Thursday, 6:30 pm
2016 Community Banquet
Keynote Speaker: Joe Jacobs, Arkansas State Parks
Guest Speaker: Gar Eisele, Arkansas Regional Coalition of the
Volunteer Service Awards, Live Auction & Silent Auction, Dinner
Location: Lake Ouachita Baptist Church, 3586 Highway 270 E,
Mount Ida, AR 71957
Presented by: Mount Ida Area Chamber of Commerce
Saturday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
3rd Annual Old Time Festival - Story
Featuring Live Music, Food & Vendor Booths,
Hillbilly/Redneck Beauty Pageant, Storytelling Contest, & Car
Location: Bluebell Cafe and Country Store, 8 Highway 298 E,
Story, Arkansas 71970
Bluebell Cafe and Country Store
Thursday, 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Mount Ida Middle / High School Parent
for 5th-12th Grades
Saturday, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Montgomery County Master Gardener Annual Plant Sale
Location: Heritage House Museum of Montgomery County
819 Luzerne Street (At the intersection of Highway 27 and
May 1st & 2nd
Sunday & Monday
“Anne of Green Gables”
Location: 338 Whittington Street, Mount Ida, Arkansas
Presented by: Montgomery County Council for Performing Arts
May 27th & 28th
Friday & Saturday
Mount Ida Good Ol' Days Festival &
Live Music, Food & Vendor Booths, & Car Show
Friday, Good Ol' Gospel Show featuring The Prestons (Bluegrass
Location: Montgomery County Courthouse Square
Presented by: Mount Ida Area Chamber of Commerce,
The Frontporch Stage,
Mount Ida Youth Athletic Association
Ouachita Artists Gallery & Studio
April 2016 “Sampler” Class
. Sample of the different mediums our artists work in and teach
to the public.
Each Saturday class will be taught by a different teacher.
Classes are April 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30, 2016.
Fabric Collage, Photography, Folk Art Rose, Print Making and
Take one or all five classes.
Class times are 10-3 pm with the exception of the photography
class. It is 10-Noon.
Cost is $5.00 for photography class and all others are $10.00
Sign up sheet at the gallery. More info call 870-867-3115.
American Legion Post 313
Second Tuesday's at 6:30 PM
Location: Courthouse Annex, 117 Ray Dr., Mount Ida, Arkansas
Thursday's at Noon
Location: First United Methodist church.
Come to the fellowship hall entrance. All are welcome.
Questions? Contact Pat Smith, 870- 490-1836 or
Ouachita Artists Gallery & Studio
Friday's - Open Studio, 10:00am-6:00pm
Third Monday's, Program Meeting, 3:30PM
Special Guest Speaker and Demonstration
Open to the Public, Please park in the back.
First Wednesday's, 1:00pm
Montgomery County Yarn Workers
knitting and crocheting each Friday at the
Assisted Living Center in Mt. Ida.beginning at 3:30 p.m.
Teaching yarn crafts at no charge and can help with patterns and
If you have yarn to donate, or if you know of a need for
something we can make for a good cause, call Kathleena at
867-5154 or Betty at 867-3894.
Red Hat Ladies
Third Thursday's at 1:00PM
Location: Various Locations
First Wednesday's at 10:00
Location: Extension Office
Montgomery County Council for the Performing Arts (MCCPA)
1st Thurday at 5:00PM
Location: 338 Whittington Street, Mount Ida, Arkansas 71957
Mount Ida 4-H & Puddle Jumpers 4-H 2nd Monday 5:00
R.A.G.E. Teen Leader 4-H 2nd Thursday 5:00 Extension Office
Oden 4-H 4th Monday, 5:00 Pencil Bluff Baptist Church
2nd Tuesday, 6:30,
Strong Women Groups
· MWF 7:00 a.m. Extension Office
· MWF 8:45 a.m. Extension Office
· MWF 10:00 a.m. Extension Office
· TTh 6:00 p.m. Extension Office
· TTh 9:30 a.m. Lake Ouachita Baptist Church
· MWF 8:15 a.m., Barr Memorial Presbyterian Church
· MWF 8:30 a.m., Oden Baptist Church
Oden EHC Club
1st Tues 1:00 Oden Methodist Church
Joplin EHC Club
2nd Tues 1:30 Extension Office
Snap, Crackle, Pop Exercise Group
Every Tues & Thurs 9:00
Graham Court Recreation Hall
Stitchin’Friends EHC Club – Quilting & Sewing every Thursday.
First, third and fourth Thursday of each month from 9:00 am -
3:00 pm at the Montgomery County Extension Ofice in Mount Ida.
Meet at Cathy’s Quilting in Hot Springs on the second Thursday
of each month.
Yarn Workers EHC Club
Knitting & Crocheting every Friday 3:30
Assisted Living Center
Pine Ridge EHC Club
Quilting every Tues 9:00-3:00 Pine Ridge
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