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Today: Story time will be held at 10 a.m.in the Children’s Department of the Lonoke Public Library for ages birth to 4 years of age.
Today: Teen Creative Journaling at 4 p.m. at Carlisle Public Library
Thursday: Story Time at 10 a.m. at Carlisle Public Library
Thursday: Kids Coding at 4 p.m. at Carlisle Public Library
Thursday: The Lonoke County Quorum Court will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Annex building.
Friday: There will be an adult craft held at 10 a.m. in the front lobby area at the Lonoke Library.
Join park staff at Toltec Mounds Archaeological State Park from 9 a.m.-12 p..m. for a unique hands-on opportunity to learn how to use prehistoric weapons. Participants will make a spear and atlatl to take home. All materials are provided. Ages 12 and up. (Those participants who are under 18 must have an adult present.) Reservations are required as space is limited. Cost is $10. Toltec Mounds Archaeological State Park is in Lonoke County just southeast of Little Rock. It is a day-use park dedicated to Native American education, research and preservation. The park is one of the 52 state parks administered by the State Parks Division of the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism. Information on Toltec Mounds Archaeological State Park can be found online at: http://www.arkansasstateparks.com/toltec/. For more information, contact: Amy Griffin, Park Interpreter, Toltec Mounds Archeological State Park, 490 Toltec Mounds Rd., AR 72142; phone: 501-961-9442; e-mail: email@example.com.
Monday: The Lonoke School Board will meet at 6 p.m. in the administration building.
Tuesday: Calligraphy Class at 4 p.m. at Carlisle Public Library
Tuesday: 4H Science experiment will be held at 4 p.m. for ages 5 to 12 in the Children’s Department.
Tuesday: The Carlisle City Council will meet at 6 p.m. at city hall.
Aug. 23: Story time will be held at 10 a.m. in the Children’s Department of the Lonoke Public Library for ages birth to 4 years of age.
Aug. 23: Teen Coding at 4 p.m. at Carlisle Public Library
Aug. 24: American Legion Post 71 Cabot will be holding our monthly meeting at 7 p.m. at the Post, 114 N. 1st Street, Cabot. A meal will be at 6 p.m. All members and spouses are welcome to come. All ladies may join and/or attend the Auxiliary meeting. Daughters can join the Junior Auxiliary. If you are a Veteran and are interested in joining or a son of a Veteran, come on by. If you are a motorcycle rider, we have a Legion Riders Chapter, too.
Any questions, call 501-203-5715.
Aug. 24: Story Time at 10 a.m. at Carlisle Public Library
Aug. 24: Color me calm is for adults and will be held at 10 a.m. in the front lobby area of the Lonoke Public Library.
Aug. 25: We have adult bingo at 10 a.m. and Dig. Plant. Grow. at 4 p.m. for all ages at the Lonoke Library.
Aug. 26: Central Arkansas Team Care for the Homeless, CATCH, will be having a meeting at 10 a.m. at the American Legion Post 71, 114 N 1st St, Cabot, the Cabot mini mall. Any questions, call 501-203-5715.
Aug. 28: A basic computer class will be held at 10 a.m. at the Lonoke Library. You can bring your own laptop or use one of the library’s computers.
Aug. 28: Crazy 8’s Math Club at 4 p.m. at Carlisle Public Library
Aug. 29: Teen journaling will be held at 4 p.m. in the train room at the Lonoke Library.
Aug. 29: Pinch of This at 4 p.m. at Carlisle Public Library
Aug. 30: Story time will be held at 10 a.m. in the Children’s Department of the Lonoke Public Library for ages birth to 4 years of age.
Aug. 30: Teen Book Club at 4 p.m. at Carlisle Public Library
Aug. 31: Story Time at 10 a.m. at Carlisle Public Library
Aug. 31: The Lonoke County Museum will host a yard sale Aug. 31, Sept. 1 and Sept. 2. Donated items are needed. Proceeds go to help keep the doors open. Remaining items will be donated to charity. For more information, call 501-676-6750
Zion Hill Baptist Church is showing the inspirational movie, God’s Not Dead 2, at 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 3. The movie will be shown in the Fellowship Hall. There is no charge for admission.
There will be free popcorn, cotton candy, pink lemonade, and coffee. Sodas may be purchased for 75 cents.
Pastor Terry Fortner and the congregation of Zion Hill Baptist Church invite you to attend their showing of this outstanding film and learn how to find God’s plan for your family. The church is located on Zion Hill Road near the intersection of Highway 89 and 107, four miles west of Highway 5. Fore more information, contact the church office at 501-988-4989.
Sept. 9: The 25th annual antique tractor and engine show will be from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Plantation Agriculture Museum in Scott. The museum invites all pre-1960s tractor exhibitors and hit-and-miss engines, along with those who love them. This event is a treat for all ages and draws out a large community of farmers, tractor owners, and spectators alike. The event is free for exhibitors and visitors. 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. For more information, please contact Betty Coors at (501) 961-1409.
Sept. 9: The Lonoke County museum will be hosting a murder mystery at 6 p.m. at the museum, 215 S.E. Front Street in Lonoke. Cost is $15 per person and $25 per couple. For more information call 501-676-6750
Oct. 7: Annabelle’s Anthem benefit dinner and silent action will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the St. Rose Parish Hall in Carlisle. Annabelle is the daughter of Trey and Lindy Hearn, who was recently diagnosed with ALL, a form of leukemia. Lindy is a sixth grade teacher at Carlisle Public Schools and Trey is a manager at Keo Fish Farm. Annabelle began treatment July 21, and will continue receiving treatment for the next two years. The public is invited to support the family in an evening of dinner, dancing and fun. Dinner will be catered by Harlan Caviness and Chuck Brown. If you would like to purchase tickets, donate an auction item, or have any other question feel free to contact Hilary James at 870552-5259.