This Week in Our Community
April 8th 9:30 A.M. – 2:30 P.M. Blood Drive: The blood drive will be held at Ozark Health in the wound care center. To schedule an appointment visit arkbi.org. Donors get their choice of t-shirts available.
April 10th 6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. Smart Recovery Meetings: Conway Counseling and Wellness Center Clinton will start SMART Recovery meetings. Meeting will be held EVERY Wednesday at 224 Shakerag Rd Clinton, AR. Please call Angie at 501-745-8001 for more information
April 11th 6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. Clinton City Council Meeting: Meetings of the Clinton City Council are usually held the 2nd Thursday of every month at the Clinton Municipal Airport off Hwy 16 East. The public and all press & media are invited to attend.
April 13th 6:00 A.M. Community Yard Sale: Join us in Downtown Clinton for a community Yard Sale. Everyone is welcome to set up and sell your items or join in the fun and find something new to take home.
April 13th 11:00 A.M. Duck Derby Race: Help support your local library and get a chance to win an awesome prize by purchasing your duck this week. Ducks are available at the VBC Library and you for more information contact the library at 501-745-2100.
April 13th 12:00 P.M. Van Buren Daughters of American Revolution: The meeting will be held at the Van Buren County Library in Clinton for their regular chapter meeting at 12 p.m. After the meeting they will convene to Clinton Lovely Park by the Pond for a tree/marker dedication for our member, Janie Fullilove, who passed away Feb 10th 2019. Everyone is invited to join us.
Alice George Vice Regent 501-825-7110.
April 16th 6:00 P.M. Clinton Advertising and Promotion Meeting: The Clinton A&P Commission meets every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M. at the Clinton Municipal Airport on Hwy 16 East. The meetings are open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend.
April 16th 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Call in Van Buren County Informational Meeting: Have you ever wondered how you can become a foster or adoptive parent? Do you have a desire to volunteer and help foster and adoptive families and children right here in our community? The CALL in Van Buren County is hosting an informational meeting at Fairfield Bay Baptist Church at 481 Dave Creek Parkway in Fairfield Bay. Everyone is welcome because together we can ensure the children of Van Buren County are loved for a lifetime!
April 18th 6:00 P.M. Van Buren County Quorum Court: Meetings of the Van Buren County Quorum Court are held the 3rd Thursday of every month at 6:00 p.m. at the Van Buren County Annex building off Highway 65 in Clinton.
April 19th 4:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. Ozark Health Foundation’s First Annual Fish Fry: This event will be held in the Ozark Health Cafeteria. Fried Fish, Chicken Strips, and sides will be available from 4:30-7:00 p.m. to dine in or for pickup. Adult Tickets are $10 in Advance and $12 at the door. Kids ages $5 in Advance and $6 at the Door. Kids under 5 are Free. Tickets are available at First Security Bank in Clinton and by calling Kristi at 745-9523.
April 21st 2:00 P.M. Archey Fork Easter Egg Blast: Over 10,000 eggs will be waiting for you at Clinton’s largest Easter Egg Hunt on record. Everyone is welcome to join the fun at the softball fields in Archey Fork Park. Kids will be divided into age groups for hunting. This event is brought to you by the Clinton Volunteer Fire Department. For more information please call city hall at 501-745-8110.
May 4th 10:00 A.M. – Noon Picking on the Square: Join other local residents for an acoustic music jam in Clinton on the historical downtown square under the big tree on the west side of the court house (during inclement weather session will be held in the Van Buren County Democrat Office). This is an acoustic gathering so no mics or amps. Bringing a chair is recommended, come join our musical circle or just stop by and listen.
May 6th – 8th Junk-B-Gone: This event has been made possible through the hard work of the Clinton Street Department and their continuing efforts to not only maintain our city streets but to improve our city and the lives of its residents.
· CLINTON CITY LIMITS ONLY
· NO HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE
· TRASH MUST BE ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD
· TRASH MUST BE OUT THE DAY BEFORE SCHEDULED PICK UP SO IT IS AVALIABLE WHEN WORKERS OR IN THAT AREA
PICK UP DATES AND LOCATIONS:
· HIGHWAY 16 EAST AND WEST MAY 6th
· SCHOOL HILL AND DOWNTOWN MAY 7th
· LITTLE RED RIVER SOUTH TO CITY LIMIT May 8th
May 7th 6:00 P.M. Sons of the Revolution Meeting: The Abraham Van Buren Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution will meet at the Western Sizzlin’ Steak House in Clinton. Members and guests are encouraged to come 30-45 minutes early to socialize before the start of the meeting. Members may bring their spouse, as we always welcome your ladies at our meetings.
We also invite new member prospects to attend the meeting. If you have an ancestor who served in the military, or in a civilian capacity which demonstrated their support of the Revolution, and you are interested in membership, come visit with us at this meeting.
June 8th 9:00 A.M. The Ozark Health Foundation's Ozark Golf Classic: This event will be held at the Indian Hills Golf Course in Fairfield Bay. This 4 man Scramble starts with a shotgun start at 9:00 a.m. The cost is $400 per team which includes Golf Play, 1st Security Bank Golf Shirt, Lunch, Free on Course beverages and snacks, and a chance to win prizes. For more information call Kristi at (501) 745-9523.
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