Wednesday, Feb. 14
9 a.m. - 6 p.m. — Friends of the Library’s Valentine’s Day basket sale; Pea Ridge Community Library
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. — Story Hour, Pea Ridge Community Library, 801 N. Curtis Ave.
12 p.m. — New Home Extension Club, Concordia Retirement and Independent Living Center
12:30 p.m. –New Meadowbrook E.H. Club of Garfield; to confirm meeting time, contact Karen Launderville, 479359-2460.
Thursday, Feb. 15
Pea Ridge Optimist Club, Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church; for information and meeting time, call Sandy Lasater at 903-6795.
6:30-7:30 p.m. — Jr. Girl Scout Troop No. 5780, Mt.Vernon Presbyterian Church
7:30 p.m. — Garfield AA, Brightwater Methodist Church. Open meeting and no smoking; for information, call 619-6127.
Friday, Feb. 16
9:30 a.m. — Home School Art class, ages 6-11, Pea Ridge Community Library
10 a.m. — Home School Art Class, ages 12-18, Pea ridge Community Library
Saturday, Feb. 17
7 p.m. — Seligman Dance, Seligman Chamber of Commerce with Band: Three Hits and a Miss at the Seligman Chamber Event Center on Missouri Hwy. 37 north of Seligman; for information, call 417-662-3612 or 531-8255.
Monday, Feb. 19
Presidents Day — Pea Ridge City Hall closed; No school Pea Ridge Public schools
Tuesday, Feb. 20
9-11 a.m. — Loaves ’n Fishes food pantry, The Ridge Community Church, 836 N. Curtis Ave.; for information, call Bonnie Austin at 451-9333 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
10:30 a.m. — 55 and Over Club, EMS community room; for information, call president Bob Hauter at 451-8274.
11 a.m. — Water bottle bird feeders, ages 4 and up, Pea Ridge Community Library
6 p.m. — Free Adult Yoga Class, bring mat, Pea Ridge Community Library
Wednesday, Feb. 21
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. — Quilter’s Club, Pea Ridge Community Library
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. — Mrs. Carrie’s Toddler Story Time & craft, Pea Ridge Community Library, 801 N. Curtis Ave.
4 p.m. — 7th Grade Book Club, Pea Ridge Community Library, 801 N. Curtis Ave.
4 - 6 p.m. — Loaves ’n Fishes food pantry, The Ridge Community Church, 836 N. Curtis Ave.; for information, call Bonnie Austin at 451-9333 or e-mail email@example.com.
Breakfast with the birds
Our feathered friends will be at center stage at Hobbs State Park – Conservation Area during our third annual program series: Birds and Breakfast. Come enjoy a cup of coffee or juice and have breakfast with the birds. Have you ever seen all the feathers of a goldfinch, chickadee, or other songbird up close? Well, this is your chance. You will witness this unique scientific process upclose, and then help us release the birds back into the wild.
MEETINGS AT THE MUSEUM
LifeWriters, a group for people interested in writing the stories of their own lives or those of family and friends, will meet at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 19, in the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History.
Civil War Roundtable
The Northwest Arkansas Civil War Roundtable will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, in the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History.
Wireless Society to Meet
The Ozark Wireless Society will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, in the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History.
EVENTS Museum Exhibit Celebrates 50 years
Fifty from Fifty, an exhibit celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, opened Monday, Feb. 5. The exhibit will feature artifact acquired during each of the Shiloh Museum 50 years, from 1968-2018. Among the items
From 9-10:30 a.m., the Wildlife Society of the University of Arkansas will be catching song birds, handling these birds, and then releasing them back into the wild. Learn about how this type featured are a“Whites Only”waiting room door from the Springdale train depot, folklorist Vance Randolph’s derringer pistol, and a handmade wooden crutch from Newton County. Fifty from Fifty will be on display through Jan. 12, 2019.
George Washington Carver
Curtis Gregory, park ranger at George Washington Carver National Monument, will discuss the life and work of scientist, educator, and humanitarian George Washington Carver, at noon Wednesday, Feb. 21, in the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History.
The Shiloh Museum of Ozark History will explore Ozark fossils from 10-11