULY 6
Drug Court Program Graduation
The Berryville Drug Court Program invites all to attend the graduation ceremony honoring Ginger Cappello and Jerry Donahue at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 6, at the Carroll County Courthouse at 210 West Church Street. Refreshments will follow the ceremony.

JULY 9
Weekend Waiters' Race
The sixth annual Fleur Delicious Weekend Waiters' Race begins at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 9, at Eureka Grill and finishes at Basin Spring Park. Participating waiters from Eureka Springs restaurants should be in front of Eureka Grill by 2:30 p.m. to sign in and should bring their own trays.

Movie in the Park
The Berryville Parks and Recreation Department and the Berryville Library will present "Justice League vs. Teen Titans" at 6 p.m. Saturday, July 9, at the Berryville City Pool as part of the Movies in the Park summer series. Fun activities related to the film will start at 6 p.m., and the movie will start at sundown, approximately 8:30 p.m.

JULY 11
Retired Teacher Trip
The Carroll County Retired Teachers will take a local trip through Carroll, Newton and Boone counties at 9 a.m. Monday, July 11. The group will meet at the Green Forest Methodist Church at 8:30 a.m. and depart at 9 a.m. The group will car pool, so attendees are asked to bring their own walking sticks and other supplies they might need. The group will hike at Lost Valley, visit Alum Cove near Deer, walk down to the natural bridge and have a late lunch at Cliff House among other things. The event will be rescheduled if it rains.

JULY 16
Lions Club Car Show
The Lions Club Car Show will take place Saturday, July 16 on the Green Forest Square.

SUNDAYS
Eureka Unitarian Universalist Fellowship meets Sundays
Meetings are at 11 a.m. at 17 Elk St. in Eureka Springs. Refreshments follow, and childcare is provided. Call 479-304-6187 or visit www.euuf.org for more information.Nov. 1: Churck Welch will recount the spiritual journeys he has experienced.

Holiday Island Community Church Offers "Children's Church" every Sunday
Worshipping together as a family is a blessing. We would like to invite you and your family to worship with us at our Sunday Service, beginning at 9:30 a.m. If your children are between the ages of 2 through 2nd grade, they may attend our Children's Church. Before the Pastor's sermon, the children are dismissed to attend a children's sermon and interactive group activity. Our Church is located at 188 Stateline Drive, Holiday Island. For more information, please call 479-253-8200.

GriefShare every Sunday beginning Jan. 4
GriefShare will be starting a new 13 week session Sunday, Jan. 4. The program helps people work through the steps of recovery to a new normal. This Bible-based, non-denominational support group is for the people who are grieving the loss of someone close to them, whether it be a recent loss or a loss some time ago. Participants can join at any time as each lesson is self-contained. GriefShare meets at the Holiday Island Community Church Library on Sundays during the 13 week session from 2 to 4 p.m. There is a $15 charge for the workbook. For more information or to sign up, call 479-253-8200 or 479-253-8925 or email lardellen@gmail.com.

Eureka Classic Movies every Sunday
The directors of Eureka Classic Movies will show films 7 p.m. every Sunday afternoon at the Auditorium, on 36 S. Main St. in Eureka Springs. Tickets cost $5 for adults, with children 16 years and under free. Metered parking is free during the movies.

Offroad Cyclist Club every Sunday
The Carroll County Branch of the Ozark Offroad Cyclist club will host training rides at 2 p.m. every Sunday at Lake Leatherwood.

Community suppers every Sunday
St. James Episcopal Church will host Sunday community suppers from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. beginning Sunday, Dec. 6. This is the sixth season of the suppers, with meld provided by local restaurants. Supper will be provided every Sunday during the winter season until March 20. The suppers are free and everyone is welcome.

MONDAYS
Holiday Island Hikers every Monday
The Holiday Island Hikers hike every Monday, rain or shine at locations near and far. Hikes are rated for difficulty. Those hiking are encouraged to dress in layers and bring a hiking stick, water and insect repellent. Lunch is usually eaten out. Hikes vary in length, departure time and location. Contact Dan Kees at 660-287-2082 or dandtkees@cox-net for more information.

