Artist League Sponsors Multimedia Textural Demonstration By Caren Garner

Artist, Caren Garner, shows the NCA Artist League how to achieve texture by combining gesso, acrylic matte medium, paint, and paper napkins in a piece of nonobjective art. She also demonstrated the use of many other types of materials and paint. To see more photos of this demonstration, check out the North Central Arkansas Artist […]

Open Mic Night at Encore

The Fairfield Bay Conference Center is hosting an “OPEN MIC” night on the 3rd Thursday night of every month beginning on February 18, 2016 and continuing through October 20. Open Mic will be 5 p.m. til 8 p.m. in ENCORE, off the lobby in the Conference Center. OPEN MIC entertainment will be our very own […]

2035 Committee: History, Accomplishments, Aspirations

On December 4, 2013, Mayor Paul Wellenberger called together eight Fairfield Bay residents who had different skills, had varied backgrounds, and shared a common interest in promoting Fairfield Bay. The Mayor asked them to generate ideas that would prepare our community for the future. He challenged the group to “Imagine Fairfield Bay in 2035.” Henceforth, […]

New at the Library

Fiction: Event the Dead by Benjamin Black The Newsmakers by Lis Wiel The Bitter Season by Tami Hoag Nine Lives by Wendy Corsi Straub After the Crash by Michel Bussi And Again by Jessica Chiarella The Girls She Left Behind by Sarah Graves The Census Taker by China Mieville Murder Most Malicious by Alyssa Maxwell […]

Lenten Dinner Specials at St. Francis

The Alter Society and Knights of Columbus will be serving lenten dinners in the Parsh Hall every Friday night starting February 12, 2016 from 5-6 p.m. Doors open at 4 p.m. The charge at the door will be a nominal fee of $5-$9 based upon the cost of what is being served that night. The […]

Library Book Sale

The Fairfield Bay Library is having a book sale with some great price reductions for the month of February. All non-fiction books are 50¢ each, paperbacks are four for $1, and fiction buy three and get one free. We have had lots of great donations and good selections. This is a great time to buy […]

Lifeline Screening

Residents living in and around Clinton, Arkansas can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening. Pee Dee Baptist Church will host this community event on 2/15/2016. The site is located at 2744 Highway 16 East in Clinton. Screenings can check for: […]

Calling All Collectors

Do you have a fabulous collection of Fairfield Bay memorabilia? You know the stuff – cups, pins, hats, or posters from festivals of days gone by… pictures of the “good ole days”…? We’d love to include your items in the collection that will be displayed as part of our Fairfield Bay 50th Anniversary celebration, to […]

Club Gearing Up to Hire Seasonal Employees

It is that time of year again! The Fairfield Bay Community Club will start gearing up for summer by hiring staff that is needed during our busiest time of year. In February, we start advertising for seasonal positions such as: •Marina dockhands and cashiers •Recreation attendants for the swimming pool and mini golf •Pro Shop […]

Van Buren County Rescue Holds Extracation Exercise

The Van Buren County Rescue held an extracation exercise on Saturday, January 29, at the DPS station and Utilities Department in Fairfield Bay. This was a county wide effort with several departments participating. This exercise is held at least every six months to keep personnel up to date on equipment and training.