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Regular Meetings

GREENWOOD AREA:

  • Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon meets every Saturday at 8 p.m. in the Wesley House next to the United Methodist Church, 20 W. Denver.
  • Alpha Delta Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha meets the third Thursday of each month.
  • American Cancer Society Relay for Life of South Sebastian County has their committee meetings every 2nd Thursday at Bancorp South in Greenwood. The meeting starts at 6 p.m. For more information, call Susan Dunn at 479-597-0474.
  • American Cancer Society Relay for Life of South Sebastian County has their team meeting every 2nd Thursday of the month at Bancorp South in Greenwood. The meeting starts at 6 p.m. For more information, call Susan Dunn at 479-597-0474.
  • Betty Wilkinson Senior Activity Center offers lunch at 11:30 each day, followed by cards, dominoes and visits with new and old friends. The center is open 5 days a week from 8 O’clock to 2 p.m.
  • Crisis Center for Women, providing services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, needs volunteers in the Sebastian County area. For more information please call 1-800-359-0056.
  • Dayton Extension Homemakers Club meets the first Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Dayton Community Building. For information about becoming a part of the club call 479-484-7737.
  • EMP Rural Fire Association, Inc. meets regularly at 6 p.m., the first Monday of each month, at the fire station located at 3204 So. Highway 253, Excelsior. If the first Monday is a holiday the meeting will be held on the second Monday.
  • Excelsior Extension Homemakers Club meets the third Thursday of each month at 10 a.m. at Farmers Bank Means Wilkinson Community Room. For information contact Julia Coleman at 996-7550.
  • Focus on Greenwood, a non-profit 501c3 organization, meets at noon every first and third Wednesday at the Farmers Bank Community Room. The purpose of the club is to work together for the benefit of the Greenwood community and it’s citizens. For more information, contact Paul Goldsmith at 414-3285.
  • Free classes to improve your reading, writing and math or prepare for the GED exam will be held every Monday at Greenwood High School from 5 to 8 p.m. and at Mansfield High School every Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. Open enrollment, call 785-1232 for more information.
  • Girl Scout Service Unit meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month at 6 to 8 p.m. at Farmers Bank. For more information, call 996-4943.
  • Good Neighbors Extension Homemakers Club meets the first Thursday of each month beginning at 10 a.m., in a member’s home in Greenwood. For information call the Sebastian County Extension Office at 479-484-7737.
  • Greenwood Art Guild meets every fourth Thursday of the month at Farmers Bank Community Room at 6:30 p.m. Interested parties are welcome and urged to attend.
  • Greenwood Chamber of Commerce holds its general membership meeting quarterly at noon at the United Methodist Church. These meetings will be on the third Thursday of March 15, June 21, Sept. 20 and Nov. 15. Board meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of each month and the Greenwood Chamber office. For more information call 996-6357.
  • Greenwood Chapter Order of the Eastern Star meets the second Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the Masonic Lodge behind the Greenwood Court House.
  • Greenwood Garden Club meets the fourth Tuesday of every month. For more information contact Carolyn Corbin at 996-4404.
  • Greenwood High School Basketball Booster Club meets the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Hospitality Room at the High School.
  • Greenwood Rotary Club meets every Friday at noon in the Means Wilkinson Community Center.
  • Greenwood Sebastian County Extension, Strong Women Program meets Monday’s and Thursday’s from 10 to 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church (The Roc) in Greenwood.
  • Greenwood Ministerial Alliance meets the first Thursday of each month at 9 a.m.
  • Greenwood Masonic Lodge #131 meets every second Thursday with dinner at 6 p.m. and the meeting at 7 p.m.
  • Greenwood MOPS (Mothers of Pre-Schoolers) for expectant moms and moms with kids through 5 years meets the second and fourth Wed. of every month at FBC of Greenwood at the Edge Building on the square from 9-11 a.m., Sept.-May. Childcare is provided. For more info call Sharon Scogin at 996-2166.
  • Greenwood Rural Fire Dept. meets the first Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Rural Fire Department, 12221 Hwy 96. If the first Monday of the month is a holiday, the meeting will be on the second Monday of the month.
  • Greenwood Round-Up Club, Meetings are the second Thursday of each month at the Fair Grounds at 7 p.m. For more information Jim Brown 479-461-1175.
  • Greenwood Sertoma Club meets at noon on Wednesday.
  • Jenny Lind Rural Fire Department meets the first and third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at Department #1.
  • Literacy Council of Western Ark. One-on-one tutoring is available to adults 18 and over in reading, writing, mathematical skills and English as a second language. ESL classes are available for students Tuesday and Thursday at the Fort Smith Library. Tutor workshops are available to train any interested adult to become a tutor. Volunteers are needed. For information call 783-2665.
  • Milltown/Washburn Rural Fire Association meets the first Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the station.
  • MOM (Moms of Military) meets the second Thursday of each month at the First Baptist Church ROC to pray for our men and women in the military. The group also sends cards and care packages. If you are interested in joining the group or would like to put your son, daughter, spouse, etc. on a prayer list please call Barbara at 996-4539 or Paula at 996-7718.
  • MOMS Club (Moms Offering Moms Support) of Greenwood/Fort Smith is a national, non-profit, support group for stay-at-home or part-time working mothers. General meetings will be the first Monday of every month at 10 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Greenwood. Children are always welcome. For additional information please call Trisha at 479-996-9566 or Linda at 479-648-8860.
  • Old Jail Museum in Greenwood is open on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the spring and summer. Special arrangements for tours may be made by calling the Chamber of Commerce at 996-6357.
  • Pop’s Bluegrass & Gospel Pickin’ is held the first and third weekend of each month at 12001 Wildwood Road in Mansfield, Ark. For information call Becky Walker at 479-461-4723.
  • South Sebastian County Historical Society meets on the Third Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Wilkinson Community Room at Farmers Bank. Interesting speakers and delicious refreshments.
  • South Sebastian County Youth Organization meets at the sports complex on U.S. Hwy 71 on the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m.
  • Weight Watchers meetings are every Tuesday, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, in the ROC.
  • Western Arkansas Children’s Foundation will meet the second Tuesday of the month at 6:30 .m. at BancorpSouth, 803 W. Center.
  • V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary meets every third Monday at 3 p.m. in the V.F.W. hall, south side of the Greenwood square, next to the Old Jail Museum.
  • V.F.W. Post #6527 meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in the V.F.W. Building, south side of the square, next to the Old Jail Museum.