Metafizzies every Monday
The Eureka Springs Metaphysical Society meets every Monday at 7 p.m. at the Christian Science Church reading room (lower level) at 68 Mountain St. in Eureka Springs. The groups hosts a variety of speakers, films and discussions. All are welcome.

American Legion Post 9 meets first Mondays
The Eureka Springs American Legion Post #9 meets the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m. The Post home is located at the junction of Ark. Hwy. 23 and Ark. Hwy. 187 north of Eureka Springs. All Veterans are invited to attend.

Knitting and Crochet Club meets second and fourth Mondays
The Knitting and Crochet Club meets at 5:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of each month at the Green Forest Library at 206 East Main Street. For more information call 870-438-6700.

Carroll County Cruisers
Carroll County Cruisers and Collectables meets the last Monday of every month at various locations. Show and Shine Cruise-ins will be held during the spring and summer months on the Berryville Square. For more information call 879-423-7928.

Al-Anon in Eureka Springs Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Al-Anon Family Group meetings (coffee served) are held behind the Land 'O Nod Inn on Sundays at 11:30 a.m., and Mondays and Tuesdays at 7 p.m., and Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 479-363-9495. Anyone dealing with or recovering from alcoholism -- themselves or family members -- is invited to attend.

Free GED Classes Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The North Arkansas College and the Carnegie Library are partnering to host free GED classes every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Carnegie Library Annex. In Berryville, classes will be held Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bobcat Plaza. There will also be evening classes in Berryville on Monday and Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Tuesday from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. These classes will prepare you with individualized study and tutoring to take the GED test. The morning classes are open to 16- and 17-year-olds who meet educational requirements. For further information, call Nancy Wood at 870-981-0482, Carnegie Library at 870-253-8754, or the Carroll County Center at 870-423-4455.

Holiday Island Ladies' Fellowship meets third Mondays
The Holiday Island Community Church Ladies Fellowship meets every third Monday of the month at 10 a.m. at the the church fellowship hall at 188 Stateline Drive. They have different programs and speakers each time.

TOPS meets every Monday
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS), a non-profit weight loss support group, will meet 4 p.m. Mondays at the United Methodist Church of Berryville on Highway 62. National yearly dues are $32, which includes a national magazine and $3 local chapter dues. For more information, contact Jean Vance at 870-350-6888 or Delphia Smith at 870-423-2492.

Meditation every Monday
Meditation will take place every Monday at 6:30 p.m. at 5800 County Road 3012 in Eureka Springs. The focus will be on Shamatha and Tonglen meditations. Shamahta is a calm abiding. It involves learning how to focus the mind one-pointedly so that disturbing thoughts subside. Tonglen is a practice of love and compassion that focuses on all beings. These two practices will alternate every week, with coffee and tea after. Call Alece at 479-244-6841 or Gary at 479-244-6840 for more information.

American Legion Auxiliary #36 to meet every third Monday
The American Legion Auxiliary #36 of Holiday Island will meet at 10 a.m. every third Monday at the Holiday Island Country Club. All ladies who are immediate relatives of veterans are eligible to come.

Green Forest Lions Club first and third Mondays
The Green Forest Lions Club will met at noon on the first and third Monday of each month at the Country Rooster Cafe and Antiques on the square in Green Forest.

TUESDAYS
Toddler Time Tuesdays
The Green Forest Library will host Toddler Time at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesdays in May at 206 East Main Street. There will be story time, songs, crafts and snacks for children not yet in school. For more information call 870-438-6700.

Peaceful Pencil Time Tuesdays
The Berryville Library will host a weekly Peaceful Pencil Time adult coloring program on Tuesdays. Coloring and conversation begin at 10 a.m. Patterns, pencils and inspiration are available all day. For more information call 870-423-2323.

Writing Camp on Tuesdays
The Berryville Library at 104 Spring Street will hold a weekly teen and tween writing camp at 1 p.m. on Tuesdays all summer long. Students will receive tips and tricks used by published authors as everyone works together to write a novel. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

Women of Freeman Heights Bible Study Tuesdays
All ladies are invited to join the Women of Freeman Heights Baptist church, at 522 Freeman in Berryville, to study the Book of Hebrews and The Nearness of King Jesus. This is an eight-week study offered on Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. The group will meet in the Fellowship Hall, and the cost of the member workbook is $12. For more information, contact the church office at 870-423-2509.

