ARTS is happy to offer season tickets to ARTS members and Hempstead Hall customers for the 2019-2020 Performance Series - Romeo & Juliet, m-pact, Spinning Tales of Peter Pan & Cinderella on ICE, the Four Tops and the Glenn Miller Orchestra. You can choose your type of Season Pass: Lower-level seating for $145 or mid-level seating for only $99! Call Hempstead Hall to assist in your seat selection 870-722-8565. Lower Level Season Tickets are $145.0 for each ticket. For ARTS membership, please call 870-777-8200. You may purchase the season ticket any time prior to the end of the first show on October 22.
The Hempstead County Conservation District will hold their annual nut sale now through October 26th. Order forms are available at their office at 300 West Commerce. For info call David Williams at 777-8800 ext. 134.
The Hope Housing Authority Board meets every 3rd Thursday of each month at noon at the Hope Housing Authority Community Room at 720 Texas Street in Hope
The "Revelation of Hope" Tent Revival is set for September 29th through October 19th at 713 South Grady in Hope. There will be services at 7pm each evening with no meetings on Tuesday or Thursday. Childcare will be provided each night. Refreshments will be served after each meeting. The public is invited.
Prescott School District Board of Directors will present the Annual Report to the Public at the October 08, 2019 school board meeting at 6:00 p.m. in the board meeting room located at in building #5 on the high school campus. The report will consist of a review and discussion of the district and each school report detailing progress toward accreditation status, academic goals, and proposals to correct deficiencies. Patrons, parents and students are invited.
Relay for Life of Hempstead Co. will be hosting the Community Coffee after-hours on Tuesday, October 8th @ the Hope Chamber of Commerce. Time is 4:30 - 6:00PM
Hope-Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee hosted by Hope Water & Light Wednesday, October 9th - 9: 30 am to 11:00 am at 105 North Elm in Hope
Hope-Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee hosted by Hope Water & Light Wednesday, October 9th - 9: 30 am to 11:00 am at 105 North Elm in Hope.
Hempstead County Ministerial Alliance will meet at noon Wednesday, October 9th in the El Agaves meeting room in Hope.
Fulton Fun Day is Saturday, October 12th from 9 am-2 pm at Fulton Union Church, 103 Ogdan Street. Hot dogs, chips, drinks and games. There will be a bounce house, and a dance contest to the Git-Up song for ages 3-12. First place prize is $50 and second place is $25.
Disney's The Lion King will be presented at Hempstead Hall in Hope Friday, October 11th at 6:30 pm. Admission is $4 for all ages
Prescott Nevada County Chamber of Commerce Fall Festival & Trade Days is Saturday, October 12th from 9 am-4 pm at the Nevada County Courthouse in Prescott. Live music and free admission. They are currently looking for Vendors to join in on the fun. If you would like to register please contact the Chamber of Commerce office at 870-887-2101.
President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic Site in Hope Fall Movies in the Park Series will show "On the Basis of Sex" Saturday October 12. The screening will start at 2:00 pm. Call 870-777-4455 for more information
LifeShare Blood Centers will have a blood drive Saturday, October 12th from 10 am-4 pm at 116 Second Street in Prescott during the Prescott Fall Festival.
Cast Iron Cooking class Saturday, October 12th from 10 am-1 pm at Historic Washington State Park. Admission is @25. A Dutch oven is one option for cast iron cooking. Explore the world of cast iron by preparing recipes from the past and present for camp or oven. Contact the park at 870-983-2684.
Prescott Nevada County Chamber of Commerce Fall Festival 5K Run/Walk is Saturday, October 12th starting at the Nevada County Courthouse. This year's race is a certified and timed race by Y.E.E. Stamped Race Timing. You can register at the Chamber of Commerce office at 125 East Main Prescott or online mail registration forms to firstname.lastname@example.org . If you have any questions please call the Chamber of Commerce office at 870-887-2101.
The Brotherhood and Sisterhood of Fulton presents a "Hymn Walk" program October 12th at 6pm at Charity Baptist Church in Fulton. The public is invited. Jessie Henry, President, Dr. Roy Turner, Secretary
The Nevada County Ambulance Service will be sponsoring a Cake Walk at the Fall Festival & Trade Days on Saturday, October 12th from 9 am-4 pm at the Nevada County Courthouse in Prescott. Each round will cost $2.00 to participate. There will be a new Cake Walk each hour starting at 9:30 am. You do not have to pre-register to participate. Listen for the ambulance siren at the Festival to signal a new Walk is about to begin
Second Saturday Youth Fishing Derby October 12th starting at 9:30 am at the Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Center near Columbus. All children ages 15 and under are welcome to participate in these derbies. Bring your pole and some bait, and fish for catfish in the education pond. A limited supply of poles will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Only one pole per participant please. Prizes will be given for the largest and smallest catfish caught. This is a free program. For more information about this or any other program, please contact the Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center at 870-983-2790.
