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Around Town — November 13, 2013

Girls Inc celebrating 80 years

Girls Inc of Fort Smith (formerly Fort Smith Girls Clubs) is looking for past members, volunteers, parents, employees, staff, board members or any other supporters of Girls Inc for the upcoming 80th Anniversary celebration in the Spring of 2014. Please contact Girls Inc at 479-782-0375 or on Facebook at Friends of Girls, Inc.

Curves Holiday Market

Curves in Greenwood will be holding their annual Holiday Market on November 23 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Booth rental is available. Please call 996-9601 for more information

Nashville Live at Excelsior

Wanda Lloyd will emcee for Nashville Live, a 7-piece band, at the Excelsior Building on Highway 253 on December 6. The free concert is open to the public and will run from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. Everyone is invited.

Mansfield Christmas Parade

The City of Mansfield’s Annual Christmas Parade has been set for Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 2 pm. This years theme is ‘Hometown Christmas’. Line up will begin at the Mansfield Elementary School at 12:30 pm. For more info, contact Stephanie or Becky at the City Hall 479-928-5552.

Bulldog Christmas Parade

“A Bulldog Christmas Parade” presented by the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce will be held on December 9 at 7 p.m. The deadline to enter is December 6. Entries and rules are available through the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce.

Yule 5K Race registration

Registration time has arrived for the annual 5K Yule Race. The race will be held on December 14, 2013. There will be a prize for the best Christmas Theme outfit. Pre-registrations must be in by December 12 and T-shirts will be given to the first 150 pre-registrants. The forms are available online at under “Calendar of Events” or at the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce.