Courtesy Van drivers needed
The Bella Vista Courtesy Van provides courtesy transportation for those in the community who can no longer drive due to age and/or health. It is an all-volunteer service operating five days a week with two to three vans transporting Bella Vistans for medical appointments, shopping and personal services. The Courtesy Van is in urgent need for men or women drivers who are younger than 77 and can give a couple of days of their time each month. The area of service is Bella Vista, Jane-Walmart, Bentonville and Rogers. If interested in volunteering, contact Bill Puskas at 402981-1571.
Men’s Golf Fellowship
Men’s Golf Fellowship’s NWA Chapter is continuing with their 2017 monthly speaker series at their next breakfast meeting on Friday, Sept. 8, at 7 a.m, Pinnacle Country Club. University of Arkansas baseball coaches Norm DeBriyn and Dave Van Horn will be the guest speakers. Please make reservations at mensgolffellowship.com/ chapters/nw-arkansas. The cost is $20 and can be paid when signing in on Sept. 8.
Men’s Golf Fellowship creates awareness and opportunities for fellowship, and growth with friends who have made Christ a central part of their personal and professional lives. This is accomplished through breakfast meetings, discussion groups and other fellowship venues. Our motto, Growing in Faith with Golf Friends, captures our mission. Men’s Golf Fellowship’s NWAChapter was formed in 2016 to help address the spiritual needs of golf friends in Northwest Arkansas.
Museum Garden volunteer needed
The Bella Vista Historical Museum is looking for a volunteer who likes to garden and would be willing to be in charge of the flower beds at the museum. That person would need to decide what to plant when and then monitor the beds to determine when watering and weeding is needed. Other volunteers are available to assist. Anyone interested in taking on this role is asked to call Bella Vista Historical Society president Xyta Lucas at 479-876-6118 or vice president Virginia Reynolds at 479-715-6137. The museum is located at the corner of U.S. Highway 71 and Kingsland Road, next door to the American Legion.
Women’s Fall Fling
The Bella Vista Women’s Golf Club is hosting the “Fall Fling” Invitational scramble on Thursday, Sept. 7, at 9 a.m. at Bella Vista Country Club. It is open to all ladies with an 18-hole handicap. The entry fee is $35 per person plus green and cart fees. Lunch follows play at Duffers’ Cafe. Entry forms are available at bvwgc.com. For questions, contact Linda Roberts firstname.lastname@example.org or Wanda Barton email@example.com for more information.
Women’s Golf Club Championship
The 2017 Bella Vista Women’s Golf Club Championship will take place Wednesday, Sept. 13, at Dogwood Golf Course and Thursday, Sept. 14, at the Bella Vista Country Club. It is an 8 a.m. shotgun both days with registration beginning at 7 a.m. each morning. The rain date is Sept. 21 at Kingswood Golf course. Registration deadline is Sept. 5. A thank you to Allens Foods for their generous gift certificate donations. Entry forms are available in BV pro shops and online at bvwgc.com.
Women’s Five-Hole Golf
Any ladies interested in a no-pressure (casual, with no handicap) golf league are invited to play at Brittany Golf Course on Mondays. The score is kept for the first five holes, then most continue on for the nine holes. Both riding carts and pull carts are available. Dues are $12 and can be sent to Laura Singleton at 15 Devizis Drive, Bella Vista, AR 72714. For more information and a registration form, go to www.bellavista poa.com/amenities/golf. Then go to Groups or Associations and scroll down to “5-Hole Golf.”
St. Bernard Ladies Golf League
This group is looking for women interested in joining a Wednesday golf league. It offers a friendly, competitive 18-hole group and a social nine-hole group. The season is through October, which includes a weekly $1 individual or team event, a fun guest day and an awards banquet. For details, call Jan Dietman, 479-715-6794, or Kathy King, 479-855-4913.
Oldies Golf Group Seeks Members
The Oldies Golf Group is a ninehole Tuesday-morning group and plays all of the Bella Vista courses. The group plays a different game each week and all handicaps are welcome. There is no fee to join. For more information, contact Barry Owen at 479-876-8432 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.