August BayToon


Recipe of the Month


Philly Steak & Cheese Philly cheese steaks are known for making yummy sandwiches piled high with thin slices of rib eye steak, sweet peppers, and onions. A popular party and game day treat. Ingredients: 6” Hoagie bun 4 ozs roast beef 1 oz bell pepper sliced (I prefer the red or yellow) 1 oz onion […]

Education Center

Community Education Center Offering New Class-Photography for Kids Welcome to the wonderful world of photography. On Tuesday, August 5, 2014, FFB Community Education Center is offering for the first time a four (4) hour photography class for middle and high school age kids. The class begins at 10:00 a.m. and will end at 2:00 p.m. […]

Organization of the Month

FAIRFIELD BAY LIONS CLUB By Lions, Phyllis & Jim Wilkins The Fairfield Bay Lions Club received it’s charter from Lions International on September 11, 1969 with some 53 original members and meets the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. In the succeeding years, there have been many local Lions Club members […]

NCA Featured Artist-Amy Hill Imler

Amy Hill Imler, Guest Artist-NCA Art Gallery_edited-2

The North Central Arkansas (NCA) Art Gallery is featuring Guest Artist Amy Hill Imler Amy Hill Imler has been painting over forty-five years. She received her formal training at the art Academy of Cincinnati, Ohio where she earned a four-year degree in design in 1969. She illustrated a twenty volume set of Children’s Books entitled […]

Recipe of the Month

Monte Cristo

Monte Cristo Sandwich Rumored to have first been served in Los Angeles in the 1950s, the Monte Cristo sandwich is still a staple on the lunch menu at Disneyland’s Blue Bayou restaurant. There are many ways to make this sandwich, including deep-frying it, but here we’ve presented a basic method for pan-frying that’s much simpler […]

VBC Gardeners

Organization of the Month

Van Buren County Master Gardeners The Van Buren County Master Gardeners is part of the state Master Gardener organization within the University of Arkansas County Extension Service.  The state boasts the involvement of approximately 80 counties in Arkansas, celebrating their 25th year in existence in 2014. The Van Buren County Master Gardeners began just over […]

June Featured Artist


NCA Featured Artist – Marlene Gremillion  The North Central Arkansas (NCA) Art Gallery is featuring Guest Artist Marlene Gremillion. Marlene will be here throughout June. Marlene Gremillion, a Hot Springs Village, Arkansas artist, enjoys creating and designing in many mediums.  Texture plays an important role in what she designs be it in Oil, pastel, watercolor, […]

Outdoor Adventure Group

River Float

The Outdoor Adventure Group’s June Activities Life is an adventure. And if you believe that, then come join us! Mark your calendars for some great June adventures.    Next Adventure: June 5, 2014 In early June we will return to Little Rock for another Bakery, Bar-BQ and, Beer bike tour. This is our annual easy […]