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July 26, 2017
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COMING EVENTS

This article was published July 17, 2017 at 11:16 a.m.

To submit your group event to our community events calendar, bring information by the Banner-News office at 130 S. Washington Ave.; mail it to P.O. Box 100, Magnolia, AR 71754-0100; email it to news@bannernews.net; fax it to (870) 234-2551; or call (870) 234-5130.

MONDAY - July 17

New Beginning Christian Ministry, 119 N. First St. in Stephens, will serve fish plates with all the trimmings (fries, hushpuppies, cake) and a drink for $7.50, and fish sandwiches for $2.50 each, beginning at 12 noon. Contact Joyce at 870-562-0354, Mable at 870-949-9150, or Roland Jenkins at 870-675-6320.

The Christmas in July Online Auction benefiting Hannah Pregnancy Resource Center begins continues today and ends at 10 p.m. on July 23. Visit their website, www.hannahprc.com, and click on “Hannah Auction.”

CCAPS is having half-price adoptions during the month of July. They urge you to see them to find your friend and companion. Adoption of cats and kittens is $35; puppies under 6 months, $50; puppies and dogs over 6 months, $45. Located at 501 W. Columbia in Magnolia, CCAPS is open Tuesday-Thursday 1-4 p.m., Friday and Saturday 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For more information, call 870-234-7297 or email ccapsshelter7297@gmail.com.

TUESDAY - July 18

The Columbia County Library will present a musical performance by Brian and Terri Kinder at 2 p.m. as the finale of the Summer Reading Program, “Build a Better World.” All age children are invited to join the fun!

The Christmas in July Online Auction benefiting Hannah Pregnancy Resource Center begins continues today and ends at 10 p.m. on July 23. Visit their website, www.hannahprc.com, and click on “Hannah Auction.”

WEDNESDAY - July 19

Columbia/Lafayette Retired Teachers will meet at 1 p.m. at the First Baptist Bus Depot. Guest speaker will be Jenny Williams, activities director for Hope Landing in El Dorado. Hope Landing is an organization that serves special needs children using horeseback riding, etc. Donations of cleaning supplies, used for animals, or monetary donations will be accepted.

The Christmas in July Online Auction benefiting Hannah Pregnancy Resource Center begins continues today and ends at 10 p.m. on July 23. Visit their website, www.hannahprc.com, and click on “Hannah Auction.”

Magnolia Arts Center will host Free Family Friendly Summer Movies. Doors open at 12:30 p.m., with showtime at 1 p.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult or sitter. Concessions will be available. Today’s feature is Moana.

Harvest Regional Food Bank will distribute USDA commodities directly from their truck 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Seniors 65 and older will be served first, starting at 10 a.m., followed by those younger than 65. The truck will be parked at the C.W. Easter Recreation Center located at 902 E. McKissack St. in Waldo. For more information, call Harvest Regional Food Bank at 870-774-1398 or go to www.harvestregionalfoodbank.org.

SATURDAY - July 22

Le Marché de Lois Gean’s will take place from 10 a.m. until 12 noon in the parking lot beside the store, 109 S. Jackson in Magnolia. Fresh vegetables and fruit, cookies, cakes and baked goods, honey, syrup, jam, jelly, fresh herbs and cut flowers, plants, handmade crafts, live music and the occasional visit by The Guilty Pig Food Truck. Stop inside Lois Gean’s for a free reusable farmer’s market tote bag.

The Christmas in July Online Auction benefiting Hannah Pregnancy Resource Center begins continues today and ends at 10 p.m. on July 23. Visit their website, www.hannahprc.com, and click on “Hannah Auction.”

SUNDAY - July 23

The Christmas in July Online Auction benefiting Hannah Pregnancy Resource Center begins continues today and concludes at 10 p.m. Visit their website, www.hannahprc.com, and click on “Hannah Auction.”

