Community Education Class Schedule

WEEK OF February 22 – February 26 As always we request that you call in advance to reserve your space… One Day Painting with Panache Tuesday, February 23 10:00am – 12:00 noon At the Education Center studio! Acrylic artist Jim Tindall will lead the 2 hour class for beginning students who will complete a finished […]

Community Education Center Update

The Fairfield Bay Community Education Center will reopen on Tuesday, February 2 for the 2016 season. In celebration of Fairfield Bay’s 50th Anniversary, we will focus on our areas earliest peoples and their 4,000 year old legacy from the Indian Rock Cave (Edgemont Shelter on the National Register of Historic places). Sterling scholars lecture series […]

Shirley Receives Exxon/Mobile Grant

Shirley High School has received a $500 grant from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance Program. Billy D. Jackson of B-B Oil Company of Searcy, Arkansas worked with school officials to secure the grant which is one of thousands available to schools across the country. The grants are made possible by funding from the ExxonMobil Corporation. The […]

Education Center Year End Message

First of all, let me say that I am extremely pleased with the quality and quantity of classes, programs and events that the Education Center has offered during my first 6 months as Director. I have had the good fortune to take over a school that had well established classes, with outstanding instructors and a […]

Shirley Basketball

Shirley vs St. Joseph Conway St Joseph, AR – The Shirley Senior Blue Devils won 2 out of 3 games in the Conway St Joseph Classic in early December. Shirley defeated the host team, Conway St Joeseph in the opening round 47 to 37. Guard Michael Meeuwsen led the Blue Devils with 14 points and […]

Community Education Center Classes

REMAINING WEEK OF November 11 – November 13 As always we request that you call in advance to reserve your space… ONE DAY Jewelry Making Wednesday, November 11 ~ 10 a.m.- noon Learn the basics of jewelry making, select your beads from our stock, design your earrings, necklace or bracelet and then leave with your […]

The Burlsworth Game by Mary Considine

Pictured Back Row (left to right): Jake Shaver, Jesse Morgan, TO Sawrie, Courtney Hutto, Logan Scott, Logan Nash, and Emma Boerner. Front row (left to right): Rick Ward, Paige Reed, Trent Cooley, Katie Hutto, Tessa Berry, Amber Lott, and Clayton Borecky. All-American, Brandon Burlsworth, was a well-known football player among sports fans everywhere. He began […]

Community Education Center Classes

WEEK OF November 4 – November 6 As always we request that you call in advance to reserve your space… ONE DAY Jewelry Making Wednesday, November 4 ~ 10 a.m.-noon Learn the basics of jewelry making, select your beads from our stock, design your earrings, necklace or bracelet and then leave with your project. Our […]

NCAFA&E Sponsors “Apollo to the Moon”

Nearly 250 excited children filled the large ballroom in the Fairfield Bay Conference Center on Friday, October 16. Being bussed in from schools in the area, these children had the opportunity to not only enjoy a first rate theatrical performance but also to celebrate a significant bit of history. The story line revolved around Scott […]

Community Education Classes

WEEK OF October 28 – October 30 As always we request that you call in advance to reserve your space… ONE DAY Jewelry Making Wednesday, October 28 ~ 10 a.m.-noon Learn the basics of jewelry making, select your beads from our stock, design your earrings, necklace or bracelet and then leave with your project. Our […]