To submit information for the community calendar, e-mail Allison Goodman at cgoodman@arkansasnews.com before 4 p.m. on Friday.


Wednesday: There will be story time at the Lonoke library at 10 a.m. At 2 p.m. there will be a teen craft as well at the Lonoke library.


Wednesday: Teen Coding class is at 4 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library and board games for all ages, will be all day at the Carlisle Public Library


Thursday: Kinders Sing live at 2 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


Thursday: Adult bingo will be held at 10 a.m. at the Lonoke library.


Thursday: The Zyndall Raney Band will perform Saturday, June 24 from 7-10 p.m. at Ward Country Music in Ward. The facility is located just off US Highway 67, Exit 25 just South of Beebe. For any additional information call 870-512-8447 or check the Band Web Site at zwrband.com


Friday: At 1 p.m. we will meet for our Dig, Plant, Grow activity at the Lonoke library garden. Marble maze will be at 2 p.m. at the Lonoke library for children!


Friday: Adult Coding class at 11 a.m. at the Carlisle Public Library and dominoes for all ages, will be all day at the Carlisle Public Library


Monday: Story Time at will be at 10:30 a.m. and Crazy 8’s for K-2nd Grade will at 4 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


Monday: The Lonoke library will be having #MovieMonday held at 10 a.m. will be playing the movie Night At The Museum for the children.


Tuesday: There will be an adult tempt your senses class at 10 a.m. at the Lonoke library. Crazy 8’s Math Club will also meet at 4 p.m. at the Lonoke library.


Tuesday: Tweens craft at 2 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


June 28: Adults tempt your senses at 1 p.m. and Teen book art will be at 4 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


June 28: There will be story time at the Lonoke library at 10 a.m.​


June 29: At the Lonoke library we will have our Summer Reading Bash starting at 10 a.m. NHEMC will be here with live animals and we will have lunch provided by Arvest bank and drawings for our grand prizes!


June 29: End of Summer Reading Program Party at 2 p.m. and NHECM live animal is at 4 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


June 30: The Wade Knox Children’s Advocacy center will host it’s annual ESAU Corn Fundraiser June 30, July 7, July 14 and August 31. Pick up times will be from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. This year only Peaches and Cream cord will be sold. Cost is $25 per bag or $35 per shucked bag. Approximately 72 ears per bag. Friday, July 7 will be shuck day. Cost is $35 per shucked bag Limited quantities will be available on the shucked bags. Call 501-676-2552 to place your order.


June 30: Will play all day at the Carlisle Public Library


July 8: The Plantation Agriculture Museum invites you and your family to journey back to your pioneering roots during our third annual Homegoods Day. Homemakers and crafters from around Arkansas are here to explain and show their goods. We will offer free homemade ice cream, and more. The Plantation Agriculture Museum will be hosting Homegoods Day on Saturday, July 8 from 10-2 p.m. Come out to join the festivities while enjoying fresh homemade ice cream, demonstrations, and crafts. Supplies are limited. All activities will be held inside the air conditioned main museum. Admission is free. The Plantation Agriculture Museum is just 20 minutes from Little Rock at the junction of U.S. Hwy. 165 and Arkansas Hwy. 161. Take exit 7 off I-440 turn right on U.S. Hwy. 165, go 5 miles to Museum and turn right on Arkansas Hwy. 161 in Scott, Arkansas. The Museum is open from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. on Sunday. Admission to the museum exhibits is free for self-guided tours. Guided tours are $4for adults and $3 for children. For more information, please contact Betty Coors at (501) 961-1409 or betty.coors@arkansas.gov.


July 10: The Carlisle Chamber of Commerce will meet at noon in the Civic Center. Lunch will be provided for $10.


July 10: The Lonoke City Council will meet at 6 p.m. at city hall.


July 10: The Carlisle School Board will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the administration building.


July 17: The Lonoke School Board will meet at 6 p.m. in the administration building.


July 18: The Carlisle City Council will meet at 6 p.m. in the Civic Center.


July 20: The Lonoke County Quorum Court will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the annex building.