OTHER AREAS:

  • Booneville Riding Club would like to invite any newcomers and members to Regions Bank at 7 p.m. the second Monday of every month for a meeting to discuss issues of the upcoming club activities.
  • Bost, Inc. Board of Directors meeting is held the fourth Monday night of each month at 7701 South Zero Street in Fort Smith. For more information call 478-5551.
  • Circle Up Squares is starting square dance lessons this month in Charleston. They will meet every Thursday evening at 6:30 p.m. in the Hug Chevrolet show room on Highway 22 in Charleston. Please call 479-462-2318 for more information.
  • Disabled American Veterans and Auxiliary meets the third Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. for the monthly meeting and pot luck dinner at 6000 S. Zero in Fort Smith. For more information call 646-0928.
  • Fort Smith Scottish Club meets at 6:30 p.m., the second Saturday of each month, at St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church at the corner of Old Greenwood Road and Country Club Ave.
  • Foster parent meetings are held every second Tuesday of the month at the Fort Smith Department of Health and Human Services Department, 616 Garrison Ave. on the third floor, from 10 a.m. to noon and from 6 to 8 p.m. for anyone interested. For more information about being a foster parent or adoption contact Lynda at 479-719-1393.
  • Gamblers Anonymous meetings will be Tuesday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Fort Smith Public Library, 3201 Rogers Ave.
  • Narcotics Anonymous 24 hour hotline, Help is available call 1-800-338-8750. Drug addiction can leave an individual feeling helpless and out of control, especially if you are the family member or friend of an addict.
  • Narconon Arrowhead can help. Narconon offers free counseling, assessments and referrals to rehabilitation centers nationwide by calling 1-800-468-6933 or logging onto “http://www.stopaddiction.comwww.stopaddiction.com. Don’t wait until it’s too late. Call Narconon now!
  • Poets of the Fort Smith branch of The Poets Roundtable of Arkansas meet 1:30 p.m. the third Friday of each month in the Fort Smith Public Library.
  • Central Extension Homemakers Club meets every third Thursday, at 10 a.m. at Barling Methodist Church, recreation Hall in Barling. For information about becoming a part of the club call 479-484-7737.
  • Sebastian County Conservation District meets every third Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. in the Conference Room of the USDA, Field Service Center located at 3913 Brooken Hill Drive in Fort Smith, Ark. at 10 a.m.
  • Survivors of Suicide, a volunteer support group for people who have lost a family member or friend to suicide, meets from 7-9 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month in the Sparks Regional Outpatient Chemical Dependency Building. Meetings are informal, sharing is voluntary and all information is strictly confidential.
  • Vietnam Veterans of America Fort Smith Chapter 467 meets the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. in Creekmore Park.

If you would like to be included in the bulletin board or regular meetings please submit your information by email to pnutter@greenwooddemocrat.com or fax information to 996-4122, you may also mail information to P.O. Box 398, Greenwood, Ark. 72936. Information will run on a space available basis.

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