End Time Ministry Video Bible Study every Tuesday
Join Christ Tabernacle in Blue Eye, Ark. every Tuesday night at 7 p.m. for a free video Bible study on the end time prophecy with Rev. Irvin Baxter.

Line dancing at Holiday Island first and third Tuesdays
Line dancing is held the first and third Tuesdays of every month at 7 p.m. in the Barn on the island on Shields Drive. Event is free, and instruction is given. For more information, contact Vicky Lemme at 479-253-9039.

Weekly meditation practice every Tuesday
All are invited to join a group meeting every Tuesday night from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. for meditation (30 minutes), tea and audio/video/online teachings from leading spiritual teachers. We meet at 17 Elk St. (the Eureka Unitarian Universalist Fellowship) in Eureka Springs. For more information, call Sandy Pope at 479-253-6181.

Topical Christian Studies every Tuesday
Rev. Dr. John Wallace of the Holiday Island Community Church leads topic studies every Tuesday evening at 6:30 p.m. at the church at 188 Stateline Drive in Holiday Island. Info: 479-253-8200.

Farewell 4-H second Tuesdays
Farewell 4-H is an old 4-H club that has had many generations go through already. Farewell 4-H resumed meetings in October 2013. They meet the second Tuesday of the month at the Head School House at 6 p.m. and always have a potluck supper. We have over 30 young members and parent volunteers. The club is for anyone who is eager to learn about the country, or old-fashioned, way of life that seems to be fading.

Lions Club meets second and fourth Tuesdays
The Lions Club of Eureka Springs meets on 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at Noon at the Forest Hill Restaurant. Lions Clubs International is the largest service club organization in the world. Its 1.35 million members in more than 46,000 clubs are serving communities in over 200 countries and geographical areas around the globe. Since 1917, Lions clubs have aided the blind and visually impaired, championed youth initiatives and strengthened local communities through hands-on service and humanitarian projects. For more information about Lions Clubs International, visit www.lionsclubs.org.

HI Photography Guild meets fourth Tuesdays
The Guild meets at 3 p.m. in Room A, lower level, of the Clubhouse at 1 Country Club Drive in Holiday Island. Speakers and field trips. For more information on the guild, email hiphotoguild@outlook.com.

North Arkansas College GED Classes Tuesdays and Thursdays
At the Green Forest Public Library on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Classes are free to the public. For more information call North Arkansas College Adult Education Office at (870) 391-3198.

Craft and story time every Tuesday
The Green Forest Library will have craft and story time at 10:30 a.m. each Tuesday.

Eureka Springs Hospital Guild meets every first Tuesday
Eureka Springs Hospital Guild meets at 1:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of every month at the hospital cafeteria. For more information call Mary Lou at 479-253-9398.

Eureka Springs Farmers Market
The Eureka Springs Farmers Market will be open from 7 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the parking lot of Pine Mountain Village. There are fresh vegetables, meats, baked goods, soaps, jellies and seasonal items like wreaths and crafts.

WEDNESDAYS
Knitting and Crochet Club meet first and third Wednesdays
The Knitting and Crochet Club meets at 11:30 a.m. the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Green Forest Library at 206 East Main Street. For more information call 870-438-6700.

Coloring at the library
The Green Forest Library offers free coloring pages for adults and children to color and then hang in the gallery every Wednesday at 206 East Main Street. For more information call 870-438-6700.

An Inquiry into Sufism slated every second and fourth Wednesday
Melissa Clare will host "An Inquiry into Sufism" at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays each month. These Wednesdays include Oct. 14 and 28, Nov. 11 and 25 and Dec. 8 and 23.

Freeman Heights Baptist Church hosts AWANA Wednesdays
Freeman Heights Baptist Church, located on 522 W. Freeman Ave., hosts AWANA at 6 p.m. Wednesdays. The group welcomes children from pre-school to sixth grade, offering lessons, activities and games, as well as a meal from 5:30 p.m. to 5:50 p.m. Van pickup is available. For more information, call 870-423-2509.

Verse-by-verse Bible studies every Wednesday
Led by Rev. Dr. John Wallace at Holiday Island Community Church at 188 Stateline Drive. Info: 479-253-8200.

