Blood Center seeks donors
Community Blood Center of the Ozarks will host blood drives at the following locations:
■ Lowell: 8:30 a.m.12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Wachter Network Services, Inc., 1419 W. Monroe
■ Bentonville: 11 a.m.3 p.m. Thursday, Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport, 1 Airport Boulevard; 9 a.m.1 p.m. July 7, Outdoor Cap, 1200 Melissa Lane
■ Siloam Springs: 1:304:30 p.m. Thursday, Arvest Bank, 1645 Highway 412 W. ■ Springdale: 8:3011:30 a.m. Thursday, Harps General Office, 1004 S. Gutensohn
■ Berryville: 10 a.m.3 p.m. Friday, Mercy Hospital Berryville, 214 Carter
■ Fayetteville: 10 a.m.3 p.m. July 12, U of A Wellness Center, 640 N. Garland; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. July 14, Washington Regional Medical Center, 3215 N. North Hills
Information: (800) 2805337 or cbco.org.
Child care training set
Child Care Aware of Northwest Arkansas is providing free training. Classes include:
■ “Que madre tan padre o que padre a toda madre.” Las clases se encuentran los jueves de 6-8 p.m. y están localizadas en 614 E. Emma Salón 218 en Springdale. Llame al (479) 751-9494 para más información.
Classes are free and first come, first-serve.
Information: (479) 7513463 or nwachildcare.org.
Hobbs hosts clean-up day
The Lake Appreciation Month Clean-up at Hobbs State Park Conservation Area is set for Saturday.
Volunteers are invited to help either by walking along the shoreline or by bringing their own kayaks and canoes to scout the shoreline. Individuals with non-motorized boats will caravan to pre-selected park access sites for clean-up.
All volunteers are asked to register at the Hobbs State Park Conservation Area visitor center at 9 a.m. to receive assignments, gloves and trash bags. The cleanup will last from 9 a.m. until noon, followed by a free lunch and raffle prize giveaway until 1 p.m.
A limited number of kayaks, and stand-up paddle boards will be available. Individuals who would like to utilize boats or boards should contact Becky Roark at (479) 750-8007 or email email@example.com.
Information: (479) 7895000 or email rebekah. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Band plays Tuesday
The Bella Vista Community Band will give a free concert beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Blowing Springs Park in Bella Vista.
The Bella Vista Sunrise Rotary will have a picnic meal available for purchase beginning at 5:30 p.m. Proceeds from the meal will benefit local charities. Bring a chair.
Information: email email@example.com.
ESSA offers July fun
The Eureka Springs School of Art will offer the following workshops July 31 to Aug. 4: ■ Dividing Grains of Glass: Beginning Cloisonné Enamel with Danielle James ■ Upcycled Paper Art with Eloa Jane Periera
■ Introduction to Furniture Design with Steve Palmer
Information: (479) 2535384, essa-art.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.