MONDAY - July 24

CCAPS is having half-price adoptions during the month of July. They urge you to see them to find your friend and companion. Adoption of cats and kittens is $35; puppies under 6 months, $50; puppies and dogs over 6 months, $45. Located at 501 W. Columbia in Magnolia, CCAPS is open Tuesday-Thursday 1-4 p.m., Friday and Saturday 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For more information, call 870-234-7297 or email ccapsshelter7297@gmail.com.

TUESDAY - July 25

At 6 p.m. in the administration building, the Magnolia School District will hold a public information meeting regarding the upcoming millage election.

WEDNESDAY - July 26

Magnolia Arts Center will host Free Family Friendly Summer Movies. Doors open at 12:30 p.m., with showtime at 1 p.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult or sitter. Concessions will be available. Today’s feature is The Secret Life of Pets.

SATURDAY - July 29

Le Marché de Lois Gean’s will take place from 10 a.m. until 12 noon in the parking lot beside the store, 109 S. Jackson in Magnolia. Fresh vegetables and fruit, cookies, cakes and baked goods, honey, syrup, jam, jelly, fresh herbs and cut flowers, plants, handmade crafts, live music and the occasional visit by The Guilty Pig Food Truck. Stop inside Lois Gean’s for a free reusable farmer’s market tote bag.

MONDAY- July 31

Emerson Elementary School will host a Kindergarten Camp 8-11 a.m. today and tomorrow for all incoming kindergarteners for 2017-2018. The purpose of this camp is to get your child acquainted with the elementary campus, routines and procedures, and his or her teacher. As you arrive in the morning, please bring your child to the elementary library. At this time a parent orientation will be held to inform you of school expectations and procedures. It would be ideal if you could have your child bring his/her school supplies during camp. If you have any questions, please contact Emerson Elementary at 870-547-2218.

TUESDAY - Aug. 1

The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. is accepting scholarships for the 2017 C. Darline Shepherd Scholarship. Two scholarships valued at $500 will be awarded. Email pwwaka1977@yahoo.com for scholarship criteria and application. Today is the deadline for submission of the application packet.

WEDNESDAY - Aug. 2

LifeShare is having a blood drive at Walmart, 79 By-Pass North in Magnolia, 3-7 p.m. The blood drive will be in the LifeShare Bus and is open to the public.

Magnolia Arts Center will host Free Family Friendly Summer Movies. Doors open at 12:30 p.m., with showtime at 1 p.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult or sitter. Concessions will be available. Today’s feature is Lego Batman.

FRIDAY - Aug. 4

Village Community Center will hold its annual steak supper 5-7 p.m. Tickets are $20 and must be bought or reserved in advance. Meal includes steak, dessert, and trimmings. Tickets are available at Magnolia Feed and Fertilizer and Olson’s Gun Shop. For more information and or reserve tickets, call Denny at 870-949-1203 or Janiece at 870-596-2634.

WEDNESDAY - Aug. 9

Magnolia Arts Center will host Free Family Friendly Summer Movies. Doors open at 12:30 p.m., with showtime at 1 p.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult or sitter. Concessions will be available. Today’s feature is Sing.

FRIDAY - Aug. 11

LifeShare is having a blood drive at Magnolia Regional Medical Center from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. The blood drive will be on the LifeShare Bus and is open to the public.

THURSDAY - Aug. 17

At 6 p.m. in the Walker School auditorium, the Magnolia School District will hold a public information meeting regarding the upcoming millage election.

TUESDAY - Aug. 25

LifeShare is having a blood drive 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. at Lafayette County High School, 712 Chestnut Street in Lewisville. The blood drive is part of LifeShare Blood Centers’ 2017-2018 LifeScholars program. The program is designed to honor students who demonstrate community service and leadership by becoming regular blood donors.

TUESDAY - Aug. 29

At 6 p.m. the Magnolia School District will hold a public information meeting regarding the upcoming millage election. Location TBA.

THURSDAY - Sep. 7

At 6 p.m. in the administration building, the Magnolia School District will hold a public information meeting regarding the upcoming millage election.

TUESDAY - Sep. 12

At 6 p.m. the Magnolia School District will hold a public information meeting regarding the upcoming millage election. Location TBA.

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