Stitched With Love
Stitched With Love will have a booth at the Pea Ridge Mule Jump, Saturday, Oct. 13. There will be a Blackhawk Quilt made by Diane McCoy and a threedimensional wooden bowl made by Darrel Wooldridge to be sold through a silent auction. Bidding will end at 3 p.m. We will have other new items for sale.
A special shout out to Dennis Lowe for the hats that he makes for the Arkansas Children’s Hospital. Thanks to a couple of husbands who are working behind the scenes to support SWL with their time and talents also.
The next meeting will be at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 17 in Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church, 1300 North Davis St., Pea Ridge.
Information: 479-531-5381 or 479-644-9760.
Pea Ridge Optimist Club
The Pea Ridge Optimist Club will have a tent at the 30th Annual Pea Ridge Mule Jump on Oct. 13 to display the winners and entries of their Mule Jump Art Contest. The public is encouraged to stop by.
The Pea Ridge Optimist Club will have their Third Thursday Community Update at 6 p.m. Oct. 18 in the Pea Ridge Library’s community room. Featured speaker at this public meeting will be Sgt. Michael Lisenbee, public information officer with the Pea Ridge Police Department.
Northern Horse Trail Loop reopens
Pea Ridge National Military Park has announced that the northern loop of the horse trail will reopen on Saturday, Oct. 6. The trail has been closed while construction work began on a new restroom facility near the Elkhorn Tavern. This restroom facility is not yet completed. Visitors should be aware that the area still has some ongoing construction work and to pay close attention to avoid barricaded areas, which are well marked. Horseback riders are also reminded that horses are not allowed in the immediate areas around Elkhorn Tavern.