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Enjoy a treat while raising money for scholarships

Enjoy a treat while raising money for scholarships

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Have you tried Yogurt Mountain self-serve frozen yogurt yet?  Here’s a chance to try it out and earn some good karma points at the same time!

Saturday, March 12 is MOMcation day at Yogurt Mountain, located at 12315 Chenal Parkway.  When you present the voucher below, 20 percent of your purchase will go towards the MOMcation scholarship fund.

MOMcation is an all-inclusive retreat for moms and moms-to-be. It is held April 28-May1 at Heifer Ranch near Perryville Arkansas. Designed to be affordable, and accessible, MOMcation features organized activities combined with self-directed free time and the chance to connect with other moms.  MOMcation is presented by Today's THV and MomsLikeMe.com.

Yogurt Mountain is the ultimate self-serve frozen yogurt experience featuring 16 rotating flavors of delicious, authentic frozen yogurt and over 50 toppings.

Kids dress up for Children’s Health Fair at Park Plaza Saturday

Kids dress up for Children’s Health Fair at Park Plaza Saturday

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The 29th Annual Children’s Health Fair, sponsored by Arkansas Children’s Hospital, is Saturday, March 12, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Park Plaza Mall, 6000 W. Markham in Little Rock.

At the 29th Annual Children’s Health Fair, children will be invited to dress up as surgeons to have their pictures taken, make fingercasts, play fitness games,  learn about eating healthy, take home lots of souvenirs from the day and much more.  In all, 14 booths from Arkansas Children’s Hospital will be offering fun and educational activities. The theme this year is “The Wellness Wonders” and all activities are free.

This one-day annual event is designed to provide important health education for children and families through a variety of fun, hands-on experiences for participants.

Celebrate Purim at UALR

Celebrate Purim at UALR

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- UALR’s Middle Easter Studies Program will host a Purim celebration at 7 p.m. Monday, March 14, in the Donaghey Student Center’s Ledbetter Hall Room C.

Purim commemorates the deliverance of the Jewish people living throughout the ancient Persian Empire from a plot by Haman the Agagite to annihilate them. The festival will include  music, dance, and refreshments. The celebration is free, open to the public and is kid-friendly.

The event will feature the story of Purim, Hamentashen cookies, children's costumes, Israeli folk dances and Gragger noisemakers. For more information, contact Joshua Thomsen at jcthomsen@ualr.edu or 501-683-7028.

SPY presents "Annie" at 30th anniversary celebration show

SPY presents "Annie" at 30th anniversary celebration show

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Second Presbyterian Youth (SPY) of Little Rock are celebrating their 30th anniversary of spring musicals with their production of “Annie.”

The show runs March 11-12 at 7 p.m. and March 13 at 2 p.m. in the Great Hall of the church. There will also be a reception after the Saturday show.

Tickets are $10 for general admission, $15 for reserved seating, and $8 for children and seniors. Contact (501) 227-0000 for more information.

Offering HOPE to first-time homebuyers

Offering HOPE to first-time homebuyers

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.

"Arkansas Goes to War" as part of sesquicentennial event

"Arkansas Goes to War" as part of sesquicentennial event

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – “A Gathering Storm: Arkansas Goes to War” is the theme of the seventieth annual conference of the Arkansas Historical Association, which will be held April 14-16 in Little Rock. The deadline to register is March 15.

The conference will feature sessions on a variety of topics centering on events in Arkansas history as the state’s citizens prepared for military conflict. While many speakers will address events linked to the Civil War, other sessions will cover the U.S. Mexican War, World War I and the Korean War.

In addition to the history sessions, the conference includes a reception at the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History, an awards banquet at the Clinton Presidential Library, and tours of Civil War sites in Central Arkansas, Mount Holly Cemetery, and Oakland-Fraternal Cemetery.

Enjoy a short stack for a tall cause

Enjoy a short stack for a tall cause

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- You're invited to an Applebee's Flapjack Fundraiser breakfast to support I Can! Dance.

The cost is $7 per person. The event is Saturday, April 16 at 8 a.m. at Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar, 12110 Chenal Pkwy.

For more information call Lindsey Stone at (501) 940-1372 or Julie Mayberry at (501) 888-8222.