Holiday Island Garden Club meets every third Wednesday
Holiday Island Garden Club will meet the third Wednesday of each month excluding July, August and December. Membership costs $12. Contact BJ Dennis at 402-326-3326, Patricia Messer at 479-981-6079, Tara Lawson at 479-244-0679 or Cathie Drake at 479-253-2377 for more information.

Eureka! Quilters Guild meets second Wednesday
Eureka! Quilters Guild meets the second Wednesday of the month at 10 a.m. at Lone Star Bible Church located five miles south of Eureka Springs on Highway 23. A business meeting is from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., followed by a sign-up luncheon. A quilting program follows lunch.

Carroll County Riders meet second Wednesday
The Carroll County Riders meet on the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at Sparky's Roadhouse Cafe in Eureka Springs.

THURSDAYS
Berryville Alcoholics Anonymous
Berryville's Alcoholics Anonymous chapter meets at 7 p.m. Thursday of each week at the Community of Christ Church at 501 Orchard Drive. The meetings take place in the basement next to the lower parking lot of the church. For more information call 870-929-6236.

Classic kids movies
The Green Forest Library will show classic kids movies at 4 p.m. the second and third Thursdays of each month at 206 East Main Street. For more information call 870-438-6700.

Eureka Springs Study Group is every Thursday
The Eureka Springs Study Group continues with the concept of emptiness and impermanence with "Two Subtle Realities" by Geshe Topgal, a professor at the University of South Carolina. Silent Meditation begins at 4 p.m. and the book study is from 4:30-5:30 Thursdays at the Library Annex in Eureka Springs.

Olympic Parade Storytime Series on Thursdays
The Berryville Library at 104 Spring Street will highlight a different country each week throughout the summer at its story time programs at 10 a.m. each Thursday. There will be stories, snacks and crafts for all. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

Beginning Readers' Theater on Thursdays
The Berryville Library at 104 Spring Street is hosting a new program for beginning readers at 11 a.m. on Thursdays in June and July. New readers will get to show off their reading skills as they help make a story come to life each week. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

Teen Tech Time on Thursdays

Teens can build a robot this summer during Teen Tech Time at 1 p.m. on Thursdays in June and July at the Berryville Library at 104 Spring Street. Call 870-423-2323 for more information.

Basketball every Thursday night
Holiday Island will hold Thursday Night Basketball at 6 p.m. every Thursday at First Southern Baptist Church of Holiday Island, 6 Dove Circle. All are invited. Call 479-253-6711 for more information.

Cancer support group meets first and third Thursdays
The Cancer Support Group meets the first and third Thursday of the month at 4 p.m. at the Holiday Island Community Church Fellowship Hall at 188 Stateline Drive. Group is completely confidential. Cancer survivors and caregivers/spouses welcome. For more information, contact Dr. Frank Dinello at 479-253-7235.

Prayer gatherings held first and third Thursdays
Prayer gatherings will be held from 11 a.m. to noon on the first and third Thursdays of the month at the Heart of Many Ways at 68 Mountain Street in Eureka Springs. The gatherings will feature invocations and prayers for changes needed in world crises. Call Amrit at 479-253-3165 for more information.

Friends of the Berryville Library is second Thursdays
Berryville Public Library meets on the second Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m. to discuss library events and to brainstorm fundraising ideas. Interested individuals do not need to have a library card. Membership is open to the community at large. For more information, contact the library at 870-423-2323.

HI Craft Guild meets second Thursdays
The Holiday Island Craft Guild meets the second Thursday of the month at 2 p.m. in the Island Room, across from the Holiday Island Recreation Center.

Alzheimer's Support Group for Caregivers third Thursdays
Mercy Auxiliary in conjunction with Area Agency on Aging will sponsor an Alzheimer's Support Group for Caregivers the third Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Meetings will be in the conference room at Area Agency on Aging on 1204 Primrose in Berryville. Caregivers are welcome at any meeting to share experiences and to receive comfort and resources. For more information, call Rebecca Davis at 870-350-3415 or Anita Spearman at 479-981-0626.

