ARCO (Arkansas Regional Coalition of the Ouachitas) – Montgomery County Our purpose is to lead in promoting and advancing sustainable prosperity and well being for the people of Montgomery County, Arkansas through broad-based development including economic, community, educational and leadership initiatives.
A division of the University of Arkansas Agricultural Department, this organization provides education and information to the community about gardening, and volunteering. Community projects include the Montgomery County Courthouse grounds, Montgomery County Nursing Home, Tasty Acres, and the Caddo Gap “Indian Monument”. The Master Gardeners meet on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:00am […]
It is our mission to provide opportunities for students to achieve their personal best, become responsible and productive citizens, and embrace lifelong learning in a safe and positive environment. We believe all children can learn and excel with developmentally appropriate materials, practices, and strategies. We believe all children deserve a quality education in which individual […]
The Caddo-Womble Ranger District consists of approximately 310,000 acres located in the Ouachita Mountains. The district has very diverse natural resource and recreational programs. Annually, there are timber sales of 18 to 20 MMBF (million board feet), prescribed burns of 25,000 – 30,000 acres, diverse wildlife and fisheries programs, and a unique quartz minerals program. The district […]
The mission of Arkansas Extension Homemakers (EHC) is to empower individuals and families to achieve the best quality of life through: Continuing Education Strengthening individuals and families Developing Personal Skills through the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service Being an EHC member means belonging to one of the largest adult volunteer organizations in Arkansas. Programs […]
The Heritage House Museum of Montgomery County is a non-profit, local history museum dedicated to preserving the history and culture of Montgomery County and making that history available to the public through exhibits, outreach programs, and special demonstrations. The museum includes in its collection, items that originated in, were used in, or had an impact […]
Wind n Wood is a teaching garden, orchard, seasonal nursery, gift shop, truck-patch farm, rugged campground, private event venue, sanctuary, and our home. It is a place to heal the earth and the self, and extend that healing into the community and world. Learn how to make soap, lotion, paper, beer, or even a mud oven. Please visit our website to view the current Classes, Workshops and Weekend Intensives available.
The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain continues the tradition of being a comprehensive community college providing a broad range of educational programs and learning opportunities in the three county service area. In 2017, when the merger with the University of Arkansas System was finalized, the college name changed to the University of Arkansas Rich Mountain. […]