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


Wednesday: Story time will be held for birth age to toddlers in the Children’s Department at the Lonoke Public Library at 10 a.m.


Wednesday: Teen Book Club at 4 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


Thursday: Kids Plant Craft at 4 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


Friday: At 10 a.m. there will be children’s bingo for ages entering Kindergarten through sixth grade. Also, at 1 p.m. we will have our Dig. Plant. Grow. Activity in the children’s department at the Lonoke Public Library.


Friday: The Wade Knox Children’s Advocacy center will host it’s annual ESAU Corn Fundraiser this Friday, July 7, July 14 and Aug. 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.


Saturday: 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 this 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. For more information, please contact Betty Coors at 501-961-1409 or betty.coors@arkansas.gov.


Monday: Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


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


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


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


Tuesday: There will be an adult craft held at 10 a.m. Brick by Brick will also be held at 10 a.m.for the children. Teen journaling will be held in the train room at the Lonoke Public Library at 2 p.m.


Tuesday: Adult Craft at 4 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


Tuesday: The Cabot school board will meet at 6 p.m. in the administration building.


July 12: Adventure Day Camp at Toltec Mounds will be July 12-14 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Cost is $53.75 per child. Kids ages 8-12 who enjoy energetic outdoor adventures are invited to take part in this camp. Day campers will participate in activities like kayaking, fishing, and hiking. Trips to Pinnacle Mountain State Park, Witt Stephens Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center, and Heifer Village are also planned for the camp. Drinks, and snacks will be provided but campers will be responsible for bringing their own lunch. Reservations are required. Payment in advance confirms your reservation. For more information, contact: Jon Hutto or Amy Griffin at 501-961-9442; e-mail: jonathan.hutto@arakansas.gov. amy.griffin@arkansas.gov


July 13: Teen painting will be held at the Lonoke Public Library at 2 p.m. in the train room.


July 13: Kids Coding program at 4 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


July 14: Dig. Plant. Grow. will be at 1 p.m. at the Lonoke Public Library.


July 17: There will be a children’s summer movie at 10 a.m. in the Children’s Department in the Lonoke Public Library.


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


July 17: The Cabot City Council will meet at 7 p.m. in the city Annex Building.


July 18: The Lonoke County Library board will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the England Library.


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


July 19: Teens Coding program at 4 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library


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


July 21: Dig. Plant. Grow. will be at 1 p.m. at the Lonoke Public Library.


July 24: Wii Play all day and all ages at the Carlisle Public Library


July 25: At 10 a.m. there will be an adult craft in the main lobby area of the Lonoke Public Library. Also, at 2 p.m. there will be a teen coding class in the train room.


July 26: Story time will be held for birth age to toddlers in the Children’s Department at the Lonoke Public Library at 10 a.m.


July 28: Adult bingo will be held at 2 p.m. in the main lobby area at the Lonoke Public Library.