Eureka Springs Lego Club meets third Thursdays
The Lego Club meets the third Thursday of every month from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Carnegie Public Library. The activity is free and snacks will be provided. It is intended for children ages 5 to 12. For more information, contact the library at 479-253-8754 or info@eurekalibrary.org.

HI Quilt Guild meets third Thursdays
The Holiday Island Quilt Guild meets the third Thursday of every month at 10 a.m. for a sewing workshop and at 1 p.m. for a membership meeting in the Holiday Island Clubhouse, Room A, lower level, at 2 Country Club Drive. Everyone is invited. For more information, visit their website at https://sites.google.com/site/holidayislandquiltguild.

Discovering Gratitude Alcoholics Anonymous every Thursday
Family Group meets every Thursday at 7 p.m., at Blue Eye United Methodist Church in the lower level Fellowship Hall, 6238 E. State Highway 86, Blue Eye, MO. Please feel free to attend.

Ham radio in Eureka Springs second and third Thursdays
The Little Switzerland Amateur Radio Club meets the second Thursdays of the month at noon at the Eureka Springs Pizza Hut, 2048 E. Van Buren. It meets the third Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Please check the website for the location of this meeting at http://lsarc.us. Anyone with an interest in amateur radio is welcome.

Poetluck is third Thursdays
Poetluck takes place every third Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at The Writers' Colony at Dairy Hollow, 515 Spring Street, Eureka Springs, Ark. Everyone is welcome and read their work for up to 4 minutes, after which Colony writers share their works.

Eureka Springs Rotary Club meets on Thursdays
The Eureka Springs Rotary Club meets at noon on Thursdays at the Forest Hills Restaurant. A salad bar and buffet lunch are available. For more information contact eurekasprgsrotary@gmail.com.

Eureka Springs Buddhist Study Group meets on Thursdays
The Eureka Springs Buddhist Study Group will meet each Thursday at 4 p.m. at the Heart of Many Ways in the Christian Science Church at 68 Mountain Street for 30 minutes of meditation followed by reading and discussion of "Atisah's Lamp for the Path."

FRIDAYS
Bible Gateway Reading Plan every Friday
Enhanced by Dr. J. Vernon McGee. Info: 479-253-8200.

Eureka Springs Garden Club
The Eureka Springs Garden Club meets the fourth Friday of each month at various locations. Everyone interested in gardening is invited to attend. For more information call Annie 479-275-8563.

Holiday Island Farmers Market
The Holiday Island Farmers Market will be held in Veteran's Park from 4 p.m. to dark on Fridays. There will be live music, produce, baked goods, crafts and more.

Friday Family Movie Night
Holiday Island will hold Friday Night Family Movie Night at 6 p.m. at First Southern Baptist Church of Holiday Island, 6 Dove Circle. Admission is free and popcorn and soda will be served. Call 479-253-6711 for more information.

Dances of Universal Peace is third Fridays
Dances of Universal Peace is held at the Unitarian Universalist Church on 17 Elk street in Eureka Springs 7 p.m. every third Friday of the month. The dances are simple and joyful moving meditations that involve the singing of sacred phrases with accompanying movements from the world's many spiritual traditions. Participation is free of charge. Contact Rebecca Babbs at 479-253-8303 or email her at babbsrebecca@gmail.com for more information.

Coloring book workshop every Friday
Painter's Palette Art School on the Berryville Square will host a free coloring book workshop from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. every Friday. Call Lynne Crow at 479-586-4868 for more information.

SATURDAYS
Alpena Historical Society is third Saturdays
The Alpena Historical Society meets every third Saturday of the month, at 10 a.m. at the Old Auman store in Alpena, which is now the courthouse, just off Main street. The public is invited to attend and share knowledge, memories, artifacts and ideas, after the agenda is dealt with. For more information call 870-437-2440.

Berryville Farmers Market open Saturdays
The Berryville Farmers Market is open 7:30 a.m. to noon Saturdays at the Berryville Square.The farmers market has several new items this year, including cut flowers.

CALENDAR SUBMISSIONS
Inclusion in the Community Calendar is free and offered to residents, nonprofit groups and local government agencies. Email your news item to ccnnews@cox-internet.com, mail it to Carroll County News, PO Box 232, Berryville AR 72616, or fax it to 870-423-6640.