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New York City is next stop in Conway Chamber travel program

New York City is next stop in Conway Chamber travel program
The Conway Area Chamber of Commerce is providing individuals and families with an opportunity to experience The Big Apple during the 2014 holiday season. The five-day getaway to New York City will take place Dec. 1-5. Sightseeing tours will include Greenwich Village, the Statue of Liberty, Central Park, the Empire State Building, Wall Street, the 9/11 memorial and other world-renowned landmarks. Attendees will also experience the Christmas Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall, a Broadway show, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and shopping at Sak’s Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdale’s and Macy’s. For those who make their reservations before June 1, the cost of the trip is $2,779. The cost after the early bird deadline is $100 more.

May 11 benefit show at the Loony Bin

May 11 benefit show at the Loony Bin

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - This Sunday Little Rock comics will unite to raise money for the victims of last week's storms.

The show will be May 11 at 7:30 p.m., and admission is pay what you want with all of the proceeds going to the victims. Looney Bin will also be collecting donations of supplies. 

This show is packed to the gills with the funniest comics in our area highlighted with sets from Seth Dees  and Keith Terry, hosted by Kris Pierce.

Calling all aspiring fashion models!

Calling all aspiring fashion models!

Little Rock, Ark - Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW) is holding its annual Model Search on May 24 & May 25 at 3 pm - 6 pm on each day at La Quinta Inn & Suites Downtown, located 617 S. Broadway St. Little Rock, AR 72201.

Males and females of all ages and sizes are welcome! Wear plain white t-shirt/tank top, denim pants, no make-up, and no accessories. Ladies bring heels.

Download application at LittleRockFashionWeek.com/models and bring it to the audition.

2nd annual “Tiques and Fleas in the Park” happens May 2

2nd annual “Tiques and Fleas in the Park” happens May 2
MAUMELLE, Ark. ( CEO) - Counting on Each Other, Inc., a Maumelle-based 501(c) 3 non-profit organization is holding a fund raiser, the 2nd annual ‘Tiques and Fleas in the Park”, a community yard sale, at Lake Willastein, May 2 and 3. Free admission. Food, Fun, Flea Market, & Children's activities. 100% of proceeds will support the dental needs of Maumelle seniors. Vendors book early for the best spots! Spaces are limited! Reserve your space today!! Spring into action now, clear your clutter and come set it up here, you price it, and you sell it. Each 19’long 9’wide space is $20.00, 2 spaces $30.00, table(s) are included or bring your own for both days. Setup begins at 6am Friday. The area is secured for the entire event. Rent a booth by calling 501- 993-8867/501-851- 4344 or by emailing countingoneachotherinc@yahoo.com. Sponsored by Counting on Each Other, Thrivent Financial & Maumelle Wellness Center.

Arkansas Foodbank's Empty Bowls event

Arkansas Foodbank's Empty Bowls event

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – The 12th annual Empty Bowls event was held Thursday in Little Rock.

It's the Arkansas Foodbank's largest running and most consistently successful fundraiser. Our very own Tom Brannon emceed the event, where Arkansas artists create works of art for the auction.

Along with great art, there was also a food court of sorts featuring some of Little Rock's top-rated restaurants.

The Foodbank is celebrating 30 years of feeding the hungry this year.

 

Airbrushing Class

Airbrushing Class

Central Arkansas Scale Modelers will be hosting an instructional class on how to use your airbrush on Saturday, May 10th beginning at 2pm at HobbyTown USA Little Rock. The class is free of charge.

-Instructor Led

-Airbrushing Techniques

-Hands on

-Step-by-Step Instruction

If you would like to attend the class, please bring your airbrush,a model to paint, and your choice of paint and thinner. There will be a limited number of airbrushes available to use if you do not own one.

Please fill out the sign up sheet located at the front counter so that we know how many
people to prepare for. The last day to sign up will be Wednesday, May 7th.

 

Contact Person: Brianna Childres

Contact Phone: 501-269-9086

Event Location: 2614 S. Shackleford Rd., Suite C, Little Rock, Arkansas

Email: casmodelers@gmail.com

Website: www.CASModels.org

 

Events at Lake Dardanelle in May

Events at Lake Dardanelle in May

Lake Cruise –Explore the wonders of Lake Dardanelle and the Arkansas River aboard the state park tour boat.  Enjoy abundant wildlife, amazing history, and astounding views of the river valley throughout this 1 hour cruise.  There is no fee for the tour, but space is limited.  You must register for the tour. Call 479-967-5516 to register for a seat. We will begin boarding 15 minutes before the tour, at the boat dock near the south boat ramp.  (Weather permitting)

Tuesdays & Saturdays at 1:30p.m. – What’s for Lunch? –We have 8,000 gallons of aquariums, filled with many of the fish species found in Lake Dardanelle. Join park staff in the visitor center as they feed the fish live food. See for yourself, what’s for lunch?