The Power House Church of God in Christ, "the little old church across the tracks in Ozan", will hold an old time revival. Services will be October 11th and 12th at 7pm and October 13th at 11am. The speaker will be Elder Hosea Malone of Little Rock. The church will have their annual "choir day" October 13th at 3pm. Come expecting a "gospel explosion"! Choir President is Sister J. White and the Pastor is Elder Ronnie White. The public is cordially invited.
The Pleasant Hill Cemetery Association will meet Sunday, October 13 at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Building. All interested parties are urged to attend
Installation service for Pastor Lorenzo Kelly and First Lady Geanenita Kelly will be Sunday, October 13th at 4 pm at Macedonia Baptist Church, 2333 Highway 73 West near Columbus. Special guest will be Dr. Robbie L. Moore of Pearly Gate Baptist Church of Dallas, Texas.
Blevins School Scholastic Book Fair is October 14-18 from 8 am-3 pm daily in the school library.
Town of McNab will hold a public meeting to discuss a city sewage project Thursday, October 17th at 5 pm in the McNab Community Center
The monthly singing at Guernsey Baptist Church, 4284 Hempstead 2, is Friday, October 18th. at 6:00 pm. Potluck supper will be served.
Halloween Movie in the Park, hosted by the Junior Auxiliary of Nevada County, is Saturday, October 19th at the Prescott City Park, on 3rd Street. Admission into the event is FREE, however, donations are always welcomed. Event begins at 7:30 PM. JA of NC will have concessions for purchase.
Rafter J Cowboy Church Family Fall Festival Saturday, October 19th at 5:30 pm at 4913 Hwy 29 South - 4 Miles Past UAHT. Hot dogs, music, bounce houses, games, hay ride and chili cook off.
Washington After Dark at Historic Washington State Park Saturday, October 19th from 6 to 9 pm. Meet at Williams' Tavern Restaurant. Adults: $25, Children under 14: $20. Halloween at Historic Washington State Park gives you a chance to indulge your imagination. After enjoying an evening meal at Williams Tavern, light your candle lanterns and accompany an interpretive guide through selected sites in Washington that have some “unexplained” happenings in their history. Call 870-983-2684. Reservations are required
Central Baptist Church in Prescott will have Ladies Day Out (age 60 plus) Monday, October 21st at 10:30 am. A fun time of crafting including lunch. Those attending should bring $10 for craft project and lunch. Contact Judy Duke at 870-703-2689 for details and so she can have a head camp if you plan to attend.
Hope-Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee, hosted by Anytime Fitness will be Wednesday, October 23rd - 9: 30 am to 11:00 m at 1301 North Hervey in Hope
4th Thursday Slip Away with the theme "Music Madness," Thursday, October 24th - 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm in downtown Hope
The monthly singing at Southside Baptist Church, Highway 29 South across from the college in Hope, is Friday, October 25th at 6:00 pm. Potluck supper will be served.
Mt. Zion C.M.E. Church Chicken and Dressing Dinner is October 25th. The church will sell the dinners for $8 a plate. Plates can be delivered or picked up. You can pay at pickup or call for deliver at 777-1722 or 331-0403. Dinners will be served from 10am until they're gone.
An ATA registered shoot will be held Saturday, October 26th at the Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center near Columbus. All targets will be registered and each discipline requires at least three shooters. Singles will start at 9 a.m. with handicap and doubles to follow. Admission fee varies. Registration is not required. For more information about this or any other program, please contact the Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center at 870-983-2790.
A special double-feature movie event is Saturday, October 26th with Captain Marvel at 2:00 pm, a special characters Meet & Greet at 4:30 pm, and Avengers: Endgame at 5:30. Both films are rated PG-13. Tickets for this event will be $5 per person for one movie, or $8 per person for the double-feature. Located at Hempstead Hall on the campus of the University of Arkansas at Hope.
Washington After Dark at Historic Washington State Park Saturday, October 26th from 6 to 9 pm. Meet at Williams' Tavern Restaurant. Adults: $25, Children under 14: $20. Halloween at Historic Washington State Park gives you a chance to indulge your imagination. After enjoying an evening meal at Williams Tavern, light your candle lanterns and accompany an interpretive guide through selected sites in Washington that have some “unexplained” happenings in their history. Call 870-983-2684. Reservations are required.
Downtown Fall Festival with Tailgaters in downtown Hope is Saturday, October 26th at 6:00 pm. Games, candy, costumes, music, and more
Trunk or Treat with the Plow Boys Car Club, Saturday, October 26th at 6:00 pm in downtown Hope. All trucks, cars & motorcycles are welcome. Door prizes, costume contest, games for kids, 50/50 and a raffle for the big giveaway.
Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 2333 Highway 73 West near Columbus, will observe their 150th Anniversary Sunday, October 27th at 3:00 pm. Guest speaker will be Quintin Radford of Kingdom Authority of Gurdon. Lorenzo Kelly, pastor.
Bluff City Baptist Church will be holding a revival on October 28th-30th at 7:00pm. Bro. Neal Ridling will be the evangelist. Special music each night by local celebrities including Brady Rhodes on Monday, Tim Steed on Tuesday, and the Glass Sisters on Wednesday.
LifeShare Blood Centers will have a blood drive Tuesday, October 29th from 8 am-1 pm at Brentwood Industries, 118 Industrial Park off Highway 29 North in Hope.
Martin’s 60th Celebration will be Tuesday, October 29th - 10:00 am to 7:00 pm at 914 North Hervey in Hope
The Prescott School Board will hold their regular meeting October 29th at 6pm in the board meeting room in building #5. The public is welcome.
Hope-Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee, Hosted by Historic Washington State Park – Brunson House, Wednesday, October 30th - 9: 30 am to 11:00 am in Washington.
Hope Police Department & Hempstead County Sheriff’s Office Spookfest & Haunted House Thursday, October 31st, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Hope Police Department on Washington Street. Plenty of food, candy, and games, with a Haunted House.
Hope Academy of Public Service will host a Halloween Chamber Coffee Thursday, October 31st from 9-10:30 am at the HAPS Cafeteria. Costumes welcome!
Disney's live-action version of the classic Aladdin will be at a Sunday Matinee November 3rd at 2:00 pm at Hempstead Hall in Hope. Admission is $4 for all ages
Historic Washington State Park will hold a Trial By Jury dinner and drama on Saturday, November 9th from 6 to 9 p.m. Experience 19th century justice in Washington as you take part in the “Trial by Jury” series. The evening will begin with a meal at Williams’ Tavern Restaurant and then will proceed to the trial drama. Reservations are required. Cost is $25 for adults and $20 for children under the age of 14. For more information, call 870-983-2684.
Knitting Basics Sunday, November 10th at Historic Washington State Park's 1874 Courthouse, from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. Admission: $15. Learning a handcrafted skill was common in 19th century Washington. In this workshop, instructors will guide you through the basic steps of knitting. Everything you need will be provided. Call 870-983-2684.
The CALL in Hempstead and Nevada Counties will hold an informational meeting Tuesday, November 23rd at 6 pm at First Baptist Church, 315 South Main in Hope. If interested in fostering, please remember married couples must have both spouses in attendance at the meeting. Contact Dixie Coffee at 501-607-8055.
Hope Police Department will observe National Night Out 2019 Tuesday, August 6th from 6-8 pm at Hope Fair Park. Food, fun and entertainment for all ages.Union Baptist Church, 1925 Highway 53 Bodcaw, will have the theme Farm Fresh Faith at their Vacation Bible School July 29-31 from 6:00-8:30 pm. For more information, call 870-703-6987The Hope-Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee Wednesday, August 28th from 9:30-11 am will be hosted by the Hempstead County Fair at the chamber officeHope-Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening at the new Hempstead County Library in Hope, Tuesday, August 27, 10:00 am-11:00 amThe Junior Auxiliary of Hope will hold their 57th Annual Spaghetti Supper Tuesday, September 17th from 4:00-7:00 pm, drive-thru only at Hempstead Hall in Hope. Tickets are $8 and available from any JA member. Proceeds go towards scholarships for Hempstead County students.AEDI Task Force Committee meetings Thursday, September 19th from 5-8 pm at Hempstead Hall in Hope. Still not too late to join a committee.Antioch Baptist Church, 799 Highway 332 near Deann, will hold its annual homecoming program Sunday, September 15th at 3:00 pm. Speaker will be Brandon Williamson of Tollette.All Hempstead County 4-H Livestock Show team members are to report to the District Fairgrounds in Hope at 7 pm Monday, September 23. Will work about an hour setting up the Farm Bureau Women's Committee Children's Barnyard. Bring shovels and wheel barrows if you have them. For more information call 870-777-5771 or email email@example.comLifeShare Blood Centers will have a blood drive Tuesday, October 29th from 8 am-1 pm at Brentwood Industries, 118 Industrial Park off Highway 29 North in Hope.
Hope Academy of Public Service will host a Halloween Chamber Coffee Thursday, October 31st from 9-10:30 am at the HAPS Cafeteria. Costumes welcome!
---Town of McNab will hold a public meeting to discuss a city sewage project Thursday, October 17th at 5 pm in the McNab Community Center